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SpaceX Rocket Explodes During Test Flight

Saturday August 23rd, 2014 02:17:59 AM
A SpaceX prototype rocket automatically detonated Friday after an "anomaly" during a flight over McGregor, Texas, the company said.







SpaceX Rocket Explodes During Test Flight

Saturday August 23rd, 2014 01:11:43 AM
A SpaceX prototype rocket automatically detonated Friday after an "anomaly" during a flight over McGregor, Texas, the company said.







Ferguson Shop Owners Fear More Looting

Friday August 22nd, 2014 11:33:53 PM
Business owners who saw their stores ransacked worry the two-week anniversary of Michael Brown's death could lead to more trouble.







Black St. Louis Suburbs Hit With Rash of Ticketing

Friday August 22nd, 2014 11:32:13 PM Lisa Riordan Seville
Ferguson and nearby towns issue as many as a dozen times more tickets for minor offenses than other St. Louis suburbs, inflaming tensions.







License to Spill: Ice Bucket OK'd in Dry California

Friday August 22nd, 2014 10:52:24 PM
Even in the middle of an historic drought, California's Water Board said the Ice Bucket Challenge isn't against its rules.

Deep Pockets, Dark Goals: How Will ISIS Keep Funding Terror?

Friday August 22nd, 2014 10:33:22 PM Robert Windrem
Terrorist group has raised "hundreds of millions of dollars" in its two-year existence, U.S. officials say, but it's spending it just as fast.

Deep Pockets, Dark Goals: How Will ISIS Keep Funding Terror?

Friday August 22nd, 2014 10:33:22 PM Robert Windrem
Terrorist group has raised "hundreds of millions of dollars" in its two-year existence, U.S. officials say, but it's spending it just as fast.

Security Breach Hit 25,000 Federal Workers

Friday August 22nd, 2014 10:18:52 PM
A recent computer breach at a government contracting firm may have affected the internal files of as many as 25,000 Homeland Security workers.

Two Ancient Mayan Cities Found in Mexican Jungle

Friday August 22nd, 2014 09:29:02 PM
Archaeologists have found two ancient Mayan cities hidden in the jungle of southeastern Mexico, and the lead researcher believes there are "dozens" more to be found in the region.

Mosque Massacre: Dozens Killed in Iraq Attack

Friday August 22nd, 2014 08:42:47 PM
At least 30 Sunni Muslims were killed after prayers Friday when a Shiite militia opened fire at a mosque in Iraq, security sources said.







Tennessee Death Row Inmates Sue to Block Electric Chair

Friday August 22nd, 2014 08:42:23 PM
Eleven condemned prisoners say the state's new backup method for executions could cause excruciating pain.

White House Calls ISIS Killing of Journalist a 'Terrorist Attack'

Friday August 22nd, 2014 08:07:56 PM
“When you see somebody killed in such a horrific way, that represents a terrorist attack,” a White House official said.







Why We Don't Remember When the White House Burned

Friday August 22nd, 2014 07:59:03 PM
Why few Americans celebrate the anniversary that cemented our identity as a nation and gave us our national anthem.







Perry Preparing for 2016 Run Despite Legal Troubles

Friday August 22nd, 2014 07:15:01 PM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Friday said he has “spent a lot of time in preparation” for a potential 2016 presidential run, despite the legal troubles he now faces in his home state.

Jay-Z Lands Cuban Defector Record $72 Million Deal

Friday August 22nd, 2014 07:14:15 PM
The Boston Red Sox won a bidding war for 27-year-old outfielder Rusney Castillo.







Navel Gazing: Study Reveals the 'Perfect' Belly Button

Friday August 22nd, 2014 04:40:50 PM
A misshapen or protruding navel can be a source of embarrassment. A new study is providing doctors a road map to create what may be the “perfect” belly button.







Where Does ISIS Get Its Money?

Friday August 22nd, 2014 04:00:32 PM Matt Rivera
Columbia University Assistant Professor and former RAND Corporation analyst, Austin Long, explains how ISIS has used a variety of tactics to fund its violent operation.







Teen 'Fire Challenge' Stunt Prompts Statewide Alert

Friday August 22nd, 2014 03:47:47 PM
Officials are alarmed by Internet videos of youths dousing their bare skin in flammable liquids, like alcohol, and lighting it on fire. Read more: http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local/NJ-Fire-Officials-Concered-Over-Fire-Challenge-Stunts-272290391.html#ixzz3B8KJhkKS Follow us: @nbcphiladelphia on Twitter | nbcphiladelphia on Facebook

Life in a Town Where Every Home Must Own a Gun

Friday August 22nd, 2014 03:38:57 PM Lauren Loftus, News21
In a symbolic gesture born of frustration, the town of Nucla, Colorado, passed an ordinance requiring the head of every household to own a firearm.







Teen Who Survived Two Plane Crashes Achieves Dream

Friday August 22nd, 2014 03:16:33 PM
Austin Hatch stepped on the basketball court for the University of Michigan this past Sunday in a moment doctors thought would never happen.

Annual Burning Man Event Brings Big Bucks to Businesses

Friday August 22nd, 2014 03:03:24 PM Ari Levy
Burning Man has turned into a major moneymaker for the local transportation industry in an area that's known for its high concentration of casinos.

The Race to Save James Foley: The Inside Story

Friday August 22nd, 2014 02:44:31 PM Cassandra Vinograd
Last November, real, true contact was made – but the conversation was over almost as soon as it began.







Two New Ebola Cases in Nigeria Traced to Traveler

Friday August 22nd, 2014 02:16:27 PM
Nigeria has confirmed two new Ebola cases, the first two to have spread beyond those who had direct contact with the ill traveler from Liberia.

Guess Which Leader Talked to Putin the Most This Year?

Friday August 22nd, 2014 02:06:12 PM
Figures posted online by the Kremlin website and analyzed by NBC News show Obama spoke to Putin just five times since Moscow’s annexation of Crimea.

Company Recalls Sam's Club Chicken Caesar Salad Kits

Friday August 22nd, 2014 01:48:55 PM
A California company has recalled more than 92,000 pounds of chicken Caesar salad kits because they may be contaminated with Listeria.



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