Editor's Note: This article was originally published on May 24, 2018.
At least eight people are dead after a student allegedly opened fire at Santa Fe High School in Texas this morning, sending students fleeing for their lives, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said. The number of deaths "could be anywhere between eight to 10, majority being students," Gonzalez said. The shooting was contained and the school was evacuated, but explosive devices have also been found at the school and in surrounding areas, authorities warned. Community members are warned to be on the lookout for suspicious items, officials said.
FOND DU LAC, Wis. -- McDonald's record holder Don Gorske, known as "The Big Mac Man," ate his 30,000th Big Mac on Friday. Gorske says he vows to continue eating Big Macs until the day he dies. "The Big Mac Man" found fame after his brief appearance on the 2004 documentary "Super Size Me." He has eaten two Big Macs every single day in Fond du Lac since 1972.
Pepper's very own personal recreation of "The Terminal" is over. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced that after a week of fleeting sightings, close calls and mice-free baggage areas, the cat loosed upon John F. Kennedy International Airport last weekend has been caught and will be reunited with her owner. Pepper, the cat, slipped free from her owner on April 20 when they were checking in for a flight to China. Pepper's owner failed to recapture her, and eventually had to catch their flight without her.
BILLINGS, Mont. - U.S. officials will not restore federal protections for Yellowstone-area grizzly bears, despite a court ruling that called into question the government's rationale for turning grizzly management over to states that are now planning public hunts for the animals, according to an announcement Friday in in the Federal Register.
Four people were killed and four others injured when a man naked from the waist down and wielding an assault-style rifle opened fire at a Waffle House in Tennessee early Sunday, police said. The suspected gunman was identified as Travis Reinking, 29, who police believe is from Morton, Illinois. The gunman ran from the scene after a patron at the restaurant wrestled the rifle away from him, police said. Police on Sunday morning were using dogs and a helicopter to search a wooded area near the restaurant where the gunman was last seen.
An 83-year-old man with dementia was reunited with his family on Friday -- and he has "Pokemon Go" to thank for it.
Mark Zuckerberg is facing senators eager to question the Facebook CEO over concerns that might lead to regulation of the giant social media platform he founded 14 years ago.
An active shooter and hostage situation has been reported today at a veterans home in Napa County, California. Law enforcement responded to reports of gunfire at the Yountville Veterans Home. California Highway Patrol did not release any information on the number of hostages. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents from the San Francisco field division are responding to the scene as well as other local law enforcement. This is a breaking news story. Please check back for updates.