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Dad Stabs Three Kids to Death on First Day of School
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:55:52 GMT
A man with a knife killed three children in a primary school in China on Monday, the first day of a new school term after the summer holiday.






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What Killed Atlantic City's $2.4 Billion Casino Hotel?
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:46:03 GMT
Revel is shutting down a little over two years after opening with high hopes of revitalizing Atlantic City's struggling gambling market.
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WATCH: What It's Like to Ride World's Fastest Zipline
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:22:04 GMT
NBC News' Jamieson Lesko flies headfirst at speeds of up to 100mph over a former slate quarry in Wales.






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'Stockpile Toilet Paper,' Japan's Government Says
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:03:47 GMT
A message Japan began delivering Monday is a bit unusual, but true enough: Don't wait until it's too late to think about toilet paper.






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Jet Forced to Emergency Land After Cabin Depressurizes
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:51:41 GMT
The Allegiant flight ran into trouble two hours into its journey from Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Orlando, Florida.
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Labor Days: Where Did the 40-Hour Workweek Come From?
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:31:27 GMT
Today's familiar 40-hour workweek took a culmination of events, including deadly accidents and sit-in strikes, to become standard practice in the U.S.






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Why Oktoberfest Fans May Not Be So Thirsty This Year
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:06:53 GMT
Beer tents at the world-famous Munich Oktoberfest may face a pretzel shortage this year after local bakers threatened to go on strike.






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Decision Time? Obama Faces Crossroads in Fight Against ISIS
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:40:40 GMT
Under fire for not acting more forcefully against ISIS, President Obama hopes to persuade more nations to join the fight.






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So Much for Summer: Millions Face 'Miserable' Labor Day
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:12:59 GMT
Millions hoping for sunny end to summer were facing Labor Day disappointment as forecasters predicted bad weather for the Midwest and the East Coast.






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U.S. Rebukes Israel Over West Bank Land Appropriation
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:35:09 GMT
"We urge the government of Israel to reverse this decision,” a State Department official said in Washington,






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Six Killed as Car Hits Median, Slams Into Tree
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:05:27 GMT
Dallas police are trying to figure out what caused an one-car crash that killed six people late Sunday night.






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TV Screens Go Blank as Protesters Seize Network's HQ
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:45:27 GMT
Pakistan's PTV channel and its English-language PTV World service were taken off the air Monday after protesters stormed its headquarters.
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Tony Stewart Silent After Rough NASCAR Comeback
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:50:30 GMT
Having missed the last three races due to the Kevin Ward Jr. tragedy, Tony Stewart finished 41st on Sunday night in the Oral-B USA 500 in Atlanta.






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Tony Stewart's Hopes for Strong Comeback End
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:19:20 GMT
A blown right front tire sent Tony Stewart into the wall and will cause him to miss the rest of the race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.






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TV Host Killed in Murder-Suicide Attempt
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:11:36 GMT
The killing of Baton Rouge talk show host Scott Rogers has exposed a tangle of past troubles dating back to his England dance school.
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Judge Blocks Enforcement of Louisiana Abortion Law
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:52:55 GMT
A district Judge says the law can still take effect Monday but officials cannot penalize doctors for breaking it while a challenge is heard.






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Small Plane Crash Near Denver Kills 5
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:51:41 GMT
Authorities say three people were killed and two others were injured when their small plane crashed near an airport north of Denver.






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Jennifer Lawrence Targeted in Alleged Nude Photo Hack
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:22:43 GMT
Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities are reported victims of a photo-hacking scheme.
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Heavy Hitters: Elephants Play Polo in Thailand
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:09:00 GMT
It’s a video you just have to see: elephants play polo.
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Destination Jihad? French Girl Arrested On Way to Syria
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:08:42 GMT
A man around age 20 was later arrested on suspicion of being her recruiter and of buying her an airline ticket to Turkey.






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Plastic Bags Could Get the Sack in California
Posted Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:01:23 GMT
In much of California, you can't get free plastic bags for your groceries, and if the governor signs a new bill, that'll be true across the state.
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Tony Stewart the Obvious Fan Favorite
Posted Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:53:20 GMT
Fans at Atlanta Motor Speedway voted with their cheers and applause, yelling and clapping the loudest for Tony Stewart.
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Parents of Critically-Ill British Boy Face Extradition
Posted Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:32:01 GMT
A critically-ill 5-year-old boy driven to Spain by his parents against doctors' advice is receiving medical treatment for a brain tumor.






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Ferguson's Hard Truth: Obama Hasn't Ended America's Racial Divide
Posted Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:03:12 GMT
America’s racial divide not only remains but has deepened in some ways over the last six years, despite hopes President Obama’s election would usher in a “post-racial” America.






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Widow: Defibrillator Not Used on 'Too Hairy' Husband
Posted Sun, 31 Aug 2014 22:31:09 GMT
A 62-year-old man suffered a heart attack on a flight but staff did not use a defibrillator on him because his chest was "too hairy," his wife said.






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