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Benghazi Bombings Kill 12 Soldiers, Injure 60 Others

Up to 12 Libyan soldiers were killed and 60 wounded in a double suicide bombing and clashes in the port city of Benghazi on Thursday, medics said.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:28:33 GMT
Why the Secret Service Scandal Could Matter for Midterms

With this accumulation of stories backing the narrative of utterly incompetent government, it makes sense that voters want a change.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:19:05 GMT
Four Teens Arrested in Slaughter at Chicken Farm

More than 900 birds were found dead at a Foster Farms facility in northern California.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:53:54 GMT
Dozens Came Into Contact With Ebola Patient: Officials

Those potential contacts will be investigated, questioned and monitored to determine exactly how close they got to Thomas Eric Duncan and his family.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:41:11 GMT
Brass Bands, Billboards, T-Shirts: Ebola Stalks Monrovia

Struggling to battle the stigma that Ebola carries, authorities have erected billboards around Monrovia telling people to be safe.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:24:25 GMT
UVA Suspect Was Accused of Second College Sex Assault

Jesse Matthew left a second Virginia college, Christopher Newport University, days after he had been questioned, but not charged, in a sexual assault.

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:12:51 GMT
Hong Kong Protesters Warned of 'Serious Consequences'

China issued a warning to "Umbrella Revolution" protesters as thousands of people filled Hong Kong's streets and surrounded government buildings.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:04:20 GMT
'Rock-Solid' Dog Rescued From Tar Pit

The animal was unable to move after becoming covered in a thick layer of "rock-solid tar."






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 11:46:55 GMT
Thursday's Top 6 News Stories

From the handling of the Ebola patient in Texas to the resignation of Secret Service Director Julia Pierson, see the stories we're following.

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 11:31:59 GMT
Ebola Patient's Family Ordered to Stay Home

The order legally requires the family to comply until at least Oct. 19, when the incubation period has passed and the family is no longer at risk of having the disease.

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 11:21:09 GMT
China Turns Screw on Hong Kong's 'Umbrella Revolution'

China began to turn the screw on the 'Umbrella Revolution Thursday, warning of chaos as protesters surrounded government buildings.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 11:06:12 GMT
White Mom Sues Over Black Donor Sperm Mix-Up

Jennifer Cramblett says she loves her biracial child but is worried about raising her in an all-white community.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:42:54 GMT
Madeleine McCann's Parents Receive Death Threats

The messages include graphic tweets and Facebook posts calling for violence against the girls parents Kate and Gerry.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 09:39:47 GMT
Cluck Off! Russia Blocks 550 Tons of U.S. Chicken Legs

Russia's consumer watchdog said on Thursday it had stopped imports of more than 550 tons of U.S. chicken legs.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 09:05:14 GMT
'Low-Key' Drug Lord Nabbed in Seafood Restaurant

Notorious Mexican drug lord Hector Beltran Leyva was captured on Wednesday by soldiers at a seafood restaurant.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:45:41 GMT
Slow Response? Ebola Victim's Nephew Says He Alerted Feds

The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. wasn't appropriately treated until a relative called the federal government, his nephew said.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:40:09 GMT
This Octogenarian Jewel Thief Is Back Behind Bars

Octogenarian jewel thief Doris Payne is headed to court Thursday in connection with an alleged probation violation.

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:19:41 GMT
Ebola Patient Vomited 'All Over,' Witness Tells Reuters

Two days after he was sent home from a Dallas hospital, Thomas Eric Duncan was seen vomiting on the ground outside an apartment complex.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 07:59:48 GMT
Ebola Victim's Nephew: I Had to Call CDC to Get Proper Treatment

The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. wasn't appropriately treated until a relative called the federal government, his nephew said.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 06:50:26 GMT
High School Football Player Dies After On-Field Collision

A Long Island high schooler died after colliding with another player during a football game Wednesday evening, authorities said.

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 06:26:30 GMT
Archaeologists Believe They Found Dracula's Dungeon

Just in time for Halloween, researchers in Turkey believe they found the dungeon that may have held Vlad the Impaler,the inspiration for Dracula.

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 06:15:31 GMT
Netanyahu: U.S. Needs 'Facts' About New Housing Units

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sat down with NBC News' Andrea Mitchell on Wednesday evening.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 06:09:09 GMT
Very Civil Disobedience: Inside Hong Kong's Polite 'Revolution'

The pro-democracy Umbrella Revolution has startled the world with its good nature including trash clearance, graffiti removal and singing.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:23:45 GMT
Ebola Victim's Nephew: I Had to Call CDC to Get Proper Treatment

The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. wasn't appropriately treated until his nephew called the federal government, the man told NBC News.






Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:10:35 GMT
Cowboys' C.J. Spillman Accused of Sexual Assault: Report

A report says police in Texas are investigating a report of a sexual assault and that police said Spillman "is involved in the investigation."

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:09:30 GMT
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