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Trump immigration plan includes civics tests for legal entrants ...
... changes to the legal immigration system — including requiring a civics test — and enhance border security, senior administration officials said Wednesday.

NBC News    May 15, 2019


Donald Trump Jr. agrees to testify before Senate Intelligence panel
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump Jr. has agreed to testify next month before the Republican-led Senate Intelligence Committee, a source close to the president's  ...

NBC News    May 13, 2019


'Burn baby burn': Some drivers happy to see Uber and Lyft shares ...
Another Reddit user, who described himself as a former Lyft driver but declined to give his name, citing restrictions from a current employer, said it would be just ...

NBC News    May 13, 2019


Buttigieg making inroads with West Coast donors who helped fuel ...
... and several former ambassadors who showed up to get a glimpse at the South Bend, Indiana mayor, two sources with knowledge of the event told NBC News.

NBC News    May 10, 2019


Trump impeachment strategy is coming together for Pelosi
... impeachment will more than likely result in a backlash for Democrats," said one source close to the White House who asked to remain anonymous because he ...

NBC News    May 9, 2019


Britney Spears' mother wants to be in the loop about singer's ...
The pop star, 37, voluntarily checked into a mental health facility in recent months to help deal with her father's ailing health, according to two sources close to ...

NBC News    May 8, 2019


Jerry Falwell Jr. sought Michael Cohen's help in preventing racy ...
The attorney, who declined to be named, said in a follow-up text message to the Post that "there are no compromising or embarrassing photos of Falwell, period!

NBC News    May 8, 2019


Democrats' constitutional clash with Trump ramps up
... thirsty for impeachment," said a senior aide to a moderate Democrat who asked to remain anonymous because he was not authorized to speak on the record.

NBC News    May 7, 2019


Aasia Bibi leaves Pakistan for Canada after years on death row over ...
A close friend of Bibi also confirmed that she had left the country, speaking on condition of anonymity for fear of reprisals. Bibi's lawyer, Saif-ul Malook, said she  ...

NBC News    May 6, 2019


College admissions scandal mystery solved? Chinese family ...
... to the ringleader of the college admissions scandal to get their daughter into Stanford University, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told NBC News.

NBC News    May 1, 2019


Boyfriend recalls 'chaos' as apparently random bullet killed Iowa ...
In a statement, Rettinger's mother, who asked not to be named, said: “My message is that God's love is greater than this tragedy. Our job is to get each other to ...

NBC News    May 1, 2019


DHS won't answer questions about staff, funding for office to fight ...
A former senior DHS official who did not want to be identified called the new office "very half-baked," criticizing it for having "no transparency on budget or on ...

NBC News    April 30, 2019


College admissions scandal mystery solved: Chinese family paid ...
... million to the ringleader of the college admissions scandal to get their daughter into Stanford, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told NBC News.

NBC News    April 30, 2019


Giuliani calls Mueller's letter to AG Barr 'very odd'
... but he has threatened not to appear because of concerns about the hearing's format, a senior Democratic aide on the committee told NBC News this week.

NBC News    April 30, 2019


Heroes emerge from synagogue shooting, 'Mayor Pete' & Whitey ...
... not to testify before the House Judiciary Committee this week because of concerns about the hearing's format, a senior Democratic aide has told NBC News.

NBC News    April 30, 2019


Schumer, Pelosi agree to pursue $2 trillion infrastructure deal with ...
A senior Democratic aide who attended Tuesday's meeting told reporters afterward that neither side made a single mention of congressional investigations  ...

NBC News    April 30, 2019


Trump admin slaps new restrictions on Iran's nuclear activities
... part of the deal that says Iran is entitled to get the civil nuclear waivers," said a Republican congressional aide, who was not authorized to speak on the record.

NBC News    April 30, 2019


Trump says he won't stand in the way of Mueller testifying to Congress
A source familiar with the situation told NBC News on Thursday that the committee was negotiating the possible testimony directly with Mueller's team, but that ...

NBC News    April 30, 2019


CBS overhauls its morning lineup, Gayle King remains on top
... with R. Kelly, will remain on the show, having finalized a new pay package estimated at $11 million a year, according to two sources familiar with talks.

NBC News    April 29, 2019


Trump seeks billions in emergency border funds — but not for his wall
... be for construction of President Donald Trump's long-promised border wall, according to a senior administration official who requested anonymity to be able to ...

NBC News    April 28, 2019


Barr threatens to skip House Judiciary Committee hearing over ...
Attorney General William Barr threatened to skip a House Judiciary hearing this week because of issues with its format, a senior Democratic aide told NBC News.

NBC News    April 28, 2019


3 children shot when officer fired at robbery suspect in Oklahoma
Calls to Hugo police were not answered Friday evening. An employee at the city's dispatch center, who declined to give her name, said all questions should be ...

NBC News    April 27, 2019


Viacom acquisition talks back on at CBS, sources say
... number one priority for several CBS board members,” including the majority shareholder, Shari Redstone, according to a source close to the conversations.

NBC News    April 23, 2019


Dissidents battling North Korea's Kim regime find they are at odds ...
As for the possibility of Spain transferring the accused on to North Korea, a Justice Department official, who was not authorized to speak on the record, said that ...

NBC News    April 23, 2019


White House tells official who gave Kushner security clearance: Don ...
But according to sources familiar with the matter, Kline took the unusual step of overruling career staff to approve Kushner's top secret clearance. After Kushner ...

