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Hurricane Gaston Reforms in Atlantic Ocean

Hurricane Gaston Reforms in Atlantic Ocean

A storm churning in the Atlantic Ocean strengthened into a hurricane on Saturday as a separate system threatened to dump rain on Florida, sparking fears about standing water amid a battle against Zika virus, NBC...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016

Colombian Rebels to Gather to Ratify Peace Accord

Colombian Rebels to Gather to Ratify Peace Accord

Top commanders from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia are preparing to gather one final time in mid-September to ratify a peace accord reached this week with government negotiators and map out...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016

Man Jumps to His Death After 13-Year Prison Sentencing

Man Jumps to His Death After 13-Year Prison Sentencing

An Ohio man convicted of attempted murder escaped from a courthouse guard and jumped to his death shortly after being sentenced to 13 years in prison Friday, NBC News reported.

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016

Blind Bronze Medalist Judo Athlete Dartanyon Crockett Looks for Gold in Rio

Blind Bronze Medalist Judo Athlete Dartanyon Crockett Looks for Gold in Rio

After coming from a tough upbringing in inner-city Cleveland, Dartanyon Crockett has defeated all odds and set his eyes to be one of the elite judo fighters in the world. Dartanyon is fighting his way...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016

Swimmer Jessica Long Looks to Add More Gold to Her Outstanding Career in Rio

Swimmer Jessica Long Looks to Add More Gold to Her Outstanding Career in Rio

Jessica Long was born with fibular hemimelia, losing her legs at 18 months, but that hasn't stopped her from becoming one of the most decorated paralympics swimmers of all time.

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016

Three-Time Gold Medalist Alana Nichols Attempts Forth Gold in Third Different Sport

Three-Time Gold Medalist Alana Nichols Attempts Forth Gold in Third Different Sport

The first American woman to win gold medals at both the summer and winter games, Alana Nichols is back at it again in Rio to try a whole new sport, sprint kayaking. The gold medal winner in both women's...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016

Paratriathelete Melissa Stockwell Gunning for First Gold in Rio

Paratriathelete Melissa Stockwell Gunning for First Gold in Rio

Melissa Stockwell has come back from a lot. She was the first woman in active combat to be injured in Iraq, losing her leg by a roadside bomb. She took that lose and rose up to become one of the top...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016

Full Episode: Going For Gold

Full Episode: Going For Gold

1st Look is shining a spotlight on the amazing stories of four athletes headed to the Rio Paralympic Games.

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Russian Doping Whistleblowers Fear for Their Lives

Russian Doping Whistleblowers Fear for Their Lives

A Russian couple who blew the whistle on their country's athlete doping program is in fear for their lives after a cyber attack, NBC News reported. Yuliya Stepanova, an 800-meter runner, and husband Vitaly,...

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Yellowstone Park Worker Dies in Fall From Cliff

Yellowstone Park Worker Dies in Fall From Cliff

A National Park Service employee fell to her death from a cliff in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, NBC News reported. A helicopter search and rescue crew found the body of Estefania Liset Mosquera...

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Community Mourns Wade's Cousin; Investigation Continues

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In the wake of the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Nykea Aldridge, a community is in mourning as Chicago police continue to investigate her death.

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The Chicago Bears suffered a pair of potentially serious injuries on Saturday, as Tracy Porter and Connor Shaw were both forced out of the team's game against the Kansas City Chiefs.

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Friends, Colleagues to Remember Slain Mississippi Nuns

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Friends and colleagues who knew two nuns killed in their Mississippi home are gathering Sunday to remember them, as authorities continue to investigate the harrowing crime that shocked people in the small...

Cubs' Kris Bryant Fuels MVP Speculation With Big Night in LA

Cubs' Kris Bryant Fuels MVP Speculation With Big Night in LA

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is on a tear that players dream of, and he's putting himself in contention for some pretty serious hardware.