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.

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Boy who raised ferry alarm thought to have drowned

A South Korean boy who first raised the alarm about the sinking Sewol ferry has been found drowned, his parents believe.

Reuters news agency reports that the boy's parents had seen his body and clothes and concluded he was their son, but he has not been formally identified with a DNA test.

NBC News Correspondent Bill Neely reports that the boy - whose family name is Choi - has been missing for a week:

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