Thursday, August 4, 2016

Monthly Misfortune August 2016

Monthly Misfortune August 2016 --- ===
Misfortune Timeline Year 2016

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Daily Misfortune Thursday, January 26, 2017 ---

crashes:
10 killed
  1. crash: off road killed: 2 injured: 7 Report: Local Palestinian Family Helped Rescue Israelis Injured in Deadly West Bank Bus Crash 
  2. 1/26/2017 crash: head-on killed: 1 HCSO: Woman killed in head-on crash; driver may face intoxicated manslaughter charges HARRIS COUNTY, Texas
  3. 1/26/2017 crash: head-on killed: 2 injured: 3 Two women killed, three injured in head on collision near Betong Malaysia
  4. 1/26/2017  2 injured in head-on Mashpee curve crash Cape Cod Mass
  5. 1/26/2017 crash: head on killed: 3 Head-on collision unknown reason reported on Ind. 32 Indiana
  6. 1/26/2017 Police: Man hit, killed on N. Blvd. was trying to retrieve something from roadway Montgomery AL 
  7. 1/26/2017 crash: head-on killed: 1   Sperry woman killed in head-on crash near Collinsville Thursday Tulsa OK
  1. crime: mass shooting killed: 2 injured: 3 Maryland Drive mass shooting of 5 murder victims identified Albany GA
  2. 1/26/2017 crime: shooting by police killed: 1 CMPD fatally shoots one person, protesters gather in east Charlotte in 'road rage' incident Charlotte NC
  3. 1/26/2017 crime: shooting killed: 1 injured: 1  Springfield police investigate teen shooting father on north side Springfield MO
  1. terror: Libyan Civil War (2014–present) Forces of the Libyan National Army claim to have captured one of the last remaining strongholds of Benghazi from Ansar al-Sharia(Al Jazeera)
  2. terror: Bombing k:9 inj:Unknown MogadishuSomalia Al-Shabab attacked an African Union base in Somalia. Nine were killed.[155] Al-Shabaab Somali Civil War
  3. terror:  Bombing, shooting k:2 inj:8 BaghdadIraq A bombing at a market in south Baghdad killed one person and wounded five others. Earlier in the day, an attack on a militia-held checkpoint killed one and injured three.[156] Islamic State (suspected) Iraqi Civil War
  4. terror:  Airstrike k:0 inj:3  MosulIraq An Islamic State drone dropped explosives on a house in central Mosul wounding three members of the same family[157] Islamic State Iraqi Civil War
Tuesday August 30, 2016
  1. August 30, 2016 TOULOUSE FRANCE: ATTACKER TRIED TO GRAB POLICE WOMAN’S GUN…….by KGS #BREAKING: Female policewomen seriously injured after being stabbed in#Toulouse. Attacker tried to grab her weapon pic.twitter.com/UTQZhykctH — Amichai Stein (@AmichaiStein1) //platform.twitter.com/widgets.jsArmed conflicts and attacks
  2. Sinjar massacre Thousands of Yazidi are believed to be buried in 72 newly-discovered mass graves left by ISIL after the 2014 massacre. (The Daily Mail)
  3. A car bomb explodes near the Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan, killing the perpetrator and injuring three. (The New York Times)
  4. War in Somalia (2009–present) A car bomb explodes outside the President of Somalia's compound in Mogadishu claiming at least ten people's lives. Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for the attack. (Daily Mail)
  5. Syrian civil war The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant says its official spokesman, Abu Mohammad al-Adnani, has been killed in Syria's Aleppo Governorate. The group's statement, distributed by Amaq News Agency, did not say how al-Adnani was killed. (Reuters)Business and economy
  6. American singer Chris Brown is arrested on suspicion on assault with a deadly weapon following a lengthy stand-off with the Los Angeles Police Department. (NBC Los Angeles)
Monday August 29, 2016
  1. Moro conflict At least 12 Philippine Army soldiers die in clashes with the Abu Sayyaf. (BBC)
  2. Yemeni Civil War (2015–present) The death toll of a suicide bombing in the southern Yemeni city of Aden rises to at least 71. Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant claims responsibility. (Reuters)
  3. 2016 Kashmir unrest A curfew has ended in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir after 52 days of protest allowing for an all-party delegation to visit the state on Sunday. (Times of India)
  4. A lightning strike from a freak thunderstorm kills 323 reindeer in Norway. (The Washington Post)
  5. 2016 Brussels National Institute of Criminology intentional crash and fire Multiple individuals rammed a van into the entrance of the Brussels National Institute of Criminology building, setting its laboratories on fire. No casualties have been reported. At least five people are arrested. (BBC) (BNO News) 2016 Brussels National Institute of Criminology fire - Wikipedia The Brussels police could not confirm whether the attack was terrorism related or a criminal act. Crime lab deliberately targeted in Brussels attack  No motivation or suspects have been identified. Aug 29th 2016 The possibility of a terrorist act is not confirmed. It goes without saying that several individuals may have wanted to destroy evidence related to their legal cases,”  ATTACKERS RAMMED A car through the gates of Belgium’s national crime laboratory on Monday in Brussels and then started a fire in what officials said may have been an attempt to destroy evidence. Five people arrested nearby were later released without charge.
  6. U.S. officials are investigating the hacking of election system databases in Illinois and Arizona. The FBI alerted all election officials nationwide about this issue earlier this month. (CNN) (NBC News)

