Gunman takes hostages at French supermarket, local media and police reports

Gunman takes hostages at French supermarket, local media and police reports

Updated March 23, 2018 22:39:38 Eight people are being held captive at a supermarket in the south-western France, a police source has said, adding that the hostage-taker had shot at a police officer. BFM TV said the hostage-taker has claimed allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) group. A source at …

Suspect behind spate of deadly Austin bombings is dead, US media reports

Suspect behind spate of deadly Austin bombings is dead, US media reports

Updated March 21, 2018 21:03:13 Video: Austin police at scene of shooting involving an officer (ABC News) Related Story: Police hunt serial bomber after fourth Austin blast shows greater ‘sophistication’ Related Story: Fears parcel bomber trying to kill black people in Austin, Texas The suspect in a series of blasts …

Suspect behind spate of deadly Texas bombings is dead, CBS reports

Suspect behind spate of deadly Texas bombings is dead, CBS reports

Updated March 21, 2018 20:32:32 The suspect in a series of blasts that have killed two people and seriously injured four others in Austin, Texas, is dead, CBS News reports. Reports said police had been chasing the suspect, who detonated a device and was killed. Austin Police Department said it …

Rocket attack on market in Syrian capital kills 35 people, state media reports

Rocket attack on market in Syrian capital kills 35 people, state media reports

Updated March 21, 2018 08:34:29 Photo: Eastern Ghouta has come under heavy attack in recent days. (Syrian Civil Defence White Helmets via AP) Rockets fired on a market in a Government-controlled neighbourhood of Damascus have killed 35 people and injured more than 20 others, according to Syrian state-run media, marking …