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Here's the latest news for Wednesday, August 20th: Israel vows to continue Gaza military operation; Attorney General Holder visits Ferguson; Pres. Obama on the death of journalist; Former Pres. George...

Silva runs for Brazilian presidency

Environmentalist Marina Silva officially launched a bid for president on Wednesday, upending Brazil's October elections and threatening the ruling...

Obama warns of jihadist 'cancer' in Iraq as reporter slain

US President Barack Obama on Wednesday demanded the world take action against the "cancer" of jihadist extremism in Iraq, after militants...

UN Council urges Israel, Palestinians to resume talks

The UN Security Council on Wednesday urged Israel and the Palestinians to return to the negotiating table to quickly agree on a lasting truce in Gaza.

Holder says he understands mistrust of police

Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into the shooting death of a black...

Thai army ruler expected to become new premier

Three months after overthrowing Thailand's last elected government, the country's military ruler is poised to take up the post of prime...

Police seek mystery pair in selfies after burglary

Would burglars be dumb enough to post selfies on their victim's cloud account? That's what Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators are...

UK and Wellcome offer 6.5 million pounds for emergency Ebola research

An emergency research call has been launched to help fight the world's worst Ebola outbreak in...

California Wildfire destroys eight homes, 10 buildings

A wildfire northeast of Bakersfield burning in steep terrain has destroyed eight homes and 10 other structures, authorities said, but residents of some 200...