The five most popular stories on CNN.com in the past 24 hours, according to NewsPulse.
Man fires shots, kills self at Univ. of Texas: A 19-year-old mathematics major from Austin, Texas, was identified Tuesday as the suspected gunman who fired shots from an AK-47 and then turned the gun on himself, authorities said.
Fox News is 'destructive' to America, Obama says: - President Obama is pulling no punches when it comes to Fox News, declaring the cable news outlet "destructive" to America's long-term growth.
Sally Menke, Tarantino's editor, found dead: Sally Menke, the editor of director Quentin Tarantino's films, was found dead along a Los Angeles hiking trail early Tuesday.
UFOs eyed nukes, ex-Air Force personnel say: Seven former U.S. Air Force personnel gathered in Washington Monday to recount UFO sightings over nuclear weapons facilities in decades past – accounts that a UFO researcher says show extraterrestrial beings are interested in the world’s nuclear arms race and may be sending humans a message.
Man attacks Elmo, Elmo wins: The man who police say assaulted another man dressed in an Elmo suit left the altercation with two broken fingers and was detained for a mental health evaluation, police said.