NBC News    April 22, 2019


Biden set to announce presidential run Thursday in a video
Former Vice President Joe Biden will launch his presidential bid in a video on Thursday, two sources close to Biden told NBC News.

NBC News    April 22, 2019


Two Google employees say the company retaliated after they ...
Two employees at Google who have been active in criticizing management are accusing the company of retaliating against them, a person familiar with their ...

NBC News    April 20, 2019


The counterintelligence investigation of the Trump team and Russia ...
A person on Trump's legal team, who declined to be identified because he was not authorized to talk to reporters, told NBC News that it was ridiculous to suggest  ...

NBC News    April 19, 2019


Are you ready for some football? Disney and Amazon might be.
... gives viewers access to the full slate of NFL games not already being broadcast in their market, according to sources familiar with the league's discussions.

NBC News    April 18, 2019


Video shows man left to die in South Carolina prison yard
One recently retired officer from Lee Correctional Institute who did not want to be identified told NBC News that she's not even sure if more guards would make a ...

NBC News    April 17, 2019


Passenger jet that struck object at JFK could have crashed, sources ...
While the incident involving the Airbus A321 involved no injuries, it appears to have been far more serious than initially reported, with sources close to the ...

NBC News    April 17, 2019


What is in the Mueller report? Your guide to the special counsel's ...
The Washington Post reported Wednesday that there would be only light redactions, citing anonymous sources "familiar with the matter." The redacted report will ...

NBC News    April 17, 2019


Firefighter reflects on battle to save Notre Dame cathedral, 'France's ...
“Notre Dame is Paris' cultural heritage, and above that it's France's heritage," said the fireman who declined to give his name because he was not authorized to ...

NBC News    April 16, 2019


Brooklyn measles outbreak: How a glossy booklet spread anti ...
In a text from the phone number listed on Enriched Parenting's website, a person who declined to be identified denied any association with the handbook.

NBC News    April 15, 2019


Minnesota businessman and wife found dead at home
Two people were found dead at the home of prominent Minnesota businessman Irwin L. Jacobs. Several sources close to the family confirmed to NBC affiliate ...

NBC News    April 12, 2019


Man faces attempted homicide charge in 5-year-old's fall from Mall ...
... police said he matched the description of a man throwing things off the upper level of the mall, and police said he refused to give his name and resisted arrest.

NBC News    April 12, 2019


Mark Zuckerberg leveraged Facebook user data to fight rivals and ...
... network” and seeking to depose the company's founders. NBC News received the documents from Campbell, who received them from an anonymous source.

NBC News    April 12, 2019


Sudan's Omar al-Bashir reportedly driven from power after 3 decades
They spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to talk to the media. NBC News could not immediately independently verify the report.

NBC News    April 11, 2019


Britney Spears focusing on mental health as she copes with father's ...
A source close to the singer said Jamie Spears was not doing well after a second surgery three weeks ago, and that Britney was finding his prolonged illness ...

NBC News    April 5, 2019


Unbowed by tough week, Biden forges forward on potential White ...
Sources close to Biden's tight-knit team say that during a long-planned huddle this week, his political brain trust largely focused on the task at hand — making ...

NBC News    April 5, 2019


Kirstjen Nielsen resigns as homeland security secretary under ...
The president gave Nielsen the opportunity to resign, but he clearly wanted her to leave, according to a third person familiar with the matter. Before the ...

NBC News    April 5, 2019


Legal immigrants in marijuana-related jobs could be denied ...
She asked not to be named publicly because of a new job in the medical field, they said. “Frankly, these are the people we want to be citizens,” Elinoff said.

NBC News    April 5, 2019


Inside Grindr, fears China wanted to access user data via HIV research
Sources familiar with the situation say employees learned of the investigation from internal company documents and in a July 20, 2018 meeting with Grindr ...

NBC News    April 3, 2019


'Pharma Bro' in solitary confinement for alleged contraband phone use
... allegations he was running his drug company from federal prison using a contraband smartphone, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press.

NBC News    April 3, 2019


Fearful of fake news blitz, U.S. Census enlists help of tech giants
... help it fend off “fake news" campaigns it fears could disrupt the upcoming 2020 count, according to Census officials and multiple sources briefed on the matter.

NBC News    March 28, 2019


House Democrats weigh legal options on Russia report, including ...
The Democrats spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to disclose private conversations. Barr's summary, sent to Congress just ...

NBC News    March 27, 2019


Rapper Nipsey Hussle killed in shooting outside his L.A. store
Police sources said Hussle was shot multiple times in the parking lot at Marathon Clothing on West Slauson Avenue in South Los Angeles at about 3:25 p.m. ...

NBC News    March 27, 2019


Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma agrees to $270 million settlement ...
... first significant settlement for a company that faces more than 1,600 cases blaming it for fueling the opioid crisis, according to a person familiar with the matter.

NBC News    March 26, 2019


Democrats' $15 minimum wage bill hits a speed bump
The entire leadership is behind this bill, according to a senior Democratic aide. “ Chairman Scott will continue to work with his colleagues to advance this key ...

NBC News    March 26, 2019


Mueller told Barr, Rosenstein 3 weeks ago he would not make ...
Attorney General Barr and Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein were surprised by Mueller's lack of a determination, said a person familiar with the meeting.

NBC News    March 25, 2019


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