• Students, staff and faculty are evacuated from Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore. Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, after a deadly shooting. (Michael Sullivan/The News-Review via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Authorities: Multiple casualties in Oregon college shooting

    ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A gunman opened fire inside a classroom at a rural Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least nine people before dying in a shootout with police, authorities said. One survivor said he demanded his victims state their religion before he started shooting.

  • People gather for a candlelight vigil at Stewart Park in Roseburg, Ore., after a shooting with multiple fatalities occurred at Umpqua Community College, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. (Dave Killen/The Oregonian via AP)

    The Latest: Multiple casualties reported in Oregon shooting

    ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The latest on Thursday’s deadly shooting at a community college in Oregon (all times local):

  • Juliano Hamana, 24, samples the aroma of one of the offerings at Shango Premium Cannabis, in Portland , Ore., Thrusday, Oct. 1, 2015. Oregon marijuana stores have begun sales to recreational users, marking a big day for the budding pot industry in the state. Some of the more than 250 dispensaries in Oregon that already offer medical marijuana opened their doors early Thursday to begin selling the drug just moments after it became legal to do so.  (AP Photo/Timothy J. Gonzalez)

    Recreational pot users score bags of bud at Oregon shops

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Excited shoppers looking to score some of the first recreational marijuana sold legally in Oregon bought up baggies of bud early Thursday, taking advantage of door-buster prices and other deals.

  • A migrant girl plays with a doll after crossing the border between Hungary and Austria in Nickelsdorf, Austria, 70 kilometers (43 miles) southeast of Vienna, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. The European Union is threatening to take action against Hungary over laws it has introduced to limit the flow of migrants through its territory. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)

    The Latest: UNHCR seeks some $100 million for Europe influx

    ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — The latest developments in the hundreds of thousands of refugees and other migrants passing through Europe on their way west. All times local.

  • Newark teachers union not in love with breakthrough contract

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — It was hailed as a breakthrough when the bargain was struck: Top-performing teachers in Newark could get bigger paychecks.

  • Canadian Olympic chief leaves amid sex harassment inquiry

    TORONTO (AP) — Marcel Aubut has stepped down as president of the Canadian Olympic Committee while he is investigated for possible sexual harassment.

  • In this photo made from the footage taken from Russian Defense Ministry official web site on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 a bomb explosion is seen in Syria. Reacting to criticism that it is targeting opponents of the Syrian government, a spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin admitted on Thursday that Russia's airstrikes in Syria are targeting not only Islamic State militants but also other groups. (AP Photo/ Russian Defense Ministry Press Service)

    The Latest: Putin denies reports of civilian deaths

    MOSCOW (AP) — The latest developments as Russia and other nations counter Islamic State militants in Syria. All times local:

  • In this June 18, 2015 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials in Las Vegas.   Clinton's campaign is planning a major push to organize Latino voters ahead of the Nevada caucuses and early primary contests in Texas, Florida and Colorado, all with an eye toward connecting with Hispanics in the 2016 election.  (AP Photo/David Becker)

    Clinton seeking to organize Latino voters ahead of primaries

    NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton’s campaign is planning a major push to organize Latino voters ahead of the Nevada caucuses and early primary contests in Texas, Florida and Colorado, all with an eye toward connecting with Hispanics in the 2016 election.

  • In this Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 photo, Juan Carlos injects heroin into his arm after receiving a kit with clean syringes from social workers from the Cambie program in Dosquebradas, Colombia. Social workers of the program supported by the Open Society Foundation and government agencies tour the streets of the town every night in search of heroin addicts to swap out their used syringes so they don’t end passing from arm to arm, increasing the risk of transmitting HIV or hepatitis. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)

    AP PHOTOS: Clean needles provided to Colombia heroin users

    DOSQUEBRADAS, Colombia (AP) — As night falls, heroin addicts walk toward a white truck distributing rubber tubes, syringes and sterilized water.

  • French peacekeeping soldiers patrol the city of Bangui, Central African Republic, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015.  42 deaths have been confirmed in Bangui since sectarian clashes erupted on Saturday between rivaling Christian and Muslim militias, but it is too dangerous for aid organizations to collect the bodies or help the wounded, according to Antoine Mbao-Bogo of The Red Cross. (AP Photo)

    Red Cross: Wounded trapped in C. African Republic capital

    BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Aid officials pleaded for access to the neighborhoods of Central African Republic’s treacherous capital on Wednesday, saying that sectarian clashes between rivaling Christian and Muslim militias make it too dangerous to help the wounded and to recover bodies.