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Mohammed Syed

Mohammed Syed is a reporter for NBC News' social newsgathering team.

Mohammed Syed is a reporter for NBC News' social newsgathering team.

Latest from Mohammed Syed

43d ago

8 Akron, Ohio, police officers placed on leave following killing of Black motorist

Eight Ohio officers were placed on paid administrative leave and Akron city officials braced for protests after police fatally shot a Black motorist, official said Friday.
127d ago

No convictions for defendants in Michigan Gov. Whitmer kidnapping trial

A federal jury failed to convict four men accused of plotting to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
195d ago

Tom Brady reportedly retires, leaving legacy of unprecedented victory and longevity

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady is reportedly retiring from the NFL, according to ESPN which cited multiple anonymous sources and the National Footba
219d ago

California police dog mauled and maimed man who missed rental car payment, lawsuit says

Ali Badr, of Oakland, Calif., filed a federal lawsuit last month against the city of San Ramon and its police department after he alleges a dog mauled him.
243d ago

Rescuers hunt for survivors after deadly tornadoes rip through several states

Rescuers are combing through piles of debris looking for survivors after a deadly tornado outbreak tore through Kentucky and other states late Friday and early Saturday, leaving entire communities devastated.
258d ago

Stowaway found in plane's landing gear compartment at Miami airport

A man was being examined at a hospital after he was found in a plane's landing gear compartment at Miami International Airport Saturday morning, authorities
274d ago

California police officer dies of Covid while on leave for missing vaccination deadline

As of Friday, 97.2 percent of the San Francisco Police Department were in compliance with the city's vaccination mandate, a police department spokesperson said.
306d ago

Lego vows to remove gender bias from its toys

Lego has vowed to remove gender bias from its toys in light of new research that found girls are being held back by society’s ingrained gender stereotypes.
318d ago

Unvaccinated NBA players who miss games will also be missing paychecks, league says

“Any player who elects not to comply with local vaccination mandates will not be paid for games that he misses," NBA executive vice president and chief spokesman Mike Bass said.
320d ago

Person of interest found dead in search for Miya Marcano, missing Florida college student

A man whom she had "rebuffed" was found dead of an apparent suicide, officials said, and loved ones fear the worst.
324d ago

After backlash, Illinois Catholic school reverses course, hires lesbian coach

Benet Academy, a private Catholic high school, gave Amanda Kammes the head girls lacrosse coach offer it had rescinded after learning she is married to a woman.