MINSK/KIEV - A new round of peace talks got under way involving Ukraine and separatists, even as fighting between Kiev government forces and the Russian-backed rebels raged in Ukraine's east, claiming civilian and military lives. Full Article
- The auto industry’s air bag troubles deepened on Saturday as U.S. federal safety regulators said three big automakers will recall about 2.1 million older vehicles to fix defects that could cause air bags to deploy when they are not supposed to.
There's one day to go before the Super Bowl, which means that if you're planning to gamble on the big game, you're running out of time. Live coverage from Phoenix
SINGAPORE/JAKARTA/PARIS - The captain of the AirAsia jet that crashed into the sea in December was out of his seat conducting an unorthodox procedure when his co-pilot apparently lost control, and by the time he returned it was too late to save the plane. Full Article
NEW YORK - E-cigarettes are transforming the market for smoking cessation products and slowing the $2.4 billion in global sales of long-standing aids such as nicotine patches and gum. Full Article
For the al-Kasaesbeh family in Jordan, the wait for news of their son held hostage by Islamic State militants must feel interminable, as efforts to secure his release deadlock. Mana Rabiee reports.