People sit with their belongings outside a damaged temple in Bashantapur Durbar Square after a major earthquake hit Kathmandu, Nepal April 25, 2015. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Devastating Nepal quake kills over 1,000

KATHMANDU - A 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal and sent tremors through northern India, killing more than 1,000 people, toppling a 19th-century tower in Kathmandu and touching off a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest.  Full Article | Video 

Islamist fighters seize Syria's Jisr al-Shughour, army says redeploys 10:35am EDT

BEIRUT - Islamist insurgents including al-Qaeda's wing in Syria, Nusra Front, captured the northwestern Syrian town of Jisr al-Shughour on Saturday, for the first time in the four-year-old conflict.

Demonstrators pretend to be arrested in front of the Baltimore Police Department Western District station to protest against the death in police custody of Freddie Gray in Baltimore April 23, 2015. REUTERS/Sait Serkan

Gaps remain in probe of Baltimore man's death

BALTIMORE - An investigation into the death of a black man in Baltimore police custody is still trying to figure out what happened, the police commissioner said as the city braced for a major protest over the incident.  Full Article 

LGBT activist Daniel Maury relaxes at home with his partner, Mark Paulson, and dog Luca in New York April 13, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

How Wall Street came out on gay marriage

WASHINGTON - Wall Street's evolution on gay rights mirrors a broader shift on the issue in corporate America and society. But in some ways it has been a more difficult transition for a financial industry.  Video | Full Article 

A bagpiper from the Australian army salutes during a dawn ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Gallipoli, at Anzac Cove in Gallipoli April 25, 2015. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

Thousands gather to mark Gallipoli centenary

GALLIPOLI PENINSULA, Turkey/SYDNEY - Leaders and dignitaries from Australia, New Zealand and Turkey led thousands at dawn ceremonies on Turkey's Gallipoli peninsula to mark the 100th anniversary of a World War One battle  Full Article | Video 

An image of the Statue of Liberty is pictured though a rain covered taxi window in New York April 15, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Here comes the flood of foreign money

NEW YORK - Officials declined to investigate the funding of a campaign to defeat a Los Angeles County initiative by an international conglomerate, raising fears among campaign finance reform advocates that foreign funds may flood U.S. elections.  Full Article 

Death toll climbs in Nepal quake

Officials say the death toll from Nepal's magnitude 7.9 earthquake is skyrocketing after the quake sent tremors throughout northern India and triggered a fatal avalanche on Mount Everest. Nathan Frandino reports.