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The two gunmen shot dead when they attempted to storm an anti-Muslim cartoon exhibition have been identified as roommates from Arizona, one of them a suspected jihadist, reports said Monday. Several US media identified the shooters -- killed by police Sunday in Garland, Texas outside the event -- as 31-year-old Elton Simpson and 34-year-old Nadir Soofi. CNN broadcast footage of FBI agents raiding the alleged address.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joni Mitchell may be released from the hospital soon, an attorney told a judge during a hearing Monday that ended with the singer-songwriter's longtime friend being placed in charge of her medical decisions.
JERUSALEM (AP) — When Israel secretly airlifted waves of Ethiopian Jews in the 1980s and 1990s, saving them from war and famine in the Horn of Africa, it was celebrated as a triumphant show of unity for the Jewish people.