Nepal seeks help as quake toll rises

People survey a site damaged by an earthquake, in Kathmandu, Nepal, April 25, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

KATHMANDU - Nepal urged countries to send aid to help it cope with the aftermath of a devastating earthquake that killed more than 1,300 people, a toll officials said would rise as the desperate search for survivors continued.  Full Article 

Protesters are gathered for a rally to protest the death of Freddie Gray who died following an arrest in Baltimore, Maryland April 25, 2015. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Thousands join protest march in Baltimore

BALTIMORE - At least 2,000 people protesting the unexplained death of a black man while in police custody marched through downtown Baltimore, pausing at one point to confront officers in front of Camden Yards, home of the Orioles baseball team.  Full Article | Video 

Mohammed Ali Malek (R) speaks with his lawyer Massimo Ferrante at Catania's tribunal, April 24, 2015. REUTERS/Antonio Parrinello

"Forced to captain migrant boat at gunpoint"

TUNIS - The Tunisian man accused of piloting a migrant boat that sank off Libya, killing more than 700 people, is himself a migrant who was forced at gunpoint to captain the ship because of his experience as a fisherman, his brother said.  Full Article | Video 

A student works with her instructor (R) in the fashion design program at the Los Angeles Trade-Technical College in Los Angeles, California May 5, 2011 as she trains for a job as a fashion designer. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Two-year degrees can really pay off

LOS ANGELES - An associate's degree has long been considered an inferior alternative to a bachelor's degree. Now that more states are tracking their graduates' incomes, however, it's clear that some two-year degrees offer much higher earnings.  Full Article 

LGBT activist Daniel Maury relaxes at home with his partner, Mark Paulson, and dog Luca in New York April 13, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

How Wall Street came out on gay marriage

WASHINGTON - Wall Street's evolution on gay rights mirrors a broader shift on the issue in corporate America and society. But in some ways it has been a more difficult transition for a financial industry.  Video | Full Article 

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Protesters smash cars, face-off with Baltimore police

Protesters confront officers and vandalize cars during a march in downtown Baltimore against the unexplained death of a black man while in police custody. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).