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Slain American Journalist's Parents: 'He Was a Martyr for Freedom'

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 07:38:10 PM
The journalist's mother and father said they did not watch the video of his beheading but are "haunted" by his cruel death.







Deadliest Strain: Drug Cures Ebola Cousin in Monkeys

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 07:32:57 PM Maggie Fox
A new drug cured monkeys infected with Marburg virus even after they began showing symptoms, researchers say.

Journalists Targeted: Killing Is Latest in Bloody Trend

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 07:31:52 PM
The murder of James Foley is the latest in a long, bloody trend.

Did a British Jihadist Behead Journalist James Foley?

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 07:30:52 PM Cassandra Vinograd and Sarah Burke and Michele Neubert
The voice narrating the video showing the beheading of James Foley in Syria speaks fluent English - setting off alarm bells in the U.K.







Billy Crystal to Honor Robin Williams at Emmys

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 07:29:46 PM
The comedian has had "no words" on Twitter in the wake of his friend's death, but Monday he will speak for many during an In Memoriam tribute.

Supreme Court Halts Gay Marriage in Virginia

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 07:17:28 PM
The Supreme Court put a hold on same-sex marriage in Virginia Wednesday afternoon, just hours before many couples planned to wed.







Did a British Jihadist Behead Journalist James Foley?

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 07:03:53 PM Cassandra Vinograd and Sarah Burke and Michele Neubert
The voice narrating the video showing the beheading of James Foley in Syria speaks fluent English - setting off alarm bells in the U.K.







Civilian PTSD: Research on Wars, Jet Ordeal Might Help

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 06:53:08 PM Bill Briggs
Vast military research — aided by such new studies as a look at a sky-high brush with death — may help the many civilians suffering from PTSD.







Slain American Journalist's Parents: 'He Was a Martyr for Freedom'

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 06:47:29 PM
The journalist's mother and father said they did not watch the video of his beheading but are "haunted" by his cruel death.







Obama: 'No Just God Would Stand For What They Did'

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 06:35:43 PM
The president planned to speak after the militant group ISIS beheaded an American journalist.







Deadliest Strain: Drug Cures Ebola Cousin in Monkeys

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 06:34:11 PM Maggie Fox
A new drug cured monkeys infected with Marburg virus even after they began showing symptoms, researchers say.

Aide Caught on Camera Abusing Stroke Victim

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 05:48:21 PM
Disturbing video captured by surveillance cameras shows a home health care aide abusing a 78-year-old Queens stroke victim.

Obama on ISIS Killing: 'No Just God Would Stand For What They Did'

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 05:44:28 PM
The president planned to speak after the militant group ISIS beheaded an American journalist.







Journalists Targeted: Killing Is Latest in Bloody Trend

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 05:16:44 PM
The murder of James Foley is the latest in a long, bloody trend.

Liberian Soldiers Seal Slum to Halt Ebola

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 05:11:31 PM
Members of Liberia's Ebola Task Force enforced a quarantine on the West Point slum in Monrovia.

Hamas Warns Flights Against Landing in Israel

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 05:05:04 PM
A Hamas spokesman warned airlines against landing at Ben Gurion International Airport starting at 6 a.m. Thursday.

Maine Hermit Speaks: 'I Just Walked Away'

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 04:49:19 PM
Christopher Knight told GQ magazine he had no plans and no map when he vanished into the woods in 1986.







Watching James Foley Video May Mean Charges in U.K.

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 04:40:55 PM
Counterterrorism police in the U.K. warned it may be an offense to watch a video purportedly showing American journalist James Foley being beheaded.







Smoked Out: 9,000 Pounds of Pot Seized in Texas

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 04:38:01 PM
The local street value of the marijuana, seized from the town north of the Mexico border, is estimated at $10 million.

Watch Live: Obama Speaks on ISIS Killing of American Journalist

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 04:27:29 PM
The president planned to speak after the militant group ISIS beheaded an American journalist.







Protesters Try to Blockade Pakistan's Parliament

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 04:07:05 PM
Tahir ul Qadri, a cleric who is one of the movement’s leaders, told his followers to "surround parliament and not let anyone in our out."

All Eyes on Holder: Attorney General Arrives in Ferguson

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 04:04:54 PM
The attorney general promised a “fair and thorough” federal inquiry.

All Eyes on Holder: Attorney General Arrives in Ferguson

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 04:04:54 PM
The attorney general promised a “fair and thorough” federal inquiry.







Protesters Gather at Courthouse Near Ferguson

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 03:49:54 PM
The protesters yelled, “Hands up! Don’t shoot!” — a refrain from the 11 nights of demonstrations against the killing of Michael Brown.

Guru Who Took Yoga Mainstream Dies at 95

Wednesday August 20th, 2014 03:45:27 PM
An Indian yoga guru credited with making the practice popular in the United States has died aged 95, the country's prime minister said.



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