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Trooper Ambush Suspect Eric Frein Captured After Manhunt

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 at 7:43 PM

4 Dead, 5 Injured After Plane Crashes at Kansas Airport

A small plane crashed into a two-story building at Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita, Kansas on Thursday, killing at least four people, including the pilot, and injuring five others, NBC News reported. An airport spokesman said "approximately" 100 people were in the FlightSafety International building at the time of the crash and officials said they believe everyone in the building has been accounted for. One witness said the plane was "just sitting on top of the building on fire" as a "black, hazy smoke" billowed into the air. The pilot of the plane reported losing engine power just after takeoff at around 10 a.m. ET and struck the roof of the building while trying to return to the runway, the Federal Aviation Administration said. Read »
5 hours ago

40 Arrested During Giants Victory Celebrations: Police

5 hours ago

Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor Tom Menino Dies

5 hours ago

Denver Teens Chatted With ISIS Recruiter, Report Says

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 at 11:34 AM

Maine Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine, Goes on Bike Ride

5 hours ago

10 Years in Prison for Man Who Planted Bombs in Ex's Car

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 4:48 PM

Made Pariahs for Helping? Ebola Aid Groups Struggle

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 10:37 PM
 

There's only one person: Denzel.  

— Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder giving his opinion on the best actor to portray him in a movie while speaking at the Washington Ideas Forum.
40 minutes ago

Study: Mislabeled Shrimp Rampant at Resaurants and Grocers

4 hours ago

FBI Agents Posed as Repairmen to Ensnare Alleged Gambling Ring

Lawyers are crying foul after FBI agents went undercover as computer repairmen in a July sting to catch members of an illegal betting ring operating out of a high-roller suite at a Las Vegas casino, NBC News reported. Agents cut off Internet access to the room of 50-year-old Malaysian millionaire Paul Phua and entered as repairmen to gather evidence against him and his son, later accusing them of taking millions of dollars in bets on the World Cup. Phua's defense attorney says police can't just trick their way into any private resident with solely a tip. Read »
Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 5:37 AM

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

5 hours ago

Why Scratching an Itch Really Does Make You Itch More

Researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine say the minor pain of scratching an itch produces serotonin, the "pleasure" hormone, which can then make you want to scratch even more. Read »
5 hours ago

Latte Without the Wait: Starbucks Plans Delivery Service

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Professor's "Game of Thrones" Punishment Rescinded

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