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A woman is comforted as friends and family wait for students at the local fairgrounds after a shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore., on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. (AP Photo) A woman is comforted as friends and family wait for students at the local fairgrounds after a shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore., on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. (AP Photo)

Here are six things to know for today.

The first week of classes at an Oregon community college has been shattered after a gunman opened fire Thursday, killing at least nine people and wounding others. The shooting rampage happened at Umpqua Community College in the small timber town of Roseburg, about 180 miles south of Portland. The shooter was shot and killed by police.

Hurricane Joaquin is moving slowly northwest as it batters the central Bahamas. The category four storm could near the U.S. East Coast along North Carolina and Virginia on Sunday or Monday.

The Vatican says Pope Francis' meeting with Kim Davis "should not be considered a form of support of her position." According to a statement, Francis met with many people during his U.S. stay, due to his "kindness and availability."

Carbondale City Manager Kevin Baity has stepped down from office. Mayor Mike Henry say the decision for Baity to leave is mutual. Baity has been serving as city manager for the past three years.

The McCracken County school board says they need more bus drivers. The director of transportation says they need to fill more than 12 positions. The district says the lack of drivers is causing problems for athletic events.

Time is running out to reserve your tickets for the St. Jude Dream Home. There are just two days left to get tickets. The drawing is on Sunday. For more information on how you can reserve a ticket, click here.

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