Sunday August 28, 2016

  1. August 28, 2016 Illegal alien Denis Yasmir Amaya Rodriguez Hits Fire Truck A bus carrying  flood volunteers hit a firetruck in  Louisiana  Sunday, killing two including the fire chief and injuring 36, several of them seriously.  The bus hit a firetruck parked to block a lane, then  it slammed a Toyota Camry into a flatbed trailer towed by a pickup truck, then veered into three firefighters who were thrown over the edge of the elevated interstate into the  water 40 feet below, and into the wrecked pickup truck, Matey said. The driver Denis Yasmir Amaya-Rodriguez, 37, , has been in the United States illegally from Honduras and has no driver’s license. Charged  felony negligent homicide, negligent injuring, reckless operation of a vehicle and driving without a license. Bus company Kristina’s Transportation was owned by Ahmad S. Salem  who sold the company in January. Ahmad is a common Arabic muslim name while Yasmir is a Persian/Iranian/Arabic name.
  2. Moro conflict Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant militants break free supporters from a Marawi jail in the Philippines. (BBC)
  3. Iraqi Civil War (2014–present) A suicide bombing kills at least 15 people at a wedding in the southern Shiite city of Kerbala. (Reuters)
  4. European migrant crisis The Spanish-based Proactiva Open Arms NGO rescues more than 700 migrants in the Mediterranean Sea about 17 miles north of Sabratha, Libya. The rescued, who are from Nigeria, are transferred to the Italian Coast Guard. (AP via NBC News)
  5. The Archbishop of Manila Luis Antonio Tagle condemns the extralegal killings and murders under Rodrigo Duterte. (Rappler)
Saturday August 27, 2016

  1. Aug 27, 2016 Bangladeshi police: Dhaka terror attack planner killed CNN (CNN) Bangladeshi police killed one of the "suspected masterminds" of the July terror attack in Dhaka after an hour-long battle, authorities said. suspect, Bangladeshi-Canadian Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury, was killed along with two others, the national police chief said Saturday.  The two other extremists killed have not been identified, national police chief Shahidul Hoque said, adding that another suspected mastermind is under investigation. The terror attack at a bakery popular with foreigners left 21 people dead, including 18 foreign nationals.Tamim Chowdhury - Wikipedia 25 July 1986 – 27 August 2016 known by his kunya Abū Ibrāhīm al-Hanīf, was a Bangladeshi-Canadian alleged to be the emir of ...
  2. Both drivers killed in head-on, wrong way collision in Jacksonville Florida Times-Union Both drivers died in a wrong way, head-on collision early Saturday on Interstate 95 south 

