Thursday, December 25, 2008

'Santa' opens fire at Calif. party; 3 dead

'Santa' opens fire at Calif. party; 3 dead: "COVINA, Calif. (AP) -- A man dressed as Santa Claus opened fire at a Christmas Eve party in a suburban Los Angeles home that subsequently caught fire, leaving three people dead, police said.

The man arrived at the party in Covina late Wednesday and immediately opened fire with a handgun, police Lt. Pat Buchanan said."