Virginia authorities say a 4-year-old boy thought a real gun was a toy when he fired it, killing his 2-year-old brother. The accidental shooting happened Tuesday while the children’s mother was at the home. Tyler Aponte died at a hospital.
A suspected abduction at a Midlothian, Virginia, Walmart on Sunday turned out to be a staged hoax planned and videotaped by a group of people to post on social media, police said. They turned themselves in after seeing the abduction reported in local media, police said.
The Red Cross says there have been 1,200 incidents of violence against hospitals and medical personnel in 16 countries in the two years since the U.N. adopted a resolution demanding combatants protect staff and facilities treating the wounded and sick.
Puerto Rico's governor has proposed a $25 billion budget to the island's legislature in which retired government workers would keep their monthly pensions and teachers and police officers would get pay raises.
The Miami-Dade Police Department released body camera footage of the shootout between police and suspected shooter Jonathan Oddi. The footage shows a barrage of bullets being fired inside and outside Trump National Doral on May 18, 2018.