By David Ingram

Seattle high school football team kneels for national anthem

By David Ingram (Reuters) - A Seattle high school football team knelt during the playing of the national anthem before a game on Friday night, embracing a silent protest for social justice initiated last month by NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick....

Saturday, September 17, 2016, 8:35 PM

New York subway prankster to be charged with crime: police

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City police plan to arrest an aspiring actress who let crickets and worms loose on a crowded subway train and then urinated on herself last week in what she has described as a prank, authorities said on Tuesday...

Tuesday, August 30, 2016, 11:14 PM

Panic on NY subway train as crickets, worms let loose in apparent prank

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - It could have been a scene straight out of a horror movie. A woman who said she was selling crickets and worms on a crowded New York City subway car appeared to become frazzled by some teenagers and let the critters...

Saturday, August 27, 2016, 7:06 AM

Panic on NY subway train as crickets, worms let loose in apparent prank

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - It could have been a scene straight out of a horror movie. A woman who said she was selling crickets and worms on a crowded New York City subway car appeared to become frazzled by some teenagers and let the critters...

Saturday, August 27, 2016, 7:02 AM

Two plead guilty in 2014 armed standoff at Bundy ranch in Nevada

By David Ingram (Reuters) - Two men charged along with rancher Cliven Bundy in an armed standoff with federal agents in Nevada in 2014 have pleaded guilty, the first time any of the 19 defendants has agreed to forgo trial and admit wrongdoing....

Friday, August 26, 2016, 11:09 PM

Panic on NY subway train as crickets, worms let loose

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - It could have been a scene straight out of a horror movie. A woman trying to sell crickets and worms on a crowded New York City subway car became frazzled by some teenagers and let the critters loose on riders, then...

Friday, August 26, 2016, 8:00 PM

Massachusetts to tax ride-hailing apps, give the money to taxis

By David Ingram (Reuters) - Massachusetts is preparing to levy a 5-cent fee per trip on ride-hailing apps such as Uber and Lyft and spend the money on the traditional taxi industry, a subsidy that appears to be the first of its kind in the United States...

Friday, August 19, 2016, 11:30 PM

Massachusetts to tax ride-hailing apps, give the money to taxis

By David Ingram (Reuters) - Massachusetts is preparing to levy a 5-cent fee per trip on ride-hailing apps such as Uber and Lyft and spend the money on the traditional taxi industry, a subsidy that appears to be the first of its kind in the United States...

Friday, August 19, 2016, 11:30 PM

Bar rises for Milwaukee police review after latest shooting

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - Milwaukee, shaken by two nights of violence after a shooting by police, is one of a few U.S. cities to have volunteered for federal government review of its police force and may now be held to higher standards for how it...

Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 3:01 AM

Fed penalizes Goldman Sachs for use of confidential data

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve Board said on Wednesday it had ordered Goldman Sachs Group Inc <GS.N> to pay a $36.3 million civil penalty for the unauthorized use and disclosure of confidential information. The...

Thursday, August 4, 2016, 5:35 PM

Supreme Court blocks transgender bathroom choice for now

By David Ingram (Reuters) - A Virginia school board may temporarily block a student who was born a girl from using the boys' bathroom while a legal fight over transgender rights proceeds on appeal, the U.S. Supreme Court said on Wednesday. The case...

Thursday, August 4, 2016, 2:07 AM

Fed penalizes Goldman Sachs for use of confidential data

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve Board said on Wednesday it had ordered Goldman Sachs Group Inc <GS.N> to pay a $36.3 million civil penalty for the unauthorized use and disclosure of confidential information. The...

Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 9:01 PM

Transgender student asks U.S. high court to keep out of bathroom case

By David Ingram (Reuters) - Lawyers for a transgender high school student in Virginia asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to keep out of a legal dispute about bathroom rights, an issue that has emerged as an increasingly divisive one in the United States...

Tuesday, July 26, 2016, 9:56 PM

Transgender student asks Supreme Court to keep out of bathroom case

By David Ingram (Reuters) - Lawyers for a transgender high school student in Virginia asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to keep out of a legal dispute about bathroom rights, an issue that has emerged as an increasingly divisive one in the United States...

Tuesday, July 26, 2016, 4:01 PM

Supreme Court toughens gun ban for domestic violence

By David Ingram WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday expanded the types of domestic violence convictions that can trigger the loss of gun ownership rights in a ruling issued amid fierce debate about reducing firearms violence in America...

Tuesday, June 28, 2016, 3:02 AM

U.S. court skeptical of lawmaker immunity in trading probe

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court fired skeptical questions on Monday at a lawyer for a U.S. congressional committee and a former staffer who argued that Congress is immune from having to cooperate with an insider-trading investigation...

Tuesday, June 14, 2016, 1:51 AM

U.S. court skeptical of lawmaker immunity in trading probe

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court fired skeptical questions on Monday at a lawyer for a U.S. congressional committee and a former staffer who argued that Congress is immune from having to cooperate with an insider-trading investigation...

Monday, June 13, 2016, 10:40 AM

U.S. court skeptical of lawmaker immunity in trading probe

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court fired skeptical questions on Monday at a lawyer for a U.S. congressional committee and a former staffer who argued that Congress is immune from having to cooperate with an insider-trading investigation...

Monday, June 13, 2016, 10:40 AM

Ex-drug executive Shkreli hid control of shares, U.S. says

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors tacked on an additional criminal charge to their case against former drug executive Martin Shkreli on Friday, alleging that he tried to conceal from investors his control over unrestricted shares in Retrophin...

Saturday, June 4, 2016, 3:48 AM

Boies, Dershowitz duel in defamation case concerning sex trafficking claims

By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - Prominent U.S. litigator David Boies is squaring off against another top American attorney, Alan Dershowitz, in a legal fight centered around a woman who says she was trafficked for sex as an underage girl. Boies and his firm are...

Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 8:56 PM