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4h ago

Sikh community mourns loss of four in Indianapolis FedEx mass shooting

"Enough is enough — our community has been through enough trauma," Komal Chohan, who lost his maternal grandmother in the shooting, said.
Image: Police officers stand behind caution tape near a crime scene on April 16, 2021 in Indianapolis.
Image: Police officers stand behind caution tape near a crime scene on April 16, 2021 in Indianapolis.
4h ago

Scott Rudin stepping away from Broadway following workplace allegations

The Tony Award-winning producer said Saturday that he is "profoundly sorry for the pain my behavior caused to individuals, directly and indirectly."
2017 Tony Awards - Show
2017 Tony Awards - Show
6h ago

Florida nurse accused of threatening to kill VP Kamala Harris

Niviane Petit Phelps made the threats in a series of videos sent to her husband in prison, according to a Secret Service complaint.
Niviane Petit Phelps, of Miami Gardens, was arrested following an investigation by the U.S. Secret Service after allegedly plotting to kill Vice-President Kamala Harris.
Niviane Petit Phelps, of Miami Gardens, was arrested following an investigation by the U.S. Secret Service after allegedly plotting to kill Vice-President Kamala Harris.
7h ago

Multiple children molested at Atlanta summer camp, police say

"This case is heartbreaking because the people entrusted to protect children, our most vulnerable population, violated their trust and harmed innocent children," Atlanta Police Lt. Felicia Claxton said.
Police say they have arrested a man suspected of molesting children under the age of 12 at a West End summer camp in Atlanta.
Police say they have arrested a man suspected of molesting children under the age of 12 at a West End summer camp in Atlanta.
9h ago

Investigation continues into the suspicious disappearance of Virginia man missing for 10 years

Robert Hourihan left his Virginia home on April 8, 2011 and was last seen later that morning at the EW Thomas Grocery. Weeks later, the car he had been driving was found abandoned in Maryland.
9h ago

Elementary school principal charged with sexually abusing 9 boys in New York state

Kirk Ashton, principal of Northwood Elementary School in Hilton, allegedly abused the boys during school hours.
Image: Kirk Ashton
Image: Kirk Ashton

Sharon Osbourne blames 'disgruntled ladies' for her ouster from 'The Talk'

Osbourne spoke about the departure publicly for the first time Friday during an appearance on HBO's "Real Time With Bill Maher."
Image: FILE: Sharon Osbourne Departs \"The Talk\"
Image: FILE: Sharon Osbourne Departs \"The Talk\"

Tracking coronavirus case surges in the United States

New coronavirus cases are rising across the country. Not all upticks are the same.

Covid-19 cases are surging around the country. See where the hot spots are.

NBC News is following Covid-19 case numbers in states and territories in the United States. The data will be updated daily.

Worldwide Covid-19 death toll tops 3 million as crisis deepens Brazil, India and France

The number of lives lost is about equal to the populations of Philadelphia and Dallas combined.
Image: The remains of a woman who died from complications related to Covid-19 are placed into a niche by cemetery workers and relatives at the Inahuma cemetery in Rio de Janeiro, Brazi
Image: The remains of a woman who died from complications related to Covid-19 are placed into a niche by cemetery workers and relatives at the Inahuma cemetery in Rio de Janeiro, Brazi
21h ago

2 more unresponsive crew recovered after Louisiana ship capsizing

Nine people remain missing after the lift boat capsized south of Port Fourchon this week. Six were rescued.
Image: A Coast Guard Station Grand Isle boat crew heading toward a capsized 175-foot commercial lift boat April 13, 2021 searching for people in the water 8 miles south of Grand Isle, La.
Image: A Coast Guard Station Grand Isle boat crew heading toward a capsized 175-foot commercial lift boat April 13, 2021 searching for people in the water 8 miles south of Grand Isle, La.