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  • U.S. students protest gun laws, Trump considers arming teachers WASHINGTON/TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Reuters) – Students galvanized by the deadly mass shooting at a Florida high school confronted lawmakers on Wednesday with demands to restrict sales of assault rifles, while President Donald Trump suggested arming teachers… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Trump says arming teachers could prevent school massacres WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump suggested on Wednesday that arming teachers could help prevent massacres such as last week’s mass shooting at a Florida high school. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Laws have failed: Florida survivors demand action on guns TALLAHASSEE, Fla./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Survivors of last week’s deadly Florida high school shooting poured into the state capital, Tallahassee, on Wednesday to demand that lawmakers restrict sales of assault rifles, and hundreds of students joined sc… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • More than $500,000 raised for 13 siblings held captive in California LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Thirteen siblings in Southern California who authorities say were beaten, shackled and abused by their parents can count on more than $500,000 in donations that local groups have raised for their care. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Supreme Court declines to broaden whistleblower protections WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to broaden protections for corporate insiders who call out misconduct, ruling they must take claims of wrongdoing to the Securities and Exchange Commission in order to be shielded again… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • New sealed charges brought in case against ex-Trump campaign manager WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New sealed criminal charges have been filed in federal court in the criminal case brought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller against President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort and campaign aide Rick Gates, a co… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Florida school massacre survivors push lawmakers for assault gun ban TALLAHASSEE, Fla./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Dozens of teenaged survivors of the second deadliest public school shooting in U.S. history marched on Florida’s capital on Wednesday to ask lawmakers to ban sales of assault rifles of the sort used to kill 17 s… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Billy Graham, preacher to millions, adviser to presidents, dies at 99 (Reuters) – U.S. evangelist Billy Graham, who counseled presidents and preached to millions across the world from his native North Carolina to communist North Korea during his 70 years on the pulpit, died on Wednesday at the age of 99, a spokesman said… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Alabama policeman killed trying to apprehend murder suspect: media (Reuters) – A police officer in Mobile, Alabama was shot and killed as he was attempting to apprehend a murder suspect late on Tuesday, local media reported. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Missouri residents sue over radioactive material storage sites (Reuters) – Residents living near landfill sites in the St. Louis area where radioactive waste has been stored filed lawsuits on Tuesday seeking compensation, claiming negligence in handling materials they said were some of the most dangerous on Earth…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • ‘Making of a Murderer’ case may go to Supreme Court: report (Reuters) – A Wisconsin man convicted of murder in the case that was chronicled in the Netflix documentary, “Making of a Murderer,” on Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to toss out his 2005 confession that his attorneys claim was coerced by investig… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Trump administration sued over detention of immigrant children NEW YORK (Reuters) – A New York civil rights group on Tuesday sued Trump administration officials over what it called prolonged detention of immigrant children, blaming recent shifts in U.S. government policy for keeping children locked up without caus… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Democrat picks up seat in special election for Kentucky legislature (Reuters) – A Democrat easily won a Kentucky House of Representatives special election on Tuesday, the 37th U.S. legislative seat flipped to the party from Republicans since Donald Trump’s 2016 election as president, the Democratic National Committee s… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Judge says IMDb can show Hollywood actors’ ages under First Amendment (Reuters) – A federal judge on Tuesday declared unconstitutional a California law requiring IMDb, the movie and television information website, to remove actors’ ages at their request. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Trump moves to outlaw ‘bump stocks’ after Florida shooting WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration would take steps to outlaw an accessory that enables a rifle to shoot hundreds of rounds a minute, as the White House added he may consider other firearms restrictions aft… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Republicans will sue to block court-drawn Pennsylvania congressional map (Reuters) – State and national Republican officials will file a federal lawsuit as soon as Wednesday seeking to block a new Pennsylvania congressional map released on Monday by the state’s high court, the party’s congressional campaign arm said on Tues… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Florida teens travel to state capital demanding action on guns PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) – Busloads of Florida students headed on Tuesday to the state capital Tallahassee to call for a ban on assault rifles, pressing on with protests after a shooting rampage at a high school that killed 17 teens and educators. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • U.S. top court rejects investor appeals over Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to revive litigation in which shareholders accused the federal government of overstepping its authority when it restructured mortgage finance firms Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac following t… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Agonizing subway ride lands New York woman Worst Commute award NEW YORK (Reuters) – This is one contest no New York City subway rider wants to win. