MSNBC: U.S. news

Syndicate content NBC News U.S. News
NBC News U.S. News
Updated: 11 min 39 sec ago

'We're Not Screwing Around' on Dumpster Pools, City Warns

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 8:25am
Philadelphia's Department of Licenses and Inspections issued a statement saying the city won't issue permits for block party dumpster pools.
Categories: MSNBC

Tornado Flattens Homes in New Orleans' Treme Neighborhood

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 7:53am
No major injuries were reported, but a massive cleanup is underway.
Categories: MSNBC

16 Burning Questions as the Olympic Games Dawn in Rio

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 5:59am
There are plenty of intriguing storylines and inspirational stories worth following at this year's Olympics.
Categories: MSNBC

More Than 1,000 U.S. Spies Protecting Rio Olympics

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 5:17am
A highly classified report outlines the American intelligence effort.
Categories: MSNBC

Gym With a Golden Touch Cheers on Its Latest Olympian

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 4:37am
The legacies of those who trained at World Olympic Gymnastics Academy in Plano, Texas, stare down from its walls in bigger-than-life posters.
Categories: MSNBC

'Teflon Don' Grandson John Gotti Held on Drug Charges

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 4:32am
John Gotti, the 23-year-old grandson of the late Gambino crime boss for whom he is named, was arrested with six others on state narcotics charges.
Categories: MSNBC

Boy, 7, Seriously Hurt After House Explodes, Collapses

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 3:51am
Four people were rescued from a home in Vernon, Connecticut, that exploded before collapsing on Thursday afternoon, police said.
Categories: MSNBC

Commander Won't Be Charged in Unarmed Therapist's Shooting

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 3:33am
Commander Emile Hollant was suspended without pay after he allegedly gave conflicting statements following the July 18 shooting of Charles Kinsey.
Categories: MSNBC

Twin Girls Die After Being Left in Hot Car in Georgia

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 3:00am
The girls, reported to be 15 months old, were rushed to a hospital after being found in Carroll County, but were pronounced dead.
Categories: MSNBC

FSU Professor's Wife Killed in London Stabbing Spree

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 2:34am
Police believe the suspect, a 19-year-old Norwegian of Somali ancestry, was mentally unstable.
Categories: MSNBC

Obama Talks ISIS, $400M Iran Cash Payment at Pentagon

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 2:16am
Speaking at the Pentagon, President Obama also repeated his candid assessment of Donald Trump.
Categories: MSNBC

Dash Cam Captures Arrest of Washington State Shooting Suspect

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 1:49am
Dash cam video from Washington State Patrol and audio of police radio dispatch show how police tracked down the suspect in the Mukilteo shooting.
Categories: MSNBC

Twin Girls Die After Being Left in Hot Car in Georgia

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 12:24am
The girls, reported to be 15 months old, were rushed to a hospital after being found in Carroll County, but were pronounced dead.
Categories: MSNBC

Neighbor Arrested in Arson of Black Firefighter's Home

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 12:04am
Police said the suspect is a neighbor and a former firefighter himself who insists the fire wasn't race-related.
Categories: MSNBC

Missouri Governor Appointed as Public Defender

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 11:13pm
Missouri's top public defender appointed Gov. Jay Nixon to represent an indigent defendant after he vetoed a bill to aid public defenders.
Categories: MSNBC

Zimmerman Claims Man Punched Him in Face at Restaurant

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 9:37pm
Zimmerman told cops he was punched by a man making racist comments. Other witnesses said Zimmerman was bragging about having killed Trayvon Martin.
Categories: MSNBC

BLM Activist McKesson Sues City of Baton Rouge for Arrests

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 8:13pm
Black Lives Matter activist DeRay McKesson filed a class action lawsuit Thursday against the city of Baton Rouge for alleged excessive use of force.
Categories: MSNBC

Mayor Supplied Minors Alcohol, Played Strip Poker: FBI

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 7:58pm
The FBI arrested the mayor of Stockton, California on several charges, including playing strip poker with minors and offering the alcohol.
Categories: MSNBC

Investigators of Ohio Family Attack Suspect Multiple Killers

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 7:42pm
It's been more than three months since sight people from the same Ohio family were found killed in Piketon, Ohio, but few details had been released.
Categories: MSNBC

Will Trump Sink Down-Ballot Republicans?

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 6:54pm
"They just can't afford to have the extra baggage on what is already a difficult re-elect," said former RNC chairman Michael Steele.
Categories: MSNBC