Posted: 09/11/2013 - The U.N. food agency says one-third of all food produced in the world gets wasted, amounting to a loss of $750 billion a year.
Updated: 09/11/2013 - The blast came exactly one year after al-Qaida-linked militants stormed the U.S. Consulate in the eastern city of Benghazi, killing the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans.
Posted: 09/10/2013 - President Obama says he asked Congress to postpone votes on Syria action to pursue diplomatic solution.
Posted: 09/10/2013 - Here's where all 13 NC Congressmen and our two U.S. Senators stand on voting for the use of force in Syria, according to the latest tally by CNN.
Updated: 09/10/2013 - Syria says it has accepted Russia's proposal to place its chemical weapons under international control for subsequent dismantling.
Posted: 09/10/2013 - An Indian court has convicted four men in the December gang rape of a young woman on a moving bus in New Delhi.
Updated: 09/09/2013 - George Zimmerman and his wife are accusing each other of being the aggressor in a conflict that sent police officers to her father's house.
Posted: 09/08/2013 - A Senate Democratic aide says President Barack Obama will meet with Senate Democrats Tuesday to seek support for U.S. military action against the government of Syria.
Posted: 09/08/2013 - Benjamin Jealous, the president and CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, says he plans to step down by the end of the year.
Posted: 09/08/2013 - Authorities say a swing ride at a festival in Connecticut lost power and sent children falling to the ground, injuring 13 of them.
Posted: 09/08/2013 - KABUL, Afghanistan – Nine civilians, including women and children, were killed by an air strike, Afghan police said Sunday – but NATO said only Taliban insurgents had died.
Posted: 09/08/2013 - The presence of the Almighty in the Pledge of Allegiance has resisted numerous challenges over the years, and a lawyer who intervened on behalf of a family in a suburban Massachusetts school district doesn't expect that to change with a new challenge.
Posted: 09/07/2013 - Videos the Obama administration showed earlier this week to a select group of senators in closed-door briefings to make the case that a limited military attack on Syria would be justified were obtained by NBC News on Saturday.
Posted: 09/07/2013 - Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympics on Saturday, capitalizing on its reputation as a "safe pair of hands" and defying concerns about the Fukushima nuclear crisis.
Posted: 09/07/2013 - Small crowds of protesters gathered in Time Square and outside the White House to condemn possible U.S. military action in Syria.
Posted: 09/07/2013 - The family of kidnapper and rapist Ariel Castro, who hung himself with a bedsheet in an Ohio prison, has claimed his body, the county coroner’s office told NBC News on Friday.