VOLCANO, Hawaii (Reuters) - "Ballistic blocks" the size of microwave ovens shot from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano on Wednesday
in what may be the start of explosive eruptions that could spew huge
ash plumes and hurl smaller rocks for miles (km), the U.S. Geological
(Reuters) - Turkey condemned the sentencing of an executive from one of
its state-owned banks as a political attack by the United States on Thursday, after a New York court handed down a 32 month prison sentence in an Iran-sanctions busting case.
- Hundreds of women sexually abused by disgraced gymnastics doctor
Larry Nassar have tentatively agreed to a $500 million settlement with
Michigan State University, Nassar's former employer, attorneys for both
sides said on Wednesday.
YORK (Reuters) - A violent spring storm that killed at least five
people in the northeastern United States downed trees and power lines,
leaving hundreds of thousands of people without power on Wednesday.
(Reuters) - The FBI is pursuing 1,000 investigations into suspected
"lone wolf" militants and another 1,000 into "domestic terrorists," FBI
director Christopher Wray told a congressional committee on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Transportation Department told U.S. airlines on Tuesday
that they must continue to allow the transport of the most common
service animals, but said it was asking for public comment about
amending its existing regulations.
(Reuters) - A police officer assigned to a northern Illinois high
school shot and wounded a 19-year-old former student who had brought a
gun to the school on Wednesday morning, authorities in the city of Dixon said.
Pa. (Reuters) - One of two Pennsylvania men charged in the killings of
four young men lured to a farm with the promise of marijuana was
sentenced on Wednesday to life in prison after pleading guilty to murder, while the other suspect rejected a plea deal.
Christopher Wylie, a former Cambridge Analytica staffer-turned-whistle-blower, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday
that users’ data from Facebook was exploited by Cambridge Analytica to
help elect U.S. President Donald Trump. Rough Cut (no reporter
Christopher Wylie, a former Cambridge Analytica staffer-turned-whistle-blower, said Wednesday
that voter suppression was a service that U.S. clients could request
from Cambridge Analytica when Steve Bannon, who later became President
Trump's White House adviser, was vice president of the company. Rough
Cut (no reporter narration).