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Captain Of Doomed Ferry Sentenced

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 11.11.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Enraged parents wept and screamed as a judge sentenced a South Korean ferry captain to 36 years in prison Tuesday for negl...

Student Survivors Give Harrowing Testimony Of Sinking Ferry

AP | Posted 07.28.2014 | World

ANSAN, South Korea (AP) — Students who survived the South Korean ferry disaster testified Monday they were repeatedly ordered by loudspeaker to stay...

Fugitive South Korea Ferry Businessman's Body Found

Reuters | Posted 09.20.2014 | World

(Adds details from police news conference) SEOUL, July 22 (Reuters) - South Korean police said on Tuesday that a body found last month...

South Korean Ferry Crew On Trial

AP | YOUKYUNG LEE | Posted 08.10.2014 | World

GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — Hostile spectators cursing, shouting and weeping behind them, 15 crew members from the sunken South Korean ferry appeare...

New Body Found After South Korean Ferry Disaster

AP | Posted 06.05.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A victim from the sunken South Korea ferry was retrieved in waters 40 kilometers (25 miles) from the capsized vessel Thurs...

2nd Diver Dies In Search Of Sunken South Korean Ferry

AP | Posted 07.29.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A civilian diver died Friday during the search for people still believed trapped inside a sunken South Korean ferry, the s...

South Korea Ups Reward For Mysterious Ferry Owner

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 07.26.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has boosted to half a million dollars a reward for tips about the mysterious billionaire who the authorities b...

S. Korean President Vows To Disband Coast Guard In Wake Of Ferry Disaster

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 07.18.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's president announced plans Monday to disband the coast guard and root out corruption and collusion between re...

Homicide Charges For Captain, 3 Crew For South Korea Ferry Disaster

Reuters | Posted 07.14.2014 | World

(Adds quote, details) By Ju-min Park MOKPO, South Korea, May 15 (Reuters) - The captain and three senior crew members o...

Families Of Ferry Victims March On Presidential Palace

Reuters | James Pearson and Ju-min Park | Posted 07.08.2014 | World

SEOUL/INCHEON, South Korea, May 8 (Reuters) - Family members of hundreds of children killed when a ferry sank last month led a sombre march on South...

5 Detained For South Korea Ferry Disaster

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 07.07.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The head of the company that owns a South Korean ferry that sank and left more than 300 people dead or missing was formall...

Crisis Leadership: What Flight 370, the South Korean Ferry, and the Donald Sterling Incident Can Teach Us

Tasha Eurich, Ph.D. | Posted 07.07.2014 | Business
Tasha Eurich, Ph.D.

In any emotionally-charged situation, the courage to do what's right is within all of us--we just need to be mindful enough to make the right decisions.

Diver Dies Searching For South Korean Ferry Victims

Reuters | Posted 07.05.2014 | World

By Narae Kim SEOUL, May 6 (Reuters) - A diver lost consciousness and died on Tuesday during the search operation for victims still missing afte...

Damning Evidence Emerges In South Korea Ferry Disaster

AP | YOUKYUNG LEE | Posted 05.04.2014 | World

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — The doomed ferry Sewol exceeded its cargo limit on 246 trips — nearly every voyage it made in which it reported cargo ...

Divers Search Unopened Rooms Of South Korean Ferry

AP | JUNG-YOON CHOI | Posted 05.03.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Divers battled strong currents and wind Saturday to search unopened rooms in a sunken South Korean ferry for 70 missing pa...

South Korean Sinking Ferry Videos Reportedly Capture Passengers In Their Final Moments

Posted 05.01.2014 | World

"Are we going to die?" "Should I call Mom? Mom, this looks like the end of me." "Are we becoming a Titanic?" Cell phone video obtained by the...

Warning About Ferry's Stability Problems Ignored

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM and YOUKYUNG LEE | Posted 04.30.2014 | World

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — An off-duty captain of the sunken South Korean ferry has told investigators that the owners ignored his warning that the s...

South Korea's President: 'I Am Sorry'

AP | Posted 04.29.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's president has apologized to the public for the government's poor initial response to a ferry sinking that ha...

South Korean Prime Minister Resigns Over Ferry Sinking

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM and YOUKYUNG LEE | Posted 06.27.2014 | World

JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Divers on Monday renewed their search for more than 100 bodies still trapped in a sunken ferry after weekend efforts were ...

South Korean PM Resigns Over Response To Ferry Disaster

Reuters | Posted 06.26.2014 | World

(Adds departure for PM delayed) By Narae Kim SEOUL, April 27 (Reuters) - South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won ann...

Paper Butterflies, Ancient Railways And A Dancer Mourned: Week In Photos

Posted 04.26.2014 | World

Nothing quite compares to the power of a photograph to communicate the goings on in the world. Ranging from the serious to the silly, these photos off...

Entire Ferry Steering Crew Now In Custody

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM and YOUKYUNG LEE | Posted 06.26.2014 | World

JINDO, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's prime minister offered to resign Sunday over the government's handling of a deadly ferry sinking, blaming "d...

South Korea Sent Wrong Bodies To Ferry Disaster Families

AP | Posted 06.24.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — As visiting President Barack Obama offered South Koreans his condolences Friday for the ferry disaster, the South Korean g...

Furious Relatives Swarm Officials Over Sunken Ferry

AP | GILLIAN WONG and YOUKYUNG LEE | Posted 06.24.2014 | World

JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Frustrated relatives of the scores of people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol staged a marathon confronta...

Boy And Girl Tied Life Jackets Together Before Drowning On Ferry

Reuters | James Pearson and Meeyoung Cho | Posted 06.23.2014 | World

SEOUL, April 24 (Reuters) - A boy and girl trapped in a sinking South Korean ferry with hundreds of other high school students tied their life jacke...