Iranian President Hassan Rouhani ripped Trump's comments to the United Nations General Assembly a day earlier as ignorant, absurd and hateful.
President Donald Trump has begun putting public pressure on his Republican colleagues in an attempt to convince them to vote for the legislation.
Travelers who check at least one bag when flying domestically are paying more overall than they did before airlines began unbundling fares in 2008.
Helen Huynh's youngest sister, who lives in Vietnam, is a perfect stem cell donor match. But she has been unable to acquire a visa to enter the U.S.
The latest Obamacare repeal bill would set off a decade of health care wars as states struggled to cover residents with less money and an uncertain fu
At a floral-themed and scented luncheon Wednesday, first lady Melania Trump urged the spouses of world leaders to step up for the next generation.
Former President Barack Obama called Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act aggravating and defended his signature legislation.
Jimmy Kimmel should have picked up the telephone, not the microphone, if he was unhappy with the GOP's latest effort to replace Obamacare, two senator
Bonuses are becoming the norm — but some employers are withholding them from the lower ranks and only using them for top performers.
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Before they were household names, Edible Arrangements, Vita Coco & Vosges Haut Chocolat were featured on MSNBC's Your Business. Here's how they made t
Comedy duo Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher talk about their new Back to Back tour, married life and diversity in media.
The cybersecurity firm FireEye says hackers sponsored by the Iranian government has targeted the petrochemical industry and military and commercial av
Barbuda's ambassador says they could afford to rebuild if the U.S. paid what it owes as the result of a 14 year trade dispute over online gambling.
LaMotta's fiancée said he died Tuesday at a Miami-area hospital from complications of pneumonia.
Bob Menendez are seeking to show jurors the New Jersey Democrat tried to hide free flights and other gifts he received from a wealthy donor. On Wednes
Dominica's main hospital took a beating from Hurricane Maria while buildings serving as shelters had their roofs ripped off, an official said.
Lena Waithe is the the first black woman to win an Emmy for Outstanding Writing For a Comedy Series for Master of None.
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The Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017 has put Washington lawmakers at odds with Silicon Valley over how to adequately fight sex trafficking.
Maria, the strongest storm to hit Puerto Rico since 1928, had maximum sustained winds of 155 mph as it churned toward the U.S. territory.
There's a new Jimmy Kimmel test for you, it's called the lie detector test. You're welcome to stop by the studio and take it anytime, the TV host sa
Maria was expected to pass close to the Virgin Islands and was on track to arrive in Puerto Rico by Wednesday morning.
Nominations for the Latin Grammy Awards have been postponed because of Tuesday's earthquake in Mexico and the aftermath of hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Caribbean residents feared a new round of destruction from Category 5 Hurricane Maria as it barreled towards the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico Tuesda
For the first time ever, WNBA teams and players can be played in a video game.
Michael Dourson, Trump's pick to lead the EPA's Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, is facing tough questions over his industry-funded
Apple's big software update is here, including a slew of new augmented reality apps.
Ahead of the Senate's September 30 reconciliation deadline, Republicans appear to be giving Obamacare repeal one last try with Graham-Cassidy.
Despite his turn at the Emmy Awards, news network sources tell NBC News that Spicer will not be a paid contributor for any of the five major organizat
6.8 percent of people who said they were of Asian descent alone did not have health insurance in 2016 compared to 7.8 percent in 2015, according to th
Police in Buckeye, Arizona, this week released body camera video showing an officer detaining an autistic teen who the officer believed was using drug
How an iconic brand got left on the shelf.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions visited Portland — a sanctuary city — to rail against the evils of sanctuary cities, bringing up an alleged undocum
Liris Crosse, a plus-sized model on the front lines of the fashion world, is repping curvy #BlackGirlMagic.
Graham-Cassidy has done little to address the policy concerns of those who either voted against Obamacare repeal last round or reluctantly supported i
The Georgia Tech student's death highlights the need for better mental health resources for LGBTQ college students, some advocates and health professi
Extended deployments, delayed maintenance, gaps in training and nearly a decade of budget cuts have strained the U.S. Navy, Navy leaders said.
Despite reaching a record high of $59,000 a year, the average middle-class salary actually hasn't gone up in nearly 20 years, when adjusted for inflat
Harvard Medical School has taken a multi-pronged approach to ensure its physicians-in-training are prepared for the unique needs of LGBTQ patients.
Jose, a Category 1 storm, is now the 'longest-lived hurricane of the season,' meteorologists say.
After years of trying to slim down, Brian Bolduc suddenly had a powerful motivation to lose weight: his mother's life depended on it.
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Some companies are so desperate for the right worker, they've partnered with schools to equip workers with the exact skills they need to get hired imm
Hurricane Maria is heading for a direct hit on Puerto Rico, which is already struggling through a crippling financial crisis ─ and fallout from Hurr
Toys R Us, the New Jersey-based toy retailer, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection while keeping open its stores.
