ZURICH - The corruption charges engulfing soccer's governing body have heaped humiliation on the game, FIFA President Sepp Blatter said - but he flatly rejected calls to resign. Full Article | Gallery
- U.S. stocks dipped in early afternoon trading, a day after the Nasdaq closed at a record high and amid concerns about a Greek default, a tumble in Chinese shares and an unexpected rise in weekly U.S. jobless claims.
ABOARD THE EMPIRE BUILDER - As the Empire Builder snakes along 2,230 miles on a 46-hour journey, the train offers insights into the financial problems plaguing Amtrak at a time of intensifying scrutiny over its aging infrastructure and safety record. Full Article
AUSTIN, Texas - The National Weather Service issued a new flash flood watch for large parts of Texas, where severe weather this week has left at least 16 people dead, damaged thousands of structures and flooded cities such as Houston and Austin. Full Article | Video
African migrants fleeing through Niger
Nearly a year after embarking on a multi-million dollar quest to solve one of aviation's greatest unsolved mysteries, authorities and search teams are being criticized over their approach to finding Flight MH370 in the remote southern Indian Ocean.