Delta jet slides off runway at New York airport

NEW YORK - A Delta Air Lines jetliner with 125 passengers and five crew members aboard slid off the runway at New York's LaGuardia Airport during a snowstorm, but there were no reported serious injuries.  Video | Full Article 

Oil falls in volatile trade on supply worries, dollar and Iran 4:48pm EST

NEW YORK - Oil closed lower on Thursday in volatile trade, as a soaring dollar and the U.S. pursuit of an Iranian nuclear deal offset earlier gains from supply concerns in Libya and Iraq. | Video

Cardinal Edward Egan waves to the crowd in front of St. Patricks Cathedral during the annual Easter Parade in New York, in this file photo taken April 16, 2006.   REUTERS/Keith Bedford/Files

Former New York archbishop Egan, dies at 82

NEW YORK - Cardinal Edward Egan, a former Roman Catholic archbishop of New York, who won praise for his leadership after the Sept. 11 attacks but was criticized for his handling of a clergy sex abuse scandal, died on Thursday at age 82.  Full Article 

Shi'ite fighters launch a rocket towards Islamic State militants during heavy fighting in Salahuddin province, March 4, 2015. Islamic State militants have set fire to oil wells in the Ajil field east of the city of Tikrit to try to hinder aerial attacks aimed at driving them from the oilfield, a witness and military source said. A police source in Salahuddin province, where Tikrit is located, said an eight-vehicle convoy of Islamic State insurgents attacked Iraqi forces at dawn on Thursday in al-Muaibidi area east of Alam.  Picture taken March 4, 2015. REUTERS/ Mahmoud Raouf (IRAQ - Tags: CIVIL UNREST CONFLICT MILITARY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Islamic State torches oil field near Tikrit

BAGHDAD - Islamic State militants have set fire to oil wells northeast of the city of Tikrit to obstruct an assault by Shi'ite militiamen and Iraqi soldiers.  Full Article 

A visitor holds flowers and a book "Confessions of the Rebel" by Russian leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov while waiting to attend a memorial service before the funeral of Nemtsov in Moscow, March 3, 2015. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Note: Nemtsov on trail of Russians in Ukraine

MOSCOW - A note Boris Nemtsov may have scribbled says that Russian troops were killed in Ukraine, challenging Moscow, which denies sending arms or troops to the region.  Full Article 

A line forms in advance of a grassroots 'Women for Wolf' rally with Hillary Rodham Clinton and Democratic challenger for Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, October 9, 2014.  REUTERS/Mark Makela

Focus on women's pay may resonate broadly

WASHINGTON - A Reuters/Ipsos poll shows that about two-thirds of Americans believe men are generally paid more than women, a finding that suggests that Democrat Hillary Clinton's message on pay inequality could resonate with Americans.  Full Article 

A pedestrian walks through a snow storm in New York March 5, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Snowstorm cancels flights, strands motorists

WASHINGTON - A treacherous winter storm reaching from Texas to New England closed schools, canceled more than 4,000 flights and stranded hundreds of drivers overnight in Kentucky, where as much as 23 inches of snow fell.  Full Article 

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Georgia marks the anniversary of Stalin's death

The anniversary of Soviet leader Joseph Stalin's death is marked in his hometown of Gori in Georgia. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).