The parliament voted to strengthen economic ties with the EU beginning in 2016. It also approved a deal to allow self-rule in some separatist-held areas, a move likely to be rejected by the rebels.
Overall, there are fewer homeless veterans these days. But that good news is tempered by the growing number of homeless vets with families, including many women.
To put Ebola in context, we tried to find a list of the deadliest contagious diseases. We couldn't. So with the help of scientists and health agencies, we came up with a rundown of the world's worst.
Some economists say Thursday's vote on Scotland's independence could have wide-ranging economic impacts. They fear that a breakaway from the U.K. could trigger another global financial upheaval.
Monroe County is mourning the death of Deputy Michael Norris, killed in the line of duty.
Frank Van Den Bleeken says he wants to die because he hasn't seen any change in himself. A court agreed and now his case is raising prickly questions in a country that has no death penalty.
The air attacks on Islamic State forces were requested by Iraqi security forces engaged in combat south of Baghdad.
The Taliban is claiming credit for the attack on a military convoy traveling near the U.S. Embassy that also wounded nearly 20 people, including more than a dozen civilians.