October 2016 Current Events: U.S. News Slideshow
Here's a slideshow depicting the major U.S. news events of October 2016.
1. Police Kill Black Man in L.A. 2. FBI Announces Arrest of NSA Spy 3. FCC Fines Comcast 4. Arson Causes $2 Million in Damage to Dakota Access Pipeline 5. School Shooting in San Francisco 6. Hackers Cause Internet Blackout 7. AT&T Offers to Buy Time Warner 8. Chicago Cubs Are National League Champs 9. U.S. Judge Approves Volkswagen Deal 10. Dakota Access Pipeline: 141 Arrested 11. Oklahoma Fugitive Killed in Shootout with Police
- Oklahoma Fugitive Killed in Shootout with Police
- A week-long manhunt ends on Oct. 30, 2016, when suspect Michael Vance is killed in a shootout with police officers. Vance is the prime suspect in multiple violent crimes, including the murder of two relatives, the shooting of two police officers, and carjackings. Vance, age 38, is killed in Leeny, Oklahoma, by a state trooper who was forced to chase Vance for over a half an hour.
- Photo source: Lincoln County Sheriff's Office via AP, File