Nearly 300 missing after South Korean ferry capsizes: coastguard

JINDO, South Korea (Reuters) - Almost 300 people were missing after a ferry capsized off South Korea on Wednesday, despite frantic rescue efforts involving coastguard vessels, fishing boats and helicopters, in what could be the country's biggest maritime disaster in over 20 years.

Source: feeds.reuters.com
Many missing as S Korea ferry sinks


Almost 300 people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 459 people capsized and sank off South Korea, officials say.

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Youth club 'to auction' Banksy art


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Source: www.bbc.co.uk

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Earth Day or Earth Daze?


John Stossel, FOX Business
"The heavens reek, the waters below are foul ... we are in a crisis of survival." That's how Walter Cronkite and CBS hyped the first Earth Day, back in 1970. Somehow we've survived since then, and most of life got better, although I never hear that from the worrywarts.Of course, some things got better because of government: We passed environmental rules that got most of the filth out of the air and sewage out of lakes and rivers. Great -- but now we're told that we're in big trouble because greenhouse gases cause global warming. I mean, climate change."Crop yields are down, deaths from heat...

Source: www.realclearpolitics.com

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Walmart's Out Of Stock Problem: Only Half The Story?


Walmart has a problem, and in acknowledging it, the company might have taken the first steps to solving it. The problem is framed as involving out of stock merchandise. According to the retail blog RetailWire, the empty shelf problem was first reported by Bloomberg early last year. Fellow Forbes contributor

Source: www.forbes.com

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