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Iraqi Man Shot in Texas Is Mourned

Almost two dozen people held a short vigil Sunday in the Texas city of Dallas to mourn an Iraqi man, shot dead while photographing snow, and to urge community members to "silence the violence." Mourners gathered for 15 minutes outside the apartment complex of Ahmed al-Jumaili, 36, who was killed very early Thursday morning, just after midnight, when he, his wife and her brother raced outside to capture scenes of snowfall in the southern U.S. state.   A gunshot rang out...

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