Among the string of horrible news from Japan, there have been a few bright spots.
A 60 year old man was rescued from 9 miles out to sea on Sunday. A tweet to MSNBC's Ann Curry helped an American family locate a relative who had been in Minamisanriku, a village that was mostly destroyed. A 4 month old baby and her family were recovered alive from Ishinomaki.
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