The U.N. Security Council authorized increased military action by France and African troops in the Central African Republican to try to end near-anarchy amid an upsurge in Muslim-Christian violence, killings, torture and rapes.
Suzette Laboy and Christine Armario, Associated Press | posted 22 minutes ago
Wildlife officials prepared Thursday to use sound and other herding techniques to try to save pilot whales in danger of stranding as a glimmer of hope emerged for at least 20 of the animals spotted swimming in life-saving deeper water.
Jennifer Peltz and Sam Hananel, Associated Press | posted 46 minutes ago
It's sometimes called highway hypnosis or white-line fever, and it's familiar to anyone who has driven long distances along a monotonous route.
The Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 10:04am
Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.
Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 9:50am
William Bratton, whose tenure as New York City police commissioner in the 1990s was marked by a steep decline in crime and clashes with then-Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, has been chosen to lead the nation's largest police force again.
James Macpherson, Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 9:44am
Some people were choosing to stay indoors as an arctic blast swept across the Northern Plains, but the prospect of temperatures not cracking single digits had a different effect on the roustabouts, roughnecks and thousands of others working outside in western North Dakota's oil patch.
Matthew Daly, Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 8:59am
Saying the government should lead by example, President Barack Obama is ordering the federal government to nearly triple its use of renewable sources for electricity by 2020.
Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 8:47am
William Bratton, whose tenure as commissioner of the New York Police Department in the 1990s was marked by a steep decline in crime and clashes with then-Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, has been chosen to lead the nation's largest police department again.
Holly Ramer, Associated Press | posted 8 minutes ago
A New Hampshire man who has spent more than half his life in prison for killing his parents when he was 14 will be freed if he completes counseling and learns the skills he'll need to return to society, a state parole board ruled Thursday.
Wayne Parry, Associated Press | posted 11 minutes ago
The world's largest casino company is cautioning investors that Internet gambling might hurt rather than help its brick-and-mortar casinos.
Associated Press | posted 17 minutes ago
Two men extradited from Britain last year are expected to change their pleas on charges they supported terrorists in Afghanistan and Chechnya by operating websites to raise cash, recruit fighters and solicit items such as gas masks.
Associated Press | posted 29 minutes ago
The leader of House Democrats says her rank and file won't support any year-end budget deal unless it includes plans to extend expiring unemployment benefits for long-term victims of the recession.
John Miller, Associated Press | posted 31 minutes ago
Authorities say one child has died and four others were injured when a dump truck collided with a school bus carrying elementary school students in a small southwestern Idaho city.
Associated Press | posted 47 minutes ago
The Colorado girl who was the only member of her family to survive a rock slide is for the first time publicly describing how her father saved her life by pushing her into a large rock.
Gosia Wozniacka, Associated Press | posted 48 minutes ago
The environmentally friendly construction certification process known as LEED has been around for more than a decade, powering a green arms race in cities across the nation.
Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | posted 52 minutes ago
House Speaker John Boehner says the farm bill should be extended through January while negotiators work out differences on cuts to food stamps and how to restructure farm subsidies.
Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 9:55am
A federal appeals court has heard arguments in the case of a Nigerian man who tried to blow up a Detroit-bound jet on Christmas 2009.
Larry Neumeister and Tom Hays, Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 9:41am
More than three dozen Russian diplomats and their spouses enjoyed luxury vacations and spent tens of thousands of dollars at the finest stores as they lied about their incomes to get the government to pay their health care bills, federal prosecutors in New York said Thursday.
Jim Kuhnhenn, Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 9:21am
The White House is stepping up efforts to extend jobless benefits to long-term unemployed Americans, arguing that more than a million people will lose the assistance if it isn't renewed by the end of the month, slowing economic growth.
Matthew Barakat, Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 9:12am
An owner of candy company Mars pleaded guilty Thursday to reckless driving but will not serve jail time for causing a crash that killed an 86-year-old woman.
Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 8:39am
Before Aaron Collins died, he gave his brother, Seth, a mission: Eat, be merry and leave a giant tip.
Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 8:20am
A report from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says the Idaho Department of Agriculture spotted moldy yogurt during a routine inspection at a Chobani facility in Twin Falls two months before the company issued a voluntary recall.
Associated Press | posted Dec 5th - 8:06am
Authorities say two people were making meth when their central New York apartment caught fire, and not cooking a batch of chicken wings as they told police.
MSNBC U.S. Headlines
Child killed in school bus accident in Idaho
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:01:00 GMT
Star quarterback for top-ranked Florida State to learn fate in sexual assault probe
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:37:14 GMT
Washington state woman live-tweets husband's fatal auto accident
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:00:09 GMT
Ice storm threatens power in South and Midwest as temperatures plummet
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:20:06 GMT
Florida man kills wife, son with crossbow in murder-suicide
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:51:25 GMT
CNN U.S. Headlines
Preventing train crashes
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 08:29:05 EST
Out-of-this-world NASA shots
Sat, 30 Nov 2013 16:49:15 EST
Astronaut captures typhoon
Fri, 29 Nov 2013 13:37:34 EST
USAF sends 29 satellites to space
Fri, 29 Nov 2013 13:36:36 EST
3 medical marvels saving lives
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 09:16:25 EST
Fox U.S. Headlines
Teachers complain Common Core-linked lessons little more than scripts to read
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 20:38:12 GMT
NH man, 31, gets conditional parole for killing parents; must have counseling, get life skills
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:47:18 GMT
Teen who was only survivor of Colorado rock slide says dad saved her by pushing her into rock
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:19:00 GMT
St. Paul Archdiocese discloses names of 34 priests credibly accused of sexual abuse
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:39:18 GMT
1 student killed in Idaho elementary school bus crash
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:20:49 GMT
CBS U.S. Headlines
One child killed, 4 hurt in Idaho school bus crash
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:36:28 -0500
Bill Bratton to lead NYPD again, campaign officials say
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:24:01 -0500
NYC train wreck engineer suspended without pay
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 14:17:53 -0500
Three of a kind: Identical triplets born in California
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 04:02:23 -0500
Report: Arizona hotshots died when property protection trumped safety
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 01:48:24 -0500
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