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3h ago

'Dancing with the Stars' alum Hayes Grier accused of beating man in North Carolina

Grier was charged Monday in North Carolina with robbery, assault causing serious bodily injury and felony conspiracy.
Hayes Grier in New York in 2016.
Hayes Grier in New York in 2016.
4h ago

Simone Biles will return for balance beam final after grappling with the 'twisties'

“We are so excited to confirm that you will see two U.S. athletes in the balance beam final tomorrow — Suni Lee and Simone Biles,” USA Gymnastics tweeted.
Image: Simone Biles
Image: Simone Biles
4h ago

Rapper Fetty Wap's daughter dies at age 4

It is unclear what the cause of death was or when Lauren Maxwell died.
Fetty Wap performs in Atlanta on March 15, 2016.
Fetty Wap performs in Atlanta on March 15, 2016.
6h ago

'All I have ever dreamed of': Jade Carey wins gold for Team USA in floor exercise final

Carey, 21, took home her first Olympic medal after winning gold with a score of 14.366 in the women's individual floor exercise final at the Tokyo Olympics.
Image: Jade Carey
Image: Jade Carey

ICE to begin processing migrant families to relieve border station overcrowding

In an unprecedented move, ICE is set to begin processing migrant families at the southern border in an attempt to alleviate overcrowding at patrol stations, according to two Homeland Security officials. NBC News justice correspondent Julia Ainsley reports. 
ICE to begin processing migrant families to relieve border station overcrowding
ICE to begin processing migrant families to relieve border station overcrowding
8h ago

Canada stuns U.S. women in semifinal, ending Americans' bid for soccer gold

The U.S. team will now play in the third-place game for a chance to win a bronze medal.
Image: Carli Lloyd
Image: Carli Lloyd
8h ago

U.S., U.K. and Israel say Iran attacked Israeli-managed tanker

"We are confident that Iran conducted this attack," Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in a statement. Tehran has denied involvement in the incident.
Image: The Mercer Street
Image: The Mercer Street

Florida, California lead U.S. Covid surge as nation passes 35 million cases

Florida reported 21,683 new cases Friday, its highest one-day total since the start of the pandemic.
Magda Arredondo, left, and Patrick Sheehy, right, reposition a patient in the ICU inside Little Company of Mary Medical Center on July 30, 2021 in Torrance, Calif.
Magda Arredondo, left, and Patrick Sheehy, right, reposition a patient in the ICU inside Little Company of Mary Medical Center on July 30, 2021 in Torrance, Calif.
17h ago

Four killed in Northern California helicopter crash

The helicopter went down northwest of Sacramento in Colusa County, authorities said.

Evacuations lifted as progress is made against Western fires

Containment of the Bootleg Fire in remote southern Oregon was up to 74 percent.
A firefighter out of California puts out hot spots on the Bootleg Fire north of Bly, Ore., on July 17, 2021.
A firefighter out of California puts out hot spots on the Bootleg Fire north of Bly, Ore., on July 17, 2021.