Health officials say 12 states- including New York - now have respiratory illnesses caused by an uncommon virus - Enterovirus D68. And at Women and Children's Hospital in Buffalo they are seeing a spike in symptoms associated with the strain.
Counterterrorism raids in Sydney on Thursday were sparked by security intelligence that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) was planning a random, violent attack in Australia as a demonstration of its reach, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said.
Everyone from Time Magazine to the New York Daily News is noticing the efforts of some local Cheescake Factory employees in a viral internet video parody of Iggy Izalea's hit song "Fancy". But the attention is not necessarily sweet.