Salman Rushdie is awake and ‘articulated’ after knife attack in New York, official says

CNN — Prime author Salman Rushdie is awake and “articulate” in his conversations with investigators as he remains hospitalized with serious injuries following a stabbing attack in western New York on Friday, an agency official told CNN on Monday. law enforcement with direct knowledge of the investigation. Rushdie, 75, underwent emergency surgery after a the … Read more

Albuquerque: Son of suspect in murder of 2 Muslim men sentenced to remain in custody on federal false statement charge

CNN — The son of a man suspected of killing at least two men in a recent string of murders that terrorized Albuquerque, New Mexico, was ordered Monday to remain in federal custody on a charge related to the case from his father. Shaheen Syed, son of Mohammad Syedfaces a federal charge of knowingly making … Read more

Salman Rushdie: Famous author remains hospitalized after stabbing as venue comes under security scrutiny

CNN — The place where renowned author Salman Rushdie — whose controversial work sparked death threats — was stabbed on Friday had rejected previous recommendations to tighten security measures, two sources told CNN. Rushdi, 75 years old, was stabbed at least twice on stage at the Chautauqua Institution before he is scheduled to give a … Read more

Indiana Legislature Calls Special Session To Consider Abortion Ban

CNN — Indiana lawmakers met again on Monday to consider more restrictions on abortion, the first state to hold a special session in a bid to potentially restrict abortion rights from the Supreme Court quashed Roe v. Wade last month. A special committee of the Indiana General Assembly met for more than four hours Monday … Read more