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Inside the largest sexual harassment settlement in Congress
Details surrounding the largest sexual harassment settlement yet uncovered on Capitol Hill provide a window into an opaque, convoluted and confusing process.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 12:00 PM
Lawyer says NBC failing to protect privacy of Lauer accuser
Ari Wilkenfeld, who represents the woman whose charge of sexual harassment led to Lauer's firing from TODAY, says his client wanted NBC to "do the right thing."

POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 4:11 PM
NYPD opens investigation over Russell Simmons accusations
New York City police have opened a preliminary investigation into sexual assault allegations against hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons, two sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 12:19 AM
Will he testify? Time for Turkish banker in sanctions trial to decide
Turkish banker Hakan Atilla listened to gold trader Reza Zarrab testify against him for seven days in a U.S. sanctions case.

POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 10:26 PM
U.S. jets use warning flares to chase away Russian jets over Syria
Russian planes have been breaching U.S. airspace in Syria up to eight times a day since early November, according to a military spokesman.

POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 9:02 PM
New York woman accused of trying to send Bitcoin to ISIS
Zoobi Shahnaz of Brentwood is charged with trying to send $85,000 in bitcoin to ISIS fighters in Syria.

POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 8:48 PM
Haley displays missile as evidence Iran violating nuclear deal
The Trump administration accused Iran on Thursday of violating United Nations resolutions, unveiling what U.S. officials said was proof that Iran is exporting missiles and other military hardware to a rebel group in Yemen.

POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 7:04 PM
Republicans step up attacks on Mueller
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told a House hearing Wednesday that he saw no reason to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller from the Russia probe.

POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 6:30 PM
Kids, porn off limits for Dennis Hastert, judge says
It's not clear why a federal judge tightened restrictions on accused sex abuser Dennis Hastert, who was released from prison in July.

POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 3:07 PM
DOJ releases text messages from FBI staffers having affair
The Department of Justice released 90 pages of text messages late Tuesday night, many harshly critical of Donald Trump, that were exchanged between an FBI lawyer and an agent.

POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 5:34 AM

NBC News World News

Rohingya refugees tell harrowing tales of rape
Violent rape is so common for Rohingya Muslim refugees fleeing Myanmar that women talk about it openly, startled aid workers say.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 11:05 PM
China signals reconciliation with Japan at massacre memorial
President Xi Jinping led a nationally televised ceremony to remember the 300,000 Chinese who died when Japan's Imperial Army occupied Nanjing.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 3:47 PM
Palestinian protesters set pictures of Mike Pence on fire
In light of the White House's recent decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Palestinian protesters set flame to placards with Mike Pence's face.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 9:08 PM
Campaigner predicts North Korea 'peace offensive' in 2018
Kim Hong-gul, one of the few outsiders to have met North Korea's dictator, believes Pyongyang will go on a "peace offensive" despite recent missile launches.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 9:43 AM
Could Russia cut off internet to NATO countries?
Russia could try to cut global underwater communications cables potentially triggering catastrophic repercussions for the West, Britain's military chief warned.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 10:57 AM
British embassy worker found dead by roadside
Law enforcement officials in Beirut are examining a crime scene where a British embassy worker has been found dead on a roadside.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 10:36 PM
Putin calls Trump to thank him for shared intelligence information
Russian President Vladimir Putin called President Donald Trump on Sunday allegedly to thank him for providing Russia a CIA tip that thwarted a terrorist bomb plot in St. Petersburg.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 8:50 PM
Pope marks 81st birthday with extra-long pizza
Pope Francis celebrated his 81st birthday by blowing out a single candle on a rectangular pizza 13 feet long.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 5:22 PM
Sydney man charged with brokering North Korea missile sales
A Sydney man is charged with acting as an agent for North Korea to allegedly broker sales for Pyongyang, including components used in missiles.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 2:03 AM
Ancient mammoth skeleton sells for $645,000
An ancient and nearly intact mammoth skeleton has sold to the CEO of Soprema at a French auction house for nearly $645,000.

POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 9:50 PM

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Utility says outage at Atlanta airport may have involved a fire at an underground electrical facility
A power outage at Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, the world's busiest airport, is leaving thousands of passengers stranded and planes grounded.


POSTED DECEMBER 18, 2017 1:06 AM
When the lights went out: 'Completely pitch black' at airport
Travelers stranded on planes on the tarmac for hours. Darkness in the terminal. Passengers guiding their cautious steps by the flashlights on their phone.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 11:24 PM
Passenger: We've been on tarmac over 2 hours
Power has been restored to parts of the world's busiest airport, Hartsfield-Jackson International in Atlanta. CNN producer Betsy Klein reports from her flight, one of dozens stuck on the tarmac.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 10:05 PM
Inside the airport serving more people than any other on Earth


POSTED JANUARY 01, 0001
Airfare hacks: 5 ways to fly for less
Frequent fliers know that in the competitive world of modern airlines, it takes a skilled player to spot the good deals among the gimmicks.


