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There are growing questions about the ferry crew's actions. The latest on the South Korean ferry disaster live on AC360.
June 12th, 2013
11:18 PM ET

Therapist: Victims adapt to survive

A therapist who's helping kidnapping victim Jaycee Dugard has advice for others rebuilding their lives after a traumatic ordeal. Anderson Cooper spoke with psychologist Rebecca Bailey about the will to survive and triumph after tragedy.

June 12th, 2013
11:08 PM ET

Adult lungs given to 10-year-old girl

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta says the biggest concern about Sarah Murnaghan's recovery is whether her body will reject her new lungs. The 10-year-old, who has cystic fibrosis, is recovering tonight after a six-hour surgery. Her parents fought so she could be eligible for priority on an adult organ list; the lungs she received were donated by an adult.

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June 12th, 2013
10:50 PM ET

RidicuList: Chewbacca imitations

Isha Sesay and Anderson Cooper break out their best Chewbacca impersonations, first on live TV, and now on the RidicuList.

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June 12th, 2013
10:30 PM ET

10-year-old in ICU after lung transplant

Sarah Murnaghan, a 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl with cystic fibrosis whose family fought to have young children prioritized for adult organs, received new lungs Wednesday, her family told CNN.

Her surgery took about six hours, and there were no complications resizing or transplanting the adult lungs, according to family spokeswoman Tracy Simon.

A statement said the family was elated and that the doctors say Sarah's prognosis is good.

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June 12th, 2013
09:40 PM ET

Greenwald 'staggered' by King accusation

Tonight Anderson Cooper asked Glenn Greenwald of The Guardian to respond to the accusations that he threatened to disclose the names of CIA agents, and the idea he should face consequences for his reporting on Edward Snowden and breaking the story on the U.S. surveillance programs.

Republican Congressman Peter King said on AC360 Tuesday night  if reporters linked to the NSA leaker willingly knew they were revealing classified information, they should be punished. Then today the lawmaker claimed Greenwald was threatening to reveal the names of CIA personnel, which King considers a direct attack on America. For that, King is calling for Greenwald to be prosecuted.

Greenwald calls King's allegations a fabrication.

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June 12th, 2013
09:31 PM ET

What is a derecho?

A fast-moving storm system struck parts of the Upper Midwest hard on Wednesday evening, delivering blows to Chicago and many other communities before moving quickly to inflict damage farther east.

The Windy City itself experienced gusts that measured about 50 mph around 6 p.m. (7 p.m. ET), in addition to dime-size hail, the National Weather Service's Chicago branch said.

Cities and towns near Chicago were affected as well.

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