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A buoy is towed by South Korea Navy boat to install to mark the sunken 6,852-ton ferry Sewol in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, south of Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 18, 2014.
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 The Independent 
South Korea ferry: Third officer 'had helm' say authorities investigating if sinking ship took 'drastic turn'
Fri 18 Apr 2014
Authorities involved in the rescue operation for passengers on the South Korea ferry, which capsized with over 470 people on board, have said the captain of the ship gave the wheel to a third mate... (photo: AP / Lee Jin-man)
Danwon High School students hold papers with messages such as "come back," "miss you," "love you" and "don't loose your hope" for their friends who are missing after Wednesday's ferry disaster during a candlelight vigil at the school yard in Ansan, South Korea, Thursday, April 17, 2014.
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 Denver Post 
South Korea town grieves for students missing in ferry disaster
Fri 18 Apr 2014
ANSAN, South Korea — The most poignant reminders of what has been lost here are the most ordinary. Desks in the classrooms of Danwon High School in Ansan, where dozens of students were missing... (photo: AP / Woohae Cho)
South Korean Coast Guard officers try to rescue missing passengers from a sunken ferry in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, South Korea, Thursday, April 17, 2014.  The Daily Telegraph  Thu 17 Apr 2014
South Korean ferry disaster: Six-year-old girl rescued as ship's captain apologises
Six-year-old Kwon Ji-yeon was rescued from the sunken ferry off South Korea as a man identified as the ferry's captain briefly appeared on TV to say he was "sorry and deeply ashamed" 9:32AM BST 17 Apr... (photo: AP / Ahn Young-joon)
South Korean Coast Guard officers try to rescue missing passengers from a sunken ferry in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, South Korea, Thursday, April 17, 2014.  Voa News  Thu 17 Apr 2014
South Korea Continues Search for Survivors of Sunken Ferry
Zlatica Hoke WASHINGTON — South Korea continues desperate efforts to save some 300 people still missing a day after a ferry carrying about 470 passengers sank off the country's southwestern coast.... (photo: AP / Ahn Young-joon)
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Now North Korea asks Foreign Office to act over London hairdresser's Kim Jong-un stunt London Evening Standard Wed 16 Apr 2014
Now North Korea asks Foreign Office to act over London hairdresser's Kim Jong-un stunt
Diplomats from the reclusive and repressive regime sent a letter to the Foreign Office on Monday calling for it to take “necessary action to stop the provocation”,... (photo: UN / Evan Schneider)
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People watch a TV news program showing a sinking passenger ship, at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Al Jazeera Wed 16 Apr 2014
Passenger boat sinks of South Korean coast
At least one person has been reported dead, and six people were injured when a South Korean ferry carrying hundreds of passenegrs sank off the country's south-west coast.... (photo: AP / Ahn Young-joon)
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Lee Yong-dae's doping ban reversed The Times of India Tue 15 Apr 2014
Lee Yong-dae's doping ban reversed
SEOUL: South Korea's Olympic badminton gold medallist Lee Yong-dae has had his one-year ban for missing dope tests reversed, the Badminton World Federation announced on... (photo: Creative Commons / Pierre-Yves Beaudouin)
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Employees of Korea Internet Security Center work after computer networks at two major South Korean banks and three top TV broadcasters went into shutdown mode en masse, at a monitoring room in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Business Insider Sat 12 Apr 2014
Internet Speeds In South Korea Really Do Blow Away The Rest Of The World
One of the most fascinating things I learned after spending a week in Seoul, South Korea was how connected the country is. There's free WiFi just about anywhere you go,... (photo: AP / Han Jong-chan)
Internet   Internet in South Korea   Photos   Seoul   Wikipedia: Internet in South Korea   World
Exterior of Facebook headquarters in Palo Alto, Calif., Monday, Jan. 3, 2011. Business Insider Sat 12 Apr 2014
The 10 Companies That Tried To Buy Facebook
Facebook isn't just popular with its 1.3 billion (and counting) users. According to The Facebook Effect, Fortune editor David Kirkpatrick's... (photo: AP / Paul Sakuma)
David Kirkpatrick   Facebook   Internet   Photos   The Facebook Effect   Wikipedia: Facebook
Money traders work as U.S. dollar is traded at 89.30 yen and Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 stock average is at 8252.52 points Friday afternoon, Dec. 12, 2008. The dollar's fall to a 13-year-low against the yen also accelerated selling on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, hitting hard exporters such as autos and electronics. The greenback fell as far as 88.16 yen in the afternoon, its lowest level since Aug. 2, 1995 when the U.S. currency fell to 88.02 yen while the Nikkei average lost 484.68 points, or 5.56 percent, to close at 8,2 STL Today Fri 11 Apr 2014
Tech sell-off sends Asian stock markets lower
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were lower Friday as investors dumped technology stocks and a drop in U.S. jobless claims failed to boost investor... (photo: AP / Shuji Kajiyama)
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