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South Korea seeks arrest warrant for ferry captain

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korean state prosecutors are seeking an arrest warrant for captain Lee Jun Seok as investigators look into the actions of the crew of the ferry that capsized and sank off the country's southwest.

The 69-year-old Lee is...

12 killed, 4 missing in Everest avalanche

KATMANDU, Nepal -- Authorities called off the rescue operation for survivors after 12 Nepali climbing guides were killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest Friday, as bad weather closed in.

The Tourism Ministry said the search would resume Saturday...