A pump jack is seen at sunrise near Bakersfield, California October 14, 2014.  REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Oil rally unsustainable: traders

LONDON - While oil futures prices rebound with vigor, traders paint a dramatically different picture of millions of barrels of crude oil failing to find a home.  Full Article 

Wall St. moves lower after Yellen says equity valuations high 11:25am EDT

- U.S. stocks moved lower in morning trading on Wednesday after U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said equity valuations are "generally quite high," and warned of potential dangers.


Andrew Liveris is one of the world’s best known CEOs. Inside Dow Chemical, though, company auditors have alleged he used his position to finance his lifestyle, favor his family or boost a charity that burnished his fame in Greece.  Full Article 

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen addresses the Institute for New Economic Thinking Conference on Finance and Society at the IMF in Washington May 6, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

'Potential dangers' in U.S. stock values: Yellen

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said high equity valuations could pose potential dangers but that stability risks across the U.S. financial system remained in check.  Full Article 

Andreas Lubitz runs the Airportrace half marathon in Hamburg in this September 13, 2009 file photo. REUTERS/Foto-Team-Mueller/Files

Germanwings pilot rehearsed crash

PARIS - The Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a jet in the French Alps rehearsed the maneuver on the morning of the disaster, and had twice been refused medical papers needed to fly.  Full Article 

Saudi Arabia's Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef (L) arrives with his uncle King Salman (R) to greet President Barack Obama at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, January 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

The all powerful triumvirate of Saudi Arabia

RIYADH - Changes in Saudi Arabia's leadership have concentrated power in an inner circle of the Al Saud dynasty, removing constraints on the monarch and making the conservative kingdom's strategic positions less predictable.  Full Article 

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L), meets with Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in New York April 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jason DeCrow/Pool

Iran nuke deal: Russia, China veto factor

UNITED NATIONS - Washington wants to be certain that any nuclear deal between Iran and major powers includes the possibility of restoring U.N. sanctions if Tehran breaks the agreement without risking Russian and Chinese vetoes.   Full Article 

On the UK campaign trail

David Cameron (R) and London Mayor Boris Johnson (L) react as they join a hand-printing session with children at the Advantage children's daycare nursery in Surbiton in southwest London, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Britain's most unpredictable election in a generation has entered its final day with the two main parties even in most polls.  Slideshow | Full Article 

Video shows the moment Nepal earthquake hits village near Langtang

Amateur video footage shows the moment an earthquake hit Kyanjin Gompa near Nepal's Langtang village which was entirely destroyed by a subsequent landslide. Julie Noce reprorts.