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Stabbing Victim Mom: 'I Hope This Child Can Find Peace'

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:47am

Amanda Leonard, mother of school stabbing victim Brett Hurt says that when an incident like this happens the peers, family and school of the suspect need to ask themselves "What have we done to alienate this child?"








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Teen Charged in Stabbings Could Face Effective Life Sentence: Expert

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:42am
The teenager accused in the mass stabbing at a high school outside Pittsburgh could face what amounts to a life sentence if he is convicted, an expert on Pennsylvania criminal law said Thursday.






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Stabbing Victim: Everything 'Went To Straight Chaos'

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:20am

Franklin Regional High School student Brett Hurt describes how he went from goofing around with another student in the hallway, to lying on the floor, with a stab wound in his back.








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Highway Shootings Toll Jumps To 20

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:43am

Police say 20 potential victims have now come forward as they continue to investigate a possible serial highway shooter in the Kansas City area. KSHB's Brendaliss Gonzalez reports.








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North Carolina Kidnapping Briefing

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:43am

Authorities hold a news conference to discuss the case involving a North Carolina man who was rescued after being a target of a kidnapping plot.








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Teen Stabbed in School Attack Wondered: 'Will I Survive or Will I Die?'

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:43am
A student stabbed in the back during the rampage at a high school outside Pittsburgh said that he wondered: “Will I survive or will I die?”The student, Brett Hurt, was the first victim to speak publicly since the attack.






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Stab-Spree Suspect Held in General Population at Juvenile Lockup

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:32am
The 16-year-old charged in the stabbing spree at a Pennsylvania high-school is being held in the general population section of a juvenile detention center with a dozen other minors, officials said.






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Highway Shooting Victim: 'It Sounded Like A Rock'

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:32am

Police in Kansas City investigate another highway shooting, the most recent in a string of 14. KSHB's Jenna Hanchard reports.








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People in Jackson, Wyo., Ordered to Evacuate Amid Landslide Threat

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:55am
Officials in Jackson, Wyo., have evacuated a residential neighborhood below an unstable hillside that was threatening Thursday to give way.






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Three People Escape Medical Helicopter Crash

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:55am

A crew traveling in a medical helicopter escaped with no serious injuries after the aircraft crashed on a hospital roof in New Mexico on Wednesday.


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Reunion With Birth Mom Was Overwhelming, 'Burger King Baby' Says

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:24am

It’s been a mother-daughter reunion 27 years in the making, marked by anguish, mystery and a happy ending thanks to social media.








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Hospital Holds News Conference on Stabbing Victims

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:24am

Hospital officials hold a news conference on the conditions of the stabbing victims.








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High School Stabbing Suspect Confused and Scared, Lawyer Says

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:08am
The student accused in the stabbing rampage at a Pennsylvania high school is confused and scared and did not come from a dysfunctional family, his lawyer told NBC News on Thursday.“If there was something wrong with him, he sure hid it well,” said the lawyer, Patrick Thomassey.






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Outage Hits Washington State's 911 Service

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:52am
Emergency 911 service was down Thursday morning across most counties in Washington state.Phone company CenturyLink said the outage first struck 911 dispatch centers at about 1:30 a.m. in Oregon. That problem was fixed, but part of Washington state is still down, according to NBC affiliate KING5.






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'Very Overwhelming': 'Burger King Baby' Reunites With Birth Mom

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:52am

Twenty-seven years after being abandoned as a baby in a Burger King bathroom, Katheryn Deprill has reunited with the woman who left her there. Deprill, her mom, and Katheryn’s birth mother chat with TODAY’s Savannah Guthrie.








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Terrifying Truck Collision Caught on Camera

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:36am

A massive truck flipped on its side and slammed head-on into a van. The terrifying view of the van driver, who somehow managed to survive, is captured in dash-cam footage.








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FBI Rescues Kidnapping Victim

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:36am

An elite FBI team has rescued a North Carolina man five days after he disappeared from his house while taking a bike ride. NBC’s Pete Williams reports.








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Stabbing Suspect Charged

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:36am

A high school sophomore, armed with two knives, goes on stabbing rampage, injuring 20 people his Pennsylvania school. NBC's Chris Pollone has the latest.








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Witness: Stabbing Suspect Said He 'Wanted to Die'

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:25am

Details emerge about a student accused of a school stabbing rampage at Franklin Regional High School in Pennsylvania. NBC’s Peter Alexander reports.








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Manhunt on For Florida Hit-and-Run Driver

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:25am

The search goes on in Florida for a suspected hit-and-run driver who triggered a deadly crash into a day care center filled with children. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports.








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