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ISIS states its justification for the enslavement of women

In a new publication, ISIS justifies its kidnapping of women as sex slaves citing Islamic theology, an interpretation that is rejected by the Muslim world at large as a perversion of Islam.

U.S. Army has completed its investigation of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

The initial report on Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl has been completed and submitted to the army. An army spokesman said Brigadier General Kenneth Dahl's report is being reviewed by commanders but is not being released.

Instead of Columbus Day, some U.S. cities celebrate Indigenous People's Day

Columbus Day often brings to mind the Nina, the Pinta and the Santa Maria. This Monday, some cities and states would rather you think of the Sioux, the Suquamish and the Chippewa.

Teen killed after haunted hayride in Maine flips over

A 17-year-old girl died after a haunted hayride flipped over in Maine, police said Sunday. The teen was airlifted to a hospital after the accident Saturday night, Central Maine Medical Center spokesman Chuck Gill said.

What would Oscar Pistorius face if he's sent to prison?

A stuffy, overcrowded cell. Perhaps two or three men to a single bunk. Lockdown for most of the day.

Family waits with anger and hope: Is daughter's death linked to latest case?

Cassandra Morton never became a household name like some of the other women. Not like Morgan Harrington. Or Hannah Graham.

Hunter: Terrorists crossing into U.S. -- but maybe not ISIS

Men affiliated with terrorist organizations have crossed the United States' southern border and the Department of Homeland Security is splitting hairs by arguing otherwise, a House Republican is saying.

Texas nurse tests positive for Ebola, would be 1st Ebola transmission in U.S.

A female nurse at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas has tested positive for Ebola after a preliminary test, officials said.

TX teen sentenced for murder of mother and defiling her body

Gruesome details emerged in the trial of Kevin Davis, the 18-year old accused of killing his 50-year old mother back on March 27 at her apartment in the 4300 block of Kostoryz Road, which began Tuesday.

Same-sex marriage can begin in Idaho, after justices deny a stay

Same-sex marriage can move forward in Idaho after the Supreme Court on Friday refused the state's request to delay implementation.