A court official displays pieces of shrapnel taken from the body of Boston Marathon bombing victim Krystle Campbell and presented as evidence in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Boston, Massachusetts March 26, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Boston bomb trial turns focus to grisly deaths

BOSTON - A medical examiner gave graphic testimony about the injuries suffered by the two youngest people killed in the Boston Marathon bombing, as prosecutors wound up their case against accused bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.  Full Article 

Wall St. rebounds from recent losses; deals help 6:14pm EDT

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks climbed more than 1 percent on Monday, rebounding from a sharp decline last week, helped by deal activity in healthcare and a bounce in energy shares. | Video

A police car blocks one of many entrance points into the National Security Administration facility in Fort Meade, Maryland March 30, 2015.  REUTERS/Gary Cameron

One dead, two hurt outside NSA gate

WASHINGTON - Two people tried to run their vehicle through the National Security Agency's entrance gates near Washington before guards shot one of them dead.  Full Article | Video 

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

Lubitz had been treated for suicidal tendencies

DUESSELDORF, Germany - The German pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a plane in the French Alps last week was treated for suicidal tendencies years ago before he received his pilot's license, German prosecutors said.  Full Article | Video 

Representatives of European and world powers are seen prior to a meeting at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel in Lausanne March 30, 2015. REUTERS/Brendan Smialowski/Pool

Clock ticks to nuclear deadline

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Iran and major powers were struggling earlier today to reach a preliminary nuclear accord as "gloom" set in, with both sides sticking to their positions a day before a self-imposed deadline.  Full Article 

People walk in front of election posters of presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari gestures in Kano March 27, 2015. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

Buhari builds on early lead in Nigerian election

ABUJA - Nigerian opposition leader Muhammadu Buhari built a lead of 2 million votes with three-quarters of states counted, raising the prospect of a stunning ballot box victory for a man who first came to power three decades ago via a military coup.  Full Article | Slideshow 


Bionic ants could be tomorrow's factory workers

Industrious 3D printed bionic ants the size of your hand could toil together in the factories of the future, says German technology company Festo.  Video | Full Article 

Chile floods death toll set to climb

The death toll in northern Chile after last week's devastating floods is set to rise, although relatives and friends of the missing hold out hope that their loved ones are still alive. Rob Muir reports.