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Singer Kelly Price says she was recovering from Covid, wasn't missing

"At some point, they lost me," the Grammy-nominated R&B and gospel singer said. It was unclear if Price was vaccinated.
Kelly Price performs in Miami on May 8, 2016.
Kelly Price performs in Miami on May 8, 2016.

'The View' hosts say they had false positive Covid tests during Kamala Harris interview

Sunny Hostin and Ana Navarro were pulled off the air in a startling moment of live television that forced an abbreviated interview with the vice president.
Sunny Hostin and Ana Navarro on \"The View\" on Sept. 27, 2021.
Sunny Hostin and Ana Navarro on \"The View\" on Sept. 27, 2021.

It was a cemetery for freed slaves. Now it's a parking lot at the center of a legal battle.

"Developers literally built their wealth on top of other people's graves," said the Rev. William J. Barber II, who is supporting a coalition trying to preserve the Maryland site.
A speaker gives a speech in support of the Moses African Cemetery on Sept. 10, 2021.
A speaker gives a speech in support of the Moses African Cemetery on Sept. 10, 2021.
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Man who attempted to assassinate Reagan to be freed from oversight

Hinckley was 25 when he shot and wounded the 40th U.S. president outside a Washington hotel in 1981.
Image: John Hinckley Jr. arrives at U.S. District Court in Washington.
Image: John Hinckley Jr. arrives at U.S. District Court in Washington.

Map: See if the CDC recommends indoor mask use in your county

Nationwide, more than 9 out of 10 counties are included in the indoor mask guidance.

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 rising around the country. See where case counts are rising the most.

NBC News is following Covid-19 case numbers in states and territories in the United States. The data will be updated daily.
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FBI agents take Brian Laundrie's personal items for DNA matching, attorney says

The parents of Gabby Petito's fiancé "provided the FBI with what they could," his family attorney Steve Bertolino said.
An FBI agent leaves the Florida home of Brian Laundrie on Sept. 26, 2021.
An FBI agent leaves the Florida home of Brian Laundrie on Sept. 26, 2021.
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Body of Baton Rouge toddler found in Mississippi; stepfather arrested in disappearance

Nevaeh Allen was reported missing Friday after her older siblings arrived home from school and noticed the door to their apartment open.
Nevaeh Allen.
Nevaeh Allen.

I got the Moderna vaccine. Can I get a Pfizer booster?

Here's what's known about mixing-and-matching Covid-19 vaccines.
Image: A man receives the Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine from
Image: A man receives the Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine from
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3 killed in West Virginia plane crash

State police identified the victims as Nick Fletcher, 38; Michael Taphouse, 36; and Wesley Farley, 39. All were from the Chesapeake, Virginia, area.
Three people are dead after a small aircraft crashed in a wooded area in Fayette County, W.Va., on Sept. 26, 2021.
Three people are dead after a small aircraft crashed in a wooded area in Fayette County, W.Va., on Sept. 26, 2021.