French Quarter street shooting claims one, sparks panic; nine hurt

Nov 28, 2016

French Quarter street shooting claims one, sparks panic; nine hurt

One man was killed, nine people were injured and witnesses said others ran in panic during an early Sunday shooting in New Orleans’ French Quarter, a bustling tourist destination packed with bright lights, bars and live music. Police Superintendent Michael Harrison said officers responded ...

Charleston shooter Roof ruled competent to stand trial

Nov 26, 2016

Charleston shooter Roof ruled competent to stand trial

The white man charged in the shooting deaths of nine black parishioners at a South Carolina church last year is competent to stand trial, a federal judge ruled Friday. U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel’s decision clears the way for jury selection to restart Monday ...