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Eight members of an unbeaten New Jersey high school wrestling team have been suspended after a photo surfaced showing team members posing with a mannequin in a rival school's colors hanging from a noose — but they say they meant no offense.
No longer bullied, a 510-pound high school freshman is losing weight with the help of a teacher and classmates who once teased him.
The body of a woman missing for nearly two weeks was found Thursday slumped over inside her car, parked in the shadow of Philadelphia's busy 30th Street Station, as it collected parking tickets and snow.
WhatsApp co-founders Jan Koum and Brian Acton stand to be extremely wealthy men after a deal to sell their company to Facebook for a stunning $16 billion goes through.It wasn’t always that way.
The 26-year-old gave birth at a Long Island home where she worked, killed the newborn and left with the body in a plastic bag.
Lawyers for a Missouri prisoner on death-row slammed the state Thursday for refusing to identify the new pharmacy that is supplying the drugs for his lethal injection next week.
The Russian punk-protest band, Pussy Riot, used the video from their recent appearance at the Olympics to produce a music video that protests the Winter Games.
Loved ones were gathering Thursday afternoon in honor of a Georgia teenager fatally shot by a police officer on the doorstep of his home — holding nothing more than a video game controller, according to family members.
Every spring thaw brings potholes. This year, one of the harshest winters in memory is turning America's highways into a historic pothole-palooza.Just ask Mike, a manager at a Mavis Discount Tire store in Bronx, N.Y., who would only give his first name.
When WhatsApp, the mobile messaging app, was sold to Facebook for $16 billion on Wednesday, most, if not all, of its 55 employees were suddenly on track to become newly minted millionaires.
If your travel videos have been looking a little flat lately, it may be time to consider a new angle. Strap your camera to one of the new, lightweight drones now available and you can join the ranks of travelers who are discovering that the sky really is the limit.
An anti-government protester shoots an improvised weapon during clashes with riot police in Independence Square in Kiev on Thursday. Facing Ukraine police officers armed with combat weapons, dozens were killed in a bloody battle for control of central Kiev Thursday.
The Olympic score was composed 30 years ago by Oscar winner John Williams. Williams sat down with NBC's Joe Fryer to discuss the famous fanfare.
Nasar, an Arabian horse, stands in Dr. Stephanie Arndt's living room Wednesday in Holt, Germany. Fearing for the horse's safety, Dr. Arndt brought the horse into her house during a heavy storm in December and the horse now wanders through the house daily, browsing and looking for snacks. Dr.
A drone flying above Kiev's Independence Square captures an aerial perspective of clashes Wednesday between demonstrators and Ukrainian forces.
The portable plastic gas can industry has for the first time publicly released test results showing that explosions may be preventable if the cans include safety devices called flame arresters.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie talks about his relationship with Bruce Springsteen Thursday at a town hall event in Port Monmouth.
Carrying a cross and — at times — a shield, Orthodox priests have placed themselves in the line of fire amid the turmoil of Ukraine's bloody uprising.On Thursday, several priests stood alongside protesters in central Kiev, performing blessings and delivering the last rites to those who were killed.
Dozens of elderly North and South Koreans separated for six decades reunited Thursday, weeping and embracing in a rush of words and emotion.
As the United States hopes to defeat Canada to play for their first hockey gold medal since the 1980 'Miracle on Ice.' David interviews Ken Dryden, who along with Al Michaels, called the now-famous game.1. You and Al Michaels called the "Miracle on Ice" game in 1980.