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A family member of missing passengers who were on the South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank in the sea off Jindo covers her face as she cries at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 18, 2014. The death toll from a capsized South Korean passenger ferry rose to 25 on Friday as parents of missing schoolchildren blamed the ship's captain for the tragedy after he and shipping company officials made emotional apologies for the loss of life. REUTERS Issei Kato  SOUTH KOREA - Tags: DISASTER MARITIME TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY  - RTR3LR5N Issei Kato Reuters
South Korea ferry captain may have delayed evacuation

Fresh questions arose about whether quicker action by the captain of a doomed ferry could have saved lives, even as rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of passengers still missing Friday and feared dead.

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  • Toronto mayor Rob Ford speaks to supporters during his election campaign launch in Toronto on Thursday, April 17, 2014. Nathan Denette Canadian PressRob Ford launches re-election bid: 'I won't back down' - 2014-04-17 7:08 AM

    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has officially launched his re-election campaign before a crowd of cheering supporters — sticking to the bread-and-butter issues he has stressed over his last four years as mayor.

  • CBCAmanda Todd case: RCMP announce 5 charges against Dutch citizen - 2014-04-17 2:28 PM

    B.C. RCMP have announced child pornography and internet luring charges against a 35-year-old Dutch citizen in connection with the online sexual extortion of Amanda Todd.

  • The Canada Border Services Agency introduced a new tool on its web site intended to help travellers, who are either visiting Canada or who are returning home from the U.S., plan their drive through any one of Canada's 26 busiest borders before leaving for the long weekend. Jason Kryk The Canadian PressBorder wait times tool launched for Easter weekend - 2014-04-17 6:25 PM

    The Canada Border Services Agency introduced a new tool on its web site Thursday to help travellers minimize their wait times at the Canada-U.S. border on Easter weekend. CBC News wants to hear from you! Tell us how long you waited to get into Canada and where did you cross? Tweet us with the hashtag #cbcborder

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  • RCMP lay charges in Amanda Todd caseRCMP lay charges in Amanda Todd case - 2014-04-17 7:51 PM

    VANCOUVER - Five charges including child pornography, extortion, criminal harassment and Internet luring have been laid by RCMP against a man in the Netherlands in connection with the Amanda Todd case, an online bullying story that captured millions across the world.

  • Sister describes brother's stabbing in Regina - 2014-04-17 6:34 PM

    REGINA - The sister of a man stabbed in a random attack at a Regina shopping mall says his life was saved by a woman who stopped and applied pressure to his wound.

  • Toronto Mayor Ford holds re-election launch - 2014-04-17 6:08 PM

    TORONTO - Toronto’s controversial Mayor Rob Ford threw a large party _ complete with recorded music and a live band _ for the official launch of his re-election campaign.<

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