Cheat Sheet: August 4-5 – Weekend Roundup

Seven dead in Sikh Temple shooting

According to police, at least seven people, including the gunman, were shot and killed at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wis. on Sunday. About 3 dozen people were injured, including the police officer who first responded to the attack. Police identified the suspect as Wade Michael Page on Monday – Page was killed by first responders outside the temple on Sunday.The shootings are being investigated as an act of domestic terrorism, and the FBI will take the lead on the case. (Source)

Jared Loughner to plead guity

Jared Loughner, who killed six people in the Arizona shooting rampage that critically injured Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, is expected to plead guilty and agree to a life sentence Tuesday. (Source)

212K homeless after N. Korean floods

After months of heavy rain and flooding, roughly 212, 000 North Koreans are homeless and hundreds more are missing, the state reported Saturday. The floods have also reportedly damanged coal mines, which may undermine the country's trade and diplomatic position as it struggles to recover from the damages. (Source)

Usain Bolt win Gold in 100m

Bolt won gold in the men's 100 meters on Sunday, finishing the race in an Olympic record of 9.63 seconds, the second fastest time ever behind only his record of 9.58 seconds in 2009. With this victory, Bolt is the first man to win repeat gold medal in the 100 meters on the track. (Source)

Coast Guard celebrates birthday in Portsmouth

Portsmouth celebrated its third Coast Guard City Celebration this Saturday in Olde Towne. There was a street festival was music, food and activities for the family. The Coast Guard celebrated its 222nd birthday. (Source)

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