Articles tagged with: NBC News

23 January 2015

Man beats girl who bumped into him on her way to school

Posted in U.S. & World News

Philadelphia, Pa. --- (NBC News) A 17-year-old girl is recovering after she was beaten by a man on a SEPTA trolley after bumping into him with her bag while traveling to school on Wednesday morning ...

19 January 2015

State of the union: what to expect

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  President Obama delivers his State of The Union address this week and it's already drawing criticism from Republicans on Capitol Hill.The GOP is now in control of both chambers of Congr ...

14 January 2015

'It was her time': Brittany Maynard's husband on letting her go

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- (Today) On her final day, Brittany Maynard did her favorite thing. She strolled outside with her husband, her family, a friend, and a dog. Then, she returned home to die, her husb ...

31 December 2014

Two year old boy accidentally shoots and kills mom at Idaho Walmart

Posted in U.S. & World News

Hayden, Idaho --- (NBC News) The family of a woman who was fatally shot by her two-year-old son in an Idaho Walmart Tuesday said she was a responsible gun owner and a "wonderful mother" who was "tak ...

13 November 2014

Mom who punched woman over crying child arrested

Posted in U.S. & World News

San Francisco, Calif. --- (NBC News) Police have arrested a mother accused of punching a woman outside a Northern California department store last week after the woman complained about her screaming ...

07 November 2014

Obama deploys up to 1,500 more troops to Iraq

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) President Barack Obama on Friday authorized the deployment of up to 1,500 more troops to Iraq in an expansion of the American fight against ISIS militants, the Pentagon said. If all 1,500 ...

05 November 2014

Rescued orphaned pup learns "how to be an otter"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Chicago, Ill. -- (NBC5 Chicago) A sea otter pup found abandoned on a California beach has a new, permanent home at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium. The weeks-old mammal caregivers are calling "Pup 681" ha ...

28 October 2014

Private spaceship bound for space station explodes on launch

Posted in U.S. & World News

Island, Va. --- (NBC News) A private spaceship bound for the International Space Station exploded shortly after launch on Tuesday. Orbital Sciences' unmanned Cygnus spacecraft exploded as it blaste ...

27 October 2014

Lava triggers evacuation

Posted in U.S. & World News

Pahoa Village, Hawaii --- (KHNL) Hawaii residents living in the path of the growing Puna lava flow have been ordered to evacuate their homes.Those residents will be kept informed of the flow movemen ...

23 October 2014

Fort Lauderdale latest city to restrict feeding homeless

Posted in U.S. & World News

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. --- (NBC News) Fort Lauderdale, Florida, approved restrictions overnight on churches and other charitable organizations that feed the homeless, becoming the latest city to impo ...