News Domestic passenger plane with 66 on board crashes in central Iran 2018-02-18T03:48:46.000000000-05:00 DUBAI (Reuters) - An Iranian passenger plane with 66 people on board crashed in central Iran on Sunday during a flight from Tehran to the city of Yasuj in the southwest of the country, Iranian media reported. U.S. still unsure who directed Syria attack, despite Russian dead 2018-02-18T00:52:58.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is still unsure who directed a Feb. 7 attack on U.S. and U.S.-backed forces in Syria, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday, even as he acknowledged accounts that Russian civilian contractors were involved. Firearms debate rages as Florida rally coincides with gun show 2018-02-18T00:37:20.000000000-05:00 MIAMI (Reuters) - Student survivors of a mass shooting that killed 17 people at a Florida high school called for gun restrictions on Saturday during an angry and somber rally, but attendees at a nearby gun show said firearms could not be blamed for the massacre. Florida school massacre suspect on authorities' radar in 2016: media 2018-02-17T20:29:01.000000000-05:00 PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) - A teenager accused of fatally shooting 17 people at a Florida high school was investigated by police and state officials as far back as 2016 after slashing his arm in a social media video, and saying he wanted to buy a gun, but authorities determined he was receiving su... Mexico helicopter crash kills 13 on ground in wake of earthquake 2018-02-17T20:07:20.000000000-05:00 SANTIAGO JAMILTEPEC, Mexico (Reuters) - At least 13 people on the ground, including three children, were killed when a Mexican military helicopter carrying top officials surveying damage from an earthquake crashed in a small town in the southern state of Oaxaca, authorities said on Saturday. Florida school massacre suspect on authorities' radar in 2016: report 2018-02-17T18:57:11.000000000-05:00 PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) - A teenager accused of shooting to death 17 people at a Florida high school was investigated by police and state officials as far back as 2016 after slashing his arm in a social media video, and saying he wanted to buy a gun, but authorities determined he was receiving s... Trump ex-aide Manafort accused of bank fraud in bail offer: document 2018-02-17T18:35:20.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has drawn a new accusation of bank fraud from U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office, according to court documents made public on Friday. U.S. charges Russians with 2016 U.S. election tampering to boost Trump 2018-02-17T18:25:38.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Russian propaganda arm oversaw a criminal and espionage conspiracy to tamper in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign to support Donald Trump and disparage Hillary Clinton, said an indictment released on Friday that revealed more details than previously known about Moscow's... Chilean sexual abuse victim testifies before Vatican investigator 2018-02-17T18:22:32.000000000-05:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - The key witness in the case of a Chilean bishop accused of covering sexual abuse said on Saturday he gave "eye opening" testimony to a papally mandated investigator and hoped it would lead to the truth. Trump to meet House Speaker Ryan on Sunday in Florida: White House 2018-02-17T16:41:48.000000000-05:00 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will meet Republican Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Ryan at Trump's Florida resort on Sunday to discuss legislative priorities, White House spokeswoman Jessica Ditto said.