5 things for your new day
A Syrian toddler becomes the symbol of an international crisis. A federal Judge locks up a Kentucky clerk. And Donald Trump takes the pledge.
11-year-old boy, home alone with young sister, shoots and kills intruder
Deputy clerks to handle marriage licenses; Kim Davis still in jail
Migrants refusing to leave train
Europe is in the midst of an unprecedented human migration. Fleeing war, fearing for their life, and dreaming of a better life far from the poverty and upheaval of their unstable nations, thousands are flocking to Europe's shores. The migrants and refugees risk their lives in rickety boats and cramped lorry containers -- only to be greeted by governments who can't agree on how, or if, to welcome them.
She wants her name off licenses
According to the Liberty Counsel, Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who is refusing to sign same-sex marriage licenses, wants her name taken off the license.
GOP candidates rally around her
Republican presidential candidates rallied around the Kentucky clerk taken into custody Thursday for not issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Opinion: Was it right to put her in jail?
A federal judge was right to hold in contempt and jail Kim Davis, the Rowan County, Kentucky, clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
A look at his empire
Real estate developer and entrepreneur Donald Trump has been in the spotlight for years.
The things Trump says
Clerk jailed over gay marriage licenses
Funeral will be in Syrian city he tried to flee
Aylan Kurdi 's last journey was supposed to take him to a safe home -- hundreds of miles away from the relentless war in his native Syria.
Mysterious gas sickens hundreds of school girls
Mysterious fumes in two Afghan schools have sent more than 300 girls to the hospital. Officials suspect the incidents were deliberate.
Trump's famous escalator
Lost sheep gets a haircut
Dead toddler's father: Everything is gone
Cop faked attack, shot his own car
A police officer lied when he said somebody shot at his patrol car, causing it to crash and catch fire, said Millis, Massachusetts, police Sgt. William Dwyer on Thursday.
Boy's image symbol of migrant crisis
A heart wrenching picture has become a rallying cry for thousands of refugees fleeing war torn Syria and Iraq for asylum in Europe. But how will the world respond to this major humanitarian crisis?
Young migrants learn German culture in school
A school in Germany helps young migrants adjust to their new lives. CNN's Atika Shubert reports.
Syrian boy's father: Everything is gone
Family members of the 2-year-old Syrian boy who drowned while trying to make it to Europe are speaking out about him. CNN's Hala Gorani shares their story.
Trump pledges no third-party run
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus arrived at Trump Tower in midtown Manhattan on Thursday around 1:35 p.m. for a private meeting with GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump.
Clinton aide: No work emails withheld
Hillary Clinton says her use of a private email server didn't break the law -- but she could be damaged by a former State Department employee's refusal to testify before Congress about it.
Biden: 'Would not hesitate' to run
2 arrested in off-duty cop's death
Texas authorities arrested two suspects Thursday evening in connection with the death of an off-duty Abilene police officer.
A new Monmouth University poll says Donald Trump has expanded his lead among Republicans.
Cop indicted in Walmart shooting
A grand jury has indicted Portsmouth, Virginia, police Officer Stephen Rankin on a first-degree murder charge related to the shooting of an unarmed teen in a Walmart parking lot, according to public Virginia court records.
Man With a 19-Inch Penis ... First Video
Roberto Esquivel Cabrera just got an offer that could earn him a fortune ... all because he has a 19-inch penis. We're told Vivid Entertainment approached the 52-year-old Mexican citizen in an attempt to negotiate…
Karlie Kloss -- NYU Computer Org Wants Brains ... Not Boobs
Ex-Victoria's Secret Angel Karlie Kloss will have to hit the books as hard as she hit the gym if she wants to be part of NYU's biggest computer club ... because they only want serious students. Karlie is matriculating in New York ... showing intense…
Floyd Mayweather -- Gives Ringside Tix to NFL's 1st Female Coach
The NFL's first female coach is getting some major support from an unlikely ally ... Floyd Mayweather ... who reached out to Jen Welter and offered her ringside seats to his next fight because he's a huge fan.
Wendy Williams -- Ariana Grande's Fans Need To Shut Up (VIDEO)
Ariana Grande's rabid fans can call for Wendy Williams' head all they want -- as long as they've got the time and energy to waste ... according to Wendy herself. Our photog spotted Wendy leaving her studio in New…
Jessica Alba's The Honest Company -- Sued For Being Not So Honest
Jessica Alba's billion dollar The Honest Company is under fire after one angry customer says the company isn't too honest when labeling its products as "natural" ... according to a lawsuit. The class action suit -- filed by Jonathan Rubin targets…
Guess Who This Dolled Up Toddler Turned Into!
