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A man watches a TV news program on the reward poster of Yoo Byung-eun at the Seoul Train Station in Seoul Ferry Sinking: Fugitive Billionaire 'Found Dead'
Orange News  21 July 2014, 23:54 Ferry Sinking: Fugitive Billionaire 'Found Dead' Tweet Police are believed to have found the body of a fugitive billionaire wanted after a ferry disaster in South Korea. They began... (photo: AP / Lee Jin-man)
FILE - In this July 28, 2010 file photo specialist Donald Civitanova, left, and trader Maier Tarlow work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange U.S. stock slip to start the week; Six Flags sinks
Ohio  NEW YORK: The stock market drifted lower to start the week as more companies lined up to post their quarterly earnings. Mounting tensions between Russia and the West over the downed plane in Ukraine... (photo: AP / Richard Drew, filw)
Investors look at the share index at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, Oct. 10, 2008. Asian shares fall as Malaysia jet downing hits sentiment
The Times of India TOKYO: Asian shares sagged in early trading and a drop in Treasury yields pressured the dollar after news of a downed Malaysian airlines jet at the Ukraine-Russia border sent investors scurrying into... (photo: AP / Lai Seng Sin)
Residents walk by debris after powerful Typhoon Haiyan slammed into Tacloban city, Leyte province, central Philippines on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. Philippines Prepares for Typhoon Rammasun
Voa News VOA News Thousands of residents in the northeastern Philippines have evacuated their homes ahead of the arrival of the country's first typhoon of the season.... (photo: AP / Aaron Favila)
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Business district area in Ho Chi Minh City,Vietnam Xinhua Insight: Vietnam's provocations sour economic ties
Xinhua HAIKOU, July 13 (Xinhua) -- The once-bustling mahogany furniture trade fair at a port in south China's Hainan Province is seeing shrinking orders as recent clashes... (photo: WN / RTayco)
File - Rescuers carry the body of one of the victims of a boat that sank off Java island after it was found washed ashore on a beach, in Cianjur, West Java, Indonesia, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. Lost at sea: Australia's refugees
Al Jazeera - With one boat carrying Sri Lankan asylum seekers sent back and a second stuck in legal limbo on the high seas, Australia finds itself in uncharted waters on the... (photo: AP)
File - Helicopter ride over the Great Barrier Reef at the Whitsunday Islands, Australia. Great Barrier Reef impact from dredging could cost ‘as much as $1bn’
The Guardian FOI documents reveal a wide disparity between cost estimates from developer and marine park authority Internal emails from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority... (photo: Creative Commons / Sarah Ackerman)
 KLps1 - May 07 - W.A,Australia - Pollution - Environment - Emission - Global Warming - Climate Change - Carbon - Traffic.(ps1)  Australia can cut carbon emissions to zero and still grow, says report
Canberra Times The carbon tax may be all but dead, but a global plan for avoiding the worst impacts of climate change has found Australia could overhaul its fossil fuel dependent energy... (photo: WN/Patricia)
Panamanian presidential security detail walks on the deck aboard a North Korean-flagged ship at the Manzanillo International container terminal on the coast of Colon City, Panama, Tuesday, July 16, 2013. Panama court frees captain of seized N Korea ship
The Guardian PANAMA CITY (AP) — A Panamanian court has acquitted the captain and two other officers of charges stemming from the seizure of a North Korean ship last July for... (photo: AP / rnulfo Franco)
President Barack Obama walks across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, during his arrival on Marine One helicopter, Friday, May, 9, 2014. Obama Seeks $500 Million to Train, Equip Syrian Rebels; Army General Selected to Head Iraq Advisers
National Journal By Jordain Carney Follow on Twitter June 27, 2014 By Jordain Carney ( @jordainc) Welcome to NJ's Early Bird, today's best national security, defense, and foreign policy... (photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
In this photo taken from the Royal New Zealand air force (RNZAF) P-3K2-Orion aircraft, co-pilot Squadron Leader Brett McKenzie looks out of a window while searching for debris from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, in the Indian Ocean off the coast of western Australia on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Australia announces new search area for MH370
The Hindu The search area for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will shift further south in the Indian Ocean to a 60,000-square-km arc after analysis of satellite data,... (photo: AP / Greg Wood, Pool)
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Family members of passengers aboard the sunken ferry Sewol struggle with a security officer, right, while attempting to attend a pretrial hearing of the ferry's crew members at Gwangju District Court in Gwangju, South Korea, Tuesday, June 10, 2014.
South Korea: Crew Of Sunken Ferry Go On Trial
Rescuers check on a half submerged boat after it collided Monday night near Lamma Island, off the southwestern coast of Hong Kong Island Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.
80 People Injured In Hong Kong High-Speed Ferry Accident
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For millions of years, Antarctica, the frozen continent at the southern end of the planet, has been encased in a gigantic sheet of ice.
Antarctica’s Accelerating Ice Collapse
Passersby walk by an electronic market board showing Japan's stock prices in Tokyo, Tuesday, July 22, 2008.
Nikkei falls 0.75 pct as U.S. shares lose ground, yen rises
Marine Drilling Tankers
A South Korean owner who runs a factory in the stalled South Korea and North Korea's joint Kaesong Industrial Complex, stands just outside of military barricades set up on Unification Bridge near the border village of Panmunjom, which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, in Paju, north of Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, May 30, 2013.
North and South Korea exchange fire near disputed sea boundary
File - Guards scan for supicous characters during an anti-government rally during a memorial for the children killed in recent bomb blasts in Bangkok, Thailand, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014.
Thai government to lift Bangkok emergency as tension eases
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File - A rescuer carries a child after a boat carrying asylum seekers sank off Java island, in Cianjur, West Java, Indonesia, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Rescuers were searching Wednesday for dozens of asylum seekers still believed missing after their boat sank in Indonesian waters on the way to Australia.
Australia asylum: Why is it controversial?
The Antarctic iceberg,  Amundsen Sea is an arm of the Southern Ocean off Marie Byrd Land in western Antarctica. It is bounded by Cape Flying Fish, the northwestern tip of Thurston Island to the east and Cape Dart on Siple Island to the west.
Bad news for sea-level rises as quickening Antarctic winds point to faster ice melt