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Washington slide kills 3; searchers seek survivors

SEATTLE (AP) — After hearing voices pleading for help, rescuers were "combing through the debris" in an overnight search for survivors from a massive mudslide in Washington state that killed at least three people and forced evacuations because of fears of severe flooding.

Last Updated on Sunday, 23 March 2014

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Health law birth control coverage before justices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration and its opponents are renewing the Supreme Court battle over President Barack Obama's health care law in a case that pits the religious rights of employers against the rights of women to the birth control of their choice.

Last Updated on Sunday, 23 March 2014

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China satellite finds object near jet search area

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A satellite image released by China on Saturday offered the latest sign that wreckage from a Malaysia Airlines plane lost for more than two weeks could be in a remote stretch of the southern Indian Ocean where planes and ships have been searching for three days.

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 March 2014

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Judge strikes down Michigan's ban on gay marriage

DETROIT (AP) — Michigan's ban on gay marriage, approved by voters in a landslide in 2004, was scratched from the state constitution by a federal judge who said the ballot box is no defense to a law that tramples the rights of same-sex couples.

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 March 2014

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Obama reassures Internet CEOs on tech privacy

WASHINGTON (AP) — A week before a self-imposed deadline for a review of National Security Agency programs, President Barack Obama sought Friday to assure leading Internet and tech executives that his administration is committed to protecting people's privacy.

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 March 2014

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Wal-Mart's new tool gives competitors prices

NEW YORK (AP) — The "Every Day Low Price" king is trying to shake up the world of pricing once again.

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 March 2014

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Lawmakers vow ban on police sex with prostitutes

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii lawmakers flabbergasted at the prospect of police being allowed to have sex with prostitutes promised Friday to make the practice illegal.

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 March 2014

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Cause sought of NJ shore motel fire that killed 4

POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. (AP) — An early-morning trip to the bathroom saved Joe Frystock's life.

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 March 2014

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