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Bloomberg talks to reporters after meeting with Obama and business and civic leaders for an event to discuss his "My Brother's Keeper" initiative at the White House in WashingtonThe former New York City mayor announces plans to launch gun control effort aimed at battling the NRA.


2014-04-16 07:44:28 -0600

Rescue helicopters fly over a sinking South Korean passenger ferry that was carrying more than 450 passengers, mostly high school students, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, off South Korea's southern coast. Hundreds of people are missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters. At least four people were confirmed dead and 55 injured. (AP Photo/Yonhap) KOREA OUTNearly 300 people are missing and officials worry the death toll will rise.


2014-04-16 06:58:47 -0600

Several injured in Pittsburgh high school stabbingArmed with two kitchen knives, a student attacked 21 others and a security guard last week.


2014-04-16 08:02:48 -0600