Why should I eat less meat?

Raising cattle has a huge impact on the environment. Here's what you can do.

The Latest: Heavy downpours hit already soggy…

Heavy downpours are swelling creeks and rivers and bringing threats of flooding to California's already soggy northern and central regions

Atlanta, other cities eye test tracks for…

A bustling city street filled with cars, buses, bicyclists and college students in the heart of Atlanta is being eyed as a real-world proving ground for self-driving vehicles

APNewsBreak: New York pays $3M to family of…

New York state is paying $3 million to the family of a developmentally disabled boy who was repeatedly molested while in state care

Fresh storms could reactivate Oroville damn crisis

Alicia Acuna reports from California

Iraqi forces launch new phase in effort to…

Conor Powell reports from Jerusalem

North African diplomats seek solutions for chaotic Libya

Top North African diplomats are meeting to find ways to reconcile Libya's rival political factions

Missing Texas dad of 3 is found in Ohio, met someone online

Police in Ohio say they've safely located a father of three whose mysterious disappearance from the San Antonio area spurred weeks of searching by his family and volunteers

House cleaning: Areas you might miss, like…

TODAY lifestyle contributor Elizabeth Mayhew joins Kathie Lee and guest co-host Jenna Bush Hager to point out areas people should be cleaning in their houses, but probably aren’t.

Apple iPhone 8 could include facial recognition…

In today's tech news Apple acquires an Israeli facial recognition software startup and Amazon lowers its minimum spend for free shipping to $35 from $49. And Kim Dotcom, founder of Megaupload, could finally be extradited to the US to face copyright infringement charges.

The man championing wheelchair tourism

Brazilian Ricardo Shimosakai is a tourist agent who specialises in finding holiday packages for people with mobility issues.

The New York Times - New York Fashion Week in 60…

From The New York Times: T magazine's market director Malina Joseph Gilchrist recaps the fall/winter 2017 collections from New York.By: By JORDAN FULLER. Watch the original video on Times Video:

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Says There Are…

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday the United States does not intend to seize Iraqi oil, shifting away from an idea proposed by President Donald Trump that has rattled Iraq's leaders.

The Kremlin is watching Trump closely

NBC News' Bill Neely reports on how Russia is 'looking inside' Trump's mind ahead of a meeting between Trump and Vladimir Putin.

Chris remembers long-time friend Bob Michel

Chris recalls the integrity and honesty of Bob Michel who passed away at the age of 93.

McCain Defends Adversarial Media: 'I Hate the…

On this week's Meet the Press, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) defends press freedom, W.H. Chief of Staff Reince Preibus fills in the details of Michael Flynn's resignation, and former C.I.A. Director Leon Panetta talks about the intelligence community and loyalty.

A 'Truck Stop' Like Cafe in France Mistakenly…

Some foie gras for your homemade lasagna? Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Russian officials say their ambassador to United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, has died in New York City at 64

Russian officials say their ambassador to United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, has died in New York City at 64

Florida prosecutors can seek death penalty despite questions

Florida prosecutors can seek the death penalty in ongoing cases despite a state Supreme Court ruling that found the state's new death penalty law unconstitutional

World stocks mostly rise as US remains shut for…

Global stocks are mostly high, though Wall Street remains shut for the Presidents' Day holiday

Chicago woman faces murder charge in baby's starvation death

Authorities say a Chicago woman faces a first-degree murder charge accusing her of starving her 2-month-old son to death in 2014

Traffic's Costing You More Than You Think…

Between gas, time wasted and higher prices for consumers, the cost of stop-and-go traffic adds up.

Animal products, without the animals?

Beef without cows, milk without cows, eggs without hens, and burgers made from peas. It can be done. Here's how.

Uber to investigate sexual harassment claim by…

Uber's CEO has ordered an investigation into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who alleged her future in the company evaporated when she complained about advances from her boss