$story.text

Most Popular

NBC News Headlines

Trump's Job Approval Stands at Just 44 Percent as Partisan Splits Reign

President Donald Trump's job approval rating stands at just 44 percent, a record low for a newly inaugurated commander-in-chief, according to a new poll from NBC News and the Wall Street Journal. Asked about early challenges in the first month of Trump's presidency, 52 percent called the issues 'real problems' that are specific to his administration, while 43 percent of Americans attributed them to typical 'growing pains' for any new president. Find out more on Sunday's 'Meet the Press' and NBCNews.com.

Drunken Driver Hurts 28 at New Orleans Parade: Cops

A driver hit other vehicles and then veered into an Endymion parade crowd, police said.

Driver Plunges into Creek, Survives 8 Hours Before Rescue

A woman and her dog spent eight hours trapped in her car amid rushing water and darkness after crashing down an embankment and into a creek.

Why Leaking Information Is as American as Apple Pie

Government leaks have plagued Trump early on, but they've long been a fixture in American politics.

Why Feds' Embrace of Private Prisons Matters

The Trump administration has called for a crackdown on what it sees as a rise in crime. That may be why the new attorney general doesn't want to phase out private prisons.