Malaysia Airlines said it was "fearing the worst" for a plane carrying 239 people that went missing more than 24 hours ago, as the government said it was investigating four passengers who may have held false identity documents. Full Article | Video
LOS ANGELES - California Attorney General Kamala Harris sought to engage and energize fellow Democrats on Saturday and warned them not to become complacent with their domination of state politics.
KIEV/SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine - Shots were fired in Crimea to warn off an unarmed international team of monitors and at a Ukrainian observation plane, as the standoff between occupying Russian forces and besieged Ukrainian troops intensified. Full Article
ZHENGZHOU, China - There are many people in China who are still prejudiced against the occupation of a masseuse because they associate it with the sex industry. But that doesn't deter the dozens of trainees who flock to a school in search of a stable career. Full Article
March 8 - Russian forces block Ukraine's only exit point to the Black Sea by sinking two aging vessels, as the crisis in Crimea intensifies. 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