MEET ZURI ADELE, THE 'GOOD TROUBLE' CHARACTER INSPIRED BY PATRISSE CULLORS

“The show really highlighted that there wasn't a break from these issues, because they're issues that I'm tackling in real life,” the...

MOTHER ADMITS TO KILLING THREE KIDS FOUND DEAD IN PHOENIX HOME, POLICE SAY

The children, a 3-year-old boy, a 2-year-old girl and a 7-month-old girl, were found unresponsive Monday.

 
 
 

'A HUMAN RIGHT': HOMELESS MOMS EVICTED FROM OAKLAND HOME ALLOWED TO RETURN

The eviction of two moms, Dominique Walker and Sameerah Karim, from a vacant home sparked debate over the lack of affordable housing...

SUPREME COURT WON'T RULE ON OBAMACARE BEFORE ELECTION DAY, DECLINES TO FAST TRACK

Nineteen blue states, led by California, had asked the high court for a quick decision.

 
 
 

WHY AREN'T DEMOCRATS MAKING LIFE MISERABLE FOR VULNERABLE REPUBLICANS ON IMPEACHMENT?

First Read is your briefing from "Meet the Press" and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why...

'APPALLING,' 'NATIONAL DISGRACE': DEMOCRATS SLAM MCCONNELL'S IMPEACHMENT PROPOSAL

Schumer accused McConnell of "totally, totally, totally going along with Trump's cover-up, hook, line and sinker."

 
 
 

OZZY OSBOURNE REVEALS PARKINSON'S DIAGNOSIS

"It's been terribly challenging for us all," Osbourne said.

'NOBODY LIKES HIM': CLINTON UNLEASHES ON SANDERS IN SCATHING INTERVIEW

"Nobody likes him, nobody wants to work with him... It's all just baloney," the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee says.

 
 
 

MOUNTAIN LION ATTACKS 3-YEAR-OLD IN CALIFORNIA PARK

The state's department of fish and wildlife gave approval to euthanize the animal "due to the public safety threat."

SANDERS APOLOGIZES TO BIDEN FOR SUPPORTER'S ATTACK

The apology came after several days of back-and-forth between the campaigns over a supporter's op-ed claiming Biden suffers from a...

 
 
 

'LOVE, OVER EVERYTHING': AS WEST VIRGINIA STRUGGLES WITH FOSTER CARE CRISIS, FAMILIES STEP UP

Louisa Snuffer and her wife, Nikki, wanted to build a family together. Now they're the parents of eight children from West Virginia's...

TRUMP CALLS IMPEACHMENT TRIAL A LONG-RUNNING 'HOAX' AT SUMMIT FOR WORLD ELITE

As president's trial gets underway, he'll be counter programming at the gathering of the world's elite in the Swiss mountain town.

 
 
 

CASES OF DEADLY CORONAVIRUS SPIKE AS OFFICIALS CONFIRM HUMAN-TO-HUMAN SPREAD

The outbreak comes ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday during which hundreds of millions of people are expected to travel.

TRUMP IMPEACHMENT TRIAL: THE RULES AND EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

A vote on whether to call witnesses to testify in the Senate is not expected to take place until after opening arguments have concluded.

 
 
 

MILWAUKEE MOM WHO GREW UP IN FOSTER CARE ADOPTS 6 BOYS

Jessica Benzakein's home is full of joy, energy and laughter thanks to her eight children. Jessica, who grew up in foster care, became...

BRUTAL COLD ACROSS MUCH OF THE U.S. AFTER MAJOR WINTER STORM

Ice is a big concern for much of the country, with first responders in Connecticut battling treacherous conditions to rescue a driver...

 
 
 

WATCH: SPACEX LAUNCHES AND DESTROYS ROCKET TO TEST SPACECRAFT'S ESCAPE CAPABILITIES

SpaceX conducted an in-flight abort demonstration to assess how well the Crew Dragon capsule, which is designed to one day ferry astronauts...

ELEPHANT WALKS THROUGH HOTEL LOBBY, CAUGHT ON VIDEO

In Sri Lanka, an elephant was caught on video walking casually through a hotel lobby. Apparently the elephant lives on an adjoining...

 
 
 

BRAD PITT AND JENNIFER ANISTON REUNITE AT SAG AWARDS

The SAG Awards took place Sunday night, but the biggest highlight took place backstage: a reunion between ex-spouses Brad Pitt and...

TWO SCHOOLS WORK TOGETHER TO BUILD RACIAL UNDERSTANDING ON MLK DAY

Thanks to a free video program, two schools in New Jersey and Tennessee - both in highly segregated communities - are working together...

 
 
 



LISTEN: Senate Impeachment Trial Of President Trump

LISTEN: Senate Impeachment Trial Of President Trump

NPR is hosting live special coverage of the trial, beginning with debate on Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's rules resolution on Tuesday. (Image credit: Annette Elizabeth... Read more ...

Hillary Clinton says 'nobody likes' Bernie Sanders; won't commit to backing him

Hillary Clinton says 'nobody likes' Bernie Sanders; won't commit to backing him

The new round of attacks come less than two weeks before the Iowa caucuses. Read more ...

Man arrested in San Antonio bar shooting argues self-defense

Man arrested in San Antonio bar shooting argues self-defense

As the suspect was taken into custody Monday, he promoted his own Instagram account and described himself as “an upcoming artist.” Read more ...

What to expect on day 1 of President Trump's Senate impeachment trial

What to expect on day 1 of President Trump's Senate impeachment trial

For just the third time in U.S. history, the impeachment trial of a president begins in the Senate. Read more ...

Trump gave a rambling speech at Davos touting US economic achievements...

Trump gave a rambling speech at Davos touting US economic achievements without mentioning the elephant in the room - his impeachment trial

Trump gave a rambling, 30-minute speech at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos Tuesday. There he lauded US economic achievements, including his recent trade... Read more ...

'Nobody likes him': Hillary Clinton slams Bernie with Iowa caucus looming

'Nobody likes him': Hillary Clinton slams Bernie with Iowa caucus looming

Hillary Clinton lambasted Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in a forthcoming documentary as a “career politician” who “nobody likes,” savaging her rival for her... Read more ...

'I feel like I'm on Cloud 9': Stolen classic car returned to 106-year-old...

'I feel like I'm on Cloud 9': Stolen classic car returned to 106-year-old WWII vet

Police found the car Monday afternoon at a police station, three days after it was stolen. Read more ...

Super Bowl 2020 odds, line: 49ers vs. Chiefs picks, predictions from SN experts

Super Bowl 2020 odds, line: 49ers vs. Chiefs picks, predictions from SN experts

Our NFL experts are split on picks and predictions for the Super Bowl in 2020, but there's one thing we all agree on: 49ers vs. Chiefs will be a great game, likely coming down... Read more ...

Odell Beckham adds surgery to already-frantic offseason

Odell Beckham adds surgery to already-frantic offseason

The NFL regular season ended less than a month ago, but it's already been an eventful offseason for Odell Beckham Jr. The Cleveland Browns wide receiver underwent surgery... Read more ...

Supreme Court Declines to Fast-Track ObamaCare Review

Supreme Court Declines to Fast-Track ObamaCare Review

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would... Read more ...