U.S. & World

Fentanyl overdoses spike nationwide

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – Drug overdose deaths have skyrocketed in recent years, and a new report shines a harsh light on one incredibly dangerous drug: Fentanyl. The National Center for Health Statistics reports a staggering 113 percent increase in fentanyl-related deaths …

Michael Cohen sentenced

NEW YORK CITY (NBC) – Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen was sentenced Wednesday. Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison and fined $50,000. U.S. District Judge William H. Pauley III described Cohen as losing his moral compass somewhere down the line …

Nearly 30k pounds of Jimmy Dean sausage recalled

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – 29,000 pounds of Jimmy Dean frozen pork and poultry sausage is being recalled after the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service received complaints of metal pieces discovered in the sausages by consumers. The recall affects …