Germany’s parliament on Friday voted to commit up to 1,200 soldiers to support the coalition fighting the Islamic State militants in Syria. The U.S.-led coalition also includes Britain, France and other nations.
Getting to the why: They left no manifesto. The hard drive on their computer was gone. Their new phones were smashed. He and his wife did their best to get away after the massacre at Inland Regional Center. The big question is still why did they do it? Part of it may have stemmed from workplace tensions. (Here’s a breakdown of the various theories). There’s so much up in the air that one FBI official says it would be ‘irresponsible and premature’ to call it terrorism.
Students, and staff at Lake Travis High School are mourning the loss of Ginger Johnson, a science teacher who lost her life in an accident on Highway 71. She had been at Lake Travis since 1991. Principal Kimberly Brents said “Ginger was one who could always find the positive in everything, she was a bright spot in everybody’s day. Lake Travis High will never be the same.” The driver of the other car who apparently crossed over into oncoming traffic is in fair condition, her son who was a passenger was also injured.