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White House on brief lockdown after woman driver intentionally hits security barrier

White House on brief lockdown after woman driver intentionally hits security barrier

Streets surrounding the White House were cordoned off, snarling local traffic.

Feb 24, 2018, 06:34 AM IST
Leander Paes, Purav Raja lift Knoxville Challenger title

Leander Paes, Purav Raja lift Knoxville Challenger title

The top-seeded pair fought hard in two consecutive tie-breakers to defeat the American-Australian duo of James Cerretani and John Patrick Smith 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 in men's doubles final.

Nov 13, 2017, 11:08 AM IST
Driver arrested, faces charges in deadly Tennessee school bus crash: Police

Driver arrested, faces charges in deadly Tennessee school bus crash: Police

A bus carrying elementary students home from school in Chattanooga, Tennessee, crashed on Monday afternoon, killing six children and sending nearly two dozen to a hospital with injuries, authorities said.

Nov 22, 2016, 12:32 PM IST

Several children killed in US school bus crash

Several children were killed Monday in the US state of Tennessee when a school bus carrying up to 35 students plowed into a tree, officials said.

Nov 22, 2016, 09:56 AM IST

Tennessee school bus crash kills at least six children

A bus carrying elementary school students crashed in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on Monday, killing at least six children and sending 23 people to a local hospital with injuries, authorities said.

Nov 22, 2016, 07:04 AM IST

Official says 2 people dead in plane crash in Tennessee

Amy Maxwell, a spokesman for Hamilton County Emergency Services, said yesterday a single-engine plane crashed around 12:50 p.M. At the Collegedale airport. Collegedale is a city about 20 miles east of Chattanooga.

Jun 12, 2016, 03:49 AM IST

5 killed in tourist helicopter crash in Smoky Mountains

Tennessee Emergency Management Association spokesman Dean Flener confirmed late Monday afternoon that five people had died.

Apr 05, 2016, 05:56 AM IST
Man shot by police at US Capitol complex

Man shot by police at US Capitol complex

The suspect, Larry Dawson, 66, of Tennessee, was in stable but critical condition at a hospital, Capitol Police said in a statement.

Mar 29, 2016, 09:14 AM IST
Two additional US citizens confirmed killed in Brussels attack

Two additional US citizens confirmed killed in Brussels attack

Two more US citizens have been confirmed killed in last week`s Brussels suicide bombings, a State Department official said on Sunday, bringing the death toll for Americans to four.

Mar 28, 2016, 08:33 AM IST
Taylor Swift helps to open children's hospital studio

Taylor Swift helps to open children's hospital studio

Taylor Swift surprised sick fans by helping to open a new children's hospital studio in Nashville, Tennessee.

Mar 19, 2016, 13:51 PM IST
SHOCKING! US teen shoots family when they ask him to go to school

SHOCKING! US teen shoots family when they ask him to go to school

The teenager took out his handgun, which no one knew he owned, then fired several shots in the family home, police said.

Mar 03, 2016, 20:28 PM IST
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton capture key wins on US Super Tuesday

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton capture key wins on US Super Tuesday

Trump and Clinton turned their sights on each other after their Super Tuesday wins, with Trump promising to "go after" Clinton.

Mar 02, 2016, 08:11 AM IST
Donald Trump's jet makes emergency landing in Tennessee

Donald Trump's jet makes emergency landing in Tennessee

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump`s plane made an emergency landing in Nashville, Tennessee, on Wednesday because of engine trouble, officials said.

Feb 04, 2016, 10:24 AM IST
Indian-American gets $1 mn for selling record jackpot ticket

Indian-American gets $1 mn for selling record jackpot ticket

An Indian-origin convenience store owner in the US has become a celebrity overnight after he sold one of the three Powerball winning lotteries with a record jackpot of USD 1.6 billion.

Jan 15, 2016, 10:57 AM IST
"It's like a horror movie" for residents as millions of spiders invade US town

"It's like a horror movie" for residents as millions of spiders invade US town

Residents say they have been trying to take down the spiders one by one, but are not making much progress. 

Nov 26, 2015, 10:37 AM IST

Suspect dead after shooting at Tennessee cinema

A gunman was killed Wednesday after a shooting in a movie theater near Nashville, Tennessee, police said.

 

Aug 06, 2015, 01:32 AM IST

Obama orders flags lowered to honour Tennessee victims

President Barack Obama today ordered American flags to be flown at half-staff until Saturday in honor of five US servicemen who died in a shooting rampage in Tennessee last week.

Jul 22, 2015, 04:51 AM IST

Qatar says Chattanooga shooter only changed planes there

The shooter in last week's killing of five US servicemen in Tennessee transited through Qatar on his way back from a 2014 visit to Jordan but never set foot outside the airport, authorities in the Gulf nation said today as they condemned the deadly attack.

Jul 21, 2015, 18:57 PM IST
Chattanooga shooter was suicidal, bankrupt: Report

Chattanooga shooter was suicidal, bankrupt: Report

The man who killed five US troops in Tennessee was suicidal, preparing for bankruptcy and struggling with drug abuse, a family representative told local media.

Jul 21, 2015, 03:49 AM IST
Chattanooga shooter`s family says he had depression

Chattanooga shooter`s family says he had depression

 The man who shot five US troops in Tennessee suffered from depression, his family said Saturday, as investigators sought to determine the motive behind the rampage.

Jul 19, 2015, 08:21 AM IST

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