'Fire hose' of moisture slams South Carolina; 12 killed

South Carolina dodges a hurricane, but still gets slammed by epic rainstorm; death toll at 12

Boston-bound airline pilot dies; co-pilot lands safely

Co-pilot safely lands plane in New York when pilot of Phoenix-Boston flight falls ill, dies

Demi Lovato Taking Mental Health Advocacy To Capitol Hill

Lovato heads to Capitol Hill Tuesday to advocate for mental health reform.

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Data hack at 7 Trump hotels confirmed

Hackers may have been stolen data from 7 Trump hotels, company confirms, after extended breach

China finally wins a Nobel Prize in one of the sciences

China's long-sought first Nobel in science goes to little-known researcher on malaria medicine

When Should News Outlets Name a Shooter?

In the ongoing debate over whether to name the perpetrator in a mass shooting, one thing is clear: It's not an easy decision.

The Trump swagger is seen, not always loved, worldwide

Trump seems to be the talk of the world, and it's often not flattering

Report details how 'wall of flame' trapped 4 firefighters

Report details how 'wall of flame' trapped 4 firefighters, raises questions about training

Syria's skies crowded with multiple air forces

Syria's skies crowded _ and endangered _ with multiple air forces striking targets

Russian Forecaster: Lovely Day For a Bombing Run in Syria

Russia's state-controlled press is all in on Syrian intervention — even their weather forecasters.

Twitter gives co-founder Jack Dorsey a 2nd chance as CEO

Twitter anoints co-founder as CEO in attempt to breathe new life into short messaging service

California governor signs hard-won right-to-die legislation

California to become fifth state to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives

Trade agreement could cause rift in political camps

Trade agreement would give Obama a legacy win, create rift with key Democratic constituency

Death Penalty Won't Exclude You From UN Human Rights Council

Many call Saudi Arabia hypocritical for its UNHRC membership and its executions, but other countries on the council also use the death penalty.

Q&A: How does the House elect a new speaker?

Q&A: As Boehner exits, a look at how the House will elect a new speaker this month

New VW chief to brief workers on fallout from scandal

Volkswagen workers gather to hear new CEO Mueller brief on fallout from emissions scandal

Oregon shooter rants in writings about having no girlfriend

Oregon gunman ranted in writings that he had no girlfriend, thought others were 'crazy'

Security increased around Oklahoma Ten Commandments monument

Security increased around Oklahoma's Ten Commandments monument as removal deadline looms

California Is the Fifth State to Legalize Assisted Suicide

Gov. Jerry Brown signed the legislation, allowing physicians to prescribe lethal drugs for patients with a life expectancy under six months.

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Leaders who follow: What candidates' Twitter lists reveal

Follow me, follow you: Twitter accounts of 2016 hopefuls can reveal interests _ and strategies

Study finds potential problem in more heart valve implants

Study finds potential problem in more heart valve implants; FDA says devices still seem safe

German factory orders down 2nd straight month in August

German factory orders down 2nd straight month in August, led by lower demand outside eurozone

Amy Schumer: Advocate Disguised as Comedian

Amy Schumer is breaking barriers in comedy and using her platform to highlight problems she'd like to remedy.

Changes to justices' opinions will be highlighted

SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Public now will know when justices change opinions

Amid unrest in West Bank, Israel demolishes militants' homes

Amid unrest in West Bank, Israel demolishes homes of Palestinian militants in east Jerusalem

4 children, 1 adult killed in interstate crash

4 children, 1 adult killed in Florida interstate crash after car skids into oncoming traffic