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Suicide concern 
  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 05:03:42 EDT 
    The grief of any parent who loses a child is unimaginable. But that pain is amplified now in South Korea, due to the uncertainty over the fate of hundreds -- many of them children on a school field trip -- on a sunken ferry and how this east Asian nation's culture copes with such heartache.


Split loyalties 
  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 09:15:05 EDT 
    CNN's Arwa Damon finds increasing polarization in the industrial city of Mariupol.


Opinion: Why Geneva accord is victory for Russia 
  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:02:43 EDT 
    For the first time in months, the ever-worsening Ukraine crisis seemed to have taken a surprising turn for the better. A snap meeting in Geneva brought together the foreign ministers of Ukraine, the European Union and the United States with their Russian counterpart, despite earlier threats by the Kremlin not to participate.


Is Geneva accord victory for Russia? 
  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:19:50 EDT 
    The Geneva accord on Ukraine looked like it might bring some respite to the crisis -- but has it actually given Russia a chance for expansion?


Murky waters cloud the horror 
  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:21:21 EDT 
    Divers carrying out the grim search of the sunken ferry face challenging conditions.


'We are not getting help' 
  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 05:06:28 EDT 
    Angry and frustrated families try to march on the president to demand answers.


'Nothing is changing' 
  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 05:02:10 EDT 
    As the South Korean Coast Guard pulls in to the dock, bleary-eyed families watch to see if their loved ones were retrieved from the sea.


Scenes from the field 
  Fri, 06 Dec 2013 03:12:27 EST 


    Ferry tragedy 
      Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:35:25 EDT 
      Passengers on the doomed South Korean ferry could not board lifeboats because the vessel had listed too much, a crew member reports.


    Everest survivor 
      Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:38:09 EDT 
      A Sherpa recalls how he survived Mount Everest's deadliest accident.


    Prince George 
      Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:37:07 EDT 
      Prince George takes a special interest in an Australian animal on a zoo trip.


    Ancient tooth 
      Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:39:06 EDT 
      Mastodons are long extinct, but apparently it wasn't tooth decay that did them in.


    From humble GIF to high art 
      Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:37:32 EDT 
      When you think of GIFs, those never-ending sequences of looping motion, you're more likely to associate them with lightly humorous viral content than a respectable art form.


    The world's top furniture fair 
      Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:02:53 EDT 
      This year around 300,000 visitors are expected to attend the Milan's Salone del Mobile, the world's largest and most important furniture fair.


    Rise of the mega-museums 
      Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:51:38 EDT 
      From the British Museum to the Louvre, the world's leading museums house treasured artifacts and storied works of art. They may protect centuries of culture, but they don't want to be perceived as dusty relics themselves.
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