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Iran-Linked Hackers Said to Be Attacking U.S. Companies
The cybersecurity firm FireEye says hackers sponsored by the Iranian government has targeted the petrochemical industry and military and commercial aviation.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 3:54 PM
Cuba Embassy 'Attacks' Baffle U.S., Frustrate Victim
At least 21 Americans tied to the U.S. embassy in Cuba have suffered health effects from the mysterious sonic incidents.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 2:09 AM
Senate Cancels Meeting With Trump Lawyer Cohen
The Senate Intelligence Committee canceled an interview with Trump lawyer Michael Cohen because they believe he violated an agreement not to talk to the media.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 12:24 AM
Tillerson's State Department Is Adrift, Diplomats Say
As President Trump faces world leaders at the U.N. this week, U.S. officials are working behind the scenes to allay fears about how foreign policy is made.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 10:57 PM
Trump Team Greenlights Increased CIA Drone Strikes
The White House is weighing changes to Obama-era policies that would mean more CIA drone strikes, and could mean more civilian casualties.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 8:41 PM
Fraternity's Checkered Past Under Scrutiny After LSU Death
Phi Delta Theta member and Louisiana State University freshman Michael Gruver died with a "highly elevated" blood alcohol level.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 11:56 PM
Terrorist Device Detonates on London Subway, Injuring Commuters
One photo shared on social media showed a bucket on fire at Parsons Green Tube station. Wires appeared to be protruding from plastic bag it had been carried in.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 9:19 PM
U.S. Tags ISIS Fighter 'Enemy Combatant,' Reviving Bush-Era Term
It appears to be the first use of the designation since 2009, when the Obama team dropped the label for an "enemy combatant" during the Bush presidency.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 8:20 PM
Washington School Shooting Suspect Claims He Was Bullied
The teenager accused of killing a classmate and wounding three others at a high school near Spokane told detectives he had been bullied by other students.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 6:43 PM
Defying Order, DHS Releases Only Partial List of Mar-a-Lago Visitors
A court ordered the government to release the names of all visitors to Trump's Palm Beach club, but DHS gave up only 22. Watchdog groups have vowed to fight.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 6:02 PM

NBC News World News

First Footage From Dominica Shows 'Total Destruction'
Dominica's main hospital "took a beating" from Hurricane Maria while buildings serving as shelters had their roofs ripped off, an official said.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 2:07 PM
Hurricane Maria Knocks Out Power to All of Puerto Rico
Government officials say it could be four to six months before electricity is returned to Puerto Rico, home to nearly 3.5 million people.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:00 PM
Mexico Quake Turns Classroom Into Coffin, Rescuers Scramble for Survivors
Family members and teachers searched through lists of children to try to work out who was unaccounted for at a school in Mexico City.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 2:40 PM
Iran Leader Rips Trump U.N. Speech as 'Absurd, Hateful'
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani ripped Trump's comments to the United Nations General Assembly a day earlier as "ignorant, absurd and hateful."

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:44 PM
Australian Refugees to Resettle in U.S. Under Obama-Era Deal
Trump has described the refugee swap as "dumb" but has nevertheless said Washington will honor the deal with Australia.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:00 PM
First Lady Calls On Leaders to 'Step Up' for Children
At a floral-themed and scented luncheon Wednesday, first lady Melania Trump urged the spouses of world leaders to "step up" for the next generation.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:40 PM
Nigerian Fashion Magazine Stirs Debate About Men in Skirts
Some Nigerians say a new online fashion magazine, A Nasty Boy, promotes homosexuality by featuring men wearing makeup and clad only in miniskirts.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:00 PM
How to Help Victims of Hurricane Maria
As islanders scramble to take shelter from the powerful storm, you can do your part.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 5:37 PM
Iran-Linked Hackers Said to Be Attacking U.S. Companies
The cybersecurity firm FireEye says hackers sponsored by the Iranian government has targeted the petrochemical industry and military and commercial aviation.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 3:54 PM
Barbuda Hopes Online Betting Settlement Can Aid Irma Recovery
Barbuda's ambassador says they could afford to rebuild if the U.S. paid what it owes as the result of a 14 year trade dispute over online gambling.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 3:52 PM

