Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
895 stories in section, viewing 1 through 10

Updated 14 hours ago
Obama faces fight in Congress on Iran
WASHINGTON -- If the negotiations with Iran now in their final hours in Switzerland produce the framework of a deal, President Barack Obama will face a leviathan task of selling it to a skeptical Congress.

Published 17 hours ago
Prince William starts work as air ambulance pilot
LONDON — Britain’s Prince William has started his new job — working as air ambulance helicopter pilot.

Updated 17 hours ago
Bangladesh blogger hacked to death
DHAKA, Bangladesh — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital today, and two of the attackers were caught near the scene, police said.

Published 18 hours ago
Iran says U.S. drone kills 2 advisers
BAGHDAD — Iran’s Revolutionary Guard says a U.S. drone strike killed two of its advisers near the Iraqi city of Tikrit, where a major offensive is underway against the Islamic State group, but the U.S. said today its coalition conducted no airstrikes in the area during the time of the incident.

Published 23 hours ago
Strong quakes hit in South Pacific
SYDNEY  — A pair of strong earthquakes struck off the South Pacific nations of Tonga and Samoa today, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage and no tsunami warning was issued.

Published 23 hours ago
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

3/29/2015 4:04 PM
Liberia urges caution to beat Ebola
MONROVIA - Liberia called upon Ebola survivors on Sunday to extend a period of sexual abstinence or protected sex beyond an already advised three months following their recovery, amid fears the country's latest case may have resulted from sexual transmission.

3/29/2015 1:43 PM
ISIS beheads 8 Shiites in Syria
BEIRUT — A new video released by the Islamic State group on Sunday shows its fighters cutting off the heads of eight men said to be Shiite Muslims. The video posted on social media said the men were beheaded in the central Syrian province of Hama.

3/29/2015 8:39 AM
25 hospitalized as Air Canada plane skids off runway
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia — An Air Canada plane made an “abrupt” landing and skidded off the runway at the Halifax airport in bad weather, and officials said early Sunday that 25 people were taken to a hospital for observation and treatment of minor injuries.

3/29/2015 6:29 AM
Pope Francis leads Palm Sunday procession
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has walked solemnly through St. Peter’s Square in a Palm Sunday procession to usher in Holy Week ahead of Easter.

Recommended for You