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  • Former President George H.W. Bush in intensive care

    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 was admitted to the hospital on Sunday morning, he was suffering […]

  • It’s a prince! Kate Middleton gives birth to a healthy baby boy

    Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to the couple’s third child on Monday, a son who becomes the fifth in line to the British throne. The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth, at 11 a.m. local time at St. Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, west London, Kensington Palace said. The newest arrival to the royal family weighs 8lbs 7oz (3.8 kilograms), and both mother and baby are “doing well,” according to the Palace. “The […]

  • Waffle House murder suspect now in custody

    After a frantic day-long manhunt, the gunman accused of killing four people at a Nashville-area Waffle House is now in custody, police said Monday. Metro Nashville police say Travis Reinking, 29, unloaded an assault-style rifle at the restaurant in Antioch early Sunday morning. BREAKING: Travis Reinking apprehended moments ago in a wooded area near Old Hickory Blvd & Hobson Pk. — Metro Nashville PD (@MNPDNashville) April 23, 2018 The tragedy sparked a cycle of shock, grief, and anxiety among […]

  • Waffle House shooting suspect thought Taylor Swift was stalking him and showed other signs of delusion

    When Travis Reinking breached a White House security barrier in July, police say, he had a very specific request: He wanted to meet with US President Donald Trump. Reinking told a Secret Service officer at the northeast entrance that he was a “sovereign citizen” who had a “right to inspect the grounds,” according to a Metropolitan Police Department incident report dated July 7, 2017. The report does not say if Reinking was referring to the anti-government extremist movement of the […]

  • Mike Pompeo, Trump’s pick to be secretary of state, faces key committee vote

    President Donald Trump’s pick to be secretary of state faces a key committee vote Monday evening, where Mike Pompeo is not expected to have enough support for a favorable recommendation, a distinction not seen before in recorded US history for a nominee to be the nation’s top diplomat. Pompeo can still — and is expected to — advance for a full floor vote, where his supporters believe he’ll be able to advance, as three Senate Democrats have said they’ll vote […]

  • The Waffle House shooting suspect had his guns taken away — twice

    Travis Reinking, the suspect in the Nashville-area Waffle House shooting that left four people dead, was still at large Monday after being added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s “Top 10 Most Wanted” list. Police also fear he’s still armed with a rifle and a handgun. Reinking, 29, owns at least four firearms, and he’s had his guns taken away from him at least twice. The swimming pool incident The first time, Reinking’s guns were apparently taken away by his […]

  • Waffle House shooter was once arrested by Secret Service for trespassing near White House

    The man suspected of killing four people at a Waffle House in Nashville on Sunday was previously arrested by the US Secret Service for trespassing and being in a restricted area near the White House, authorities said. In July 2017, Travis Reinking told a DC Metropolitan officer that he must get into the White House to speak with the President, according to an arrest report. The officer explained that he must get a tour to do that and told Reinking […]

  • Trump says US has not ‘given up anything’ in North Korea talks

    President Donald Trump declared Sunday morning the United States has not “given up anything” in negotiations with North Korea in response to criticism that Pyongyang is getting more out of the talks than Washington. “Wow, we haven’t given up anything & they have agreed to denuclearization (so great for World), site closure, & no more testing!” he tweeted. The President followed up with a second tweet that said, “We are a long way from conclusion on North Korea, maybe things […]

  • Beyoncé reigns at Coachella once again

    Ring the alarm! Beyoncé did not disappoint at the closing weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on Saturday night — turning it once again into what fans are calling, “Beychella.” Queen Bey made headlines for her unbelievable performance last weekend. Backed by a full marching band in tribute to historically black colleges, a drumline and dozens of dancers, her powerful headlining set featured a surprise Destiny’s Child reunion, her husband Jay-Z and more. But with Beyoncé being, […]

  • Mark Zuckerberg survived Congress. Now he has to face Wall Street

    1. Facebook faces Wall Street: Mark Zuckerberg survived 10 hours of grilling by nearly 100 members of Congress this month. Now, Facebook’s CEO must confront a group that could actually punish his company in the short-term: investors. Facebook is set to report its first-quarter earnings after the bell on Wednesday. Zuckerberg will then field questions on a conference call with analysts for the first time since the Cambridge Analytica data scandal upended the company and shaved tens of billions of dollars […]

  • How these hurricane-ravaged states have avoided a housing disaster — so far

    After Hurricane Harvey soaked Houston with 51 inches of rain last August, Amir Befroui, a foreclosure defense specialist at Lone Star Legal Aid, started planning for a very busy spring. That’s when the 90- and 180-day break on payments that mortgage companies typically give homeowners who have been hit by unexpected events like natural disasters would start to run out. But so far, few hurricane-related foreclosure cases have been coming across his desk. “We are starting to see a trickle,” Befroui says. […]

  • California man fatally stabbed while dining with his daughter on his lap

    Anthony Mele was dining at a steakhouse in Southern California with his daughter on his lap when a homeless man allegedly walked up to him Wednesday and stabbed him in the neck. Jamal Jackson, 49, was arrested shortly after the attack in Ventura and has been charged with premeditated first -degree murder, the Ventura County District Attorney’s Office said. Mele died the next day, but his daughter was not injured. The two men did not know each other, the Ventura […]