Arun Rath http://wgcu.org en In South Korea, Ferry Rescue Efforts Yield Only Grisly Results http://wgcu.org/post/south-korea-ferry-rescue-efforts-yield-only-grisly-results Transcript <p>ARUN RATH, HOST: <p>It's ALL THINGS CONSIDERED from NPR West. I'm Arun Rath. It has been a grim Easter Sunday for relatives of passengers who were on the ferry that capsized off the coast of South Korea on Wednesday. The death toll from that disaster is now over 50, with about 240 people still missing, most of them high school students. Today, divers started retrieving bodies from inside the vessel.<p>NPR's Anthony Kuhn is covering the story in Seoul and joins us now. Anthony, it took divers about four days before they could get in the ship and recover bodies. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:12:00 +0000 Arun Rath 9505 at http://wgcu.org In Defiance Of Arrests, Protests Erupt Again In Venezuela http://wgcu.org/post/defiance-arrests-protests-erupt-again-venezuela Transcript <p>ARUN RATH, HOST: <p>Now to Venezuela where violent clashes continue between antigovernment protesters and national guard security forces who are using water cannons and tear gas to break up demonstrations. On Friday, dozens of people, including journalists, were arrested. And on Saturday, more protests erupted around the city. So far, 18 people have died.<p>Joining us now in Caracas is reporter Girish Gupta who has been covering the unrest. Sun, 02 Mar 2014 22:12:00 +0000 Arun Rath 7859 at http://wgcu.org Angola 3 Inmate Tastes Brief, 'Bittersweet' Freedom http://wgcu.org/post/angola-3-inmate-tastes-brief-bittersweet-freedom Herman Wallace <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/10/04/229315414/angola-3-inmate-dies-just-days-after-being-freed">died early Friday</a> in New Orleans, three days after gaining his freedom. Wallace had spent the previous 41 years in solitary confinement in Louisiana.<p>While already serving a 50-year sentence for armed robbery, Wallace was convicted of the murder of a prison guard in 1974, along with Robert King and Albert Woodfox. Sat, 05 Oct 2013 21:37:00 +0000 Arun Rath 3216 at http://wgcu.org Angola 3 Inmate Tastes Brief, 'Bittersweet' Freedom