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

Scots Vote on Independence, Record Turnout Expected

37 minutes ago

Cardinals' Dwyer Arrested for Domestic Violence

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 at 7:40 PM

Australian Police Arrest 15 in Raids Ahead of ISIS Plot

20 minutes ago

Iran’s President Blasts ISIS, U.S.-Led Coalition

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told NBC News’ Ann Curry in Tehran Wednesday that ISIS terrorists “want to kill humanity,” but he also called the U.S.-led coalition against ISIS "ridiculous." Speaking ahead of the United Nations General Assembly in New York next week, Rouhani denounced the beheading of innocent people by ISIS as against Islam. Still, he questioned President Obama's decision to go after them with airstrikes. "Are Americans afraid of getting casualties on the ground in Iraq?" he asked. "Are they afraid of their soldiers being killed in the fight they claim is against terrorism?" He said such strikes should "take place with the permission of the people of that country and the government of that country." Curry was the first American journalist to interview Rouhani after he took office last year. Read »
4 hours ago

Persons of Interest in Gay Couple Attack Questioned

11 minutes ago

Find Hannah: Video Could Give Clue on Missing U.Va. Freshman

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 at 3:41 PM

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Has Rare Form of Cancer

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 at 7:33 PM

Air Force: "So Help Me God" in Oath Is Optional

Monday, Sep 15, 2014 at 11:32 AM
 

They are not Muslims. They are monsters.  

— British Prime Minister David Cameron addressing the radical Islamist group ISIS's purported beheading of British aid worker David Haines.
2 hours ago

Dad Who Left Injured Son: I Was in Shock, Not Trying to Avoid Arrest

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 at 10:41 AM

"Played Out": Final Moments as Latest Atlantic City Casino Folds

4 hours ago

King Fire Rages, Threatens Hundreds of Homes

2 hours ago

Family of Teen Killed By LAPD Files $75M Lawsuit

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 at 4:32 PM

House Votes to Arm and Train Syrian Rebels

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 at 11:01 PM

Doctor Infected With Ebola Expected to Make Full Recovery