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'Red flag laws' offer tool for preventing some gun violence

From California to Florida, 'red flag laws' are showing promise to prevent some suicides and mass shootings, supporters say

Dayton shooter's friend loses another bid to get…

A friend of the Dayton gunman who investigators say bought body armor and an ammunition magazine used in the shooting has lost a second attempt to get out of jail

A Psychologist Removed Epstein From Suicide Watch

It was a "doctoral-level psychologist" who determined Jeffrey Epstein should be removed from suicide watch, the Justice Department revealed late Friday, according to USA Today . The billionaire financier was found dead in his cell at the federal Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan August 10 as he awaited trial on charges...

Hong Kong police and protesters clash, ending…

Hong Kong protesters have thrown bricks and gasoline bombs at police, who responded with tear gas, as chaotic scenes returned to the summer-long anti-government protests for the first time in nearly two weeks

Indigenous wellness 'helps heal historical trauma'

A Native American movement is encouraging indigenous people to reconnect with their ancestral practices.

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At global summit, Trump facing limits of…

President Donald Trump has arrived in France for an international summit with the leaders of the globe's economic powers as he confronts the consequences of his preference for going it alone, both in a divided United States and an interconnected world.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Completes Pancreatic Cancer…

She completed three weeks of radiation therapy at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.

Russian capsule carrying robot fails space…

A Russian space capsule carrying a humanoid robot has failed to dock as planned with the International Space Station

Biden Poses an Unexpected Hypothetical

Joe Biden had an odd, and jarring, rhetorical question for voters at a New Hampshire town hall Friday. While discussing the assassinations of his "political heroes," Robert F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King, Jr., during what NBC News calls a "meandering discussion" at the Dartmouth College event, the 2020 Democratic...

PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the…

PHOTOS: Twins participate in a tango world championship in Argentina; a robot staffs a box office in Tokyo; rugby players lifted into the air during a match in South Africa.

'I don't want no sympathy:' Football helps heal…

A high school in a Northern California town that was mostly destroyed by a wildfire has won its first football game since the blaze

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G-7 summit in France a test of unity among world…

World leaders and protesters are converging on the southern French resort town of Biarritz for the Group of Seven summit

'I will give my last drop of blood for this…

Members of Brazil's indigenous Mura tribe vow to defend their land, as wildfires rage in the Amazon rainforest.

Obi-Wan, Lizzie McGuire join new Disney Plus…

Ewan McGregor is reprising his "Star Wars" role as Obi-Wan Kenobi in a new series

Illinois Resident's Death Might Be First In U.S…

Illinois health officials said "an individual who had recently vaped and was ​hospitalized with severe respiratory illness" had died.

Putin orders Russia to respond after US missile…

President Vladimir Putin has ordered the Russian military to find a quid pro quo response after the test of a new U.S. missile banned under a now-defunct arms treaty

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Florida man convicted in parking lot shooting of…

A Florida jury has convicted a white man of manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man in a dispute over a handicapped parking spot

51 homes, 3 businesses lost in Alaska wildfire

Officials say 51 homes and three businesses have been destroyed in a wildfire north of Anchorage

Illinois trooper serving warrant dies from…

An Illinois State Police trooper died from wounds suffered early Friday while executing a search warrant in East St. Louis