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  • New York Doctor Who Survived Ebola Speaks Out

    NBC News U.S. News
    30 Jan 2015 | 9:41 am
    Dr. Craig Spencer told WNYC he wants to bring attention to the frail health systems of countries still grappling with Ebola.
  • Super Bowl: Who Can Afford to Attend?

    NBC News Business
    30 Jan 2015 | 8:27 am
    With a smaller than usual supply and higher than anticipated demand, ticket prices for Super Bowl XLIX are selling for about $8,000 per seat. NBC's Mark Barger reports the sky-high prices have limited the ability for normal fans to attend.
  • Would-be 2016 Rivals React to Mitt Romney's Decision

    NBC News Politics
    Andrew Rafferty
    30 Jan 2015 | 9:49 am
    Mitt Romney's would-be Republican opponents in 2016 were quick to praise the former GOP presidential nominee.
  • Physicists Say a Big Bang Dust-Up Has Fizzled Out

    NBC News Top Stories
    30 Jan 2015 | 9:06 am
    A detailed analysis of microwave polarization has thrown a final splash of cold water on claims about the detection of Big Bang gravity waves.
  • Pearl returns to Tennessee; Texas A&M wants to keep rolling

    NBCSports.com: College Basketball
    30 Jan 2015 | 1:53 am
    Here are things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball this week: GAME OF THE WEEK: Auburn at Tennessee: There may be more important games this weekend in terms of the SEC standings, but for pure theater, nothing can match Auburn coach Bruce Pearl's return to Knoxville. Pearl co...
 
 
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    NBCSports.com: College Basketball

  • Pearl returns to Tennessee; Texas A&M wants to keep rolling

    30 Jan 2015 | 1:53 am
    Here are things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball this week: GAME OF THE WEEK: Auburn at Tennessee: There may be more important games this weekend in terms of the SEC standings, but for pure theater, nothing can match Auburn coach Bruce Pearl's return to Knoxville. Pearl co...
  • No. 4 Duke at No. 2 Virginia headlines week ahead in ACC

    30 Jan 2015 | 1:49 am
    A look at things to watch this week in the Atlantic Coast Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND: No. 4 Duke at No. 2 Virginia. The Cavaliers (19-0, 7-0) are one of the nation's last two unbeaten teams and start a three-game stretch against ranked league opponents led by Hall of Fame coaches. ...
  • Iowa's White questionable for Wisconsin rematch

    30 Jan 2015 | 12:53 am
    AMES, Iowa (AP) The Iowa Hawkeyes are about to face a team that just beat them by 32 points with their star player, Aaron White, hobbled by a painful injury....
  • Haws scores 28, BYU holds off San Francisco 78-74

    29 Jan 2015 | 11:06 pm
    PROVO, Utah (AP) Tyler Haws had 28 points on Thursday night, and Brigham Young survived an off-night shooting to beat San Francisco 78-74....
  • California snaps 6-game skid, 76-67 over Washington State

    29 Jan 2015 | 10:27 pm
    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) Tyrone Wallace scored 21 of his 26 points in the first half, and backcourt partner Jordan Mathews scored all nine of his points in the final minutes of California's 76-67 win at Washington State on Thursday night....
 
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    NFL Stories

  • Prosecutors: Ex-NFL star Hernandez's DNA ties him to slaying

    29 Jan 2015 | 11:05 pm
    FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) Prosecutors laid out what they called compelling forensic evidence - Aaron Hernandez's DNA on a marijuana cigarette shared with the friend they say he killed - as the ex-NFL star's trial got underway. Jurors were to hear more testimony Friday in the case against the former New England Patriots standout, whose lawyers portrayed him as a man with "the world at his feet" and no reason to kill. With his ex-teammates about to play in the Super Bowl, Hernandez listened intently to Thursday's opening statements. They offered insights into the prosecution's case against him and…
  • Richard Sherman looking forward to fatherhood

    29 Jan 2015 | 4:18 pm
    PHOENIX (AP) Richard Sherman has contingency plans in place should his girlfriend give birth to their first child - a son - before Sunday's Super Bowl against New England. Sherman doesn't seem worried about the potential arrival of his son interfering with his chances at winning a second straight Super Bowl title. He's expecting his son to be cooperative from birth. "He's not supposed to come on Sunday. Obviously that would change some things. But I think he's going to be a disciplined young man and stay in there until after the game. He's going to do his father his first favor and stay in…
  • Browns receiver Josh Gordon says he was caught drinking

    29 Jan 2015 | 3:40 pm
    CLEVELAND (AP) Browns receiver Josh Gordon said on Thursday that his latest trouble with the NFL results from having a few drinks with teammates. Gordon said in an open letter on Medium that he accepts responsibility for a failed alcohol test that could bring another suspension from the league. The 23-year-old receiver said he had two beers and two other drinks with teammates on a flight to Las Vegas on Jan. 2, after Cleveland's season ended. The former Pro Bowler was suspended for last season after testing positive for marijuana, but the penalty was reduced to 10 games. Gordon said that as…
  • Wade Phillips hired as Broncos defensive coordinator

