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Who's Who: JFK's Assassination

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Monday, Oct 28, 2013 at 9:51 AM

Ideology Vs. Electability in N.J., Va. Races for Governor

Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Beijing Introduces New Rules to Curb Car Use on Bad Pollution Days

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2013 at 7:49 PM

Democrat de Blasio Has Wide Lead in NYC Mayor Race: Poll

Monday, Jun 17, 2013 at 1:56 PM

Feds to Dig Up Detroit Field for Jimmy Hoffa's Remains

Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 6:59 AM

Cleveland Kidnapping Case: Unanswered Questions

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 8:12 AM

Girl Scout Cookies Headed for $1B in Sales

Thursday, Apr 25, 2013 at 5:56 AM

Undisclosed Funding for Presidential Libraries Questioned

Thursday, Apr 11, 2013 at 4:06 AM

Toyota, Nissan, Honda, Mazda Recall 3.4M Cars

Wednesday, Apr 10, 2013 at 11:34 AM

Pope Francis' Common Touch Brings Back Lapsed Catholics

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2013 at 11:13 PM

Cyber Attacks on Banks Peak: 249 Hours Knocked Offline

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2013 at 4:54 AM

American Woman Raped in Brazil, Boyfriend Forced to Watch

Friday, Mar 29, 2013 at 6:54 PM

N. Korea Says It Has Entered State of War with South: Report


North Korea says it has entered a state of war against South Korea, South Korean news agency Yonhap reported Friday night U.S. time. According to Yonhap, the North said in a special statement that it will deal with every inter-Korean issue as though the countries are at war. Those remarks by the bellicose North come swift on the heels of growing tensions between North Korea and both South Korea and the United States, which have been conducting joint military drills in recent days. They also have raised concerns among U.S. officials, one of whom told NBC News that North Korea is "not a paper tiger" and that its threats should not be dismissed as "pure bluster." A day earlier, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had ordered rocket units to be on standby to attack U.S. bases in South Korea and the Pacific after the U.S. Air Force sent two stealth bombers to practice a mock attack on the Korean Peninsula Thursday. Kim vowed to "settle accounts with the U.S. imperialists in view of the prevailing situation," and photos in North Korea's state-run Rodong newspaper of him at an "emergency meeting" showed a chart marked "U.S. mainland strike plan" with missile trajectories that lead to major American cities, the U.K. Telegraph reported. But analysts believe the North is not capable of striking the U.S. mainland. Get More at NBCNews.com

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2013 at 12:14 PM

Pope Francis in 2012: Celibacy Rule "Can Change"

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