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South Korean shipwreck survivors: Passengers told 'don't move' as ship sank

 Passengers aboard a sinking South Korean ferry faced a terrifying choice as the vessel rolled: obey commands barked over loudspeakers to stay in place, or don life vests and jump into the chilly ocean water.

Caught On Cam: Soldier surprise

(KPNX) There was a special moment at the Phoenix Suns basketball game Monday night. It was bigger than the playoffs or any win or loss. An eight year old boy was reunited with his dad.

AZ cops unleash crime fighting car

(KPNX) Law enforcement officials in Pinal County, Arizona have a new weapon. It's designed by law enforcement but looks like something straight out of a James Bond movie or Robo-cop.

Killer sponges found in Monterey Bay

The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute discovered new species of sponges living in the deepest depths of the Monterey Bay and marine biologists described them as "killer sponges." May Chow reports.

A brazen thief makes off with a 500 lb. hot tub

A brazen burglary in Denver is caught on camera. It's hard to believe one person could actually steal an item this size, Brian Maass reports.

Tensions rise

After a day of clashes that lasted into the night, the world is closely watching Ukraine this morning, as the country spirals further out of control.

Skincare for babies

(WXIA) Atlanta dermatologist Dr. Amy Kim has stepped into a whole new line of work. Along with her medical practice, she's developed a line of skincare products for babies.

The Ukrainian conflict

(NBC News) Pro-Russian crowds and forces, who have reportedly been sent from Russia, are staking their claim tonight to more of Eastern Ukraine.

A tribute to bombing victims

As Boston prepares for Tuesday's marathon, city leaders hold flag raising ceremony to remember victims of last year's bombing. Jay Gray reports.

'We are America, we own the finish line,' Biden says at Boston bombing memorial

A moment of silence at the finish line, the tolling of church bells and a solemn flag-raising ceremony capped the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing Tuesday.

Rescue operation underway as South Korean passenger ship sinks

A South Korean ship, with around 450 passengers on board, is sinking off the country's southwestern coast, CNN affiliate YTN has reported.

Toddlers and TV

(NBC News) Television and other electronic screens can have a hypnotizing effect on kids, and are used by many parents as a distraction, but a new study suggests this strategy may have long-lasting side effects.

Supremacist held in slayings

Authorities say the man behind Sunday's killings at two Kansas Jewish centers is a well-known anti-semanticist. Chris Clackum reports.

Michigan cleans up after Spring storm

Thousands of people in western Michigan are without power after strong winds and a spring thunderstorm swept through the area. Marc Thompson reports.

Senator Reid on ranch cattle battle, "We can't have an American people that violate the law."

Tempers have cooled over a cattle dispute that threatened to turn violent, in Nevada. The Bureau of Land Management started rounding up cattle, owned by a family that has been ranching since the 1800's.