POSTED MARCH 19, 2017 6:34 PM
Sen. McCain will miss tax vote as he travels home
Sen. John McCain is heading home to Arizona to continue recovering from the side effects of chemotherapy for a brain tumor and will not be in Washington for the tax vote this week, two sources close to McCain confirmed to CNN.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 9:43 PM
Trump says he is not considering firing Mueller
President Donald Trump says he's not considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller, and added that his "people" are "very upset" about the counsel's decision to obtain tens of thousands of emails from the Trump transition team.


POSTED DECEMBER 18, 2017 12:30 AM
Mueller team defends obtaining transition emails
Lawyers representing the Trump presidential transition wrote to members of Congress accusing special counsel Robert Mueller of obtaining unauthorized access to tens of thousands of transition emails, including what they claim to be documents protected by attorney-client privilege.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 9:57 PM
Trump tries hiding from Omarosa on 'SNL'
"Saturday Night Live" spoofed a festive White House with Alec Baldwin as President Donald Trump decorating the Christmas "tree of shame" with "haters and losers" from 2017.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 7:34 AM
House panel to interview publicist who arranged Trump Tower meeting
The House Intelligence Committee has at least two interviews scheduled Monday to kick off a packed week of witnesses in the panel's Russia probe.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 11:51 PM

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California's Thomas Fire: Resident says it's like a war zone
Jeannette Frescas was not concerned about the Thomas Fire until the massive flames inched toward her neighborhood.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 6:47 PM
Photos: Wildfires spread in Southern California
See images from Southern California as powerful Santa Ana winds fuel a series of fast-moving wildfires.


POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 11:52 PM
Couple loses two homes in two months to wildfires
Dr. Antonio Wong and his wife remember falling in love with their first home, a 3,000 square-foot beauty in Southern California they've owned for more than a decade.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 3:17 PM
The California wildfires by the numbers
A spate of California wildfires has destroyed an area larger than New York City and Boston -- combined. And with only a quarter of the colossal Thomas Fire contained, the end is a long way off.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 6:29 PM
Help victims of the California wildfires
Southern California is being ravaged by fierce wildfires that have devastated areas north of Los Angeles.


POSTED DECEMBER 12, 2017 2:59 PM
Prince Harry interviews Barack Obama for radio show
Britain's Prince Harry is pulling out all the stops for his upcoming guest editor slot -- complete with a chat with former US President Barack Obama.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 9:46 PM
Jones: Mueller not tainted 'at this point'
On State of the Union, Senator-elect Doug Jones responds to criticism of the Special Counsel investigation of the Trump campaign.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 4:58 PM
Pentagon study of UFOs revealed
Beyond preparing for the next field of battle, or advancing a massive arsenal that includes nuclear weapons, the Pentagon has also researched the possible existence of UFOs.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 6:17 AM
Trump and Bannon urge Moore to concede
Both President Donald Trump and his former chief political strategist Steve Bannon are urging Roy Moore to concede, as the defiant Republican Senate candidate refuses to admit defeat to Democrat Doug Jones.


POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 8:49 PM
Vote explainer: Can Republicans still pass the bill if senators are absent?
Senate Republicans are working to shore up enough votes within their caucus to pass tax reform next week, even in the unlikely but possible scenario that two Republican senators are absent for the big vote.


POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 6:17 AM

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Should dating apps have HIV filters?
Dating apps and sites offer the option to filter matches by sex, ethnicity, height or religion -- but they could be even more personal.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 12:13 PM
How Grindr got men to self-test for HIV
Grindr, a dating app for gay men, was found to be an effective way to give out HIV self-test kits to men at risk of infection and reduce the spread of HIV, according to a recent study.


POSTED JULY 25, 2016 1:04 PM
When sex is bad for men, good for women


POSTED SEPTEMBER 08, 2016 4:56 PM
When your kids think you're always wrong
It can be exasperating when your tween or teen thinks you are wrong all the time, but it is often a normal part of your child's development.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 4:31 PM
How to deal with a defiant child
Most parents have struggled with a defiant child, but what they might not realize is that there are steps they can take to eliminate the challenging behavior.


POSTED AUGUST 30, 2016 4:07 PM
Stop the meltdowns!
In my house, we called it going boneless. That's when my girls, as toddlers, would arch their backs, screaming uncontrollably, usually in a public place (of course!) and there was nothing my husband or I could do to satisfy them.


