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30 minutes ago

Secret Service Head: I Take Responsibility for WH Breach

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson vowed that a security breach like the Sept. 19 incident in which a man scaled the White House fence and made his way well into the executive mansion will never happen again. Pierson told the House Oversight and Government Operations Committee on Tuesday that she takes full responsibility for the breach, which she said was unacceptable. Read »
40 minutes ago

Real Estate Agent's Body Found in Shallow Grave

5 minutes ago

Teen Accused of Climbing NYC Skyscraper to Take Photos: NYPD

4 hours ago

Afghanistan, U.S. Sign Security Pact

6 hours ago

Intel Official: ISIS Was "Hard to Ignore"

Foreign intelligence officials say that it would have been difficult for the U.S. to “underestimate” the threat posed by ISIS, despite President Barack Obama’s comments in an interview broadcast on “60 Minutes” Sunday. An official said that the number of foreign fighters and the sophistication of the group’s use of social made it hard to ignore. A former senior U.S. intelligence official who has been briefed on what the White House might have known about ISIS told NBC News there is also a “paper trail” of warnings about ISIS, and policy makers “should have known” about the threat. Read »
4 hours ago

$64,000 in Cocaine Found in Platform Shoes at JFK: Officials

6 hours ago

WATCH: Demonstrators Fill Hong Kong Streets

Watch pro-democracy demonstrators spill into the streets of Hong Kong's central business district despite continued fears of police firing tear gas into the crowds. The protestors have set an Oct. 1 deadline for a government response to their demands of real democracy as well as the resignation of the city's Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying, The Associated Press reported. "The students are protecting the right to vote, for Hong Kong's future. We are not scared, we are not frightened, we just fight for it," a 55-year-old civil service worker said to the AP. Read »
5 minutes ago

Convicted Cop Killer Mumia Abu-Jamal to Give Commencement Address at Vermont College

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 9:38 AM
 

It scars the hearts of white kids who grow up unnecessarily fearful of somebody who doesn’t look like them. It stains the heart of black children who feel as if no matter what he does, he will always be under suspicion. That is not the society we want.  

— President Barack Obama telling the audience at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's annual awards dinner that the widespread mistrust of law enforcement that was exposed by the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson exists in other communities and is having a corrosive effect on America.
1 minute ago

Watch: Briefing on Oklahoma Beheading

Cleveland County District Attorney Greg Mashburn is holding a news conference on last week's workplace beheading in Oklahoma. Check here for a live stream. Read »
32 minutes ago

NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

2 hours ago

Florida Man Dressed as Pirate Attacked by "Scared" Assailants : Police

3 hours ago

Man Arrested in Spyware App Case

3 hours ago

Watch: World Leaders Speak at U.N.

Check out a live stream of world leaders addressing the 69th session of the United Nations' General Assembly. Read »
3 hours ago

UVa. Student Case Linked to 2009 Murder: Parents