Jumaane Cook (bottom R), age 5, of Cleveland, Ohio stands with his father James Cook (obscured, holding sign at R) as they join Obamacare supporters demonstrating at the Supreme Court building in Washington March 4, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Supreme Court split on Obamacare challenge

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court appeared divided on ideological lines as it heard a second major challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare law.  Full Article | Video 

Asia stocks slip, euro languishes at 11-year low before ECB 10:28pm EST

TOKYO - Asian stocks slipped on Thursday after Wall Street continued to pull back from record highs ahead of Friday's closely-watched U.S. jobs data, while the nervous euro languished at an 11-year low prior to the European Central Bank's policy meeting.

A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp's planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota in this file photo taken on November 14, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen

Senate fails to override Obama's Keystone veto

WASHINGTON - The Senate failed to override President Barack Obama's veto of legislation approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline, leaving the controversial project to await an administration decision on whether to permit or deny it.  Full Article 

Shi'ite fighters fire a rocket during clashes with Islamic State militants in Salahuddin province, Iraq, March 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ahmed Al-Hussaini

Iran-backed force advances on Tikrit

UDHAIM DAM, Iraq - Iraq's largest Shi'ite militia is the main element of a force now advancing on Tikrit's eastern flank against the Islamic State militants who dominate most of northern Iraq.  Full Article | Gallery 

A crew member looks out an observation window aboard a Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) P3 Orion maritime search aircraft as it flies over the southern Indian Ocean looking for debris from missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 April 11, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Polden

Aliens? Russian thieves? MH370 theories linger

SYDNEY - A year after the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, an extraordinary amount of key data remains unknown, fueling conspiracy theories and heated online debate about one of aviation's biggest mysteries.  Full Article | Factbox 

Protestors march and hold their fists aloft during ongoing demonstrations in reaction to the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri August 16, 2014. Missouri Governor Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew in Ferguson on Saturday following a week-long series of racially charged protests and looting over the shooting of the unarmed black teenager by a white police officer. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Probe finds racially biased policing in Ferguson

WASHINGTON - Lawmakers and civil rights lawyers called for sweeping reforms in Ferguson, Missouri, after a federal investigation found broad racial bias in the city's police force and municipal court system.  Video | Full Article