Obama: Dems' "unity" helped avert another debt limit crisis
President Obama thanks House Democrats for sticking together in the recent debt limit negotiations.
Elderly Couple Scramble To Rescue 19 Cats During Fire
A fire swallowed parts of four Modesto, Calif., home Tuesday afternoon, sending 19 cats from one home running out.
625-Pound Suspect Says He Is Too Unfit for Court
One man`s weight and health is being blamed for keeping a two-year-old crime in Michigan unsolved. Jeffrey Klein is accused of making a bomb threat, but says he is unable to make it to court because he is too physically unfit.
Fans enjoy Giants annual slumber party
Hundreds of baseball fans got to enjoy sleeping on the San Francisco Giants' field at AT&T Park.
Volunteers rescue deer stuck in river
Simon Cowell, with the Wildlife Aid Foundation, jumps into a boat to find a deer on the River Thames in the United Kingdom.
VIDEO: Teen sets self on fire after Facebook challenge
The "Fire Challenge" video on Facebook and other sites dares teens to set themselves on fire using rubbing alcohol. A 15-year-old Kentucky boy suffered 2nd and 3rd degree burns.
VIDEO: Controversy brews over high-five Emoji
Many people say it's a symbol for praying... but what is it really?
Recent UPenn grad drowns in Florida accident
Officials with the University of Pennsylvania have released a statement after the death of a recent grad in a freak accident.
West Bank trade dashed by Gaza conflict
Three weeks of intense shellfire and bombardments have been the 'normal' in the Gaza Strip - and local shopkeepers in the West Bank say they're suffering the economic fallout of the conflict too during the Eid holiday. Hayley Platt reports.
U.S. adds 209,000 jobs
Job growth cooled in July, but the report could ease investors' fears that the Fed would move quickly to hike interest rates. Fred Katayama reports.