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 | Video 

Fighting and air strikes across Yemen; dialogue remains distant 3:18pm EDT

ADEN - Yemeni fighters loyal to the Saudi-backed President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi clashed with Iranian-allied Houthi fighters on Sunday in Aden, the absent leader's last major foothold in the country. | Video

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 

Flight cancellations are seen on a flight schedule board at LaGuardia Airport in New York January 26, 2015. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

In winter storms, some passengers got rewards

Among the hundreds of thousands of fliers on canceled flights this winter, there were a few happy customers. Well, maybe not exactly happy, but at least placated by apologies and freebies.  Full Article 

Floats like a butterfly - no sting


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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Air Canada says cause of crash landing not yet identified

Air Canada says Transportation Safety Board of Canada is investigating Air Canada flight sliding off Halifax runway, injuring passengers. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).