Family-run Oil Firms Squeezed by Natural Gas
Small, family-owned heating oil companies in the Northeast are facing stiff competition from cheap natural gas, with thousands of homeowners making the switch. (Nov. 7)
Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War"
Every year, two rival parishes on the northern Greek island of Chios fire handmade rockets at each other's bell towers to celebrate Orthodox Easter. (April 19)
Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster
The captain of the Sewol Ferry was arrested on Saturday under charges of negligence and abandoning passengers when the ship started to sink. Two other crew members were also arrested. (April 19)
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Here's the latest news for Saturday, April 19th: Captain arrested in South Korea ferry disaster; 13th body recovered from Mount Everest avalanche; French journalists freed from Syria; 19th anniversary of Oklahoma City bombing.
Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite
Flames from thousands of candles illuminated the dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a spiritual event in Orthodox Easter rites. (April 19)
Ceremony Marks 19th Anniversary of OKC Bombing
People gathered at the Oklahoma City National Memorial on Saturday morning for a ceremony marking the 19th anniversary of the bombing that killed 168 people, including 19 children. (April 19)
Raw: Four French Journalists Freed From Syria
Four French journalists held hostage in Syria for 10 months have been released, officials said Saturday, the latest batch of reporters to be freed in what has become the world's deadliest conflict for the media. (April 19)
Raw: Massive 7.2 Earthquake Rocks Mexico
A powerful 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck in Southern Mexico Friday causing homes and businesses to crumble and forcing residents out into the streets. (April 18)
Matt Goss Proposes a Proposal Song: 'I Do'
Matt Goss is proposing the ideal proposal song: "I Do," and has some words of advice for Justin Bieber. The British crooner formerly of the 80s band Bros has released a new solo album, "Life You Imagine." (April 18)
Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested
Police arrested the captain and two other crew members of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago, leaving more than 270 people missing and 29 people dead, the Yonhap news agency reported Saturday. (April 18)