Five people were killed Saturday when a "massive" avalanche in the Austrian Alps struck skiers from the Czech Republic taking part in a freeriding camp, police said.
Two other skiers were injured and ten were rescued unharmed, Tirol police spokesman Helmut Schuetz said.
The student newspaper at the University of Kansas has filed a federal lawsuit accusing university administrators of approving funding cuts to the newspaper that were enacted after an editorial critical of the student senate.
According to the lawsuit, the student newspaper ran a 2014 editorial highlighting "inadequacies" in the student senate election code.
Houston police say a man held after a disturbance at a convenience store has died after becoming unresponsive while waiting to be booked on a drug charge.
Officers took the man into custody and contacted fire department medical personnel to examine the suspect, who was later released back to police.
The band Duran Duran is facing opposition in its bid to play in Key Biscayne from the government of Miami-Dade County.
The Miami Herald reports (http://hrld.us/1nUsEmT) Miami-Dade's Parks department sent a warning this week to the Miami Open tennis tournament that its planned concert violates strict event rules governing Crandon Park.
Newcastle moves out of Premier League relegation zone
NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Newcastle moved out of the Premier League relegation zone with a 1-0 win over West Bromwich Albion on Saturday, swapping places with Norwich.