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Hurricane wipes out power for 3.3 million as it barrels toward Dominican Republic
Thousands of Puerto Ricans heeded the calls of government officials and have taken refuge in shelters as the Caribbean island braces for Hurricane Maria's direct hit early Wednesday.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:51 PM
Ferocious winds lash at CNN reporter in Puerto Rico
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh gets battered by winds while Hurricane Maria makes landfall in Puerto Rico with 155 mph winds.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 11:44 AM
Maria hammers an economy that can't take much more
Puerto Rico is years into an economic crisis. Now it's facing a natural disaster.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 3:38 PM
In pictures: Hurricane Maria pummels Puerto Rico


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Trees, fences topple as Maria hits Puerto Rico
Hurricane Maria is the strongest hurricane to make landfall in Puerto Rico since 1928.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:53 PM
They survived Irma only to find themselves in Maria's path
Jessica Mangiaracina and Bob Perkins barely survived Hurricane Irma with their two children, and their nightmare isn't over yet.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 5:54 PM
Track the storm: Follow Maria's path


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Obama slams Senate GOP health care proposal
Former President Barack Obama said Wednesday there are no practical benefits to a bill Republicans are considering to replace the Affordable Care Act.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:17 PM
Analysis: This map shows why the GOP health care bill could harm the GOP
Senate Republicans continue to sound optimistic about their chances of passing their last, last-ditch attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare before their window to do so closes at the end of the month. (I'm more skeptical.)


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:55 PM
GOP senator 'disappointed' over failed bipartisan effort
Sen. Susan Collins told CNN on Wednesday she was "disappointed" that a bipartisan health effort collapsed while the Republican-only Graham-Cassidy bill surged ahead instead.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:29 PM

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Hurricane broke weather service radars on the island
Thousands of Puerto Ricans heeded the calls of government officials and have taken refuge in shelters as the Caribbean island braces for Hurricane Maria's direct hit early Wednesday.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:51 PM
Ferocious winds lash at CNN reporter in Puerto Rico
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh gets battered by winds while Hurricane Maria makes landfall in Puerto Rico with 155 mph winds.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 11:44 AM
They survived Irma only to find themselves in Maria's path
Jessica Mangiaracina and Bob Perkins barely survived Hurricane Irma with their two children, and their nightmare isn't over yet.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 5:54 PM
Hurricane was strongest to hit island in 85 years
Hurricane Maria became the strongest storm to make landfall in Puerto Rico in 85 years when it barreled ashore Wednesday morning as a Category 4.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 11:24 AM
'Rapid intensification' fuels major Atlantic hurricanes
It usually takes several days to a week for a tropical storm to grow into a hurricane. But if conditions are just right, a powerful major hurricane can develop in just hours.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 9:09 PM
Track the storm: Follow Maria's path


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Ninth death confirmed after Florida nursing home left without A/C
A ninth victim has died after a Florida nursing home failed to evacuate its residents, who suffered for days in oppressive heat with no air conditioning, after Hurricane Irma, according to the Hollywood Police Department.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 1:54 PM
The most common pre-existing medical conditions
By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unhealthy nation and could therefore have a lot to lose, depending on how the health care debate concludes.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:36 PM
Checkups urged for babies but dentists are wary
Allen Barron scrunches up his tiny face and wails as his mother gently tips him backward onto the lap of Jean Calvo, a pediatric dental resident at the University of California-San Francisco.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:36 PM
Serena Williams pens passionate letter to her mom
Serena Williams gave birth to her baby girl Alexis Olympia this month and in the wake of becoming a parent for the first time the tennis great has written a heartfelt letter to her own mother, Oracene Price.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 10:31 AM

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Living

Should dating apps have HIV filters?
Dating apps and sites offer the option to filter matches by sex, ethnicity, height or religion -- but they could be even more personal.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 12:13 PM
How Grindr got men to self-test for HIV
Grindr, a dating app for gay men, was found to be an effective way to give out HIV self-test kits to men at risk of infection and reduce the spread of HIV, according to a recent study.


POSTED JULY 25, 2016 1:04 PM
When sex is bad for men, good for women


POSTED SEPTEMBER 08, 2016 4:56 PM
When your kids think you're always wrong
It can be exasperating when your tween or teen thinks you are wrong all the time, but it is often a normal part of your child's development.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 4:31 PM
How to deal with a defiant child
Most parents have struggled with a defiant child, but what they might not realize is that there are steps they can take to eliminate the challenging behavior.


POSTED AUGUST 30, 2016 4:07 PM
Stop the meltdowns!
In my house, we called it going boneless. That's when my girls, as toddlers, would arch their backs, screaming uncontrollably, usually in a public place (of course!) and there was nothing my husband or I could do to satisfy them.


