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  • Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Suffers 'Anomaly'

    31 October 2014, 1:42 pm by: Alan Boyle

    Virgin Galactic said its SpaceShipTwo rocket plane suffered an "in-flight anomaly" during a powered test flight on Friday.
  • Maine Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine for Nurse

    31 October 2014, 1:36 pm

    The judge said Kaci Hickox can come and go as she pleases as long as she is monitored for symptoms and lets health officials know where she’s going.
  • Don't Wear An Ebola Costume, Donate One

    31 October 2014, 1:13 pm

    A controversial fake Ebola Halloween costume has inspired a donation campaign to fund real hazmat suits for doctors.
  • Halloween Trick: Bone-Chilling Weather Brings Shivers

    31 October 2014, 1:10 pm

    An arctic blast swept into the eastern U.S. Friday, bringing a deep chill to Halloween festivities from the Midwest to the East Coast.
  • More Human Remains Recovered From MH17 Site

    31 October 2014, 12:58 pm

    A Dutch team took advantage of a pause in fighting in eastern Ukraine on Friday to recover human remains from the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash site.
  • 'A Lot of Car Bombs' Await You in Kobani: ISIS Jihadi

    31 October 2014, 12:55 pm

    An ISIS fighter warned Western-backed forces that "a lot of car bombs and suicide bombers are waiting for them" if they come to Kobani, Syria.
  • Taken by Surprise: Police Got Lucky Stumbling on Cop Slayer

    31 October 2014, 12:25 pm by: Erik Ortiz

    The Pike County District Attorney discusses the charges against accused copkiller Eric Frein, then police discuss how Frein was located, how he was able to find food and shelter, and the injuries on Frein's face.
  • Taken by Surprise: Police Got Lucky Stumbling on Elusive Cop Slayer

    31 October 2014, 11:59 am by: Erik Ortiz

    The Pike County District Attorney discusses the charges against accused copkiller Eric Frein, then police discuss how Frein was located, how he was able to find food and shelter, and the injuries on Frein's face.
  • 'Vacancy of Power': Cheers as Burkina Faso Chief Quits

    31 October 2014, 11:01 am

    Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore announced his resignation and called for a 90-day transition to "free and transparent" elections.
  • Shazam for the Birds: New App Names That Tweet

    31 October 2014, 10:30 am by: Alexandra Gibbs

    Can't tell the difference between a mistle thrush and a chaffinch, a parakeet and a pigeon? A mobile app is in the works that can identify bird songs.
  • 'Is This Sharp Enough?' Teen's Attack on Family Detailed

    31 October 2014, 10:28 am

    A Michigan girl accused of conspiring with her adult boyfriend to stab her family to death will undergo a forensic exam to see if she is competent.
  • Relief: Poconos Breathe Easy as Eric Frein Manhunt Ends

    31 October 2014, 10:25 am by: M. Alex Johnson

    Halloween is back on in eastern Pennsylvania as besieged residence are able to breathe again.
  • Exhausted by Partisanship? The Candidates Hear You

    31 October 2014, 10:14 am by: Chuck Todd and Mark Murray and Carrie Dann

    Candidates are trying to talk to voters exhausted by polarization and partisanship -- even if these same candidates have contributed to it.
  • Ex-SEAL Probed Over Best-Selling Book on Bin Laden Raid

    31 October 2014, 10:12 am by: Matthew Cole

    A former member of SEAL Team Six who wrote a best-seller about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden is under criminal investigation.
  • Maine Nurse Ordered to Stay Three Feet Away From People

    31 October 2014, 9:37 am

    Kaci Hickox, who has tested negative for Ebola and has no symptoms, maintains that her rights are being violated.
  • Giant Drill Bit Pierces Queens Subway Tunnel, Scrapes Train

    31 October 2014, 9:34 am

    A giant drill bit being used in a construction project pierced the ceiling of a subway tunnel in Queens, coming into contact with an occupied train.
  • Captured Ambush Suspect Eric Frein Appears in Court

    31 October 2014, 9:28 am

    Frein,31, was found hiding out in an abandoned hangar Thursday in the Pennsylvania woods, about seven weeks after allegedly killing a state trooper.
  • Ax-Wielding Man Attacks Officer, Escapes Capture

    31 October 2014, 9:27 am

    The assailant smashed an occupied patrol car in Washington, D.C., then got away after a struggle.
  • Muslims Pray in Rain Outside Closed Jerusalem Mosque

    31 October 2014, 9:13 am

    Muslims prayed on a rainy street in the Old City Friday as Israeli authorities continued to restrict access to the Al Aqsa mosque.
  • Have Ebola Controversies Harmed the Fight?

    31 October 2014, 8:39 am by: Erin McClam and Stacey Naggiar

    Some aid organizations say people are more hesitant to sign up.
  • Party On! TODAY Takes On Classic 'SNL' for Halloween

    31 October 2014, 8:37 am

    Live from Rockefeller Plaza, it's Saturday Night Live! TODAY hosts reveal their 2014 Halloween costumes.
  • North Korea's Top Gun? Kim Tries Fighter Jet for Size

    31 October 2014, 8:06 am

    Kim Jong Un took charge of a flight drill conducted by North Korea's air force Thursday and praised the pilots for demonstrating the "high art of aviation."
  • Mourning Kids Sue Malaysia Airlines Over Missing Jet

    31 October 2014, 7:36 am

    Two children sued Malaysia Airlines and the government on Friday over the loss of their father on Flight MH370.
  • Trick or Treat, or Shop 'Til You Drop?

    31 October 2014, 7:33 am

    Halloween weekend is shaping up to be a big event for retailers—just not for the reason you might think.
  • Friday's Top 6 News Stories

    31 October 2014, 7:29 am

    From the showdown between Maine officials and a nurse over an Ebola quarantine to the Giants’ World Series win, see the stories we're following.

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