    28 Jan 2015 | 7:17 pm
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Wade Phillips is returning to Denver as Gary Kubiak's defensive coordinator. Phillips, 67, interviewed for the position this week after the Broncos were rebuffed in their attempts to speak with Bengals secondary coach Vance Joseph about the position. Joseph, who has a year left on his contract in Cincinnati, had interviewed for the Broncos head coaching vacancy following John Fox's ouster earlier this month. Phillips was Kubiak's defensive coordinator in Houston from 2011-13 and replaced him as interim coach when Kubiak was fired by the Texans in December 2013. Phillips…
  • Lynch at Media Day: 'I'm here so I don't get fined'

    27 Jan 2015 | 5:17 pm
    PHOENIX (AP) Marshawn Lynch smiled politely, waved at the crowd and answered every question the same. "I'm here so I don't get fined," the Seattle Seahawks' star running back constantly repeated for five minutes before leaving the podium at Media Day on Tuesday. It's not clear if his plan will work. About 200 reporters crowded around Lynch's podium for at least 15 minutes before he arrived. But the media-shy Lynch made it clear right from the start he wasn't saying anything except variations of his scripted answer. Lynch set a timer on his phone and told everyone he showed up just to avoid a…
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    NHL Stories

  • Brodeur to retire, join St. Louis Blues front office

    27 Jan 2015 | 3:58 pm
    ST. LOUIS (AP) Martin Brodeur is retiring to take a front office job with the St. Louis Blues. The New Jersey Devils have a spot waiting for one of the greatest goaltenders in NHL history whenever he is ready to come back home. "Absolutely. He is aware of that and has always been aware of that," Devils president and general manager Lou Lamoriello said Tuesday. "He could have come back even now if he wanted to." The 10-time All-Star and four-time Vezina Trophy winner finished his career with St. Louis after a standout, two-decade run with New Jersey. A news conference was set for Thursday…
  • World Cup of Hockey tournament set for 2016

    24 Jan 2015 | 1:26 pm
    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The World Cup of Hockey is making a long-awaited return in 2016. And the NHL intends to host it every four years. "We decided that bringing back the World Cup was vitally important," NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman announced Saturday during the league's All-Star game weekend festivities. "We're going to let this evolve. We believe after giving the event such a good start that we're going to build off it." To begin with, the 2016 tournament will feature eight teams with all games played in Toronto. The tournament will start Sept. 17 and end with a best-of-three final series,…
 
 
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    NBC News Travel

  • Super Bowl: Who Can Afford to Attend?

    30 Jan 2015 | 8:27 am
    With a smaller than usual supply and higher than anticipated demand, ticket prices for Super Bowl XLIX are selling for about $8,000 per seat. NBC's Mark Barger reports the sky-high prices have limited the ability for normal fans to attend.
  • The Week in Pictures

    30 Jan 2015 | 4:35 am
    Blizzard blows through New England, algae blooms blue, Syrian city is recaptured and more.
  • Beijing Mayor: Smog Makes Our City 'Unlivable'

    Brian Williams
    28 Jan 2015 | 4:30 pm
    Tourism in Beijing is down 10 percent as the city struggles to establish clean air standards.
  • FBI Investigates Online Bomb Threats Against U.S. Airlines

    Tom Costello
    28 Jan 2015 | 1:48 pm
    The FBI is probing a series of threatening tweets, often made in the name of ISIS, aimed at least 20 commercial aircraft flying in the U.S.
  • Will SkyMall Fly Again?

    28 Jan 2015 | 12:33 pm
    A former advertiser known for tech-friendly apparel is pursuing an acquisition of SkyMall days after the in-flight catalog filed for bankruptcy.
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    Today

  • 10-year-old steals the show from 'Black or White' co-stars Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer

    Randee Dawn
    30 Jan 2015 | 8:39 am
    It is not an easy job to steal the show from two Oscar-winning actors. But by all accounts, that's what Jillian Estell, the young lady at the center of "Black or White" (which also stars Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer), does in her new film. And she did it again during her visit to TODAY on Friday!
  • Sitting It Out: Mitt Romney Says He's Not Running In 2016

    Chuck Todd
    30 Jan 2015 | 8:39 am
    Romney has "decided it is best to give other leaders in the Party the opportunity to become our next nominee."
  • The secret to putting on a duvet and more home tricks

    TODAY
    30 Jan 2015 | 8:03 am
    Does putting your duvet on the comforter make your blood boil? Are you always overdressing salads? Have you endured cut after cut after cut trying to slice cheese? It all stops now!  Real Simple magazine’s Sarah Humphreys stopped by Studio 1A to share tips and tricks for tackling some of life’s pesky tasks.
  • If you oversleep on Super Bowl Monday, don't do this

    Kelli B. Grant
    30 Jan 2015 | 7:37 am
    If it's harder to resist hitting that snooze button come Monday morning, well, you won't be the only worker trudging in a bit late. Just resist the urge to lie about why. One in 4 workers is late at least once a month, according to a new survey of 3,000 workers and 2,100 hiring managers from job site CareerBuilder.com. Fourteen percent said they're late at least once a week.
  • Bobbie's Buzz: New and notable twists on classic beauty favorites

    Bobbie Thomas
    30 Jan 2015 | 7:24 am
    Gel manicures and classic hair brushes will likely remain beauty staples, but there are some notable new twists on common beauty favorites that offer extra benefits. TODAY Style Editor and all around Professional Girlfriend Bobbie Thomas has the scoop.
 
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