Here's the latest news for Wednesday, March 5, 2014: Secretary of State John Kerry meets with foreign leaders to discuss Ukraine; investigators try to determine cause of N.J. gas explosion; Oscar Pistorius arrives for court; Lerner pleads fifth amendment.
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Here's the latest news for Tuesday, March 4: Secretary Kerry arrives in Ukraine; Obama warns Russia it could be driving countries away; arctic air follows latest snow: thousands celebrate Fat Tuesday.
Here's the latest news for Monday, March 3, 2014: A late winter storm sweeps across much of the country; the Ukraine crisis continues; President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu; Workers recover Corvettes from a sinkhole.
Here's the latest news for March 2: Winter weather bears down on the US, Ukrainian troops trapped outside their own base, Hollywood prepares for the Oscars and Jimmy Fallon takes a polar plunge.
California was lashed Friday by heavy rains that the parched state so desperately needs, though with the soaking came traffic snarls, power outages and the threat of mudslides.