Friday August 26, 2016

  1. Woman killed in head-on collision on Metcalf Avenue in Mission Kansas City Star A woman was killed in a head-on collision on Metalf Avenue in Mission Friday, according to police. The wreck was reported about 7:30 p.m. in the ...
  2. Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade's cousin shot, killed pushing stroller on South Side WLS-TV
  3. Nykea Aldridge, mother of four and cousin of Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade, was shot and killed by crossfire Friday afternoon in Chicago's Parkway ...NBA superstar Dwyane Wade's cousin killed in Chicago crossfire - CNN
  4. Philippines: 5-year-old girl killed in drug war, Human Rights Watch says CNN arcia eventually returned to the family. The grandfather was later shot three times and injured, police said. He is in a hospital under police guard.
  5. 10-year-old girl killed in gruesome murder, mother under arrest CNN (CNN) Candles, flowers and stuffed animals mark the memorial for a 10-year-old girl, who New Mexico police said was brutally murdered.
  6. Sheriff's office: Teen shoots himself in Kuna Idaho standoff  KTVB.com The standoff started around 2 p.m. Friday at a home in the 1400 block of Kerf Street. Officials said the 14-year-old boy had a handgun and wouldn't ...Boy in Kuna standoff rushed to hospital after reportedly shooting himself - Idaho Statesman Sheriff: 14-year-old burglary suspect involved in armed standoff in Kuna - KBOI-TV
  7. Police: Man stabbed on Metrobus in Maryland HYATTSVILLE, Md. (ABC7) — A man was stabbed on a Metrobus around 8 p.m. Friday in Hyattsville, according to Metro Transit Police.
  8. Overnight shooting on East 1st sends one to hospital CBC.ca A man is in hospital following an early morning shooting in Vancouver. Just before 2 a.m. PT Vancouver police were called to the scene of a shooting ... 27-year-old man in hospital following targeted East Vancouver shooting on Friday night - Voiceonline.comMan shot in 'targeted' attack found in driver's seat of his car - CBC.ca
  9. One in serious condition after shooting on north side Indianapolis Star Indianapolis police are investigating after a person was found shot on the city's north side Friday night. Officers responded to a call of a person shot at ...
  10. 2 dead after head-on crash in central Alberta Friday Globalnews.ca RCMP are investigating after two people died following a head-on crash between two vehicles on Highway 12 between Erskine and Stettler Friday ...
Other dates: 
  1. Hinsdale residents concerned about intersection after womankilled WLS-TV Pamela French, 55, was hit and killed while riding her bicycle Monday morning at ... in Hinsdale Monday when French was struck by a car and killed.
  2. Syria war: Dozens killed while attending Aleppo funeral Aljazeera.com At least 24 funeral mourners have been killed and 30 others wounded in a barrel bomb attack in a rebel-held area of Aleppo, according to activists, ...
  3. Bolivia Says Official Sent to Negotiate With Miners Is Killed New York Times Demanding that the country's mining laws be changed, miners blocked a highway on Thursday in Panduro, south of La Paz, Bolivia. Credit David ...
  4. Jabhat al-Shamiya claims to have killed a group of Syrian Government fighters with a Fagot ATGM ... Syria - liveuamap.com abhat al-Shamiya claims to have killed a group of Syrian Government fighters with a Fagot ATGM in Southern Aleppo. Image: The Syrian Democratic 
  5. Shooting on near northwest side seriously injures 1 - WISH-TV
  6. Fatal Shooting on Broad Street WWLTV.com  Fatal Shooting on Broad Street ... NEW ORLEANS –The NOPD is investigating a fatal shooting that claimed the life of a man. A little after 11 p.m. on ...NOPD investigating 7th Ward homicide - WWLTV.com
  7. Coroner identifies victim in Lee Co. shooting on Lake Ha - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.  WSFA  The Lee County Sheriff's Office said the shooting happened in the 100 block of Lee Road 361 in Valley, AL on Lake Harding in northeast Lee County.

  1. 3 ISIS MEN HELD FOR INDEPENCE DAY PLAN TO ATTACK HINDU TEMPLE IN MALAYSIA PTI The Pioneer, dailypioneer.com Thursday, September 1, 2016 Kuala Lumpur - Three militants from the dreaded Islamic State (ISIS) terror group have been arrested in Malaysia for allegedly plotting attacks on a famous Hindu temple in Batu Caves, entertainment outlets and police stations across the country on the eve of Independence Day. arrested... between August 27 and August 29 three men were reportedly planning an attack on a Hindu temple, an entertainment centre, and a police station
  2. Paraguayan People's Army insurgency At least eight Paraguayan Army soldiers are killed in an ambush by suspected Paraguayan People's Army (EPP) insurgents, near the village of Arroyito, in northern Paraguay. (BBC)
  3. Kurdish–Turkish conflict (2015–present) Suspected Kurdish militants fire rockets at Diyarbakır Airport in Diyarbakır, Turkey. (Reuters)
  4. A fire at a warehouse in Moscow, Russia, kills at least 17 people, all migrant workers from Kyrgyzstan. The Investigative Committee of Russia, which reports directly to President Vladimir Putin, says a criminal inquiry has been launched. (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty)

