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Thursday, Feb 26, 2015 at 3:47 AM

Taliban Suicide Bomb Strikes NATO Envoy in Kabul

A suicide bomber rammed a car laden with explosives into a NATO convoy in the Afghan capital Thursday, killing one person, NBC News reported. The Turkish military said in a brief statement that the attack targeted a vehicle carrying a team tasked with protecting Ambassador Ismail Aramaz, the NATO Senior Civilian Representative in Afghanistan, according to The Associated Press. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the blast in a Twitter post, saying the "target of the attack was U.S. forces convoy, not an embassy of teh citizens of any other country." Read »
Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 11:54 PM

Study Shows Link Between ADHD and Premature Death

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 11:04 PM

Morgan Stanley to Pay $2.6 Billion to Settle Mortgage Cases

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 9:11 PM

It Keeps Food Creamy — But Can It Help Make You Fat?

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 4:53 PM

Jeh Johnson: DHS Shutdown Debate "Incredible and Absurd"

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said that Congressional brinksmanship over funding for his department is "incredible and absurd," he said in an exclusive interview with NBC News. "The Department is responsible for counterterrorism, cyber security, border security, port security, aviation security, maritime security; protection of our national leaders, obviously the secret service; responding to natural disasters," Johnson said. "So to even be having a conversation about a potential shutdown of Homeland Security is incredible and absurd." Read »
Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 8:27 PM

Astronomers Find Black Hole 12 Billion Times the Size of Sun

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 3:30 PM

Tobacco Companies to Pay $100 Million in Lawsuits

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 1:54 PM

Even After Veto, Keystone Fight Not Over

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 11:08 AM

Iran Destroys Replica U.S. Warship in Drill

Iran's Revolutionary Guard test-fired new missiles and attacked a scale replica of a U.S. warship in the Strait of Hormuz on Wednesday as part of massive military war games, state media outlets reported. Pictures showed several gunboats swarming the model warship and blasting it with missiles. The model "of an American aircraft carrier" was built to scale and targeted with cruise missiles and ballistic missiles, according to Fars News. Some 30 percent of all seaborne-traded oil flows through Hormuz, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, and U.S. officials have expressed concern in the past that Iran could try to disrupt the oil flow or even attack American warships patrolling the waters of the Gulf. Read »
Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 9:47 AM

85 Die in Afghanistan Avalanches After Heavy Snow

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 9:50 AM

Littlefield's Parents: "Justice Was Served" in "American Sniper" Trial

Don and Judy Littlefield, parents of Chad Littlefield, told NBC's "Today" show "justice was served" when a Texas jury found former U.S. Marine Eddie Ray Routh guilty of murder in the killing of their son and his friend "American Sniper" Chris Kyle. "It was an answered prayer. We waited a long time to hear that, and we feel justice was served," Judy Littlefield said Wednesday. Chad Littlefield's family also dismissed defense arguments that Routh was mentally ill and suffered from psychosis. Tuesday, Routh, 27, was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the Feb. 2013 double murder. Read »
Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 8:49 AM

"American Sniper" Widow on Last Moments Together

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 3:58 PM

Journalists Arrested for Flying Drone Over Paris

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 10:16 AM

Iranian Student Who Sparked UMass Dispute Fights to Return

Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 at 6:34 AM

Netanyhau Declines to Meet Senate Democrats

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