HATTIESBURG, MISSISSIPPI (ALBOENEWS) — According to Ryan Moore of WDAM-TV in Hattiesburg, there are currently multiple agencies reporting to reports of an active shooter at a bar named Ropers near U.S. Highway 49. UPDATE: According to the Hattiesburg American, police are currently engaged in a standoff outside of the bar. No further details are available at this time. (4:04 a.m.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (ALBOENEWS) — The U.S. federal government has informed 21 states that hackers tried to access their election systems during the 2016 presidential election, according to the Associated Press. According to the AP, “for many states, the Friday calls were the first official confirmation of whether their states were on the list — even though state election officials acrossRead more
NEW YORK (ALBOENEWS) — An outbreak of Hepatitis A was reported in New York, with 46 men having contracted the disease between January 2nd and August 31st. According to the NY Daily News, the health department said most of the spread came from sexual contact between men, and urged others to get vaccinated against the disease. 15 of the patientsRead more
BETHESDA, MARYLAND (ALBOENEWS) — Sen. Bob Dole, a former Republican presidential candidate, has been in hospital care since last week. A representative says Dole had undergone a “routine check-up” during which he was found to have worryingly low blood pressure, Fox News reports. Dole is being kept in the hospital for examination after being given medication to correct this issue.Read more
LONDON, ENGLAND (ALBOENEWS) — Ahmed Hassan, 18, is being formally charged for attempted murder after being allegedly responsible for creating a homemade explosive device that was partially detonated on a London subway train last Friday, reports The Independent. The incident, fortunately, claimed no lives however it did leave 30 people wounded. Hassan is originally from Iraq, officials say. A fosterRead more
(ALBOENEWS) — Police are rushing to the home of musician Aaron Carter after a friend’s visit to his home returned no response. The friend believes Carter has been relapsing on substances and called 911 after getting no response after going to his house to check on him, according to TMZ. Police are reportedly just arriving to Carter’s house. UPDATE: TMZRead more
PYONGYANG (ALBOENEWS) — On Thursday, North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un said that Donald Trump’s UN speech demonstrated insanity and inhumanity, according to BNO News. He went on to say that Trump is “mentally deranged” and went on to say that he will “pay dearly” for threats made. Yonhap News reports that Un is “seriously considering strongest possible response to provocation.”Read more