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Chibok, Nigeria

CNN

Nigerian military searches for abducted girls

[Breaking news published at 3:51 p.m. ET]

Only eight of the 129 Nigerian schoolgirls abducted this week by Boko Haram militants are still missing as more of them "have been freed," the Nigerian military said Wednesday. A rescue operation is ongoing.

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

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Boston bomb suspect can see autopsy photos

Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should be allowed to view autopsy photos of the attack's victims and meet with his sister without being watched by the FBI, a federal judge said Wednesday.

Boston backpack suspect Kevin or Kayvon Edson

Suffolk DA's Office

$100K bail in alleged Boston bomb hoax

A judge on Wednesday set bail at $100,000 for a man accused of carrying a fake bomb near a Boston crowd that was marking the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings.

South Korean ferry sinks

JTBC

'Nightmarish' obstacles in Korea ocean rescue

It began as a routine ocean passage on calm seas. Passengers bound for a resort island were just stirring, some eating breakfast. Suddenly, the ferry began to list. At some point, a loud bang shook the ship.

Suddenly, hundreds of people aboard the fer...

Bluefin-21

U.S. Seventh Fleet Public Affair

MH370: Passengers' families release questions

Families of some of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 passengers released a list of questions Wednesday that they said authorities have so far not answered.

Many of the 26 questions focus on technical issues involving emergency locator transmit...

Father hugs daughter rescued from sinking ferry, South Korea

Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

Survivors tell of panic on board ferry

It was supposed to be a class trip to a resort island that's considered the Hawaii of Korea. Instead, a ferry capsized in the Yellow Sea, and hundreds of people are unaccounted for.

South Korean ferry sinks, rescuers

Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

What caused South Korean ferry to sink?

As divers searched frigid waters off South Korea in low visibility, hoping to save hundreds of passengers, a dominant theory emerged about how the ferry sank on Wednesday.

Richard Kirk

Denver Police Department

Woman shot dead while on phone with 911 for 13 minutes

A Denver woman's frantic phone call with a 911 dispatcher was fatally cut short when her husband allegedly shot her, police say.

Michael Bloomberg

Bloomberg to mount $50 million NRA challenge

Michael Bloomberg is investing a chunk of his personal fortune to minimize the influence of the National Rifle Association.

The former New York City mayor pledged $50 million to his new group Everytown for Gun Safety, an umbrella organization for his...

Ukrainian helicopters

Reuters

Ukraine militants, army in tense standoff

Pro-Russian militants appeared to tighten their grip on Ukraine's eastern town of Slaviansk on Wednesday as Ukrainian military forces massed nearby in an uneasy standoff.

On a day of fast-moving events in the restive region, officials in Transnistria,...

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What things cost in America: 1914 and 2014

Counting out money

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The Consumer Price Index rose 0.2 percent in March, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics said increases in the shelter and food costs accounted for most of the rise. See how much things like homes, cars and milk cost in 1914 compared to today's prices.

Hundreds missing after South Korean ferry sinks

South Korean ferry sinks, rescuers

Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

Rescue boats and helicopters are scrambling to find almost 300 passengers, including scores of high school students, missing after a ferry sank off the southwest coast of South Korea.

Best/worst jobs of 2014

Roofer, man working on roof

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Looking for a new job this year? CareerCast.com lists the best and worst occupations of 2014.

39 dead after Wash. landslide

Rescue workers, Washington landslide

Washington State National Guard

At least 39 people are dead after a landslide tore through an area of rural Washington north of Seattle in March.

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