Nigerian military retracts claim of abducted girls' release

Nigerian military retracts claim of abducted girls' release

The Nigerian military retracted its claim that all but eight of the 129 school girls abducted by suspected Islamist militant Boko Haram "have been freed."
JC Finley
Jobless rate highest in Rhode Island at 8.7%, lowest in North Dakota

Jobless rate highest in Rhode Island at 8.7%, lowest in North Dakota

Unemployment rates fell in 21 states and payrolls climbed in 34 states in March, showing a strengthening of the labor market after a slow start to the year.
Ananth Baliga
Scientists find first ever female animals with penises

Scientists find first ever female animals with penises

In the many dark, extremely dry caves of Brazil, scientists have discovered four new species of insects with sex-reversed genitalia.
Brooks Hays
Putin thinks Obama would save him if he were drowning

Putin thinks Obama would save him if he were drowning

Russian President Vladimir Putin said in a television interview he thinks U.S. President Barack Obama would save him if he were drowning.
Aileen Graef
7.5 magnitude earthquake rattles Mexico City

7.5 magnitude earthquake rattles Mexico City

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake shook southern and central Mexico on Friday morning, with no reports yet of damage or injuries.
JC Finley

Police: Young Florida dad smothered son so he could play with his XBox

A Florida man who allegedly smothered his year-old son because the boy's crying prevented him from playing video games has been charged with murder.
Frances Burns
Man finds nearly 6.2 carat diamond in state park

Man finds nearly 6.2 carat diamond in state park

A man found a 6.19 carat diamond in Crater of Diamonds state park in Arkansas.
Aileen Graef
Letterman, Seinfeld and Stewart booked for tribute to comedy icon Don Rickles

Letterman, Seinfeld and Stewart booked for tribute to comedy icon Don Rickles

David Letterman, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart and Tracy Morgan are to headline Spike TV's "One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles."
Karen Butler
Justin Bieber crashes Drake Bell's album release party

Justin Bieber crashes Drake Bell's album release party

Justin Bieber got revenge from Drake Bell, who often insults him via Twitter, by stealing the spotlight during his album release party on Thursday.
Veronica Linares
Asian markets up in shortened, pre-holiday trading

Asian markets up in shortened, pre-holiday trading

With most stock markets closed for the Good Friday holiday, Japan's Nikkie and South Korea's KOSPI saw some light trading.
Ananth Baliga
Arrest warrants issued for South Korean ferry captain and 2 crew members

Arrest warrants issued for South Korean ferry captain and 2 crew members

Arrest warrants have been issued for the captain and two crew members of the capsized South Korean ferry boat.
JC Finley
Hillary Clinton's soon-to-be-published memoir now has a title

Hillary Clinton's soon-to-be-published memoir now has a title

Hillary Clinton's soon-to-be-published memoir of her time as U.S. secretary of state now has a title, her publisher announced Friday.
Frances Burns
Leighton Meester says husband Adam Brody is 'incredible' in new film

Leighton Meester says husband Adam Brody is 'incredible' in new film

Leighton Meester spoke about working with husband Adam Brody in the new film "Life Partners" during an interview with Newsday.
Veronica Linares
Technip latest to join Total offshore Angola

Technip latest to join Total offshore Angola

French energy services contractor Technip said Friday one of its subsidiaries landed a construction deal to help Total with its Kaombo oil project in Angola.
Daniel J. Graeber
Columbus Short deflects 'Scandal' question, dodges domestic violence question

Columbus Short deflects 'Scandal' question, dodges domestic violence question

Actor Columbus Short of "Scandal" dodged questions during an interview about his future on the hit television drama and charges of domestic violence.
Aileen Graef
Lindsay Lohan opens up about alleged sex list

Lindsay Lohan opens up about alleged sex list

Lindsay Lohan addressed the sex list in which she reportedly registered the celebrities she had been intimate with, while visiting "Watch What Happens Live."
Veronica Linares

N.J. high school wrestlers won't be charged for 'lynching' photo

A group of high school wrestlers who posed with a hanging dummy for a photo that went viral will not face criminal charges, a prosecutor says.
Frances Burns
U.S. oil inventories at record high

U.S. oil inventories at record high

The amount of crude oil at Gulf Coast facilities reached the highest level ever because of production gains and new transit routes, the U.S. government said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Libya expecting oil sector to recover

Libya expecting oil sector to recover

Libya's oil sector may be able to make up for losses incurred by a rebel blockade as soon as production and export levels return to normal, a spokesman said.
Daniel J. Graeber
South Stream still on table, Russia says

South Stream still on table, Russia says

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said Friday the European community hasn't formally rejected the South Stream natural gas pipeline.
Daniel J. Graeber
Funeral to be held Monday for model, journalist Peaches Geldof

Funeral to be held Monday for model, journalist Peaches Geldof

A private funeral service is to be held at a church in Davington, England, Monday for the late fashion model, journalist and TV personality Peaches Geldof.
Karen Butler
Justices say Supreme Court will likely rule on NSA programs

Justices say Supreme Court will likely rule on NSA programs

Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg said at an event last night that the high court will likely have to rule on NSA surveillance.
Aileen Graef
Alberta investing in CCS for oil sands

Alberta investing in CCS for oil sands

The provincial government in Alberta, Canada, said it set aside more than $1 billion for carbon storage and storage facilities for oil sands projects.
Daniel J. Graeber
Italy's Eni looks for ways to help Ukraine

Italy's Eni looks for ways to help Ukraine

Italian energy company Eni said it was looking for new ways to supply natural gas to a Ukrainian economy struggling to break free of Russia's grip.
Daniel J. Graeber
Pro-Russian militants in eastern Ukraine refuse to accept Geneva deal

Pro-Russian militants in eastern Ukraine refuse to accept Geneva deal

Pro-Russian militants have refused to withdraw their occupation of government buildings, threatening the new deal struck in Geneva by Russia and the West.
Ananth Baliga
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