Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta is in Vietnam for talks to strengthen military ties between Hanoi and Washington.
Space shuttle Enterprise passes New York landmarks on its way to its new home – the
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on the west side of Manhattan.
Charged with killing unarmed black teenager, neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman is back in a Florida jail after court revokes his bail.
Hundreds gather for the annual Latino Food Festival in Bakersfield, California.
Teen vampire movie “Twilight” receives the top award at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles.
Rhode Island’s Olivia Culpo is named Miss USA and will compete in December in Miss Universe contest.
President Obama poses with secretaries who pay a higher tax rate than their millionaire bosses to highlight his call for “tax fairness.”
A mysterious gunman kills two Chinese graduate students near the University of Southern California campus. Accused “stand your ground” shooter George Zimmerman arrives at jail to face murder charges. A school bus crashes into the front of a Miami house, leaving much of the home demolished. A tornado rips through San Joaquin County in California damaging power lines, roofing, and structures.