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Sunday, Feb 1, 2015 at 2:20 AM

"Heinous": Obama, Abe Condemn ISIS After Murder Claim

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Super Bowl Snowday: Winter Storm Hits Swath of U.S.

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N.J. Gov. Chris Christie Visiting London to Burnish Business Ties

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3-Year-Old Shoots Parents in Albuquerque Motel: Police

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 2:30 PM

What Does the Disneyland Measles Outbreak Mean?

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 8:56 PM

2M Vehicles Recalled 2nd Time for Faulty Air Bags

More than 2 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles are being recalled for faulty air bags that may inflate while the car is running. The recall includes some Acura MDX, Dodge Viper, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Honda Odyssey, Pontiac Vibe, Toyota Corolla and Toyota Avalon models made from 2002 to 2004. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says all of the vehicles covered in Saturday's announcement had already been under a recall for the faulty air bags, but the carmakers' original attempts to fix the defects only worked about 85 percent of the time. Read »
Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 7:59 AM

Craft Brewers Tackle Super Bowl, Beer's Marquee Event

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Jordan Renews Prisoner Swap Offer With ISIS

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 12:20 PM
 

We will never forgive the terrorists. To punish them for this crime, we will unite with the international community. Japan will never succumb to terrorism.  

— Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, after footage surfaced of the second Japanese hostage, Kenji Goto, was beheaded at the hands of the terrorist group ISIS. after footage surfaced of the second Japanese hostage, Kenji Goto, was beheaded at the hands of the terrorist group ISIS.
Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 1:13 PM

Balloon Crew Completes Record-Breaking Pacific Flight

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 7:40 PM

ISIS Claims Beheading of Japanese Hostage in New Video

A new ISIS video purports to show the beheading of a Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, NBC News reported. It comes a week after ISIS beheaded another Japanese hostage and demanded the release of a would-be suicide bomber. A video released Saturday claimed that Goto was executed after a Thursday deadline for Jordan to release prisoner Sajida al-Rishawi was not met. NBC News has not yet verified the video, but it appears consistent with other ISIS hostage videos, according to analysts SITE Intelligence. ISIS had threatened to execute Goto and 1st Lt. Mu'ath al-Kasaesbeh if al-Rishawi was not freed within 24 hours. Read »
Sunday, Feb 1, 2015 at 2:28 AM

Ukraine Peace Talks Collapse After 4 Hours

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 8:49 PM

Scientist, Father of Birth Control Pill, Dies at 91

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 6:34 PM

Student Who Took Amtrak Upstate From NYC Has Measles: Officials

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 11:18 AM

"Choking Game" Videos: Mother of Past Victim Warn Parents

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