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Waffle House shooting suspect arrested by Nashville police

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:41:06 -0400

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) - Nashville police on Monday arrested the suspect in the weekend killing of four people at a Waffle House restaurant, ending a manhunt that began when the gunman ran naked from the scene into nearby woods, authorities said.(image)

U.S. anti-Muslim hate crimes rose 15 percent in 2017: advocacy group

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 12:01:00 -0400

BOSTON (Reuters) - Hate crimes targeting U.S. Muslims rose 15 percent in 2017, the second year of increases, according to a study released on Monday by advocacy group the Council on American-Islamic Relations.(image)

Southwest cancels more U.S. flights as it inspects engines

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:36:13 -0400

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co canceled more flights on Monday as it worked to complete inspections of engines like the one that failed last week in a deadly accident over Pennsylvania.(image)

California risks severe 'whiplash' from drought to flood: scientists

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 11:07:15 -0400

OSLO (Reuters) - California will suffer more volatile weather this century with a "whiplash" from drought to rain and mounting risks a repeat of the devastating "Great Flood" of 1862, scientists said on Monday.(image)

No testimony from Cosby as defense rests in Pennsylvania sexual assault trial

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:56:33 -0400

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - Bill Cosby's lawyers rested their case on Monday in his retrial on sexual assault charges, with the comedian declining to testify in his own defense against a one-time friend's accusations that he drugged and raped her in 2004.(image)

Miami police use stun gun on man accused of touching female passenger

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:15:18 -0400

(Reuters) - A 28-year-old Chicago man was in custody on Monday after police used a stun gun to arrest him aboard an American Airlines plane after he refused to move seats when accused of touching a female passenger without her permission at Miami International Airport.(image)

Trump aide urges Congress to pare back bipartisan spending deal

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 13:22:36 -0400

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congress needs to consider rolling back the spending deal that U.S. Republicans brokered with Democrats last month, because lawmakers voted to enact the $1.3 trillion legislation without reading it, an aide to President Donald Trump said on Sunday.(image)

U.S. mass shooting survivors pay it forward with two short films

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:03:32 -0400

, (Reuters) - Tim McGrath emerged from the 2012 movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colorado, physically unscathed, but his heart breaks whenever another person with a gun makes headlines in the United States.(image)

Turkey's Erdogan says U.S. should look at its own actions if it wants jailed pastor freed

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:19:58 -0400

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said the United States should look at its own actions if it wants the return of an American Christian pastor who has been jailed in Turkey for suspected links to a 2016 failed coup.(image)

Southwest cancels about 40 flights for engine inspections

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 17:33:34 -0400

(Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co said it canceled about 40 flights on Sunday, or 1 percent of those scheduled, as it inspects engines after last week’s deadly accident in Pennsylvania.(image)