Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Daily Misfortune Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Daily Misfortune Wednesday, August 12, 2015 ---
Month Misfortune August 2015 ---



  1. Syrian Civil War At least 40 people are killed and more than 180 wounded in artillery strikes in Damascus during a visit by the Foreign Minister of IranMohammad Javad Zarif. (The News Hub)
  2. 2015 Tianjin explosions A massive explosion in the Chinese city of Tianjin results in at least 17 deaths, 11 people seriously injured and hundreds of people being hospitalised. (BBC)(NBC News) (CCTV)
  3. A U.S. Army Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crashes while landing on a U.S. Navy cargo vessel near the Japanese island of Okinawa, with seven people injured. 
  4. The death toll from a heat wave in Egypt this week rises to 60. (AP)
  5. Kasur child sexual abuse scandal In a two years period, 280 to 300 children have been sexually abused and filmed doing forced sex acts in Pakistan by a gang consisting of 20 to 25 culprits. (CNN) (Anadolu Agency) (BBC)
  6. North Korea's vice premier Choe Yong-gon is believed to have been executed by firing squad this year for voicing frustration at the policies of leader Kim Jong-Un. (Reuters) (AFP)
  7. A South Korean man is seriously injured after setting himself on fire during a protest against Japan's use of South Korean women as sex slavesduring World War II. (New York Times)

  1. January 1, 2014 June 2, 2015 Robert Mohler, home less white male, murdered by 4 black male. Homeless man died of beating injuries ..  Apr 3, 2014 - The Berks County coroner has ruled the death of a homeless man a ...Robert Mohler suffered severe head injuries as a result of the brutal Assault but no Murder Charges in Homeless Man's Death - NBC WCAU Jun 2, 2014 attack on 49-year-old Robert Mohler, which was captured on ... The county coroner said his death stemmed from a head injury in the assault, ... No murder charges for fatal hate crime beating of homeless ... conservative headlines Jun 4, 2014 - Two black males and two black females attacked and fatally beat a white homeless man for the fun of it. The victim died less than a week later, but the prosecutor says the thugs won’t face murder charges since it took the man too long to die. no homicide charges will be filed against four suspects in the death of a homeless man beaten inside a self-service laundry in eastern Pennsylvania. Berks County District Attorney John Adams said will instead pursue aggravated assault charges against the four suspects in the Jan. 11 attack on 49-year-old Robert Mohler, which was captured on surveillance video.
  1. Shooting victim found lying in Longview TX street dies at hospital KLTV Mar 3, 2015 - LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -. Longview officers are on the scene of a fatalshooting Tuesday evening. Longview Police PIO Kristie Brian says that ...

  1. Aug 11White gunman Nathen Ryan Terault terror rampage kills, shoots, and carjacks Puyallup WA  Gunman arrested after deadly rampage in Puyallup 


Longview police release video of officer-involved shooting ...
KLTVLONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Editor's note: KLTV has made the editorial decision not to ... Longview police have released a video of an officer-involved shooting in ...

May 20-21, 2015 3 injured, 2 killed, 3 crime scenes Night of 3 violent crimes shakes part of Longview TX Longview News‑Journal May 22, 2015 - The victim, 30-year-old Kareshia Rena Jones, was pronounced dead at the scene. Neighbors said they heard loud voices coming from the ...Wednesday might have been one of its most violent days. From an armed holdup of a convenience store that sent two women to the hospital to a shooting that left a woman dead in her home and continuing into early Thursday with an attempted murder-suicide... armed robbery that occurred within five minutes of a fatal shooting just a few blocks away was not believed to be connected. 7:17 p.m. Wednesday,  man with a firearm attempting to rob the business fled... Minutes later, at 7:21 p.m., officers were dispatched to a house less than 2 miles away — in reference to a shooting victim. victim, 30-year-old Kareshia Rena Jones, was pronounced dead at the scene. eighth shooting death in Longview this year, and the city narrowly avoided its ninth hours later. 2 a.m. Thursday, domestic disturbance man threatened to kill his wife and shot her multiple times before shooting and killing himself. woman suffered two gunshots to the chest and one to the leg.

tag: mental illness attack, killed by police, white suspect, white victim, Texas, socialist, libertarian, war on police, lawsuit
January 22, 2015 Lawsuit filed after mentally ill white teen girl Kristiana Coignard shot and killed attacking cops with knife in police station in Texas


UPDATE: Kristiana Coignard's family files $10 million ...
KYTXJul 6, 2015 - UPDATE: Attorneys for Kristiana Coignard's family filed the federal lawsuit in the Marshall Division of the Eastern Texas District Tuesday ...

