A gunman went on a rampage inside a Chicago hospital on Monday evening, ultimately killing four and injuring an undetermined amount of others. According to ABC 7, three people were murdered in the shooting, including the ER doctor that had previously been engaged to the shooter, a Chicago police officer, and a pharmaceutical worker at Mercy Hospital on the South Side of Chicago. The shooter was also killed by police gunfire.
First day sales for Michelle Obama’s “Becoming” topped 725,000 copies, making it one of the year’s biggest debuts. The book follows Obama’s journey from Chicago’s South Side to the White House, and many reviews have been positive. The Washington Post praised it as “impressive balance in telling the truth of her challenges while repeatedly acknowledging her lucky life.”
Kim Porter, model, actress, and longtime partner of Sean Diddy Combs, was found dead in her Los Angeles home on Thursday, according to TMZ. Porter, who was 47, had been suffering from pneumonia in recent weeks and reportedly went into cardiac arrest around 12:00pm local time, TMZ reports. An exact cause of death is unclear. Porter and Diddy have three children together.
Born Stanley Martin Lieber in 1922, Lee grew up in poverty in and around New York City. By his teens, he’d taken an interest in adventure books and movies, and was particularly smitten by the swashbuckling adventures of Errol Flynn, according to a 2006 press release.