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Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking arrested, police say

Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking arrested, police say

Police in Nashville said Monday that they had arrested Travis Reinking, the 29-year-old accused of killing four people in a shooting rampage at a Waffle House over the weekend. The announcement Monday afternoon came nearly 34 hours after the mass shooting, which unnerved the Tennessee capital and prompted a sprawling manhunt. A little more than an hour before […]

James Shaw Jr. on why he rushed the Waffle House shooter: 'He was going to have to work to kill me'

James Shaw Jr. on why he rushed the Waffle House shooter: 'He was going to have to work to kill me'

Moments before the first shot, James Shaw Jr. was watching a Waffle House employee wash dishes, stacking them higher and higher. When the first shot was fired, Shaw thought the tower of plates had come crashing down, he would later recount at a news conference. At 3:25 a.m. Sunday, police cars stormed toward the restaurant in the Nashville neighborhood of Antioch. […]

Ohio Police: 2-Year-Old Girl Accidentally Shot Dead By Mom

Ohio Police: 2-Year-Old Girl Accidentally Shot Dead By Mom

A gun being handled by a young mother in a town outside Cleveland accidentally discharged, sending a bullet into her two-year-old daughter’s chest and killing her, police said Saturday. The mother, who investigators did not identify, owned the weapon legally and had a permit to carry a concealed gun, according to a statement from Wickliffe police. […]

Lobbyist whose wife rented to Pruitt sought client meeting with EPA

Lobbyist whose wife rented to Pruitt sought client meeting with EPA

Lobbyist whose wife rented to Pruitt sought client meeting with EPA  The Hill Lobbyist whose wife rented to Pruitt lobbied EPA despite denials  Politico Documents provide window into Scott Pruitt’s controversial $43000 phone booth  CBS News EPA chief is destroying clean air standards  STLtoday.com Pruitt reassigned lawmen as drivers, bodyguards in Oklahoma  Washington Post Full coverage Source link

Michael Cohen Has Said He Would Take a Bullet for Trump. Maybe Not Anymore.

Michael Cohen Has Said He Would Take a Bullet for Trump. Maybe Not Anymore.

Although Mr. Trump called Mr. Cohen last Friday, four days after the raid, to “check in,’’ according to people familiar with the call, he and Mr. Cohen have spoken little since Mr. Trump entered the White House. The two men did have dinner together at Mar-a-Lago, Mr. Trump’s private club in Florida, a few weeks […]

Giuliani to Join Trump's Legal Team

Giuliani to Join Trump's Legal Team

Mr. Trump and his associates believe the issues in New York pose a far greater challenge to the president than even Mr. Mueller’s investigation. They do not know what was taken from Mr. Cohen’s office, and it is not clear what exactly investigators are looking into. But the fact that the authorities were able to […]

Panelist: Trump's 'breeding' tweet is racist

Panelist: Trump's 'breeding' tweet is racist

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THE LATEST: 2 deputies stabbed inside the Douglas County Sheriff's Office

THE LATEST: 2 deputies stabbed inside the Douglas County Sheriff's Office

8:27 a.m.: An armed deputy sits at the sheriff office’s front desk from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and after 5 p.m. to get in the building, people have to call dispatchers, Conner said. UPDATE [8:25 a.m.]: Two deputies were stabbed at the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office when a man with a mental illness claimed […]

Rep. Jim Jordan stuns CNN's Anderson Cooper by insisting Donald Trump doesn't lie (video)

Rep. Jim Jordan stuns CNN's Anderson Cooper by insisting Donald Trump doesn't lie (video)

WASHINGTON – Champaign County GOP Rep. Jim Jordan apparently follows a “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil” policy where President Donald Trump is concerned. On Monday night, the House Freedom Caucus co-founder got into a verbal exchange with CNN’s Anderson Cooper in which he repeatedly insisted that he’s never heard Trump lie. […]

The Latest: Greitens campaign pays $25000 to law firm

The Latest: Greitens campaign pays $25000 to law firm

ST. LOUIS — The Latest on the investigation of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens’ campaign has paid at least $25,000 to Husch Blackwell for legal representation as the Republican faces trouble on several fronts. Data released Monday show Greitens’ campaign in March paid the St. Louis law […]