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Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 at 7:15 AM

U.S.-Led Airstikes Have Killed Over 500 in Syria

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 at 10:51 AM

Ottawa Shootings: The Day "Canada Lost Its Innocence"

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 at 7:39 AM

U.S. Baby Killed in Jerusalem "Attack": Police

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 at 7:14 AM

Cops Keep Mistaking Man for Alleged Ambush Killer Eric Frein

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:00 PM

Overweight Women Tend to Earn Less, Study Claims

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 9:45 PM

Who Is the Canadian Parliament Shooter?

The man who gunned down a Canadian soldier at the National War Memorial in Ottawa before he was shot and killed by police was a convert to Islam who had already been designated "high-risk" by authorities, NBC News reported. Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, 32, was born Michael Joseph Hall and changed his name after converting to Islam at least ten years ago, multiple officials told NBC News. He was recently designated as a "high-risk traveler," according to The Globe and Mail, and authorities believe he had a string of low-level offenses in the past. Read »
Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 at 7:12 AM

Lessons Learned: NBC News Freelancer's Ebola Story

The NBC News freelancer who contracted Ebola in Liberia and was declared virus-free on Tuesday spoke with NBC News' Kate Snow in an exclusive interview that aired Wednesday. Ashoka Mukpo said he's still feeling the effects of his battle with the deadly virus, but that he doesn't regret his decision to work in West Africa. "I'm just fortunate to be alive," Mukpo said. "Every breath I take, every step I take, is just a reminder of how valuable and precious life is.” Check back here for the full Kate Snow interview. Read »
Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 4:52 PM

ISIS Picked Up U.S. Weapons Airdropped for Kurds: Pentagon

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 3:03 PM

Pistorius Survives 1st Night of 5-Year Jail Term

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 at 7:48 AM

Video Captures Gunfire in Canadian Parliament

A reporter from Canada’s The Globe and Mail was on the scene as shots were fired inside the parliament building in Ottawa. Read »
Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 1:43 PM

WATCH: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest conducts the daily press briefing. Read »
Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:15 AM

Ebola Could Be Contained in 6 Months: Official

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 8:52 PM

Chaos in Canada's Capital: Soldier Killed in Shooting

A soldier was shot and killed at the National War Memorial in Canada's capital city of Ottawa on Wednesday, and dozens of shots were fired inside the nearby Parliament building, where members of the legislature barricaded themselves in rooms to escape the violence, authorities and witnesses said. Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper bluntly declared the shooting a terrorist attack. The Parliament complex remained on lockdown Wednesday night and the motive behind the attack is still unclear. A gunman who was shot dead by security forces has been identified as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, 32. Canadian media, quoting an aunt, identified the victim as Cpl. Nathan Cirillo. President Obama called the attacks "outrageous" in a phone call with Harper. The attack comes two days after a man ran down two Canadian soldiers in his car in Montreal in what authorities called an apparent terrorist attack. Read »
Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 10:37 AM

Report: Autopsy Suggests Brown Reached for Officer's Gun

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:59 AM

Protesters March on Hong Kong Leader's Home

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