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Canadian army reservist under investigation for alleged 'racist extremist behavior' reported missing

A former Canadian army reservist under investigation for alleged "racist extremist behavior" has been missing for more than a week, and authorities in Canada...

A Producer's Notebook: The story behind 'Justice For All'

It was the middle of the night, and I was staring at the chipped ceiling of my dimly lit cell inside the Louisiana State...

9/11 firefighters at risk for serious cardiovascular issues, new study finds

New York City firefighters who rushed to the remnants of the World Trade Center after the 9/11 terror attacks are dying from health issues...

Rural hospital closings lead to more deaths, study finds

More than 100 rural hospitals have closed in the United States since 2010 and another 430 are at risk of closing, which a new...

Colorado boy describes fighting off mountain lion who had his head in its mouth

An 8-year-old boy from Colorado recovering from a mountain lion attack described how he fought off the animal with a stick as it pinned...

Hurricane Dorian, now Category 1, buffets North Carolina's coast

A weakened Hurricane Dorian was still packing a powerful punch as it skimmed North Carolina's coast Friday morning, bringing fierce winds and a dangerous...

Bahamas braces for death toll to soar as Dorian cleanup begins

The death toll of 30 people was expected to soar in the Bahamas as rescue workers began to assess the devastation left behind by...

Lester Holt: What I learned from spending two nights in a maximum-security prison

This article is part of the NBC News Justice for All series. ANGOLA, La. — His name was George Del Vecchio. On Nov. 22, 1995,...

Air Force jet accidentally fires rocket into Arizona desert

The Air Force is investigating after a jet accidentally fired a rocket into the desert about halfway between Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona, on Thursday. The...

Miami airline mechanic tampered with American Airlines plane to get overtime pay, feds say

An aircraft maintenance worker at Miami’s airport allegedly tampered with a critical piece of a passenger plane’s hardware in July to get overtime pay...

30 indicted in alleged international drug-trafficking ring in U.S., Mexico and Canada

LOS ANGELES — Federal prosecutors said Thursday that 30 people have been indicted in connection with a conspiracy to send hundreds of pounds of...

'Complete failure': Michigan State fined $4.5M by feds over Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal

The Department of Education socked Michigan State University with a record $4.5 million fine Thursday for its “complete failure to protect students” from sexual...