U.S. & World News

26 August 2015

Friends mourn loss of Alison Parker and Adam Ward

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(NBC News)  Friends and colleagues are mourning the loss of Alison Parker and Adam Ward, the WDBJ reporter and photographer murdered on-air during a Wednesday morning broadcast. They say Alison and ...

26 August 2015

Trump spars with reporter

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(NBC News)  Donald Trump is waging a war of words with one of the nation's best-known Spanish news anchors. Trump and Univision's Jorge Ramos sparred at a news conference in Iowa Tuesday, and the n ...

26 August 2015

Burger Risk: Bacterial Contamination Rampant in Test of Ground Beef

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(NBC News) Like your burger medium-rare? A new report on bacterial contamination in ground beef by Consumer Reports might move you to the well-done camp. In its report published Monday, Consumer Rep ...

26 August 2015

Suspect named in TV shooting

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(NBC News)  Police say they believe the gunman who shot and killed a reporter and cameraman to death on live television this morning is a former co-worker of the pair. Sheriff's investigators say t ...

25 August 2015

Widower plants sunflower tribute

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(KARE)  Wisconsin State Road 85 has always been a pretty drive, but never has it shined like now. "It's a 'wow' when you see it," says Jill Schoen, whose stepfather is responsible for the object of ...

25 August 2015

Moms seek recall of Huggies wipes after particles found

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Knoxville, Tenn. -- Parents of young children have taken to social media to express their concern about shiny particles they said they have found in baby wipes made by Huggies. The concern arose la ...

24 August 2015

Stock market in turmoil

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(NBC News)  Wall Street investors experienced a roller coaster like day Monday. The Dow plunged more than 1,000 points in the first few minutes of trading.   A slow rebound, followed, with the mar ...

24 August 2015

Pregnant meteorologist fires back at 'haters' who criticize her body: 'I will gladly gain 50 pounds' for twins

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Philadelphia -- (NBC San Diego) Katie Fehlinger knows that being on local TV can result in plenty of criticism and viewpoints from audiences. But as she eagerly waits to welcome twin girls in just ...

24 August 2015

Louisiana State Trooper dies after being shot in the head

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Louisiana -- (NBC News) A Louisiana state trooper who was shot in the head with a sawed-off shotgun during a weekend traffic stop died on Monday morning, police said, as authorities praised the goo ...

22 August 2015

World War II flag returned

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(NTV)  This month marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two. A national ceremony was held in Tokyo last weekend to remember the people who died during the conflict.  The families of m ...