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Toronto van: Ten dead and 15 injured as pedestrians are hit

Toronto van: Ten dead and 15 injured as pedestrians are hit

Media captionWitnesses recall Toronto van incident Ten people have been killed and 15 injured after a man drove a van into pedestrians in Toronto, police said. The suspect has been named by police as Alek Minassian, 25. A man was arrested several streets away following a tense standoff with officers on the street. Bystander videos […]

George H W Bush hospitalised a day after his wife’s funeral

George H W Bush hospitalised a day after his wife’s funeral

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Bush greeted mourners at his wife’s funeral on Saturday and was hospitalised on Sunday Former US President George H W Bush has been hospitalised with an infection just days after his wife Barbara died. In a statement, a family spokesman said he had contracted an infection that spread to […]

Toronto collision: Pedestrians injured after van mounts kerb

Toronto collision: Pedestrians injured after van mounts kerb

Media captionAmbulance rushes to the scene in Toronto Up to 10 pedestrians have been struck by a van that witnesses said mounted the kerb in Toronto, say police. The vehicle fled the scene after the incident at a busy intersection in the north of the Canadian city, police say. The van was located several blocks […]

Suspected Waffle House gunman arrested in woods in Nashville

Suspected Waffle House gunman arrested in woods in Nashville

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Shooting suspect Travis Reinking was caught in a “wooded area”, police said A man suspected of killing four people at a Waffle House in Tennessee has been arrested by police in Nashville. Police said Travis Reinking, 29, was caught in a wooded area. He allegedly opened fire at the […]

US soldier gets world’s first penis and scrotum transplant

US soldier gets world’s first penis and scrotum transplant

Image copyright Johns Hopkins Medicine Image caption Dr Andrew Lee (second from left) and his team at Johns Hopkins University A team of US doctors has successfully carried out the world’s first total transplant of a penis and scrotum. Surgeons at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, performed the operation on a soldier who had […]

Waffle House: Police body slam woman in cutlery fee row

When Chikesia Clemons was charged for plastic cutlery at a Waffle House in Alabama she cancelled her order and asked to speak to the district manager. Police were called to deal with the confrontation, and the situation escalated. Video courtesy Canita Adams Waffle House: Police body slam woman in cutlery fee row

Police use stun gun on American Airlines passenger

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Nashville Waffle House: James Shaw denies heroism

Nashville Waffle House: James Shaw denies heroism

Media caption‘I was completely doing it to save myself”: James Shaw Jr disarmed the gunman A customer who wrestled a gun from a naked attacker who killed four people at a Waffle House in Nashville, Tennessee on Sunday has described his deed as a “selfish act”. James Shaw Jr was hailed as a hero by […]

Canadian accused of murder is lynched in Peruvian Amazon

Canadian accused of murder is lynched in Peruvian Amazon

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Olivia ArĂ©valo’s murder has sparked outrage in the Peruvian Amazon A Canadian man was lynched in the Peruvian Amazon, after he was accused by members of an indigenous community of killing a local spiritual leader. Police found Sebastian Woodroffe’s body after video of his lynching on Friday was shared on […]

Naked gunman kills four in Nashville Waffle House

Naked gunman kills four in Nashville Waffle House

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Police examined the scene for clues A nude gunman has killed four people at a Waffle House in Nashville in the US state of Tennessee, police say. The man burst into the restaurant at 03:25 (08:25 GMT) in the suburb of Antioch and opened fire, reportedly with a semi-automatic rifle. […]

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