National & International Newsin partnership with NBCNews.com
The day’s top national and international news
1 minute ago

5 Dallas Kids Had Contact With Ebola Patient

3 hours ago

Hospital Released Ebola Patient Before Diagnosis

6 hours ago

Forensics at Center of Missing U.Va. Student Case

3 hours ago

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

2 hours ago

Marine Jailed in Mexico Could Be Released Within Weeks: Mom

A dismissal or acquittal may be close for a U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico on weapons charges his mother said Wednesday. Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi's attorney expects action after psychiatric evaluations from both defense and prosecutors were filed in court late Tuesday. "I believe we are just several weeks away. We are very hopeful," Jill Tahmooressi, who testified in front of a congressional subcommittee, said. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014 at 7:07 AM

WATCH: Protesters Fill Streets on China's National Day

Watch Hong Kong pro-democracy demonstrators fill streets on China's National Day after the midnight deadline for the city’s leaders to respond to their demands passed Tuesday. The demonstrators seek a reversal of a decision by China's central government in Beijing to screen all candidates in Hong Kong's first direct elections — scheduled for 2017. Members of the mostly student-led "Umbrella Revolution" movement told NBC News they will stay as long as it takes. Meanwhile, it appears that protesters' cellphones are being targeted by a highly sophisticated malware. Read »
2 hours ago

Sandy Hook Elementary School Evacuated Over Bomb Threat

5 hours ago

Armed Ex-Con Shared Elevator With Obama: Report

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 12:38 PM
 

It scars the hearts of white kids who grow up unnecessarily fearful of somebody who doesn’t look like them. It stains the heart of black children who feel as if no matter what he does, he will always be under suspicion. That is not the society we want.  

— President Barack Obama telling the audience at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's annual awards dinner that the widespread mistrust of law enforcement that was exposed by the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson exists in other communities and is having a corrosive effect on America.
4 hours ago

Fugitive Afghan Officers Fear Death at Home: Report

4 hours ago

Wife, Son Released in Fatal Shooting of SoCal Mayor

4 hours ago

Infant Hit by Hunter's Stray Bullet Will Be Blind: Family

12 minutes ago

WATCH: White House Briefing

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest is set to conducts the daily press briefing. Read »
4 hours ago

NYC Taxi Drivers Strip Down for Charity Calendar

12 minutes ago

Police: Man Killed Employer's Wife, Then Himself