A firefighter works to extinguish a fire at a local market, which was recently damaged by shelling, in Donetsk, Ukraine, June 3, 2015. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Fighting resumes in Ukraine

KIEV - Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists fought their first serious battles in months and Ukraine's defense minister said an attempt by rebels to take the eastern town of Maryinka was thwarted.  Full Article 

Wall St ends up; financials gain with bond yields 4:35pm EDT

- U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, helped by optimism that Greece was close to an agreement to avoid default and as further gains in bond yields lifted financials.

FIFA Scandal

Passengers wearing masks to prevent contracting Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) walk past a thermal imaging camera (unseen) at Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea, June 2, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Teamwork key to beating MERS in South Korea

LONDON - South Korea risks a long battle with MERS unless it is transparent, works with international virus-hunters and avoids mistakes made by Saudi Arabia, where the killer disease took hold after emerging in 2012.  Full Article 

The federal government forms for applying for health coverage are seen at a rally held by supporters of the Affordable Care Act, widely referred to as 'Obamacare' outside the Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center in Jackson, Mississippi October 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

Short-term health insurance market explodes

NEW YORK - Despite the promise of coverage through the U.S. Affordable Care Act (ACA), the number of people applying for non-compliant, short-term health insurance policies was up more than 100 percent in 2014.  Full Article 

Law enforcement officials are gathered on a residential street in Everett, Massachusetts June 2, 2015 in connection to a man shot dead by law enforcement in Boston after coming at them with a large knife when they tried to question him as part of a terrorism-related investigation, authorities said. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Slain Boston man had planned to behead police

BOSTON - A Massachusetts man slain by law enforcement officers on Tuesday had discussed plans to behead police officers with an associate arrested the same day.  Full Article 

The solar-powered Solar Impulse 2 experimental aircraft takes off during its maiden flight at its base in Payerne June 2, 2014.  REUTERS/Laurent Gillieron/Pool

Solar-powered plane grounded in Japan

The pilot of the experimental plane, Solar Impulse 2 says minor damage will delay the aircraft's departure from Japan by a week.  Video 

Drunk man rescued from burning car

A man is lucky to be alive, but may face charges after a South Carolina police officer pulled him from a burning car. The man was reportedly "extremely drunk". Jillian Kitchener reports.