Michelle Martens is being charged with the gruesome murder of her daughter Victoria. She told police her boyfriend drugged the girl so he could rape her. Read more here.
Published reports say Mary Louise Piccard, Stephen Bannon’s ex-wife accused Bannon of domestic abuse in the 1990s. He is Donald Trump’s new campaign CEO.
Sisters Margaret Held and Paula Merrill, two nuns in rural Mississippi, were found dead in their home, reportedly stabbed. Police suspect robbery.
The body of Ira Tobolowsky was found following a suspicious fire at his home in May. The medical examiner’s office has ruled the prominent Dallas attorney’s death a murder. Read more about the case here.
Kimberly V. Bracey alleges in a lawsuit that Jackson, Mississippi Mayor Tony Yarber subjected her to sexual harassment and fired her after she ended an affair with him.
Mohamed Amiin Ali Roble of Minneapolis is charged with joining ISIS. Federal authorities believe he’s still alive in Syria.
Tina Werner, of Felton, Delaware, died after falling from a zip line at the Go Ape adventure park.
Christopher Bassett and Richard Williams have been charged in the death of Zaevion Dobson, the high school football player who posthumously received the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2016 ESPYs.
The United States national parks are being celebrated on the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service with a Google Doodle.
Lando Calrissian is the coolest guy in Star Wars whose name isn’t Han Solo. The character might be played by Donald Glover in the Young Han movie.
Grace Hightower has been married to Robert De Niro since 1997. She is a philanthropist, businesswoman and socialite, as well as occasional actress.
Matthew V. Thompson, a Green Beret, was identified as the U.S. service member killed in Afghanistan. He was from Brookfield, Wisconsin and went to college in Irvine, California.
A 14-year-old Pennsylvania boy is accused of fatally shooting his grandmother so he didn’t have to go to a meeting at school, police say.
Air guitarists from around the world are flocking to Finland for the 21st Air Guitar World Championships, a competition part of the Oulu August Festival.
Milo Yiannopoulos is a British journalist and Breitbart tech editor who was kicked off Twitter after Leslie Jones faced bullying from his followers.