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Updated 6:02 PM EDT, Wed, Apr 01, 2020

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Chinese Authorities Announce Capsized Eastern Star Final Death Toll is 442, 12 Survivors

Chinese authorities announced on Saturday that they have recovered up to 442 bodies from the capsized Eastern Star passenger ship. There were only 12 survivors, and not 14 as previously reported.

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Yangtze River Cruise Accident Death Toll Reaches 396

Nearly 400 bodies have been recovered from the Eastern Star passenger ship since it capsized on the Yangtze River earlier in the week.

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Hopes of Finding More Eastern Star Survivors Dims – Rescue Ends, Identification of Corpses Begins

Rescue efforts aimed at extricating trapped survivors from the capsized Eastern Star passenger ship ended last Thursday evening. Authorities are now focusing on recovering and identifying the dead passengers instead.

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Capsized Eastern Star Update: Families of Missing Passengers Getting Frustrated Over Lack Official News

Families and friends of the missing Eastern Star passengers are getting frustrated over the unwillingness of local authorities to release more details about the tragedy.

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Yangtze River Accident: Over 400 Passengers Still Trapped in Capsized Ship, Rescue Effort Continues

Rescuers are still searching for survivors among hundreds of passengers that are trapped inside a ship that capsized in China's Yangtze River due to a storm.

Rescue workers conduct a search in the Yangtze river after a ship carrying 458 people sank on Monday night.

Ship Sinks In China’s Yangtze River, More Than 450 People Missing; What Caused Ship To Sink?

A cruise ship with 458 passengers sank around 9:28 p.m. Monday after passing a storm in the Yangtze River in southern China. While 10 people were rescued, one person was killed and nearly 450 remain missing, most of senior age, according to state media Tuesday.

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