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Tuesday's Top 6 News Stories

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 7:18am
From the new details in the deadly shooting at a Washington state high school to the Ebola quarantine controversy, see the stories we're following.






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Defiant Ebola Nurse: I Will Not Be 'Bullied by Politicians'

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 7:16am
Nurse Kaci Hickox, who remains symptom-free after treating Ebola patients in West Africa, tells TODAY's Matt Lauer she won't obey Maine’s quarantine order.
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Rocket Explosion Hit Virginia 'Like an Earthquake'

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 6:29am
Spectators watched in shock as a rocket blew up moments after lifting off from NASA's launch complex at Wallops Island, Virginia.






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Gang Members Charged Over Girl's 'Senseless' Slaying

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 6:20am
Two gang members were charged with murder in connection with the death of a 9-year-old girl struck by gunfire while playing outside her apartment.






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Slo-Mo Disaster: Hawaiian Lava Nears Houses

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 5:57am
Officials could start issuing evacuations Tuesday night to residents who live near the front of the Kilauea volcano lava flow.






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Substitute Teacher Accused of Using N-Word in Class

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 5:18am
A substitute teacher in a Chicago suburb is being accused of using a racial slur when speaking to a group of eighth graders.






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Sex-Assault Spree Suspect Nabbed After Crashing Car

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 5:07am
Gregory Lewis of Southbridge, Massachusetts, was wanted for child rape and other charges. He was arrested in New York, authorities say.






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X-Ray Reveals Turtle Pendant in Sick Tortoise's Belly

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:56am
“When I saw the X-ray, I thought the staff was playing a joke on me,” veterinarian Dr. Don Harris said.






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Hawaii Lava Flow Heads Towards Homes

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:54am
Fifty homes are threatened as lava continued to creep forwards on Hawaii's Big Island.
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Hawaii Lava Flow Moving at up to 15 MPH

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:54am
Fifty homes are threatened as lava continued to creep forwards on Hawaii's Big Island.
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Up Close to Hawaii's Lava Flow

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:54am
Fifty homes are threatened as lava continued to creep forwards on Hawaii's Big Island.






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Unmanned Antares Rocket Explodes Seconds After Launch

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 3:46am
Rocket carrying supplies for the International Space Station exploded just seconds after launch Tuesday at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.






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Dad Sues After School Suspends Girl Over Ebola Fear

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 2:35am
A Connecticut dad filed a federal lawsuit saying his third grade daughter was unfairly suspended from school amid Ebola fears over a trip to Nigeria.






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Texas Executes Ex-Gang Member for Deaths of 3 Rivals

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 11:58pm
Texas executed former gang member Miguel Paredes, 32, Tuesday evening. Paredes was convicted in the 2000 slayings of three rivals.






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