There has been increasing talk among politicians recently about building a border fence between the United States and Mexico. But the fence that exists in California couldn't stop one man -- and some drugs -- from going under it.
Police used tear gas to disperse demonstrators and made nine arrests Wednesday night in north St. Louis as protests continued over an officer-involved fatal shooting of a young African-American man earlier in the day.
Invoking the familiar names of blacks who died at the hands of police, including Eric Garner, Michael Brown, and Tamir Rice; thousands have taken part in protests calling for a more aggressive federal response to recent slayings by police.
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump took on an array of subjects and political figures during a lengthy interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo on Wednesday, including Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush, Pope Francis and even Caroline Kennedy.
The wildfire scorching about a few hundred acres of a rural Washington State county was not huge, but it was tricky. It killed three firefighters on Wednesday who went out to start the battle against it.