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Bungled Air Bag Alerts Leave Car Owners Scrambling

After the nation's highway safety watchdog botched alerts about defects in almost 8 million air bags, owners wonder if they can get theirs fixed.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:11:38 GMT
Chaos: Soldier Killed in Canadian Capital Shooting

Sources identified the gunman, who was confirmed dead, as a convert to Islam with a string of low-level criminal offenses in the past.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:04:09 GMT
Chaos: Soldier Killed in Canadian Capital Shooting

Police in Ottawa, Canada, hunt a suspected gunman following a shooting at the citys parliament.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:26:23 GMT
'Strength Coming Back': NBC News Freelancer Speaks Out

'I can feel my strength coming back every day,' says the NBC News freelancer who contracted Ebola in Liberia and was declared virus-free Tuesday.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:59:12 GMT
Space Station Cosmonauts Breeze Through Spacewalk

Two Russian astronauts wrapped up a speedy, 3 -1/2-hour spacewalk to replace science experiments and jettison two unneeded antenna.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:35:39 GMT
Florida City Latest to Restrict Feeding Homeless

Commissioners in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, approved restrictions to discourage homelessness that has seemed to increase in warm cities in the South.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:32:09 GMT
How NBC News Freelancer Survived Ebola

Being young and healthy helped Ashoka Mukpo pull through Ebola, but hell be weak for months, doctors who treated him said Wednesday.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:51:55 GMT
DNA Reveals When Neanderthals and Humans Mated

A genetic analysis of the 45,000-year-old bone of a man from Siberia is helping to pinpoint when modern humans and Neanderthals first interbred

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:24:23 GMT
New Testing Starts on Experimental Ebola Vaccine

U.S. health officials say they've started human testing of another new Ebola vaccine at a government-run hospital outside Washington.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:15:22 GMT
UNC Probe Finds Bogus Classes Pushed on Athletes

Student athletes made up about half of the 3,100 students who took the so-called "paper classes" between 1993-2001, an investigation found.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:05:42 GMT
D.C. Teacher Had Sex With Student on First Day: Cops

The 22-year-old substitute teacher was arrested after engaging in sex acts with the 17-year-old at Options Public Charter School, police said.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:56:19 GMT
U.S. Weapons Airdropped Over Syria Were Seized by ISIS

The Pentagon confirmed earlier reports that some weapons and supplies airdropped to pro-U.S. rebels early Monday were grabbed by ISIS fighters.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:24:21 GMT
Bank of America: Sorry for Double Charging on Apple Pay

A number of Bank of America customers took to Twitter to complain they were charged twice for purchases they made using Apple's new system.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:21:41 GMT
Four Blackwater Guards Found Guilty in Iraq Shootings

A federal jury on Wednesday returned guilty verdicts for four former Blackwater security guards charged in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:59:31 GMT
Chaos in Canada's Capital: Soldier Killed in Shooting

Police in Ottawa, Canada, hunt a suspected gunman following a shooting at the citys parliament.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:58:03 GMT
Tired, Tense: Pistorius Endures First Night in Prison

Oscar Pistorius spent his first night of a five-year jail term in a single cell in the hospital wing of a prison in South Africa's capital, Pretoria.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:44:40 GMT
Poll: 70 Percent of Young People Harassed Online

A new poll shows that 40 percent of Internet users have been personally harassed online and 73 percent have seen it happen to other people.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:21:20 GMT
Florida Woman Sets Boyfriend on Fire: Cops

Police say a Clearwater woman set her boyfriend on fire during an argument after a night of drinking.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:07:20 GMT
'Goodfellas' Actor Sues Fox Over 'Simpsons' Mobster

Two decades after "The Simpsons" introduced its Wiseguys, actor Frank Sivero has filed a $250 million suit claiming he created one of the characters.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:27:33 GMT
Shots Fired: Video Captures Gunfire in Canadian Parliament

Reporter from Canadas The Globe and Mail was on the scene as shots were fired inside the parliament building in Ottawa.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:16:18 GMT
Shots Fired: Video Captures Gunfire in Canadian Parliament

Reporter from Canadas The Globe and Mail was on the scene as shots were fired inside the parliament building in Ottawa.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:16:18 GMT
Out of the Doghouse: Ebola Nurse's Pooch Virus-Free

Bentley, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel belonging to one of the two nurses who contracted Ebola in Dallas, has tested negative for the virus.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:03:59 GMT
Charges Unlikely for Syria-Bound American Teens

The trio of girls suspected of trying to join Islamist militants in Syria appear to be impressionable teens lured by the promise of romantic adventure.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:01:34 GMT
Ebola Aware: CDC Steps Up Traveler Monitoring

The CDC says it will require all travelers from Ebola-affected countries to be actively watched for the virus.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:53:52 GMT
Suspected Indiana Serial Killer Refuses to Speak in Court

Darren Deon Vann, 43, is suspected of killing at least seven women and may have murdered others since the 1990s, Indiana police said.






Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:53:47 GMT
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