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NBC News - 16 hours 57 min ago
From a new system used on the Internet to an old friend leaving a beloved show, see the stories we're following today.

Crude Business: Luxury Spa Offers Customers Oil Baths

NBC News - 19 hours 11 min ago
Visitors to the Naftalan health center in oil-rich Azerbaijan pay good money for a bath that leaves them needing several showers to get clean.

Germanwings Families 'Appalled' by Compensation Offer

NBC News - 19 hours 20 min ago
The families of passengers killed when a jet was deliberately crashed in the French Alps are "appalled" by a compensation offer, their lawyers say.

Huge Shark Pulls Fisherman into Water

NBC News - 19 hours 41 min ago
A Florida man was pulled from his kayak by a shark that took a bite on his fishing line.

'The Nicest Guy': Judge Brings Old Classmate to Tears

NBC News - 19 hours 59 min ago
A judge and one of her old middle school classmates had an emotional reunion in court after he was arrested.

9/11 First Responder Hits $5 Million Lottery Jackpot

NBC News - 20 hours 44 min ago
An FDNY firefighter who responded to the World Trade Center after the Sept. 11 terror attacks just hit the jackpot.

Body Found in Wall May Be Woman Missing Since 2009

NBC News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 23:16
The identity of the body and a cause of death were not immediately determined, but family members Raven Joy Campbell used to live at the apartment.

Miss USA Contestants Speak Out on Staying in the Pageant: 'We Were Not Going to Let Our States Down'

Entertainment Tonight feed - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 22:39
Miss California and Miss Texas share their own stories of immigration and explain why dropping out of the embroiled pageant was never a consideration.

Gunman Shot Dead by Ex-CNN Reporter ID'd as Parolee

NBC News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 22:14
Albuquerque police identified the man killed in a shootout as Tomorio Walton, 27, and said he was a parole absconder from Memphis.

Honeymoon Ends for Greek Couple Left Broke in NYC

NBC News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 19:50
Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' "dream trip" turned to a nightmare when their Greek-issued credit and debit cards were suddenly declined.

Video Shows NYC Cop Punch Man Resisting Arrest

NBC News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 19:41
The police department said it is investigating the video, but the Commissioner Bill Bratton said "you have no right ... to resist arrest."

Hilary Swank Has Put Her Career on Hold to Care for Her Ailing Father

Entertainment Tonight feed - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 19:38
'What we're here for is our family, right?'

Diddy Avoids Felony Charges for Alleged UCLA Fight

Entertainment Tonight feed - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 19:29
ET has confirmed that the Los Angeles County District Attorney has declined to file felony charges against Diddy.

Meghan Trainor Reveals Vocal Cord Injury, Postpones Shows

Entertainment Tonight feed - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 18:52
The 21-year-old singer suffered a hemorrhage on her vocal cords and was forced to cancel her first two concerts of her MTrain Tour.

Paper Trail: Feds Go Old-School After Massive Hacks

NBC News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 18:41
America's spies and HR offices are going back to pen and paper after last month's two big data breaches.

911 Callers Waited While Dallas Cops Studied for a Test

NBC News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 18:40
Three on-duty police officers studied for a promotion test for three hours while nearby crime victims waited as long as 63 minutes for help.

Scott Disick Gets Touchy-Feely With a Woman Who Isn't Kourtney Kardashian

Entertainment Tonight feed - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 18:32
The reality star was spotted on vacation in Monaco without his baby mama.

Yes, Mass Killings Inspire Copycats, Study Finds

NBC News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 18:30
Police have said so for years and now scientists have measured the effect: Mass shootings and school attacks do inspire copycats.

'Back to the Future' Turns 30: Why Michael J. Fox Almost Didn't Get the Role

Entertainment Tonight feed - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 18:24
It's hard to imagine anyone other than Michael J. Fox as Marty McFly, but the role almost went to someone else.