The Brief

Pro-Russian protesters play soccer in front of a barricade outside a regional government building in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine April 19, 2014.

Ukraine Calls 'Easter Truce'

Kiev said it was suspending operations in eastern Ukraine cities over Easter, as separatists continued their occupation of government buildings

2006 Ion coupes outside a Saturn dealership in the south Denver suburb of Highlands Ranch, Colo.

Another Headache For GM

The embattled automaker waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures, government documents say

Missing Boy Mass

Body Found by Highway Is Missing Mass. Boy

The body found Friday off Interstate 190 has been positively identified as 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver, Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. said. Jeremiah was last seen by relatives in September but was not reported missing until December

President Obama Makes Statement On Tensions In Ukraine

Keystone Pipeline Delay Draws Reactions

President Obama's decision to extend a review of the divisive Keystone XL pipeline frustrates energy and labor groups, but is welcomed by environmentalists. Final approval or rejection of the pipeline may not occur until after November's midterm elections

OR: Heartbleed Bug to disrupt internet over coming weeks Users Warned on Heartbleed Risk

No security breach has been detected but online healthcare enrollees are warned to change their passwords as a precaution against the programming flaw. The government is reportedly carrying out a review into the Heartbleed bug

A model of the Loch Ness monster stands outside a visitor centre on March 30, 2012 in Drumnadrochit, United Kingdom.

Siri, Find The Loch Ness Monster

A mysterious image found on Apple Maps is "likely" evidence of the fabled Loch Ness monster in the Scottish Highlands, says a bunch of monster enthusiasts. Others note the picture resembles the wake of a boat

The Toronto Raptors introduce Steve Novak to the media

Fired Up! Raptors GM Unleashes Profanity About Nets

Toronto Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri used a profanity at the Brooklyn Nets to motivate fans outside Air Canada Centre before the two teams played in the first game of the NBA playoffs. He later apologized, saying he made "the wrong choice of words"

A Riverside County firefighter walks past a fully engulfed burning home in Jurupa Valley, Calif., Jan. 14, 2014.

Blame Climate Change For the Wildfires

Drought, heat and dry weather caused by climate change has dramatically increased the number of wildfires in the U.S., a new study shows. The number of sizable wildfires increased by a rate of seven fires a year between 1984 and 2011

Soldiers inspect the remains of a car following an explosion at a bus park in Abuja, Nigeria, Monday, April. 14, 2014.

Islamic Militants Claim Deadly Nigerian Blast

In the wake of a massive explosion that killed 75 people at a bus station in Abuja this week, the leader of the Boko Haram network threatens more attacks, saying "We are in your city, but you don't know where we are"

Malaysia Airline

MH370 Search Intensifies

A robotic submarine looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is expected to finish searching a patch of the Indian Ocean seabed within a week. The mission has so far come up empty, but officials say they may expand the search area

Kenneth Felumlee, Helen Felumlee

Couple Married For 70 Years Dies Hours Apart

Kenneth and Helen Felumlee did almost everything together during 70 years of marriage. So it was little surprise that, when it came to the end, one couldn't live without the other. "We wanted them to go together, and they did," said their daughter