South Korea ferry disaster: Death toll climbs to 59

The official number of dead from the South Korea ferry disaster has reached 59, NBC News' Bill Neely reports.


The official death toll from the Korean ferry disaster is now 59. More than 240 remain missing.Divers inside the ship overnight.More out now


Death of South Korea ferry boss confirmed

South Korean police has said that a body found last month in the south of the country belonged to a fugitive businessman who headed the family that owned the operator of a ferry that capsized in April, killing more than 300 people.