Ex-Virginia Governor Says CEO's Loans Not Inappropriate

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell testified Friday that he took a second loan from a wealthy businessman because it was offered.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 12:08 pm

Wasps Kill Cat, Huge Nest Discovered

Florida wasps build a massive nest between a discarded recliner and a wall, which isn't discovered until a cat jumps up for a nap, and is killed. WFLA's Holly Bounds reports.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 11:39 am

Vitamins Switched Out With Dangerous Alternatives

Police search for person who replaced about 25 bottles of vitamins with heart medication, pain relievers and cat food, then returned them to store shelves. WOOD's Heather Walker reports.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 11:36 am

School Panic Buttons: Saving Seconds Means Saving Lives

Denver's McGlone Elementary school has newly installed 'duress buttons,' which if triggered during an emergency, will automatically launch lockdown protocols. KUSA's Nelson Garcia reports.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 11:33 am

Jellyfish Invade California Lake

Dry, warm conditions lead to explosion of freshwater jellyfish in California's Lake Oroville. KNVN's Jason Atcho reports.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 11:29 am

Vet Battles for Benefits After Feds Declare Her Dead

A 92-year-old WWII veteran finds humor in being declared dead, despite being very much alive, and in need of her now halted retirement benefits. WFLA's Candace McCowan reports.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 11:24 am

Watch Live: White House Press Briefing

Deputy Press Secretary Eric Shultz holds a press briefing from Martha's Vineyard.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 11:16 am

Watch Live: White House Press Briefing - 1:30 PM ET

Deputy Press Secretary Eric Shultz holds a press briefing from Martha's Vineyard.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 11:16 am

Why Ferguson Police Never Filed 'Incident Report'

Prosecutor: Case was turned over to St. Louis County police almost immediately; no records will be released until grand jury completes investigation.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 10:53 am

Teen 'Fire Challenge' Stunt Prompts Statewide Alert

Officials are alarmed by Internet videos of youths dousing their bare skin in flammable liquids, like alcohol, and lighting it on fire. Read more: http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local/NJ-Fire-Officials-Concered-Over-Fire-Challenge-Stunts-272290391.html#ixzz3B8KJhkKS Follow us: @nbcphiladelphia on Twitter | nbcphiladelphia on Facebook

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 10:47 am

Life in a Town Where Every Home Must Own a Gun

In a symbolic gesture born of frustration, the town of Nucla, Colorado, passed an ordinance requiring the head of every household to own a firearm.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 10:38 am

Storms Bring Severe Flooding to Indiana

Heavy rains swamp parts of Indiana flooding homes and roadways.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 10:28 am

Teen Who Survived Two Plane Crashes Achieves Dream

Austin Hatch stepped on the basketball court for the University of Michigan this past Sunday in a moment doctors thought would never happen.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 10:16 am

Hundreds of Roses Line Street Where Brown Was Slain

While a second night of calm held in Ferguson, Missouri, about 750 roses lined the street where unarmed teenager Michael Brown was killed by police.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 8:27 am

Flags Taken in Brooklyn Bridge Mystery Back in U.S.

Police say the two American flags grabbed from the Brooklyn Bridge as part of a flag-swap stunt by German artists are back in the United States.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 8:24 am

'Dating Naked' Contestant Sues for $10 Million

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 8:20 am

2-Time Plane Crash Survivor Fulfills Basketball Dream

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 8:12 am

Pharrell Williams' 'Happy' Hat Lands in Museum

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 8:01 am

Why Did Ferguson Erupt? The Answer Depends on Your Race

White and black residents of Ferguson, Missouri, tell starkly different stories about their city, its problems, and the Michael Brown shooting aftermath.

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 7:58 am

Paralyzed Amy Van Dyken-Rouen Takes First Steps

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 7:38 am

Lawyer: Dickey's Mixed Up Chemical Cleaner Before

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 7:33 am

National Guard Leaving Ferguson

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 7:15 am

Firefighters Injured in Ice Bucket Challenge

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 7:10 am

US Ebola Patient: 'Thankful to God for Sparing My Life'

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 6:58 am

Nancy Writebol's Sons: 'She's Happy to Be Healed'

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 6:53 am