A Chinese aircraft flying over the search zone for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on Saturday spotted several objects floating in the sea, including two bearing colors of the missing plane, but it was not immediately clear whether they were related to the investigation, officials said.
Gay couples in Britain waited decades for the right to get married. When the opportunity came, it took just a few minutes to make history.
A House Republican chairman is doggedly pursuing the question of whether military personnel were told to "stand down" during the 2012 deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, despite the insistence of military leaders and other Republicans that it never happened.
Republican Gov. Chris Christie has spent the past few days putting down traffic cones to separate himself from scandal.
Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has defended Turkey's move to block access to YouTube, citing national security concerns.
Syrian state TV says government forces have captured two villages near the border with Lebanon after clashes with opposition fighters.
The Pentagon plans to more than triple its cybersecurity staff in the next few years to defend against Internet attacks that threaten national security, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday.
Australian Steven Bowditch, who is ranked 339th in the world, leads after two rounds of the Valero Texas Open at TPC San Antonio.
Baylor and Kentucky play with a berth in the NCAA regional finals on the line. When they met in December, Kentucky prevailed 133-130 in four overtimes.
WSU athletic director Bill Moos has made an offer to a candidate for the men’s basketball coaching job at the school, according to the WSU student body president.
Multiple agencies are working to care for animals that have been evacuated from debris and flood-prone areas since the Oso mudslide. Other groups are working to locate and reunite animals with still-missing families.
San Antonio beat the host Denver Nuggets 133-102, extending the Spurs’ winning streak to 16 games.
Woodland Park Zoo intends to revamp its elephant exhibit and in the process move its only African elephant elsewhere and acquire a female Asian elephant.
Concert promoter Live Nation pulled the plug on a planned second edition of the 2014 music festival, citing slow ticket sales.
State fisheries managers are forecasting a return of 166,997 sockeye this summer, and if the prediction pans out it would be a significant improvement for the third year in a row.
Aaron Harrison hit a three-pointer for the go-ahead score with 39 seconds left and Julius Randle made two clutch free throws to lift the fantastic freshman of Kentucky to a 74-69 victory over their in-state rivals Louisville.
Longtime Steelers free safety Ryan Clark visited Seattle this week, as first reported by the National Football Post confirmed via numerous Tweets from Clark's own Twitter page, which has several references to being in Seattle the last few days.
Branden Dawson had 24 points and 10 rebounds and Michigan State beat top-seeded Virginia 61-59 on Friday night to advance to East Regional final.