‘Hunger Games’ career high for father of shooter

Peter Rodger, who believes his son was the lone gunman in a Santa Barbara-area shooting rampage, has not been a major player in Hollywood, yet his work as an assistant director on the first installment of the wildly successful “Hunger Games” series in 2012 brought him...
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Sheriff: Calif. gunman killed 3 people at home

Police investigate the scene of a drive-by shooting that left seven people dead, including the attacker, and others wounded on Friday, May 23, 2014, in Isla Vista, Calif. Alan Shifman an attorney for Hollywood director Peter Rodger, who was an assistant director on The Hunger...

Sequence of posts connected to California attack

A seven-minute video posted by the suspect in a California rampage was the last of a series of posts on YouTube and elsewhere leading up to the shooting. “Tomorrow is the day of retribution,” Elliot Rodger, 22, said in a video taken down by YouTube on Saturday....
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Official: 2 Israelis killed at Brussels museum

Some flowers were put close to the site of a shooting at the Jewish museum in Brussels, Saturday, May 24, 2014. Three people were killed and one seriously injured in a spree of gunfire at the Jewish Museum in Brussels on Saturday, officials said. The attack, which came on the eve...
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Ukraine presidential vote hopes to restore order

A coffin cover is draped with the Russian flag during a funeral, attended by thousands, for five pro-Russian activists, Saturday, May 24, 2014, in the town of Stakhanov, eastern Ukraine. Five insurgents killed in a battle with Ukrainian forces near the city of Luhansk were buried...
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Pope lands in Bethlehem, nod to Palestinian state

Pope Francis waves at audience members after his arrival at Amman’s international stadium in Jordan, Saturday, May 24, 2014. Pope Francis called on Saturday for an “urgent” end to the Syrian civil war and lamented the refugee crisis it has spawned as he opened a...

Xavier Tops Seton Hall, Advances To BE Title Game

NEW YORK (AP) — Xavier scored four times in the seventh inning to take the lead and hung on to beat Seton Hall 5-3 on Saturday and advance to the Big East tournament title game against Creighton. Sean Campbell (2-1) pitched 4 2-3 scoreless innings of relief to earn the victory...

Crew Beat Fire 2-0 To End 8-game Winless Streak

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ethan Finlay and Jairo Arrieta scored in the first half and the Columbus Crew beat the Chicago Fire 2-0 on Saturday night to end an eight-game winless streak. Finlay, making his first start of the season and seventh in his three-year career, scored in the...

Injury accident reported

Liberty Township firefighters responded to reports of a single-vehicle injury accident at about 11:50 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of West Bigelow Avenue and Westmoor. The vehicle reportedly went off the side of the road and struck a tree at the Hillcrest Golf Club....

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ D.C. United 2, Houston 0 Los Angeles 2, FC Dallas 1 Sporting Kansas City 2, Toronto FC 2, tie Portland 2, New York 1 Vancouver 2, Seattle FC 2, tie Chicago at Columbus, 7:30 p.m. D.C. United at New England, 7:30 p.m. Montreal...