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California boy wakes from coma after surviving fall from 230-foot cliff

A 4-year-old who fell from a 230-foot cliff woke from an induced coma on Wednesday and his mom credits divine intervention for his survival.Jamie Guglielmino told TODAY that she and her son Sebastion Johnson were walking along a path near an ocean-side cliff at Bodega Bay in northern California earlier this month when her son fell while playing.






Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:15:00 GMT
California boy wakes up from coma after fall from cliff

Four-year-old Sebastion Johnson has woken up from a coma after surviving a 230-foot fall from a cliff in Bodega Bay, California. Johnson was in a coma for nearly 10 days. NBC's Joe Fryer reports.






Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:08:00 GMT
Kristen Chenoweth performs 'Heart of the Matter'

Broadway star Kristen Chenoweth performs "Heart of the Matter" from of her new live album "Coming Home."

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:03:00 GMT
Make Thanksgiving easy with Sandra Lee's quick turkey, garlic mashed potato recipes

Thanksgiving doesn't have to involve hours upon hours of cooking! To save you from spending an entire day in the kitchen, Sandra Lee stopped by TODAY to share her favorite easy Thanksgiving recipes, from a quickly prepared turkey that you just need to check on in the oven to microwavable garlic mashed potatoes.






Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:40:02 GMT
Meet the blind 13-year-old wrestler inspiring his teammate and family

Max Lamm is in many ways your typical 13-year-old boy, enjoying his drum set, texting, and of course, wrestling."I consider myself extremely lucky," Max told NBC's Craig Melvin on TODAY. "I've got a nice family, a lot of good friends, good teachers, good school."But the middle-school student from suburban Mars, Pennsylvania, is more than just lucky. He's a living miracle.






Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:24:00 GMT
Actress Angela Leslie accuses Bill Cosby of sexual assault

Another woman has stepped forward to accuse actor and comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault.Actress Angela Leslie, 52, said she was meeting Cosby in his Las Vegas suite in 1992 to discuss acting opportunities when he sexually assaulted her.






Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:00:00 GMT
Woman spends $35K to find lost dog

Janet Mihalfyi's dog Havoc disappeared last November after chasing a deer. Since then, Mihalfyi has spent more than $35,000 trying to find the dog using posters, calling services and even consulting four psychics. NBC's Peter Alexander reports.

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:26:00 GMT
Watch Idina Menzel and Michael Bubl's adorable kid version of 'Baby it's Cold Outside'

Iconic crooners Idina Menzel and Michael Bubl have joined the ranks of duos such as Bette Midler and James Caan and Dolly Parton and Rod Stewart this holiday season with their recently released duet of the 1944 song, "Baby it's Cold Outside.






Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:46:00 GMT
How one mother found happiness giving up her 'tiger mom' status

As the author to six parenting books and a regular contributor in British newspapers, Tanith Carey has made a career writing about parenting.But for a few years, Carey says she could have been defined by another label: tiger mom.Soon after Carey gave birth to her first child, Lily, Carey says she put her daughter's future resume first.






Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:13:00 GMT
Father returns from Afghanistan to surprise daughter in sweet reunion

A young girl attending her school assembly this week believed it was nothing out of the ordinary. But her military father had a special surprise in store for her.On Wednesday in Midlands, South Carolina, Staff Sgt. Joel Specter, who had been serving in Afghanistan for nine months, decided to pay his fourth grade daughter a surprise visit.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:21:00 GMT
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