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3 Aircraft Mechanics Died 'Protecting Their Fellow Americans'

The Americans killed in a shooting at the international airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, were three contractors working for Praetorian Standard, the company said today.

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:37:01 -0500

New ISIS Video Purports to Show Beheading of Japanese Reporter

Gruesome end to failed negotiations; No word on fate of Jordanian pilot.

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:58:20 -0500

Two Eagles Balloon Lands Off Mexican Coast

The Two Eagles Balloon pilots surpassed the absolute world record for time aloft for gas balloons.

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:44:42 -0500

Photos: Meet the Vampire Woman and the Red Skull

Skin implants, body piercing and tattoos draw an international audience.

Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:20:41 -0500

How a Burned Koala Got Back on His Paws and Back Home

A koala is back on his paws after recovering from burn injuries in an Australian bush fire earlier this month.

Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:45:56 -0500

Cops: Man Used Fake Gun in TV Studio Drama

Dutch news outlet NOS posts video of man in suit pacing with "pistol."

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:35:24 -0500

Mayor Lowers Death Toll in Mexico Children's Hospital Blast

Mexico City mayor now says two people dead.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:14:18 -0500

Photos: This Church Is Built Entirely From Ice

It will perform services while the weather stays cold.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:40:34 -0500

UK's Biggest Controversy Today Is Over Fake Dinosaur

London's Natural History Museum to replace the diplodocus with a blue whale.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:41:02 -0500

Photos: Kurdish Forces Recapture Syrian Town Kobane

The town was captured by IS forces in 2014.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:48:20 -0500

Japan Mourns Goto as Caring and Courageous Reporter

Japan mourns Goto as caring and courageous reporter who told stories of kids and ordinary folk

Sun, 01 Feb 2015 01:40:24 -0500

Shock and Sadness as Japanese React to IS Video

Japanese speak about shock and sadness as video purportedly shows journalist hostage slaying

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 23:39:39 -0500

Japan Outraged as Video Purportedly Shows Hostage Beheaded

Japan condemns video purportedly showing Islamic State group beheading hostage Goto

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 22:54:01 -0500

Ex-Spy Chief Wanted in Colombia for Wiretaps Surrenders

Colombia's ex-spy chief wanted for illegal wiretaps on politicians surrenders in Panama

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 22:31:44 -0500

Chile's President Pushes to Ease Ban on All Abortions

Chile's president proposes to ease country's full ban on abortions, faces fight in Congress

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 19:54:08 -0500

Japan 'Indignant' Over Purported Video of Hostage Beheading

Japanese government expresses indignation over purported Islamic State video showing beheading

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:05:58 -0500

Islamic State Fighters Admit Defeat in Syrian Town of Kobani

Islamic State fighters admit they lost Syrian town of Kobani, blame US-led airstrike campaign

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:32:22 -0500

Online Video Purports to Show Islamic State Group Beheading Japanese Journalist Kenji Goto

Online video purports to show Islamic State group beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 15:23:36 -0500

Watch: Dramatic Video of Blast that Collapsed Children's Hospital in Mexico

An eyewitness captured the moment a fireball erupted from a gas explosion at a Children's Hospital in Mexico City.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:54:32 -0500

Watch: Day In Pictures 1.29.15

Israelis Mourn Fatal Hezbollah Attack Victims, Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial Begins, Serena Advances To Aussie Finals

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:03:32 -0500

Watch: Britons Say Don't Take Dippy the Fake Dino

Fans of the diplodocus skeleton cast turned to social media to protest the planned removal of the beloved dinosaur from the entrance of London's Natural History Museum.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:05:25 -0500

Watch: Massive Explosion Outside a Children's Hospital in Mexico City

Officials say Gas Truck Blew-up, at least 2 people are dead and dozens more injured.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:31:32 -0500

Watch: Weather Change Shifts Balloon Pilots' Record-Breaking Flight Plan

Coupled by fatigue and a change in wind patterns, mission control details a new flight path for the Two Eagles team.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:26:39 -0500

Watch: ISIS Deadline for Prisoner Swap Passes

Jordan claims it hasn't received proof its pilot is still alive.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:56:21 -0500

Watch: Deadly Explosion Collapses Children's Hospital in Mexico

A gas truck explosion collapsed part of a children's hospital in Mexico City, killing at least 7, including 4 children.

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:20:02 -0500

Watch: Kenji Goto's Friend Fears for Life of Japanese ISIS Hostage

Toshi Maeda calls his friend and colleague Kenji Goto a brave journalist who felt a responsibility to give voice to the voiceless.

Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:29:32 -0500

Watch: Day In Pictures 1.28.15

Israeli Soldiers Patrol Border After Hezbollah Attack, Boston Digs Out of Massive Blizzard, Monet Arrives At Sotheby's Auction.

Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:35:07 -0500

Watch: ISIS Makes New Demands; Loretta Lynch Confirmation Hearing; Apple Historic Earnings

ISIS makes new demands for prisoner swap; Loretta Lynch confirmation hearing for US Attorney General; Historic earnings for Apple in a single quarter.

Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:42:07 -0500

Full Episode: Nightline 1/30: Why Aaron Hernandez Trial Is Poor Timing for NFL

Mariah Carey's Former Nanny Sues Over Claims of Unpaid Wages; A Non-Football Fan's Take on the Super Bowl

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 08:15:02 -0500

Full Episode: 20/20 1/30: The Party's Over

Video Shows Vanderbilt Football Player Carrying Victim; Victim in Vanderbilt Case Initially Didn't Believe She Was Raped

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 13:21:25 -0500

Full Episode: WN: 1/30: Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial Jurors Permitted to Watch Super Bowl

Shake Shack shakes up burger industry; Matt Damon and Ben Affleck take blame for 'Deflate-Gate.'

Sat, 31 Jan 2015 06:06:45 -0500

Full Episode: GMA 1/30: Measles Outbreak in Arizona Threatens Super Bowl

Suge Knight Arrested on Murder Charge After Deadly Hit and Run; Ice Climber Successfully Scales Frozen Niagara Falls

Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:20:36 -0500

Full Episode: This Week 1/25: Republicans Look Ahead To 2016 Election

Guests: Denis McDonough, Bobby Jindal, Donna Brazile, Bill Kristol, Sara Fagen, Cokie Roberts

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:04:14 -0500



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