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One Dead, One Injured in Kansas City Highway Shooting

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 9:57am
One person was shot and killed and another injured on a Kansas City interstate early Monday morning, heightening tension in a community already left on edge by a series of highway shootings.Police in Kansas City, Kan.






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Infographic: The Multi-Racial and Ethnic Shift in America

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 9:25am
The country is slowly becoming more like a "rainbow," according to a new book by Paul Taylor and the Pew Research called "The Next America." By 2060, non-Whites will make up 57% of the population with immigration primarily driving the shift.






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Attack Victim: Bear 'Clamped Down Onto My Head'

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 9:25am

A woman attacked by a bear in Orlando, Fla., shared her terrifying story of being mauled in her own garage. NBC’s Janet Shamlian reports.








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Padres Outfielder's New Teammates Pull Off Prank

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 9:25am

Jeff Francoeur reported to play ball with his new Padres teammates and fell for an elaborate joke.


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Former KKK Leader Charged in Jewish Center Shootings

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 8:37am

Details are emerging about the troubled history of the gunman accused of killing several people at Jewish centers in Kansas City, a former KKK leader with a history of anti-Semitism. NBC’s Ron Allen reports.








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Southwest Airlines Passengers Tackle Unruly Man

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 8:37am

A Southwest Airlines flight on its way from Chicago to Sacramento yesterday had to make an emergency landing on Nebraska because of an unruly passenger, who was subdued by others on the plane.








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Flight From Chicago Diverted After Passenger Tries to Exit Mid-Air

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 7:44am

A pilot had to land a California-bound flight in Nebraska after a passenger tried to leave the plane while it was flying, before he was tackled by three people.








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Former KKK Leader Suspected in Jewish Center Attacks: Sources

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 6:36am
The person of interest in custody for the killing of three people at two Jewish centers is a former Ku Klux Klan leader with a history of antisemitism and racism, law enforcement officials said.Frazier Glenn Cross, Jr.






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At Boston Bombing, Strangers Ran Toward Chaos, Not Away From It

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 4:49am
BOSTON -- Sydney Corcoran was standing near the Boston Marathon finish line when the first bomb exploded, blasting her backward. She tried to run through the billowing smoke and falling glass, but couldn’t. Then she fell to the ground.Her next memory is staring up at a man she’d never seen before.






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At Marathon Bombing, Perfect Strangers Ran Toward Chaos, Not Away From It

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 4:34am
BOSTON -- Sydney Corcoran was standing near the Boston Marathon finish line when the first bomb exploded, blasting her backward. She tried to run through the billowing smoke and falling glass, but couldn’t. Then she fell to the ground.Her next memory is staring up at a man she’d never seen before.






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Former KKK Leader Suspected in Kansas Jewish Center Attacks: Sources

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 4:07am
The person of interest in custody for the killing of three people at two Jewish centers is a former Ku Klux Klan leader with a history of antisemitism and racism, law enforcement officials said.Frazier Glenn Cross, Jr.






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Homeless Man Shot Dead After Trying to Take Shopping Cart

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 3:41am

Los Angeles police officers shot and killed a knife-wielding homeless man outside a discount store in Hollywood on Sunday, officials said.








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14 Hurt as Van Hits Two Vehicles, Flips on I-84 in Connecticut

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 3:25am

Van carrying 13 people collides with two other vehicles, flips several times and goes at least 40 feet down an embankment in Vernon, Conn., official say.








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Wife Killed, Husband and Baby Survive Plane Crash in Texas

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 3:25am

A mechanical failure caused the pilot to attempt an emergency landing. However, high winds caused the plane to come down about a half-mile from the runway.








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Funeral Director, 90, Convicted of Murdering Friend

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 3:14am

Prosecutors say the killer and his victim were friends for two decades, but had a falling-out over demolition work.








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Brooklyn Janitor Accused of Raping Woman Inside School

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 3:04am

Hernan Zapata, 51, was arrested and charged with rape, assault and unlawful imprisonment.








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Pennsylvania High School to Reopen Wednesday After Stabbing Spree

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 12:03am
Students of the Pennsylvania high school where a violent and bloody knife attack left 22 injured — four still in critical condition — will return on Tuesday to the place where the horrific events unfolded, school officials said Sunday.






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At Least 3 Dead in Kansas Jewish Center Shooting

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:44pm

Authorities have a person of interest in custody in connection with the Overland Park, Kan., shootings.








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Kansas City Horror: Gunman Kills Three at Two Jewish Centers

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:27pm
Three people were killed in two brazen shootings at Kansas Jewish centers police said Sunday — the day before the Passover holiday begins – in what may have been an anti-Semitic attack.The three victims were shot in the Kansas City, Kan., suburb of Overland Park, around 1 p.m. (2 p.m.






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Cops Describe Kansas Jewish Center Shooting Suspect as Old, Bearded

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:27pm
As another tragic shooting rocks the country, officials in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park, Kan., are left to piece together the background and motivations of one gunman.






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