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Mom, girlfriend charged in death of 'Little Jacob' after boy's body identified
The Galveston Police Department have identified “Little Jacob” as four-year-old Jayden Alexander Lopez, who washed up on a Galveston, Texas beach in October 2017. His mother Rebecca Rivera and her girlfriend Dania Amezquita Gomez have been arrested in connection to his death.

POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 4:04 PM
Ex-CIA agent indicted on leaking and child pornography charges
Joshua Adam Schulte was the target of an ongoing investigation into the theft of tools that were used by the CIA to spy overseas.

POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 3:51 PM
1,995 children separated from families at border under 'zero tolerance' policy
That's approximately 46 children a day over a six-week period.

POSTED JUNE 16, 2018 11:57 AM
Wisconsin mother of two charged with trying to recruit for ISIS, hacking
Prosecutors say Waheba Issa Dais, 45, hacked into Facebook accounts and used them to spread pro-ISIS propaganda and instructions on how to make weapons.

POSTED JUNE 15, 2018 7:37 PM
Sylvester Stallone under investigation by sex crimes task force
A complaint of sexual misconduct against the "Rocky" star was first made in November 2017, and dates back to the 1990s.

POSTED JUNE 14, 2018 1:17 PM
Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead in her New York apartment
She launched a line of chic handbags in the early 1990s that became a global sensation.

POSTED JUNE 05, 2018 8:27 PM
Twelve years later, Pennsylvania mother remains missing with no arrests in connection with her disappearance
Shelva Rafte, 44 at the time, was last seen in the early morning hours of Memorial Day in 2006 after her boyfriend says the couple got into an argument at his Jenkins Township, Pennsylvania house and Shelva left on foot.

POSTED MAY 28, 2018 6:37 PM
Missing persons case now a homicide investigation for student last seen in 2015
Remains found Friday in Utah’s Hobble Creek Canyon were identified as Elizabeth Salgado. Elizabeth, 26 when she vanished, was last seen in Provo, Utah on April 16, 2015.

POSTED MAY 24, 2018 10:52 PM
Turkish banker sentenced to 32 months in Iran sanctions case
Prosecutors wanted him locked up for at least 15 years.

POSTED MAY 16, 2018 8:08 PM
New Jersey man arrested for murder of missing young father
Authorities have charged Alan McGinnis of Pemberton, New Jersey in the stabbing death of Cody MacPherson, 20, missing since September.

POSTED APRIL 24, 2018 2:13 PM

NBC News World News

An island nation in the Mediterranean Sea is running dry
Countries in the eastern Mediterranean are increasingly vulnerable to drought as the changing climate brings higher temperatures and less precipitation.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 8:24 AM
Why protesters put their lives on the line by approaching Gaza fence
“We want to live a dignified life but we are losing hope,” one demonstrator who was shot by Israeli troops told NBC News.

POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 9:27 AM
North, South Korea agree to reunions for families split by war
An emotional cross-border meeting beckons for 200 Koreans separated by decades of conflict.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 2:12 PM
Bloodshed on the campaign trail taints Turkey's elections
Voters will choose a Parliament as well as a president on Sunday, and polls suggest both elections will be closer than expected.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 2:06 PM
Airbus threatens to abandon Britain, cut thousands of jobs over Brexit
U.K. workers make the wings for Airbus planes that are later assembled in Germany and France, but that could soon end.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 10:42 AM
Moving lump in woman's face was a worm
The parasite, a cousin of heartworm, is found in Europe, Africa and Asia and can grow to as long as six inches.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 7:48 PM
U.S. citizen arrested during Vietnam protest still not charged with crime
Earlier this week, Will Nguyen reportedly confessed on state television in Vietnam. His friends and family say the confession appeared to be coerced.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 5:09 PM
China blocks John Oliver-related content on social media
The "Last Week Tonight" host compared Chinese President to Winnie the Pooh and slammed Asian power's record on human rights.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 4:38 PM
Mothers wait in agony in immigration detention to see children again
"I need to hear his voice," says one mother. "There are many desperate mothers here."

