Matt Hoven

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Sharpton leads N.Y. rally

NEW YORK — Thousands of people expressing grief, anger and hope for a better future marched through Staten Island on Saturday to protest the chokehold death of an unarmed black man by a white police officer.<p>The afternoon rally and march was led by the Rev. Al Sharpton and relatives of Eric Garner, …

Life in a North Korean Labor Camp: 'No Thinking ... Just Fear'

SEOUL, South Korea -- An orphan who was caught trying to escape from North Korea told NBC News how he was "treated like an animal" in one of the country's notorious labor camps.<p>The head of a United Nations panel on Monday said atrocities committed by North Korea against its own people were …

Castaway Ate Turtles, Birds While Stranded 13 Months At Sea

A man calling himself Jose Salvador Alvarenga washed ashore in the Marshall Islands this week after allegedly being lost over a year at sea, …

Chinese new year - in pictures

People around the world gather to see in the year of the horse