Almost two-thirds of voters in the rundown resort of Margate voted to leave the EU. The town's residents shared their hopes and fears with NBC News.
The move to invoke Article 50 of the Treaty of Lisbon comes nine months after the "Brexit" referendum.
More than 33,000 people died from opioids, which include prescription painkillers and heroin, in 2015. The CDC calls it an overdose epidemic.
The bodies of two U.N. researchers were found in the Democratic Republic of Congo, more than two weeks after they disappeared.
Everybody on board a Peruvian Airlines flight survived when the plane caught fire after landing.