Headlines in U.S. News April 25, 2016

Murder of 8 Family Members in Ohio was Pre-Planned

The killings that took place over 4 locations in Pike County, Ohio was premeditated, according to the state’s attorney general. Among the family members killed were 6 adults and two teenagers. No suspect has been identified in the shooting at this time.

Family of Tamir Rice Reaches Settlement with City of Cleveland

The family of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old who was shot by a police officer while playing with a pellet gun, will receive $6 million form the city of Cleveland in response to the wrongful death suit. Because Tamir was black and the officer that shot him was white, a federal civil rights investigation is pending.

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