Before the Golden Knights dropped the puck on the birth of hockey in Las Vegas, fans were treated to an emotional opening ceremony as a tribute to the recent mass shooting.
The Golden Knights had originally planned a light show to celebrate the first home game for a major North American professional sports franchise to call Sin City home, but changed plans to dedicate a quieter evening to the victims, the first responders and the survivors.
— Vegas Golden Knights (@GoldenKnights) October 11, 2017
Rapper Eminem unleashed a lyrical tirade against President Donald Trump.
The rapper blasted Trump in a 4½-minute freestyle rap video that aired as part of BET’s Hip Hop Awards on Tuesday night. Eminem focused on Trump’s battle with the NFL over the national anthem protests.
— BET (@BET) October 11, 2017
Matthew Darby was arrested early Wednesday morning in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Darby was arrested after a concerned citizen alerted police a suspicious man was tampering with a window at a residence. Police issued a warrant charging Matthew Darby with homicide in connection to the death of a Pitt student Tuesday night.
It was all smiles when the 2017 Stanley Cup champions, the Pittsburgh Penguins, visited the White House Tuesday.
President Trump applauded players including Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin.
— RabbleVID (@rabble_vid) October 10, 2017
Is someone sending a message to Pittsburgh’s Italian-Americans? That’s what the City of Pittsburgh’s operations chief believes happened when vandals hit a Christopher Columbus statue in Oakland.