Denver girls try to join ISIS: Two sisters, ages 17 and 15, and a 16-year-old friend from Denver may have been trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria after stealing their parents' money and flying to Germany, authorities said Tuesday.
Jesse Matthew, the man believed to be responsible for the disappearance of a Virginia college student, has been charged in a 2005 rape case, and is suspected to have been involved in an additional 2002 rape case as well as a 2009 murder.
In documents related to the federal civil rights investigation into the incident, Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson said he feared for his life during the confrontation with Michael Brown. Wilson said he and Brown struggled over his gun.
U.S. Central Command, Army Gen. Lloyd Austin cautioned against expecting quick progress in the campaign against Islamic State militants. He predicted the jihadists will be 'much degraded' a year from now.