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Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad Celebrated as Hometown Hero

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 11:43am
During her Olympic debut, world-class fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad made history twice in one week.Not only did the 30-year-old New Jersey native become the
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New Plan for Liver Transplants May Be Fairer

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 8:36am
The nation's transplant network is taking a long-awaited step to ease a serious disparity: Where you live affects whether you get a quick transplant.
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Mountain Lion Attacks 4-Year-Old During Camping Trip

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 6:11am
The parents camping in Idaho yelled and scared off the mountain lion after the animal grabbed their child and tried to drag her away.
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Olympic Cheers May Have Triggered JFK Emergency Response

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 5:53am
The Port Authority said Terminal 8 at John F. Kennedy Airport was evacuated "as a precaution" after the report, which came in about 9:30 p.m. ET.
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More Than 1,000 Firefighters Battle Raging Calif. Blaze

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 5:38am
The Clayton Fire ignited Saturday evening off Highway 29 near Clayton Creek and south of Lower Lake in California's Lake County, officials said.
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Gabby Douglas Calls Twitter Bullying 'Really Hurtful'

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 5:21am
Gabby Douglas, a 2012 Olympic champion, decided to take a stand of a different kind on Sunday.
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Gabby Douglas Calls Twitter Bullying 'Really Hurtful'

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 5:21am
Gabby Douglas, a 2012 Olympic champion, decided to take a stand of a different kind on Sunday.
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Devastating Floods Sweep Through Town After Town in La.

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 4:46am
A disaster was unfolding in Louisiana as thousands more were rescued from deadly floods.
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Mom Arrested After Kids Found Dead Under Neighbor's House

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 3:43am
Police said the woman, who was charged with capital murder, told homicide investigators that she killed her 7-year-old daughter and 5-year-old son.
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Ryan Lochte: Fake Cop Cocked Gun, 'Put It to My Forehead'

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 3:36am
After a night of celebration, swimmer Ryan Lochte says he and his three teammates were held up by criminals posing as cops in Rio.
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Allyson Felix Chases 5th Gold, Talks Power of Prayer

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 3:00am
Allyson Felix is off to a good start at Rio 2016, despite the fact she is still recovering from an injury.
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Michael Phelps: My Mom Wants Me to Compete at Tokyo 2020

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 2:51am
Michael Phelps told NBC's Lester Holt he's closing this latest chapter in his career with something more valuable than medals — his happiness.
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Suspect Detained in Killings of NY Imam, Assistant: Sources

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 1:53am
Police were questioning a man seen returning to a vehicle near the scene of the killings and who appeared to match a description of the shooter.
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New Unrest in Milwaukee After Police Shooting Sparks Violence

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 12:11am
Volunteers spent the morning sweeping and picking up debris after about 100 protesters were met by a couple dozen officers.
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'It's Not Over': 20,000 Rescued From Deadly La. Floods

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 12:09am
The flooding has left at least four people dead and more than 20,000 others have been rescued.
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Is DEET Safe? And Other Questions About Zika

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 11:35pm
Who needs to worry most about the Zika virus and what can you do? Here are some answers to the most pressing questions about Zika.
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Six People Killed in Small Plane Crash in Alabama

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 8:58pm
The plane, en route from Kissimmee, Fla., to Oxford, Miss., went down 11 miles north of Tuscaloosa after the pilot reported engine problems.
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Chicago Cop's Son Killed Hours Before Return to College

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 8:02pm
Trey Dennis, 19, was shot and killed Sunday just hours before he was to have returned to college, family members said.
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Police Hunt Suspect in Killing of New York City Imam

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 4:16pm
Police released a sketch of a man allegedly involved in the shooting, as activists, residents and even Donald Trump reacted to the brazen killings.
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Police Officer Fatally Shot, Suspect On the Loose

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 2:03pm
The shooting took place in Georgia's city of Eastman.
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