A strong storm pelted the Midwest and Northeast with heavy snow on Saturday, with some areas already seeing a foot on the ground and forecasts predicting that up to 20 states and 70 million people will feel its polar conditions through the week
By By F. Brinley Bruton, Rohit Kachroo and Becky Bratu, NBC News
Speeches, songs and artillery fire rang out across Nelson Mandela's childhood home on Sunday as South Africa said a final farewell to the man who united the country when it teetered on the edge of bloody conflict.
(WXIA) An Atlanta, Georgia woman is on the run from police after she stole a Union City police patrol car and wrecked it, despite being handcuffed and locked in the back of the car.
Police say it was an almost circus-like feat.
Veterans, their families and survivors receiving disability compensation and pension benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs will receive a 1.5 percent cost-of-living increase in their monthly payments beginning Jan. 1, 2014.