We will need help, my friend, we will need help of all kinds, the prime minister of Dominica wrote after the storm passed.
Former Fox TV guest Scottie Nell Hughes claims in a suit that offers to appear on air dropped off after she rebuffed the Fox host she is accusing.
As President Trump faces world leaders at the U.N. this week, U.S. officials are working behind the scenes to allay fears about how foreign policy is
The Republican National Committee collected $7.3 million in August, despite President Donald Trump's low approval ratings.
A quiet 2017 governor's race in Virginia is about to heat up this week as the candidates prepare to meet in a high-stakes debate Tuesday.
With $218.7 million to date, It is the highest-grossing September release ever and a much-needed hit to follow a historically bad August.
The White House named former Cincinnati Bengals running back Johnathan Holifield the new executive director of the initiative on HBCUs.
Secretary of Defense James Mattis and his South Korean counterpart have discussed the option of putting nuclear weapons in the country to deter Nort
Roy Moore, the GOP front-runner in next week's special Senate election in Alabama, lamented division between reds and yellows.
Pro-immigration activists shouted down Rep. Nancy Pelosi Monday for her negotiations with President Trump to protect undocumented immigrants in the U.
Shonda Rhimes and her team at Shondaland have partnered with Hearst and launched a new website, shondaland.com, to expand their brand in the digital s
At an awards show originally created to honor television, a show that isn't even on TV took home the night's top honor.
The family of former national security adviser Michael Flynn has established a legal defense fund for him as he is scrutinized by investigators lookin
Some cable subscribers may lose access to ESPN and the ABC network this fall if talks between Disney and cable company Altice USA break down.
WASHINGTON— There must be an answer. Whatever is harming U.S. diplomats in Havana, it has eluded the doctors, scientists and intelligence analysts s
There's an excellent chance that Maria will be a major hurricane very close to Puerto Rico in 48 hours, NBC News meteorologist Bill Karins said earl
Two more leaders in the the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet were relieved of of their commands, following a string of deadly collisions involving warships.
Trump ordered a review earlier this year after complaining about improper land grabs by former presidents, including Barack Obama.
Lena Waithe made history as the first African-American woman to win for comedy writing, while Donald Glover became the first to win for comedy series
Last month yielded the best off-year August fundraising haul in the history of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
Big Little Lies is a display of female clout in a project that touched viewers by dealing with domestic violence, divorce, child-rearing and aging g
The widely acclaimed Master of None episode Thanksgiving was based on Lena Waithe's experience of coming out as a lesbian.
Since he co-founded it in 1967, Rolling Stone and Wenner have been synonymous, writing the history of rock in a style equal parts reverent and irrever
Spicer rolled in on a wheeled podium and proclaimed: This will be the largest audience to witness an Emmys ever.
Cotton was also asked if he would have any problem serving with a transgender person. I don't know, he responded.
Students in Miami-Dade and Broward counties, two of the nation's largest school districts, will return to class Monday.
Barbuda's infrastructure — the power grid, phone lines and water treatment plant — is devastated.
Irma damaged parts of the Caribbean already, but Maria is predicted to pile on more.
Sen. Bernie Sanders chalked up the fact that some of his supporters during 2016's Democratic primary eventually voted for Trump to the nature of poli
The moment seems ripe for horse trading between Trump and Democrats, but will either party's base allow them to make a deal?
Tohono O'odham Nation Chairman Edward Manuel is determined to prevent President Trump's proposed border wall from carving a path through his tribe's l
The president has made no secret of his dislike for the 2015 agreement, which saw painful sanctions lifted in exchange for Iran curbing its nuclear pr
Bored on your long flight? Icelandair is trying to spice things up, offering an 11-hour immersive theater production on a trip from London to New York
Netflix said in a statement that it was 'aware of the passing of Carlos Munoz Portal, a well-respected location scout, and send our condolences to his
Nevada may soon become the first state to allow recreational marijuana in public, paving the way for pot to be consumed and regulated like alcohol is
Montana came to understand the power of ice and fire this week, as it dealt with snowfall and a wildfire at the same time.
The president of ESPN sent an email to staff that seemed to touch on the controversy after anchor Jemele Hill called Trump a white supremacist on Twit
It appears to be the first use of the designation since 2009, when the Obama team dropped the label for an enemy combatant during the Bush presidenc
Only two of the 25 films released by major studios between June 1 and Sept. 1 included fully developed LGBTQ characters, according to a new GLAAD repo
DapperQ's R/Evolution runway show celebrated the evolution of queer style and fashion's power to be leveraged as a tool for resistance.
Following the social network has disabled the ability for advertisers to target profiles that contain hate speech.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions can't follow through with his threat to withhold public safety grant money to so-called sanctuary cities, a judge ruled
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