• By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

    MORE DEMOCRATIC LAWMAKERS REFUSE TO ATTEND INAUGURATION

    Thirty-one Democratic lawmakers are skipping Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony, some after Trump called civil rights icon John Lewis...

    Donald Trump, Democrats
    • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

      BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN COVER BAND PULLS OUT OF INAUGURATION EVENT

      The New Jersey-based B Street Band made the announcement Monday.

      • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

        18 YEARS AFTER BEING KIDNAPPED, TEEN REUNITES WITH PARENTS

        A teenager kidnapped as a newborn has been reunited with her biological parents after being raised by a woman she always believed to...

        • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

          MOSQUE BATTLE LEAVES FISSURES IN SMALL NEW JERSEY TOWNSHIP

          In March, the Islamic society went to federal court to fight for the right to raze the two-story house it bought in 2011 and a mosque.

          • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

            GM TO INVEST $1 BILLION, CREATE 1,000 JOBS IN U.S., SOURCES SAY

            The investment and new jobs have been in the works for some time, a GM spokesperson tells NBC News.

            U.S.
            • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

              OBAMA LEAVES BEHIND A TAINTED LEGACY ON IMMIGRATION

              Obama leaves behind a mixed legacy on immigration - hope for young immigrants tinged by political impasse and the shadow of deportations.

              • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                EDDIE LONG, MEGACHURCH PASTOR EMBROILED IN SCANDAL, DIES

                Eddie Long, the pastor of a Georgia megachurch whose reputation was tarnished after former congregants accused him of sexual misconduct,...

                • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                  THESE 8 MEN ARE REPORTEDLY AS RICH AS HALF THE WORLD

                  The eight tycoons' net worth, as calculated by Forbes, was cited Monday by anti-poverty activists Oxfam in a report highlighting income...

                  World
                  • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                    THIS LAWLESS MARKET TOWN IS A DISNEYLAND FOR GUN LOVERS

                    Want a knock-off Beretta or AK-47 that's "guaranteed" to be as good as the original at a fraction of the cost? Check out Darra Adam...

                    Market
                    • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                      TRUDEAU'S VACATION BEING INVESTIGATED BY ETHICS WATCHDOG

                      Canada's ethics commissioner said she is launching an investigation into Trudeau's family holiday at the Aga Khan's private island...

                      • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                        HOW AUTOMATION MAY CHALLENGE TRUMP'S PROMISES ON JOBS

                        A consulting company says the U.S. is on the verge of a robotics revolution - 10 percent of manufacturing tasks handled by robots today...

                        U.S.
                        • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                          BILOXI DECLARES THIRD MONDAY OF JANUARY MLK JR. DAY

                          The change, announced Monday, came after an avalanche of criticism over what Biloxi had previously called the holiday: 'Great Americans...

                          • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                            INSPIRING AMERICA: MEET THE 4-YEAR-OLD WHO'S READ MORE THAN 1,000 BOOKS

                            Four-year-old Daliyah Arana was invited to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King's birthday at a school outside of Atlanta, where she read...

                            • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                              GENE CERNAN, LAST ASTRONAUT ON THE MOON, DIES AT 82

                              Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last of only a dozen men to walk on the moon, has died with relatives by his side at a Houston hospital.

                              • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                                MEET AN AMAZING AMERICAN RHODES SCHOLAR WITH AUTISM

                                Jory Fleming is not your average Rhodes Scholar.He may have a perfect GPA but the University of South Carolina student has a number...

                                • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                                  FLU SEASON IS GETTING WORSE, CDC SAYS

                                  Flu season is off and running, right on time, federal health officials said Friday. The Pacific Northwest is getting hit hard, and...

                                  Running, Health
                                  • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                                    8-YEAR-OLD CANCER SURVIVOR CHARMS AS GOLDEN GLOBES RED CARPET PHOTOG

                                    At just 8-years-old and not an actress, Juanita Hernandez made one of the biggest splashes on the red carpet Sunday night.

                                    • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                                      HOW DRONES ARE HELPING SCIENTISTS STUDY WHALES

                                      The drones capture important genetic material from the world's largest animals - and it's less intrusive, because the whales likely...

                                      World
                                      • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                                        DRUG COMPANY EXEC PAY JUMPED AS EPIPEN PRICES HIKED

                                        As Mylan's EpiPen prices rose over 400 percent, pay for its top executive jumped over 600 percent.

                                        • By NBC News   -   Jan 17, 2017

                                          ZION HARVEY: A YEAR AFTER HIS DOUBLE HAND TRANSPLANT

                                          NBC News recently visited with Zion Harvey, who last year became the first child to receive a double hand transplant.