POSTED AUGUST 19, 2016 8:37 PM
Setting limits for 'spoiled' kids
More than 10 years ago, as I headed to one of my final OB/GYN appointments before my first daughter was born, I had a moment.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 13, 2016 5:27 PM
Toxic chemicals are hiding in your house dust
Researchers say 45 toxic chemicals are found commonly in your house dust, with 10 of them lurking in 90% of homes across the country.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 2:33 PM
A four-day workweek could be hazardous to your health
The math is simple, but the implications of these schedules are different. The danger is in disregarding the effects that can occur as a result of fatigue and stress.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 10:47 AM
Prescription heroin gets green light in Canada
Health Canada has amended its regulations to allow Canadian doctors to prescribe heroin as a treatment for those who are severely addicted to the drug. Last week's change to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act permits doctors to apply for permission under the federal Special Access Program to offer their addicted patients diacetylmorphine: pharmaceutical-grade heroin.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 1:15 AM

CNN.com - RSS Channel

Here's how to donate to a Top 10 CNN Hero
Anderson Cooper explains how you can easily donate to any of the 2017 Top 10 CNN Heroes, through CrowdRise. Conditions apply.


POSTED DECEMBER 18, 2017 12:57 AM
Evening news briefing from CNN
Evening news briefing from CNN on Sunday, December 17.


POSTED DECEMBER 18, 2017 12:57 AM
Trump says he's not considering firing Mueller
After arriving back from Camp David, President Trump told reporters that he is not considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller.


POSTED DECEMBER 18, 2017 12:25 AM
No reason for power outage at Atlanta airport
A reported power outage at Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is leaving thousands of passengers stranded and planes grounded. CNN's Kaylee Hartung describes what travelers are experiencing at the world's busiest airport.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 11:04 PM
Passenger: We've been on tarmac over 2 hours
Power has been restored to parts of the world's busiest airport, Hartsfield-Jackson International in Atlanta. CNN producer Betsy Klein reports from her flight, one of dozens stuck on the tarmac.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 10:05 PM
McCain to miss tax vote after hospitalization
Sen. John McCain is heading back to Arizona to continue his recovery for the side effects of his brain cancer treatment and will not be in Washington for the tax vote.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 9:56 PM
Prince Harry interviews Obama for radio show
Britain's Prince Harry is pulling out all the stops for his upcoming guest editor slot -- complete with a chat with former US President Barack Obama.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 9:16 PM
Winds strengthen California wildfires
Strong winds threaten to fuel the Thomas fire, currently California's third-largest blaze in history. CNN's Miguel Marquez reports.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 8:11 PM
Culture changes amid harassment tipping point?
Every day, new allegations of harassment by powerful men continue to come out. But is enough being done to reform the corporate culture amid this "tipping point?"


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 7:36 PM
Pro-Trump media's war on Mueller
Kurt Bardella, Hadas Gold and David Folkenflik discuss the anti-FBI, anti-Mueller campaign by conservative media outlets. Bardella asserts that Fox News is "getting its cues directly from the White House." Folkenflik says there are common "messages" being promoted by Fox hosts, Trump allies and the administration.


POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 7:30 PM

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Report: MH370 disappearance a criminal investigation, police chief says
The investigation into Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is now classified as a criminal investigation, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing the Malaysian police chief.


POSTED APRIL 02, 2014 5:17 PM
Ebola toll rises in 'unprecedented' outbreak
An outbreak of Ebola hemorrhagic fever in West Africa has spread to Guinea's capital and beyond its borders in an "unprecedented epidemic," a leading aid agency reported Monday.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 8:51 AM
Republicans hit a nerve when it comes to Obamacare
Republicans are going all in, hoping that the payout is big. Like control of the Senate, big.


POSTED APRIL 07, 2014 9:53 PM
Ukraine crisis: NATO suspends cooperation with Moscow
NATO will suspend "all practical civilian and military cooperation" with Russia because of its annexation of Crimea, saying it has seen no sign that Moscow was withdrawing troops from the Ukrainian border.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 7:57 PM
Will Caesars impress with Las Vegas High Roller?
The 550-foot-tall High Roller has finally opened on the Las Vegas Strip.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 11:10 AM
'How I Met Your Mother' ends a legendary run
After 208 episodes, countless "legendarys!" and any number of pineapple incidents, slaps and slutty pumpkins, "How I Met Your Mother" came to an end Monday night.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 7:01 AM
Unmanned drone crashes on South Korean border island
An unmanned drone crashed on a South Korean island near its disputed maritime border with the North, the country's defense ministry said Tuesday.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 9:07 PM
Obamacare hits enrollment goal with 7.1 million sign-ups, President says
A last-minute enrollment surge enabled the White House to meet its original sign-up target for the Affordable Care Act, a surprising victory for the Obama administration after a rocky rollout of the program that has become a political hot potato for Democrats and a rallying cry for Republicans.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 6:45 PM
Washington landslide death toll rises to 24; number of missing stands at 22
The grim death toll from the massive landslide in rural Washington rose Monday to 24 people, and the discovery of three more bodies means the list of those confirmed killed likely will rise soon, authorities said.


