Bangladesh building collapse toll rises to 433 Rescuers found more bodies in the concrete debris of a collapsed garment factory building Thursday and authorities say it may take another five days to clear the rubble. In addition to the 433 confirmed dead, police report that 149 people are still missing in what has become the worst disaster for Bangladesh’s $20 billion-a-year garment industry. More
Jones called 'greatest country singer of all time' The country music world reacted with deep emotion upon learning of the death of legendary singer George Jones. Here's a sampling of quotes and tweets about Jones: "The world has lost the greatest country singer of all time. Amen." - Merle Haggard More
38 At least 36 dead as fire rages through Russian psychiatric hospital Thirty-eight people were feared dead after a fire raged through an isolated psychiatric hospital north of Moscow on Friday, killing some patients in their beds and others who were trapped by barred windows. Most of the patients died in their sleep inhaling the fumes as they were likely sedated by prescribed medicine, a police source told the RIA Novosti news agency. More
Student wrongly tied to Boston bombings found dead Reddit apologized for the 'dangerous speculation' on the site that pointed fingers at the student. A body pulled from the water off Indian Point Park in Rhode Island has been identified as the Brown University student mistakenly linked by amateur sleuths on a social media site to the Boston bombings. More
4th Chinese missing in capsize - CHINAdaily Reports: Some texts from doomed ferry were faked - USA Today 04/18/2014 - 3:50 pm | View Link
Indonesia boat sinks, many missing - MSN UK Boat loaded with Good Friday observers capsizes in Indonesia; 7 dead - Minneapolis Star Tribune 04/18/2014 - 8:37 am | View Link
Ferry sinks off South Korea; 6 dead, 290 missing - Erie Times-News ... other passengers floated to an exit and swam to a nearby fishing boat. ... trip -- were still missing after the ... Six were confirmed dead ... 04/16/2014 - 12:23 pm | View Link
'The ship went boom': Survivors speak of chaos as South Korea ferry ... - South China Morning Post ... the crew of what appeared to be a small fishing boat, struggled to ... found dead inside the sinking ferry. By nightfall nearly 300 were ... 04/16/2014 - 11:28 am | View Link
South Korea ferry disaster: 6 dead, 290 missing - New Zealand Herald The Lede: Korean Coast Guard Video of Ferry Rescue - New York Times 04/16/2014 - 7:19 am | View Link
Two Dead, Scores Missing As S. Korea Ferry Sinks Some could be seen sliding down the steeply inclined side of the ferry and into the water, as rescuers, including the crew of what appeared to be a small fishing boat, struggled to ... concerned” about those still missing. “The ship was already almost ... 04/20/2014 - 9:50 pm | View Link
7 dead, dozens missing as another boat sinks leaving dozens of people missing and at least seven dead, police said. Rescuers and fishermen saved 30 injured people who were rushed to a hospital, local police spokesman Lt. Col. Okto Riwu said. The fishing boat was designed to hold only 30 people but ... 04/18/2014 - 1:13 am | View Link
Two fishermen dead and three missing after boat sinks off Asturias coast Another fishing boat, the Kika, found the two bodies in the water. Three crew members remain missing. Four of the rescued fishermen were taken to hospital by helicopter. Two of them are in a serious condition due to the effects of hypothermia. A helicopter ... 04/17/2014 - 7:43 am | View Link
At least 6 dead, hundreds missing as ferry sinks off S. Korea coast With their breathing room disappearing, some passengers floated to exits and swam to a nearby fishing boat. But 290 of the 475 people aboard — many of them high school students on a class trip — were still missing after the ferry sank yesterday off the ... 04/17/2014 - 5:50 am | View Link
Ferry sinks off South Korea; 6 dead, 290 missing With their breathing room disappearing, the 36-year-old businessman and some of the other passengers floated to an exit and swam to a nearby fishing boat. But 290 ... Hundreds Missing After South Korean Ferry Sinks Play Video He said he was certain that ... 04/16/2014 - 5:46 pm | View Link
International News | World News Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews 04/22/2014 - 6:27 pm | View Website
Seven migrants dead, two missing after boat sinks in ... ATHENS: Seven migrants including two children died early on Tuesday after their boat sank in the Aegean Sea, Greek port authorities said. Two others ... 03/18/2014 - 6:51 am | View Website
Two dead and six missing after fishing boat sinks in ... Two people drowned and six more are missing after a fishing vessel sank overnight half a mile off Cabo de Peñas in Asturias. Nine people were aboard the Santa Ana ... 03/10/2014 - 2:24 pm | View Website
Crew rescued from raft after fishing boat sinks off Burin ... The crew of a Canadian fishing vessel was rescued Saturday after the boat sank off the Burin Peninsula in eastern Newfoundland. 02/22/2014 - 8:31 pm | View Website
BBC News Dozens of people are missing after a boat carrying refugees from ethnic conflict in western Burma sinks in the Bay of Bengal. 11/2/2013 - 7:55 pm | View Website
RINGGOLD, Ga. -- Authorities in northwest Georgia say a woman and her two grandchildren drowned on a farm in Catoosa County.
Sheriff Gary Sisk says 60-year-old Renee Monroe, 3-year-old Regan Cohen and 18-month-old Jaxson Cohen died Monday when Monroe drove a utility vehicle into a pond on their farm near Ringgold.
Sisk tells the Times-Free Press of Chattanooga that the incident appears to be accidental.
ATLANTA — A gay rights group filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday challenging Georgia’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriages.
Lambda Legal filed the lawsuit on behalf of seven people and seeks class action status. They are suing the state registrar, a clerk of the Gwinnett County Probate Court and a Fulton County Probate Court judge in their official capacities.