Diary

Breaking: 4 shot, hostages taken in Binghamton.

[UPDATE]: It looks like 13 dead, 26 wounded, and possibly the shooter has killed himself. Our prayers and good wishes to the victims and their families.

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — At least four people have been shot and several people taken hostage at an immigration services center in Binghamton, N.Y.

Mayor Matthew Ryan tells The Binghamton Press & Sun Bulletin on Friday that the gunman has a high-powered rifle.

More as we get it. (Original email from Dan Riehl)

More details here: up to 41 hostages.

CNN.
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Reportedly 20 people were released. (Drudge covering)