Articles tagged with: NBC News

12 August 2015

Former President Jimmy Carter Has Advanced Cancer

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) Former President Jimmy Carter says he has cancer that has spread, although it's not yet clear what kind of cancer he has. Carter, 90, had a mass removed from his liver Monday "Recent live ...

10 August 2015

Finding back to school deals

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  Summer's almost over for millions of students, and retailers are ready.Several surveys project back to school spending won't be as much as last year, with a few exceptions."I believe I' ...

04 August 2015

"Rocky Fire" continues to grow

Posted in Regional

San Francisco, Calif. --- (NBC News)  California's "Rocky" fire has now burned nearly 100 square miles, an area twice the size of San Francisco.Late Monday flames leaped over a major highway which ...

29 July 2015

Outrage grows following lion's slaying

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  Controversy continues over the killing of one of Zimbabwe's national treasures, a lion known as Cecil.A quiet but poignant demonstration, a collection of stuffed animals, was left at th ...

24 July 2015

Lafayette, Louisiana, Theater Shooting: What We Know About the Victims

Posted in U.S. & World News

Lafayette, La. --- (NBC News) As a booming arts scene began to transform her hometown of Lafayette, Louisiana, Jillian Johnson became one of its driving forces. She opened a boutique store with her ...

22 July 2015

Viral Pic of Hugging Dogs Spares Pair From Euthanasia — For Now

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) A cuddly photo of two shelter dogs facing possible euthanization blew up on social media, buying the pair more time to find a forever home.  The original photo, which generated thousands ...

21 July 2015

Questions remain in jail suicide

Posted in U.S. & World News

Waller County, Texas --- (NBC News)  Questions remain more than a week after Sandra Bland was found dead in her Waller County, Texas jail cell.The 28-year-old was arrested and charged with assault ...

21 July 2015

Trump blasts Graham as lead grows

Posted in U.S. & World News

S.C. --- (NBC News)  Following his controversial comments about Senator John Mccain, Donald Trump took his message to the residents of Bluffton, South Carolina Tuesday, where he launched a barrage ...

21 July 2015

"Clueless" celebrates it's 20 year anniversary

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

"Clueless" became a pop culture phenomenon when the film hit theaters 20 years ago, making phrases like "whatever" and "as if" part of the mainstream vernacular.  Mike Wilber takes a look back at t ...

13 July 2015

Millennials aren't buying

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  Realtors, banks and mortgage companies say millennials aren't buying homes."They're just not able to come up with the down payments, or they don't have that capacity to take on more deb ...