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 2:49 PM
18 mayoral candidates killed ahead of Mexico's July elections, 2 in less than 24 hours
The killings have particularly hit states like Michoacán, Guerrero and Oaxaca.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 2:43 PM - RSS Channel - HP Hero

In one week, the President has taken almost every possible Republican position on immigration
President Donald Trump has taken almost every possible Republican position on immigration in the span of a week as he's tried to deal with the crisis he created of separating thousands of children from their parents at the border.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 9:05 PM
Rubio heckled after touring shelter

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 8:18 PM
See inside immigration detention center
CNN's Brian Todd travels to Bristol, Virginia, for a rare look inside a detention facility for unaccompanied immigrant minors.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 10:36 PM
Analysis: 8 minutes of audio changed the debate
The sounds are unmistakable: Children sobbing. Hard. Begging to be allowed to see their parents, their aunt, a relative. And then crying again when told that isn't possible.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:09 PM
Poppy Harlow responds to Trump's tweet
CNN's Poppy Harlow responds to President Trump who described recent accounts of separated families at the border as "phony stories."

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 10:21 PM
Trump admin says 500 families reunified
The Trump administration said Friday that it had reunified approximately 500 families separated at the border but the status of thousands more separated families remained unclear.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:50 PM
Dem: Trump order is 'unconstitutional'
President Donald Trump's executive order to keep undocumented immigrant parents and children together is "unconstitutional" and did not solve the family separation issue, Rep. David Cicilline said Friday.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:29 PM
DNA reveals a WWII veteran stole an 8-year-old's identity
He was a WWII veteran with a Purple Heart, a wife and three children. But in 1964, he vanished, moved across the country and later took the identity of an 8-year-old boy who had died years before.

POSTED JUNE 23, 2018 12:17 AM
5 anti-trafficking activists gang-raped in India, police say
Five female anti-trafficking activists were gang-raped in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand, police said Friday, the same region where two teens were raped and then set on fire last month.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 6:53 PM
Top Netflix exec out after racial slurs
A top Netflix executive has left the company after he used the N-word in front of colleagues on more than one occasion.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:24 PM - RSS Channel - US

UN: US poor becoming more destitute under Trump

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:43 PM
Gas prices hit the poor the hardest. Here's what Trump can do

POSTED JUNE 16, 2018 2:48 AM
Social Security must reduce benefits if reforms aren't made

POSTED JUNE 05, 2018 10:15 PM
Dr. Sanjay Gupta: After all my years of reporting, this haunts me

POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 11:17 AM
White House donates canceled picnic food to Walter Reed
Perishable food from the canceled congressional picnic was donated to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, the first lady's spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham confirmed Friday.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 9:03 PM
We took an exclusive ride in a flying car

POSTED JUNE 06, 2018 11:35 AM
Thousands of electric scooters are coming to Paris' streets

POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 4:02 PM
This tech can literally make it rain

POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 2:09 PM
Woman whose tires were stolen gets big surprise

92-year-old veteran gets high school diploma

POSTED JANUARY 01, 0001 - RSS Channel - Living

Should dating apps have HIV filters?
Dating apps and sites offer the option to filter matches by sex, ethnicity, height or religion -- but they could be even more personal.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 12:13 PM
How Grindr got men to self-test for HIV
Grindr, a dating app for gay men, was found to be an effective way to give out HIV self-test kits to men at risk of infection and reduce the spread of HIV, according to a recent study.

POSTED JULY 25, 2016 1:04 PM
When sex is bad for men, good for women

When your kids think you're always wrong
It can be exasperating when your tween or teen thinks you are wrong all the time, but it is often a normal part of your child's development.

How to deal with a defiant child
Most parents have struggled with a defiant child, but what they might not realize is that there are steps they can take to eliminate the challenging behavior.

POSTED AUGUST 30, 2016 4:07 PM
Stop the meltdowns!
In my house, we called it going boneless. That's when my girls, as toddlers, would arch their backs, screaming uncontrollably, usually in a public place (of course!) and there was nothing my husband or I could do to satisfy them.

POSTED AUGUST 19, 2016 8:37 PM
Setting limits for 'spoiled' kids
More than 10 years ago, as I headed to one of my final OB/GYN appointments before my first daughter was born, I had a moment.

