ROSEBURG, Ore. -- The gunman who opened fire in an Oregon college shot one classmate after saying he could save her life by begging, and others were killed after being told to crawl across the floor, according to relatives of students in the classroom.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Wash., recently led a bipartisan letter, along with Rep. Mike Quigley, to U.S. House of Representatives leadership urging Congress to extend the deadline for implementing Positive Train Control safety technology and prevent a shutdown of passenger and freight rail systems across the country.
As a 26-year-old killer gunned down victims inside a college classroom, he spared one student and gave him a package to deliver to authorities, according to the grandmother of a student who witnessed the deadly rampage in Oregon.
PORTLAND -- A despondent man who was swiftly weaving through rush-hour traffic with a blood-alcohol level nearly four times the legal limit was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison for killing another driver.
ROSEBURG, Ore. -- The 26-year-old gunman who opened fire on fellow students in his community college English class, killing nine people, was an Army boot camp dropout who studied mass shooters before becoming one himself.