Articles tagged with: NBC News

08 September 2014

Indiana couple accused of locking woman in cage

Posted in U.S. & World News

Ind. --- (NBC News) Prosecutors formally charged an Indiana couple on Monday with kidnapping a woman, locking her in a small wooden cage meant for a dog and making her a sex slave for two months. Th ...

04 September 2014

Fed launch Ferguson police probe

Posted in U.S. & World News

Ferguson, Mo. --- (NBC News)  Attorney General Eric Holder announced Thursday that the Justice Department will investigate the Ferguson, Missouri Police Department.Federal investigators will look a ...

04 September 2014

#HITCHED: Wedding tech getting 'extreme' with drones, robot officiants

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) Technology has long been enmeshed in the age-old ritual of saying “I do” -- and now, wedding tech has moved well past hashtags to include Google Glass-wearing brides, drone photograph ...

26 August 2014

Obama pledges better care for Vets

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  President Obama unveiled a batch of executive orders Tuesday aimed at correcting what he calls "outrageous and inexcusable" behavior at the Veterans Administration.He did so before one ...

26 August 2014

The emmys: and the winners are...

Posted in Entertainment

(NBC News)  The Emmy Awards honored TV's best shows and performances Monday night, and there was a ring of familiarity to the proceedings."Breaking Bad" went out on a high note, with a second strai ...

20 August 2014

CHP officer who beat woman faces "potentially serious charges"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- (NBC News) The CHP officer seen in a widely distributed video punching a woman on the side of a Southern California freeway last month was relieved of duty and sent home with pay while pr ...

03 June 2014

Teens and seat belts

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) About 25-hundred teenagers die each year in car accidents. Safe Kids Worldwide surveyed one-thousand teenagers about their seat belt usage. A quarter of teens don't buckle up every time f ...

12 May 2014

New Jersey Boy Scout troops rescue Ann Curry

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Stony Point, N.Y. -- (WRC-TV) A group of New Jersey Boy Scouts visiting an upstate New York park rescued NBC News journalist Ann Curry after she broke her leg on a hike, making a splint and carryin ...