Toxic chemicals are hiding in your house dust
Researchers say 45 toxic chemicals are found commonly in your house dust, with 10 of them lurking in 90% of homes across the country.

A four-day workweek could be hazardous to your health
The math is simple, but the implications of these schedules are different. The danger is in disregarding the effects that can occur as a result of fatigue and stress.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 10:47 AM
Prescription heroin gets green light in Canada
Health Canada has amended its regulations to allow Canadian doctors to prescribe heroin as a treatment for those who are severely addicted to the drug. Last week's change to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act permits doctors to apply for permission under the federal Special Access Program to offer their addicted patients diacetylmorphine: pharmaceutical-grade heroin.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 1:15 AM - RSS Channel

Testing shows man stole identity of 8 year old
DNA testing reveals a WWII veteran stole the identity of 8-year-old boy who died in a car accident in 1945.

POSTED JUNE 23, 2018 12:16 AM
Evening news briefing from CNN
Evening news briefing from CNN on Friday, June 22.

POSTED JUNE 23, 2018 12:16 AM
Melania says a lot with very few words
After the First Lady's surprise appearance -- and bold fashion statement -- in Texas, CNN looks at Melania Trump's role in the White House.

POSTED JUNE 23, 2018 12:12 AM
U.N. Human Rights Chief on family separations
Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein tells Fareed family separations were "absolutely prohibited" under international human rights law.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:50 PM
On GPS: Would Reagan have backed separations?
Former Reagan White House official Linda Chavez tells Fareed the current GOP's stance on immigration policy is "bad for conservatism and bad for America".

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:50 PM
On GPS: Is war in space inevitable?
Renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson says he has little confidence that "we'll all be friends" once political tensions arise in outer space.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:50 PM
Nick Kristof on the politics of immigration
On GPS: Nick Kristof tells Fareed low unemployment and "deep revulsion at the family separations" may break the immigration policy deadlock in the future.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:50 PM
On GPS: Are immigration tensions here to stay?
The National Review's Reihan Salam tells Fareed the stigmatization of immigrants who aren't highly skilled will be an issue in the US for "decades to come".

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:50 PM
Dem lawmaker: Trump's order is not legal
Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI) tells CNN's Wolf Blitzer that President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration is unconstitutional.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:22 PM
Sen. Cardin: This scars the child for life
Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) criticizes the Trump administration's handling of the separation and reunification of immigrant families at the US-Mexico border.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:22 PM - Most Popular

Report: MH370 disappearance a criminal investigation, police chief says
The investigation into Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is now classified as a criminal investigation, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing the Malaysian police chief.

POSTED APRIL 02, 2014 5:17 PM
Ebola toll rises in 'unprecedented' outbreak
An outbreak of Ebola hemorrhagic fever in West Africa has spread to Guinea's capital and beyond its borders in an "unprecedented epidemic," a leading aid agency reported Monday.

POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 8:51 AM
Republicans hit a nerve when it comes to Obamacare
Republicans are going all in, hoping that the payout is big. Like control of the Senate, big.

POSTED APRIL 07, 2014 9:53 PM
Ukraine crisis: NATO suspends cooperation with Moscow
NATO will suspend "all practical civilian and military cooperation" with Russia because of its annexation of Crimea, saying it has seen no sign that Moscow was withdrawing troops from the Ukrainian border.

POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 7:57 PM
Will Caesars impress with Las Vegas High Roller?
The 550-foot-tall High Roller has finally opened on the Las Vegas Strip.

POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 11:10 AM
'How I Met Your Mother' ends a legendary run
After 208 episodes, countless "legendarys!" and any number of pineapple incidents, slaps and slutty pumpkins, "How I Met Your Mother" came to an end Monday night.

POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 7:01 AM
Unmanned drone crashes on South Korean border island
An unmanned drone crashed on a South Korean island near its disputed maritime border with the North, the country's defense ministry said Tuesday.

POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 9:07 PM
Obamacare hits enrollment goal with 7.1 million sign-ups, President says
A last-minute enrollment surge enabled the White House to meet its original sign-up target for the Affordable Care Act, a surprising victory for the Obama administration after a rocky rollout of the program that has become a political hot potato for Democrats and a rallying cry for Republicans.

POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 6:45 PM
Washington landslide death toll rises to 24; number of missing stands at 22
The grim death toll from the massive landslide in rural Washington rose Monday to 24 people, and the discovery of three more bodies means the list of those confirmed killed likely will rise soon, authorities said.

POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 8:00 AM
Begala: I got a better deal through Obamacare
I signed up for health care through the Affordable Care Act last week.

POSTED MARCH 31, 2014 11:56 AM

NBC News Health

Common childhood virus is linked with Alzheimer's
Herpes viruses which cause roseola, one of the most common childhood illnesses, more abundant in brains of people who died of Alzheimer's

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 6:45 PM
Moving lump in woman's face was a worm
The parasite, a cousin of heartworm, is found in Europe, Africa and Asia and can grow to as long as six inches.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 7:48 PM
Can a TB vaccine help treat diabetes?
BCG vaccine may change the way the body handles sugar, study finds

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 1:43 PM
Why doctors, dietitians and even psychiatrists like the Nordic diet
The Nordic diet has many of the healthy benefits of Mediterranean diet. What is it exactly and how does it measure up against its southern European cousin?

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 12:26 PM
A better way to do a detox diet for summer
Cleanses can leave you hangry, sluggish and bloated — here's the right way to reboot your diet without restriction.

POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 10:26 AM
How yoga keeps your brain healthy
A little downward dog action buffers stress, enhances cognition and keeps your noggin young.

POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 9:02 PM
Children under 13 separated from parents at border
The young immigrants are in the care of a government agency not set up to handle large numbers of children.

POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 7:08 PM
Lawsuit alleges U.S. forcibly gave migrant children drugs
The suit alleges the drugs are a preemptive way to manage trauma, known as a 'chemical straight jacket.'

POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 3:50 PM
Paralyzed ER doctor beats the odds, returns to work
After a biking accident landed him in a wheelchair, a Minnesota physician says he's now a better doctor.

POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 11:16 PM
When breaking news is breaking you: How to cope with news anxiety
Breaking news is breaking us. Here's how to stay informed without damaging your mental health.

POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 9:38 PM

NBC News Weather

TV weathercasters spread global warming news
Local weathercasters have become one of the primary conduits for news on global warming. One nonprofit helped push the change.

POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 8:34 AM
Could another El Niño tamp down hurricane season?
El Niño oftens means a milder Atlantic hurricane season — but worse winter storms in the South.

POSTED JUNE 15, 2018 4:36 AM
This May was the hottest on record in the U.S. since 1934
May warmed to a record average 65.4 degrees in the Lower 48 states, breaking the high of 64.7 set in 1934, officials said.

POSTED JUNE 07, 2018 6:24 PM
Thousands allowed back home after landslide near N.C. dam
The National Weather Service said floodwaters had reached the highest levels since September 2004, during Hurricanes Frances and Ivan.

POSTED MAY 30, 2018 8:46 PM
Body of missing National Guardsman found in Maryland river
Eddison Alexander Hermond got swept up during destructive flash flooding while he was trying to assist a woman who had escaped through a window.

POSTED MAY 30, 2018 2:12 AM
Storms turn Memorial Day weekend dangerous on East Coast
Subtropical storm Alberto was taking aim at the Gulf Coast, while a separate storm system caused flooding in Maryland.

POSTED MAY 29, 2018 10:47 PM
Two journalists killed as Alberto drenches the South
Forecasters said the storm remained capable of potentially life-threatening flash floods as it spreads over Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee and the Carolinas.

POSTED MAY 29, 2018 9:07 AM
China calls U.S. warships in South China Sea 'provocation'
The Defense Ministry said the ships "undermined strategic mutual trust" and "damaged peace, security and good order in relevant waters."

POSTED MAY 27, 2018 10:28 PM
65 dead in Pakistani city as temperature tops 111 degrees
The heat wave has coincided with power outages and the start of Ramadan, when most Muslims do not eat or drink during the day.

POSTED MAY 22, 2018 9:09 PM
Deadly storms leave thousands without power along East Coast
An 11-year-old girl in Newburgh, N.Y., was among the people killed by the storm when a tree toppled onto the car she was in.

POSTED MAY 16, 2018 5:02 PM

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