This gallery contains photos published August 22-29, 2013.
UN experts are investigating the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria as the U.S. and allies prepare for the possibility of a punitive strike against President Assad’s regime.
Isaac barely had hurricane-strength winds when it blew ashore southwest of New Orleans a year ago, but its effects are still apparent in coastal areas where it flooded thousands of homes.
Hundreds of firefighters have been deployed to protect communities in the path of the Rim Fire raging north of Yosemite National Park.
See the stars arrive and some backstage photos from the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards.
This gallery contains photos published August 16-22, 2013.
Several children are injured after their school bus crashed in northeast Kansas, but officials say no one was critically hurt.
Three teenagers have been charged in connection with the killing of 22-year-old Australian collegiate baseball player Christopher Lane, 22.
All of the students and teachers at an elementary school near Atlanta are said to be safe and accounted for, after reports of gunfire at the school.
Some of the Philippines’ heaviest rains on record fell for a second day, turning the capital’s roads into rivers and trapping tens of thousands of people in homes and shelters.
The Briarwood and Plaza Towers elementary schools were destroyed when an EF5 twister hit Moore, Oklahoma on May 20. Students returned to school on Friday.
The violence began when police moved to clear two sit-in camps in Cairo by supporters of Mohammed Morsi, ousted in a military coup on July 3.
A UPS cargo plane crashed Wednesday morning in an open field just outside of the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth Airport.
Water-weary residents of several central U.S states are girding for more rain and possible flooding after a week of intermittent downpours dumped as much as 15 inches in some locat
Opening arguments began, and witnesses took the stand in the long-awaited military trial for the man accused of the 2009 shootings at Fort Hood.