A gunman opened fire at a movie theatre in Lousiana on Thursday night, killing at least one person and injuring at least six others before shooting himself, officials said.
The shooting took place at the "Grande Theater" in the city of Lafayette, said Clay Henry, vice president of operations for Acadian Ambulance.
Henry said eight people were brought to the hospital and that two, including the gunman, were pronounced dead on arrival.
BALTIMORE - In what was believed to be the first major league game played without fans in attendance, Chris Davis hit a three-run homer in a six-run first inning Wednesday and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox 8-2.
The gates at Camden Yards were locked because of concern for fan safety following recent rioting in Baltimore after a 25-year-old black man died in police custody.
The unusual decision to play the game was made because it was the best time to fill out the schedule for both teams.
Police say a Canadian trucker has died in a 123-vehicle pileup along a snowy Michigan interstate that caused fires on trucks carrying fireworks and acid.
Michigan State Police Lt. Rick Pazder said the Friday morning accident killed a trucker from Ottawa and injured at least 23
people who were taken to hospitals.
His one-handed snag of the football as he landed in the end zone for a touchdown is being called the "greatest catch of all time", but rookie Odell Beckham Jr. hopes it's the beginning of a string of amazing catches in his career in the NFL.
Some say the New York Giant may become known as the best to ever play in the league.
Here's a look at the catch football fans are still gawking over.
The 20th International AIDS conference in Melbourne, Australia officially kicked off Sunday, with some sadness as attendees took note of the hole created by the deaths of researchers and advocates with the downing of Malaysian Air flight MH17.
“I do see a few empty chairs, one over there. And there. A few empty chairs, which were supposed to be occupied by six of our friends who lost their lives last Thursday,” Lambert Grijns, Dutch ambassador for sexual health and HIV rights, said.
On Thursday a Malaysian Airlines passenger jet crashed in eastern Ukraine, killing 298 people.
Ukrainian government officials said the plane had been shot down by a missile and blamed the attack on pro-Russian separatists. Later in the day, American intelligence authorities confirmed that they also believe the plane was shot down by a ground to air missile.