The timing, the proof, the details: Takeaways from Mueller’s new indictments

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at Trump Doral golf course on July 27, 2016, in Doral, Florida.Evan Vucci / AP fileBreaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.1. The timingWe knew this was coming, but the timing — on the … Read more

U.S. refuses European requests for exemptions from its new sanctions on Iran

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.A woman walks past a mural on the wall of the former U.S. embassy in Tehran, Iran, on May 8, 2018.Atta Kenare / AFP – Getty ImagesBreaking News EmailsGet … Read more

Serena Williams is the greatest athlete of all time. And Wimbledon proves it.

Serena Williams celebrates her semifinal victory over Germany’s Julia Görges at Wimbledon on July 12, 2018. Neil Hall / Pool via ReutersGet the Think newsletter.There was a point during Serena Williams’ quarterfinal match against Camila Giorgi on July 10 where it looked like Williams’ run towards a possible eighth title at Wimbledon and a 24th … Read more

Trump Told Russia To Get Clinton's Emails. The Same Day, They Obeyed

In the morning of July 27, 2016, Donald Trump encouraged Russian hackers to find emails that had been deleted from Hillary Clinton’s private server that she used while serving as secretary of state. “I will tell you this, Russia: If you’re listening, I hope you’re able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing,” Trump said … Read more

5-year-old boy writes his own obituary before dying from rare cancer

A five-year-old Iowa boy who suffered from a rare form of cancer penned his own obituary before succumbing to the deadly disease, WHO reports.Garrett Michael Matthias passed away on June 6 after fighting a nine-month battle against Stage 4 Alveolar Fusion Negative Rhabdomyosarcoma (ARMS), a rare form of cancer that attacked his temporal bone, cranial nerve and … Read more

Paul Manafort Mug Shot Released After Transfer To Alexandria Jail

Paul Manafort Mug Shot Released After Transfer To Alexandria JailDonald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort changed jails ThursdayDonald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort changed jails Thursday morning and, along with his new digs, got a new mug shot.Officials told The Washington Post that Manafort has been booked into the Alexandria Detention Center in … Read more

Ohio State wrestlers share emotional descriptions of alleged abuse

Former students at Ohio State University and former head wrestling coach Russ Hellickson describe misbehavior by Dr. Richard Strauss in a video that helped spark the university’s internal investigation.Watch NBC News brings its worldwide resources to these in-depth special programs. Brian Williams takes the lead in covering topics that enlighten, uplift or demand further scrutiny. … Read more

Colbert: Trump Thinks Air Force One Is Ugly Because It Doesn’t Have Fake Boobs (Video)

As he usually does on Friday editions of “The Late Show,” Stephen Colbert took a bit of a lighter tone this week for his monologue as he slung jokes at Donald Trump and Trump’s associates. To kick things off, Colbert took aim at Trump’s odd complaints about Air Force One, the presidential airplane. “So we’re … Read more

Nancy Sinatra, Frank Sinatra’s First Wife, Dies at 101

Nancy Sinatra Sr., the first wife of legendary crooner Frank Sinatra and mother of singers Nancy Sinatra and Frank Sinatra Jr. and singer and film producer Tina Sinatra, has died. She was 101. Her daughter Nancy Sinatra broke the news on Twitter Friday night, calling her mother “a blessing and the light of my life.” … Read more

That Time Sacha Baron Cohen Interviewed Donald Trump on ‘Da Ali G Show’ (Video)

Is Donald Trump, as he claims, “the only person who immediately walked out” of an interview with Sacha Baron Cohen’s “Ali G” persona? If you’ve been paying attention for the last year and a half, you can probably guess the answer: nope. But in fairness, we’ll concede Trump did bail fairly fast, even if he still … Read more