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An attack at a checkpoint in Egypt left 7 soldiers dead. At least 525 people have died in the last 36 hours or so, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.
More than 500 are dead, and thousands are injured after violence broke out in Egypt. CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports 7 soldiers were killed in an attack at a checkpoint.
CNBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports on the violence in Egypt where curfew has gone into effect; and discussing what the appropriate response from the U.S. is, with Ahmed Shihab-Eldin, Huffington Post, and Marc Ginsberg, Former U.S. ambassador to Morocco.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest on the UPS cargo plane crash that happened early Wednesday morning in Alabama. The crash involved an Airbus A300-600 aircraft.
NBC's Kristen Dahlgren offers insight on James "Whitey" Bulger's conviction of 11 killings and other crimes. Former U.S. Attorney Joseph diGenova, and former Federal Prosecutor Mitch Epner, share their thoughts on this case.
Hog farmers in the U.S. and China are grappling with an intestinal virus that is almost 100 percent fatal in young pigs. CNBC's Jane Wells reports that the bug has spread to hog farms in 16 states. (Also, what Jane thinks about TripAdvisor's pizza survey.)
Nidal Hasan has said he was the man who shot and killed 13 people at Ford Hood in 2009, and more details on the Southwest Airlines crash landing at LaGuardia Airport, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.
Actor James Gandolfini may have left too much of his money to the IRS. CNBC's Robert Frank details Gandolfini's will, and why a lot of his estate will be subject to taxes.
A 52-year-old woman was thrown from the "Texas Giant" ride at a Six Flags in Texas, resulting in her death, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. Bill Avery, amusement industry safety consultant, weighs in.
The "Texas Giant" ride at a Texas Six Flags park is closed after a 52-year-old woman was thrown from the ride, resulting in her death. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports some analysts are concerned this accident could hurt the company's earnings.
President Obama shares his reaction to Trayvon Martin's death and what productive actions people can focus on going forward. It is important to recognize that the "African American community is looking at this issue through a set of experiences and history that doesn't go away," he says.
Social media and Chinese news reports suggest that a 23-year old stewardess was electrocuted after answering her iPhone 5. CNBC's Jon Fortt has the details.
Accused Boston Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded not guilty to all charges, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the pilot at the controls of Asiana Flight 214 as it crashed had logged 43 hours with the Boeing 777. Ben Mutzabaugh, USA Today airline editor, discusses the investigation into the incident.
At least 54 people were killed, and more than 400 were injured when violence erupted in Cairo today. Press Secretary Jay Carney said U.S. aid to Egypt will continue. Helima Croft, Barclays, provides perspective.
A freight train carrying as much as a million gallons of crude oil derailed. At least 5 people are dead, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau breaks down the timeline of Asiana Airlines Flight 214's crash. What options do passengers have to find out how qualified the pilot of their plane is? With Michael Pangia, Anderson and Pangia, and Denny Kelly, Kelly James and Associates.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on NTSB's news conference on the crash investigation into Asiana Airlines Flight 214. NTSB Chairman Deborah Hersman, speaks at a press conference.
NBC's Tom Costello offers guidelines for surviving a plane crash in light of the recent Asiana Airlines flight 214 crash in San Fransisco.
Violence erupted between soldiers and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Morsi. CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din has the details.