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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A pregnant South Carolina woman pointed to the ocean, locked the doors and rolled up the windows, telling her three children she was "trying to take them to a better place" as she drove her minivan into the surf, authorities said.
Three Americans were aboard a Malaysia Airlines jet that went missing off the coast of Vietnam, a US State Department spokeswoman confirmed Saturday. "At this time, we can confirm that three US citizens were on board," State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said in a statement. "We extend our deepest condolences to the loved ones of those on board Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370," she continued, adding that the US government is providing no additional information about the Americans on the missing flight "out of respect for them." Rescue planes on Saturday were searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, which was carrying 239 passengers.
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton "has a lot to explain" should she run for president, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann told the nation's largest gathering of conservative activists on Saturday, the final day of its annual meeting.