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Seven Dead, Almost 300 Missing After Ferry Sinks

Posted On April 17, 2014

(Seoul) -- A desperate search continues for nearly 300 people still missing after a ferry sank off the coast of South Korea. So far seven people are confirmed dead. Passengers reported hearing a loud noise before the ship began taking on water. The ferry was carrying more than 450 people. Most of them were high…

Two Groups Want Pope To Back Fossil Fuel Ban

Posted On April 16, 2014

(Undated) -- Two groups are trying to get Pope Francis to agree with a ban on fossil fuels. "The Guardian" reports GreenFaith and Australian Religious Response to Climate Change sent a letter to the Pope saying it was immoral to make money off fossil fuels. The groups believe Francis' influence can help "avert the worst…

Almost 300 Missing After Ferry Sinks

Posted On April 16, 2014

(Seoul) -- So far at least six people are confirmed dead after a ferry sank Wednesday morning off the southern coast of South Korea. Nearly 300 people are still missing. Passengers reported hearing a loud noise before the ship began taking on water. Rescue crews have resumed their search for survivors. The ferry was carrying…

China’s Economic Growth Slows

Posted On April 16, 2014

(Beijing) -- More bad news from China, which saw its economy grow at its slowest pace in 18 months. China's economy grew seven-point-four percent in the January-March quarter as compared to the previous year. It's the slowest annual growth since the third quarter of 2012. Chinese officials have all but ruled out pumping stimulus into…

Chinese Company Teaming With King Digital To Distribute “Candy Crush”

Posted On April 16, 2014

(London) -- It looks like "Candy Crush Saga" is getting set to conquer a new frontier. Game creator King Digital Entertainment has announced it will team with China's Tencent Holdings to distribute the game. A King spokesman said the Chinese company has the largest mobile social network in China, with an estimated 225-million users. The…

  • Pet Patrol

    Found Chihuahua

    Posted on April 15, 2014
    Location: Patriot, Indiana

    Found male Chihuahua on North Road in Patriot. Call to…