EU blames Russia for death of 5 in eastern Ukraine

EU blames Russia for death of 5 in eastern Ukraine

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Friday blamed Russia for the deaths of at least five troops in eastern Ukraine in what appears to be the worst outburst of violence in months. … [Read more...]

235 Killed in Egypt Mosque Attack, State Media Says

Militants attacked a crowded mosque during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives, spraying worshippers with gunfire and killing at least 235 people in the deadliest ever attack by Islamic extremists in Egypt. … [Read more...]

235 Killed in Egypt Mosque Attack, State Media Says

Militants attacked a crowded mosque during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives, spraying worshippers with gunfire and killing at least 235 people in the deadliest ever attack by Islamic extremists in Egypt. … [Read more...]

How Scammers Are Using Familiar Phone Numbers to Steal Information

Getting calls from numbers that look like they could be from a neighbor, or are strangely close to your own number? NBC News’ Jeff Rossen explains how it could be scammers stealing your information. … [Read more...]

Uma Thurman Breaks Silence and Slams Harvey Weinstein

The actress is the latest to break her silence about Weinstein, who stands accused of sexual harassment and assault by dozens of women, targeting him in a Thanksgiving Instagram posts. … [Read more...]

Online Spending Is Up as Millions Shop Black Friday Sales

The battle for your wallet is unfolding on smartphones and tablets as more people opt to shop from home instead of going out to crowded stores. … [Read more...]

Effort under way to save historic McDonald's "Store No. 1"

Effort under way to save historic McDonald's "Store No. 1"

Built on the site in a Chicago suburb of the first McDonald's franchise restaurant, it is actually a replica of the original. The Volo Auto Museum, located in a small community near the border of two midwestern states, Wisconsin and Illinois, has asked the fast food giant to give the replica to the museum. Museum chief Brian Grams told AFP on Friday that he has not yet received a response from McDonald's. … [Read more...]

New York woman shot dead with pistol by hunter who thought she was a deer

Police are investigating the death of Rosemary Billquist. A 43-year-old woman walking her dogs in a field in western New York was accidentally shot dead by a hunter who thought she was a deer, authorities said. The Chautauqua County sheriff’s office said Rosemary Billquist, of Sherman, took her dogs for a walk in her home town near the Pennsylvania border around 5.30pm on Wednesday. … [Read more...]

Search ends for 3 US sailors missing in Navy aircraft crash

A search ended Friday for three sailors missing in the Philippine Sea since a U.S. Navy aircraft crashed two days earlier, the navy said. … [Read more...]

Deadly mosque attack kills hundreds in North Sinai, Egypt

A bomb explosion ripped through the Rawda mosque frequented by Sufis roughly 40 kilometers west of the North Sinai capital of El-Arish before gunmen opened fire on those gathered for weekly Friday prayers. … [Read more...]

Missouri mall shooting: Teenager seriously injured ahead of Black Friday shopping

A 19-year-old person was reported injured at 11:30 pm the night before the infamous shopping holiday, according to a police report. The mall was open until midnight in anticipation of Black Friday shopping, according to its website. The mall opened on schedule for Black Friday, at 6 am, according to local reporters. … [Read more...]

US 'deeply concerned' as Pakistan frees Mumbai attacks suspect

US 'deeply concerned' as Pakistan frees Mumbai attacks suspect

The US said it was "deeply concerned" Friday after Pakistan freed one of the suspected masterminds of the 2008 Mumbai attacks despite months of pressure from Washington over militancy. The statement came as firebrand cleric Hafiz Saeed, who heads the UN-listed terrorist group Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and has a $10 million US bounty on his head, led prayers and met with supporters in Lahore Friday after his midnight release. JuD, which has operated … [Read more...]

Thousands of Amazon Workers in Europe Go on Strike for Black Friday

They want better wages … [Read more...]

Mnangagwa vows to rebuild Zimbabwe and serve all citizens

Mnangagwa vows to rebuild Zimbabwe and serve all citizens

By Emelia Sithole-Matarise HARARE (Reuters) - New President Emmerson Mnangagwa laid out a grand vision on Friday to revitalise Zimbabwe's ravaged economy and vowed to rule on behalf of all the country's citizens. Sworn in days after the overthrow of Robert Mugabe, the 75-year-old former security chief promised to guarantee the rights of foreign investors and to re-engage with the West, and said elections would go ahead next year as scheduled. … [Read more...]