Texas shootings: Police say ‘multiple victims’, gunmen at large
This handout image obtained courtesy of Ernst Villanueva show a vehicle with multiple bullet holes on the windows after a gunman opened fire on the I-20 highway between Odessa and Midland, Texas [Handout/AFP] At least five people were dead after a gunman who hijacked a postal service vehicle in West Texas shot more than 20…
US set to hit China with fresh wave of tariffs
Image copyright Getty Images The US is due to impose fresh tariffs on $112bn (£92bn) of Chinese goods from Sunday.It marks a sharp escalation of the bruising trade war between the world's two largest economies.The move is the first phase of US President Donald Trump's latest plan to place 15% duties on $300bn of Chinese…
Hezbollah says commanders ready to respond to ‘Israeli attack’
Hezbollah’s leader has reiterated Israel would face repercussions for an alleged drone attack and said its field commanders were ready to respond. "The need for a response is decided," Hassan Nasrallah said in a televised speech on Saturday, adding that Israel "must pay a price." Nasrallah addressed supporters as tensions between the Lebanon-based movement and the Israeli…
‘Multiple casualties’ in Texas mass shooting
Image copyright AFP Image caption Victims were shot at random, polioce say A mass random shooting in western Texas has left "multiple gunshot victims", local police say.At least one gunman was said to have driven round the western city of Odessa and shot randomly at people on Saturday afternoon.A US Postal Service van is said…
Police say an active shooter has been killed in Midland, Texas
CLOSEBreaking news (Photo: USA TODAY)Police in Midland, Texas, have reported that an active shooter — one of possibly two who may be responsible for multiple deaths and injuries — has been killed.Earlier in the day, online and police reports from the Midland and Odessa area of north-central Texas reported that two shooters were traveling in two separate…