National & International Newsin partnership with
The day’s top national and international news
Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 7:36 AM

2 Israeli Soldiers Killed, 7 Hurt in Hezbollah Attack

Two soldiers were killed and seven wounded Wednesday after an Israeli military vehicle was hit by an anti-tank missile near the Israeli-Lebanese border, NBC News reported. A U.N. peacekeeper was also killed. Israel responded by firing at least 20 artillery shells into Lebanon. Hezbollah claimed responsibility for the attack. In a statement, the militant Islamist group said its attack was carried out by a division calling itself the "Heroic Martyrs of Quneitra" — a reference to an Israeli airstrike on the Golan Heights on Jan. 18 that killed six Hezbollah fighters. The clash came after Israel launched airstrikes earlier Wednesday targeting Syrian army artillery posts in response to rockets fired the previous day into the Israeli-held Golan Heights. Read »
Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 7:58 PM

"Despicable": Japan's Abe Condemns New ISIS Demands

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 6:52 PM

Obama Drops Plan to Tax 529 College Savings Accounts

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 6:10 PM

Obama Meets With New Saudi King, Talks Alliance

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 4:43 PM

Man Charged With Murder in Deaths of Georgia Couple

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 6:14 PM

Georgia Executes Man After High Court Denies Reprieve

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 11:52 AM

Key Democrats Pull Back on Iran Sanctions Threat

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 10:58 AM

GOP Mulls Action Against Obama Over Immigration

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 8:49 AM

Virgin Atlantic Passengers Stranded at JFK

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 9:05 AM

Auschwitz Survivors Mark Death Camp Liberation 70 Years After

World leaders and some 300 survivors of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the most notorious Nazi death camp, marked the 70th anniversary of the camp's liberation by the Soviets on Jan. 27, 1945. One of the survivors, Mordechai Ronan began weeping when he got close to the entrance of the camp in Oswiecim, Poland, on Tuesday, NBC News reported. "I'm a victor! I'm a victor because I'm here!" Ronan, 85, shouted between spasms of tears. He was here before in 1944 as a frightened 11-year-old who had somehow escaped the Nazi selection process that consigned most children to the gas chamber. The Germans killed some 1.1 million people at the camp, most of them Jews, but also Gyspsies, homosexuals, Polish political prisoners and others. Read »
Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 7:51 AM

Stocks Tumble, Dow Falls More Than 370

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 11:52 AM

City Hall Shooter Shouldn't Have Had Gun: Cops

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 7:33 AM

ISIS Video Threatens Japan Hostage, Jordanian Pilot

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 10:42 AM

Bergdahl to Be Charged With Desertion: Officials

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 at 5:38 AM

Denver Police Shoot, Kill 16-Year-Old Girl in Car

Photos & Videos

Upload your photos & videos »