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Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 11:49 PM

Four Remain Hospitalized After Wash. School Shooting

Four students remain injured after a deadly high school shooting in a cafeteria, left one dead, and four wounded, NBC News reported. The gunman, a well-liked football player named Jaylen Fryberg, also took his own life. Three victims remain hospitalized in intensive care in "very critical condition" with head injuries, and a 14-year-old boy was hospitalized in serious condition with a jaw injury. Dozens gathered at a Marysville, Washington church on Friday night seeking solace after the morning shooting. Read »
Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 5:31 PM

Wash. School Shooter Jaylen Fryberg "Happy," "Popular": Students

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 2:33 PM

Putin: U.S. Trying to "Remake the Whole World"

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 10:00 PM

2 Dead in Wash. School Cafeteria Shooting

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 1:48 PM

Slain Canadian Soldier's Dogs Wait For His Return

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:33 PM

Procession Held for Slain Canada Soldier

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:21 PM

N. Korea Bans Tourism Over Ebola Threat

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:34 PM

WATCH: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest conducts the daily press briefing. Read »
Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 11:48 AM

Early Holiday Celebrations for Boy With Terminal Cancer

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 9:21 AM

Suspect in 2002 Beheading of U.S. Journalist Released

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 8:36 AM

High School Changes Plan for Artificial Turf Field

Kennedy Catholic High School in Burien, Washington, was three days away from installing crumb rubber turf in a $2.4 million field renovation when school officials saw an NBC Nightly News report on concerns about potential long-term health effects from playing on such fields. “My reaction was, ‘We can’t put this on our field,’” Principal Mike Prato said this week. The school went instead with a more-expensive field that uses “Nike Grind” – or recycled sneakers -– for cushioning instead of tires. A trade group that represents manufacturers of artificial crumb rubber fields cited numerous studies that show no negative health effects, saying there's "a preponderance of evidence" that it is safe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Consumer Product Safety Commission, meanwhile, have conducted “limited” studies that found no increased health risks with crumb rubber. But some pediatricians, scientists and advocacy groups believe more research is needed. Read »
Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 8:24 AM

"I Told Him He Was Loved": Bystander to Dying Soldier

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 6:53 AM

ISIS Hostage's Mother Makes New Plea for Son's Safety

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 2:00 AM

Frank Mankiewicz, Aide to Robert Kennedy, Dies at 90

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 7:46 AM

15-Year-Old Teen Conspired to Kill Parents, Stabbed Brother

A Michigan couple is standing by their adopted 15-year-old daughter after she allegedly conspired with her older boyfriend to kill them and stabbed her kid brother. Prosecutors have charged Roksana Sikorski as an adult for the Oct. 17 attack, but her parents say she suffers from mental illness and was under the sway of her 23-year-old Michael Rivera, whom she met on Facebook. The girl is being held on $1 million bond. Read »

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