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'Loner' student shoots and kills 10 at Texas school: authorities

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 8:10pm
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.

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

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 7:27pm
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 following one of its largest eruptions and worst sulfur emissions.

Missouri legislators begin weighing impeachment of governor

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 7:20pm
(Reuters) - Missouri legislators convened on Friday to weigh the possible impeachment of Governor Eric Greitens, who has been embroiled in separate sex and fundraising scandals that have led to mounting pressure for his resignation.

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

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 7:19pm
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

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 6:50pm
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.

'Quiet' student shoots and kills 10 at his Texas high school

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 6:02pm
SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) - A 17-year-old student armed with a shotgun and pistol opened fire in a Texas high school on Friday, killing nine fellow students and a teacher, authorities said, in an attack similar to the massacre at a Florida high school in February.

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

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 5:05pm
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.

Accused Texas high school gunman described as bullied loner in a trench coat

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 4:52pm
SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) - The teen accused of killing 10 people in a mass shooting at his Texas high school on Friday was described by fellow students as a quiet loner who played football but kept to himself and was reportedly the victim of some bullying.

Texas teen charged with killing 10 in high school massacre

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 4:01pm
SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) - Texas officials charged a 17-year-old student with murder in the shooting of 10 people, including fellow pupils, at his high school on Friday in an attack similar to the massacre at a Florida high school earlier this year.

Teen gunman who killed 10 at Texas school planned suicide: governor

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 3:08pm
SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) - A male student who entered a Texas high school on Friday and shot dead ten people, including fellow pupils, had planned to end the attack with his suicide but instead surrendered to police, Texas Governor Greg Abbott said.

'DO SOMETHING,' Parkland survivors urge action after Texas school shooting

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 2:33pm
PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) - Survivors of the high school massacre in Parkland, Florida, vowed support on Friday for Texas students caught up in the latest deadly school shooting, saying tighter gun laws were needed to stop further bloodshed.

Texas high-schooler kills at least eight in echo of Parkland massacre

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 1:08pm
SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) - A male student entered a Texas high school on Friday and shot dead at least eight people, including fellow pupils, officials said, just three months after a similar massacre in Florida sparked a youth-led "Never Again" gun-control movement.

At least eight dead, explosives found in Texas school shooting: sheriff

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 12:00pm
SANTA FE, Texas (Reuters) - At least eight people died in a shooting at a Santa Fe, Texas, high school on Friday and police searching the building said they had taken into custody a student suspected of the attack and found explosives in the school building.

At least eight dead in shooting at Texas high school: sheriff

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:07am
(Reuters) - At least eight people were killed on Friday in a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas, a local sheriff said, with one person in custody and a second detained.

Two buses collide in New York City, injuring dozens

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 10:13am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two commuter buses collided while exiting a tunnel linking New York City to suburban New Jersey on Friday, injuring about 31 people, local media reported.

Multiple fatalities after shooting at Texas high school: CNN

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 10:10am
(Reuters) - Multiple people were killed on Friday in a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas, CNN reported, in the latest gun violence in a country still shaken by the massacre at a Florida high school in February.

Gunman shouting anti-Trump slogans arrested at Miami resort

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 9:51am
MIAMI (Reuters) - A man railing against U.S. President Donald Trump opened fire in one of the Republican's Florida golf resorts early on Friday, exchanging gunshots with Miami police who wounded and arrested him, officials said.

Former Le Bernardin server ends lawsuit against New York restaurant

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 9:34am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former server at Le Bernardin ended her lawsuit accusing the famed New York City seafood restaurant of ignoring sexual harassment complaints or shaming people from coming forward.

Police race to Texas high school after reports of gunfire

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 8:57am
(Reuters) - Police were responding to reports of gunfire at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas on Friday and the school district said it was on lockdown because of an incident involving an active shooter.

Police wound gunman who opened fire at Trump golf resort

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 8:22am
(Reuters) - Miami police wounded a gunman who opened fire early on Friday in the lobby of the Trump National Doral Golf Club, a resort owned by Donald Trump, after shouting remarks against the U.S. president, police said.

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