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7 Killed by Suicide Bombers in Kabul, Afghanistan

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Hong Kong Protestors Vow to "Fight to the End"

Pro-democracy student protesters of the Hong Kong "Umbrella Revolution," movement vowed to stay as long as it takes. "At this stage, we’re going forever. We'll fight to the end," protester Gary Lee, 20, told NBC News, despite their Wednesday deadline for a response from the government being ignored. Fending off the spread of protest, it now appears that Hong Kong protesters' cellphones are being targeted by a highly sophisticated kind of malware, in addition to Instagram being blocked by China. The protesters want a reversal of a decision by China's central government in Beijing to screen all candidates in the Hong Kong's first direct elections — scheduled for 2017. Read »
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Police Aren't Seeking Second Suspect in Beverly Carter Murder

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Armed Ex-Con Shared Elevator With Obama: Report

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 7:06 PM

Ohio Wal-Mart Takes Pellet Guns Off Display After Cops Shot Man

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 6:15 PM

Kurds Drive ISIS From Key Border Town

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 2:42 PM

Wife Pleads to ISIS for Release of Husband Alan Henning

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 3:30 PM

Britain Launches 1st Strikes Against ISIS in Iraq

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 1:54 PM

Okla. Beheading Suspect Wanted “Revenge” for Firing

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 9:29 AM

Watch: World Leaders Speak at U.N.

Check out a live stream of world leaders addressing the 69th session of the United Nations' General Assembly. Read »
Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 8:03 AM

Afghanistan, U.S. Sign Security Pact

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 3:33 PM

Real Estate Agent Beverly Carter's Body Found

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 6:51 AM

WATCH: Demonstrators Fill Hong Kong Streets

Watch pro-democracy demonstrators spill into the streets of Hong Kong's central business district despite continued fears of police firing tear gas into the crowds. The protestors have set an Oct. 1 deadline for a government response to their demands of real democracy as well as the resignation of the city's Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying, The Associated Press reported. "The students are protecting the right to vote, for Hong Kong's future. We are not scared, we are not frightened, we just fight for it," a 55-year-old civil service worker said to the AP. Read »
Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014 at 6:52 AM

Intel Official: ISIS Was "Hard to Ignore"

Foreign intelligence officials say that it would have been difficult for the U.S. to “underestimate” the threat posed by ISIS, despite President Barack Obama’s comments in an interview broadcast on “60 Minutes” Sunday. An official said that the number of foreign fighters and the sophistication of the group’s use of social made it hard to ignore. A former senior U.S. intelligence official who has been briefed on what the White House might have known about ISIS told NBC News there is also a “paper trail” of warnings about ISIS, and policy makers “should have known” about the threat. Read »