Texas Synagogue standoff: Hostages released and safe, hostage-taker dead, police say

A hostage situation at a Texas synagogue came to an end Saturday evening, police said, after an over 11-hour tense standoff. Colleyville police said just before 10 p.m. that all four of the hostages are now safe. On Sunday morning, The Associated Press reported that the hostage-taker has been killed. The FBI has identified 44-year-old British national Malik Faisal Akram as the hostage-taker.