Friday, July 24, 2015

Daily Misfortune Friday, July 24, 2015

Daily Misfortune Friday, July 24, 2015 --- ===
Month Misfortune July 2015 ---


  1. July 24, 2015 3 arrested al-jazeera Tunisia launched raid on jihadists on Friday after July 23 raid at dawn in the town of Menzel Bourguiba, resulting in three further arrests. 
  2. July 24, 2015 Turkish involvement in the Syrian Civil WarSpillover of the Syrian Civil War
  3. Turkish warplanes strike ISIS positions in northern Syria following an exchange of gunfire on the Turkish-Syrian border which left one Turkish soldier dead. The airstrikes are said to have killed as many as 35 ISIS militants.
  4. July 24, 2015 An explosion at a fireworks factory in southeastern Italy kills 7 people. (BBC)
  5. 1 killed July 24, 2015 Man found shot in Claymont, Delaware 
  6. July 24, 2015 British Teen Accused of Plot to Commit College Massacre ABC News 
  7. 1 injured suspects not found July 24, 2015 One hurt in drive by grenade toss Cotabato City Philippines blast
  8. July 24, 2015 Marilyn Pharis US Air Force veteran raped and murdered by illegal Mexican alien in Santa Maria CA 
  1. July 24, 2015 3 arrested al-jazeera Tunisia launched raid on jihadists on Friday after July 23 raid at dawn in the town of Menzel Bourguiba, resulting in three further arrests. Weapons including explosives, ammunition and several assault rifles were seized in the operations.
  2. July 24, 2015 Turkish involvement in the Syrian Civil War, Spillover of the Syrian Civil War
  3. Turkish warplanes strike ISIS positions in northern Syria following an exchange of gunfire on the Turkish-Syrian border which left one Turkish soldier dead. The airstrikes are said to have killed as many as 35 ISIS militants. (Yahoo)Business and economy
  4. July 24, 2015 An explosion at a fireworks factory in southeastern Italy kills 7 people. (BBC)
  5. 1 killed July 24, 2015 Man found shot in Claymont, Delaware  AP New Castle County Police say a man was shot in Claymont. It happened early Friday on Fourth Avenue. Officers were called to a home for a reported shooting and found a 52-year-old man with a gunshot...
  6. 1 plot July 24, 2015 British Teen Accused of Plot to Commit College Massacre ABC News British teen accused of plot to commit college massacre LONDON (AP) — A British teenager planned a gun and bomb attack on a college that had kicked him out for bad behavior, a prosecutor said Friday. Liam Lyburd, 19, is on trial for allegedly amassing an arsenal to target Newcastle College in northern England. He was expelled in 2012 for being disruptive in class. He said it was just a fantasy.
  7. 1 injured suspects not found July 24, 2015 One hurt in drive by grenade toss Cotabato City Philippines blast CNN Philippines grenade blast injured one person in Barangay Rosary Heights. Injured sustained wounds on the lower part of his abdomen, was having dinner riding-in-tandem suspects passed by and lobbed something at the house.
  8. July 24, 2015 Marilyn Pharis US Air Force veteran raped and murdered by illegal Mexican alien in Santa Maria CA  Victor Aureliano Martinez — a 29-year-old undocumented immigrant who was arrested six times in 15 months — faces first-degree murder, mayhem, torture and rape charges in Pharis’ death, KEYT reported. Just two weeks before the fatal attack, he was arrested for possessing meth, police said. “These charges carry the possibility of the death penalty or life without possibility of parole,” Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce Dudley said at a Friday press conference.  A second suspect, 20-year-old Jose Fernando Villagomez (legal resident), also faces murder and sexual assault charges, police said.Victor Aureliano Martinez Ramirez: 5 Fast Facts You Need ... 5, 2015 - The woman, Marilyn Pharis, died Saturday, eight days after she was brutally beaten with a hammer and then sexually assaulted at her Santa Maria home. ... Ramirez was arrested before Pharis died, and the district attorney’s office is now considering whether to file murder charges ... Illegal Alien on Probation Allegedly Rapes, Beats Woman Breitbart News NetworkAug 5, 2015 - Victor Aureliano Martinez Ramirez, an illegal alien who allegedly broke into 64-year-old Marilyn Pharis's home, raped her and savagely beat ...Man in U.S. illegally pleads not guilty to killing Santa ... Angeles TimesAug 13, 2015 - Victor Aureliano Martinez Ramirez, 29, has been charged in the rape ... the national spotlight on the case hurts Martinez's chance at a fair trial.

1 dead 2 injured March 30, 2015 1 dead, 2 hurt after SUV crashes into front door of Long Island AT&T store  NEW YORK DAILY NEWS  A 66-year-old woman is dead after an SUV ran into an AT&T store in Great Neck on Long Island Monday morning. The slain woman became pinned beneath  RAV4 moments after crashed through glass entrance Witnesses described the 65-year-old driver as heard saying the "car won't stop" [why do they always hit the front door as if it's the target?