She Was Crying Out for Help,' Say Parents of Teenage Girl ...  People Feb 11, 2015 - "Our daughter needed help, not violence," Elizabeth Coignard tells PEOPLE about her daughter Kristiana, who was shot and killed by police. [liberal anti-war UK] The Guardian Feb 9, 2015 - Coignard was killed on the night of 22 January about 10 minutes after ... Police said that Coignard had “I have a gun” written on her hand and ...

Police shoot and kill [white] teen girl Kristiana Coignard attacking cops with knife in police station in after [mental illness attack] Longview, Texas police World Socialist Web Site [anti-police/ US/imperialist] Jan 30, 2015 - Police in Longview, Texas released footage Wednesday of officers killing a 17-year-old girl in the lobby of a police station on January 22. Officers Glenn Derr and Grace Bagley shot and killed 17-year-old Kristiana Coignard last Thursday, after officer Gene Duffie fired a taser at her... video **contradicts** aspects of the police story, showing the **brutal** methods ...struggle ensues, firearm drawn gainst the back of Coignard’s head...slams her to the ground face-first, seemingly unprovoked.. innocent victim appears to charge at Derr, responds by shooting, then Bagley entereds fires, claims tazer failed to stop her, .. ample opportunity to defuse the situation entirely by handcuffing...  family: she suffered from **depression and bipolar disorder** **hospitalized** twice aunt told Think Progress [of bizarre attack on cops] “I think it was a cry for help.'

Kristiana Coignard: Video Of Killing Shows Cops Had Teen ...inquisitr  Jan 29, 2015 - Surveillance video of the police killing of mentally ill teenager Kristiana Coignard raises serious questions as to why officers shot and killed her  

reported Sunday by the Inquisitr, the 17-year-old allegedly “came at” approximately three police officers with an unspecified weapon — the city’s mayor said the weapon was a knife, though police offered no confirmation... died in hospital Coingard had been battling severe mental illness since her mother passed away when Kristiana was only 4-years-old.... clinical depression and bi-polar disorder. two previous suicide attempts, both of which led to hospitalizations... hanging...drank cleaning fluid, intended for scrubbing toilet bowls. recently been placed on medication, and regularly saw a psychotherapist. Her aunt said that Kristiana, despite her mental illness, had no criminal record and no history of violence directed at anyone other than herself. [to explain sudden terrorist syndrome] study found that mentally ill subjects account for about 10 percent of all calls to police, but many states require no training at all for officers in how to deal with people suffering from mental disorders. 

Surveillance Video Raises Questions About 17-Year-Old ...
ThinkProgressJan 28, 2015 - The Longview Police released surveillance footage capturing the final moments of Kristiana Coignard's life. The 17-year-old was fatally shot by ...

 17-Year-Old Girl Shot Dead By Three Cops At Texas Police Station JAN 26, 2015 Think Progress Police say the girl was “brandishing a weapon” before she was shot four times. Officers in Longview were involved in two fatal shootings in 2014, including one involving a 15-year-old. In both instances, the officers were cleared by a grand jury.

Teen Girl Fatally Shot by Cops at Texas Police Station - Hit ... Reason [Libertarian] Jan 26, 2015 - Troubled Texas teen Kristiana Coignard brought a knife to the LongviewPolice Station and wound up shot multiple times by multiple cops as a can't help but wonder why three cops, in the middle of their own lobby, were unable to subdue a knife-wielding teen girl without the use of lethal force.

'She Was Crying Out for Help,' Say Parents of Teenage Girl ...
PeopleFeb 11, 2015 - "Our daughter needed help, not violence," Elizabeth Coignard tells PEOPLE about her daughter Kristiana, who was shot and killed by police.

VIDEO: Texas cops fatally shoot teen girl armed with knife ...
Daily NewsJan 29, 2015 - Video from the lobby of a Texas police station shows officers shoot dead Kristina Coignard, 17.

related but apparently unconnected cases: In 2014, Longview police shot and killed 15-year-old Justin Michael Aguilar and 23-year-old Regan Marshall Wagner in separate incidents. In both cases, the officers were cleared by a Gregg County grand jury.

