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Contestants vie for Miss Universe crown in Miami on Sunday

Will Latin America take home the Miss Universe crown again Sunday?

'Death-qualified' juror search slows marathon, theater cases

Searching for 'death-qualified' jurors slows marathon bombing, movie theater shooting trials

What Obama and Modi Want Out of This Week's India Trip

White House officials say President Obama's second visit to India is symbolic, but Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi are still discussing policy.

Ukraine Rebels Vow New Offensive As Rockets Kill 30

Pro-Kremlin rebels in eastern Ukraine announced a major new offensive after heavy rocket fire killed at least 30 people in the government-held port of Mariupol, sparking international calls for Moscow to stop backing the separatists

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Technology improves avalanche gear for backcountry skiers

Technology improves avalanche safety gear for growing number of backcountry skiers

WHO mulls reforms to repair reputation after bungling Ebola

World Health Organization mulls reforms after bungling Ebola; experts say reputation at stake

Romanians protest Swiss franc loans repayments

Romanians protest repayments for Swiss franc loans, blame the banks, urge new laws

30 Dead After Rockets Hit Ukrainian Port City

Civilians were caught in the crossfire of the Ukrainian conflict Saturday after pro-Russian rebels reportedly shelled port city Mariupol.

Kerry in Nigeria to warn against postelection violence

Kerry in Nigeria to meet with main presidential candidates, warn against postelection violence

Santa Ana winds knock out power to thousands in California

Santa Ana winds down trees and power lines in S. California; tens of thousands lose power

Navy wants to increase use of sonar-emitting buoys

Navy seeks more sonar-emitting buoys; critics raise concerns over impact on marine mammals

'American Sniper': The Truths and Myths About Chris Kyle

Among the constant criticism of the film "American Sniper" are questions about its authenticity. How does the film compare to the book?

Snow, Slush Cover Northeast As Winter Storm Climbs Coast

Messy mix of sleet, snow and rain coats Northeast as season's first big storm moves up coast

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Viacom CEO's 2014 pay rises 19 percent to $44.3 million

Viacom CEO Phillipe Dauman gets 19 percent rise while company's stock slumps, earnings flatten

No, a Google Exec Did Not Predict an Internet Apocalypse

Earlier this week, a Google exec made headlines for saying "the Internet will disappear," but that doesn't quite mean what it sounds like.

Koch event drawing 2016 hopefuls Rubio, Paul, Cruz, Walker

More signals from Rubio about 2016 race; Koch brothers event also drawing Cruz, Paul, Walker

Zambia: Edgar Lungu sworn in as new president

Ruling party candidate Edgar Lungu sworn in as new Zambian president

Blizzard-like conditions possible in Northeast's next storm

Blizzard-like conditions possible in Northeast's next storm on heels of weekend wallop

Balloon crew launches in bid to break 2 major records

Balloon crew launches from Japan in bid to reach North America, hoping to break 2 key records

Florida Might Legalize Black Bear Hunting

A string of black bear attacks has Florida officials considering lifting the ban on hunting the animals to control their population.

GoPro, NHL in deal to bring cameras closer to the action

GoPro, NHL sign deal to put cameras on the ice, show content in live broadcast of games

Thanks for Watching: Honest 'Bachelor' Reaction, Fixing SOTU

In our weekly review of what's worth watching, we give honest first impressions of "The Bachelor" and discuss how to liven up the State of the Union.

Obama, Modi display bond, cite progress toward nuclear ties

Obama, Modi voice optimism about US-India relations, cite progress on nuclear cooperation