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4 dead in OH nursing home shooting

The other three people who died were found inside the nursing home. Thorp said the day is especially tough for law enforcement, saying the deputies who assisted DiSario on the scene were struggling to deal with the morning's events. In responding to the call, Chief Disario exposed himself to danger in order to keep others safe. The whole shooting occurred within a matter of minutes, police said.


8-year-old boy said he had fainted, school says

8-year-old boy said he had fainted, school says

They said they put it out to counter the narrative that Karaguleff was putting forth. A school nurse determined the boy's vital signs were normal, the spokesperson said. Cincinnati Public Schools is reviewing with faculty and staff the procedures regarding adult supervision in the restrooms, and is committed to student safety, the district's statement said.



New Orleans Removes Jefferson Davis Statue

Landrieu issued a statement Thursday as the city began the process of removing the statue of Jefferson Davis in Mid-City. A number of pro-monument supporters hosted a vigil beside the statue before its removal, brandishing Confederate flags.


Ransomware attack hits 74 countries

Ransomware attack hits 74 countries

FedEx reported that its Windows computers were "experiencing interference" from malware, but wouldn't say if it had been hit by ransomware. Telecom company Telefonica was one such firm. The Wanna Cry malware exploits a vulnerability widely believed by security researchers to have been developed by the National Security Agency that was released on the Internet last month by a group known as the Shadow Brokers .


US Attorney General Jeff Sessions orders crackdown on drug traffickers

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions orders crackdown on drug traffickers

But Holder said Friday that since he gave prosecutors more discretion four years ago, the number of cases carrying mandatory minimum sentences have dropped and the prosecution of high-level drug offenders had increased ─ without impacting the rates at which people cooperated with authorities or pleaded guilty.


Ranking the Top Stars in the 2017 NHL Conference Finals

Ranking the Top Stars in the 2017 NHL Conference Finals

Let's take a closer look at each conference final matchup. Eastern Conference seeding blunder aside, the postseason has had no shortage of thrillers through two rounds, and now it's time for the final four to duke it out for a spot in this year's title bout.