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New York Boosts Pay For Thousands With Hourly Wage Hike

New York Boosts Pay For Thousands With Hourly Wage HikeMayor Bill de Blasio signed an executive order Tuesday that effectively raises the hourly wage for thousands of workers in New York City.

Kenya’s Kimetto Sets New Marathon World Record In Berlin

Kenya’s Kimetto Sets New Marathon World Record In BerlinFor the first time, the world record in the marathon is now under 2 hours and 3 minutes, after Dennis Kimetto of Kenya tore through the course at Sunday's Berlin Marathon.

Turkey Signals Willingness To Join Coalition Against ISIS

Turkey Signals Willingness To Join Coalition Against ISISSaying his country will do "whatever is needed" to help fight the extremist group ISIS, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he has reached what local media are calling "a point of determination."

Israel Kills Palestinians Suspected In June Kidnappings

Israel Kills Palestinians Suspected In June KidnappingsEnding a months-long search, the Israeli military says it has killed two Palestinian men with ties to Hamas who it believes were responsible for kidnapping and killing three Israeli teenagers early this summer.

Massive Volcanic Eruption Is Making Iceland Grow

Massive Volcanic Eruption Is Making Iceland GrowThe tiny, island nation of Iceland is in the middle of a growth spurt. For the past month, the country's Bardarbunga volcano has been churning out lava at a prodigious rate. And the eruption shows no signs of abating.

Serena Williams Wins U.S. Open For 18th Grand Slam Title

Serena Williams Wins U.S. Open For 18th Grand Slam TitleWilliams' momentum in the tournament saw her not giving up a single set in a quest to take the last big title of 2014

U.N.: Syrian Refugee Crisis Is ‘Biggest Humanitarian Emergency Of Our Era’

U.N.: Syrian Refugee Crisis Is ‘Biggest Humanitarian Emergency Of Our Era’The Syrian civil war has sparked "the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era." That's according to António Guterres, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

NFL Lays Out New Penalty For Domestic Violence: 6-Game Suspension

NFL Lays Out New Penalty For Domestic Violence: 6-Game SuspensionNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has announced new guidelines for how the league will handle incidents of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Hamas Says Airstrike Killed 3 Senior Commanders

Hamas Says Airstrike Killed 3 Senior CommandersAn Israeli attack on a house has killed three military commanders in Gaza, Hamas says, including one of the group's most senior leaders. Thursday's strike follows an Israeli attack on the top Hamas military leader earlier this week.

Iconic TV Announcer Don Pardo Dies At 96

Iconic TV Announcer Don Pardo Dies At 96Fans of Saturday Night Live, and the original versions of The Price is Right and Jeopardy recognize Don Pardo's voice immediately.
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