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China Ship Wreck Death Toll Jumps to 65

Rescuers in central China have recovered dozens more bodies from a sunken passenger ship that capsized in the Yangtze River, as hope dims for finding more survivors. The official Xinhua news agency said Thursday that 39 more bodies were found after authorities cut through the hull of the upturned cruise ship, bringing the death toll to 65. Only 14 people have been rescued since the ship went down in severe weather late Monday. Nearly 400 passengers, many of whom are elderly, remain...

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