Two weeks on, Hawaii residents look for “normalcy” amid ash, lava

PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) – Two weeks after fountains of lava and poisonous gas from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano forced hundreds of people to flee their homes in the middle of the night, things were only getting worse for residents on Friday after another eruption.

Teen gunman attacks Texas high school art class, kills 10

SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) – Texas on Saturday will likely release the names of nine students and a teacher killed by a gunman, identified by authorities as a 17-year-old student armed with a shotgun and pistol, who opened fire in a morning art class in his Houston-area high school.

‘Born to kill’ Texas shooter a quiet teenager in trench coat

SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) – He was a quiet Texas teenager who danced with his Greek church group and played football. He had a passion for symbology and Japanese history.

‘Loner’ student shoots and kills 10 at Texas school

SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) – A 17-year-old student dressed in a trench coat and armed with a shotgun and pistol opened fire at his high school outside Houston on Friday, killing nine students and a teacher, before surrendering to officers, authorities said.

‘Loner’ student shoots and kills 10 at Texas school: authorities

SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) – A 17-year-old student armed with a shotgun and pistol opened fire at his Texas high school on Friday, killing nine students and a teacher, authorities said, in an attack with eerie echoes of the massacre at a Florida high school in February.

U.S. agency rescinds order banning Louisiana distributor from opioid sales

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration on Friday reversed an order that halted a Louisiana drug wholesaler’s opioid sales over allegations it failed to report suspiciously large orders by pharmacies for the narcotics, court documents showed.

‘Quiet’ student shoots and kills 10 at Texas school: authorities

SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) – A 17-year-old student armed with a shotgun and pistol opened fire at his Texas high school on Friday, killing nine fellow students and a teacher, authorities said, in an attack with eerie echoes of the massacre at a Florida high school in February.

N.Y. developer pleads guilty ahead of ‘Buffalo Billion’ corruption trial

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A former executive at an upstate New York developer pleaded guilty and agreed to cooperate with federal prosecutors in a corruption case against a former state university official and others over a $1 billion government project.