‘Multiple fatalities’ after shooting rampage at Madden tourney at  Jacksonville Landing
Breaking news. (Photo: USA TODAY) Multiple people were killed when a gunman opened fire at a Madden video game tournament along Jacksonville's riverwalk Sunday, Florida authorities said. "Mass shooting at the Jacksonville Landing. Stay far away from the area. The area is not safe at this time. STAY AWAY," the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said in a tweet.…
Deadly mass shooting at video game tournament in Florida
A mass shooting at a video game tournament has led to "multiple fatalities" in the US state of Florida, according to police. The shooting took place on Sunday at a waterfront dining, entertainment and shopping site in downtown Jacksonville, according to local media. Police warned residents to stay away from the area. Citing police sources, reports…
Winners and Losers for College Football’s Opening Weekend
0 of 7 Cole McDonaldDavid Zalubowski/Associated Press Whether you call it opening weekend, Week 0, a soft launch or something else, one thing's for certain: College football is back, baby! Yes, it was only four games. And yes, the teams in action on opening weekend received a combined total of zero votes in the preseason…
America’s playwright Neil Simon, who wrote ‘The Odd Couple’ and ‘Sweet Charity,’ has died
Elysa Gardner, USA TODAY Published 12:04 p.m. ET Aug. 26, 2018 | Updated 2:25 p.m. ET Aug. 26, 2018 Playwright Neil Simon (seen here in April 1997), a master of comedy whose laugh-filled hits such as "The Odd Couple," "Barefoot in the Park" and his "Brighton Beach" trilogy, has died at 91. (Photo: ASSOCIATED PRESS)…
A new dawn or more of the same for Zimbabwe?
Harare, Zimbabwe - A loud and familiar chant rang out across the tightly-packed arena as Emmerson Mnangagwa took to the stage to be sworn in as Zimbabwe's president. "ED Pfee! ED Pfee!" the crowds roared in unison, echoing the ruling ZANU-PF party's election campaign slogan for Mnangagwa to "get in there" in the hope that Zimbabwe's second president…