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Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 03:32 PM PDT

WNBA Withdraws Fines for Players Protesting Shootings

WNBA Withdraws Fines for Players Protesting Shootings

The WNBA has withdrawn its fines for teams that showed support of citizens and police involved in recent shootings by wearing black warmup shirts before games.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 03:05 PM PDT

Why Russia Supports Separatist Movements

Why Russia Supports Separatist Movements

Russia has invited secessionists from Northern Ireland, Scotland, and those from Spain and Italy for a conference, according to NBC News. “Our goal is to consolidate efforts based on international legal...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 03:07 PM PDT

'Drunkorexia' Common Among College Students: Study

'Drunkorexia' Common Among College Students: Study

Almost a third of college students say they’ve taken part in practices dubbed “drunkorexia,” according to a recent study, NBC News reported. That’s the name for behaviors such as skipping meals or heavy...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 02:36 PM PDT

Man Arrested For Possessing Gun, Drugs, Dismembered Hawk

Man Arrested For Possessing Gun, Drugs, Dismembered Hawk

Police in Salinas on Friday arrested a man out on bail in connection with several crimes including possession of a handgun, possession of a controlled substance and possession of a dismembered hawk.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 08:19 PM PDT

Memorable Moments From #ClearTheShelters

Memorable Moments From #ClearTheShelters

It was her ears! Mandy Rickman visited an animal shelter in the rural Maryland along the Eastern Shore by chance today. She had just finised grocery shopping when she decided to stop by a shelter to look for a...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 09:09 AM PDT

Officials Identify N. Miami Officer Who Shot Caregiver

Officials Identify N. Miami Officer Who Shot Caregiver

A North Miami police commander has been suspended for allegedly fabricating information about the shooting of an unarmed black therapist. City Manager Larry Spring Jr. said Friday that commander Emile...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 07:53 PM PDT

Clinton on Running Mate: Kaine 'Gets Things Done'

Clinton on Running Mate: Kaine 'Gets Things Done'

Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as "a progressive who likes to get things done," joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week's...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 07:56 PM PDT

At Least 80 Killed in Suicide Blasts at Kabul Protest

At Least 80 Killed in Suicide Blasts at Kabul Protest

Suicide bombings in the capital of Afghanistan Saturday killed at least 80 people and injured more than 230, many of whom were taking part in a political demonstration, authorities said. The blasts occurred in...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 02:26 PM PDT

Crews Knock Down Two Fires in San Jose

Crews Knock Down Two Fires in San Jose

Firefighters are at the scene of a fire burning a shed behind an East San Jose home this afternoon.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 08:16 PM PDT

45K Pets Find Homes Through Clear the Shelters

45K Pets Find Homes Through Clear the Shelters

Tilda the pug terrier mix, Charizard the iguana, Rose the Huskie and more than 20,000 other animals found new homes on Saturday as NBC’s pet adoption drive emptied shelters across the country. More than 45,000...

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