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Saudi intelligence chief quits 
  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:44:33 EDT 
    Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the man behind the kingdom's committed policy to topple Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has stepped down from his intelligence post, according to the country's official news agency.

'X-Men' director hit with sex abuse suit 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:53:50 EDT 
    A lawsuit filed Wednesday accuses "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing a teenage boy 15 years ago.

Facebook launches friend-tracker 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:00:42 EDT 
    Your phone always knows where you are. And now, if you want, your Facebook friends will always know where you are, too.

McCarthy, Wahlberg get engaged 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:01:53 EDT 
    What are the odds that Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg will give us the '90s wedding of our dreams?

Bloomberg: We'll fight NRA with sense 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:03:02 EDT 
    A year ago on Thursday, the U.S. Senate failed to pass a bill that would have helped fix our nation's gun laws by requiring background checks on all purchases of firearms. Ninety percent of all Americans -- and more than 80% of gun owners -- believe that all people should be subject to such checks. And even though the bill won majority support in the Senate -- more than 50 members -- it was not enough to break a filibuster.

Bloomberg anti-gun push will fail 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:00:56 EDT 
    Michael Hammond says Michael Bloomberg's pledge to spend $50 million on gun safety is arrogant and will fail

Why MH370 families need lawyers 
  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:48:55 EDT 
    As the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 continues, both the Malaysian government and the airline have come under sharp criticism. Some say that all involved parties, including the manufacturer Boeing, are circling their wagons and bracing for a long public relations siege while the families of the missing passengers continue to grieve.

Did Pistorius cross-exam hurt him? 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:03:25 EDT 
    Did murder accused Oscar Pistorius help or harm his defense during cross-examination?

Divers enter ferry's second deck but are forced back 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:12:55 EDT 
    Divers made it into the South Korean ferry, now fully submerged, that sank on Wednesday, but were forced back due to rough seas. Hundreds are still missing; 28 are dead.

Families fear end to rescue operation 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:03:13 EDT 
    With difficult weather conditions conspiring against rescue efforts and frustrated, angry relatives accosting officials at Jindo port, chances of finding survivors from the Sewol ferry that unexpectedly sank Wednesday are decreasing with each passing hour.

Tearful ferry captain apologizes 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:01:41 EDT 
    Captain could face charges for abandoning ship in South Korea ferry disaster. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.

Ferry divers face rough waters 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:02:42 EDT 
    Storms, cold water, low visibility & strong currents are just some of the hazards slowing the South Korean ferry mission.

Where could air pockets be? 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:13:57 EDT 
    CNN's Tom Foreman explains how air pockets might form on the sinking South Korean ferry, potentially saving students.

Where was ferry going? 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:14:26 EDT 
    The ferry that capsized on April 16 off the coast of South Korea was headed to Jeju Island, the country's biggest island and one of South Korea's nine provinces.

Mom: 'Our children are drowning' 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:49:07 EDT 
    Christine Kim had to convince her daughter Billy to go on the trip. Now, she stands on the cold, gray harbor, wondering if she'll ever see her girl again.
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