Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Analysts say Putin is likely to keep his troops in Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula indefinitely.
George P. Bush, the son of ex-Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, begins his public career by easily winning the GOP nomination for the little-known but powerful post of Texas land commissioner.
Anti-deficit groups are especially displeased by the president's new $3.9 trillion spending plan.
After year after the Venezuelan strongman's death, his socialist project has been crippled by food shortages, high inflation and weeks of protests.
As three decades of explosive growth runs out of steam, Premier Li Keqiang says the Communist nation will promote market forces and domestic consumption.
Wood from the ancient trees is being poached to make decorative pieces like coffee tables and wall clocks, officials at a California park say.
United Airlines is reminding its customers that oversized carry-ons can mean an additional fee.
Two performance artists are spending 10 days living, eating and sleeping on a giant hamster wheel in New York City.
Dr. Sherwin Nuland's book, published in 1994, helped foster a debate in the U.S. over doctor-assisted suicide and end-of-life decisions.
The daytime talk show sees the highest viewership in its 11-year history the day after the Academy Awards and DeGeneres' viral selfie.