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Florida shooting: ‘We watched gunman kill our friends’

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Florida shooting: FBI and teachers warned about Nikolas Cruz

Florida shooting: FBI and teachers warned about Nikolas Cruz

Image copyright Handout Image caption Nikolas Cruz was a former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School The FBI has confirmed that it was warned about the teenager who allegedly carried out a mass shooting at his former school in Florida. Nikolas Cruz, who has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder, reportedly left […]

Florida shooting: Who are the victims?

Florida shooting: Who are the victims?

Image copyright MS Douglas Football Image caption Aaron Feis was hailed as a hero for his actions A sports coach at a Florida high school targeted by a mass shooter on Wednesday is being hailed as a hero for shielding students from bullets. Aaron Feis, assistant American football coach at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School […]

Transgender woman breastfeeds baby in first recorded case, study says

Transgender woman breastfeeds baby in first recorded case, study says

Image copyright Getty Images A transgender woman has been able to breastfeed a baby in the first recorded case of its kind, researchers say. The 30-year-old wanted to breastfeed after her pregnant partner said she did not want to do it herself, according to the Transgender Health journal. She was able to breastfeed after taking […]

Florida shooting: Teachers ‘were warned’ about Nikolas Cruz

Florida shooting: Teachers ‘were warned’ about Nikolas Cruz

Image copyright Handout Image caption Nikolas Cruz was a former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Teachers were warned in advance about the teenager who allegedly carried out a mass shooting at his former school in Florida, US media are reporting. Nikolas Cruz has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder following the […]

Florida shooting: At least 17 dead in high school attack

Florida shooting: At least 17 dead in high school attack

Media captionStudents describe fleeing school as shots rang out At least 17 people are dead after a 19-year-old man opened fire at a high school campus in Parkland, Florida, police have said. The suspect has been named as Nikolas Cruz, 19, and is a former student at the school who had been expelled. As the […]

Florida shooting: Suspect held in deadly high school attack

Florida shooting: Suspect held in deadly high school attack

Media captionStudents describe fleeing school as shots rang out Police in Parkland, Florida, have arrested a suspect after responding to a deadly shooting at a local high school. More than an hour after the shooting began, the Broward Sherriff’s Office said the “shooter is now in custody”. But it warned that the scene at Stoneman […]

Canadian broadcaster CTV amends Patrick Brown sex claim story

Canadian broadcaster CTV amends Patrick Brown sex claim story

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ontario Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown has resigned in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations A Canadian news outlet says some of the facts in an expose of sexual misconduct claims against a politician were wrong. Patrick Brown resigned as leader of the Ontario Progressive Conservative party in January, months […]

Lizette Cuesta: US teenager ‘named killers’ in last breaths

Lizette Cuesta: US teenager ‘named killers’ in last breaths

Image copyright Facebook Image caption Lizette Andrea Cuesta “fought like a soldier”, said the man who found her A US teenager stabbed and left for dead on the side of a road used her last breath to implicate her alleged killers, police say. Lizette Andrea Cuesta was found soaked in blood by UPS delivery drivers […]

US Veterans chief Shulkin ‘improperly’ took Wimbledon tickets

US Veterans chief Shulkin ‘improperly’ took Wimbledon tickets

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Shulkin disputes the inspector general’s findings US Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin improperly accepted Wimbledon tennis tickets and used tax dollars to fund a European trip, a report finds. A report by the agency’s inspector general also accused Mr Shulkin’s top aide of doctoring an email to justify […]