Garth Brooks opened Wednesday night’s CMA Awards with a tribute to the victims of last week's mass shooting at the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, California. Speaking to Inside Edition earlier in the evening, Brooks said it was a relief not to be nominated. “I gotta tell you, it's like a weight off your shoulders,” he said. Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley co-hosted the show once again and announced the very pregnant Underwood is expecting a boy.
The Thousand Oaks community came together to heal Tuesday night after a difficult several days amid raging wildfires and in the wake of a mass shooting at Borderline Bar and Grill.
JOIN THE HOME OF PROGRESSIVES: Jemel Robinson wanted to be a police officer. Instead, he was killed by them for doing his job. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, breaks it down. Read more here: “For Patricia Hill, the pastor of Purposed Hill in Chicago, the police killing of 26-year-old Jemel Roberson is especially hard to understand. That’s because Roberson, along with being a musician for nearby churches, had dreamed of being a police officer, Hill told WGN-TV. He was working at Manny’s Blue Room, a bar in Robbins, Illinois, as an armed security guard when shots rang out early Sunday morning, she said. “The very people that he wanted to be family with took his life,” Hill told WGN-TV. When police arrived to help, they found Roberson armed with a gun and on
In the US state of California, investigators are still trying to determine why a 28-year-old former Marine walked into a crowded bar and killed 12 people on Thursday. The gunman took his own life after being confronted by police officers. Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports. - Subscribe to our channel: - Follow us on Twitter: - Find us on Facebook: - Check our website:
There have been two mass shootings in the United States in as many weeks. One at a synagogue in the eastern city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and the most recent one, on the West Coast, at a bar in a suburban neighborhood near Los Angeles. For a new generation of students growing up in the U.S., mentally preparing for a mass shooter event is a fact of life for many. VOA's Elizabeth Lee reports from Los Angeles. Originally published at -
As people of Thousand Oaks gathered on Thursday night for an emotional vigil to honor the 12 killed at Borderline Bar and Grill, smoke clouded the sky above them. The California community devastated by a mass shooting on Wednesday is facing a wildfire just five miles away. The community comforted each other, holding hands and lighting candles for the victims. Among those at the vigil were survivors of the shooting. "You might not know everybody's name but you're there for everyone," one said.
12 people were killed in the horrific Thousand Oaks bar shooting, including one man who'd survived last year's Las Vegas massacre and one police officer. CBS News' Vladimir Duthiers and Anne-Marie Green have more.
Hundreds gathered for a candlelight vigil to remember the 12 people killed in the California bar shooting, while the investigation continues. CBS News correspondent Carter Evans joins CBSN from Thousand Oaks with the latest.
The former track coach at Newbury Park High School in California says Ian David Long, the 28-year-old suspect in Wednesday's mass shooting at a Thousand Oaks bar, assaulted her when he was a student. Dominique Colell spoke to CBS Los Angeles’ Joy Benedict. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: Watch CBSN live HERE: Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: Like CBS News on Facebook HERE: Follow CBS News on Twitter HERE: Get the latest news and best in original reporting from CBS News delivered to your inbox. Subscribe to newsletters HERE: Get your news on the go! Download CBS News mobile apps HERE: Get new episodes of shows you love across devices the next day, stream CBSN and local news live, and watch full seasons of CBS fan favorites like Star Trek Discovery anytime, anywhere with