Suspect arrested after allegedly plotting to assassinate former U.S. President George W. Bush

Suspect arrested after allegedly plotting to assassinate former U.S. President George W. Bush

Former U.S. President George W. Bush speaks at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa., on the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File) Former U.S. President George W. Bush speaks at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa., on the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

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Parade shooting suspect charged with 7 counts of murder

A man charged Tuesday with seven counts of murder after firing off more than 70 rounds at an Independence Day parade in suburban Chicago legally bought five weapons, including the high-powered rifle used in the shooting, despite authorities being called to his home twice in 2019 for threats of violence and suicide, police said.

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