Sunday, June 15, 2014

Daily Misfortune Sunday June 15, 2014

Daily Misfortune Sunday June 15, 2014 ---
Timeline June 2014 ---

wikipedia events
  1. June 15, 2014 Benghazi Ringleader Ahmed Abu Khattala Captured  US Special Operations forces arrested Ahmed Abu Khattala, one of the suspected ringleaders of the attacks on US embassy in Benghazi.
  2. 1 killed, 1 pled guilty June 15, 2014 Retired NYPD Levittown Kills Downs Bryanna Soplin Hit and Run Crash Bryanna Soplin, 13, who had Down syndrome, unknowingly left her family’s home and was crossing the street when she was hit by a minivan just after midnight. On August 6, retired NYPD officer Michael Elardo pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of the Levittown crash, saying "I certainly am sorry"
  3. 7 people are killed in AdenYemen, after a gunman opens fire on a minibus. (Voice of America)
  4. Islamist militants kill dozens of people in the Kenyan town of Mpeketoni in the Lamu Archipelago in a four hour series of attacks on hotels. (The Telegraph)
  5. War in North-West Pakistan Airstrikes in the northwestern tribal area bordering Afghanistan kill as many as 100 militants. (Canadian Press via Nanaimo Daily News)
  6. Abu Abdur Rehman Almani, the alleged mastermind behind 2014 Jinnah International Airport attack, is killed during air strikes carried out by Pakistan Air Force. (IANS via Biharprabha)


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    27 shot 2 killed in Chicago over Fathers Day Weekend At least two people have been killed and 25 others wounded in shootings across Chicago over Father's Day weekend.
    The weekend's latest homicide took place on the city's West side just after midnight Sunday.
      Police said a 17-year-old boy was shot while standing with a group in the 3100 block of West Polk Street.
      The teen was shot in the head and transported to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County where he was pronounced dead.

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      Killed, Including Gunman, After Apparent Domestic Shooting at E. Peoria Sports Bar

      NBC Chicago - ‎5 hours ago‎
      A high school reunion turned deadly Saturday night in East Peoria after a man walked into a bar and shot a woman and another man before being fatally shot by an off-duty police officer. a man walked into a bar and shot a woman and another man before being fatally shot by an off-duty police officer.
      Lori A. Moore, 33, of Morton, Ill. and Lance E. Griffel, 36, of Peoria, were pronounced dead just minutes apart at St. Francis Hospital with gunshot wounds to the head.
      Police said the incident is believed to have been domestic violence related as the shooting suspect was identified as the ex-husband of Moore

      Last week’s Las Vegas shootings that left five dead, including two on-duty police officers, coincides with a nationwide increase of officers killed in 2014.

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      Civil War re-enactment cannon explosion sends children to the hospital

      7 hours ago
      Written by
      Jareen Imam
      (CNN) -- What was supposed to be a celebratory lesson in American history has sent three children to the hospital. They were a part of a Civil War re-enactment group watching a parade in Orem, Utah, when a cannon set off an explosion Saturday ...

      Phoenix priest beaten in Terrorist church attack that killed fellow clergyman leaves ...

      Fox News - ‎5 hours ago‎
      PHOENIX - A Phoenix priest is expected to make a full recovery after he was badly beaten in an attack thatkilled another clergyman at a Roman Catholic church in downtown Phoenix.

      Police: Girl, 13, Killed In Terrorist Hit-Run In Levittown, Long Island

      CBS Local - ‎50 minutes ago‎
      LEVITTOWN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) - Police Sunday evening were searching for a driver who struck and killeda 13-year-old girl in Levittown, Long Island, and drove off.

      Scholarship Named for Seattle-Pacific Shooting Hero

      ABC News
      5 hours ago
      Written by
      Colleen Curry
      The class wore ribbons on their graduation gowns to commemorate the victims of the shooting, including one student who was killed and two who were injured. "We grieve the loss of our student, your classmate, Paul Lee. We continue to pray for those who ...

      Daughter of first American killed in Afghanistan weighs in on release of the ...

      Fox News - ‎7 hours ago‎
      Alison Spann was just 9 when she learned her father, a U.S. Marine turned CIA operative, had become the first American killed in the war in Afghanistan. Thirteen years later, she found out her country had freed the Taliban leader who may have played a ...

