Following the shooting, EA Sports, the game developer of Madden 19, released the following statement: "We are aware of an incident at a sanctioned MaddenChampionship Series competition in Jacksonville", the company said. The Madden community lost a few soldiers.
A livestream of the tournament caught the horrifying moment when the weapon's laser landed on Clayton's chest before shots were fired.
All of the injured victims are expected to survive.
Katz, who was also packing extra ammo, only fired one of the guns during the assault, said Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams, although he didn't specify which one. The game was on XBOX One, with third-place winning $1,000 and the first- and second-place winners being flown to the Finals Qualification event.
CompLexity Gaming, purchased in 2017 by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and Goff Capital founder John Goff, sent Gjoka to compete in the two-day Maddentournament last Friday, according to Gjoka's Twitter feed.
McCain passed away on Saturday after fighting an aggressive form of brain cancer for more than year. As chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee he opened his own inquiry into Russian interference.
USA officials believe that cells of the Taliban operate out of areas close to Pakistan's border with Afghanistan . However, Pakistan's Foreign Office described the State Department's press release as "factually incorrect".
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It marks the first time since February 2015 that Shorten has been the preferred choice for the prime minister over the incumbent. Morrison named Marise Payne to replace Julie Bishop as foreign minister and promoted Christopher Pyne to oversee defence.
We've seen many different systems, many different types of approach, and I've been waiting for a different type of play. Pep Guardiola's men were held 1-1 at Molineux Stadium thanks to a spirited display by Wolves .
The secretary of defence said the U.S. had "lost a man who steadfastly represented the best ideals of our country". John McCain in an interview on April 24, 1973, shortly after his release from a Vietnamese POW camp.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday issued an emergency declaration for Hawaii, which authorizes federal assistance to the region. United Airlines said it had canceled all Friday flights to and from Kahului airport on Maui, the second-largest island.
Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 1.08-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.37-to-1 ratio favored advancers. Volume on U.S. exchanges was 5.86 billion shares, compared with the 6.49 billion average over the last 20 trading days.
A host of European clubs can still sign players because their transfer windows do not slam shut until the end of the month. For all the progress made by Spurs in the past four years under Pochettino, success at Old Trafford has alluded them.
The 75-year-old Mnangagwa, a former enforcer for Mugabe, took power after Mugabe stepped down in November under military pressure. It later revised it to 50.6 percent, citing an "error" but arguing it was not significant enough to invalidate the win.
Meteorologist Chevy Chevalier said Lane may drop to a Category 3 by Thursday afternoon but that would still be a major hurricane. He urged citizens to "heed all warnings", noting that there has already been large amounts of rainfall on the Big Island.
Trump abruptly cancels Pompeo’s trip to North Korea
But China hit back, with its Foreign Ministry saying on its website: "The US statement violates basic facts and is irresponsible". Analysts also speculated that Trump's decision came for fear that Pompeo's fourth trip to the DPRK would be fruitless.
Neil Simon, king of comedy on Broadway, dies aged 91
Behavior is absolutely the most interesting thing I can write about. "But I am sorry because he was a great writer". Simon's third wife, Diane Lander, would also become his fourth when they married a second time following a divorce.
Arsenal beats West Ham for Emery's first win
Arsenal finished well on top and Welbeck tapped in from Bellerin's pass with the Hammers defence in tatters. Speaking yesterday, Emery did his best to dampen talk of a bust-up between himself and his Arsenal No 10.
Deadly mass shooting at video game tournament in Florida
Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams named the shooter as David Katz , 24, of Baltimore and said he was in town for the competition. Earlier, the sheriff advised the public to stay away from the area. "The area is not safe at this time ", the office said.
Oil prices drop concerns of global economic slowdown
US investment bank Jefferies said on Friday there was an emerging "lack of demand" for crude oil and refined products. Meanwhile, a Chinese trade delegation is in Washington to discuss trade disputes with the U.S. side.