WASHINGTON - Republican lawmakers and presidential candidates hardened their positions on blocking a move by President Barack Obama to replace the late conservative Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court.
Democratic presidential hopefuls Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are flooding Nevada with volunteers ahead of this week's key nominating contest but they face a problem - the addresses, phone numbers and other personal data they need to reach many voters are out of date.
SAN FRANCISCO The Federal Reserve's rate path "dot plot" has become increasingly detached from financial markets' interest-rate projections and risks sending an overly hawkish message that may undermine the central bank's credibility.
BOSTON Residents of much of the northeastern United States woke up on Sunday to bone-chilling cold conditions that shattered Valentine's Day records in Boston, Hartford and Providence.
MEXICO CITY Celebrating Mass in front of hundreds of thousands in one of Mexico´s poorest and most dangerous cities, Pope Francis on Sunday took a swipe at the country's rich and corrupt elite. | Video
LESBOS, Greece She drowned trying to reach Europe, but her headless body was never identified. Her tombstone will bear no name.
BRUSSELS Panic rather than love may keep Britain in the European Union when voters cast their ballots in a referendum, probably in June, on whether to stay in the 28-nation bloc under Prime Minister David Cameron's "new settlement".
Seniors Mary Ann and Don Ainesworth weren't looking to be married again, but after bonding in their retirement community over departed spouses, their friendship has blossomed into love and marriage. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).