      Oregon school shooting: Jared Padgett's family shocked and devastated by his ...

      The Oregonian - ‎4 hours ago‎
      Fields said the family is grieving both for Jared, 15, and Emilio Hoffman, the 14-year-old student who Jared killed Tuesday at Reynolds High School.

      World Famous Elephant 'Satao' Killed By Poachers In Kenya

      Forbes - ‎16 hours ago‎
      A 50 year-old elephant named Satao, one of Africa's last 'great tusker' elephants, has been killed by poachers in Kenya.

      Teen Parolee Accused Of Stabbing Man During Attempted Carjacking

      CBS Local - ‎6 hours ago‎
      FOUNTAIN VALLEY ( - A 17-year-old parolee reportedly stabbed and critically injured a man Saturday in a carjacking attempt outside a Fountain Valley supermarket.

      Schizophrenic Brooklyn man was released from jail without medication before ...

      New York Daily News - ‎16 hours ago‎
      The schizophrenic Brooklyn butcher - sprung from prison last month without meds or a psychiatric referral - isn't the first mentally ill felon to be released into the public and go on a deadly stabbing spree. And if the state doesn't act, he won't be ...

      Oregon school shooting: 'Active shooter, Reynolds High School. We have to go!'

      The Oregonian
      9 hours ago
      Written by
      Maxine Bernstein
      Troutdale Police Chief Scott Anderson, still in his khakis and dress shirt, had just arrived at work Tuesday morning and was heading to his office when Lt.

      Three dogs killed by bees in Katy backyard

      KTRK-TV - ‎4 hours ago‎
      Three pet dogs were killed by multiple bee stings in the owner's backyard in Katy. KTRK. Sunday, June 15, 2014. KATY, TX (KTRK) --.

      Four injured after Kokomo shooting

      WISH-TV - ‎7 hours ago‎
      KOKOMO, Ind. (WISH) - Three men are still in the hospital, one in critical condition, after a Sunday morning shooting in Howard County.

      Kurdish Fighters Killed in Iraqi Strike on Islamist Militants

      Wall Street Journal - ‎10 hours ago‎
      Iraqi forces attempting to beat back an offensive by Sunni militants that has swept through large parts of northern Iraq mistakenly killed at least two Kurdish soldiers, officials said, in a development that threatened to further shake a fragile Iraqi ...

      Police: 3 Hurt, 1 Arrested In Mankato Stabbing

      CBS Local - ‎13 hours ago‎
      MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Authorities said one man was arrested after three people were hurt in a stabbing at a Mankato bar Saturday night.

      Pakistan military says 105 killed in airstrikes on Taliban and other militants ...

      Washington Post - ‎10 hours ago‎
      The military said 105 militants were killed as Pakistani jets pounded the hideouts of foreign and local fighters in North Waziristan.

      killed in New Jersey house fire

      Fox News - ‎4 hours ago‎
      Standing outside the burned-out residence, Iris Sydney told The Associated Press a sheriff's deputy informed her after she arrived home from church that her 15-year-old grandson, Stephan Sydney, and his mother werekilled in the fire, along with four ...

      Mayor Hales on Reynolds shooting: 'I stand with' Ginny Burdick on curbing gun...

      The Oregonian
      7 hours ago
      Written by
      Helen Jung
      They include a Southwest Portland shooting in April in which suspect Paul Alan Ropp allegedly shot a Portland Police officer and killed a police dog with an AR-15. "The mayor is just livid about this," Haynes said. "AR-15s are coming up in every story ...

      RIVERSIDE: Dad trying to stop drinking daughter from driving run over, killed

      Press-Enterprise (blog) - ‎4 hours ago‎
      A Riverside man who was killed after trying to prevent his daughter from driving drunk worked for the Laos government aiding the U.S.

      Number of police officers killed on job up 40 percent over last year

      Fox News - ‎14 hours ago‎
      Last week's Las Vegas shootings that left five dead, including two on-duty police officers, coincides with a nationwide increase of officers killed in 2014. According to the Nationwide Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation, 63 officers have died on the ...