A person rescued from the Norman Atlantic vessel in the Adriatic sea is carried by medics off the ambulance as they arrive at the Antonio Perrino hospital in Brindisi, December 28, 2014. Italian and ... more 
A person rescued from the Norman Atlantic vessel in the Adriatic sea is carried by medics off the ambulance as they arrive at the Antonio Perrino hospital in Brindisi, December 28, 2014. Italian and Greek helicopter crews prepared to work through the night to airlift passengers in pairs off a burning ferry adrift in the Adriatic Sea, battling darkness and bad weather that hampered rescue efforts by other ships throughout Sunday. REUTERS/Ciro De Luca (ITALY - Tags: DISASTER TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) less 
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Sun, Dec 28, 2014 1:06 PM EST