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American war reporter James Foley, who was beheaded by ISIS, was described by a friend as a "funny, warm, Big Lebowski-loving guy."
They've served in every U.S. war since 1637. When natural disasters strike, they're often among the first to head to the epicenter.
Another patient is being tested in the United States for possible Ebola exposure -- this time, in California.
The sometimes violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, and the law enforcement response has sparked a debate about what some call the "militarization of police," after armored vehicles, stun grenades and high-tech weaponry were brought in to calm the violence.
The pain that Michael Brown's parents are going through in Ferguson, Missouri, is something Sybrina Fulton can relate to. She is Trayvon Martin's mother. Here are her words to Michael's mother.
When a photographer is at the right place at the right time, a lightning show can be absolutely magical.
Six journalists were taken into custody while covering the protests in Ferguson, Missouri, on Monday and early Tuesday, aggravating what one press freedom group has called a "concerted, top-down effort to restrict the fundamental First Amendment rights of the public and the press."
Two high school students plotted to kill three staffers and as many students as possible in a mass shooting plot, police in South Pasadena, California, said.
On the one hand, there's the need to respect and protect people's constitutional right to congregate and express their opinions. On the other, there's the need to make sure all people and all property are safe and secure.
Residents react to the shooting death of Michael Brown who was killed by police officer Darren Wilson.