Author: Alexander Smith (NBC News) BÉNOUVILLE, France (NBC News/CNN) – Thursday marks the 80th anniversary of D-Day, the largest military invasion by sea in history. D-Day is known as the beginning of the end of World War II. On June ...

UNITED STATES – The drowning rate in the U.S. is spiking according to the CDC. The number of accidental drownings stayed pretty constant in the 2010’s, with roughly 4,000 per year. However in this decade, the number went up 500 ...

(CNN) – Red Lobster is abruptly closing at least 48 of its restaurants around the country. That’s according to a leading restaurant liquidator. This week, TAGeX Brands is conducting an online auction of Red Lobster kitchen equipment, furniture, and other ...

UNITED STATES – This weekend, letter carriers nationwide will be collecting non-perishable food items to donate to local food pantries as part of the National Association of Letter Carrier’s “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive. Since it’s inception in 1993, the ...

IRVING, Texas (NBC) – The Boy Scouts of America is changing its name. The organization will officially become Scouting America on February 8 of next year, that’s the organization’s 115th birthday. The name change was announced Tuesday at the Texas-based ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Saturday (3/30/2024) is the perfect day to show appreciation to doctors, because its National Doctor’s Day. It’s a day to recognize the commitment, skills and care that doctors give their patients. It honors their choice and passion ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – The CDC released a report this month (February), that found Oregon’s drug overdose deaths are rising faster than any other state in the nation. The CDC reports that just between September of 2022 and September of 2023, ...

Shaun White We’re not crying, you’re crying. Emotions run hot at the Olympics with the lights shining bright. Grab a tissue and take a look back at some of the moments that brought out the waterworks… Shaun White’s final run ...

Elana Meyers Taylor portrait in front of American flag – Credit: Getty Images For a largely obscure sport — at least to almost everyone who isn’t German — bobsled nearly stole the show at the 2022 Winter Olympics.  The men’s two- and ...

Eileen Gu compilation Freestyle skiing at the 2022 Winter Olympics featured 18-year-old Eileen Gu capturing a historic three medals at her debut Games, and the U.S. team collecting a total of eight medals across men’s freeski, women’s and mixed team aerials and ...

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