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Five dead, including gunman, in Texas nursing home shooting

TEXAS:  Five people were shot dead, including the suspected gunman, in a Friday night attack at a Texas nursing home and the home of one of the people slain, city officials said. Police in Robstown, Texas, outside Corpus Christi, responded to reports of an active shooter at a nursing home about 7 p.m. local time (midnight GMT), where they found two men and a woman dead, said Herman Rodriguez, city secretary, in a video interview with the Caller Times of Corpus Christi. Officers later found two more bodies at a home…

Six dead at Florida nursing home without power since storm

MIAMI: Six residents of a Florida nursing home which has been without power since Hurricane Irma have died and more than 100 have been evacuated, officials said Wednesday. "It's a sad event," said Tomas Sanchez, the police chief in Hollywood, the city north of Miami where the retirement facility is located. "We believe at this time they may be related to the loss of power in the storm," Sanchez told a news conference. Florida Governor Rick Scott issued a statement saying he was "absolutely heartbroken" to learn of…