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Three dead in east Ukraine, Putin warns of 'abyss' 8:24am EDT

MARIUPOL, Ukraine (Reuters) - Separatists attacked a base of the Ukrainian national guard overnight and Kiev said three separatists were killed, the worst bloodshed yet in a 10-day pro-Russian uprising in east Ukraine, overshadowing crisis talks to resolve the conflict.  Full Article

Divers struggle in search for Korean ferry survivors 7:51am EDT 

JINDO, South Korea (Reuters) - Rescuers struggled with strong waves and murky waters on Thursday as they searched for hundreds of people, most of them teenagers from the same school, still missing after a South Korean ferry capsized 36 hours ago.  Full Article  

Search for Malaysia Airlines jet refocuses on drone scans of seafloor 6:12am EDT 

SYDNEY/PERTH, Australia (Reuters) - A deep-sea drone completed its much-anticipated first full scan of the seabed in the remote Indian Ocean, the team looking for a missing Malaysian jetliner said on Thursday, as an air and surface search became less likely to yield results.  Full Article