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Nepal scrambles to organize quake relief, many flee capital

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Nepalese officials scrambled on Monday to get aid from the main airport to people left homeless and hungry by a devastating earthquake two days earlier, while thousands tired of waiting fled the capital Kathmandu for the surrounding plains. | Video

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Britain's Conservatives take one point lead ahead of election: YouGov poll

- British Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives took a one percentage point lead over the opposition Labour Party, according to a YouGov opinion poll for the Sun newspaper published on Monday.

5:59pm EDT

EU, Ukraine leaders meet as shelling worsens, one Ukrainian soldier killed

KIEV - Top European Union officials met the Ukrainian leadership on Monday for talks on deepening trade links and efforts to bring peace to Ukraine, but worsening violence in the separatist-minded east clouded the summit.

12:14pm EDT

Kerry to travel to Sri Lanka, Kenya and Djibouti

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Sri Lanka on Saturday to meet with its new president, Maithripala Sirisena, the State Department said, following years of strained relations between Washington and the country's previous government.

5:01pm EDT

Greece moves to sideline Varoufakis after reform talks fiasco

ATHENS - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Monday reshuffled his team handling talks with European and IMF lenders, a move widely seen as an effort to relegate embattled Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis to a less active role in negotiations.

Greece, IMF 6:02pm EDT

Inquiry says Israel fired on seven UN Gaza schools in 2014 war

UNITED NATIONS - Israel fired on seven United Nations schools during the 2014 Gaza war, killing 44 Palestinians who had sought shelter at some sites, while Palestinian militants hid weapons and launched attacks from several empty U.N. schools, a U.N. inquiry found.

United Nations, Israel 2:34pm EDT

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