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Takata files for bankruptcy, overwhelmed by air…

Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., drowned in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs

Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _…

Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags are lining the streets for gay pride parades in coast-to-coast events. Some celebrations this year are taking political tones in reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era.

Fugitive lawyer says he's fled the US using fake…

A fugitive Kentucky lawyer at the center of a nearly $600 million Social Security fraud case has fled the country using a fake passport and has gotten help from someone overseas

Crowd catches girl falling from amusement park…

Bryan Llenas shares details of harrowing incident

Authorities: Mother left kids in hot car to teach…

Bryan Llenas reports on the official complaint

UK: All samples from high-rise towers fail fire…

The list of high-rise apartment towers in Britain that have failed fire safety tests grew to 60, officials said Sunday, revealing the mounting challenge the government faces in the aftermath of London's Grenfell Tower fire tragedy

Homes evacuated after California river swells from snowmelt

Authorities say 90 homes remain under mandatory evacuation orders following levee breaches along the Kings River in Central California

Boat Carrying 150 People Sinks in Colombia

At least 9 people were killed and many others are missing after a boat capsized in Colombia.

Once Homeless Junior Olympians Mingle with Track…

NBC Nightly News first profiled the Sheppard sisters this past spring, three junior Olympians who were tearing it up on the track in spite of the fact that they were homeless. Since then, their lives have dramatically changed.

'I'm proper excited' - Ray BLK at Glastonbury

The BBC's Sound of 2017 winner shows us around, as she make her first ever visit to Glastonbury.

'We'll Catch You Honey': Teenage Girl Rescued…

Park guests and employees at Six Flags Great Escape park in upstate New York became unlikely heroes when they stepped in to rescue a teenage girl dangling from a gondola ride, working together to catch her as she fell 25 feet into their arms

Iconic Mummified Toe Used in Cocktails Returned…

Believe it or not, the signature drink at the Downtown Hotel in Canada is made with a mummified toe... and it was stolen. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

The Latest: Trump optimistic on health care; some…

Trump optimistic on health care passage; but some lawmakers say it will be difficult

Firefighters battle intense wildfires in Utah…

Firefighters are continuing to battle a large wildfire in Utah and another wildfire has broken out in Santa Clarita north of Los Angeles

China tries Crown Resorts employees on gambling charges

Crown Resorts employees are standing trial in a Chinese city in a gambling case that highlights the sensitivity of doing certain businesses in China

Q&A: A look at Takata's bankruptcy and air bag recalls

Expected Takata bankruptcy won't stop massive recall of millions of potentially deadly air bag inflators

The Newest 'Transformers' Film Had The Worst US…

The "Transformers" franchise has never had a critically acclaimed film. Despite that, the series has managed more than $3.8 billion over 10 years.

SpaceX launches 10 satellites from California air…

A SpaceX rocket has carried 10 communications satellites into orbit from California

NY town plagued by violence graduates high school…

About 1,200 high school students in Brentwood, Long Island celebrated their futures at a graduation ceremony capping a violence plagued year that started with the killing of two fellow students

Lawsuits: Officer used excessive force in several…

Eight brutality lawsuits settled over the past 10 months paint a disturbing picture of a former Connecticut police officer

An Arkansas prison inmate recaptured after 32…

An Arkansas prison escapee who had been on the run for more than three decades has been recaptured

Housing initiative helps wounded warriors…

Elizabeth Prann shares the story of the Feherty's Troops First Foundation

Girl falls from Six Flags sky ride

Caught by park visitors