The death of Nasir al-Wahishi is announced in a video statement. It's the biggest blow for the militant network since the death of Osama bin Laden.
The furor touched off national debate over racial identity and divided the NAACP itself.
The takeover of Tal Abyad robs the Islamic State group of a key supply line for their nearby self-proclaimed capital in Raqqa.
Donald Trump, who will announce his 2016 presidential intentions today, will be one of a dozen major candidates battling for the GOP nomination.
Two convicted murderers remain at large as a woman charged with helping them flee from a maximum-security prison makes a second appearance in court.
The eastern half of Texas is preparing for renewed flooding as Tropical Storm Bill approaches the state's Gulf Coast.
Tens of millions of diabetic Islam followers face the emotional choice between their faith and their health every year.
Dr. Lynne Fenton's testimony is among the most highly anticipated, as Fenton has never spoken publicly about her sessions with Holmes.
Wild gyrations in share prices are raising concerns that a new trading link with mainland China is a conduit for questionable trading practices.
"We won it for each other, for the city," captain Jonathan Toews says.