U.S. arrests Coast Guard officer who planned mass attack: prosecutors

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. authorities have arrested a U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant who described himself as a white nationalist and amassed a cache of weapons to “murder innocent civilians... Read more »

Illinois mass shooting reveals gaps in gun laws; state seeks to close them

(Reuters) – The governor of Illinois vowed on Tuesday to seek tighter gun control measures after learning the man who shot five co-workers dead last week was wrongly granted... Read more »

Illinois mass shooting reveals gaps in gun laws; state seeks to close them

(Reuters) – The governor of Illinois vowed on Tuesday to seek tighter gun control measures after learning the man who shot five co-workers dead last week was wrongly granted... Read more »

Macau police investigate suspected murder at Sands casino resort: media

FILE PHOTO: A view of Sands Macao casino is seen in Macau, China June 1, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yip HONG KONG (Reuters) – Police in the world’s biggest gambling hub... Read more »

Thousands brave freezing cold in vigil for Illinois shooting victims

AURORA, Ill. (Reuters) – More than 2,000 people braved icy rain in sub-freezing temperatures in Illinois on Sunday for a vigil paying respects to five people killed and five... Read more »

College intern on first day among Illinois factory shooting victims

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Trevor Wehner was working his first day as a human resources intern at Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Illinois, when a worker who had just been... Read more »

Illinois factory gunman obtained firearm permit despite felony conviction

AURORA, Ill. (Reuters) – The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five policemen at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who nevertheless obtained a state permit to... Read more »

Illinois factory gunman killed 5 victims after being fired

AURORA, Ill. (Reuters) – The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five police officers at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who had just been fired, and... Read more »

Illinois factory gunman killed victims after being fired: police

The exterior of the Henry Pratt valve assembly plant — where police say Gary Martin shot fellow employees and wounded police officers — is pictured in Aurora, Illinois February... Read more »

Dismissed employee kills five co-workers in Illinois factory shooting

AURORA, Ill. (Reuters) – A gunman opened fire at an Illinois factory just after receiving notice of termination from his job there on Friday, killing five fellow workers and... Read more »