A black boy. A white Ohio police officer. A pellet gun that looked like a real weapon. And a deadly shooting.
A selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, in brief:
Brazil's been partying hard for five years, hosting a string of international mega-events that end this Sunday with the Paralympics. So is it time for the hangover?
Motorists in the Southeast and East could pay more for gasoline in coming days because of the shutdown of a leaking pipeline in Alabama.
Donald Trump made his usual sarcastic call Friday for Hillary Clinton's Secret Service agents to be stripped of their firearms -- and then added, "let's see what happens to her."
The fatal police shooting of 13-year-old Tyre King by a Columbus police officer Wednesday has drawn comparisons to the police killing of 12-year-old Tamir Rice by a Cleveland police officer in November 2014.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump raised the threat of violence against his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton again on Friday, suggesting her Secret Service guards voluntarily disarm and "see what happens to her."
You don't have to go to Yale to have fun in New Haven. Best of all, you don't have to pay Ivy League tuition prices. New Haven has lots of top-notch free attractions, from art museums to carillon concerts -- though you will have to pay to try the city's famous pizza.
Thousands of people protested in Mexico City on Thursday, demanding that President Enrique Pena Nieto resign over his handling of drug violence, corruption and his meeting with Donald Trump.
Donald Trump's campaign spokesman says the Republican presidential candidate now believes President Barack Obama was born in the United States, despite the candidate's repeated refusal to say so himself.