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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

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

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 stirs US Muslims' concerns about radicalisation

Addressing his congregation on the Eid al-Fitr holiday celebrating the end of Ramadan, Imam Mohamed Abdul-Azeez implored worshipers to combat Muslim extremism in the aftermath of a shooting rampage that killed five servicemen in Tennessee.

Jul 20, 2015, 01:07 AM IST

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

'Life is short and bitter', wrote Tennessee gunman who killed five at US military site

Even a investigators struggle to conclude the motive behind the act of Tennessee gunman who opened fire at two US military sites in Chattanooga, fresh details have emerged about 24-year-old Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez, which lend an insight into his mind.

Jul 19, 2015, 07:28 AM IST

US shooter`s travel, web activity probed for motive

Investigators are searching for evidence that the man who killed four US Marines may have contacted jihadist extremists either online or during overseas travel but so far have found nothing, the FBI said Friday.

Jul 18, 2015, 09:13 AM IST

Suspect in slaying of US Marines made 2014 trip to Mideast

The suspect in the fatal shootings of four US Marines travelled to Jordan and possibly other Middle Eastern countries for seven months last year, authorities said on Friday, as the investigation focused on any signs of a connection to Islamist militants.

Jul 18, 2015, 09:08 AM IST

Chattanooga shooter briefly worked at nuclear plant

The man who killed four US Marines worked at an Ohio nuclear plant in 2013, before being fired for not meeting minimum employment requirements, a spokeswoman told AFP Friday.

Jul 18, 2015, 08:10 AM IST

Suspect in Chattanooga slaying made 2014 trip to Jordan

The suspect in the fatal shootings of four US Marines travelled to Jordan and possibly other Middle Eastern countries for seven months last year, authorities said on Friday, as the investigation focussed on any signs of a connection to Islamist militants.

Jul 18, 2015, 07:56 AM IST

Easy access to guns links US mass killings

A possible jihadist in Tennessee. A white supremacist in South Carolina. A Ph.D. student dropout sowing terror at a Batman movie in Colorado.

Jul 18, 2015, 06:14 AM IST

US shooter had at least three guns, some bought legally: FBI

The gunman who carried out the deadly attacks on two US military centers in Tennessee had at least two rifles and one handgun, some of which were purchased legally, the FBI said Friday.

Jul 18, 2015, 06:13 AM IST

US military shootings revive specter of lone wolf

Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez appears to be law enforcement`s worst nightmare -- a homegrown, under-the-radar jihadist sympathizer unknown to authorities until he strikes.

Jul 18, 2015, 01:56 AM IST

FBI finds no ties of Tennessee shooting suspect to international terror groups

The FBI said on Thursday it had found nothing that ties a man suspected of gunning down four Marines in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to an international terrorist organization.

Jul 17, 2015, 10:07 AM IST

US military shooter a well-liked `all-American kid`

A 24-year-old Kuwaiti-born man who gunned down four Marines in a deadly rampage in Tennessee was "an all-American kid" from an "average" family, shocked friends and acquaintances said Thursday.

Jul 17, 2015, 08:04 AM IST

Four Marines killed in US shooting rampage, gunman dead

A 24-year-old gunman opened fire at two US military centers in Tennessee on Thursday, killing four Marines in a rampage that officials said was being investigated as an act of "domestic terrorism." 

Jul 17, 2015, 07:15 AM IST

Recent deadly attacks on US military installations

Thursday`s shootings at two military installations in Chattanooga, Tennessee that left five people dead including the gunman is the latest in a series of attacks on military posts in the United States.

Jul 17, 2015, 07:14 AM IST

Five dead, including gunman, in Tennessee military facilities shootings

Five people were killed on Thursday including a suspected gunman who opened fire at two military-related facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee in an attack local officials described as brazen, brutal and an act of domestic terrorism.

Jul 17, 2015, 01:48 AM IST

Gunman opens fire at US military center

A gunman opened fire at a military recruiting center in Tennessee on Thursday and at least one police officer was shot, the local mayor said.

Jul 17, 2015, 00:37 AM IST

Shootings near US military centres in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Gunfire rang out on Thursday in several locations in Chattanooga, Tennessee, including a joint U.S. military recruiting centre, and a police officer was hit in the shootings, authorities and local media said.

Jul 17, 2015, 00:03 AM IST