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Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 11:48 AM

James Foley Tortured, "Waterboarded" by ISIS Captors: Sources

Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 2:21 PM

ISIS Threat: Britain Raises Terror Alert Level

Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 8:27 AM

Danger in La. Water: What to Know About Brain-Destroying Amoeba

Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 7:37 AM

Family of Uzi Mishap Victim Doesn’t Blame Girl

The family of the Arizona shooting range instructor killed while teaching a 9-year-old girl to shoot an Uzi said they feel “sorry” for the girl. "We know it was a tragic accident and that it's something that we're all going to have to live with,” Charles Vacca’s 19-year-old daughter Ashley told NBC News. Prosecutors have said they will not file charges in the case. Ashley Vacca said she planned to write a letter to the girl. Read »
Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 6:24 AM

Death Toll in Ukraine Clashes Hits 2,593: U.N. Official

Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 7:54 AM

3 Million in Syria Flee Amid "Humanitarian Emergency"

Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Malaysia Airlines to Cut 6K Staff in $1.9B Overhaul

Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 12:30 AM

Putin Addresses Rebels in Ukraine, Praises "Major Success"

Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 12:39 AM

Dozens Injured, 6 Critically, in Canada Tour Bus Crash

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 9:09 PM

These Are the Ebola Vaccines That Will Be Tested on Humans

An experimental Ebola vaccine will be tested on humans for the first time next week in a collaboration between the U.S. government and pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline. There are other drugs on the way too, including the experimental drug VSV-EBOV from Canada and a rabies-based vaccine from the U.S. Click through to see other vaccines that are in the works. Read »
Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Evidence Suggests Russia Is Fighting in Ukraine

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 7:28 PM

Audio Recorded When Brown Was Shot: App Maker

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 6:58 PM

366 Cities Rated From Most to Least "American"

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 6:36 PM

Ebola Outbreak Likely Started From 1 Person: Study

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 5:42 PM

Uzi Accident: Single Shot to the Head Killed Instructor