USA Today HQ evacuated after report of man with weapon

World Aug 8, 2019

USA Today HQ evacuated after report of man with weapon

The headquarters of USA Today was evacuated Wednesday afternoon as police responded to reports of a man with a weapon in the building outside Washington. The newspaper reported that alarms sounded and police squad cars converged on the scene as employees waited outside. Law enforcement ...

World / Politics Jul 30, 2019

Black Virginia lawmakers to boycott Trump's Jamestown visit

Virginia's black state lawmakers plan to boycott an event this week celebrating the beginnings of American democracy because President Donald Trump is scheduled to attend. The Virginia Legislative Black Caucus announced Monday that its members would not attend a ceremony in Jamestown on Tuesday marking ...

Virginia employee kills 12 in public building

World / Crime & Legal Jun 1, 2019

Virginia employee kills 12 in public building

A longtime public utilities employee sprayed gunfire "indiscriminately" in a government building complex on Friday in Virginia Beach, Virginia, killing 12 people and wounding six, police said. The gunman was killed after trading fire with responding officers, police Chief James Cervera told a news conference. The ...