MSNBC: Top Stories
NBC News Top Stories
Updated: 15 min 40 sec ago
Hundreds of millions of people live in abject poverty, while the super-rich amass wealth they may never be able to spend, new study says.
Jerusalem was on high alert after the attempted assassination of an Israeli activist followed by the fatal shooting of the Palestinian suspect.
From the showdown between Maine officials and a nurse over an Ebola quarantine to the Giants’ World Series win, see the stories we're following.
Kaci Hickox, the nurse who returned from treating Ebola patients in Africa, said she will fight Maine officials seeking a mandatory quarantine order.
Thousands of protesters stormed Burkina Faso's parliament on Thursday and set fire to the building, witnesses told Reuters.
Daniel Wolfs drives the fastest taxi in Germany, a Mercedes MC 660 Loaded that can reach speeds of 200 miles per hour.
NATO said it has conducted more than 100 intercepts of Russian aircraft so far this year — "about three times more" than it conducted in 2013.
Some in Sayreville, N.J., are wondering: would seven white teens have been so swiftly arrested and charged with assault and sexual abuse?
A 71-year-old man fatally shot a would-be robber who knocked down his wife and tried to steal her necklace in a grocery store parking lot, police say.
"Many of our kids are fearful to return to school," the Tulalip Tribes said after a member of the tribes shot five friends, killing two of them.
A family of black bears was shot and killed near a Pennsylvania airport because they posed a threat to incoming flights and customers, officials say.
Giants ace Madison Bumgarner came out of the bullpen after four innings and, on two days rest, absolutely dazzled in Game 7 of the World Series.
One person was shot in as San Francisco burst into celebrations following the San Francisco Giants' World Series victory, police said.
A U.S. government watchdog is "deeply troubled" by the allied military's decision to classify the summary of its report on Afghan forces.
The five people were all found last month in the same room with cups next to their bodies in Springville, Utah.
Lava from the Kilauea volcano flow inched to within 100 feet of a home in the Hawaiian town of Pahoa on Wednesday, civil defense officials said.