|Firefighters battle major building fire in Oakland, California|
(Reuters) - Firefighting crews were battling a major four-alarm fire at a residential building in Oakland, California on Monday and "multiple" rescues had been made there, firefighters and local media reported.
|United Airlines bars teenage girls in leggings from flight|
(Reuters) - Two teenage girls wearing leggings were barred from boarding a United Airlines flight on Sunday because they did not meet a dress code for special pass travelers, a company spokesman said amid a furor on social media.
|Lack of security video footage hampers Ohio shooting probe|
(Reuters) - Ohio police have yet to make any arrests in a fatal shooting in a Cincinnati nightclub over the weekend, in part because there was no security video footage of the mayhem available to investigators, authorities said on Monday.
|Amtrak train derails in Chicago, no injuries reported: local media|
CHICAGO (Reuters) - An Amtrak train derailed outside Union Station in Chicago on Monday but there were no immediate reports of any injuries, a local NBC television affiliate reported.
|'Religious left' emerging as U.S. political force in Trump era|
(Reuters) - Since President Donald Trump's election, monthly lectures on social justice at the 600-seat Gothic chapel of New York's Union Theological Seminary have been filled to capacity with crowds three times what they usually draw.
|U.S. air travel at record high on U.S., foreign carriers in 2016|
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. and foreign airlines in the United States carried a record number of passengers in 2016, according to the government office that tracks airline traffic, besting the previous all-time high by 3.5 percent.
|Uber resumes self-driving car program in San Francisco after crash|
(Reuters) - Driverless vehicles operated by Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] were back on the road in San Francisco on Monday after one of its self-driving cars crashed in Arizona, the ride-hailing company said.
|U.S. top court considers changing where patent cases may be filed|
|U.S. tourist killed in London would not have borne ill feelings toward attacker: family|
|New York police officer who fatally shot Bronx teen resigns|