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(Reuters) - Five people were injured, none seriously, on Saturday in a fire that sent flames bursting out of windows from a residence on the 50th floor of the Chicago's famous John Hancock Center, according to the Chicago Fire Department. Show More Summary
The fire broke out on the east side of the 100-story building in mid-afternoon and was quickly extinguished by responding firefighters, according to tweets by the Chicago Fire Department. The fire department posted pictures of the flames coming from the building as smoke obscured views of the upper floors. Show More Summary
Counterterrorism officials believe it's getting harder to track ISIS members because they "go dark."
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An encampment of protesters outside a Minneapolis police station vowed Saturday to maintain their vigil over the death of a black man who was shot by police, saying they won't move until video recordings of the encounter are released and authorities change how they interact with communities they serve.
A French Muslim’s plea for his community to lead the fight against jihadists one of the latest instances of Muslims condemning ISIS and the terrorist attacks on Paris.
BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgium's capital woke Saturday to a security lockdown as the national crisis center raised its terrorism alert to its highest level and at least one suspect from the Paris attacks remains at large.
Investigators were still trying to work out what happened during the assault in the Bronx, in which one woman was found with multiple stab wounds to her torso, the New York City police said. The victim appeared to have been pregnant and the baby might have been cut from her stomach, the New York Times reported, citing comments made by New York City councilman Andy King.
A U.S. citizen died in the attack on a luxury hotel in Bamako, Mali, where armed Islamist militants took hostages on Friday, the U.S. State Department said. Six Americans were recovered safely and U.S. special forces assisted in the rescue efforts, U.S. officials said earlier. The State Department, in a statement, identified the victim as Anita Datar.
Three protesters were removed from a Minneapolis city council meeting on Friday after they voiced disapproval over how city leaders have handled the investigation of Sunday's police killing of an unarmed African-American man. The protesters interrupted a regular council meeting to complain about the way the city handles police misconduct issues. Show More Summary
A Florida man who flew a gyrocopter onto the U.S. Capitol grounds to publicize campaign finance reform pleaded guilty on Friday to a reduced charge. Douglas Hughes, 62, a mail carrier from Ruskin, Florida, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to one felony count of operating as an airman without an airman's certificate. Show More Summary
A woman accused of killing four people and injuring dozens more at Oklahoma State University's Oct. 24 homecoming parade had a blood alcohol content below the minimum level to be considered legally intoxicated, court papers showed. According...Show More Summary
Belgium raised its terror alert to the highest level in the capital Brussels on Saturday, with the OCAM national crisis centre warning of an "imminent threat" a week after the Paris attacks. "Following our latest evaluation... the centre...Show More Summary
Jordan Graham pleaded guilty in December 2013 to second-degree murder over the death of Cody Johnson, 25, her husband of eight days, and was sentenced by a U.S. judge last year. In legal motions filed to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of...Show More Summary
By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - More than 40 people have fallen ill with E. coli food poisoning after eating at Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants in six different states, federal health officials said on Friday, sending shares of the burrito chain to an 18-month low. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - A magnitude 4.6 earthquake hit near the north Oklahoma city of Medford on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The quake struck at 4:40 p.m. at a shallow depth of 1.9 miles (3 km) with the epicenter 6 miles (10 km), north-northwest of Medford, it said. (Reporting by Jon Herskovitz in Austin; Editing by Sandra Maler)
A New York teenager charged with conspiring to support Islamic State should be tried as an adult, despite having been only 17 at the time he allegedly committed the crime, a federal judge ruled. The teenager, who remains unidentified...Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday that three additional states reported E. coli infections of the same strain as the Chipotle outbreak.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG has told U.S. regulators that emissions issues in larger luxury cars and SUVs extend to thousands of additional vehicles dating back to 2009, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Frid...