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Two people were killed and five injured in a Texas club shooting Sunday night

Two people were killed and five injured in a Texas club shooting Sunday night

Two people were killed and five injured after at least one person opened fire inside a Texas club Sunday night, police said. Police received calls of shots fired around 8 p.m., San Antonio Police Chief William McManus said in a news conference. There seemed to be some kind of altercation inside the club between individuals…MORE

75 ‘highly dangerous’ gang members escaped a Paraguayan prison, officials say

75 ‘highly dangerous’ gang members escaped a Paraguayan prison, officials say

At least 75 inmates escaped from a prison in Paraguay through an underground tunnel Sunday, the Ministry of Interior’s Office said in a statement. The majority of the escapees belonged to a criminal Brazilian gang known as the “PCC” — the Primeiro Comando da Capital, or the First Capital Command. Interior Minister Euclides Acevedo described…MORE

Third horse in three days dies at Santa Anita Park

Third horse in three days dies at Santa Anita Park

The third horse in three days — the fourth this month — was put to death at Santa Anita Park in California Sunday, according to a state horse racing board spokesman. The 3-year-old horse, named Tikkun Olam, “was involved in a head-on collision with another horse while training Sunday morning” and “suffered catastrophic injuries, necessitating…MORE

Kansas City Chiefs will play San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV

Kansas City Chiefs will play San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV

The Kansas City Chiefs will play the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV next month. The Chiefs won the AFC Championship game, defeating the Tennessee Titans 35-24 Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. The 49ers defeated the Green Bay Packers 37-20 in the NFC Championship game at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara,…MORE

Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to become an arson-detection K9 officer

Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to become an arson-detection K9 officer

A New Jersey fire department’s pit bull just became the first of its breed to become an arson detection K9 officer. Hansel, a 4-year-old pup known for his cheerful energy and constant kisses, graduated from training on Friday, officially becoming a member of the Millville Fire Department. “He’s extremely excited,” Tyler Van Leer, a Millville…MORE

Singer-songwriter David Olney dies on stage at age 71

Singer-songwriter David Olney dies on stage at age 71

Americana singer and songwriter David Olney, whose music was recorded by Linda Ronstadt, Steve Young, Emmylou Harris and others, died of an apparent heart attack while performing on stage in Florida Saturday, according to a statement on his website. He was 71. Olney stopped in the middle of a song and paused, said “I’m sorry,”…MORE

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