At a speech honoring Mandela, Obama said he'd try to "get some perspective" as news cycles bring "more head-spinning and disturbing headlines"
New Jersey State Trooper Michael Patterson and retired police officer Matthew Bailly discovered they had crossed paths before
A study by Harvard University found that the death toll in Puerto Rico stemming from Hurricane Maria is likely 70 times higher than official estimates
Volcan de Fuego created a pyroclastic flow that can travel at over 50 mph; most of Kilauea's eruptions happened as lava traveled 30 miles underground
Twelve states in the U.S. have active volcanoes, according to United States Geological Survey
A teen from California stepped up to help a blind and deaf man who was alone on an Alaska Airlines flight by signing into his hand and helping him communicate
What saved 1-year-old Manolo Gonzales was a decision by Rebecca LaSalle, a complete stranger living 700 miles away
On the Arizona border, a Native American nation sees President Trump's proposed wall as a threat to its way of life
A squirrel was caught swiping M&Ms from a store at Disney's Magic Kingdom, and the video of the furry bandit has gone viral
A driver stuck in traffic appears to find an escape route by backing all the way out in reverse, but what happens next raises questions
Minutes after police said they began their pursuit, the suspect also posted a photo and video of himself in what appeared to be the stolen vehicle
A deaf 7-week-old foster puppy named Toffee was stuck in a 50-foot hole in Huntsville, Alabama. After more than 30 hours, the puppy was rescued by a local fire department who saw the story on the news
About a month after the animal turned up on a Montana ranch, a DNA test has come back with its true identity
A 13-year-old's summer hot dog stand is now officially permitted by the city of Minneapolis, after the police department supported it
Children separated from parents at U.S.-Mexico border make allegations about Chicago facility
Special Agent Nole E. Remagen suffered a stroke on President Trump's overseas trip. He is survived by his wife and two children
Parents are utilizing facial recognition technology for the convenience of finding pictures of their kids, but is it safe?
The U.S. saw a 3.4 percent uptick in violent crime in 2016, though rates remain near historic lows. See which cities fared worst
"I want to thank all those who have been with me throughout the process and especially thank the @twins organizations for allowing me to catch my flight," he wrote on Instagram
"I think he conflates collusion with meddling and the effect on the election," Fran Townsend tells "CBS This Morning"
Robert Van Hook, weeping, told his victim's brother, sister and brother-in-law he was "very sorry for taking your brother away from you"
Forty-eight sets of remains believed to have been buried between 1878 and 1910 have been exhumed from an unmarked cemetery
The big cat is believed to have bitten through a steel-cable barrier that forms the roof of its habitat, the zoo's managing director says
The lawsuit seeks to have a federal judge throw out the claims of hundreds of survivors against MGM -- and stop new ones
Lava is changing the outline of the island itself and now threatens even more of the Big Island coastline
Miller and his wife, Morgan Beck, lost their 19-month-old daughter June 10th when she drowned in a pool. Now, Beck and others are trying to prevent similar tragedies
Bobby Wilson, who is running to represent a southern Arizona district, told The AP that he's not trying to hide anything
They surfaced during MLB All-Star Game Milwaukee Brewers reliever pitched in; he later said he posted the tweets when he was "young, immature and stupid"
AL topped NL 8-6 in 10 innings as seemingly all-or-nothing contest reflected in-season trends
Have it your way, Cody: This family dog will live out the rest of his days with a happy stomach thanks to Burger King
Christopher Young, 34, was given a lethal drug Tuesday evening for fatal shooting of 53-year-old San Antonio convenience store owner
Cambage scored 53 points to set a WNBA record Tuesday, leading the Dallas Wings to a 104-87 victory over the New York Liberty
Investigators say Jose Gilberto Rodriguez may have been looking to target more victims when he was arrested Tuesday
"In general we're hoping to get matches that share enough DNA to be at least second to third cousins. If we get that we're in pretty good shape"
Connecticut saw tornado warnings and heavy rain, while the storm brought flash floods and knocked out power to thousands in Massachusetts
President Trump appeared to side with Russian President Vladimir Putin, over his own intelligence agencies during a press conference Monday
Tourists could be heard screaming in a video that captures the moment an explosion of molten rock blasted into the air and hit a boat.
The former Trump campaign chairman's trial begins in a week