Explosion rocks China's Tianjin; 7 killed and scores injured

CNN The explosion erupted at a container port where flammable material was being stored, reported CCTV, China's state-owned broadcaster.
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Arlington officer fired for actions before shooting teen
WFAA - ‎4 hours ago‎
That led to "cascading consequences" that resulted in the fatal shooting, Johnson said. Chief Johnson said investigators had received officers' statements regarding the burglary call and subsequent shooting and that some of the behaviors exhibited by ...
One Person Dead as Police Investigate Stabbing, Hit and Run - ‎5 hours ago‎
KINGSTON - A body was found in Luzerne County Wednesday morning after police were called out to a hit and run and a stabbing. It all began when police responded to the hit and run and to the stabbing in Kingston. Then a short time later in nearby ...

Denver police search for suspect in shooting death

The Denver Post Denver homicide detectives are on scene after overnight shooting, August 12, 2015. (RJ Sangosti, The Denver Post). Police are looking for a suspect after a man was shot to death in front of the Salvation Army Family Center early Wednesday morning.

Police Release Video Showing Moments Before Ferguson Shooting on Michael Brown ... - ‎Aug 11, 2015‎

Police on Tuesday released surveillance video that they say shows a teenager appear to pull a weapon from his waistband before he was later shot and critically wounded by plainclothes police in Ferguson, Missouri.

The Guardian

Close-up footage of Tianjin port explosion - video

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎

Videos taken by onlookers with mobile phones give a closer view of explosion that rocked the Chinese port city of Tianjin on Wednesday night.

CBS News

Family of teen killed in police pot bust requests federal probe

CNN - ‎13 hours ago‎

The shooting of the white teen comes amidst the fallout of other high-profile cases in which black teenagers have been killed by white cops. "I believe the national attention would have been quicker responding (if Zachary was black)," Hammond said. "I ...


Mason County sheriff's deputy killed in motorcycle crash

KOMO News - ‎7 hours ago‎

SHELTON, Wash. - One of the Mason County's newest sheriff deputies was killed Tuesday when her motorcycle collided with a semi truck, officials said.

Explosion in Tianjin, China - ‎4 hours ago‎

Editor's note: The cause of the explosion in Tianjing, China, has not been determined and the number of casualties is unclear.

Los Angeles Times

$6 million paid in case of worker killed in Bumble Bee pressure cooker

Los Angeles Times - ‎2 hours ago‎

One early morning shift, Jose Melena stepped into a 35-foot-long cylindrical oven at the Bumble Bee Foods plant in Santa Fe Springs.

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

2 Killed in Dallas Apartment Shooting, Search Underway for Gunman

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - ‎4 hours ago‎

Dallas police said drug paraphernalia was found inside the residence and that the shooting appears to be an isolated incident.
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Woman arrested after overnight stabbing - ‎2 hours ago‎

COLUMBUS (WCMH) - A woman was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after a stabbing east of downtown. It happened around 3:30 a.m.

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Body found after explosion, fire at West Oakland home - ‎20 hours ago‎

Show More. Police: Serial burglar sexually assaulted teen in Alameda home · Suspects killed in San Jose officer-involved shooting ID'd · United flight aborts takeoff at SFO due to engine failure · Police, fire union leaders say San Jose benefits deal ...

Chicago Tribune

Woman and son, 6, narrowly miss drive-by shooting

Chicago Tribune - ‎7 hours ago‎

About two hours before the Polk Street shooting, another man was shot on the South Side in the North Kenwood neighborhood. That attack happened in the 4600 block of South Lake Park Avenue, said Officer Nicole Trainor, a Chicago police spokeswoman.


The Swedish Ikea stabbing suspects are asylum seekers from Eritrea

Quartz - ‎Aug 11, 2015‎

Swedish police say the two men suspected of fatally stabbing two people yesterday (Aug.10) at an Ikea store near Stockholm are immigrant asylum seekers from Eritrea.

WKMG Orlando

Police investigate reports of shooting in Cocoa

WKMG Orlando - ‎22 hours ago‎

The Brevard County Sheriff's Office is investigating reports of a shooting in Cocoa on Tuesday evening. Authorities say one man was killed in the incident, but the victim's identity has not yet been released. The shooting happened on Venus Drive just ...

The Latest on Croatian Hostage Killed by Islamic State

ABC News - ‎4 hours ago‎

The latest in the events surrounding the purported slaying by Egypt's Islamic State affiliate of Croatian hostage Tomislav Salopek, after an online image was circulated Wednesday showing his beheaded body.


Bomb Blast Kills At Least 47 in a Nigerian Market

TIME - ‎17 hours ago‎

A bomb blast at a market in northeastern Nigeria killed at least 47 people and wounded dozens others on Tuesday, AFP reports.