Man Arrested for Shooting Down Neighbor's Drone

A Kentucky man faces two felony charges after shooting down a drone near his yard says he was only trying to keep his loved ones safe.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 8:13 pm

Man Drowns After Bar Fight Sends Two Into Water in Conn.

Two people fell into the water behind a Bridgeport bar during the course of a fight early Saturday, authorities said. The other man fled the scene.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 7:30 pm

Verizon Strike Possible as Contract Deadline Looms

The union says the company is demanding sharp increases in health care contributions and concessions on pensions. The contract covers 39,000 workers.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 7:22 pm

California Blazes Kill Firefighter, Displace Hundreds

Thousands of firefighters are battling wildfires across California, which have killed one firefighter and displaced hundreds of people from their home

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 6:11 pm

Cincinnati Officer Seen in Video in Heated Traffic Stop

Officer Ray Tensing, who was indicted for murder Wednesday in the death of Samuel Dubose on July 19, appears to be in the video of the 2014 stop.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 5:39 pm

Cellphone Video Appears to Show Ray Tensing in 2014 Traffic Stop

Demetrius Pace, 27, recorded the following interaction with a police officer believed to be Officer Ray Tensing.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 5:15 pm

Nearly $400K Raised to Help in Search for Teens Lost at Sea

The Coast Guard suspended its search Friday, a week after the 14-year-old teens disappeared, but a private search continues.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 5:15 pm

Man Describes Flight Path of Drone in Kentucky Dispute

David Bogg, of Bullitt County, talks about where he flew his drone July 26 before it was shot down.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 4:54 pm

Fourth Person Dies in Legionnaires' Outbreak in New York

A fourth person has died in what the New York City Health Department is describing as an "unusual" spike in Legionnaires' disease in the Bronx.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 3:27 pm

Bobbi Kristina's Relatives Feud at Funeral

Leolah Brown, Bobbi Kristina Brown's aunt, was asked to leave Saturday's funeral after objecting to remarks made by Pat Houston.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 3:26 pm

Okla. Teens Formally Charged With Murdering Family

Robert Bever, 18, and his 16-year-old brother were arrested after their parents and three of their siblings were found stabbed to death on July 22.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 11:55 am

6 Things You Didn't Know About Jeb Bush

NBC'S Lester Holt sat down with GOP presidential hopeful Jeb Bush for a speed round of burning questions.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 11:09 am

Search Ends for Boys Lost at Sea Off Florida's Coast

The search for two 14-year-old boys who have been missing at sea near Florida since last Friday has been called off. NBC's Kerry Sanders reports.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 7:53 am

Cecil the Lion's Killer Contacts Authorities

Dr. Walter James Palmer has admitted to killing Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe. A petition to have him extradited has garnered 188,000 signatures.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 7:51 am

Hannah Anderson Case: Kidnapper's Family Sues FBI for $20M

The FBI has been hit with a $20 million wrongful death claim from the family of James DiMaggio over the Hannah Anderson case.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 7:41 am

Sweltering Heat Keeps Millions Sweating Across U.S.

Above average temperatures continue to blanket most of the country, breaking records in some areas, with no end in sight. NBC'S Kristen Dahlgren reports.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 7:36 am

Firefighter Dies Battling California Wildfire

U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl died while battling a wildfire in northern California.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 7:13 am

Puerto Rico's Debt: Why Bankruptcy Isn't an Option

While Puerto Rico tackles debt that's so large that the governor calls it "unpayable," the options for restructuring are limited.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 5:32 am

Doctor Sexually Assaulted Patients, Took Naked Photos

Jeffrey Joel Abrams, 68, pleaded guilty to 12 counts and could could face probation to more than 25 years in prison when he is sentenced in September.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 3:49 am

Sixth-Grade Teacher Had Sex With 13-Year-Old: Cops

A former elementary school teacher in eastern Pennsylvania has been charged with having sex with a 13-year-old student.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 3:01 am