By MARIA CHENG, Associated Press
March 5, 2015 6 a.m.
LONDON — New guidelines from the World Health Organization are enough to kill anyone's sugar high. The U.N. health agency says the world is eating too much sugar and people should slash their intake to just six to 12 teaspoons per day — an amount that could be exceeded with a single can of soda.
By JACK GILLUM and TED BRIDIS, Associated Press
March 4, 2015 9:22 p.m.
WASHINGTON — A House committee investigating the Benghazi, Libya, attacks issued subpoenas Wednesday for the emails of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who used a private account exclusively for official business when she was secretary of state — and also used a computer email server now traced back to her family's New York home.
By JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press
March 4, 2015 9:17 p.m.
WILSON, N.C. — The crew of a truck carrying a load of gold bars had just pulled off the interstate in North Carolina when, the two men told police, a seemingly ordinary episode of carsickness turned into a multimillion-dollar heist.
By FOSTER KLUG and KIM TONG-HYUNG, Associated Press
March 4, 2015 8:01 p.m.
SEOUL, South Korea — U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was in stable condition after being slashed on the face and wrist by a man wielding a 10-inch knife and screaming that the rival Koreas should be unified, South Korean police and U.S. officials said today.
By Evgenia Pismennaya and Henry Meyer, Bloomberg News
March 4, 2015 5:50 p.m.
MOSCOW — Russia's Security Council accused the U.S. of plotting to oust President Vladimir Putin by financing the opposition and encouraging mass demonstrations, less than a week after a protest leader was murdered near the Kremlin.
By FRANCES D'EMILIO, Associated Press
March 4, 2015 5:33 p.m.
ROME — In dramatic sea rescues north of Libya, a flotilla of ships saved more than 1,000 migrants and refugees, while 10 migrants perished in the southern Mediterranean, Italian officials said Wednesday.
By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press
March 4, 2015 12:43 p.m.
WASHINGTON — With an eye toward a possible run for the White House, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio is signing onto an ambitious plan to cut taxes for investors, parents and businesses in an effort to spur economic growth and create jobs.
By DONNA CASSATA, Associated Press
March 4, 2015 12:29 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The special House committee investigating the 2012 attacks on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya, will issue subpoenas for former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's personal emails, congressional aides said Wednesday.
By MATTHEW LEE and GEORGE JAHN, Associated Press
March 4, 2015 10:42 a.m.
MONTREUX, Switzerland — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry challenged critics of a nuclear deal being negotiated with Iran to come up with a better alternative Wednesday, in a spirited rebuke to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's claims that the emerging pact would leave Tehran just a step away from making atomic arms.