POSTED APRIL 01, 2014 8:00 AM
Begala: I got a better deal through Obamacare
I signed up for health care through the Affordable Care Act last week.


POSTED MARCH 31, 2014 11:56 AM

NBC News Health

Rohingya refugees tell harrowing tales of rape
Violent rape is so common for Rohingya Muslim refugees fleeing Myanmar that women talk about it openly, startled aid workers say.

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 11:05 PM
The emotional risks of gifting DNA gene tests
Home DNA tests are marketed as way families can learn genetic risks for everything from Parkinson's to Alzheimer's. What if some don't want to know?

POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2017 5:43 PM
When breaking news is breaking you: How to cope with the 24/7 news cycle
Breaking news is breaking us. Here's how to stay informed without damaging your mental health.

POSTED DECEMBER 16, 2017 9:54 PM
Judge temporarily blocks new Trump rules on birth control
A federal judge issued the injunction, temporarily stopping the government from enforcing the policy change to former President Obama's health care law.

POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 10:18 PM
What 5 months of consistent, healthy weight loss looks like
There is no magic switch that makes you suddenly love running and eating kale. Here's how Daniel J. Green found weight-loss success, one step at a time.

POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 7:56 PM
Flu season hits early this year
The U.S. may be in for an early and dangerous flu season, with influenza already more widespread than it was this time last year, the CDC says.

POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 3:28 PM
Today is the last day to buy ACA insurance
Despite endless repeal efforts, millions are signing up for health insurance on the Obamacare markets in the final days of open enrollment, and finding bargains

POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 3:08 PM
Asian Americans don't get treated for alcoholism. This group wants to change that for South Asians.
South Asian Alcoholics Anonymous meets each thursday in Iselin, New Jersey.

POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 1:55 PM
Tax bill kills health insurance mandate
The tax bill being fought over in Congress kills the individual mandate - the unpopular Obamacare provision that required everyone to buy health insurance.

POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 12:21 PM
Anxiety signs can feel more physical than mental
Shortness of breath, racing heart and tremors could be signs of anxiety

POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 8:07 PM

NBC News Weather

Surfers brave wildfire smoke to catch waves
Surfers in a California seaside community hit the beach to catch waves, despite smoke-filled skies from a looming wildfire.

POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 3:41 PM
New evacuations ordered as California wildfires whip across region
Massive wildfires continued to scorch Southern California on Sunday fueled by whipping Santa Ana winds.

POSTED DECEMBER 11, 2017 12:36 PM
Billion-dollar climate disasters drain the nation
This year is set to reach the record for the most billion-dollar climate disasters in the nation's history, according to reports.

POSTED DECEMBER 09, 2017 8:31 PM
Ember storms terrorize residents caught in California blazes
Erratic winds are feeding the wildfires, which have blanketed coastal Southern California in thick smoke and blown hot embers onto rooftops.

POSTED DECEMBER 08, 2017 11:14 PM
Hit by Harvey, two Texas high school football teams hit back
With all C.E. King and Kingwood high schools endured after Hurricane Harvey, their football game against each other had "a deeper meaning to it."

POSTED DECEMBER 08, 2017 9:26 AM
Thousands flee massive Southern California wildfire
The Thomas Fire has already forced 27,000 people to evacuate their homes as the blaze ripped through 55,500 acres.

POSTED DECEMBER 06, 2017 7:34 AM
Puerto Rico drug shortage threatens tiniest patients
Power outages caused by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico are hitting production of saline, but they're also causing bottlenecks in the supply of amino acids

POSTED DECEMBER 03, 2017 6:59 PM
Hurricane season ends, leaving devastation in its wake
To the relief of many, the 2017 hurricane season came to a close on Thursday, leaving devastation and questions in its wake.

POSTED DECEMBER 02, 2017 3:01 PM
White House requests $44B in disaster relief
The White House Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack from lawmakers from hurricane-hit regions as way too small.

POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 9:35 PM
Climate Change Is Already Messing Us Up, Report Says
Climate change is already killing people through extreme weather and is damaging human health, as well as the economy, a new report finds.

POSTED OCTOBER 31, 2017 3:31 PM

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