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Could High Court Give GOP Escape Hatch on Marriage?

Could High Court Give GOP Escape Hatch on Marriage?

The biggest political story Tuesday was the one playing out at the Supreme Court, which was hearing oral arguments over whether gay couples nationwide have the right to get married.

32 minutes ago

"People Are Stuck": Trekker Survives Quake

"People Are Stuck": Trekker Survives Quake

As the death toll in Nepal climbed past 5,000 on Monday because of a devastating weekend earthquake, one San Francisco man survived to describe some of the chaos.

21 minutes ago

NFL Giving Up Tax-Exempt Status

NFL Giving Up Tax-Exempt Status

The National Football League is giving up its tax-exempt status. In a letter to team owners, Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities...

50 minutes ago

WATCH: Woman Pulls Boy From Baltimore Riot

WATCH: Woman Pulls Boy From Baltimore Riot

Baltimore TV station WMAR reports that a mother saw her son on television taking part in protests and went to confront him, slapping him.

2 hours ago

"Full House" to Get Lifetime Movie Treatment

"Full House" to Get Lifetime Movie Treatment

Like "Saved By the Bell" before it, "Full House" will get the unauthorized treatment with "The Unauthorized 'Full House' Story" on Lifetime.

8 minutes ago

Disney to Rehire Workers Who Refused Soiled Costumes

Disney to Rehire Workers Who Refused Soiled Costumes

Walt Disney World must rehire three performers who were fired when they refused to wear soiled spandex unitards as part of their costumes for the "Festival of the Lion King'' show after an arbitrator ruled...

1 minute ago

New Bill Would Put Panic Button in Every Taxi, Livery Cab

New Bill Would Put Panic Button in Every Taxi, Livery Cab

Every taxi and livery car in New York City could soon have a panic button that riders could use to hail police, if a bill introduced in City Council Tuesday passes.

2 hours ago

Sesame Street Takes on Avengers With ''Aveggies''

Sesame Street Takes on Avengers With ''Aveggies''

In a new parody video from the kids' show, Cookie Monster and his friends channel their inner superheroes to battle the villainous Bon Bon, who's trying to destroy all the healthy food on the planet.

20 minutes ago

Iran Seizes Cargo Ship; U.S. Navy En Route

Iran Seizes Cargo Ship; U.S. Navy En Route

The Iranian military has seized a cargo ship owned by an American shipping company and flagged to the Pacific island nation the Marshall Islands off the coast of Iran, senior U.S. defense officials told NBC News...

3 hours ago

WATCH: The Moment Freddie Gray Was Arrested

WATCH: The Moment Freddie Gray Was Arrested

Freddie Gray died while he was under police custody, because of a severed spinal chord.

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7-Vehicle Collision Causes Fiery Mess on I-880

7-Vehicle Collision Causes Fiery Mess on I-880

Up to seven vehicles were caught up in fiery collision Tuesday morning along Interstate Highway 880 in San Leandro, closing the freeway for two hours and injuring two – one critically.

Is Umbilical Cord Blood Banking Worth the Cost?

Is Umbilical Cord Blood Banking Worth the Cost?

Private cord blood banks say your newborn’s umbilical cord blood is an insurance policy against future disease. A new push in California advocates parents to donate that cord blood instead. NBC Bay Area...

"People Are Stuck": Trekker Survives Quake

"People Are Stuck": Trekker Survives Quake

As the death toll in Nepal climbed past 5,000 on Monday because of a devastating weekend earthquake, one San Francisco man survived to describe some of the chaos.

Supreme Court to Hear Gay Marriage Arguments

Supreme Court to Hear Gay Marriage Arguments

Tuesday is a potential watershed moment for America's gay and lesbian couples. After rapid changes that have made same-sex marriage legal in all but 14 states, the Supreme Court will hear arguments over whether...

WATCH: Police Give Update on Baltimore Unrest

WATCH: Police Give Update on Baltimore Unrest

Residents of Baltimore armed with brooms and trash bags began sweeping up the streets of their city as dawn broke Tuesday morning, hours after riots plunged some neighborhoods into chaos. People swept away...

Suspect Hospitalized Day Before Stabbing

Suspect Hospitalized Day Before Stabbing

Sheriff's officials say William "Billy" Shultz, arrested for stabbing a 9-year-old boy Sunday, was briefly hospitalized on Saturday after his family requested an evaluation of his mental health status.