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Media Mischief On April Fools' Day

When news organizations make fun of the news, it can be funny or not.

What The 2016 Hopefuls Are Saying About Indiana's 'Religious Freedom' Law

"This is simply allowing people of faith space to be able to express their beliefs," said Jeb Bush. Hillary Clinton tweeted: "Sad this new Indiana law can happen in America today."

The Revival Of Lamb Ham: A Colonial Tradition Renewed

British colonialists brought lamb ham to America, where a sugar-cured, smoked variety became popular. Easier-to-cure pork ham eventually took its place, but now two Virginians are bringing it back.

Nigerian President Said To Concede Election To Opposition Candidate

A sitting president has never lost a presidential bid in Nigeria, Africa's most populous country. Partial results showed Goodluck Jonathan trailing Muhammadu Buhari by close to 3 million votes.

Iran Nuclear Talks Deadline Will Be Extended By A Day, U.S. Says

The deadline for a framework agreement to curb Iran's nuclear program and ease economic sanctions was 6 p.m. ET. The U.S. said enough progress had been made to warrant an extension.

Obama Releases Frozen Military Aid To Egypt

Delivery of the F-16s, Harpoon missiles and M1A1 Abrams tank kits was suspended in 2013 after a military-backed coup. The White House cited national security as the reason for its decision today.

From 'Dragon Tattoo' To The 'Spider's Web': Stieg Larsson's Heroine Returns

The late novelist's Millennium series is getting an addition, The Girl in the Spider's Web. The book, written by David Lagercrantz, just got its title and a U.S. release date: Sept. 1.

No Easy, Reliable Way To Screen For Suicide

Clinicians correctly predict a suicide attempt about half the time no better than a coin toss. Certain tests of involuntary responses, although still experimental, aim to improve the odds.

Major Power Outage Darkens Dozens Of Cities In Turkey

The outage halted public transportation and shuttered business across much of Turkey. An investigation is underway to determine the cause of the country's blackout, the biggest in 15 years.

The Challenge: Curb Violence In Most Violent City. Hint: Nuns Can Help

This year, at Emory University's global health challenge, students had to come up with clever solutions for a pressing problem. Only it wasn't a superbug. It was the extreme violence in Honduras.

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