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Nigerian Email Scammers Shift to Malware and Hacking

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"Gasping and Snorting": Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution

2 hours ago

Pit Bull Stolen, Tortured With Acid in N.M.

A pit bull in New Mexico is recovering after it was stolen from its owner and apparently attacked with acid, NBC affiliate KOB reported. "Someone either stole her to torture her or stole her to see if they could get her to fight," said Dr. Keith Cloward, the veterinarian who treated the dog. Police do not have a suspect or motive in the case. Read »
3 hours ago

Heart Attacks Deadliest for Young Women, Study Finds

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"Unjustified": Trial Starts in Detroit Woman's Killing

2 hours ago

10 Million Got Obamacare Coverage, Study Confirms

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Hamas Leader Wants Humanitarian Truce, With Conditions

A political leader of Hamas said Wednesday that the group would support a humanitarian truce in Gaza, but only if Israel ends its siege of the Palestinian territory, NBC News reported. Khaled Meshaal, Chairman of the Hamas Political Bureau, said that a truce is needed so that the wounded can be evacuated from Gaza and relief can be brought in. He also pleaded with the international community to send medicine and fuel to Gaza, which has been battered by fighting for 15 days. Read »
4 hours ago

Dutch Mayor Apologizes for Remark About Putin's Daughter

57 minutes ago

"I Lost Everything": Strike Kills Gaza Man's Family

A man in Gaza is mourning the death of his wife and children after two Israeli missiles slammed into the building they were staying in on Sunday, killing Hassan Al Hallaq's pregnant wife, his two sons, his mother, his sister and another child. They died despite the fact that Al Hallaq had earlier moved his family to the center of Gaza City at the behest of Israel, after it had warned Gazans living along the border to vacate for their own safety. More than 70 percent of those killed in Gaza have been civilians, the United Nations says. Read »
6 hours ago

CDC Lab Chief Resigns After Anthrax Fumble

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GM Recalls Another 718,000 U.S. Vehicles

Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014 at 11:24 AM

Doctor Leading Fight Against Ebola Gets Infected

6 hours ago

FAA Extends Israel Flight Ban 24 Hours

Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014 at 9:13 AM

MH17 Family Living in "Hell Beyond Hell" After Losing Three Kids

Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014 at 9:05 AM

U.N. Rights Chief: Israel May Be Committing War Crimes in Gaza