10 Things to Know for Aug. 25: California recovering from 6.0 earthquake
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
The father of Michael Brown, the black 18-year-old shot to death by a white police officer in Missouri, sends out a plea for peace as he lays his son to rest.
The largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years sends scores of people to hospitals, sparks fires, damages historic buildings and knocks out power to thousands of homes and businesses.
Peter Theo Curtis of Massachusetts is freed less than a week after the horrific beheading of American journalist James Foley by Islamic militants.
The president, who spent 15 days in Martha's Vineyard, faces new challenges in Ukraine and Missouri, as well as the growing threat of Islamic militants in Iraq and Syria.
Israel's prime minister tries to capitalize on the gruesome video of an American journalist's beheading by the Islamic State extremist group, saying Hamas is an equally vicious foe.
The American Heart Association wants tighter regulations on popular nicotine-vapor products but says they could help people stop smoking eventually.
Guests are being charged for many services like early check-in, bed-type guarantee and even luggage storage.
Blame a mottled brown bug no bigger than a pencil eraser and a disease called "the yellow dragon."
The American Academy of Pediatricians says delaying classes till at least 8:30 a.m. would help curb teens' lack of sleep, which is linked to poor grades, bad health and even car crashes.
The diva closed the show with a 20-minute performance in a night where Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry and Eminem took home trophies.