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1. California synagogue shootingThe shooting over the weekend at a synagogue near San Diego is just the latest attack against houses of worship that have occurred over the past six weeks. On Saturday at Chabad of Poway a gunman shot people who had gathered to celebrate the end of Passover. One woman was killed after she stepped between the shooter and the synagogue’s rabbi. Three others were injured. The shooting was barely over when the rabbi stood on a chair and told his congregation that, “Terrorism like this will not take us down.” The suspect in the shooting, a 19-year-old college student, was later arrested and charged with first-degree murder.Woman killed while protecting rabbi during shooting Woman killed while protecting rabbi during shooting Woman killed while protecting rabbi during shooting JUST WATCHEDWoman killed while protecting rabbi during shooting ReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Woman killed while protecting rabbi during shooting 02:082. Tennessee killingsSeven people were found dead in two different homes this weekend in Sumner County, which is about an hour northeast of Nashville. Investigators are calling the slayings “related homicides.” The bodies of four people were found in one home on Saturday, with a fifth body found at a nearby home. Then on Sunday police said the bodies of two more victims had been found in the first home. Police haven’t said how the victims were killed or whether they were related to each other. A suspect was arrested after he was shot by police. There’s no word yet on a motive or the suspect’s relationship with the victims.7 found slain in 2 rural TN homes7 found slain in 2 rural TN homesbodies found sumner county tennessee nr vpx_00002819JUST WATCHED7 found slain in 2 rural TN homesReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

7 found slain in 2 rural TN homes 00:34Read More3. Hong Kong marchHong Kong just saw its biggest march in five years. Tens of thousands of residents were in the streets to protest a proposed law that would make it easier to have people extradited to mainland China. Government officials say the proposed law just closes a loophole that has stopped officials from bringing criminals to justice. But opponents to the bill say it could result in more activists, foreign business owners and journalists being forced to surrender to authorities in mainland China. Hong Kong has a separate legal and political system from the rest of China that allows its residents to enjoy freedoms not available in the rest of the country.Protesters take part in a protest against the proposed extradition law on April 28, 2019 in Hong Kong. Protesters take part in a protest against the proposed extradition law on April 28, 2019 in Hong Kong. Protesters take part in a protest against the proposed extradition law on April 28, 2019 in Hong Kong. 4. Spanish electionsThe Socialist Workers’ Party won this weekend’s general election in Spain, but the center-left party fell short of an overall majority. So the socialists will have to get help from rival parties to form a government. One of the parties the socialists might make a deal with include the Catalan separatists who pushed the unsuccessful independence movement in 2017. Meanwhile, a far-right party named Vox will enter parliament for the first time since the end of dictator General Franco’s rule in 1975.Spanish Prime Minister and Socialist Party candidate Pedro Sanchez waves to supporters.Spanish Prime Minister and Socialist Party candidate Pedro Sanchez waves to supporters.Spanish Prime Minister and Socialist Party candidate Pedro Sanchez waves to supporters.5. South KoreaLove to hike? Then you may want to head to one of the most unlikely places in the world to take a leisurely walk — the DMZ. The Korean Peninsula’s Demilitarized Zone is the world’s most heavily armed border. But it’s teeming with wildlife and the first phase of a planned “Peace Trail” project in South Korea has been approved. It will open up three hiking routes along the heavily fortified border. The area around the DMZ, a 160-mile no-man’s land established in 1953, has become an unexpected haven for wildlife, especially endangered species.Rare wildlife flourishes inside Korean DMZRare wildlife flourishes inside Korean DMZKorean DMZ wildlife vision_00000000JUST WATCHEDRare wildlife flourishes inside Korean DMZReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Rare wildlife flourishes inside Korean DMZ 01:29BREAKFAST BROWSEOff the marketThe Sexiest Man Alive (that’s actor Idris Elba to us mere mortals) tied the knot over the weekend, and women the world over wept.Idris Elba marries model Sabrina DhowreIdris Elba marries model Sabrina DhowreIdris Elba marries model Sabrina DhowreJUST WATCHEDIdris Elba marries model Sabrina DhowreReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Idris Elba marries model Sabrina Dhowre 00:40Star powerWe can’t tell which is more cool: That a bunch of high school kids put on an “Alien” play or that Sigourney Weaver paid them a visit.Internet praises high school performance of 'Alien'Internet praises high school performance of 'Alien'Internet praises high school performance of 'Alien'JUST WATCHEDInternet praises high school performance of ‘Alien’ReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Internet praises high school performance of ‘Alien’ 01:21Spoiler alertThe Battle of Winterfell is over. Did you survive it? Our AJ Willingham did and she has some thoughts on “Game of Thrones'” very dark night.Arya Stark is a survivor. But has her time on GoT run out?Arya Stark is a survivor. But has her time on GoT run out?Arya Stark is a survivor. But has her time on GoT run out?JUST WATCHEDArya Stark is a survivor. But has her time on GoT run out?ReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Arya Stark is a survivor. But has her time on GoT run out? 01:52Money motoristsAbout $30,000 fell out the back of a truck on a Michigan highway. Police are asking folks to return the cash. Good luck with that one, officers.TODAY’S QUOTE”The Lord watched over us.”One of the five men rescued from a cave in southwest Virginia.TODAY’S NUMBER$1.2 billionThe Earth-shattering and record-setting box office haul for “Avengers: Endgame” during its opening weekend'Avengers: Endgame' shatters box office records'Avengers: Endgame' shatters box office records'Avengers: Endgame' shatters box office recordsJUST WATCHED’Avengers: Endgame’ shatters box office recordsReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

‘Avengers: Endgame’ shatters box office records 01:19TODAY’S WEATHERStorms to impact millions across the PlainsStorms to impact millions across the Plainsdaily weather forecast: severe weather in the Plains_00000000JUST WATCHEDStorms to impact millions across the PlainsReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Storms to impact millions across the Plains 01:28AND FINALLYMagic momentWatch this dad prank his daughter in the sweetest way possible. (Click to view)

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