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WATCH: Democratic Primary Debate with NBC News

NBC News, MSNBC and Telemundo host 2020 presidential candidates in two primary face-offs, Wednesday June 26th and Thursday June 27th, live from Miami. Savannah Guthrie, Lester Holt, Chuck Todd, Rachel Maddow and José Diaz-Balart moderate. Pre-debate coverage begins at 8pmET.

US Vaccine Panel Downgrades Pneumonia Shot Recommendation

ATLANTA (AP) - A scientific panel has downgraded its recommendation that all retirement-age Americans get a top-selling vaccination against bacteria that can cause pneumonia, meningitis and other illnesses. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices said routine vaccination with Pfizer's Prevnar…

USDA Offering $15.3M for 9 Rural Iowa County Water Systems

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture says it's investing more than $15 million to help rural communities make improvements to water systems in nine rural Iowa counties. The announcement Wednesday says the $15.3 in loans and…

Trump Blames Democrats for Migrants' Deaths

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is blaming Democrats for the death of a man and his 23-month-old daughter shown in a searing photograph that has become a symbol of the peril faced by migrants. Asked about the photograph as…

Trump Heads to Asia for Talks on Trade, Iran and More

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says he'll meet with "a lot of different countries" during his third international trip in a month. Trump headed for Japan on Wednesday for the annual Group of 20 summit. He'll then stop in…

NRA's Top Lobbyist Resigns Amid Turmoil Within the Group

The National Rifle Association's top lobbyist has resigned in another sign of infighting within the powerful gun lobbying group. Chris Cox's departure comes just days after the NRA placed him on administrative leave, claiming he was part of a failed…

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