Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif talks to members of the media while walking through a courtyard at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel during an extended round of talks in Lausanne April 1, 2015.REUTERS/Brendan Smialowski/Pool

Iran deal close, but elusive

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Major powers and Iran continued to negotiate on Tehran's nuclear program two days past their deadline, with diplomats saying prospects for a preliminary agreement were finely balanced between success and collapse.  Full Article 

Gunmen storm Kenyan college campus in Garissa, students trapped 3:08am EDT

NAIROBI - Masked gunmen stormed a college campus in northeastern Kenya on Thursday, setting off explosions and exchanging gunfire with security forces for several hours, and could have taken hostages after killing two guards, police and media reports said.

Followers of the Houthi group demonstrate against the Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen in Sanaa April 1, 2015. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Yemen Houthi fighters reach central Aden

ADEN - A unit of Houthi rebels and allies backed by tanks pushed into central Aden, the main foothold of fighters loyal to President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, despite a week of air strikes by Saudi-led coalition forces.  Full Article | Slideshow 

A girl scout holds a Greek national flag ahead of a student parade in Athens March 24, 2015, a day before a military parade to mark Greece's Independence Day. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Greece tries, tries again

ATHENS - Greece has sent an updated list of reforms to lenders in the hope of satisfying their demands for more detail and unlocking aid needed to avoid a default, a government official.  Full Article 

A visitor walks near the receding waters at Folsom Lake, which is 17 percent of its capacity, in Folsom, California January 22, 2014. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

California governor orders water cutbacks

PHILLIPS, Calif. - Governor Jerry Brown, in his most sweeping action to combat a devastating multi-year drought, ordered residents and businesses to cut water use by 25 percent in the first mandatory statewide reduction in California history.  Full Article 

Elizabeth Ladd, owner of River Knits Fine Yarns, poses while holding up a 'This businesses serves everyone' sticker she plans to place outside her business in downtown Lafayette, Indiana March 31, 2015. REUTERS/Nate Chute

Not simply homophobes vs. civil rights

To the Religious Freedom Restoration Act’s supporters, the bill is about protecting religious freedom from government intrusion. But to its opponents, it’s a license to discriminate.  Commentary 

Turkish riot police stand guard in front of the Justice Palace in Istanbul March 31, 2015. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

Police shoot attackers at Istanbul headquarters

ISTANBUL - Turkish police shot dead a woman carrying guns and hand grenades and detained a man as they tried to attack Istanbul's police headquarters, officials and media said, the third attack on an official building in the past two days.  Full Article 

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Iraq claims victory over IS in Tikrit

The Iraqi government claims victory over Islamic State insurgents in Tikrit after a month-long battle, Yiming Woo reports.

Alison Levine (third from left) at the New York International Auto Show in Manhattan, March 28, 2002. REUTERS/CHIP EAST

Visualize your first job...

For more than a year, Reuters has been talking to America's greatest achievers, asking about the first jobs that set them on the path to success. This month, we found out how these successful inspirational speakers started out.  Full Article 

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