Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed a new gun law Wednesday that greatly expands the number of public places where licensed owners are allowed to carry their weapons.
The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems, including $1 million to workers who owed back taxes, a government investigator said Tuesday.
Man fatally shot by Oregon officer last month had been stalking young women in a van that he converted into a "movable dungeon".
Study finds cash is covered in bacteria.
Robotics club at Johns Hopkins University in Maryland turn staircase into walking piano.
Recent droughts send cattle prices to their highest levels since 1987.
U.S. Marshall shoots and kills alleged gang member when he lunges at witness in Salt Lake City court.
Drake University holds annual bulldog beauty pageant.
The Supreme Court hears a case today that could impact how you watch television.
Runners return for the 118th Boston Marathon, one year after a bomb attack killed three and wounded dozens more.
12 remaining "Voice" contestants face off tonight on NBC.
Family finds decomposing body under deck during Easter Egg hunt.
A 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the voyage halfway across the Pacific Ocean unscathed despite frigid temperatures.
Attorney General Eric Holder attends memorial service for three victims of Jewish center shootings.
A year after a fertilizer plant explosion rocked the tight-knit city of West, Texas, a lot of the physical damage is cleaned up, but the emotional scars still run deep.
Picture of 3-year-old Nebraska boy goes viral after the boy is discovered inside a Bear Claw arcade machine.
Experts said Wednesday that the prospects of survival were slim for almost 300 passengers missing for more than 12 hours after their ferry sank in cold ocean waters off South Korea.
Newly released internal GM documents reveal that the company in 2001 considered -- and rejected – an ignition switch design that two prominent safety advocates say could have avoided the problem that led the automaker to recall millions of vehicles this year.
Pennsylvania police officer poses as Amish woman to catch sexual predator.
Security camera catches home burglar lurking over child's crib in Houston, Texas.
Security video shows runaway horse carriage as it plows through downtown Savannah, Georgia.
The United States, European, Russian and Ukrainian officials will meet today for the first time in Geneva to try and resolve the crisis in the Ukraine.
Florida woman who was attacked by black bear talks about the ordeal.
New report says fussy toddlers should not be soothed with television.
An Arizona boy is brought to tears when his deployed soldier-father makes surprise appearance at NBA game.
As Boston prepares for Tuesday's marathon, city leaders hold flag raising ceremony to remember victims of last year's bombing.
Authorities say the man behind Sunday's killings at two Kansas Jewish centers is a well-known anti-semanticist.
Sprint is dialing up a cell phone for children.
Seahawks running back Christine Michael takes Texas teen to high school prom.
The bodies of seven infants are found inside a Utah home. The woman, who police believe is their mother has been arrested.
Colorado company unveils first age-verifying, pot vending machine.
Ohio judge orders man to admit he's a bully. Forces him to stand on street corner with sign.
Two of Nevada’s top elected leaders are riding to the rescue of a rancher whose decades-long range war with the federal government has reached a boiling point in recent days.
Freshly squeezed? You're going to pay more for that glass of breakfast OJ.
President Obama tapped a new lieutenant on Friday to lead the vast array of federal health programs, saying goodbye to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius who is resigning after a long and rocky tenure with the administration.
Chimps break free at Kansas City Zoo, prompting panic among patrons.
What should you do if you're still using Windows XP on your computer? Mike Wendland explains what to do to keep your computer running well and virus free.
Florida police arrest hit & run driver accused of triggering fatal crash into daycare center.
Bus carrying prospective college students rolls over on California highway, killing ten and injuring dozens more.
Health and Human Service Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning, U.S. officials told NBC News on Thursday.
You better be bringing home the bacon if you want to bring home some bacon because pork prices are skyrocketing!
A House committee voted Thursday to hold Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress, as Republicans escalated their bid to "get to the bottom" of the former IRS official's role in the political targeting scandal.
CBS announced on Thursday that "Colbert Report" host Stephen Colbert will be the next to helm the "Late Show" desk.
A new possible signal has been located underwater by searchers hunting for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the official heading the operation said Thursday.
A student stabbed in the back during the rampage at a high school outside Pittsburgh said that he wondered: “Will I survive or will I die?”
Four American Presidents, including President Obama have gathered to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
The "Heartbleed" Bug is a major security flaw in a widely used software that usually protects your personal information.
Police search for hit and run driver that sent another vehicle careening into a Florida daycare, killing one child and injuring several more.
At least one person was killed when a vehicle crashed into a daycare center in Winter Park, Fla. Wednesday, police said.
Fort Hood prepares for memorial service honoring victims of shooting spree.
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 6.39 million vehicles globally for a variety of problems spanning nearly 30 models in Japan, the U.S., Europe and other places.
As the situation continues to deteriorate in the Ukraine, Washington lawmakers grapple with their next steps as sanctions have been largely ineffective.
Teens posing for prom photo end up in backyard pond.
High tech animation shows Oso landslide as it happened.
Celebration at Iowa State University spirals out of control.
Police in Kansas City investigate another highway shooting, the most recent in a string of 14.
Pennsylvania police say high school sophomore went on early morning stabbing rampage.
An Oklahoma City girl who says she asks everyone she meets to buy Girl Scout cookies has broken the organization's decades-old sales record by a margin about the size of a Thin Mint.
Report finds taxpayers are getting ripped off by unqualified and unethical tax return preparers.
President Obama announces moves to strengthen enforcement of equal pay laws for women.