The cosmic impact that ended the age of dinosaurs killed many living creatures on land and in the sea, but scientists have found, puzzlingly, that life in freshwater largely escaped this fate. Full story
As the rest of the nation bakes amid a heat-wave, volunteers in Arlington, Texas, came together to make a winter wonderland for a cancer-stricken six-year-old whose only wish was to play in the snow.
It’s the time of year when many of us ditch the heels and slip into something a little more comfortable. But seemingly innocuous flip-flops can actually cause pain in your feet, knees, hips, and more. Sports medicine physician Dr. Jordan Metzl warns of the negative effects of the summer footwear.
Many living in the Northern part of the country tonight are saying enough is enough as heavy snow and strong winds are producing blizzard like conditions and it's not over yet. The Weather Channel’s Janel Klein reports.
New winter alerts are in effect across the Great Plains and upper Midwest for early next week. Snow totals of eight to 18 inches are possible from Montana to North Dakota through Monday. The nasty weather moves east by midweek. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.
Winters came from Ohio, and got his start in the entertainment business after his wife entered him in a talent contest so he could win a new watch. Soon it was off to New York and Hollywood and work alongside the comedic legends of the day. Winters passed away Friday at 87. NBC’s Kevin Tibbles repor
Two workers descend from the Sydney Harbour Bridge, as a rainbow is seen in the sky, on a sunny winter afternoon in Sydney July 31, 2013. Sydney has enjoyed maximum temperatures of about 3 degrees Celsius above normal, topping the previous record July average of 19 degrees Celsius by about a third
A passenger ferry navigates past the Sydney Opera House and the Central Business District on a sunny winter afternoon in Sydney July 31, 2013. Sydney has experienced one of the warmest Julys on record with average daytime temperatures of above 19 degrees Celsius , local media reported. REUTERS/Danie
A passenger ferry navigates past the Sydney Opera House, as a rainbow is seen in the sky, on a sunny winter afternoon in central Sydney July 31, 2013. Sydney has experienced one of the warmest Julys on record with average daytime temperature of more than 19 degrees Celsius , local media reported. RE
A combine drives through a field of soft red winter wheat during the harvest on a farm in Dixon, Illinois, July 16, 2013. REUTERS/Jim Young