It's been 11 days since Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, was shot dead by Darren Wilson, a white policeman in Ferguson, Mo., and many questions remain unanswered. Here's everything you need to know
Obama said the "entire world is appalled" by the death of kidnapped American journalist James Foley, whose death was depicted in a video Tuesday
The clashes happened after government laid barbed wire barricades around a densely populated slum in an attempt to contain the spread of Ebola
Same-sex couples will have to wait longer to begin marrying in Virginia after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to delay an appeals court ruling striking down the state's gay marriage ban, granting a request from a county clerk in northern Virginia
Practice hatha yoga consistently for eight weeks and you're likely to think faster and better remember things, whereas just stretching and toning yielded no improvement, according to a new eight-week study of more than 100 adults with ages ranging from 55 to 79
Discovered in the town of Raymondville, about 50 miles north of the Mexican border, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said "the local street value for the seized marijuana is estimated at $10 million"
Crystal will honor the late comedian and actor, who was found dead on Aug. 11, during the “In Memoriam” portion of the show on Aug. 25, with musical accompaniment by Sara Bareilles. Last year, Williams honored Jonathan Winters during the same Emmy segment
Benjamin Netanyahu made comments signaling that a protracted period of fighting could lie ahead, in a nationwide address Wednesday, a day after talks aimed at ending Israel's monthlong war against Hamas militants collapsed in failure
A new paper in Nature suggests Neanderthals went extinct over a period of between 2,600 and 5,400 years or so—twice as fast as anyone had thought. And yet they evidently coexisted with humans in Europe, though "spatially separated... like a mosaic"
Masters of Sex, based on the real lives of sex researchers and lovers William Masters and Virginia Johnson, has five Emmy nominations this year, including a best actress nomination for Lizzy Caplan, and averages about four million viewers per week across multiple platforms
Underwhelming sales and the continuing fallout from last year's data breach have lowered the company's year-long earnings forecast. And same-store sales in the U.S. stayed flat, despite an aggressive promotional campaign to lure in customers with steep price discounts
Many teenagers in Britain think porn leads to unrealistic or damaging views about sex, according to a study released by a British think tank. Nearly 80 percent of the young women polled said that porn puts pressure on girls to look and act a certain way