One dead, one injured after car plows into protesters in Minneapolis, police say

One dead, one injured after car plows into protesters in Minneapolis, police say

(MINNEAPOLIS) -- At least one person was killed and another was injured when a vehicle plowed into a group of protesters in Minneapolis on Sunday night, police said. The deadly incident occurred in the Uptown neighborhood at around 11:39 p.m. CT. The Minneapolis Police Department said its officers were monitoring…
Eight hospitalized after vehicle drives into crowd at Texas racetrack

Eight hospitalized after vehicle drives into crowd at Texas racetrack

(EL PASO, Texas) -- At least eight people are hospitalized with three in critical condition following a crash during a race at a mud track in Texas Sunday, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Authorities said one of the vehicles, "due to unknown reasons," left the track and…
Two children caught in crossfire of quadruple Cincinnati shooting

Two children caught in crossfire of quadruple Cincinnati shooting

(CINCINNATI) -- Two children, ages 6 and 8, were in critical condition after getting caught in the crossfire of a Cincinnati gunfight that also injured two teenagers, police said. The shooting erupted just after 6 p.m. on Saturday near a vacant lot in the northeast Cincinnati neighborhood of East Westwood.…
Judge tosses lawsuit against Houston hospital over staff vaccine mandate

Judge tosses lawsuit against Houston hospital over staff vaccine mandate

(HOUSTON) -- A Texas judge dismissed a lawsuit against Houston Methodist Hospital over its policy that mandated all staff needed to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or face suspension. The hospital set a deadline for June 7 for its 26,000 employees to get a coronavirus vaccine so that its facilities can…
Teenager killed by lightning strike at beach while swimming on vacation

Teenager killed by lightning strike at beach while swimming on vacation

(NEW YORK) -- A 15-year-old girl has died after being struck by lightning while she was swimming at the beach on vacation. The incident occurred at approximately 2:37 p.m. on Saturday, June 12, while the teenager was swimming in the waters off of Tybee Island in Georgia -- a beach…
Austin mass shooting: One dead, 13 hurt, one of two suspects at large, police say

Austin mass shooting: One dead, 13 hurt, one of two suspects at large, police say

(AUSTIN, Texas) -- One person is dead and 13 others were injured in a mass shooting in Austin's downtown entertainment district early Saturday. The Austin Police Department identified the slain suspect as Douglas John Kantor, 25, after he succumbed to his injuries Sunday afternoon. Another victim was listed in critical…
Four mass shootings in six hours leave 38 wounded, six dead across US

Four mass shootings in six hours leave 38 wounded, six dead across US

(AUSTIN, Texas) -- At least four major U.S. cities were reeling from an onslaught of mass shootings over the weekend that left at least 38 people wounded, six dead and police officials alarmed that the surge in gun violence is a prelude to a bloody summer as the nation emerges…
3 dead after car crashes into plasma clinic in Pittsburgh: Officials

3 dead after car crashes into plasma clinic in Pittsburgh: Officials

(PITTSBURGH) -- Three people were killed after a car crashed into a building in Pittsburgh on Saturday, the city's public safety department said. The building -- a plasma clinic -- caught on fire, and the two-alarm blaze has since been extinguished, according to officials. The three people were found dead…