The Iraqi advance into Mosul's western half slowed Saturday as combat turned to urban warfare and Iraqi forces met stiff resistance from the Islamic State group. Hundreds of civilians poured out of Mosul on foot...
Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 05:06 PM EST
Democrats Elect Perez Party Chairman on Second Ballot
Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman on Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman after a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party's electoral...
Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 07:23 AM EST
2 Teens Shot While Waiting for Bus in Prince George's County
D.C.'s historic black churches are finding ways to keep the faith in changing neighborhoods. Often, that means finding ways to reach out to new members -- while maintaining the communities that they have fostered for decades.
Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 04:27 PM EST
Bar Attack Suspect a 'Drunken Mess,' Not Political: Neighbor
A Kansas man accused of shooting two Indian immigrants and a third man at a bar, in what some believe was a hate crime, was always a drinker but became a "drunken mess" after his father died about 18 months ago,...
Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 06:51 PM EST
Man Killed in DC Shooting Had Lengthy Criminal History
A lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport.
Attorney Chris Mancini told NBC News that 44-year-old Muhammad Ali Jr. and his mother Khalilah...
Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 12:36 PM EST
Comey in Middle of Political Fray Over Trump and Russians
FBI Director James Comey is again in a familiar spot these days — the middle of political tumult.
As a high-ranking Justice Department official in the George W. Bush administration, he clashed with the White...
Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 11:51 AM EST
Mother Shoots, Kills Teenage Son After Argument, Police Say
Stephen Miller, a senior White House policy adviser, claimed that 72 people from the seven countries covered by President Donald Trump’s 90-day travel ban “have been implicated in terroristic activity in the...