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A gunman described as an “old white man” opened fire in a Louisiana movie theater on Thursday night, killing two people and injuring six just three days after the Aurora theater shooting anniversary.

The shooting occurred in Lafayette at the Grand Theater, according to Governor Bobby Jindal.

The Daily Advertiser reporter Seth Dickerson reported that two females were shot, with the AP reporting one died.


Oscar Pistorius is a “broken man,” Dr. Löre Hartzenberg, a psychologist who has treated the convicted killer, testified in court in South Africa’s Pretoria Court on Monday.

Hartzenberg took the stand as the paralympian awaits his sentencing in his culpable homicide conviction in last year’s fatal Valentine’s Day shooting of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The psychologist said the double-amputee runner’s accidental shooting of the stunning South African reality star cost him… Continue reading The Pity Party You Thought You’d Never See: Oscar Pistorius A ‘Broken Man’ Since Shooting Girlfriend, Psychologist Testifies In Pre-Sentencing Hearing

A 33-year-old Indiana man with a checkered past — including convictions for manslaughter and attempted murder — is now accused of murdering his girlfriend, then cooking and eating her organs, including her brain, radio detection and rangingOnline.com reports.

Prosecutors charged the Jeffersonville, Ind. native with murder, breaking and entering and abuse of a corpse during a hearing Monday, saying that Joseph Oberhansley on Sept. 11 stabbed 46-year-old Tammy Blanton.

PHOTOS: The… Continue reading Police: Man Past Convicted Of Shooting His Mother, Girlfriend & Self, Now Accused Of Murder, Cannibalism

Oscar Pistorius was deemed not mentally ill, and fit to stand the remainder of his murder trial, in reports from officials with South Africa’s Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital Monday as his murder trial picked back up following a 30-day psychiatric evaluation of the double-amputee athlete.

The Olympian, accused in the Feb. 14, 2013 murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, was completely able to distinguish right and wrong… Continue reading Oscar Pistorius Trial Resumes, With Psychiatric Experts Saying Olympian Knew Right From Wrong — & Was Not Mentally Ill — In Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

On the day the grueling cross-examination process wrapped up, the Oscar Pistorius trial in South Africa‘s Pretoria court Tuesday hit another watermark of uncomfortable tension, as the paralympian read aloud a Valentine’s Day card girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp gave him hours before he would fatally gun her down.

“Roses are red, violets are blue,” Pistorius read from the card, “I think today is a good day to… Continue reading Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: Accused Killer Reads Eerie Valentine’s Day Card Reeva Steenkamp Gave Him Day Of Shooting