National & International Newsin partnership with NBCNews.com
The day’s top national and international news
6 minutes ago

Sudanese Mom Who Faced Death Over Faith Lands in U.S.

2 hours ago

Congress Fails to Reach Deal on Border, But Passes VA Bill

3 hours ago

Ready for Ebola: Atlanta Hospital Prepares for Patient

5 hours ago

USDA Revamps 50-Year-Old Poultry Inspection Rules

5 hours ago

Israel, Hamas Agree to 3-Day Cease-Fire in Gaza

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 5:42 PM

Gas-Fueled Explosions Kill 15 in Taiwan City of Kaohsiung

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 5:18 PM

Murdered Teen Reportedly Texted Boyfriend "I Think I'm Being Kidnapped"

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 4:39 PM

MH17 Victims' DNA Retrieved From Crash Site

5 hours ago

Stocks Plunge: Dow Sheds 316 on Europe, Rate Hike Fears

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 3:06 PM

Giraffe Dies After Smashing Head on Highway Bridge

6 hours ago

CIA Chief Apologizes for Senate Computer "Hack"

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 3:55 PM

CDC Issues Travel Advisory for West Africa Over Ebola

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 2:47 PM

GOP Leaders Drop Border Vote After Tea Party Revolt

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 3:03 PM

"Coming for You": American Suicide Bomber in Syria

Video has emerged purporting to show the first American to carry out a suicide attack in Syria, NBC News reported. The State Department has confirmed that it believes that young Floridian Moner Mohammad Abusalha was the American involved in the May attack in Syria's Idlib Province. A new video posted on Monday — and has not been independently verified — purports to show Abusalha before the attack, ripping his passport to shreds before setting it on fire. "You think you're safe where you are, in America or Britain,” he says. Abusalha was one of a growing number of foreign fighters traveling to Syria to take up arms in the country’s civil war. Read »
Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 3:23 PM

Experimental Ebola Serum Used on U.S. Woman