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Florida school staff members to return this week after mass shooting that killed 17 (Reuters) – Staff members will return to work on Friday at the Florida school where a gunman shot and killed 17 people in the deadliest shooting ever at a U.S. high school, district officials said, with students expected back next week. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Pennsylvania top court redraws voting map in boost to Democrats (Reuters) – Pennsylvania’s top court on Monday unveiled a new map carving out the state’s U.S. congressional voting districts, imposing a plan it said was based on “traditional criteria” after rejecting a proposal drawn up by Republican lawmakers as un… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Trump: FBI missed signs on Florida shooting due to Russia probe WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump attacked the FBI and lawmakers probing suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and said an excessive focus on Russia led federal investigators to miss signs that could have prevented a … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Head bowed, Florida shooting suspect returns to court for hearing FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) – A former student accused of last week’s deadly shooting at a Florida high school returned to court for one of two hearings on Monday in a case that has galvanized advocates of stricter gun control, including many of th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Pennsylvania top court releases new U.S. congressional voting map for state (Reuters) – Pennsylvania’s top court published a new map of U.S. congressional voting districts for the state on Monday after Democratic and Republican leaders were unable to come to an agreement on other proposals, in a closely watched action ahead of… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Driver of van slated to be in Trump motorcade detained for having gun PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – The driver of a van carrying journalists covering President Donald Trump was detained on Monday after Secret Service officials found a gun in his bag during a security sweep before the vehicle was to drive onto the presiden… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Kentucky accuses Cardinal Health of contributing to opioid epidemic (Reuters) – Kentucky’s attorney general on Monday accused the drug distributor Cardinal Health Inc of contributing to the opioid epidemic by failing to halt or report suspiciously large or frequent orders by pharmacies of prescription painkillers. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Driver of van slated to join Trump motorcade detained for having gun PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – The driver of a van carrying journalists covering President Donald Trump was detained on Monday after Secret Service officials found a gun in his bag during a security sweep before the vehicle was to drive onto the presiden… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Trump backs effort to improve gun background checks: White House PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – President Donald Trump spoke to Senator John Cornyn about gun legislation on Friday, two days after a shooting at a Florida school killed 17 people, and supports efforts to improve the federal background check system, the W… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • UberEATS deliveryman wanted in fatal shooting (Reuters) – An UberEATS driver was on the run Monday after a man who ordered a meal from the online food delivery service was killed in a late night shooting in Atlanta over the weekend, police told local media. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Kremlin says charges over U.S. election tampering prove nothing MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin said on Monday that U.S. charges against 13 Russians and three Russian companies accused of meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election campaign contained zero proof of Russian state involvement. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Student survivors of Florida shooting slam Trump over FBI tweets PARKLAND, Fla (Reuters) – Student survivors of the deadliest-ever shooting at a U.S. high school reacted angrily on Sunday after U.S. President Donald Trump said the FBI may have been too distracted with a Russia probe to follow leads that could have p… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Five killed, including gunman, in shooting spree in Kentucky: police (Reuters) – Five people, including a suspected gunman who apparently took his own life, were killed in a shooting spree at two locations in northeast Kentucky on Saturday, officials said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • U.S. Grand Canyon helicopter crash kills three – report (Reuters) – A tourist helicopter crashed in the United States’ Grand Canyon on Saturday, killing three people and injuring four others, Arizona media and a federal aviation spokesman said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • U.S. rail official steps down after questions raised over outside work WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A senior Trump administration rail safety official resigned on Saturday after questions were raised about whether he was conducting outside work after taking the post, the U.S. Transportation Department said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • U.S. drops charges against defendant in NCAA corruption case (Reuters) – Federal prosecutors have dropped all criminal charges against the former director of an amateur basketball program who was among 10 people charged last year in a major corruption case involving college basketball, according to a court filin… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Two Ohio police officers shot dead responding to 911 call (Reuters) – Two Ohio police officers were shot to death on Saturday while responding to a domestic disturbance in the Columbus suburb of Westerville, and a suspect was wounded and is in custody, officials said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Former Virginia Tech student convicted in 13-year-old girl’s murder (Reuters) – A former Virginia Tech student was convicted of kidnapping and murdering a 13-year-old girl after telling the judge overseeing his trial that he wanted to enter a plea of no contest on Friday, a local prosecutor said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Autopsy finds gunman who killed 58 people in Las