US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius (R) talk before a meeting at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel March 28, 2015 in Lausanne. REUTERS/Brendan Smialowski/Pool


Iran, powers explore nuclear compromises

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Iran and six world powers tried to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations, but officials cautioned that attempts to reach a preliminary deal by a deadline in two days could yet fall apart.  Full Article 

Former HP CEO Fiorina puts chances of presidential bid over 90 percent 12:29pm EDT

WASHINGTON - Former Hewlett-Packard Co Chief Executive Carly Fiorina said on Sunday the chances she would run for the U.S. presidency in 2016 were "higher than 90 percent" and that she would announce her plans in late April to early May.

Pallbearers carry the casket of former leader Lee Kuan Yew as they depart for the final journey to the crematorium at the University Cultural Centre at the National University of Singapore March 29, 2015. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Singaporeans bid final farewell to Lee

SINGAPORE - Tens of thousands of people braved heavy rain and lined the streets of Singapore to catch a last glimpse of founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew as his funeral procession wound through the country he helped build.  Full Article 

A "Now Hiring" sign hangs on the door to the Urban Outfitters store at Quincy Market in Boston, Massachusetts September 5, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

U.S. jobs to add heat to Fed lift-off debate

BRUSSELS - The state of the U.S. labor market in March will consume economists and investors in the week leading up to Easter, adding to the seesaw debate over when the Federal Reserve will spring its first interest rate hike.  Full Article 

Lily James is Cinderella and Cate Blanchett is the Stepmother. REUTERS/Disney/Jonathan Olley/Handout

Cinderella’s new moral: Be rich or be a pumpkin

Economists have been warning that if we don’t do something to stop growing income inequality, we may end up back in a 19th-century world, where hard work won’t lift you up the economic ladder. This is the world of the new Cinderella.  Commentary 

Extras joke as they walk along a street after taking part in the filming of the fifth season of the HBO TV series 'Game of Thrones' inside a bullring in downtown Osuna, near Seville, southern Spain October 26, 2014.  REUTERS/Jon Nazca

The financial lessons of 'Game of Thrones'

NEW YORK - If you ever find yourself at a fan convention for the popular HBO series "Game of Thrones," look at the person next to you. He or she just might control billions.  Full Article 

Floats like a butterfly - no sting

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Robotic engineers have modeled a two-legged robot to be fast and agile - and able to withstand physical abuse meted out by its creators.  Video 

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Saudi Arabia has not made decision on sending ground troops to Yemen

Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. Adel Al-Jubeir tells "Face the Nation" on CBS that the coalition is not ruling out ground troops in Yemen. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).