Fire-ravaged ferry still can't be towed to Italy so search for bodies, cause can begin

December 31, 2014 2:15 PM

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Fire-ravaged ferry still can't be towed to Italy so search for bodies, cause can begin

In this image taken from a Dec. 28, 2014 video and made available Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014 passengers of the Italian-flagged ferry Norman Atlantic wait to be rescued after it caught fire in the Adriatic Sea.

More than 400 people were rescued from the ferry, most in daring, nighttime helicopter sorties that persisted despite high winds and seas, after a fire broke out before dawn Sunday on a car deck. Both Italian and Greek authorities have announced criminal investigations into the cause of the blaze. I...

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