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The Latest: Winter storm doesn't stop some…

Some Midwesterns aren't letting a winter snowstorm keep them indoors

Suspended Skating Champ 'Commits Suicide'

A former figure skating champion who had just been suspended from the sport died Friday—apparently by taking his own life, USA Today reports. "My wonderful, strong, amazingly compassionate brother John Coughlin took his own life earlier today," his sister Angela Laune wrote on Facebook in the strongest confirmation thus...

Officer Shoots Teen Who's 'Got a Handgun'—But…

An Arizona police officer Tuesday shot dead a 14-year-old boy who was running away carrying an airsoft gun, CNN reports. The Tempe Police Department officer, identified to media only as Jaen, was responding to a suspicious vehicle in an alleyway when he saw the teen step out of a gray...

The Latest: UK reassures Romania about…

Romania's foreign ministry says Britain has offered reassurances that the half a million Romanian citizens in the U.K. can continue living there regardless of the outcome of Brexit.

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Diocese investigates after students mock Native American

A diocese in Kentucky is looking into videos that show youths, possibly from the diocese's all-male high school, mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington

Ant returns to work with Dec

Ten months after his arrest for drink driving, Ant McPartlin has rejoined Declan Donnelly at the auditions.

A Fireball Erupted From an Illegal Pipeline…

Forensic experts attempted to separate and count charred heaps of corpses in central Mexico on Saturday after a massive fireball erupted at an illegal pipeline tap, killing at least 66 people.

Can The Royal Family Be Arrested? The Answer Is…

After Prince Philip was in a car accident that occurred near Sandringham Estate earlier this week, many in the UK and around the world are wondering, can royals be arrested? For more on the story here is Zachary Devita.

Uber, Cabify cars are attacked in Spain; police arrest 7

Police in Barcelona say they have arrested seven people for allegedly trashing cars working with ride-hailing apps like Uber and Cabify as part of a protest by taxi drivers

Watch This Gymnast Score the Most Joyous Perfect 10

Looking to start your weekend off with a feeling of pure joy, awe, and maybe even a little envy? This now-viral video out of UCLA Athletics should do the trick. NBC Los Angeles reports on the routine that Bruins gymnast Katelyn Ohashi performed last weekend at the Collegiate Challenge in...

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Wall Street rallies

U.S. stocks rose for a fourth consecutive week on hopes of easing U.S.-China trade tensions. Roselle Chen reports.

Dozens of anti-govt protests in Hungary decry…

Dozens of anti-government protests have taken place in Hungary, drawing mostly hundreds of people to each event

Family: New Mexico avalanche victim was Massachusetts native

Relatives say a 26-year-old man who died in an avalanche at a New Mexico ski resort was a Massachusetts native who was on an annual ski trip with his father

Pipeline Explosion In Mexico Leaves Dozens Dead

The explosion comes as Mexico's president launches a campaign against the country's fuel-theft epidemic.

US spy satellite launched into orbit from California

A U.S. spy satellite has been launched into orbit from California's Vandenberg Air Force Base

More lenient state laws could chill low-alcohol…

Beer snobs in states where grocers could offer only low-alcohol brands are raising their mugs to stronger brews thanks to updated laws that could indirectly chill the industry in two others where such regulations remain

Shutdown leads to delays in lawsuits against…

Despite the government shutdown, federal courts around the country have remained open and allowed the wheels of justice to keep turning in criminal cases

Here Comes an 'All-Out Blizzard'

Parts of America already know, but a big winter storm is heading east and will likely pummel New England this weekend. Winter Storm Harper is expected to drop up to two feet of snow and create blizzard conditions in some areas as winter storm warnings are in effect from the...

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Pope puts Sistine choir under aide's eye after scandal

Pope Francis has put a close aide in charge of the Sistine Chapel Choir after a funds scandal

Frances R. Mears, longtime AP reporter and manager, dies

Frances R. Mears, an Associated Press reporter, editor and bureau chief during a journalism career that spanned more than 40 years, has died.