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'She's Fighting Through It': U.S. Ebola Victim's Son Speaks
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:34:00 GMT
The son of a North Carolina missionary who is fighting the Ebola virus in Liberia during the worst outbreak in history said she continues to improve in her battle against the deadly disease.






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Staredown: Teen Faces Suspected Kidnapper in Court
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:24:32 GMT
More details about the teen's ordeal are expected to be released as Nathaniel Kibby makes his first court appearance.






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Philly Narcotics Officers Arrested in Corruption Probe
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:17:46 GMT
Sources say federal agents have arrested six Philadelphia Police narcotics officers as part of an on-going corruption probe.
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Wild Scenes as Water Main Break Floods UCLA Campus
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:10:05 GMT
New questions have arisen on why it took crews more than three hours to stop a massive water main break in LA. The UCLA. campus was flooded by millions of gallons. NBC’s Jacob Rascon reports.
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'We Need More': Fight Against Ebola Is Thin on the Ground
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:05:43 GMT
Aid workers fighting the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa are few in number, and their supplies are spread desperately thin.






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Highway to Riches: Oil Boom Transforms North Dakota
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:00:24 GMT
Theodore Roosevelt came to North Dakota's Badlands to find solitude in the area's "desolate, grim beauty." But that Dakota is barely visible today.
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Stowaway Hidden in Military Cargo Plane Is Found Dead
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:52:24 GMT
The Department of Defense said that a young male was found near the wheel well of a U.S. military plane. The incident is sparking security questions. NBC Pentagon correspondent Jim Miklaszewski reports.
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New Sanctions Will Hurt More Than Russia
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:34:04 GMT
The sanctions boost the risk that Russia raises the stakes in its trade war with the West. European and Russian economies can't afford a slowdown.
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How Will UCLA Deal With 10 Million Gallons of Water?
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:32:43 GMT
"We lost ... around 35,000 gallons a minute, which is not ideal in the worst drought in the city's history," City Councilman Paul Koretz says.
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Two Families, Two Israeli Strikes, 17 Fatalities
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:31:35 GMT
The total number of Palestinians killed in fighting since July 8 rose to 1,269 on Wednesday. Israel has lost 53 soldiers and three civilians.
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Wednesday's Top 6 News Stories
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:21:06 GMT
From the destruction of a U.N. school in Gaza to the ongoing Ebolo outbreak in Africa, see the stories we’re following.
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'Where Will We Go?' Israeli Shells Kill 15 at School
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:15:46 GMT
The strike in the Jebaliya refugee camp came amid Israel's heaviest air and artillery assault in more than three weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting.






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'Nobody Can Prove' Russian Link to Rebels: Diplomat
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:59:40 GMT
Leonid P. Moiseev, Russia's ambassador to Singapore, made the denial hours after Barack Obama imposed harsh new sanctions on Russian banks.
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Raging Yosemite Wildfire Threatens Giant Sequoias
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:40:24 GMT
Crews backed by an extensive aerial fleet have increased the El Portal wildfire's containment from 19 to 34 percent.






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On Alert: Ebola Outbreak Is 'Threat' to Britain
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:08:30 GMT
Britain's foreign secretary will chair an emergency meeting of officials on Wednesday to look at what precautions were needed.
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Beach Stampede at Rap Concert Kills 24: Report
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:41:53 GMT
The president's office declared a national week of mourning following the "tragic drama" in Guinea.
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Envoy Exodus: Israel Accused of 'Collective Punishment'
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:32:29 GMT
Chile says Israel's military operations in Gaza "appear to be a collective punishment to the Palestinian civil population."
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Rocket Attack? There's an App for That
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:21:52 GMT
The deadly conflict playing out in Gaza has underlined the growing role of technology in modern warfare.
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Eight Ways Tech Is Tilting the Balance in Gaza
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:21:52 GMT
The deadly conflict playing out in Gaza has underlined the growing role of technology in modern warfare.






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Al Qaeda Raked in $66M From Ransoms Last Year: NYT
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:59:57 GMT
The New York Times has found that Al Qaeda and its direct affiliates have taken in at least $125 million in revenue from kidnappings since 2008.






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Will the Price Be Right? Southpaw's Suitors Line Up
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:42:39 GMT
Tampa Bay lefty David Price, who is under contractual control through 2015, boasts a 3.08 ERA and 1.04 WHIP this season.






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Red Sox Ace Scratched as Deadline Rumors Swirl
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:37:03 GMT
Pirates, Dodgers, Brewers, Blue Jays, Cardinals and Orioles are all thought to have interest in Lester, who can become a free agent after this season.






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What in the World Are the Browns Doing at QB?
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:32:34 GMT
Stop us if you've heard this before: the Browns are playing a dangerous game at QB and it may burn them.






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Man Discovers Dad's Killer Coaching Youth Baseball
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 04:30:29 GMT
One of the men who beat Joey Mathews' father to death in 1988 and served prison time for it was coaching a Little League team in Chicago.






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Daybreak at Sea: Lobstermen Get to Work
Posted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 04:13:47 GMT
Brandon Demmons starts his day as a sternman aboard a lobster fishing boat a little earlier than most people, at 3:00 a.m.






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