For someone who keeps her distance from the media, Hillary Clinton and her team spend a lot of time working the media.
Health authorities confirm that the death of a woman in Washington state earlier this year was the first US fatality from measles in 12 years.
The Islamic State group publishes photos of militants destroying what it says are six statues looted from the ancient ruins of Palmyra in Syria.
A series of seemingly unrelated fires at predominantly black churches has authorities searching for answers just weeks after a racially motivated mass shooting.
The chief technology officer at the IRS was "blown away" after learning backup tapes that likely contained messages to and from controversial ex-official Lois Lerner were destroyed, according to an internal government watchdog report.
The Pentagon says a coalition airstrike in Syria has killed a senior Islamic State leader, who has been responsible for moving fighters and weapons from Libya to Syria.
Vietnam veteran and former US Senator Jim Webb launches his bid for president, joining other Democrats taking on front-runner Hillary Clinton.
Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry on Thursday urged his party to fight for the African-American vote and said black families should hold Democrats accountable for what he called decades of unsuccessful anti-poverty programs.
The bodies of nine more Britons killed in the Tunisian beach attack arrive back in the UK on an RAF aircraft.
A major report warns that life in the seas will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions from industrial society are drastically cut.
Rafael Nadal makes an early exit from Wimbledon for the fourth year in a row as he loses to German qualifier Dustin Brown.
At least 40 people have been killed by Islamist militants near the north-east Nigerian town of Monguno, residents there tell the BBC.
Egypt looks for answers after Sinai clashes with IS
The sister of Dylann Roof, who is charged with killing 9 people at a black church in South Carolina, launches an appeal to raise money for her wedding.
Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is jumping into the race for president, becoming the latest Democrat to try for a primary upset over frontrunner Hillary Clinton.
Greece will need an extra 50bn euros over the next three years to stabilise its finances under the existing, disputed bailout plans, the IMF says.
MPs should consider allowing Britain to bomb Islamic State targets in Syria, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says.
Second seed Roger Federer accelerated into the Wimbledon last 32 with a commanding win over Sam Querrey.
Kurdish fighters and leaders are intent on carving an independent state out of Northern Iraq after they wrest back vital territory from the Islamic State "whether the U.S. likes it or not," according to American and international security forces on the ground.
While there are others who might pull off an upset, at this point Scott Walker is the top underdog.