KIEV - Alexander Alexandrov and Yevgeny Yerofeyev are pawns in the deepest confrontation between Moscow and the West since the Cold War. Ukraine accuses the Russians of terrorism. Russia won't acknowledge they're soldiers. Full Article
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter as it buckled under the weight of unusually heavy snowfalls, a resurgent dollar and disruptions at West Coast ports, but activity has rebounded modestly.
CHICAGO - Former House of Representatives Speaker Dennis Hastert was indicted on federal charges, including for lying to the FBI relating to an alleged effort to hide $3.5 million in payments he was making to a person to conceal past misconduct. Full Article
Unless Congress acts Sunday, the NSA's vast program collecting Americans' calling data will expire, sparking worries among security officials with domestic terror threats on the rise.