Police shoot woman who had fired shots into ceiling at Dallas Love Field Airport, authorities say

(CNN.com) Update: The frightening moment concluded an incident where 37-year-old Portia Odufuwa allegedly fired her weapon several times toward the ceiling at about 11 a.m. after emerging from a women’s restroom, Dallas police chief Eddie Garcia said during a press conference. Authorities said an officer quickly responded and fired their weapon, hitting Odufuwa in the lower extremities. She was taken to a local hospital. Another video obtained … Continue reading Police shoot woman who had fired shots into ceiling at Dallas Love Field Airport, authorities say

Police in Texas kill a man who fired his weapon inside a gym hosting a children’s summer camp

( CNN.com ) (CNN)A man who fired his weapon into a room where children were attending a summer camp just outside Dallas was shot and killed by police on Monday, according to authorities. Police arrived at the Duncanville Fieldhouse, a large indoor facility, approximately two minutes after receiving an emergency call, the Duncanville Police Department said in a news release. “Officers quickly located and exchanged … Continue reading Police in Texas kill a man who fired his weapon inside a gym hosting a children’s summer camp

Walgreens turns to robots to fill prescriptions, as pharmacists take on more responsibilities

( CNBC.com ) NORTHLAKE, Texas — Bright yellow robotic arms are becoming a bigger part of Walgreens’ workforce. Inside of a large facility in the Dallas area, they fill thousands of prescriptions for customers who take medications to manage or treat high blood pressure, diabetes or other conditions. Each robot can fill 300 prescriptions in an hour, the company said — roughly the same number that … Continue reading Walgreens turns to robots to fill prescriptions, as pharmacists take on more responsibilities