Rapper Ice Cube on his son starring in NWA rap biopic
A Virginia man arrested for stealing $5 (£3) worth of snacks dies in jail after being held there for more than three months.
The White House appoints its first special presidential envoy for hostage affairs “in a bid to boost efforts to safely recover American hostages abroad”.
Investigators are trying to determine what killed two people and sickened five others – including four police officers – at a Chicago home.
A US appeals court overturns a ruling that the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of phone records was illegal.
The two journalists shot dead in Virginia while broadcasting on breakfast television were shot in the head, medical officials say.
The founder and chief executive of the Ashley Madison extra-marital affair website, Noel Biderman, steps down following data hack.
Former US President George Bush returns to New Orleans 10 years on since Hurricane Katrina, a crisis his administration was criticised for over its slow response.