Mother. American. Convert to Islam. Nicole Mansfield, who was killed in Syria while allegedly fighting with rebels opposed to the Assad regime, may be the first US citizen to die in the civil war there.
Approval rating for Hillary Clinton, a prospective 2016 presidential candidate, has plunged since February. Some voters – especially men, independents – may blame her at least in part for the death in Benghazi, Libya, of the US ambassador, one pollster says.