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Iowa teens plead not guilty in Spanish teacher’s death

The teens, both 16, are charged with first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder in the killing of Nohema Graber in Fairfield.
Jefferson County Courthouse in Fairfield, Iowa.
Jefferson County Courthouse in Fairfield, Iowa.

Inside New York City’s first plant-based community fridge

Demand at food banks across the country has soared during the Covid-19 pandemic, forcing local food activists to create “community fridges” where anyone can pick up food with no questions asked. NBC News’ Savannah Sellers speaks to one New York City community member who has made it his mission to provide healthy, fresh, and free produce to those in need.  
Inside New York City’s first plant-based community fridge
Inside New York City’s first plant-based community fridge
6h ago

Virginia man killed, 2 others rescued while canyoneering at Utah's Zion National Park

Andrew Arvig, 31, of Chesapeake, Virginia, was found suspended by a rope about 260 feet above Upper Emerald Pools. He was pronounced dead Sunday.
Utah's Zion National Park Reopens To Visitors
Utah's Zion National Park Reopens To Visitors

Giving Tuesday: How to give back after Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Giving Tuesday, which falls after Black Friday and Cyber Monday, is a global movement that aims to encourage people to help others just a day after two of the biggest consumer days of the year. CEO of Giving Tuesday, Asha Curran, joins News NOW to explain how the charity was started and the impact Giving Tuesday can have during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Giving Tuesday: How to give back after Black Friday and Cyber Monday
Giving Tuesday: How to give back after Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Jury selection to begin in trial of former officer charged with Daunte Wright’s death

Jury selection is set to begin in the trial of former police officer Kim Potter, who shot and killed Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, claiming she accidentally mistook her gun for a taser. NBC News’ Shaq Brewster breaks down the charges the former officer is facing. 
Jury selection to begin in trial of former officer charged with Daunte Wright’s death
Jury selection to begin in trial of former officer charged with Daunte Wright’s death

Appeals court to hear arguments over release of Trump Jan. 6 records

An appeals court is set to hear arguments on whether the National Archives should turn over former President Trump’s records related to the January 6 Capitol riot after a judge previously blocked the documents from being released. NBC News’ Ken Dilanian breaks down how releasing Trump’s records could impact the investigation into the riot.
Appeals court to hear arguments over release of Trump Jan. 6 records
Appeals court to hear arguments over release of Trump Jan. 6 records

Regeneron says Covid antibody drug could be less effective against Omicron variant

Further analyses are ongoing to confirm the potential impact using the actual Omicron variant sequence, according to the drugmaker.
Regeneron Begins Human Trials Of Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail
Regeneron Begins Human Trials Of Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail

'Y’all going to kill me?' Years apart, mother and son die in police restraints

Robert Loggins died in 2018. His mother, Debbie, died in 2005 after she was hogtied by police in Carroll County, Mississippi.
Photo illustration of Robert Loggins and his mother, Debbie. Elements of Loggins' autopsy report are also seen.
Photo illustration of Robert Loggins and his mother, Debbie. Elements of Loggins' autopsy report are also seen.
13h ago

DNA helps solve 1979 killing of Las Vegas teenager

Kim Bryant, 16, was sexually assaulted and killed 42 years ago. Now, police believe they have identified her killer.
Image: Kim Bryant circa 1979
Image: Kim Bryant circa 1979
14h ago

Former Olympian, track star Emmit King fatally shot during argument in Alabama

Witnesses said King and another man were fighting when they both grabbed a gun and fired at each other.
Image: Carl Lewis raises his arms in victory as he wins the 100-meter final ahead of third-place Emmit King,
Image: Carl Lewis raises his arms in victory as he wins the 100-meter final ahead of third-place Emmit King,

Texas man who got $1.6 M in PPP loans, bought Lamborghini is sentenced to 9 years

Lee Price III spent money from the coronavirus relief program on a Lamborghini, a truck and a Rolex watch, officials said.
Image: Bob Casey Court House in Houston.
Image: Bob Casey Court House in Houston.