Desperate survivors sleep in open as aftershocks spread fear in Nepal

A family sits inside their makeshift shelter at an open ground after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal April 26, 2015. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

KATHMANDU - Thousands of desperate Nepalese spent another night in the open, terrorized by strong aftershocks that continued to shake the country two days after a massive quake struck, killing almost 2,500 people.  Full Article | Video 

A European Union flag (R) and a Greek national flag flutter atop a building in central Athens March 28, 2015. REUTERS/Kostas Tsironis

A vicious blame game over Greece

BRUSSELS - The game of chicken between Greece and its international creditors is turning into a vicious blame game as Athens lurches closer to bankruptcy with no cash-for-reform agreement in sight.  Full Article 

A police officer walks up the steps of the Supreme Court in Washington March 2, 2015. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Oklahoma lethal injection faces top court test

The Supreme Court is set to hear arguments this week on whether a drug used in Oklahoma's lethal injection mix should be banned in a case that comes as a shortage of execution chemicals has sent some states scrambling for alternatives.  Full Article 

Italian coastguard and Armed Forces of Malta personnel in protective clothing carry the body of a dead immigrant off the ship Bruno Gregoretti in Senglea, in Valletta’s Grand Harbour, April 20, 2015. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

The terrifying flood behind the migrant crisis

Climate change is affecting basic environmental conditions like rainfall patterns and temperatures and is contributing to more frequent natural disasters. These changing conditions can undermine the rural livelihoods of farming, herding and fishing.  Commentary 

President Barack Obama makes a toast at the 2015 White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner in Washington April 25, 2015.      REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Obama pokes fun at himself and opponents

WASHINGTON - At the gathering he jokingly called "a night when Washington celebrates itself," President Barack Obama took light-hearted aim at a range of political friends and foes, including the people running to succeed him.  Full Article 

Baltimore man who died in police custody mourned at wake

Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old black man who died under questionable circustances in police custody, is remembered at a Baltimore funeral home. Vanessa Johnston reports.