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Denver Celebrates First 4/20 Since Marijuana Legalization

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:24pm

Thousands turn out to celebrate the unofficial holiday as legalized marijuana continues to be big business in Colorado.  KUSA’s Steve Staeger reports.








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Stow No: Hitching a Ride Under Plane Could Leave You Under Ground

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:24pm
As miraculous as it was that a 16-year-old California boy was able to hitch a ride from San Jose to Hawaii and survive, it isn't the first time a wheel-well stowaway has lived to tell about it.






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A 'Wicked' Good Time: Lighthearted Moments at the Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:24pm
While safety is a priority at the Boston Marathon, officials promised the annual Patriot's Day event would also be joyful and celebratory — the way it was intended to be.






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Feds Shoot Gang Defendant Who Tried to Attack Witness: Authorities

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:24pm
Federal marshals shot the defendant in a gang trial in Salt Lake City on Monday after he tried to attack a witness, authorities said.The defendant, Siale Angilau, was being prosecuted in a racketeering investigation into the Tongan Crip gang.Angilau’s condition was not immediately known.






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Frisky Bunnies Interrupt Easter Broadcast

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:24pm

The anchors at station WBIR in Tennessee were caught off guard by the animals’ antics.








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At Least One Shot Fired Inside Utah Courthouse: Sources

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:03pm
At least one shot was fired Monday inside a Salt Lake City courtroom where a trial was opening for an alleged gang member, sources familiar with the investigation told NBC News.A law enforcement officer, believed to be a U.S. marshal, fired at one suspect, wounding him, the sources said.






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Washington Mudslide Death Toll Up to 41

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 1:11pm
Two more bodies have been pulled from the wreckage of the Washington mudslide, bringing the death toll to at least 41 in last month's disaster.The Snohomish County Medical Examiner has positively identified 39 of the victims and is working closely with the families of the missing.






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Spotted: Cowboy Hat 'Hero' at Boston Finish Line

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:55pm
A familiar face — and hat — were spotted on the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday.
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American Runner Wins Big in Boston

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:55pm
Meb Keflezighi of the United States reacts after coming in first place in the 118th running of the Boston Marathon on Monday. Keflezighi becomes the first American winner of the Boston Marathon since 1983.Official Men's Results:1. Meb Keflezighi (San Diego, Calif.) 2:08:372.
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FBI on Scene of Reported Courthouse Shooting in Utah

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:55pm
A shooting was reported at the federal courthouse in Salt Lake City on Monday, a court spokeswoman said.KSL, the NBC affiliate there, reported that at least one person was carried out of the building on a stretcher.






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Meb Keflezighi is First U.S. Man to Win Boston Marathon Since 1983

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:28pm

Keflezighi, 38, won by several seconds, moving his sunglasses to the top of his head and raising his arms as he crossed the finish line.








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Oscar Mayer Recalls 96,000 Pounds of Hot Dogs After Cheese Scare

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:28pm
NEW YORK -- Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.The U.S.






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Columbine Principal to Retire 15 Years After Shooting

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:11pm

Frank DeAngelis vowed to stay at the school until every student in his district at the time of the shooting graduated. That time is now.








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Denver Celebrates First 4/20 Since Marijuana Legalization

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:11pm

Thousands turn out to celebrate the unofficial holiday as legalized marijuana continues to be big business in Colorado. KUSA’s Steve Staeger reports.








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Rita Jeptoo Wins Boston Marathon With Record Time

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:11pm
Rita Jeptoo won the woman's race for the second year in a row with a course record of 2:18:57. Jeptoo also won the Boston Marathon in 2006.






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Boston Beefs Up Security for Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:11pm

A year after a bombing devastated the annual race, there’s a "Boston Strong" mentality surrounding the preparations.








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Boston Marathon Kicks Off With 36,000 Runners in the Field

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:55am
The first wave of Boston Marathon competitors hit the pavement at 8:50 a.m. Monday, the first of 36,000 entrants hoping to endure the 26.1 miles from Hopkinton, Mass., to downtown Boston.






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Teen Stowaway Survives 5-Hour Hawaii Flight in Jet Wheel Well

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:55am
A 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the voyage halfway across the Pacific Ocean unscathed despite frigid temperatures, FBI and airline officials said.






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Store Runs for Boston Bombing Victims

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:55am

A sports clothing store that became a makeshift ER during the Boston Marathon bombing is now ready for this year’s race with its running club.


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Boy Scouts Ban Church From Hosting Troop Led By Gay Man

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:39am
The Boy Scouts organization has told a Seattle-area church that it can no longer host a troop because the church has vowed to keep a gay man on as troop leader.






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