US attacks al-Shabab in Somalia - 2014-Sep-02 04:01:00
The US military says it carried out a military operation against al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab militants in Somalia.
First openly gay NFL player dropped - 2014-Aug-30 21:03:00
Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted into the National Football League, fails to make the final roster for the St Louis Rams.
VIDEO: Freed journalist 'overwhelmed' - 2014-Aug-27 15:12:00
American journalist Peter Theo Curtis, freed after nearly two years in captivity in Syria, makes a statement to the press.
US works to free trio in N Korea - 2014-Sep-02 02:50:00
The White House says securing the release of three American citizens detained in North Korea is a "top priority", after they appealed for help.
Embarking on the path to jihad - 2014-Sep-02 01:54:00
How Americans join the fight in Syria