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Ferguson August 20

Ferguson streets were calm until bottles fly

There were high hopes that the nightly protests in Ferguson would end peacefully for a change Tuesday. That promise held out for most of the evening -- until a…

Ferguson August 20

Ferguson streets were calm until bottles flew

A grand jury is set to decide on whether or not to charge a Ferguson officer of shooting Michael Brown.

Missouri governor Jay Nixon

Michael Brown shooting: Who's who in Ferguson

As tensions in Ferguson, Missouri, have bubbled, one official after another has taken the lead, grappling to figure out how to stop it from coming to a…

Israel targets Hamas Aug. 20

Strikes, counter strikes resume in Mideast

The depressing cycle of strikes and counter strikes between Israel and Hamas resumed as talks for a longer term truce fell apart.

Since the ceasefire crumbled…

James Foley in helmet

ISIS claims it has beheaded American journalist

ISIS has released a video that it says shows the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley.

James Foley CNN

James Foley remembered as 'brave' journalist

For James Foley's family and friends, a purported ISIS recording was the answer they hoped they'd never hear to their questions about his disappearance.

Japan landslide

Heavy rains, landslides kill 27 in Japan

Residents combed through mud and debris looking for bodies of their loved ones after heavy rains triggered landslides that swallowed up homes in the western…

Ebola virus

Patient tested for possible Ebola exposure in California

Another patient is being tested in the United States for possible Ebola exposure -- this time, in California.

Police detain protester

Ferguson streets were calm until bottles fly

Police chased young men down Ferguson's streets and made arrests, as bottles flew again shortly before midnight.

Protesters locked hand in front of the police…

Michael Brown memorial

Concerns over prosecutor in Brown case

While protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, are demanding justice for the killing of Michael Brown by police, questions are being asked about the man who at the…

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