The U.S. Capitol went into lockdown after gunshots were fired outside of the building, Capitol Police confirm. According to other reports by staffers and reporters on the Hill, people are being told to shelter in place. There is significant police activity around the building.
A Reuters deputy social media editor accused of conspiring with hackers to deface a Los Angeles Times story said Monday he was fired.
The Sacramento Kings have fired coach Paul Westphal just seven games into the season after a slow start and controversy involving second-year center DeMarcus Cousins.
The Golden State Warriors parted ways with coach Keith Smart on Wednesday, the first major fallout this offseason from a new ownership group that has promised sweeping changes to the perennial underachieving franchise.