Journalist James Foley

US Trying to Verify Video of American's Killing

By Lara Jakes and Julie Pace | Aug 19
A video by Islamic State militants released Tuesday purported to show the beheading of American journalist James Foley as retribution for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.

Celebrities Embrace the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Aug 19
After exploding on social media last week, the ice bucket challenge was completed by tons of celebrities over the weekend. Norah O'Donnell reports on the craze.

How Much is $100 Worth in Your State?

Aug 19
A new report by the Commerce Department shows in which states $100 will go the farthest. Mississippi spenders get the most bang for their buck, while $100 buys the least in Washington, D.C. Norah O'Donnell reports.

eremy Jordan and Aidan Gemme in "Finding Neverland"

Jeremy Jordan :: Finding Stardom in 'Neverland'

By Robert Nesti | Aug 19
In a few years, Jeremy Jordan has emerged as one of the Broadway musical's rising stars. National audiences, though, recognize him from "Smash," the cult NBC series. This month he's starring in a new musical, "Finding Neverland," en route to Broadway.

A 28-year-old man was reportedly stoned and later died from head injuries

Six LGBT Ugandans Reportedly Stoned to Death

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 19
Human rights activists are still trying to confirm whether six LGBT Ugandans were reportedly stoned to death last weekend in rural Uganda.

Fashion fights AIDS at Getting to Zero

Fashion for a Cause at Getting to Zero Guild of ASF Orange County

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 19
On August 21, Getting to Zero, the AIDS Services Foundation Orange County's newest guild, will hold its second fashion show in the Marc Pridmore Designs Studio.

Dr. Caitlyn Ryan will take home the Finnegan-McNally NALGAP Founder's Award

Dr. Caitlyn Ryan Takes Home NALGAP's Founders Award

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 19
On August 24, The Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Addiction Professionals and Their Allies (NALGAP) will present the 2014 Finnegan-McNally NALGAP Founder's Award to Dr. Caitlin Ryan.

Texas Gov. Rick Perry

Texas Gov. Perry Assembles High-Powered Legal Team

By Paul J. Weber and Will Weissert | Aug 19
Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he is fighting a criminal indictment with the law on his side - not to mention a team of high-powered attorneys with formidable records in big cases.

Liberty Ridge Farm

Upstate NY Farm Fined for Refusing Same-Sex Wedding

By Jason St. Amand | Aug 19
The owners of a farm in Schaghticoke, located in upstate New York, were fined $13,000 by the state on August 8, after refusing to hold a same-sex wedding on their grounds two years ago, which violated New York's Human Rights Law.

Firefighters inspect the car of Emanuel Bergoglio, nephew to Pope Francis, which crashed with a truck in James Craik, Argentina.

Car Crash in Argentina Kills 3 Relatives of Pope

By Almudena Callatrava | Aug 19
Three relatives of Pope Francis died and a fourth was in critical condition Tuesday after a car crash on a provincial highway in Argentina, the Vatican and a local police official said.