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.

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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

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