Articles tagged with: NBC News

17 April 2015

Apology follows deadly shooting

Posted in U.S. & World News

Okla. --- (NBC News) The Oklahoma reserve sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter after shooting an unarmed man spoke publicly for the first time Friday.Flanked by supporters and his attorney, Re ...

17 April 2015

Obama to Congress: no Iran sanctions

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

(NBC News) President Obama warned Friday that if Congress passes tougher sanctions on Iran now, a nuclear deal could be derailed, and sanctions in place already might fall apart."If it is perceived ...

17 April 2015

Oklahoma City bombing: 20 years later

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  Thousands will gather in Oklahoma City this weekend to remember one of the darkest moments in our nation's history, the bombing of the Murrah Federal Court Building.Sunday marks 20 yea ...

16 April 2015

CDC study finds spike in teens using e-cigarettes

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  E-cigarettes have jumped in popularity among teenagers in recent years, and now a new report released finds more teens are smoking e-cigarettes than conventional cigarettes.Just nine-pe ...

10 April 2015

V.A. delays continue

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) Reforms to the Veterans Affairs Medical System have yet to significantly improve wait times to see doctors at many facilities nationwide according to a new study from the Associated Press ...

06 April 2015

"The Voice" heats up

Posted in Entertainment

(NBC)  "The Voice" moves into its playoff round tonight as 20 artists begin vying for America's vote.At age 15, Sawyer Fredericks is the youngest contestant among the Top 20. He's on a team with th ...

06 April 2015

Rolling Stone "thoroughly discredited"

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  A gang rape allegation reported in a Rolling Stone magazine expose is being called a case of journalistic failure.Rolling Stone published the article describing a 2012 gang rape of a st ...

03 April 2015

Stranded at sea

Posted in U.S. & World News

N.C. --- (NBC News) It is a story of survival, determination and the sheer will to live.Rescued after more than two months at sea, 37-year old Louis Jordan was found Thursday adrift on the open ocea ...

26 March 2015

Smoking ads get gruesome

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  By now most people have seen or heard of the graphic anti-smoking ads from the Centers for Disease Control. What many may not have heard is an explanation of the damaging effects of cig ...

10 March 2015

Clinton addresses emails

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  After days of brewing controversy Hillary Clinton is defending her use of private emails as Secretary of State as a matter of convenience, and nothing more."Looking back, it would have ...