Vegas took anti-anxiety drug (Reuters) – The Las Vegas gunman who killed 58 people and himself in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history was found to have had anti-anxiety medication in his system, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported, citing a newly obtained autopsy … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • U.S. Olympic system failed abused gymnasts: USOC PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) – The U.S. Olympic system “failed” the hundreds of young female athletes sexually abused by former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, United States Olympic Committee (USOC) Board of Directors Chairman Larry Probst sa… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Georgia police officer and suspect killed, two deputies wounded ATLANTA (Reuters) – A police officer was shot dead and two sheriff’s deputies were wounded on Friday in a small Georgia town by a gunman who was then killed, the county sheriff said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Michigan State University to fire dean after Nassar scandal (Reuters) – Michigan State University is moving to fire a dean who it said had failed to enforce 2014 guidelines created for sports doctor Larry Nassar in treating young athletes after complaints of sexual misconduct against him. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Two dead as winter snowstorm sweeps across U.S. Midwest CHICAGO (Reuters) – A winter storm swept across the northern U.S. Midwest on Friday, dumping up to nine inches (23 cm) of snow on Chicago, killing at least two people and snarling hundreds of flights as it rolled east to threaten New York state and New… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Puerto Rico says to receive $16 billion in federal disaster aid (Reuters) – Puerto Rico said on Friday it will receive $16 billion in federal aid under a disaster recovery package signed on Friday by U.S. President Donald Trump. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Star witness in ex-Cuomo aide’s corruption trial arrested NEW YORK (Reuters) – The corruption trial of a former aide to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has taken an unexpected turn, as a star witness for prosecutors was arrested after admitting during his fourth day testifying before a jury that he may have vi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Police officer killed, two wounded in Georgia shooting: local media ATLANTA (Reuters) – A police officer was shot dead and two sheriff’s deputies were wounded in a small Georgia town on Friday by a suspect who was then himself slain, local media reported, citing law enforcement officials. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Rain on Trump’s parade: Democratic mayors sniff at military pageant (Reuters) – The mayors of big American cities, a largely Democratic bunch, love parades, but few are lining up to host the Bastille Day-style military display that Republican President Donald Trump has asked the Pentagon to prepare. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Snow blankets Chicago as winter storm sweeps U.S. Midwest MILWAUKEE/CHICAGO (Reuters) – A major winter storm swept across the U.S. Midwest on Friday, dumping nine inches (23 cm) of snow on Chicago and snarling hundreds of flights as it headed east to threaten New York and New England with heavy accumulations … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Snowstorm hammers U.S. Midwest, hundreds of flights canceled MILWAUKEE/CHICAGO (Reuters) – A major winter storm pounding the U.S. Midwest on Friday forced cancellation of hundreds of flights as heavy snow and plummeting temperatures threatened to bring travel to a standstill across the region. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Storm barrels through U.S. Midwest with snow and frigid temperatures MILWAUKEE, Wis./CHICAGO (Reuters) – A major winter storm barreled into Chicago and Milwaukee early on Friday, dumping heavy snow and dropping temperatures well below freezing as it forced schools to close and threatened to leave travel at a stand still… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Senate approves budget deal, too late to avert shutdown WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate approved a budget deal including a stopgap government funding bill early on Friday, but it was too late to prevent a federal shutdown that was already underway in an embarrassing setback for the Republican-control… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • New Mexico newspaper apologizes for cartoon linking ‘Dreamers’ to criminality (Reuters) – A New Mexico newspaper apologized on Thursday for publishing a cartoon portraying illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children as street criminals that drew widespread condemnation as racist. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • U.S. federal shutdown at hand after fiscal hawk’s dissent WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government staggered into another shutdown on Thursday night after an outspoken fiscal conservative in the Senate singlehandedly delayed action by Congress on a stopgap funding bill wrapped up in a massive budget deal. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Storm to clobber U.S. Midwest with snow and frigid temperatures MILWAUKEE, Wis./CHICAGO (Reuters) – A significant storm is expected to descend on Chicago, Detroit and Milwaukee Thursday evening and Friday, with heavy snow and freezing temperatures expected to slow travel for millions of commuters. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Los Angeles prosecutors review three sex assault accusations against Weinstein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Los Angeles prosecutors are reviewing three accusations of sexual assault against Harvey Weinstein, a step toward possible criminal charges for the movie producer, a spokesman for the county District Attorney’s office said on Th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Brazilian who led U.S. to $17 million in mattress box spring gets prison BOSTON (Reuters) – A Brazilian whose arrest led U.S. authorities to discover $17 million hidden in a mattress box spring was sentenced on Thursday to nearly three years in prison for trying to launder funds tied to a massive pyramid scheme. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Maryland sues Insys to enforce subpoena in opioid probe (Reuters) – Maryland’s attorney general has filed a lawsuit seeking to enforce a subpoena the state sent Insys Therapeutics Inc as part of an investigation into allegations the drugmaker deceptively marketed a fentanyl-based cancer pain medicine. