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Trump Picks Ben Carson for Housing Secretary

Trump Picks Ben Carson for Housing Secretary

President-elect Donald Trump picked retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson to be Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Trump said in a statement Monday that his former campaign rival "has a...

9 minutes ago

Trump Expands List of Candidates to Head State Department

Trump Expands List of Candidates to Head State Department

President-elect Donald Trump is expanding his pool of candidates for secretary of state, leaving unclear whether former CIA Director David Petraeus' guilty plea for leaking classified information disqualifies...

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 at 09:03 PM PST

Brazilian Soccer Team's Plane Crashes in Colombia; 71 Dead

Brazilian Soccer Team's Plane Crashes in Colombia; 71 Dead

Colombian authorities searched for answers Tuesday into the crash of a chartered airliner that slammed into the Andes mountains while transporting a Brazilian soccer team whose Cinderella story had won it a spot...

Sunday, Sep 27, 2015 at 04:05 PM PDT

Pope Calls for Tolerance, Loving Gestures, in Final Mass

Pope Calls for Tolerance, Loving Gestures, in Final Mass

Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims gathered in the heart of Philadelphia to watch as Pope Francis culminates his historic visit to the United States by celebrating Mass and talking once again about the importance...

6 minutes ago

Beijing Faces Decision on How to Deal With Trump

Beijing Faces Decision on How to Deal With Trump

Chinese leaders face a challenge: How to deal with Donald Trump. Weeks before taking office, the incoming American president is riling Beijing with confrontation and online statements that appear to foreshadow...

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 05:37 PM PST

Ferguson Grand Jury Records Not Approved for Release

Ferguson Grand Jury Records Not Approved for Release

The prosecutor overseeing the Ferguson grand jury hearing the Michael Brown case took the rare step of recording and documenting the proceedings, but that doesn't mean they will be released to the public if...

5 hours ago

14th Death Confirmed in Tenn. Fires

14th Death Confirmed in Tenn. Fires

An 81-year-old woman was confirmed to have died in eastern Tennessee's devastating wildfires, raising the death toll to 14, authorities said Sunday, NBC News reported. Elaine Brown sustained a "medical event"...

4 hours ago

Operator of Ill-Fated Warehouse is Convicted Felon: Records

Operator of Ill-Fated Warehouse is Convicted Felon: Records

The man who founded and ran the artists collective at the Ghost Ship warehouse where dozens of people died in a massive fire is a convicted felon and on probation, according to Alameda County court records.

Thursday, Jun 5, 2014 at 04:52 PM PDT

Taliban: We Found Bergdahl Alone, Cursing Countrymen

Taliban: We Found Bergdahl Alone, Cursing Countrymen

Two former Taliban commanders told NBC News on Thursday that Bowe Bergdahl was walking alone and cursing his countrymen when the Taliban found and captured him in Afghanistan in 2009.

3 hours ago

Judge Orders Michigan Recount to Begin at Noon Monday

Judge Orders Michigan Recount to Begin at Noon Monday

Michigan must begin its presidential recount at noon Monday, a federal judge ruled in a late-night order that could make it more likely the state will complete the count ahead of a Dec. 13 deadline. In his...

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