Convicted Ex-New Orleans Mayor Files Appeal Notice
Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has filed a formal notice of appeal in the corruption case that resulted in a guilty verdict on 20 criminal counts and a prison sentence of 10 years. The appeal will be considered by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
This Former Athlete's Opening Statement Will Blow You Away
Student athletes get a lot of attention, but it is important to ask what they actually need. Myron Rolle, a former college football player, delivers an opening statement before the Senate Commerce Committee hearing on College Athletes and Academics.
Protesters Wearing Masks Descend on Washington, D.C.
Hundreds of protesters with their faces covered marched through the streets of Washington D.C. for the Million Mask March. As they headed for the White House, demonstrators had a message for the President. The march in Washington, D.C. is part of a global movement being held in cities around the world. Protesters associated with such groups as the Occupy and Anonymous movements are demanding an end to social injustice and government and corporate greed.
Largest Civil Disobedience In Walmart History Leads To Over 50 Arrests
Surrounded by about 100 police officers in riot gear and a helicopter circling above, more than 50 Walmart workers and supporters were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Thursday night as they sat in the street protesting what they called the retailer's "poverty wages."
Del City police Capt. Randy Harrison, 48, is charged with first-degree manslaughter in the March 14, 2012, death of Dane Scott Jr. Harrison. A 23-year veteran of the police department in Del City, located southeast of Oklahoma City, has pleaded not guilty and faces a minimum of four years and a maximum of life in prison if convicted.
A winter storm system already has killed eight, while bringing snow to the southwest. Now, the system is making its way to northeast and could impact holiday travel severely. NBC’s Miguel Almaguer reports.