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Putin warns Russia may cut Ukraine gas, urges EU cooperation Pressident Vladimir Putin on Thursday sent a letter to leaders of 18 European countries, warning them Russia could yet cut gas supplies to Ukraine, but suggesting that Moscow and Brussels work together to help restore the crisis-hit country's battered economy
    S. Korea ferry transcript reveals evacuation panic Published: 04/21/2014 08:34 Panic-stricken and fumbling for a response, the crew of a South Korean ferry dithered over the evacuation of passengers in the crucial final moments before it sank, a transcript released Sunday revealed, as divers began retrieving bodies from the vessel
    Malaysia Airlines jet in emergency landing after tyre bursts Published: 04/21/2014 08:32 A Malaysia Airlines plane with 166 people aboard was forced to make an emergency landing in Kuala Lumpur early Monday in another blow to its safety image after the loss of flight MH370
    19 bodies pulled from submerged Korean ferry Published: 04/20/2014 18:44 Divers retrieved the first bodies Sunday from inside the submerged South Korean ferry that capsized four days ago with hundreds of children on board, as families angered by the pace and focus of the rescue efforts scuffled with police
    S. Korean relatives divided over whether to raise ferry Published: 04/20/2014 18:40 Four days after South Korea's shattering ferry disaster, grieving relatives were split Sunday over whether to approve an end to the search for survivors and let cranes raise the vessel to the surface
    Current underwater search for Malaysia plane could end within a week Published: 04/19/2014 16:08 The current underwater search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, focused on a tight 10 km (6.2 mile) circle of the sea floor, could be completed within a week, Australian search officials said on Saturday
    Korea Ferry captain says evacuation delayed for safety Published: 04/19/2014 08:40 The arrested captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized with 476 people on board said Saturday he had delayed evacuating the ship because of the sea conditions and the absence of rescue ships
    S. Korea ferry captain arrested, divers 'glimpse' bodies Published: 04/19/2014 07:57 Investigators on Saturday arrested the captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized three days ago with 476 people on board, as divers finally accessed the submerged vessel and spotted what they believed to be bodies
    Powerful earthquake rattles Mexico, shakes buildings Published: 04/18/2014 21:45 A magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck Mexico on Friday, shaking buildings in the capital and sending people running out into the street
    Kiev warns separatists of "actions" next week Published: 04/18/2014 20:53 The Ukrainian government warned on Friday it could take "more concrete actions" next week if pro-Russian separatists do not end their occupations of public buildings
    Rescued S. Korean school vice principal in apparent suicide Published: 04/18/2014 16:22 A high school vice principal rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry that sank with hundreds of his students on board was found dead Friday, in what media reports said was an apparent suicide
    S.Korea investigates capsized ferry crew, stowage as rescue hampered Published: 04/18/2014 11:14 A junior officer was steering a South Korean ferry when it capsized two days ago, investigators said on Friday, as rescuers battled strong tides and murky waters to search for hundreds of missing, many of them school children, feared trapped in the vessel

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