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Video emerges of purported ISIS leader

In a purported video released online by the militant group ISIS on Saturday, a man believed to be the group's leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, is shown leading a sermon inside a mosque and is calling for all Muslims to obey him.

Oh say can you...sing?

As you catch a ball game or fireworks display this 4th of July weekend you're probably going to hear the Star Spangled Banner, a song that can be inspiring when sung well but when it's sung poorly... ouch!

Convicted killer Joran van der Sloot marries girlfriend in prison

Joran van der Sloot has been tied to the disappearance of one woman and been convicted of murdering another. Now, he's a taken man.

Hot dog! Reigning champ gets engaged, chows down on 61 franks

Joey "Jaws" Chestnut, reigning king of the world's most famous hot dog eating contest, may have had an extra boost of confidence Friday. With a hug and kiss, his girlfriend of three years accepted his marriage proposal.

Southern California anticipates more immigrant transfers as protesters await

Busloads of migrants are expected to arrive in Southern California on Friday, and protesters in Murrieta are ready and waiting.

Detective: Georgia dad sent nude photos while son died in hot car

Justin Ross Harris messaged six women, sending and receiving explicit texts -- some including nude images -- from work while his 22-month-old was dying in a hot car, a detective testified Thursday in the father's hearing on murder and child

Veteran dies at Albuquerque VA hospital

Imagine you're at a hospital, eating lunch and you collapse. Instead of doctors rushing to your aid, you wait 30 minutes for an ambulance to drive you around the building to the emergency room.

Man swallows crack cocaine in Texas traffic stop, dies

A man is dead after Beaumont police say he swallowed some type of drug following a traffic stop.

Georgia father whose son died in hot car faces judge

A man whose son died after he left the 22-month-old in an SUV on a hot Georgia day appeared in court Thursday.