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  • 10 dead after van plows into pedestrians in Toronto, police say

    Ten people are dead and 15 are injured after the driver of a van plowed into multiple pedestrians in Toronto on Monday in what appears to be a deliberate act, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders said. Saunders said the suspected driver, Alek Minassian, was in custody. Minassian was arrested in a white rental van less than 30 minutes after police relieved a 911 call, Sauders said. Officials say Minassian, who left a trail of destruction nearly a mile long, was […]

  • Former President George H.W. Bush, day after burying wife of 73 years, is hospitalized

    Former President George H.W. Bush, who just buried his wife first lady Barbara Bush on Saturday, is in intensive care, CNN has learned. “President Bush was admitted to the Houston Methodist Hospital yesterday morning after contracting an infection that spread to his blood. He is responding to treatments and appears to be recovering. We will issue additional updates as events warrant,” spokesman Jim McGrath said in a statement. Bush, 93, was admitted to the hospital on Sunday morning with an […]

  • Woman lured into the woods by ‘creepy’ fake bathroom signs

    PORTLAND, Ore. — A woman says she was lured into the woods on last weekend after following fake “outdoor bathroom” signs on the Leif Erikson Trail in Forest Park, according to KPTV. She didn’t want to be named, but says she was startled by a man she encountered behind a tree in the area where she was looking for a restroom. “I step over a log and there’s a huge tree and there’s a man standing there,” she said. The woman […]

  • 5-year-old boy claims teachers taped his mouth shut, threw away his lunch

    DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. — A family is furious with an elementary school after they say their 5-year-old son was assaulted and humiliated in front of his class, CNN affiliate WXYZ reports. It was during Abdul Dannaoui’s lunch hour during preschool, that he says two teachers left him hungry, and barely breathing. “She put the scotch tape on my mouth” says Abdul. The straight “A” student says back on March 26th at Highview Elementary School, not one, but two teachers were having a laugh […]

  • Massive manhunt for Waffle House shooting suspect

    A massive manhunt is underway for the gunman accused of killing four people early Sunday at a Waffle House near Nashville, Tennessee. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has added 29-year-old Travis Reinking to its “Top 10 Most Wanted” list after he allegedly opened fire at the restaurant in Antioch,southeast of Nashville at 3:19 a.m. Reinking’s alleged motive is unknown and authorities warn that he may still be armed with a rifle and a hand gun. The hunt After Reinking fled the scene of […]

  • Schumer demands FAA step up plane maintenance inspections after fatal accidents

    Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is demanding the Federal Aviation Administration increase inspections of aircraft maintenance after his office reviewed agency records and found that enforcement and fines specifically for maintenance issues have dropped over the last several years. Schumer’s office asserts that formal enforcement actions for airline maintenance issues decreased after 2014 and dropped dramatically in 2017. The data was compiled from the agency’s quarterly reports on civil enforcement penalties, according to a statement from his office. The New […]

  • Hero customer ambushes Waffle House killer and wrests away his assault-style rifle

    As soon as he heard the gunshots, James Shaw Jr. bolted and hid in a restroom. But he didn’t lose sight of the gunman. And the moment the shooter paused, police said, Shaw decided to ambush him. That heroic act by a customer saved countless lives at a Nashville-area Waffle House, where a seminude gunman killed four people early Sunday morning. “He saw the gunman looking at his rifle. At that point, the shots had stopped,” Metro Nashville police spokesman […]

  • Kellyanne Conway says asking about her husband’s anti-Trump tweets is a ‘double standard’

    WASHINGTON — White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said Sunday that it was inappropriate and a “double standard” to be asked about her husband’s tweets, which have been critical of her boss, President Donald Trump. Since last year, George Conway, a prominent attorney whom Trump considered nominating for solicitor general, has been posting and retweeting tweets that have been critical of the President. Asked about her husband’s social media activities, Kellyanne Conway told CNN’s Dana Bash on “State of the Union,” […]

  • 4 killed at Tennessee Waffle House as police search for suspect

    NASHVILLE — Nashville police are asking residents to lock their doors and stay alert after a seminude gunman killed four people at an area Waffle House. “Keep your doors locked, keep your eyes open. If you see this individual — if you see a nude guy walking around this morning — call the police department immediately,” Metro Nashville police spokesman Don Aaron said. Police are asking for the public’s help in finding suspect 29-year-old Travis Reinking of Morton, Illinois. Authorities […]

  • Planned Parenthood chief: Trump administration is ‘the worst for women that I’ve seen in my lifetime’

    Outgoing Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards is slamming the Trump administration, dubbing it “the worst for women that I’ve seen in my lifetime.” Richards’ comments came during an interview with CNN’s Van Jones on his show Saturday, as she recalled a “disappointing” January 2017 meeting at the White House with Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner. “I wouldn’t say I had high expectations for the meeting going in,” Richards told Jones, “but certainly my position is that anywhere I can go […]