An aerial view shows rescue workers searching on the sunken ship at Jianli section of Yangtze River, Hubei province, China, June 2, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer CHINA OUT.

Hopes fade in China ship disaster, few survivors likely

JIANLI, China - Scores of divers searched a capsized ship in the Yangtze River for more than 400 missing people, many of them elderly tourists. So far their efforts have yielded few successes, with only 14 people found alive.   Full Article 

China May services PMI rises to 53.5, new business up most since 2012 02 Jun 2015

SHANGHAI - Activity in China's services sector accelerated in May as new business rose at the fastest pace in three years, a private survey showed on Wednesday, a rare piece of good news for policymakers struggling to reviving a cooling economy.

FIFA President Sepp Blatter leaves after his statement during a news conference at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, June 2, 2015.  REUTERS/Ruben Sprich

Blatter quits FIFA; under investigation by FBI

ZURICH/NEW YORK - Sepp Blatter rocked the world of soccer by saying he would step down as FIFA president in the wake of a corruption investigation that now includes the 79-year-old chief himself.  Full Article 

Member of the protest group, Code Pink, Sarah Harbi, protests against President Barack Obama and the NSA before his arrival at the Department of Justice in Washington, January 17, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing

Obama signs bill reforming spying program

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama signed into law a legislation passed by Congress reforming a government surveillance program that swept up millions of Americans' telephone records.  Full Article 

Majid Khan is pictured in this 2009 handout photograph taken at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base released on June 1, 2015. REUTERS/Center for Constitutional Rights/Handout via Reuters

Detainee alleges CIA sexual abuse, torture

NEW YORK - The Central Intelligence Agency used a wider array of sexual abuse and other forms of torture than was disclosed in a Senate report last year, according to a Guantanamo Bay detainee.  Full Article 

Mother fights brain cancer with electric fields

A device that generates a tumor-fighting electric field is helping a mother battle brain cancer. Ben Gruber has more.