PARIS (AP) — Eight children and three adults were struck by lightning Saturday in a Paris park after a sudden spring storm sent a bolt crashing down upon a children's birthday party, a spokesman for Paris' fire service said. He credited an off-duty firefighter with playing a critical role in getting immediate medical help to the victims, but one child remains in critical condition.
(Reuters) - New Orleans Pelicans basketball player Bryce Dejean-Jones has died after being shot early on Saturday in a Dallas apartment, police said. The National Basketball Association team issued a statement confirming the 23-year-old guard's death. Dallas police said officers responded to a 3:20 a.m. call at an apartment, where the resident told them that Dejean-Jones kicked open his front door while he was asleep in his bedroom and failed to respond when the resident called out.