MOORE, Oklahoma (Reuters) – A massive tornado tore through the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore on Monday, killing at least 51 people with winds of up to 200 miles per hour that flattened entire tracts of homes, two schools and a hospital, leaving a wake of tangled wreckage.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama’s administration has decided to give the Pentagon control of some drone operations against terrorism suspects overseas that are currently run by the CIA, several U.S. government sources said on Monday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – High-tech systems for tracking the movements of immigrants and other foreigners when leaving the United States would be installed at major U.S. airports under a plan approved by a congressional panel on Monday.
BOSTON (Reuters) – A federal judge approved a request by accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers that his jailers hand over their files on him, including suicide watch logs and psychological data, according to court documents released on Monday.
(Reuters) – A tornado was on the ground in the Oklahoma City metropolitan are on Monday, live television showed, and the National Weather Service warned of tornadoes in two counties of central Oklahoma.
TALLAHASSEE (Reuters) – Florida Governor Rick Scott signed the largest budget in his state’s history on Monday while vetoing a college tuition increase and axing $368 million in projects he said did not meet his Republican criteria of job creation, education improvement and holding down the cost of government.