DUESSELDORF, Germany - German authorities found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from an illness that should have grounded him. Full Article
SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled that the U.S. central bank will likely start raising borrowing costs later this year, even before inflation and wages have returned to health, but emphasized the return to normal interest rates will be gradual.
SAN FRANCISCO - The judge in a high profile gender discrimination lawsuit in California has rejected the jury's verdict on one of four claims brought by former Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers partner Ellen Pao against the venture capital firm. Full Article
With direct Saudi military intervention, Yemen has now been dragged into a regional proxy war between Iran and Saudi Arabia. This series of battles in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Yemen and Bahrain have defined the Middle East since the United States invaded Iraq. Commentary
The Vatican offers 150 homeless people a tour and dinner in the Vatican museums, with Pope Francis personally welcoming them in the Sistine Chapel where he was made pope just over two years ago. Nathan Frandino reports.