|Report: Obama admin. spied on reporter|
|College costs soar, but why?|
|Video: Tornadoes tear through central U.S.|
Less than a week after a string of tornadoes killed six people in north Texas, a massive storm system that tore through the center of the country on Sunday spawned at least a dozen tornadoes, killed at least one person, injured a dozen others and caused extensive damage from Georgia to Minnesota. A tornado at [...]
|Split-second choice ended with NY student dead|
|Autism vaccine scare leads to measles epidemic in UK|
|Car bombs in Baghdad, south Iraq kill dozens|
|Video: Balloon crash in Turkey kills 1, injures 24|
|Wave of attacks kills at least 79 in Iraq|
|North Korea fires sixth missile in three days|
By Chookyung Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea fired two short-range missiles on Monday, making six launches in three days, and it condemned South Korea for criticizing what it said were its legitimate military drills. South Korea's Defense Ministry said North Korea had fired one missile on Monday morning and a second one in the afternoon. Both were fired into the sea off North Korea's east coast, a ministry official said. ...
|Senate committee moves toward vote on immigration|
|Suicide bomber kills 14 at Afghan province council|
|Yahoo buying Tumblr for $1.1 billion, vows not to screw it up|
By Jennifer Saba and Alexei Oreskovic (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc said it is buying blogging service Tumblr for $1.1 billion cash, giving the struggling Internet pioneer a much-needed platform in social media to reach a younger generation of users. The deal, announced on Monday, is a bold bet by Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer to revitalize the company by co-opting a Web property with strong visitor traffic but little revenue. The acquisition, which will use up about a fifth of Yahoo's $5. ...