Gunman Kills Three, Including a Policeman, at a Chicago Hospital

The police officer, who joined the Chicago PD just two years ago, along with a doctor and a pharmacy technician died after what apparently began as a quarrel between the shooter and his former girlfriend. “This tears at the soul of our city,” said a grief-stricken Mayor Rahm Emanuel. The shooter was also killed, but the circumstances were still unclear.

Racial Motives Investigated in KY Grocery Shooting

Minutes before the man accused of gunning down two Kentucky shoppers walked into the grocery, he tried to enter a predominantly black church. That detail fueled speculation about the motives in the shooting in which Gregory Alan Bush has been charged. Bush, 51, is white. His two victims were black. A witness said the suspect told him that “whites don’t shoot whites.”