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  • Homicide probe begins over dead Chinese student in Iowa

    2014-09-30 11:10

    A woman's body found in the trunk of a car in Iowa City, Iowa, has been identified as a missing Chinese student from Iowa State University and police are treating her death as a homicide.

  • Chelsea Clinton takes baby Charlotte home

    2014-09-30 10:27

    Chelsea Clinton holds daughter Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky with her husband Marc Mezvinsky and her parents Bill and Hillary Clinton as they leave Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.

  • Fence-jumper ran through much of main floor of White House

    2014-09-30 09:16

    The man who breached security at the White House this month raced through several rooms on the main floor, penetrating farther into the building than previously disclosed.

  • God's gift to powerlifting

    2014-09-30 09:14

    As the world's strongest priest, the 51-year-old pastor holds multiple world records including the heaviest plane pulled by a man winging in at a whopping 188.83 tonnes.

  • Stephen Chow retrospective set for NYC

    2014-09-30 06:49

    Hong Kong director and actor Stephen Chow, synonymous with the Cantonese genre of mo lei tau films — humor with lots of pun, wordplay, and slapstick — will have his first major film retrospective in the United States next month.

  • Obama says US underestimates rise of IS

    2014-09-29 08:42

    The United States underestimated the rise of the Islamic State now running amok in Iraq and Syria while overrating the Iraqi military's ability to fight the extremist group.

  • California adopts 'yes means yes' sex-assault rule

    2014-09-29 13:34

    Gov. Jerry Brown announced Sunday that he has signed a bill that makes California the first in the US to define when "yes means yes" and adopt requirements for colleges to follow when investigating sexual assault reports.

  • Ferguson police officer shot

    2014-09-29 09:09

    Authorities searched Sunday for a suspect in the shooting of a police officer in Ferguson, the St. Louis suburb where there have been angry protests since a white officer fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old black man last month.

  • One teenager dead, 3 injured in New York stabbings

    2014-09-29 04:29

    A 14-year-old boy died from a wound to the chest and three other teenagers were injured early on Sunday in stabbings in New York City's Bronx borough, police said.

  • GOP 2016 presidential hopefuls come to town

    2014-09-29 04:26

    Ernst, Ted Cruz, Bobby Jindal and Paul Ryan made pitches before a conference of conservatives in Des Moines Saturday.

  • Police: 15 hurt in Miami nightclub shooting

    2014-09-29 02:15

    Fifteen people have been wounded in a shooting that sent terrified patrons scrambling from a Miami nightclub early Sunday, police said, adding the youngest victim is 11 years old.

  • Police seeking Chinese student find a body in car

    2014-09-29 01:48

    Police searching for a missing Iowa State University student from China found a body in the trunk of a car that had been linked to her and said Saturday that they believe a possible suspect in the case has already left the country.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.