Friday, October 24, 2014

National News

Shooting rampage leaves 2 California deputies dead, two wounded
Two veteran California sheriff's deputies were killed in a shooting rampage in two counties that began Friday morning when one deputy was shot in the forehead while confronting a suspicious vehicle, authorities said.

Police: 2 dead, including gunman, at high school near Seattle
The gunman who opened fire Friday at Washington state's Marysville-Pilchuck High School has been identified as freshman Jaylen Fryberg, fellow students, including eyewitnesses, told CNN.

Doctors Without Borders physician in NYC tests positive for Ebola
Craig Spencer, a Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned from West Africa, has tested positive for the Ebola virus.

Man attacks New York police officers with a hatchet
A man charged at four New York police officers Thursday afternoon, metal hatchet in hand, hitting one officer in the right arm and another in the head, the city's police commissioner said.

Video possibly shows gunman after killing Canadian soldier
stepped up security in U.S. after attack in Ottawa

Drivers get few answers in air bag recall
Possible serial killer's victims: 'They're somebody's daughter'
Who are the seven women who police say one Indiana man has confessed to killing?

'Horrific day' amid war memorial shooting near Canada's Parliament
There were "several shooting incidents in downtown Ottawa" on Wednesday morning, police said on Twitter. "Incidents occurred at National War Memorial, near the Rideau Centre and Parliament Hill." All Ottawa police buildings remain on lockdown and are closed to the public, police also said on Twitter.

Oscar Pistorius sentenced for killing girlfriend
Famed fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies