Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Communication satellites heard electronic pings from the flight for four hours after the plane went missing. The US Navy guided-missile destroyer, USS Kidd, is now en route to Strait of Malacca, west of the Malaysian peninsula, to continue the search for the missing jet.
BMW said its launching an effort to consolidate the number of platforms that the company's vehicles - which include models under the MINI and Rolls-Royce brands - are based upon.
Chinese Communist Party: As the National People's Congress begins March 5 with a new generation of leaders, the party remains the backbone of power, but it is little-respected by the people, and its paradoxical capitalism would confound Mao.
The past two months of rioting around Belfast aren't a return to the clashes of two decades ago. Rather, they are a sign of a new split, this time between unionists themselves along class lines.