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

MH17 Wreckage Has Been "Hacked Into" With Saws, OSCE Says

35 minutes ago

Court Deals Blow to Obamacare

5 minutes ago

Delta, US Airways Cancel Israel Flights Over Rocket Fears

5 hours ago

Russia to US: Show Evidence Rebels Downed Jet

4 hours ago

Americans Fight for Israel as “Lone Soldiers” in Gaza

Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 7:18 PM

Rebels Release Flight MH17's Black Boxes to Malaysians

Ukrainian separatists handed over two black boxes from Malaysia Airlines flight 17 late Monday, four days after the jet crashed over rebel-held territory, Reuters reported. "Here they are, the black boxes," rebel leader Alexander Borodai announced, in the city of Donetsk, after a deal was brokered by Malysian Prime Minister Najib Razak in effort to begin investigating the crash killing 298 people. Borodai also guaranteed international investigators' safe access to the crash site to begin a full investigation of the incident, Razak said Monday. A Malaysian official later proclaimed the black boxes to be "in good condition." Read »
Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 6:16 PM
 

We need Russia to publicly start to call for responsible action and themselves take action with the separatists they have encouraged.  

— Secretary of State John Kerry urging Russia to exert control over Ukrainian separatists who have removed the victims' remains and aircraft debris from the Malaysia Airlines jet crash site.
3 minutes ago

Obama Signs Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

President Obama signs the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act at the White House. Read »
11 minutes ago

Mysterious White Flags Appear Atop Brooklyn Bridge

4 hours ago

Israeli Aircraft Hit More Than 70 Targets in Gaza

6 hours ago

Australia PM: Jet Site Tampered With on "Industrial Scale"

53 minutes ago

Dad: Son Stopped Me From Killing Alleged Abuser

54 minutes ago

Fruit Sold at Trader Joe's, Costco Recalled

Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 9:45 PM

Owner of Sunken South Korean Ferry Found Dead

2 hours ago

"Slender Man" Stabbing Victim Receives Military Purple Heart