April 18, 2015 DWI driver plows into Long Island home Drunken driver plows into living room of Miller Place, Long Island, home, but no one is hurt, police say NEW YORK DAILY NEWS  Gerard Tegins, 20, is facing drunken driving charges for his wild ride. An out-of-control drunken driver plowed his car into the living room of a Long Island home early Saturday, but miraculously no one was seriously hurt, cops said.

3 killed suspect charged death by auto July 11, 2015 DWI charges Indian American in death of family of 3 SUV hits stopped car in New Jersey Bhavuk Upal, 22, of Mountain Lakes, N.J., is facing death by auto and drunken driving charges in the 1:35 a.m. carnage [$75,000] 2014 Cadillac Escalade when he rear-ended a 2004 Kia stuck in traffic, which burst into flames, killing an unidentified man, woman and baby inside, after pushed and slamming into a Jeep Cherokee in front of it, Bail Doubled for Alleged Drunk Driver Who Crashed, Killed ... Patch Media Jul 13, 2015 - Superior Court Judge raises Bhavuk Uppal's bail to $750K; Indian American man driving with suspended license ... americanbazaaronline Jul 14, 2015 - NEW YORK: An Indian American man of Mountain lakes, New Jersey,Bhavuk Uppal, 22, has been charged of driving drunk Indian American Bhavuk Uppal arrested for killing 3 People ...  charged with three counts of death by auto, two counts of assault by auto, causing death or injury  woman victim was pregnant Troiano described Uppal's driving record as "nothing short of horrendous" due to infractions such as speeding, unsafe driving, reckless driving, using fake license plates and driving while suspended. Uppal's prior criminal history includes six arrests since 2009 on charges ranging from theft to failing to turn over a controlled dangerous substance to law enforcement, Troiano said.. suspect the Escalade involved in the fatal accident Saturday morning didn't belong to Uppal [How does a 22 year old man without a drivers license get a $75,000 Caddilac SUV to kill people with?] tags asian suspect

July 22, 2015 Gunman kills woman, 2 children, wounds man in suburban Atlanta home RT A gunman killed a woman and two children and wounded another man before killing himself in a suburban Atlanta home early on Wednesday, AP reported, citing Forsyth County Sheriff Duane Piper. The shooter’s name wasn’t released, but he was reportedly known to officers from previous arrests for minor crimes. The victims and the shooter all lived at the house, and Piper said there was “absolutely no clue at this point what precipitated” the attack. The house is a few yards from a golf course community along the Chattahoochee River.



Teen shot in Jersey City dies AP  A 16-year-old has died one day after he was shot in Jersey City....

Michigan woman sentenced to prison for smothering newborn

3 hr ago AP
An 18-year-old woman has been sentenced to 19 months to 15 years for suffocating her newborn daughter....

Iowa mother convicted of injuring infant son gets probation
4 hr ago AP
A 26-year-old Sioux City woman accused of causing her son's skull fracture has been given probation. The Sioux City Journal reports ( ) that Kara Jackson was sentenced on Tuesday in Woodbury County District Court. She...

Bellingham man sentenced for stabbing spree after cat died
4 hr ago AP
A Bellingham man who stabbed workers at two animal hospitals after his cat died has been sentenced to three years in prison....

Woman gets life after her teen hit man killed wrong target

4 hr ago AP - Meg Kinnard
Woman gets life after her teen hit man killed wrong target Authorities say Phillips hired a 17-year-old to kill her estranged husband in 2013, but he killed her husband's brother, 31-year-old Jamil Phillips, by mistake.

Suspected gang-related shooting wounds 3 in Los Angeles
4 hr ago Washington Times
Three people were shot in South Los Angeles by a person who approached the vehicle they were in and began firing. Los Angeles Police Department Officer Jack Richter says the shooting occurred Thursday at about...

Things to know for Friday in Pennsylvania
6 hr ago AP
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday....

Man charged in southeastern Missouri shooting death

6 hr ago AP
A southeastern Missouri man is jailed without bond after being accused in the shooting death of a man who was found slumped over the steering wheel of a vehicle. The Daily Dunklin Democrat ( reports that...

Leader of Russian Neo-Nazi Group Sentenced to Life

9:20 AM AP
Leader of Russian militant neo-Nazi group sentenced to life for ordering 5 killings...

Police Take 3 Hours to Respond to Sexual Assault

9:11 AM AP
Records show an elderly woman waited three hours for Milwaukee police to respond to her call for help after she was sexually assaulted. The police records obtained by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ( ) say...

Ohio fugitive apprehended in Hattiesburg

9:03 AM AP
Robert Bradley III was wanted for attempted murder in Shaker Heights, Ohio.

