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Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 at 1:10 AM

"I Am Sorry": Ferry Captain Speaks as He's Led off to Jail

The captain of a South Korean ferry that sank, leaving hundreds missing, apologized Saturday as he was taken away to jail in handcuffs, NBC News reported. Lee Joon-seok, who has been charged with abandoning ship, defended his delay in ordering an evacuation. He said he feared passengers would drown in the water if they left the capsized ship because rescue boats had not yet made it to the area. Divers searching the ferry on Saturday spotted three bodies inside it, officials said. Dozens of people have been confirmed killed in the maritime disaster, most of them teenage students. Read »
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 at 1:54 AM

Search of Target Area for Missing Jet May Be Done in Days: Report

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 4:39 PM

Diplomacy DOA: Russia's Deal on Ukraine in Doubt

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 3:30 PM

Where's Ukraine? Most Americans Don't Know

Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 at 12:27 AM Website Flagged in Heartbleed Review

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 7:05 PM

Univ. of Calif. Admits More Latino Students Than Whites for 1st Time

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 11:22 PM

Armed Robbers Storm NJ Scrap Metal Yard, Tie Up Hostages, Shoot at Cops

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014 at 11:05 AM

I think he would do it.  

— Russian President Vladimir Putin Asked if he thought Barack Obama would save him if he were drowning. Obama is a "decent and quite courageous person," Putin also said.
Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 at 12:10 AM

Clinton Docs Offer Glimpse Into Failed Health Care Fight

Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 at 1:22 AM

Oakland Woman Died of Overdose at Coachella: Coroner

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 4:04 PM

Groundbreaking SpaceX Rocket Blasts Off

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 8:27 PM

Stunt Pilot Bails by Parachute Just Before Fiery Crash

A stunt pilot narrowly escaped by parachute Friday when his single-passenger plane crashed in a fireball onto a northern Vermont interstate, charring the ground beneath it. Dan Marcotte, an experienced aerobatic stunt performer, bailed from the plane in the nick of time, before it crashed into a lane of Interstate 89 North near the Canadian border. Firefighters found him dangling in his parachute from a tree and cut him down. He was not seriously injured, police said, and no drivers were hit. Read »
Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 4:15 PM

U.S. Delays Controversial Keystone Pipeline Decision

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 11:13 PM

7-Alarm Fire Guts Jersey Shore Beach Homes

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 9:37 PM

Suspect in Custody in Attempted NYC Baby-Snatching