Before this beautiful bookworm was reading scripts as a Hollywood actress she was just another well dressed little lady enjoying the word of print media in Milton, Massachusetts. Can you guess who she is?!
Star Wars And Dogs -- Cute Puppies Play With Droid Toy (VIDEO)
A short time from now in a living room not that far away ... "Star Wars" droids will be playing with puppies and it will make you lose your mind how cute it is. The Star Wars BB-8 Droid toy will be $149.99 and can be controlled by…
Fall of Fame -- Top 10 Celebrity Trips And Slips
Shannon Briggs Vs. Klitschko -- Evander Holyfield Breaks Up Gym Fight
The Shannon Briggs vs. Wladimir Klitschko feud just hit new levels -- with tensions exploding in a Florida gym ... and Evander Holyfield had to jump in to save the day ... TMZ Sports has learned. Briggs -- a…
Giada De Laurentiis Officially Divorced ... And it Was Expensive
Giada De Laurentiis is officially divorced from hubby Todd Thompson, but not without cost. TMZ has obtained a copy of the final divorce judgment, which orders Giada to pay Todd $9k a month in child support. Todd gets their $3.2 million house…
Most Expensive House In U.S. -- Come and Get It ... Price SLASHED by $50 Million
In the market for a good sale? Palazzo di Amore -- the most expensive house on the market in the U.S. ... developed by Mohamed Hadid -- is now priced to move ... at $145 million! The mega mansion belongs to real estate billionaire…
NFL's Chad Henne -- Hey Jimmy Garoppolo ... Keep Your Head Up!
Backup QBs always stick together -- just ask Chad Henne who says Jimmy Garoppolo shouldn't be bitter now that he's lost the starting job ... saying, "It's the way the business goes." Of course, Jimmy G was all set to…
County Clerk Kim Davis Mug Shot -- I'll Make A Great Prison Wife (PHOTO)
Kim Davis, the county clerk who refused to sign same sex marriage licenses in the name of God, is feeling the wrath of the judicial system ... because she's in jail for contempt of court. Federal Judge David L. Bunning ruled Thursday Davis was…
DWI Be Damned ... I'll Drive My Barbie Jeep
Tara Monroe's got a new mode of transportation after getting her license taken away -- a pink Barbie Jeep named "Charlene." The 20-year-old Texas State student had her license suspended following a DWI arrest for refusing to take a breathalyzer…
'Love & Hip Hop: New York' Star Tahiry Jose -- I'm Suing Mr. Fiasco For Beating Me Up
"Love & Hip Hop: New York" star Tahiry Jose says her life has been derailed after being brutally attacked by a male model ... and now a jury will decide what's what. Tahiry is suing Carlos Fiasco, whom she says beat her to a pulp and…
Afroman -- No Jail Time For Punching Fan
Afroman pled guilty to assault but will face no jail time for punching a female fan in the face ... at least for now. The Grammy-nominated rapper will have to take anger management classes and drug tests as part of his probation ... if he screws up,…
Kris Jenner -- Selling Expensive Purse on eBay ... 'It's Just Not My Color!'
The Kardashian Klan is usually into brown, but not when it comes to purses, apparently ... because Kris Jenner is selling her crazy expensive Hermes Birkin bag ... on eBay. Jenner gave the bag to a company to handle the sale, but included a…
Joey Chestnut -- Yep, I Really Crapped the Bed With a Hot Chick
Joey Chestnut's losing streak goes way beyond competitive eating ... 'cause the ex-champ is revealing a major defeat he suffered in the bedroom -- and it's pretty nasty. Joey joined #DateFails, a…
Terrell Owens -- Called Out By Estranged Wife ... Over 'Wife Swap'
Terrell Owens' estranged wife Rachel Snider is livid at the former NFL star ... publicly bashing him for appearing on "Celebrity Wife Swap" with another woman ... while the two are still married. Owens and Snider separated after three days of…
Taylor Swift -- Boat Torched Near Beach House ... 'Property of Taylor Swift'
Taylor Swift just lost an awesome $150k boat after it was burned to the ground on a beach near her home ... at least that's what vandals want you to think. The 35-foot cruiser washed up on shore in July and was abandoned after its owner…