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Green Day, Nine Inch Nails, N.W.A. among Rock Hall nominees

The next class inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame could include punk rockers Green Day, the influential Nine Inch Nails and seminal rap group N.W.A.

MH17 passenger was found wearing oxygen mask, Dutch official says

 A passenger on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was found wearing an oxygen mask when the victim's body was recovered in eastern Ukraine, the Dutc

Kassig's mother plea to ISIS leader: 'I am an old woman, and (he) is my only child'

 Saying she's an "old woman" trying to find out the fate of her only son, the mother of American hostage Abdul-Rahman Kassig has sen

Students take the 'walking school bus' to class on International Walk to School Day.

Today was International Walk to School Day. It's a day dedicated to celebrating the benefits of walking.  These Somerville, New Jersey students are on a walking school bus.

No indictments for Georgia SWAT team that burned baby with stun grenade

 A federal prosecutor will review the case of a Georgia SWAT team that threw a flash-bang grenade into a playpen, according to a Tuesday statement

U.S. airports to begin screening for the virus

 Thomas Eric Duncan, a man with Ebola who traveled to the United States from Liberia, died Wednesday morning at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital

Woman claims wax job ripped skin off her eyelids

 A trip to the salon took a turn for the worst when one woman said the wax job tore off two layers of skin from her eyelids.

Will FootGolf be the next big thing?

 The foursome of chirpy college students warmed up in the River Ridge course tee box, focusing on loosening their legs before taking their first shot on a par-four hole.

National Weather Service warns of Super Tyhpoon Vongfong

A spectacular visible satellite image of Super Typhoon Vongfong in the western Pacific was captured by the National Weather Service on Tuesday.