Frantic race to save hundreds from ferry South Korean rescuers, including elite navy SEAL divers, worked frantically under floodlights overnight to search for nearly 300 people missing after a ferry sank with 458 on board, mostly high school students bound for a holiday island.
Tears and anger at ferry rescue confusion Confusion over the number of passengers rescued led to angry scenes among anxious relatives, who threw water at journalists trying to speak to survivors and at a local politician who arrived at the makeshift clinic.
`Deplorable' flaws The Court of Arbitration for Sport has blasted Jamaican anti-doping officials for the mishandling of a drug test by sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown that led to a successful appeal of the three-time Olympic gold medalist's two-year ban.
Fast work for tragedy brothers Late Fast and Furious star Paul Walker's brothers will stand in for him to complete the seventh movie in the blockbuster franchise, after the actor's death.
Bank sales raise value questions Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp is buying Wing Hang Bank for US$4.95 billion (HK$38.61 billion) in one of the biggest mergers of its kind in recent years.