POSTED AUGUST 19, 2016 8:37 PM
Setting limits for 'spoiled' kids
More than 10 years ago, as I headed to one of my final OB/GYN appointments before my first daughter was born, I had a moment.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 13, 2016 5:27 PM
Toxic chemicals are hiding in your house dust
Researchers say 45 toxic chemicals are found commonly in your house dust, with 10 of them lurking in 90% of homes across the country.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 2:33 PM
A four-day workweek could be hazardous to your health
The math is simple, but the implications of these schedules are different. The danger is in disregarding the effects that can occur as a result of fatigue and stress.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 10:47 AM
Prescription heroin gets green light in Canada
Health Canada has amended its regulations to allow Canadian doctors to prescribe heroin as a treatment for those who are severely addicted to the drug. Last week's change to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act permits doctors to apply for permission under the federal Special Access Program to offer their addicted patients diacetylmorphine: pharmaceutical-grade heroin.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 1:15 AM

CNN.com - RSS Channel

Trees, fences fall as Maria hits Puerto Rico
Hurricane Maria is the strongest hurricane to make landfall in Puerto Rico since 1928.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:53 PM
Rescue efforts begin after Mexico earthquake
Crews and bystanders begin recovery efforts after a 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit 75 miles southeast of Mexico City.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:52 PM
Manafort's journey to the center of Mueller's investigation
Everything you need to know about Paul Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman who currently finds himself under investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:51 PM
Hurricane Maria pummels Puerto Rico
Hurricane Maria is the first Category 4 hurricane to make landfall in Puerto Rico since 1932.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:46 PM
Teen returns wallet filled with $1,500 cash
Security footage shows 18-year-old Tyler Opdyke returning a wallet he found filled with $1,500.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:44 PM
Obama touts the virtue of change (full speech)
Former President Barack Obama gave a speech at a Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation event where he talked about why it's important to take on hard challenges to progress society even when governments won't.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:29 PM
Buffett: Dow will hit 1 million in 100 years
Warren Buffett isn't nervous about a stock market bubble. He thinks anyone betting against America is "out of their mind."


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:06 PM
A culinary journey you won't forget
Holly Firfer travels to Nairobi where one of Kenya's top chefs highlights the best his country has to offer.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:00 PM
Before private flights, Price criticized them
According to Politico, while traveling for business, HHS Secretary Tom Price took five private jet flights over the course of a week.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:59 PM
Where India's Top Brass Get Their Instruments
In the country of 1.3 billion people, there are at least 700,000 villages. And each village generally has two or three brass bands. But where do all of the trumpets, trombones and tubas come from? It turns out that 90 percent of the country's brass bands get their instruments from one street—Jali Kothi Lane—in the city of Meerut.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 6:56 PM

CNN.com - Most Popular

Report: MH370 disappearance a criminal investigation, police chief says
The investigation into Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is now classified as a criminal investigation, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing the Malaysian police chief.


POSTED APRIL 02, 2014 5:17 PM
Ebola toll rises in 'unprecedented' outbreak
An outbreak of Ebola hemorrhagic fever in West Africa has spread to Guinea's capital and beyond its borders in an "unprecedented epidemic," a leading aid agency reported Monday.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 8:51 AM
Republicans hit a nerve when it comes to Obamacare
Republicans are going all in, hoping that the payout is big. Like control of the Senate, big.


POSTED APRIL 07, 2014 9:53 PM
Ukraine crisis: NATO suspends cooperation with Moscow
NATO will suspend "all practical civilian and military cooperation" with Russia because of its annexation of Crimea, saying it has seen no sign that Moscow was withdrawing troops from the Ukrainian border.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 7:57 PM
Will Caesars impress with Las Vegas High Roller?
The 550-foot-tall High Roller has finally opened on the Las Vegas Strip.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 11:10 AM
'How I Met Your Mother' ends a legendary run
After 208 episodes, countless "legendarys!" and any number of pineapple incidents, slaps and slutty pumpkins, "How I Met Your Mother" came to an end Monday night.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 7:01 AM
Unmanned drone crashes on South Korean border island
An unmanned drone crashed on a South Korean island near its disputed maritime border with the North, the country's defense ministry said Tuesday.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 9:07 PM
Obamacare hits enrollment goal with 7.1 million sign-ups, President says
A last-minute enrollment surge enabled the White House to meet its original sign-up target for the Affordable Care Act, a surprising victory for the Obama administration after a rocky rollout of the program that has become a political hot potato for Democrats and a rallying cry for Republicans.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 6:45 PM
Washington landslide death toll rises to 24; number of missing stands at 22
The grim death toll from the massive landslide in rural Washington rose Monday to 24 people, and the discovery of three more bodies means the list of those confirmed killed likely will rise soon, authorities said.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 8:00 AM
Begala: I got a better deal through Obamacare
I signed up for health care through the Affordable Care Act last week.


