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New York City's first medical marijuana dispensary will open right off Union Square in January, and others are close behind.
Republican Rep. Todd Courser announced his resignation, effective immediately, and was escorted out of the chamber.
New York state will gradually raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers to $15 an hour — the first time any state has set the minimum that high.
The Obama administration said Thursday it is willing to take in at least 10,000 refugees in the next fiscal year as Europe grapples with the crisis.
What was supposed to be a quick trip to the grocery store ended in the brutal attack of Inderjit Singh Mukker in a suburb just outside of Chicago.
In an interview with comedian Stephen Colbert set to air late Thursday night, Vice President Joe Biden suggested he is not yet emotionally prepared to run for president in 2016, as he is still reeling from the death of his son earlier this summer.
Two migrant parents who survived a shipwreck off the coast of Turkey told NBC News of their heartbreak after losing two children and thousands of doll
Joyce Mitchell, the New York prison seamstress who pleaded guilty to helping inmates Richard Matt and David Sweat escape the Clinton Correctional Facility, says she got in "over her head."
The governor pleaded for the public's help earlier Thursday, as authorities said they could be dealing with more than one gunman.
From how the nation is honoring 9/11 victims to Joe Biden's emotional interview on "The Late Show," here are the stories we're following.
As part of the nation's remembrances of the 14th anniversary of 9/11, a giant U.S. flag draped from the roof of the Pentagon at dawn.
One man drowned and another person was missing Friday after torrential rain triggered "fast and furious" flood waters in San Antonio, Texas.
The indictment said Joseph Pilkington, 43, had lived in his future wife's house since she was 9 and held himself out as her father. Brittany Pilkington, now 23, is accused in the August death of 3-month-old Noah Pilkington and in the deaths of 4-year-old Gavin Pilkington, who died in April, and 3-month-old Niall Pilkington, who died in July 2014.
Seventeen years after a peace deal, Northern Ireland's government was stalled Friday after a murder was linked to the Irish Republican Army.
A man and his teenage daughter are in jail after sheriff's deputies say they robbed a bank, then led officers on a high-speed chase through North Texas.
A TV camerawoman who was fired after being caught kicking and tripping migrants entering Hungary has apologized.