Kentucky's education commissioner sent a strongly worded letter to the Fayette County school district, warning that the state would take action if the system didn't increase its support for low-achieving schools, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.
Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah's owner Ahmed Zayat is fighting a lawsuit that accuses him of owing $1.65 million to a man who says he fronted him money for gambling bets placed at offshore casinos.
A Florida woman who has been jailed for a week after fleeing with her son to keep him from being circumcised is due back in court.
For months, Ireland has debated whether to legalize gay marriage. Now it's time to vote, and the choice is a simple yes or no.
A senior U.S. envoy will hold joint talks about North Korea next week with Japan and South Korea, and then with China.
Singer Robin Thicke, 38, went public with his new romance with model April Love Geary, 20, while attending the Cannes Film Festival.