Oxford High School shooting leaves 3 dead, 8 injured

A 15-year-old Oxford High School sophomore, armed with a semiautomatic handgun, is accused of a shooting at his school Tuesday afternoon, killing three students and injuring seven others and a teacher. Those killed were: Tate Myre, 16; Hanna St. Julian, 14, and Madisyn Baldwin, 17.The incident unfolded in about five minutes and police said the shooter, who was not injured, was arrested after deputies stopped him … Read more

Vikings’ Griffen willingly leaves home after negotiations with police

Vikings' Griffen willingly leaves home after negotiations with police

Everson Griffen was involved in lengthy negotiations with law enforcement Wednesday from his Minnetrista home before the standoff was resolved. The Vikings defensive end left his home and was taken away in a medical transport several hours after police arrived because he called 911. “Shortly after 1:30 pm this afternoon, Everson Griffen came out of … Read more

Party’s over: Diwali leaves Delhi wheezing in dangerously unhealthy air

Party's over: Diwali leaves Delhi wheezing in dangerously unhealthy air

NEW DELHI, Nov 5 (Reuters) – The morning after Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, residents of New Delhi woke up under a blanket of toxic smog and breathed in the most dangerously polluted air of the year so far, after revellers, as usual, defied a fireworks ban.New Delhi has the worst air quality of … Read more