China builds island outpost
China is challenging the U.S. and its allies in the south Pacific with a manmade island meant to serve as a military post.
Russia criticizes U.S. for Ferguson protests
Russian media and government officials put their focus on Ferguson, saying the protests are payback for America's part in the Russia-Ukraine conflict.
Mom who faked son's cancer gets jail, probation
An Aurora woman who lied about her son having cancer in order to collect charitable contributions was sentenced Tuesday.
ISIS might be feeling pinch of lower oil prices
ISIS' so-called caliphate is heavily reliant on black-market oil. With global prices falling, the terrorist group has had to adapt.