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New Video of Fatal Police Shooting Near Ferguson

Police on Wednesday released three videos of the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white officer at a gas station not far from Ferguson, Missouri, NBC News reported. The three angles, released by St. Louis County police, come from surveillance video at the Berkeley gas station where police fatally shot 18-year-old Antonio Martin. Police said they had removed Martin from the video out of respect for his family. The shooting late Tuesday touched off clashes between protesters and law enforcement in the city of Berkeley. Meanwhile, a group of about 70 people brought traffic to a halt twice on a highway near the St. Louis suburb. Click through to watch the three new videos. Read »
6 hours ago

"World Needs Tenderness": Pope Leads Christmas Eve Mass

Pope Francis led the world's 1.2 billion Roman Catholics into Christmas on Wednesday, urging them to allow God to enter their lives to help combat darkness and corruption, Reuters reported. "The question put to us simply by the infant's presence is, 'Do I allow God to love me?'" he said, adding that "the world needs tenderness today!" The 78-year-old Argentine pope led a solemn Christmas Eve Mass for thousands of people in St. Peter's Basilica. It is the second Christmas season for the pope, who was elected last year as the first non-European pontiff in 1,300 years. Read »
3 hours ago

Deadly Storms to Snarl Christmas Travel for Millions

A day after killer storms raked the South, millions of holiday travelers wrestled Wednesday with wet roads and flight delays, NBC News reported. More than 200 flights were canceled and more than 650 delayed as rain soaked the East Coast from Maine to Florida and another band of rain hit the critical air travel hub of Chicago. The holiday storms turned deadly on Tuesday in the South. Four people were killed and 50 injured in Mississippi, and tornadoes were reported in Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi. A separate storm system is expected to sweep in from the Pacific Northwest on Wednesday evening. Through Christmas Day, Salt Lake City could get 3 to 5 inches of snow and Denver 1 to 2 inches. Read »
5 hours ago

Worker Potentially Exposed to Ebola Virus: CDC

A mistake at a CDC biocontainment lab may have exposed one lab technician -- and possibly more -- to the Ebola virus, federal health officials said Wednesday, NBC News reported. A sample of material that may have contained the virus was accidentally sent from a high-level containment lab to a lower-level lab this week at the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, according to a statement from Sherri Berger, the agency's chief operating officer. She said only one lab technician at the second lab worked with the sample but other staff had contact with the laboratory room where it was processed. She said the risk was low and did not extend beyond the lab. Read »
Tuesday, Dec 23, 2014 at 11:15 PM

Former President George H.W. Bush Hospitalized

Wednesday, Dec 24, 2014 at 2:55 PM

Sony Releases "The Interview" Online

Wednesday, Dec 24, 2014 at 3:52 PM

NYPD Precincts Step Up Security After Threats

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Prepackaged Candy Apples Recalled

Sunday, Dec 21, 2014 at 9:05 AM
 

Two brave men won't be going home to their loved ones tonight, and for that, there is no justification.  

— President Barack Obama, condemning the killing of two NYPD officers who were ambushed and shot in their patrol car Saturday.
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Violent Christmas Eve in DC Ends With 6 Shootings

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Man Falls to His Death From Ropes Course at Mall

Monday, Dec 22, 2014 at 7:22 AM
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Wednesday, Dec 24, 2014 at 4:01 PM

ISIS Did Not Down Jordanian Fighter Jet: U.S. Military

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George H.W. Bush Hospitalized, Prognosis "Positive"

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Designated Driver Killed by Alleged Drunken Driver: Police

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