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A widow and her daughter in Cement, Oklahoma, released a balloon, with a note attached, at the grave of their beloved husband and father only to find the "letter to heaven" 25 miles away at their family's home.
City officials confirmed to NBC News that police had collected an object from the coastline and would be examining it.
A three-year pilot program will make some federal and state prisoners eligible to get federal aid in the form of Pell Grants.
HitchBOT, the tweeting, child-sized robot that made its way across Canada and safely visited Germany and the Netherlands was "vandalized" in the U.S.
Officer Sean Bolton, a member of the force since 2010, was shot multiple times while conducting a traffic stop in southeast Memphis.
Vice President Biden has not closed the door to a presidential run, according to NBC News sources, but it is far from clear he will enter the 2016 campaign, with much of the Democratic Party already behind Hillary Clinton.
The movie-like projections of birds, snakes and whales cast on the south side of the Empire State Building was the first display of its kind.
Trump is the first choice of 19 percent of GOP primary voters, while 15 percent back Walker and 14 percent back Bush. Ten percent support retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson.
NASA is offering wreckage from the Challenger and Columbia for a new exhibit to be on display for the public.
Students hitting the college bookstore this fall will get a stark lesson in economics even before they've cracked open their first chapter.
The officer, who was not identified by police, died at a hospital after he was shot and police are looking for the gunman.
He said in an interview with NBC's Meet the Press that he's "not looking to take anybody out or be nasty to anybody."
The Zimbabwe National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority released a photograph of the lion named Jericho that it said was taken Sunday.
NBC News' Lester Holt sat down with 2016 presidential nominee Jeb Bush to talk about everything from Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton to ISIS and racism.