James Foley, whose beheading at the hands of Islamic State militants was confirmed by President Obama, believed he had a calling to tell the stories of people he saw as voiceless and powerless.
Attorney General Eric Holder met with college students and Ferguson residents during a trip to Missouri following the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old. Holder sought to provide assurance he's taking the quest for justice seriously. (Au...
"The eyes of the nation and the world are watching Ferguson right now," the attorney general says.
Forget Chris Pratt . Forget Bill Gates . Kermit the Frog's video is an ice bucket challenge to end all ice bucket challenges. The famed Muppet took on the fight against ALS after being called out by WWE CEO Vince McMahon and, in turn, challenged his Muppets: Most Wanted costars Tina Fey, Ty Burrell and Ricky Gervais. You just can't compete with a Muppet. more
Hamas' shadowy military chief escaped an apparent Israeli assassination attempt that killed his wife and infant son, the militant group said Wednesday as Israel's prime minister warned that the bombardment of Gaza will continue until rocket fire out of the Palestinian territory stops.
Barnes & Noble has turned the page on its struggling e-reader and teamed with Samsung on a revamped Nook that blends the bookseller’s digital content with the electronics company’s tablet technology.
ORLANDO, Fla. The University of Central Florida's season opener in Ireland next week against Penn State may be in peril because of a possible volcanic eruption in Iceland. Iceland's Civil Protect...
People are lining up for autographs from Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old pitching sensation from Philadelphia, and some of them are cashing in.
The United Nations refugee agency launched a land, air and sea aid push to address the humanitarian crisis in Iraq, one that the organization says is one of the worst it has seen in recent years. About 100 tons of supplies landed in Irbil on Wednesday, which included tents, sheets and other supplies .
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race. Stewart's decision was announced Wednesday and Jeff Burton will once again replace him in the...