Kimberly Wright Hattaway

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Oscar Pistorius vomits as Reeva Steenkamp wounds described in court

It was cold, clinical, scientific testimony that finally robbed Oscar Pistorius of his composure.<p>A pathologist's report from the witness stand of the austere courtroom, detailing the devastating impact of three hollow tipped bullets on the body of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, was punctuated by …

The Newtown Gunman's Father Gives His First Interview

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Until this week, Peter Lanza, the father of Newtown gunman Adam Lanza, has avoided the press. That …

In Tsunami's Wake, Fierce Debate Over Japan's 'Great Wall'

Three years after the massive tsunami that ravaged northeastern Japan, the government is building the biggest anti-tsunami barriers ever.<p>The vast network of supersized sea walls, mocked by some as "the Great Wall of Japan," is already underway and would stretch 230 miles and cost nearly $8 …

Exclusive: First Photo of Castaway Taken a Day After Washing Ashore

NBC News obtained exclusive photos of the Pacific castaway taken a day after he landed in the Marshall Islands in a 24-foot boat at the end of January.<p>Jose Salvador Alvarenga, 37, appeared emaciated and disheveled at the end of what he described as a year lost at sea. He first landed on the …

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In pictures: Teenager's death sparks riots in Turkish cities - Telegraph

Raw: NYC Building Explodes, Injuries Reported

Rough diamond hints at vast quantities of water inside Earth

A small, battered diamond found in the gravel strewn along a shallow riverbed in Brazil has provided evidence of a vast "wet zone" deep inside the Earth that could hold as much water as all the world's oceans put together.<p>The water is not sloshing around inside the planet, but is held fast within …

Sebelius: No more Obamacare delays

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Wednesday that there would be no delay of Obamacare’s individual mandate, the penalty for violating it or the March 31 closing date of the enrollment period, the strongest statement yet that the administration has no plans for more major changes to the law in …

New Yellow Hypergiant Star Found in the Milky Way

A powerful telescope in Chile has imaged the largest yellow star ever discovered.<p>The star, called HR 5171 A, shines 12,000 light-years from Earth in …

SAT's about-face on essay presents colleges with a tough question

The College Board's decision to make the essay portion of its influential SAT exam optional is setting off a national debate among colleges and universities about whether to require applicants to take it.<p>Beyond the potential effect on students, the March 5 announcement about the upcoming test …

Statins have virtually no side-effects, study finds

Researchers at Imperial College find that chance of experiencing nausea and fatigue were slightly less among people taking statins than for control groups given placebo<p>Statins have virtually no side effects, with users experiencing fewer adverse symptoms than if they had taken a placebo, a major …

Two Dead at SXSW After Car Hits Crowd

Gruesome Shooting Scene Photos Sicken Oscar Pistorius at Murder Trial

Gruesome images shown at his murder trial Thursday were too much for Oscar Pistorius to take. He vomited.<p>He had covered his face before, when bloody photos flashed across court monitors of his own bathroom, where his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp lay after he shot her on Valentine's Day last …

White House: Sequester No Longer Applies to Part of Obamacare

The Obama ad­min­is­tra­tion has de­cided that the se­quester’s man­dat­ory spend­ing cuts no longer ap­ply to part of Obama­care.<p>The health care law …

Report: Target Was Warned About Its Massive Hack and Did Nothing

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The hack that embarrassed U.S. retailer Target and left millions of customers' credit card …

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Australian State Bans Right To Protest

The conservative government of Victoria has passed a controversial law along the lines of those seen in Egypt and Russia banning the right of people …

Obama: If You 'Work More, You Should Get Paid More'

Flanked by a cadre of salaried workers, President Obama signed a memo directing his labor secretary to rewrite the rules governing overtime in the country.<p>"Americans have spent too much time working more and making less," Obama said during comments preceding the signing ceremony.<p>Obama's proposal …

The Senate Has a Deal on Unemployment Insurance

Sen­ate ne­go­ti­at­ors have reached an agree­ment on ex­tend­ing un­em­ploy­ment-in­sur­ance be­ne­fits to the 2 mil­lion job­less Amer­ic­ans who …

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Driver Faces Murder Charges After Car Hits Crowd at SXSW Club

A suspected drunken driver faces capital murder charges after striking a crowd outside a downtown Austin, Texas, club used as a venue for the South By Southwest digital conference, police said.<p>A man and a woman died and 23 others were injured — two of them critically — when the gray Honda Civic …

Endless Winter: Snow, Temps and Records Fall in Latest Icy Blast

Winter won’t let go.<p>A week before spring, an icy blast dumped more than 2 feet of snow on Vermont, caused a deadly 50-car pileup in Ohio and packed wind strong enough to knock out the lights at the Capitol dome. The late winter storm was enough to shatter or threaten century-old records, especially …

Apps I Live By: Peek.com’s Ruzwana Bashir

Ruzwana Bashir, CEO and Co-founder of Peek.com Jonathan Lau<p>As the CEO and Co-Founder of Peek.com, the one-stop travel shop that’s both agent and guide, Ruzwana Bashir knows a thing or two about digital tools that inform, inspire, and make life more manageable. Here, she shares the apps that help …

An App That Can Make You Write Like Ernest Hemingway

In order to write about life, first you must live it. And then you must run it through this app.<p><b>Now you can write</b> like Ernest Hemingway.<p>No, listen. You can write just like him. Someone made an app for it.<p>Toss your sentences into it. Write them all short like this. Mention Paris. Mention being …

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'FaceWash' app finds all the filth on your Facebook Timeline

Many of us live in a perpetual state of Facebook-induced fear. What if a tagged photo comes back to haunt us? What if someone says something terrible in a comment? What if that new Graph Search feature unearths details we tried to forget? It all boils down to one key idea: We want to make sure that …