POSTED MARCH 31, 2014 11:56 AM

NBC News Health

Lady Gaga Has Fibromyalgia. What Is It?
It's a crippling disease that's often misunderstood.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 5:42 PM
Jimmy Kimmel Says Senator 'Lied Right to My Face' Over GOP Health Plan
"There's a new Jimmy Kimmel test for you, it's called the lie detector test. You're welcome to stop by the studio and take it anytime," the TV host said.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 1:27 PM
Health Coverage Rate Ticks Up for Some Asian-American Groups
6.8 percent of people who said they were of Asian descent alone did not have health insurance in 2016 compared to 7.8 percent in 2015, according to the Census.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 11:37 PM
Parents Demand Answers After Autistic Boy Held on Ground by Officer
Police in Buckeye, Arizona, this week released body camera video showing an officer detaining an autistic teen who the officer believed was using drugs.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 11:22 PM
What Happens to Your Brain When You're On a Diet
This is why it's so hard to lose weight.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 8:56 PM
Death of Scout Schultz Highlights LGBTQ Mental Health Needs
The Georgia Tech student's death highlights the need for better mental health resources for LGBTQ college students, some advocates and health professionals say.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 6:56 PM
Harvard Medical School Takes Leading Role in LGBTQ Health Care
Harvard Medical School has taken a multi-pronged approach to ensure its physicians-in-training are prepared for the unique needs of LGBTQ patients.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 4:48 PM
Man Loses 80 Pounds To Donate Liver to Mom
After years of trying to slim down, Brian Bolduc suddenly had a powerful motivation to lose weight: his mother's life depended on it.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 12:20 PM
Obamacare Is Suddenly in Grave Danger. Here's Why.
A last-ditch Republican effort to repeal Obamacare picked up steam as a key senator opened the door to supporting the bill. Here's what you need to know.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 10:18 AM
6 Important Life Lessons From 'This Is Us'
Hard-earned life lessons we can steal from the "Big Three."

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 8:38 PM

NBC News Weather

Hurricane Maria Knocks Out Power to All of Puerto Rico
Government officials say it could be four to six months before electricity is returned to Puerto Rico, home to nearly 3.5 million people.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:00 PM
How to Help Victims of Hurricane Maria
As islanders scramble to take shelter from the powerful storm, you can do your part.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 5:37 PM
First Footage From Dominica Shows 'Total Destruction'
Dominica's main hospital "took a beating" from Hurricane Maria while buildings serving as shelters had their roofs ripped off, an official said.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 2:07 PM
Hurricane Maria Bears Down on Puerto Rico With 155 MPH Winds
Maria was expected to pass close to the Virgin Islands and was on track to arrive in Puerto Rico by Wednesday morning.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 10:16 AM
Latin Grammy Nominations Postponed Over Natural Disasters
Nominations for the Latin Grammy Awards have been postponed because of Tuesday's earthquake in Mexico and the aftermath of hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 2:16 AM
Dread and Disbelief Dominate on Islands in Maria's Path
Caribbean residents feared a new round of destruction from Category 5 Hurricane Maria as it barreled towards the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico Tuesday.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 12:37 AM
Irma's Gone, but Hurricane Jose Still Churning in Atlantic
Jose, a Category 1 storm, is now the 'longest-lived hurricane of the season,' meteorologists say.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 4:29 PM
Category 5 Maria Batters Islands With 'Storm of Their Lifetimes'
"We will need help, my friend, we will need help of all kinds," the prime minister of Dominica wrote after the storm passed.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 4:02 PM
Broke Puerto Rico Really Can't Afford to Be Hit by Maria
Hurricane Maria is heading for a direct hit on Puerto Rico, which is already struggling through a crippling financial crisis ─ and fallout from Hurricane Irma.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 10:12 AM
Puerto Rico Stares Down What May Be Its Worst Hurricane Since 1928
Hurricane Maria was strengthening fast into a monster storm Monday as it barreled toward Puerto Rico and other Irma-battered Caribbean islands.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 9:11 PM

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