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. Olympic swimmer accuses ex-coach of sexual abuse when she was 16 (Reuters) – A former U.S. Olympic swimmer accused a former coach of the national team of sexually abusing her when she was 16, joining a chorus of young athletes in gymnastics and other sports who have come forward with similar allegations involving te… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Ohio delays execution after ex-juror seeks reprieve for death row inmate (Reuters) – Ohio Governor John Kasich on Thursday postponed next week’s scheduled execution of a convicted double murderer in light of a letter from a juror in the man’s trial asking that he not be put to death because the jury was not given informatio… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Special Report: U.S. body brokers supply world with torsos, limbs and heads PORTLAND, Oregon (Reuters) – On July 20, a Hong Kong-flagged cargo ship departed Charleston, South Carolina carrying thousands of containers. One of them held a lucrative commodity: body parts from dozens of dead Americans. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Trump tax cuts trickle across America, bringing glee and skepticism (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, touted as major tax relief for individuals and corporations, is showing up in bigger paychecks and bonuses awarded to workers by companies whose tax bills are being slashed. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Trump offshore oil drilling plan draws protest in California SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – Environmental activists in California on Thursday plan to protest a Trump Administration proposal to vastly increase offshore oil drilling in the United States. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Storm to clobber U.S. Midwest with snow, wind and frigid temps MILWAUKEE (Reuters) – A storm is expected to clobber Chicago, Detroit and Milwaukee with heavy snow, gusty winds and freezing temperatures that will slow travel for millions of commuters on Thursday evening and Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Dollars, data support record number of transgender U.S. election candidates (Reuters) – Alexandra Chandler was a U.S. Navy intelligence analyst when she came out as a transgender woman in 2006. She could have been fired, but instead she said the conservative Republicans in her chain of command promoted her to division chief. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • No evidence of attack in Texas death of Border Patrol agent: FBI EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) – There was no evidence of an attack that led to the on-duty death in November of a U.S. Border Patrol agent, the FBI said on Wednesday in the case that prompted President Donald Trump to renew calls for a border wall with Mexi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend ...
  • Indianapolis prosecutor blasts Trump for politicizing football player death (Reuters) – An Indianapolis prosecutor on Wednesday blasted U.S. President Donald Trump for bringing politics into the case of a twice-deported man charged in a drunk-driving crash that killed an Indianapolis Colts football player. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Puerto Rico in line for nearly $5 billion in federal aid for Medicaid (Reuters) – A $90 billion disaster aid package agreed on by U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday would include nearly $7 billion in aid to storm-battered Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, according to two Senate Democratic aides and Puerto Rico’s governo… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Exclusive: States need U.S. help to protect drug-affected infants – GAO NEW YORK (Reuters) – The federal government needs to take more steps to help states protect infants born affected by drugs such as opioids, the U.S. Government Accountability Office says in a new report released Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • ‘Tanks but no tanks!’ say critics of Trump’s plan for military parade WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s dream of a grand military parade through the streets of the U.S. capital attracted scorn, skepticism and even a dash of wit from local officials on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • U.S. senators call for Olympic committee probe after Nassar scandal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan group of U.S. senators on Wednesday called for an investigation into the handling of sexual misconduct allegations by the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics, which have been criticized for not acting on compla… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Southwest Airlines plane slides during takeoff from Baltimore airport NEW YORK (Reuters) – A Southwest Airlines plane slid sideways while preparing for takeoff from Baltimore–Washington International Airport on Wednesday, according to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Special Report: Why ‘higher risk’ human targets get shocked with Tasers By Grant Smith, Jason Szep, Peter Eisler, Linda So and Lisa Girion Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Storm brings freezing rain and snow to U.S. Northeast (Reuters) – A winter storm packing freezing rain and heavy snow was expected to sweep across much of the U.S. Northeast on Wednesday, snarling transportation, closing dozens of schools and threatening power outages. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Exclusive: FBI raids Colorado body broker following Reuters report WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Federal Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday searched the offices of a Colorado businesswoman who operates a funeral home and a body donation company from the same building. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Las Vegas hotel re-numbers floor where gunman opened fire on music festival (Reuters) – The Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, where a gunman converted a suite to a sniper’s nest in October and opened fire on an outdoor country music concert, killing 58 people, will rename several floors of the guest tower, the company said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Amtrak engineer must face trial for 2015 derailment, judge rules (Reuters) – A Philadelphia judge on Tuesday ruled that the engineer at the throttle of an Amtrak train during a deadly derailment in 2015 must face criminal charges, overturning another judge who had dismissed them, prosecutors said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...