February 7, 2016

Partly cloudy

UPDATED: Police: Man holds hostages in Discovery building

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — A man upset with the Discovery Channel’s environmental programming took several people hostage at gunpoint at the company’s headquarters Wednesday while wearing canisters strapped to his body, officials said. Police were negotiating by phone with the gunman, who burst into the suburban Washington building about 1 p.m. waving a handgun. Read More…