KUALA LUMPUR/PHU QUOC ISLAND, Vietnam - Search and rescue planes scoured waters off the southern tip of Vietnam, searching for any trace of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner 48 hours after it vanished from radar screens with 239 people on board. Full Article | Video
KABUL - The Afghan Taliban said on Monday next month's presidential election was being manipulated by the United States, which had already chosen the winner, and threatened to use "full force" in attacking anyone taking part.
KORIYAMA, Japan - Some of the smallest children in Koriyama, a short drive from the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, barely know what it's like to play outside -- fear of radiation has kept them in doors for much of their short lives. Full Article | Video
LONDON - A British probe into whether traders used knowledge of customer orders to try and manipulate benchmark foreign exchange rates for their own gain is a blow to the "hands off" approach to regulating the world's largest financial market. Full Article
March 9 - As Russian forces tighten their grip on Crimea, Ukraine's defense ministry releases footage of fighter jets paratroopers in training exercises. Jillian Kitchener reports.
One very promising new initiative in the president’s budget proposal is a large expansion of the earned income tax credit, a program that greatly increases the incomes of poor households headed by a working adult. Commentary