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Mark Zaleski / AP Investigators carry a body from the crash site Tuesday where a small plane crashed Monday near a YMCA in suburban Nashville, Tenn.
By Nadia Sikander, NBC News New York’s newly elected mayor is already walking away from the city’s oldest traditions: The St.
By Charles Wilson, The Associated Press Nathan Slinkard was 5 years old when his mother failed to return him to his father as an Indiana court had ordered. On Tuesday, the 23-year-old man was back home with his father, about a week after he walked into the United States Consulate in Guadalajara, Mexico, and identified himself. Nathan Slinkard arrived in Indianapolis last week, 18 years after he went missing, the Hancock County Sheriff's Department and National Center for Missing and Exploited Children said Tuesday. Slinkard was 5, his brother, Andrew, was 7, and their sister, Sydney, was 3 in October 1995 when they went missing from Greenfield, a city about 20 miles east of Indianapolis.
By Jim Miklaszewski and Jeff Black, NBC News The nuclear officer cheating scandal seems to have spread to another branch of the U.S.
Delaware State Police Melvin Morse heads the Institute for the Scientific Study of Consciousness and has appeared on 'Oprah' and 'Good Morning America.' By Lacey Johnson, Reuters GEORGETOWN, Del.
Larry Downing / Reuters file U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo). By Talesha Reynolds, Jim Miklaszewski and Jeff Black, NBC News Millions of dollars worth of fraud uncovered in a National Guard recruiting program in which recruiters secretly pocketed referral bonuses is likely far worse than was earlier known, an Army general told a Senate subcommittee on Tuesday.
At the start of a rough and wild week of weather, the second in a line of nasty storms is taking shape this morning, ready to dump snow and ice from Colorado all the way to New England.
Matt Carr / Getty Images file Philip Seymour Hoffman, 46, was found dead in his New York City apartment Sunday.
By Frank Heinz, NBC Dallas-Fort Worth Doctors at the Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation say a teen who plummeted 3,500 feet to the ground last month walked with assistance Monday and may make a full recovery.
By Steven Covelman, NBC Los Angeles An alleged thief dubbed the “Apologetic Bandit” for his polite, remorseful tone while committing a string of robberies is in custody on suspicion of holding up at least 10 gas stations and convenience stores in Orange County over the past year.
By Elizabeth Chuck, Staff Writer, NBC News A federal judge is hearing arguments Tuesday on whether Virginia's ban on gay marriage should be struck down, in a case that could have repercussions for marriage equality throughout the South.
Hopeful passengers are settling in for extended delays, as flight disruptions are slated to cost $2.5 billion.
NBC News By M. Alex Johnson, Staff Writer, NBC News Four members of the same family were killed aboard a light plane that crashed Monday near Nashville, Tenn., authorities said.
A 4-year-old child died after being pulled unresponsive from a swimming pool on a Norwegian Cruise Line ship off the coast of North Carolina on Monday, cruise line and Coast Guard officials said.
Courtesy of the Center on Wrongful Convictions Nicole Harris was exonerated in 2013 in the death of her four-year-old son.
WFLA-TV An investigator and a bystander at the scene of an accident that killed three elderly women Sunday in Bradenton, Fla.
By Bill Briggs, NBC News contributor The Department of Veterans Affairs' promise to end by 2015 its massive, benefits backlog for disabled veterans has "stalled," according to an analysis released Monday by a leading veterans' organization. After slicing its glut of pending claims from a peak of 600,000 cases in March 2013 to 400,000 in November, the VA has been unable to budge below that threshold this year, according to "The Red Tape Report," authored by the group Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America.
By Henry Austin and Christopher Nelson, NBC News A convicted killer who broke out of a Michigan prison during the Super Bowl then carjacked and kidnapped a woman as he fled was captured in Indiana on Monday, police said.
NBC News By M. Alex Johnson, Staff Writer, NBC News Four people were feared dead aboard a light plane that crashed Monday in suburban Nashville, Tenn., including the pilot, who witnesses said saved many lives by narrowly avoiding a nearby YMCA building.