Shooter Kills More than 50 People in Las Vegas
A gunman opened fire on a group of more than 20,000 concert-goers in Las Vegas on Sunday night. More than 50 people have died and hundreds have been injured.
SWAT teams using explosives stormed the gunman’s hotel room at the Mandalay Bay Casino across the street from the concert. They found he had killed himself, authorities said. The gunman, identified as Stephen Craig Paddock, a 64-year-old retiree from Mesquite, Nevada, had as many as 10 guns with him, including rifles, they said. Read the story from The AP.
Facebook Will Turn Over Russia-Linked Ads to Congress
Facebook said last month that it had found thousands of ads linked to Facebook accounts that likely operated out of Russia and pushed divisive social and political issues during the U.S. presidential election. It is unclear whether the ads will eventually be released publicly. Read the story from The AP.
Nobel Prize in Medicine Winners
Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael W. Young are the joint winners of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, winning for their discoveries about how internal clocks and biological rhythms govern human life. Read the story from NPR.
Trump Blasts Mayor of San Juan
The president offered a series of tweets — attacking critical press coverage and local officials pleading for help — as the response on the island continued to fall short of the need. Read the story from The Atlantic.