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ZMapp Saves Sick Monkeys From Ebola, Study Finds

An experimental drug used to treat two sick American missionaries saved a batch of monkeys infected with Ebola virus, even days after they got sick.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:04:24 GMT
Britain on Edge: ISIS Threat Boosts Terror Alert Level to 'Severe'

Britain raised its terror threat level to severe Friday but there was no specific intelligence to suggest an attack was imminent.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:46:17 GMT
Time Running Out for Missing Boy With Brain Tumor

An international appeal was launched Friday to find a five-year-old boy with a brain tumor taken from a British hospital by his parents.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:01:45 GMT
Why Is MLK's 'Dream' Speech Protected by Copyright?

Use of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream Speech" is highly restricted. Columbia Law Professor Scott Hemphill explains why.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:43:42 GMT
Where Does Chocolate Come From?

Worldwide production of chocolate is worth about $100 billion per year. CNBC's John Schoen takes a look inside the sweetest industry. Illustrated by Rob Donnelly.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:36:37 GMT
Putin Compares East Ukraine Crisis to Nazi Sieges

Vladimir Putin said Ukraine and Russia were practically a single nationality and compared Kievs military actions to the Nazi sieges of World War II






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:23:08 GMT
ISIS 'Waterboarded' James Foley: Sources

American hostages were treated more harshly than European prisoners and Foley was repeatedly tortured, sources said.

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:18:43 GMT
Cop Who Pointed Rifle at Ferguson Protesters Resigns

Lt. Ray Albers was suspended indefinitely after the Aug. 19 incident, which was caught on video.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:02:03 GMT
Serial Stowaway Marilyn Hartman Says She Is Mentally Ill

Marilyn Jean Hartman, 62, has been arrested three times in August for boarding planes or loitering in airports without a boarding pass.

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:54:46 GMT
Kremlin: Russian Troop Images Are From 'Computer Games'

On Thursday, NATO released images it said showed that Russian combat troops had crossed into Ukraine.

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:18:10 GMT
Senegal Reports First Case of Ebola

Senegal reported its first case of Ebola a young man from Guinea.

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:27:53 GMT
California Teacher Tweets About Stabbing Students

A teacher in California has been reprimanded after she tweeted that she wanted to stab some students and that her "trigger finger is itchy."

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:09:34 GMT
Parents Busted for Leaving Kids Outside Casino

Employees of the Hialeah Park Casino spotted the kids, ages 4 and 1, in the car after midnight, police say.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:57:32 GMT
New Propaganda: ISIS Video Takes Aim at Kurdish Forces

"This video aims at instilling fear in the heart of the American street ... as much as instilling terror in the heart of the Kurds."

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:37:36 GMT
NATO: Russian Troops Are Fighting Inside Ukraine

The toppling of a pro-Moscow president by protesters calling for closer ties with the West earlier this year helped precipitate the current crisis,






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:32:58 GMT
Red Alert: Eruption Raises Iceland Volcano Threat

Iceland raised its alert level to maximum Friday after a small eruption in the Bardarbunga volcano system - but there was no sign of ash.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:18:27 GMT
Friday's Top 6 News Stories

From Ukraine to the Uzi tragedy, see the stories we're following.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:08:52 GMT
'Tragic Accident': Uzi Victim's Family Doesn't Blame Girl

The grieving family of Charles Vacca, the shooting instructor accidentally killed by a 9-year-old, said they feel sorry for the girl and her family.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:08:13 GMT
What Happens to Malaysia Jets If Airline Goes Bust?

The airline is set for restructuring after back-to-back disasters spooked customers and cost tens of millions.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:04:17 GMT
Safe to Drink? What to Know About Brain-Ravaging Amoeba

If this amoeba reaches your brain, the chances of death are high, but there are simple ways to avoid it.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:48:28 GMT
So Long, Summer! Labor Day By the Numbers

This week's "by the numbers" infographic breaks down the facts and figures behind the Labor Day holiday. Graphic designer: Erich Bartlebargh.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:38:38 GMT
'Horrifying' Exodus: 3 Million Flee Syria War

More than three million people have fled Syrias civil war, UNHCR said Friday as the three-year exodus showed no sign of slowing.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:45:14 GMT
The Russians Are Coming: What's Putin's End Game?

Increasing evidence points to a Russian incursion into eastern Ukraine in support of pro-Russian rebelas fighting against the Ukrainian government.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:32:42 GMT
Miley Cyrus' VMAs Date Turns Himself In

Helt, 22, who gave an impassioned speech about homelessness at the star-studded Video Music Awards, was wanted for violating his probation.






Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:15:17 GMT
Putin Addresses Rebels in Ukraine, Praises 'Major Success'

The Russian president also called on rebel fighters to open a "humanitarian corridor" and allow Ukrainian forces to retreat.

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 03:57:42 GMT
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