US forces on the ground in northern Syria are helping a major offensive against the Islamic State group in its stronghold of Raqa province, Kurdish-Arab fighters battling the jihadists say.Video provided by AFP
Derek Kraus is racing laps around the competition, and he's not even old enough for a driver's license. The 14-year-old NASCAR hopeful races super late model series cars, and has been competing against adults since he was 12.
Earlier this week Harvard University research group published a study, where they believe that they may have found the root of Alzheimer's disease. The focus of the study is Amyloid Beta proteins which form Beta-Amyloid plaques. Beta-Amyloid plaques
For the third time in the last three years, there are co-champions of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Jairam Hathwar, of New York and Nihar Janga, of Texas, were crowned champions after exhausting all 25 rounds of spelling.
Cory Richards of Boulder, Colo., became one of fewer than 200 people to summit Mt. Everest without supplemental oxygen. Adrian Ballinger of Olympic Valley, Calif., was part of the same expedition but turned back just beneath the summit.
Memorial Day is more than just a day off from work. It's a day to honor veterans who died protecting the U.S. Here are just a few of the many memorials you can visit to commemorate these brave men and women.
A video released by the Popular Mobilisation Forces purportedly shows paramilitary forces and Iraqi government forces targeting Islamic State group (IS) positions nearby the city of Fallujah on Wednesday. (May 25)