Andrea Diaz received a cochlear implant - but it wasn't the only surprise in store
At least 24 inches of rain fell in the hardest hit places, causing chaos for rescue workers
Polls had suggested he and Hillary Clinton would be easy winners in both Michigan and Mississippi
Quinton Tellis, 27, faces a capital murder charge for allegedly setting the 19-year-old on fire in 2014
Drone footage shows the extent of the damage that saw a dozen vehicles fall into the collapsed ground
'He's a strong supporter of keeping that flag flying'
(15) Ryan Fleck, Anna Boden, 109 mins. Starring: Ben Mendelsohn, Ryan Reynolds, Analeigh Tipton, Sienna Miller, Robin Weigert
The campaign to remove the flag has gathered pace since the shooting deaths of nine church members in Charleston this summer
David “Deacon” Jones, who died on 3 June after a short illness at the age of 74, was a Hall of Fame American footballer. A defensive end, he was credited with terming the word “sack” for how he knocked down opposing quarterbacks.
Two threatening letters sent to New York City's mayor and his group that advocates for gun control contained traces of the deadly poison ricin, police have said.
Suspect, who ran for the Mississippi legislature in 2007, will appear in court on Monday
Jimmy “Fast Fingers” Dawkins, who died on 10 April aged 76, was a Chicago bluesman known for his guitar playing and his mellow singing voice.
For Hilary Shelton, President of the Washington bureau of the NAACP, it was the speech that Martin Luther King didn’t give that gets to the heart of the fight for equal rights in America.
"Thank you for sticking with me all these years," the 35-year-old bluesman acknowledges to his loyal fans before the encore. Occasionally, however, it was a bit of a struggle "sticking" with this two-hour encounter.
Marco McMillian was campaigning to be first openly homosexual Mississippi mayor
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the discovery of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), so it is with great excitement that the Aids community has received the news that a baby has been “cured” of the virus.