People gather at the site of an air strike at a residential area near Sanaa Airport March 26, 2015. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Yemen's president flees as Saudis keep up air strikes

SANAA/ADEN, Yemen - Yemen's President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi left his refuge in Aden for Saudi Arabia as Houthi rebels battled with his forces on the outskirts of the southern port city.  Full Article | Video 

Senate passes Republican budget with deep safety net cuts 4:26am EDT

WASHINGTON - The Senate passed a Republican-authored budget plan early on Friday that seeks $5.1 trillion in domestic spending cuts over 10 years while boosting military funding.

German police officers shield a person leaving the house believed to belong to the parents of crashed Germanwings flight 4U 9524 co-pilot Andreas Lubitz in Montabaur, March 26, 2015. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Co-pilot suffered from depression six years ago

BERLIN - The pilot who appears to have deliberately crashed a plane carrying 149 others into the French Alps received psychiatric treatment for a "serious depressive episode" six years ago, German tabloid Bild reported.   Full Article 

An image of Twitter's new Periscope app taken from Reuters video.

Twitter's Periscope a new rival for Meerkat

Twitter has unveiled Periscope, its live-streaming app to rival Meerkat and other emerging apps that have captured the attention of the social media industry.  Video | Full Article 

A plate which was coated with an antibiotic-resistant bacteria called Klebsiella with a mutation called NDM 1 and then exposed to various antibiotics is seen at the Health Protection Agency in north London March 9, 2011. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett (BRITAIN - Tags: HEALTH SCI TECH)

White House crafts plan to fight superbugs

NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES - The White House is due to issue a plan to slow the growing and deadly problem of antibiotic resistance, one that requires massive investments and policy changes from a broad array of U.S. government health agencies.  Full Article 


Supermassive black hole detector unveiled

Construction of the world's largest and most powerful observatory designed to detect and analyze gamma rays has been completed in Mexico. Scientists hope to use the observatory to learn more about the supernovas and black holes that produce them.  Video | Full Article 

Workers clear Thai train wreckage

Work begins to clear the wreckage after two trains collided in central Thailand, injuring dozens. Paul Chapman reports.

Starbucks Chief Executive Howard Schultz speaks during the company's annual shareholder's meeting in Seattle, Washington March 18, 2015. REUTERS/David Ryder

Top CEOs, by their salaries

The average realized pay for S&P CEOs was $15.9 million last year. A look at which executives benefited from the bullish market.  Full Article