November 2016: Car, Knife Attack at Ohio State University
Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
Here's a slideshow depicting the major U.S. news events of November 2016.
1. Two Police Officers Killed in Iowa in Separate Attacks 2. Curse Ends as Chicago Cubs Win World Series 3. Gawker Settles Hulk Hogan Lawsuit 4. Penn State Fined $2.4 Million in Sandusky Investigation 5. First Woman U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno Dies 6. Trump Wins Presidency 7. News Anchor Gwen Ifill Dies 8. Paul Ryan Nominated as Speaker of the House 9. Police Officer Who Shot Philando Castille Charged with Manslaughter 10. Drug Executives Arrested for Fraud, Conspiracy 11. Four Police Officers Killed Nationwide 12. Escalation at Standing Rock 13. Gubernatorial Recount in North Carolina 14. Actress Florence Henderson Dies 15. Car, Knife Attack at Ohio State
- Car, Knife Attack at Ohio State University
- On Nov. 28, 2016, tragedy strikes at Ohio State University when a man named Abdul Razak Ali Artan crashes into pedestrians standing on the sidewalk and then attacks bystanders with a butcher knife. A university police officer, Alan Horujko, responds to the scene, engages with Artan, and then fatally shoots him. Eleven people are taken to local hospitals around Columbus, Ohio. Some of the victims suffer injuries from the car, others from knife wounds; one victim is in critical condition.
- Photo source: AP Photo/John Minchillo