National & International Newsin partnership with
The day’s top national and international news
Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 11:20 PM

"Heinous": Obama, Abe Condemn ISIS After Murder Claim

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 11:28 PM

Ukraine Peace Talks Collapse After 4 Hours

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 5:49 PM

Scientist, Father of Birth Control Pill, Dies at 91

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 4:11 PM

U.Va. Sororities to Skip Parties Still Don't Agree With Policy

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 3:48 PM

Syrian Town, Kobani, Taken Back From ISIS: U.S. General

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 4:40 PM

ISIS Claims Beheading of Japanese Hostage in New Video

A new ISIS video purports to show the beheading of a Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, NBC News reported. It comes a week after ISIS beheaded another Japanese hostage and demanded the release of a would-be suicide bomber. A video released Saturday claimed that Goto was executed after a Thursday deadline for Jordan to release prisoner Sajida al-Rishawi was not met. NBC News has not yet verified the video, but it appears consistent with other ISIS hostage videos, according to analysts SITE Intelligence. ISIS had threatened to execute Goto and 1st Lt. Mu'ath al-Kasaesbeh if al-Rishawi was not freed within 24 hours. Read »
Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 4:46 PM

Millions Brace for Another Winter Blast

Another winter blast will hit an area from the Midwest to the Northeast starting Saturday, and could drop up to a foot of snow on Chicago, Cleveland, New York and Boston to make for a messy Monday morning commute, NBC News reported. Meanwhile, a winter storm was still lingering Saturday over New England and dropping additional snow on the region — parts of which was already slammed with up to 3 feet earlier this week. In total, parts of at least 15 states — spanning from Nebraska and eastward to Massachusetts— are under either winter storm watches, warnings and advisories. Read »
Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 7:57 AM

AirAsia Captain Left Seat Before Jet Lost Control: Sources

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 5:55 AM

Boston Snow Shoveler Cited in Bid to Move Tsarnaev Trial

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 6:40 AM

Exhausted Charlie Hebdo Staff Delays Next 2 Issues

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 7:39 AM

Hundreds of Taliban Fighters Join ISIS: Commanders

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 2:08 AM

Family of Tamir Rice Files Wrongful Death Suit

Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 1:41 AM

ISIS Hostage Negotiations Reach "Stalemate": Japanese Official

Efforts to free a Japanese journalist held hostage by ISIS were in a "stalemate" after the militants' deadline for a prisoner exchange passed without news of his fate, a top Japanese diplomat told NBC News Friday. "The entire government is working as one to gather, analyze and share information," Japan's Deputy Foreign Minister Yasuhide Nakayama told journalists in Amman, Jordan. The Islamist extremist group said it would kill Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, as well as Jordanian pilot and fellow hostage Mu'ath al-Kaseasbeh, unless Jordan released an imprisoned would-be suicide bomber by sunset Thursday. Read »
Saturday, Jan 31, 2015 at 12:21 AM

Dating Site Topface Pays Hacker to Not Reveal Email Addresses

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 9:56 PM

'We Haven't Always Gotten It Right': Uber Vows Better Privacy

Photos & Videos

Upload your photos & videos »