Several dead in newsroom shooting in U.S. state

Multiple people shot at Capital Gazette newspaper in Maryland

He had filed a defamation case against the newspaper in 2012 which was dismissed. He claimed in court documents that his perspective was not fairly mentioned. "They were general threats toward the newspaper", Krampf said.

Trump said in a tweet that he was briefed on the shooting at The Capital Gazette before departing Wisconsin.

Steve Schuh, county executive of Anne Arundel County, told CNN the suspect was found by officers underneath a desk.

Agents with the ATF were on the scene in Annapolis to provide support to local law enforcement, said Amanda Hils, a spokeswoman for the federal agency.

Marc Limansky is a spokesman for the Anne Arundel County Police Department.

The suspect, who was not carrying any identification, was apprehended without incident at the scene where it is reported he was hiding under a desk as law enforcement arrived.

It is also being reported that the suspect used a shotgun.

An unidentified gunman killed at least five people and wounded several more in an attack on the Capital-Gazette's newsroom. They will try to recover any of Ramos' electronic devices and see if he has any social media accounts.

There was no gunfire exchanged between the suspect and officers when they took him into custody, Frashure said.

Officials have released the names of the five people killed in a shooting attack on a Maryland newspaper.

Preliminary indications were that the shooter was acting alone, according to the police.

Supreme Court punts again on religious ‘freedom’ to discriminate against gay couples
Congress from election districts that were later struck down by the courts as either racial or partisan gerrymanders. The Como neighborhood, which is a predominantly African-American neighborhood, is at the heart of the dispute.

Colbert, Fallon, Conan team up for comic response to President Trump's insults
Fallon noted that Trump called the hosts "all no talent, lowlifes, lost souls", to which Colbert responded, "That's not right". Well guys, give him time ", says Conan , adding, "And, remember, please be civil ".

Star Swiss players face sideline after political gestures
However, a tense back-and-forth game saw Xhaka level the game in the second half and Shaqiri win it with a 90th-minute goal. However, many fans noticed a symbol that both Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri made to celebrate their respective goals.

Davis said a single shooter "shot multiple people at my office, some of whom are dead".

The Capital Gazette is a newspaper owned by The Baltimore Sun.

"I don't know why".

Pol Lt Ryan Frashure, a police spokesman, told reporters police were "making sure there's no other people that are suspects or helped the individual" and were combing the four-story office building for bombs.

Another Twitter user who identified himself as a photojournalist for the Gazette posted images of the scene from outside the office.

More than 170 people were evacuated from the building.

Phil Davis, a Gazette reporter, tweeted that he was in the building when the shooting happened. White House deputy press secretary Linsday Walters said, "our thoughts and prayers are with all that are affected".

President Donald Trump also took to Twitter thanking all of the first responders.

Meanwhile, law enforcement officials in Baltimore and NY have deployed police officers to major media outlets as a precaution, authorities said.

The newsroom looked "like a war zone", he told the Baltimore Sun, adding, "I don't know why he stopped".

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Michy Batshuayi kicks himself in the face after goal
Jun 29, 2018 - 14:54
Just watch the drama unfold, courtesy of ITV Football, and that's AFTER the glorious goal... And hilariously the ball ricocheted off the post and hit Batshuayi squarely in the face.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Belgium bests England to take top spot in Group G
Jun 29, 2018 - 14:52
Tunisia bowed out of the World Cup with a 2-1 win against Panama in the final Group G game, coming from behind to claim victory . On the other end, Kane's replacement up front for England , Jamie Vardy , tried his luck with a header.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief congratulates Erdogan on Turkey election win
Jun 28, 2018 - 01:18
Ince expressed alarm over the powers Erdogan assumes under the new government system which he described as "a one-man regime". In a tweet, Demirtas hailed a "great victory" despite suffering "the biggest injustice of the campaign".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Erdogan faces toughest challenge yet as Turkey heads to polls
Jun 28, 2018 - 01:17
If the HDP exceeds the 10 percent threshold of votes needed to enter parliament, it will be harder for the AKP to get a majority. Turnout in the presidential election was nearly 88 percent, according to the figures published by Anadolu.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Watch Granit Xhaka’s Thunderbolt Goal Against Serbia
Jun 28, 2018 - 01:17
Swiss coach Vladimir Petkovic indicated after the win that he was unimpressed by Shaqiri and Xhaka's celebrations. Switzerland's Granit Xhaka celebrates with the controversial symbol after scoring a goal against Serbia .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Donald Trump says Harley-Davidson should stay '100 percent in America'
Jun 28, 2018 - 01:14
It warned that Indian companies would be subjected to sanctions if they continue to do business with Iran . Hence, they were just using Tariffs/Trade War as an excuse", he said.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Serena Williams seeded 25th at Wimbledon
Jun 28, 2018 - 00:42
Wimbledon have announced that Serena Williams will be the 25th seed at the famous tennis tournament, which starts next week. In May she played in the French Open but was not seeded because she had fallen to 453rd in the world while she was gone.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Migration on agenda at European Union summit in Brussels
Jun 28, 2018 - 00:32
Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has indicated that the ship may not dock in Italy and that Malta should take it in. The Libyan navy said five people died and almost 200 were rescued off its coast while trying to cross the Mediterranean.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Egypt goalkeeper El Hadary becomes World Cup's oldest player
Jun 26, 2018 - 03:25
Neither Salah nor his agent commented on the report, which went viral in the football-mad country. He did play, and score, in the second match, a loss to hosts Russian Federation .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Online Retailers Lose State Tax Subsidy
Jun 26, 2018 - 03:17
Currently Amazon collect sales tax on Marketplace purchases in just two states, Washington and Pennsylvania. Supreme Court reversed course Thursday, saying states can charge sales tax for online purchases.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Voters go to the polls in elections in Turkey
Jun 26, 2018 - 03:01
Erdogan won 52.7 percent in Turkish presidential election after 96 percent of votes were counted in Turkey on June 24. More than 110,000 government workers have also been dismissed under a state of emergency after the coup.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Roughly 230,000 gallons of oil spilled in Doon
Jun 26, 2018 - 02:46
Metropolitan Utilities District, which provides the Omaha metro area's drinking water, said it was monitoring the spill. Authorities say crude oil is leaking from one or more of 31 tanker cars that have derailed in northwest Iowa.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Egypt goalkeeper El-Hadary becomes oldest player in World Cup history
Jun 26, 2018 - 01:51
Egypt fielded Essam El Hadary in their goal - and at the age of 45, he became the oldest ever player to figure in a World Cup . Salah is also clearly not fully fit, but managed to score two goals in his two appearances, one from the penalty spot.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top DeAndre Ayton Already Has A Rivalry
Jun 26, 2018 - 01:23
If you look at where they usually draft it's in the teens to 20. "You don't always see it in professional sports", Rowley said. The Big 12 fell far short of matching its seven NCAA berths with only three first-round picks.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Saudi Struggles For Gulf Oil Producers' Support Ahead Of OPEC Meeting
Jun 24, 2018 - 15:00
Saudi Arabia's oil minister said the OPEC ministers will discuss a proposal to increase output by about 1 million barrels per day. But in practice it would mean a much smaller boost of less than a 10th of that amount, effectively from Saudi Arabia.