American supermodel Chrissy Teigen got strong reactions from people after making several posts about the shooting in Canada on Twitter on Wednesday.
More states welcome same-sex marriage.
Alison Emst, the woman who threw her soccer shoe at former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas last April is set to be released from custody.
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto vowed on Monday to hunt down those responsible for the apparent massacre of dozens of students in the southwest of the country that authorities say involved local security officials.
An unexpectedly competitive runoff campaign for Brazil's presidency kicked off on Monday with leftist incumbent Dilma Rousseff and her pro-business rival Aecio Neves racing to lock up supporters of an ousted third-place candidate and others frustrated with a stagnant economy
President Barack Obama sought to rally frustrated Latinos on Thursday with a firm promise to keep fighting for immigration reform and a renewed pledge to take executive action this year to reduce deportations of undocumented immigrants.
The White House announced its intention on Tuesday to establish refugee processing in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala to try to deter unaccompanied children from resorting to crossing the U.S.-Mexico border on their own.
On Tuesday Governor Jerry Brown signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic from grocery and convenience stores in an effort to take action against pollution in streets and waterways.
Rahm Emanuel won election as mayor of Chicago three years ago in part because of his strength in the African-American community, but enough black voters have since soured on him that a black labor leader is emerging as a potential rival in the city's February election.
Marijuana legalization debate goes on, but more states are going to legalize it by the end of the year.
U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated Islamic State activity inside Syria, which has become "ground zero" for jihadists worldwide, President Barack Obama said in a CBS television interview broadcast on Sunday.
Eric Holder said on Thursday he would step down as U.S. attorney general, setting up a potentially bruising Senate fight to confirm a successor who can tackle a long list of pending challenges at the Justice Department.
A hunt for the masked man in the ISIS beheading videos has now yielded a positive identification of the previously unknown militant.
Recently, some witnesses in Raqqa have been able to give the rest of the world a glimpse into life in the said city. Apparently, public crucifixions and decapitated heads are becoming common sights in the ISIS stronghold.
U.S. President Barack Obama said on Tuesday a new global agreement on climate change must include strong commitments from emerging economies and move past the rich-poor country divide that has hampered progress in United Nations negotiations.