We all remember Livestrong bracelets. For many, they were more than just a bright, plastic, fad accessory--they were a small symbol of hope in the fight against cancer. Which is why the Lance Armstrong doping scandal is as sad as it is deplorable.... read more
I bet you can tell the difference between a horse and a zebra. But can you identify the family, genus, species and subspecies of every animal on the planet?
Like zoo animals, guns are familiar to us all--we see them in movies, many of us own guns. But few of us are experts. read more
Imagine being eight years old and being ripped from the only family you have ever known. You are relocated to a new city and you become the sole care giver for your younger sister. After enduring an awful life you are finally able to start all over again only to have your government exile you to a country where you don’t speak the language and... read more
I hate to break it to any Texan who was hoping to only see 49 states on the United States flag, Texas will remain part of the Union.
The White House responded to a petition asking that Texas be allowed to break away from the country Monday, saying that "Our States Remain United." read more
Admiral Joe Sestak and NBC’s Kelly O’Donnell join The Cycle to talk about what actions can be taken on gun control as Vice President Joe Biden readies himself to give the president his task force’s recommendations on the issue. watch
As President Obama stated Monday during his final press conference of his first term, “it has been a busy and productive four years and I expect the same in the next four years. I intend to carry out the agenda that I campaigned on.” read more
We want to envision ourselves as a nation of vigilantes protecting ourselves with our guns but that's not what's happening. We're an overarmed nation helping gun makers get richer by believing blatant lies that the government is plotting to take away the guns and believing the myth that we're protecting and not endangering... read more
Vice President Biden is leading a White House gun policy task force that was set up by the President following the Newtown massacre to examine how to lower the rates of gun violence. Today, he is meeting with Democratic members of Congress and tomorrow he is expected to release the team’s recommendations to the President. According to poll... read more
With the 70th Annual Golden Globes airing this Sunday, Jan. 13th I couldn't resist taking a quick walk down memory lane with a few photos from past shows. Sunday's event will surely bring many more memorable moments, especially with Amy Poehler & Tina Fey as this year's hosts. Don't forget to set your TV to NBC at 8ET/5PT!
MSNBC’s “The Cycle” which premiered in 2012 is a live, one-hour ensemble opinion show that features conservative commentator Abby Huntsman, author and pundit Touré, The Nation correspondent Ari Melber and former Congressional candidate Krystal Ball. The Cycle is a “TIS” show – topical, interesting, and smart. The panel brings a young perspective on everything from politics, the economy, the media, sports and popular culture. You never know who or what might be discussed at the table.