The USS Bonhomme Richard is at the scene of an overturned South Korean ferry, standing by to help with rescue efforts.
U.S. Naval Forces Korea Public Affairs reports the passenger ship Sewol sank off South Korea’s southwestern coast on Wednesday with more than 450 people aboard.
As many as 340 of the passengers were high school students on a field trip, according to Reuters.
Capt. Heidi C. Agle ...