A top Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee urged the Obama administration against taking unilateral military action in Syria, in part because of how it would look in the international community.
The family of Zachary Reyna, the 12-year-old Florida boy stricken with a brain-eating parasite, has donated Zachary's organs, according to a Facebook page that's been providing detailed updates from the Reyna family.
Fears over a possible U.S. military strike against Syria spooked investors around the world Tuesday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500, and the Nasdaq all fell in morning trading, following global markets lower.
Forget about the Moonmen. It was all about the performances at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards.
The VMAs were held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn; it was the first time the show has been held in New York in four years.