Three members of al Qaeda affiliate Jabhat al-Nusra also were reportedly killed in Syria on Thursday.
The Chicago mayoral challenger slammed Rahm Emanuel for his ties to the controversial program.
A letter, signed by eight Republicans and three Democrats, calls on Obama to arm Ukraine in its fight against pro-Russian rebels.
ISIS militants had demolished ancient statues at the Mosul Museum last week.
A victim who lost a leg said he came to court to face the Boston Marathon bombing suspect: "I want to see him, and I want him to see me."
New Jersey's governor wants to use settlement money for a budget that cuts environmental efforts and funds corporate tax cuts.
A Jersey City homeowner has accused firms of concealing evidence on his FEMA flood insurance claim following Hurricane Sandy.