Smoke rises during an air strike on an army weapons depot on a mountain overlooking Sanaa, Yemen April 20, 2015. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Yemen air strike kills 25, wounds hundreds

SANAA - An air strike on a Scud missile base in the Houthi-controlled Yemeni capital Sanaa triggered a big explosion that killed 25 people and wounded almost 400.  Full Article 

Stocks firm after China stimulus, euro hit by Greek anxiety 1:37am EDT

TOKYO - Asian stocks were firm on Tuesday after China's latest step to prop up its faltering economy lifted global equities, while the euro was pressured on growing worries a cash-strapped Greece may default on its debt.

Migrants trying to reach Greece are rescued by members of the Greek Coast guard and locals near the coast of the southeastern island of Rhodes April 20, 2015. REUTERS/Argiris Mantikos/Eurokinissi

EU proposes doubling rescue effort for migrants

CATANIA, Italy/LUXEMBOURG - The European Union proposed doubling the size of its search and rescue operations, as the first bodies were brought ashore of some 900 people feared killed trying to reach Europe.  Full Article |  

An illustration picture shows the logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone next to the picture of an official German taxi sign in Frankfurt, September 15, 2014. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Uber must face suit claiming it snubs the blind

The popular taxi-hailing app Uber must defend against a lawsuit accusing the popular ride-sharing service of discriminating against blind people by refusing to transport guide dogs, a federal judge ruled.  Full Article 

Helicopters fly from the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) during a resupply mission with the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) in this Navy handout picture taken in the Gulf of Oman April 13, 2015 and released April 20, 2015. REUTERS/U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Scott Fenaroli/Handout

U.S. sends more warships near Yemen

WASHINGTON - The U.S. has sent an aircraft carrier and a guided-missile cruiser into the waters near Yemen, as concerns mount over Yemen's escalating conflict.  Full Article 

New Jersey Governor and probably 2016 Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie speaks at the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, New Hampshire April 17, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Christie's approval rating falls to lowest level yet

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie continues to lose favor at home as he attempts to woo would-be voters in other states for a possible 2016 Republican presidential campaign.  Full Article 

A radiologist examines breast X-rays after a cancer prevention medical check-up at the Ambroise Pare hospital in Marseille, southern France.    REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

U.S. panel issues new mammogram guidelines

CHICAGO - New mammogram screening guidelines from an influential panel of U.S. experts reaffirm that breast cancer screening should begin at age 50 for most women, but they acknowledge that women in their 40s also benefit.   Full Article 

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Japan, U.S. say made significant trade progress before summit

Japan and U.S. end two days of negotiations, saying they made significant progress in trade talks ahead of summit. Rough cut. (No reporter narration.)