Monthly Misfortune July 2016 ---
List of incidents of terror which could be accidents, crimes, or terrorist attacks.
- At least one person is reportedly killed and others are taken hostage after an armed group seized control of the police headquarters in the Erebuni District of Yerevan, Armenia. The gunmen are demanding the release of jailed opposition figure, Jirair Sefilian, according to Armenia's National Security Service. (RT)
- Local officials report eight people were killed on Friday when their elevator fell 18 stories in an under-construction apartment building in the port city of Longkou in Shandong province of easternChina. (AP)
- A helicopter crashes at Breighton Aerodrome in the United Kingdom, with reports of five casualties. (BBC)Law and crime
- 2016 shooting of Baton Rouge police officer At least three Baton Rouge Police Department officers are shot dead and several others are wounded by a gunman in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (USA Today) (BBC) Long, who associated himself with organizations linked to black separatism and the sovereign citizen movement, died in a shootout with police at the scene. Police arrested and questioned two other suspects. Long was armed terrorist style with 2 long rifles and a handgun, believed to have traveled more than 700 miles (1,100 km) from his hometown to Baton Rouge using a stolen rental car. , Long claimed to be a former Nation of Islam member and referred to Alton Sterling, a black man killed by Baton Rouge police officers on July 5, in online videos. Long operated his YouTube channel under his new legal name, Cosmo Setepenra, making references to oppression against blacks and police protests. a card was found on Long's body, suggesting that he was a member of the Washitaw Nation, a group of African Americans associated with the sovereign citizen movement that originated in Richwood. In addition to changing his legal name, he claimed his nationality was "United Washitaw de Dugdahmoundyah Mu'ur",[a] and expressed his support for the Moorish Science Temple of America, another African American organization associated with the sovereign citizen movement. He was also a member of a group dedicated to helping "Targeted Individuals" suffering from "remote brain experimentation, remote neural monitoring of an entire humans body."
- The Bahrain High Civil Court in Manama dissolves Al Wefaq, Bahrain's main Shia opposition group, accusing it of helping to foster violence and terrorism in the Sunni-led, Shia-majority island country. The Bahraini court previously issued a three-month suspension of the group last month.(Al Jazeera) (JURIST)Sport
Head-on crash on Hwy 224 kills 2, including child
ESTACADA, Ore. (KOIN) — Two people died, including a 7-year-old, in a head-on crash along Hwy 224 that required 4 other people to be airlifted.
Two killed, including child, in head on crash on Hwy 224 - Portland Tribune
Two people, including a child, die in head-on crash near Estacada -kgw.com
Man dies in Mooresville head-oncrash involving camper
Mooresville police were called to a head-oncrash the 1000 block of Oak Ridge Farm Highway just before 4 p.m. Officers said a Volkswagen sedan ...
1 killed in Mooresville head-on wreck - Charlotte Observer
1 dead after car collides head-on with truck towing camper in Mooresville - WSOC Charlotte
Police investigating fatal head-on collision in Mooresville - FOX 46 Charlotte
1 person critically injured inshooting in Astoria, Queens
Police in Queens are investigating a shootingearly Sunday that left a man critically injured. It happened at about 4 a.m. on Steinway Street between ...
Serious injury in West Senecahead-on crash
Police tell us a car traveling south on Union Road crossed three lanes of traffic and slammed head-on into a northbound car in the area of Town Road.
Car crosses three lanes, hits another head-on - WKBW-TV
Police investigate head oncollision involving motorcycle in Carter County
CARTER COUNTY TN (WJHL) – Carter county authorities said they are working the scene of a crash where a motorcycle and car were involved in a ...
Allentown police investigateshooting on Chew Street
Allentown police respond to an incident about4 p.m. July 16, 2016, in the 900 block of Chew Street.
Three wounded in shooting on Interstate 295 in Northeast DC early Sunday
A man and two women were shot and wounded early Sunday while riding in a van on Interstate 295 in Northeast D.C. police said. The man was ...
Man arrested after shooting onWofford St. in Spartanburg
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – One man has been arrested after a shooting that happened on Wofford St. earlier this month, according to ...
The Times (subscription)
Three officers dead Baton Rogue travelled to Dallas first The Advocate
At least three law enforcement officers were killed Sunday morning in a shooting on Airline Highway near Old Hammond Highway, and others were ...
One injured in shooting on Coats Street
One reported victim sustained a gunshot wound from a shooting onCoats Street early this morning.According to Columbia Police spokeswoman ...
3 killed, 19 wounded in Chicago shootings
Three people have been killed and 19 people wounded in shootings in .... A man was foundinjured on the street in the 4500 block of West Maypole ...
Two dead, five injured after pickup truck crosses into oncoming traffic, hits group of motorcyclists in Fox Lake
The driver of a pickup truck and a motorcyclist were dead and five people injured in Fox Lake after the pickup crossed into oncoming traffic, hitting ...
Father killed in Hawthorne barbershop shooting
One man was killed and another seriouslyinjured in a shooting at a Hawthorne barbershop Saturday. KABC. By ABC7.com staff. Sunday, July 17 ...
Patient, employee shot and killed at Florida hospital
DEVELOPING: An elderly patient and an employee were shot andkilled at a Florida hospital Sunday morning in what police are calling “an isolated ...
Former Bulldog wide receiver Chris Smith shot, killed
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Former Mississippi State wide receiver Chris Smith was shot and killed in Meridian on Friday night, coach Dan Mullen confirmed to The ...
Man staying at townhouse killedowner who wanted him out: Prosecutors
James Rogers, 26, is accused of killing Torrence Dortch, 39, after the two got into a dispute about Rogers staying at the other man's townhouse in ...
- Wikipedia Current Events Portal
- RT Russia Today Daily Headlines
- PressTV News in Brief - Jul. 17, 2016
- Daily Mail UK
- Wall Street Journal Daybreak
- snewsi crimes
- Gun Violence Archive Mass Shootings
- Democracy Now http://www.democracynow.org/2016/7/17/headlines Mass shooting Tracker 2016
- Killed by Police (anti-police site)
- List of killings by law enforcement officers in the United States, July 2016
- ODMP Officer Down Memorial Page
- List of American police officers killed in the line of duty Wikipedia
- List of violent incidents in the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, July–august 2016
- Mass shooting Tracker 2016: List of violent incidents in the Israeli–Palestinian conflict, 2016
- Religion justified attacks
- List of traffic collisions
- TheWeek Daily Briefing