Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett (R) talks with Kevin T. Clayton, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary Clayton Homes in one of the company's houses prior to the Berkshire annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska May 2, 2015. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Clayton Homes? No apologies

OMAHA, Neb. - Billionaire investor Warren Buffett defended his Clayton Homes unit against accusations that the manufactured home seller had preyed on lower-income purchasers with its lending practices.  Full Article 

Payrolls to test second quarter climate for Fed 4:16am EDT

LONDON - Always top of the data pile, this week will be no exception for the U.S. jobs report with a first interest rate rise likely this year despite a dramatic slowdown in the first quarter.

A young girl celebrates as she runs down the middle of West North Avenue with other protesters in West Baltimore, Maryland May 2, 2015.  REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Festive Baltimore rallies in hope

BALTIMORE - Thousands of people took to the streets of Baltimore as anger over the death of a young black man turned to hopes for change following swift criminal charges against six police officers.  Full Article 

May 2, 2015; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao box during their world welterweight championship bout at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Mayweather beats Pacquiao in megabout

LAS VEGAS - Floyd Mayweather Jr. cemented his place among the pantheon of boxing greats by improving to 48-0 with a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao in a fight that lived up to its immense hype and price tag  Full Article | Related Story 


Husband of Facebook's Sandberg dies

SAN FRANCISCO - SurveyMonkey CEO and husband of Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, Dave Goldberg, died unexpectedly on Friday night, his brother wrote in a Facebook post.  Full Article 

Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, appear with their baby daughter outside the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital, in London, Britain May 2, 2015. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

Duchess Kate gives birth to a daughter

LONDON - Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a girl, the couple's second child.  Full Article | Slideshow 

This computer-generated view depicts part of Mars at the boundary between darkness and daylight, with an area including Gale Crater beginning to catch morning light, in this handout image provided by NASA. REUTERS/NASA/JPL-CALTECH/HANDOUT

Cosmic rays may damage brains of astronauts

WASHINGTON - It may not be space debris, errant asteroids, supply shortages, thruster malfunctions or even the malevolent aliens envisioned in so many Hollywood films that thwart astronauts. It may be the ubiquitous galactic cosmic rays.  Full Article 

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Philippines disappointed as Pacquiao loses to Mayweather

Philippines boxing fans are disappointed after Floyd Mayweather preserves his unbeaten record with a unanimous decision victory over Manny Pacquiao. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).