Friday, May 16, 2014

Daily Misfortune May 16, 2014

Daily Misfortune May 16, 2014

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Businesses, cars riddled with bullets in Rainier Valley

A gunman is at large after buildings and cars were riddled with bullets in Rainier Valley in what police said was an apparent drive-by shooting.
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Syrian rebels obliterate army base with 'tunnel bomb'

New York Post - ‎11 hours ago‎
At least 20 soldiers were killed as the bomb made the ground balloon, then hurled debris and soil dozens of yards into the sky.

Propane leak causes explosion, injures 2

WBAL Baltimore
6 minutes ago
Written by
Saliqa Khan
The fire marshal determined the explosion was caused by a propane leak that pooled in the basement of the building that was built in 1850.

Explosion reported at west side apartment complex

Fox 59 - ‎2 hours ago‎
Officers responded to Pangea Riverside Apartments in the 2600 block Cold Spring Manor Dr. at about 10:05 a.m.. Indianapolis Mass Casualty Task Force, IMPD, Department of Code Enforcement, Citizens Gas, IEMS abd 15 IFD units were called to the scene.

NH couple recount gunfire, their home in flames

Boston Globe - ‎9 hours ago‎
“Who knows what would have happened?” Authorities allege that 47-year-old Michael Nolan ambushed Arkell, 48, inside the duplex, which the Nolans shared with the Maguires.

Police on scene of shootingstabbing in Salisbury - 17 Hours Ago

The Daily News of Newburyport - ‎22 minutes ago‎
SALISBURY - Police officers from Salisbury and all surrounding communities are on the scene of a reportedstabbing and shooting incident on Salisbury Beach. According to police, Chief Thomas Fowler, Sgt. Robert Roy, and Officer Michael Alder were ...

Explosion at Stony Brook lab injures two

Newsday - ‎53 minutes ago‎
An explosion during a routine science experiment at Stony Brook University injured two people, university officials said Thursday.

Six injured in explosion at Knoxville steel mill, one critical

Local 8 Now - ‎1 hour ago‎
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Six people were injured during an explosion Thursday night at a Knoxville steel mill. One of those was burned over 80% his body and is in critical condition.

Woman's cancer killed by measles virus in unprecedented trial

Washington Post
13 hours ago
Written by
Lindsey Bever
Her name is Stacy Erholtz. For years, the 50-year-old mom from Pequot Lakes, Minn., battled myeloma, a blood cancer that affects bone marrow.

Death Toll Nears 285 In Turkish Coal Mine Explosion

NPR (blog) - ‎May 15, 2014‎
Crowds angered over a mine explosion in western Turkey that claimed at least 274 lives clashed with police on Wednesday near the site of the disaster in Soma.

Car Bomb Kills More Than 40 at Syrian Border Crossing

New York Times - ‎18 hours ago‎
BEIRUT, Lebanon - A car bomb killed at least 43 people on the Syrian side of the Bab al-Salam crossing on the border with Turkey on Thursday and wounded dozens more, an antigovernment group said.

Transformer explosion in Santa Monica causes fire

Los Angeles Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
Witnesses posted photos on Twitter showing flames coming from the transformer near Montana Avenue and Second Street. Several nearby residents said they heard a loud explosion, then saw the fire. TV news images showed a large contingent of firefighters ...

Several hospitalized after explosion at apartment complex on city's NW side

WRTV Indianapolis - ‎8 hours ago‎
The explosion happened just after 10 p.m. at Pangea Riverside Apartments in the 2600 block of Cold Spring Manor Drive, near 30th Street and Lafayette Road, officials with the Indianapolis Fire Department said.

Car bomb kills at least 29 in Syria

CNN - ‎2 hours ago‎
London (CNN) -- At least 29 people were killed and dozens were wounded Thursday by a car bomb in Syria near the Turkish border, an opposition group said.

Mt. Vernon stabbing suspect says he killed girlfriend in jealous rage

The Journal News / - ‎10 hours ago‎
The defense has conceded that Crawford killed Simmons but maintains that he did not intend to do so. On cross-examination Thursday, defense lawyer Angelo MacDonald tried to get Gamble to acknowledge that the confession fell short of the detectives...

Massive tunnel bomb hits Syrian army base - ‎21 hours ago‎
The first clip purports to show an explosion at the Tallet al-Swadi government checkpoint in rural Idlib. The attack is attributed to the Islamic Front rebel group.

Two die in shooting near SW Houston gas station - ‎May 15, 2014‎
Two people were killed Wednesday in a shooting outside a service station in southwest Houston, authorities said. A confrontation erupted into gunfire about 4:30 p.m.

238 Dead, Hundreds Trapped in Turkish Coal Mine

May 14, 2014
Written by
Nolan Feeney
TURKEY-MINE-BLAST A man kisses his son who was rescued from the mine, May 13, 2014. Bulent Kilic—AFP/Getty Images. At least 232 people were killed and an estimated 200 others are thought to be trapped after an explosion and fire at a coal mine in ...

Rite Aid bomb threat similar to recent cases - ‎18 hours ago‎
PAW PAW, Mich. (WOOD) - Authorities are investigating after a bomb threat to a Paw Paw Rite Aid Thursday. The threat to the pharmacy in the area of E. Michigan Avenue and N. LaGrave Street was called in after 2 .

Trenton man killed in overnight shooting was wounded last year in police ...

The Times, Trenton - ‎22 hours ago‎
The shooting remains under investigation by the Mercer County Homicide Task Force and no arrests have been made. Anyone with information should contact Det.