10 Things to Know for Wednesday, April 9


UPDATED: Wednesday April 9, 2014 5:22 AM

1-SHIP RELOCATES UNDERWATER SIGNALS FOR MH370
    
Search crews are racing to find the plane's black boxes before their batteries die--but they won't send a submarine looking just yet.
    
2-STANDOFF IN EASTERN UKRAINE CONTINUES
    
Protesters in Luhansk put up high barricades in a thoroughfare running in front of government security service premises.

3-HOW TO BECOME A MILLIONAIRE
    
A small group of doctors were paid millions of dollars by Medicare, an AP analysis finds.
    
4-ANYTHING YOU CAN DO, I CAN DO BETTER
    
A night after the men's team wins the NCAA basketball championship, the women of UConn do it a record ninth time, routing Notre Dame in the first-ever final game featuring undefeated teams.
    
5-TWITTER GETS A FACELIFT
    
Perhaps taking a page from Facebook, the microblogging site will use bigger photos for profiles and offer users more control.
    
6-PISTORIUS CROSS-EXAMINATION BEGINS
    
The double-amputee Olympian returned to the witness stand a day after breaking down in sobs and wails while describing how he shot his girlfriend.
    
7- WHAT'S CAUSING MILLIONS OF BABY PIGS TO DIE
    
A virus new to the U.S. has spread to farms in 27 states. Scientists don't know how it got into the country.
    
8-NYC MAYOR BILL DEBLASIO HAS VICTORIES, FLOPS AFTER FIRST 100 DAYS
    
Most observers give him fairly positive marks for what is often called the nation's second-toughest political job, behind only the presidency.
    
9-WHO DOESN'T WANT TO HEAR IT_PHONES, THAT IS
    
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh becomes frustrated at the trial pitting Apple against Samsung because of Wi-Fi interference, and phones ringing, buzzing and jingling.
    
10- WHY MORE MOMS ARE STAYING HOME
    
The rising cost of child care is among likely reasons that more moms are staying home full-time with their children, a report says.

©2014 by The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.