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Oscar Pistorius may be released from prison as early as August 21 after South Africa's parole board recommended he be transferred to house arrest.
A police officer in McKinney, Texas, is on administrative leave after a video surfaced showing him aggressively confronting teens at a pool party.
Protesters who want police held accountable in the shooting death of unarmed, mentally ill man Ezell Ford camped out in front of Eric Garcetti's home.
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Malaysian tribal leaders have blamed a group of Western tourists for causing a deadly earthquake by taking naked photos on a "sacred" mountain.
A new report found that the TSA failed to identify 73 aviation employees with active clearance badges with links to terrorism.
Firefighters battled to contain a huge blaze at a Pennsylvania chemical warehouse which sent huge plumes of black smoke into the sky early Monday.
A United Express plane skidded off the runway as it landed at Buffalo Airport, New York, late Sunday.
Supreme Court ruled Monday against the American parents of a boy born in Jerusalem who wanted his passport birthplace listed as "Jerusalem, Israel."
Over a six month period, NBC News correspondent Harry Smith reports on the potential lifesaving benefits of medicinal marijuana and the emotional journey three Virginia families must take to help their children who suffer from life threatening seizures.
The maker of iPods and iPhones wants to carve out a leading role in a revolution well under way, with a new, paid streaming-music service.