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Attorney General Holder: 'It's the Right Time For Me to Go'

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:07pm
In an interview with NBC's Pete Williams, the outgoing attorney general talks about his legacy, race, and his relationship with Congress.
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Holder: Terror Group Was In 'Execution Stage of a Plot'

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 6:30pm
Outgoing attorney general says terror cell had been working on a plot 'for some time.'

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FBI Warns of Possible Cyberattacks for ISIS Strikes

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 6:15pm
In bulletin to law enforcement and businesses, agency cites recent social media threats and urges recipients to take precautions.
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How Long Does It Take To Catch A Killer? Famous Manhunts

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 5:51pm
An NBC News crib sheet to the most noteworthy manhunts in U.S. history.

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Man Beheaded Co-Worker in Workplace Attack: Cops

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 4:57pm
Alton Nolen, 30, is accused of using a knife to behead a co-worker and repeatedly stab another after he was fired, police said Friday.

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Fashion Inches Forward in North Korea

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 4:45pm
Most North Koreans remain too poor to think much about fashion, and resist outside influences. But in Pyongyang, styles have slowly changed.
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Fight Club: Which Countries Are Doing What to Battle ISIS?

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 3:41pm
The American-led coalition fighting ISIS in Iraq grew by three on Friday.

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Beer, Pretzels, and More: Oktoberfest By the Numbers

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 3:13pm
Now This News: Munich's Oktoberfest is underway, and 6 million people will enjoy the beer, pretzels and traditional German celebration this year.

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Inevitable Outbreaks: Can We Prevent Another Ebola?

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 2:54pm
Ebola's more than a humanitarian threat, it's a security threat, President Barack Obama says.

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Suspect in Hannah Graham Case Headed Back to Virginia

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 2:49pm
A days-long manhunt for Jesse Matthew ended Wednesday when police found him on a beach in Galveston County Texas.
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Real-Life 'Newman' Charged With Hoarding Mail

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 2:39pm
Authorities say Joseph Brucato, 67, let 40,000 pieces of mail from his Brooklyn route pile up, just like the character Newman from "Seinfeld."

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Man Aims to Remain 'Normal' After $228M Powerball Win

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 2:16pm
Vinh Nguyen spent $30 buying 15 Powerball tickets for Wednesday’s drawing.
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Earthquake Swarm Rattles California's Mammoth Lakes

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 2:06pm
This swarm, while not unusual, "is a bit larger and more energetic than we've seen in the past few years," a USGS seismologist said.
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Duo Tried to Sell Saddam Hussein's Smuggled Guns: Feds

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 1:44pm
Federal prosecutors say the collection was worth up to $350,000 on the black market.
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Ted Cruz Opens Up About Troubled Early Life

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 1:06pm
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz on Friday opened up about his troubled early childhood.

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Brutal ISIS Beheadings Spread to Afghanistan

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:22pm
Militants aligned with ISIS have launched a brutal offensive in Afghanistan alongside Taliban fighters that has left more than 100 people dead.

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Strict Germans Say 'Nein' to Soccer's Vanishing Spray

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:03pm
The shaving cream-like substance will not be appearing— let alone vanishing — in the domestic league of the champions Germany.
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U.S. Soldier Shot Twice After Boozy Oktoberfest Rampage

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:51am
An American soldier was shot twice by German police after drunkenly rampaging through a hospital with a fire extinguisher, officials said.
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Can Bitcoin Help Stop Flow of Funds to Terrorists?

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:29am
The U.S. military is studying digital currencies to learn how they are used by America's adversaries around the world.
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Is Trooper-Slay Suspect Holed up in 'Haunted' Hotel?

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:26am
Pennsylvania police say they are searching the derelict Buck Hill Inn for Eric Frein.

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