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Ukraine politician killed
Ukraine's acting president has ordered the relaunch of military operations against pro-Russian militants in the east after two men were allegedly tortured to death.

Body count in South Korea ferry disaster reaches 113
The confirmed death toll from the South Korean ferry that capsized last week has reached 113, as divers recover more bodies from the sunken hull.

Boy flies to Hawaii in plane's wheel well
United States officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet

Haitians in America warned to re-register for Temporary Protected Status
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services has warned eligible nationals of Haiti who currently have Temporary Protected Status to re-register by May 2.

Huge turnout for Boston Marathon, heavy security presence
A year after a pair of homemade pressure-cooker bombs near the finish line killed three people and wounded more than 260 others, thousands turned out today for the Boston Marathon.

Transcript reveals confusion over South Korean ferry evacuation
Many people followed the captain's initial order to stay below deck, where it is feared they remain trapped. Fifty-eight bodies have been recovered, and about 240 people are still missing.

Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help
Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister met with the passengers' relatives in Kuala Lumpur to talk about where to go next. Financial assistance was discussed and family members were urged to submit a plan.

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter
Well over 150,000 tourists ó Romans and pilgrims, young and old ó turned out for the Mass that Francis celebrated at an altar set up under a canopy on the steps of St. Peter's Basilica.

Ukraine, Russia trade blame for eastern shootout
Ukraine and many in the West fear that such clashes could provide a pretext for Russia to seize more Ukrainian territory.

South Korea ferry recovery could take two months
One hundred and seventy four survivors have so far been rescued and Korean officials say divers are battling strong currents in poor visibility to find missing passengers.

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