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Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 10:12 AM

As Another Casino Topples, AC Tries to Reinvent Itself

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 11:32 PM

Police to Search Property Linked to Person of Interest in Decades-Old Missing Md. Sisters Case

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 5:18 PM

Arizona Ready for Floods as Odile Winds Blow Southwest

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:45 PM

Obama on Ebola: "We Have to Act Fast"

President Obama has outlined new efforts in fighting the "global threat" of Ebola which include establishing a military command center in Liberia where American personnel will provide medical aid and supplies. In a statement given from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, the president said "the world is looking to the United States and it is a responsibility we are prepared to embrace." The White House says it’ll involve up to 3,000 troops and more than $500 million in spending. Obama said Army major-general, Darryl A. Williams had already landed in Liberia to direct the push to build clinics, distribute supplies and train health care workers. Read »
Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:54 PM

Most, Least Educated U.S. Cities: Study

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 11:31 PM

Georgetown Nursing Student Dies of Apparent Meningitis

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 7:03 PM

American Waistlines Are Still Expanding: Study

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 6:54 PM

Iraq Official Briefs Syria's Bashar al-Assad on ISIS Fight

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 6:46 PM

NASA Picks Boeing, SpaceX to Build "Space Taxis"

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 1:09 PM

ISIS Threatens to Behead Iraqi Journalist

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 10:09 PM

"Graveyard" of Shipwrecks Found Off Golden Gate Bridge

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 9:12 PM

One Year Ago: 12 Killed in "Carnage" at D.C. Navy Yard

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 11:24 AM

2 Americans Killed in Bombing Near Kabul Embassy

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 4:08 PM

Grand Jury to Weigh Charges Against NASCAR's Tony Stewart

Monday, Sep 15, 2014 at 10:18 PM

U.S. Launches 1st Airstrikes on ISIS Near Baghdad

The U.S. launched an airstrike against ISIS near Baghdad on Monday — a move that a defense official told NBC News marked the start of the intensifying offensive by Washington against the Islamist militant group in Iraq. The U.S. attack hit an ISIS fighting position southwest of the capital in support of the Iraqi security forces, defense officials said. This specific airstrike was more offensive in nature and was not triggered by any advance of ISIS toward the Iraqi capital, the official said. Read »