The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo56° Partly Cloudy

Memorial Day

Hi77° Scattered Showers

Monday Night

Lo57° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Tuesday

Hi76° Chance Showers

Tuesday Night

Lo59° Chance Showers

Wednesday

Hi83° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Wednesday Night

Lo60° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Thursday

Hi87° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo62° Partly Cloudy

Friday

Hi89° Mostly Sunny

Jurors convict Hasan: Soldier could be executed for killings at Fort Hood, Texas

Send to Kindle
Print This

FORT HOOD, Texas — Army Maj. Nidal Hasan was convicted today in the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, a shocking assault against American troops at home by one of their own who said he opened fire on fellow soldiers to protect Muslim insurgents abroad.

The Army psychiatrist acknowledged carrying out the attack in a crowded waiting room where unarmed troops were making final preparations to deploy to Afghanistan and Iraq. Thirteen people were killed and more than 30 wounded.

View my options or Sign in