CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- A shopping mall in Charlotte was evacuated and four people were taken to hospitals because of possible monoxide poisoning. The Charlotte Fire Department said firefighters were called to SouthPark Mall around 9 p.m. Thursday because of hazardous conditions. Capt. Jackie Gilmore said on the department's Twitter account that firefighters were monitoring carbon monoxide levels. Forty firefighters responded. There was no immediate indication of what caused the problem.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Authorities say a shopping mall in North Carolina had to be evacuated and four people were taken to hospitals because of possible monoxide poisoning. The Charlotte Fire Department says firefighters were called to SouthPark Mall about 9 p.m. EDT Thursday because of hazardous conditions. Fire Capt. Jackie Gilmore said on the department's Twitter account that firefighters were monitoring carbon monoxide levels. He says some 40 firefighters responded.
DUNCAN, S.C. (AP) -- Police are investigating the deaths of two people found in a Spartanburg County home but say it's too early to know if the case is a homicide. Duncan Police Chief C.E. Long tells local media outlets that police went to the house Wednesday night after a report of someone with a gun and a knife chasing a neighbor.
(FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.) -- A fight that broke out between two groups of students at Northern Arizona University's Flagstaff campus left one person dead and three hospitalized after one of the students shot the others with a handgun. The shooter has been identified as Steven Jones, an 18-year-old freshman at the school, who has been taken into custody by campus police, according to NAU police chief Greg Fowler.
(OSLO, Norway) -- It wasn't Pope Francis. The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize is going to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet, the Nobel Committee announced Friday . The Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet, the Nobel Committee said, is responsible for building a pluralistic democracy and a peaceful political process in the wake of a revolution, pulling Tunisia back from the brink of civil war. The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize announcement #NobelPrize <a href="http://t.
(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- The second phase of the Sprint Cup Series' Chase, known as the "Contender Round," kicks off this weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The track will host the Bank of America 500 Saturday night. NBC's coverage of the race will begin at 7 p.m. Eastern time. The "Contender Round" will feature 12 of the 16 drivers who qualified for the Chase.
(SAN DIEGO) -- SeaWorld San Diego has gotten approval to build larger tanks for killer whales. On Thursday, the California Coastal Commission voted to allow the major expansion for SeaWorld San Diego that will replace its existing 1.7 million-gallon tank with a 450,000-gallon pool and a 5.2-million gallon tank that would hold 11 killer whales, according to the Los Angeles Times . The commission said it would not allow captive breeding.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Sometimes "Like" just doesn't cut it. So how about Love or Angry? Haha or Sad? Or just Yay or Wow? Facebook is going "Inside Out" on the Like button, adding a range of new emotional reactions to the iconic thumbs-up icon it launched in 2009.
Marvel on Thursday announced a sequel to its summer hit Ant-Man . Ant-Man and the Wasp will open July 6, 2018. Marvel didn't specify whether Paul Rudd will reprise his role of Scott Lang/Ant-Man for the follow-up, but it's a safe bet that he will. He will appear in character in next year's Captain America: Civil War .
(WASHINGTON) -- On the same day President Obama travels to visit with the Umpqua Community College shooting victims' families, the White House says he is considering using his executive authority to create new background check requirements.