Police: Louisiana Theater Gunman Was Intent on Shooting, Then Escaping Before Killing Self
8:29 AM ABC News

Man shot and killed inside fast food restaurant
7:38 AM AP
Police have not yet provided details on what specifically led an officer to fatally shoot a man in a suburban Twin Cities fast food restaurant. Plymouth Police Chief Michael Goldstein says officers responded to Arby's restaurant...

Convicted Child Molester, Murderer Released From Prison In Indiana, Must Report To Authorities Within A Week

7:06 AM Opposing Views
A 67-year-old man who served a 40-year prison term for the murder of two children in the 1960s has been set fr...

Lafayette theater shooting: Authorities search motel room

5:54 AM AP
The bomb squad swept the room before going in as a precaution.

Cars of OSCE observers vandalized in eastern Ukraine

4:27 AM AP
Observers at the Organization for Security and Cooperation and Security in Europe say protesters in rebel-controlled Donetsk have vandalized their cars.

Mississippi murderer's lawsuit stalling execution
4:07 AM AP
The execution of Mississippi's longest-serving death row inmate is being held up over a lawsuit.
From RT:

Hundreds detained in Turkish raids targeting ISIS, Kurdish militants Turkish police launched raids targeting Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) and Kurdish militants in 13 provinces across Turkey on Friday, Reuters reported. The raids were staged to fight all “terrorist” groups “without distinction,” the prime minister's office said. A total of 251 people have so far been detained in the simultaneous raids, it added.

Yemeni troops, fighters gain control of strategic port city of Aden Yemeni troops and local militias, backed by the Saudi-led coalition, seized full control of the strategic port city of Aden, AP said. Shiite Houthi rebels had been repelled from their last holdout in the southern city. The battle for Aden has been at the epicenter of Yemen’s conflict over the past several weeks. Fighting over the city broke out in March, sparking the Saudi-led airstrikes targeting the rebels to halt their advance. More than 1,690 civilians have been killed since late March, the UN said.
Swedish police detain 2 citizens suspected of terror, murder in Syria Security police in Sweden have arrested two Swedish citizens on suspicion of terrorist offenses and murder in Syria in 2013, AP said. The arrests were made and a warrant for a third suspect was issued in the southwestern region of Goteborg, Security Services spokeswoman Sirpa Franzen said on Thursday. The suspects were two men in their early 30s, and the alleged crimes took place between April and July two years ago, according to the TT news agency. It is the first time Swedish courts will try people suspected of traveling abroad to commit terror crimes, Interior Minister Anders Ygeman said.

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07:46 GMT
ISIS claims suicide car bombing in Baghdad

Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) militants claimed responsibility on Thursday for a suicide car bombing in Baghdad that killed at least 20 people the day before. The explosion occurred in a mainly Shiite Muslim district in the Iraqi capital. The Sunni militant group posted a statement online saying it had targeted a security checkpoint in the al-Shurta al-Rabaa neighborhood, Reuters reported.
22:01 GMT
Series of blasts at Nigerian bus stations kill at least 37 – report

A series of bomb blasts at bus stations in Nigeria's northeastern city of Gombe have killed at least 37 people, according to Al Jazeera sources. Meanwhile Reuters, citing a Red Cross official, reported 29 killed and 60 injured. The first bomb was detonated by a female suicide bomber as around 6:00pm GMT near the Dadin Kowa bus terminal as people gathered to pray at a nearby mosque, Reuters reported. Minutes later a second explosion happened near the same station. About an hour later two more consecutive blasts occurred at the gate of the Duku bus station and at market nearby. No one has immediately claimed responsibility for the blasts, but similar attacks in the past have been blamed on the Boko Haram terrorist group which is very active in the region. Last Friday at least 50 people were killed in a series of bombings at a market in the same city.

20:12 GMT
At least 20 dead in Baghdad car bomb blast Twenty people are dead and at least 48 are injured following an explosion in a Shia district in southwestern Baghdad. A car bomb charge was set off in the middle of a bust market. No one has taken responsibility but the Sunni Islamic State often targets Shia districts in the Iraqi capital.

13:32 GMT
4 Egypt soldiers killed by roadside bomb in Sinai

A roadside bomb killed four Egyptian soldiers on Thursday in the Sinai Peninsula, AFP reported. One officer and three soldiers died in the attack on their vehicle near the border town of Rafah, according to a military spokesman. The attack came a few days after seven soldiers were killed at a checkpoint in the region, where the army is battling an Islamist insurgency.
12:56 GMT
Turkish police officer killed, another wounded in Kurdish city of Diyarbakir

A Turkish police officer was shot and killed and a second wounded on Thursday in the mainly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir, Reuters reported. The shooting occurred in the center of the city. It comes one day after two police officers were killed in an attack in Ceylanpinar on the Syrian border. The Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) claimed responsibility for the Ceylanpinar attack.