Hillary Clinton is sidestepping new questions about nearly 15,000 recently discovered emails or her family's charitable foundation — a stay-the-course strategy sure to be tested in the sprint to Election Day.
When a car flew onto a beach crowded with families, including hers, Heather Peterson was so scared about what could have happened that she wrote a letter to the driver and posted it to Facebook on Sunday night. Now hundreds of people are sharing that letter.
No serious injuries were reported after multiple tornadoes touched down Wednesday in central Indiana, tearing the roofs off apartment buildings, sending air conditioners falling onto parked cars and cutting power to thousands of people.
An untold number of pets and animals have been displaced by the flooding in Louisiana. Local shelters have taken in those that they can, but many can’t keep up with the demand. Animal welfare advocates that have rescued animals are preparing them for adoption outside the region.
Officials say a powerful earthquake measuring a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has shaken central Myanmar. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake hit Wednesday afternoon and was centered about 15 miles west of Chauk, an area west of the ancient capital of Bagan.
Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble Wednesday. The death toll stood at 159, but the number of dead and missing was uncertain given the thousands of vacationers in the area for summer's final days.
Turkey on Wednesday launched its first major ground assault into Syria since the country's civil war began, sending in tanks and special forces backed by U.S. airstrikes to help Syrian rebels retake a border town from Islamic State militants.
The first high-profile al-Qaida terror suspect captured after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 appeared Tuesday at a U.S. government hearing called to determine whether he should remain in detention at the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.