U.S. & World News

01 May 2014

The annual report of the dirtiest and cleanest produce

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

The USDA's latest dietary recommendations suggest half our plates be filled with fruits and vegetables. Today, a non-profit research organization released its annual report of the dirtiest as well a ...

01 May 2014

Two dead in jail explosion

Posted in U.S. & World News

Pensacola, Fla. -- (NBC News)  A massive explosion at a Florid jail has left two dead and more than 150 others injured. The blast ripped through the booking facility at the Escambia County Jail in ...

30 April 2014

Missouri woman found fatally beaten, man in custody

Posted in U.S. & World News

Kansas City, Mo. -- (KSHB)  A woman was found fatally beaten in a Northland apartment shortly after residents reported a naked man covered in blood knocking on doors. "He was trying to get somebody ...

30 April 2014

Oklahoma execution "botched"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Mcalester, Okla. -- (KFOR and NBC News) The Oklahoma Department Of Corrections has postponed the execution of death row inmate Charles Warner following Tuesday's botched execution of inmate Clayton ...

29 April 2014

Court eyes phone searches

Posted in U.S. & World News, Technology

(NBC News)  Police have a powerful tool in their fight against crime, the same tool you use to text your friends and plan your week: Your phone.    Now in two cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, ...

29 April 2014

Donald Sterling fined $2.5 M and banned for life by NBA

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

(NBC News) -- Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will be banned for life and fined $2.5 million for racist comments, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced Tuesday. The move comes after day ...

29 April 2014

FedEx shooting: "like Rambo"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Kennesaw, Ga. --- (WXIA News) Police say the suspect in a shooting at a Kennesaw, Georgia FedEx facility has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He has not yet been named, but witnesses said he ...

29 April 2014

Hanging on for dear life

Posted in U.S. & World News

Milwaukee, Wis. ---  (WTMJ News) Hanging on for dear life, a passer-by saves a man dangling over I-94 on the side of a Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bridge.  It was an heroic team effort by police at the V ...

28 April 2014

Oso landslide search ends; 2 still missing

Posted in U.S. & World News, Regional

Oso, Wash. -- (KING)  Nearly five weeks after the Oso landslide, Frank Hadaway says there's a chance search teams will never find his missing brother. "It was a devastating slide and it has been a ...

28 April 2014

NBA investigates Donald Sterling's alleged racist remarks

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

(The Today Show) On Friday, TMZ Sports released an audio recording of what it claims is Donald Sterling telling his girlfriend that he does not want her bringing black people to his games, particul ...