Friday, August 26, 2016


Daily Misfortune Thursday, August 25, 2016 ---
  1. Murder of Two White Missippi Nuns In Home by black domestic terrorist
  2. Suspect approaching with weapon shot, killed by Fort Collins police
  3. 1 injured 100s affected Lucy Laney principal on school shooting: 'Shame on you'
  4. Maple Grove man charged with second-degree murder in U Minnesota Dinkytown stabbing death 
  5. ATF joins investigation into Fitchburg home explosion Milwaukee 
  6. thursday Man shot dead in Cleveland's third fatal not terrorist shooting in 31 hours 
  7. Philippine Drug War The death toll in Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs reaches 1,900 people killed. (Al Jazeera)
  8. Syrian Civil War Turkey sends more tanks into northern Syria to continue its offensive against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG). (Reuters)
  9. Scarborough crossbow attack Three people are killed and two are injured after a crossbow attack in ScarboroughToronto. A suspicious package was also found in another linked event.(CBC)
  10. Jogger shot on NEMCC campus, suspect arrested Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal BOONEVILLE – A person of interest has been detained in a Thursday night shooting on the campus of Northeast Mississippi Community College.
    Fiery Faulty Brakes Truck Crash on N.Y. Highway, Dramatic Rescue From Burning Car KTLA  AUGUST 30, 2016, KTLA BY TRIBUNE MEDIA WIRE AND CNN WIRE,  August 25 when a tractor-trailer plowed throu gh afternoon traffic. Miraculously, no one was killed, and the woman who was rescued only suffered minor cuts and bruises. Ten people were taken to the hospital. Two of them suffered serious injuries, but were expected to survive, WBNG reported.  investigation is still ongoing, Kraham said the truck driver was ticketed for faulty brakes, a contributing factor in the accident. (Could it have been deliberate attack with faulty brakes?)

    Wednesday  August 24, 2016

    1. aug 24 One man dead after shooting in New Albany WDRB New Albany Police Chief Colonel Todd Bailey tells WDRB that officers were called to a reported shooting and found a man dead on the sidewalk.  father was found shot to death on a sidewalk at an apartment complex in New Albany early Wednesday morning.
    2. aug 24 Police: Man killed breaking into ex-girlfriend's home in West Philadelphia 6abc.com   man broke into his ex-girlfriend's West Philadelphia home, and somehow he was shot and killed. WPVI. new boyfriend fled the scene after the shooting. Police say he is wanted for questioning.
    3. aug 24, 2016 Kansas Man Faces Sentencing for Role in Foiled Fort Riley Bomb Plot  ABC News  When agents asked how it would weigh on him that women and children would be killed because he failed to tell authorities of Booker's plan, Blair told them that in the war on terror,  Blair told them that in the war on terror, U.S. soldiers bomb towns and kill women and children. He also differentiated civilians from the military, telling agents "that's what (soldiers) signed up for." U.S. Alexander Blair has admitted his role in a foiled plan to kill or maim as many U.S. service members as possible at the Kansas military post. Blair has said that "nobody is perfect" and blames a genetic disorder for allowing others to take advantage of him.  Blair pleaded guilty in May to a conspiracy count that carries up to five years' imprisonment. He admitted loaning John T. Booker $100, knowing it would be used to pay for storage of the device, which was a fake bomb  ederal judge delayed a sentencing decision Wednesday for a Kansas man who admitted aiding a wannabe Islamic State jihadist's plan to detonate what they thought was a bomb at Fort Riley. Alexander Blair has admitted his role in a foiled plan to kill or maim as many U.S. service members as possible Alexander Blair pleads guilty to aiding John Booker Jr.'s plot to bomb ... cjonline.com/.../alexander-blair-pleads-guilty-aiding-john-booker-jrs-plot-bomb-fort-... May 23, 2016 - Alexander E. Blair admitted in a Topeka federal court that he loaned $100 to a friend, John T. Booker, to pay for storage of a bomb that Booker ... Alex Blair, second man tied to Fort Riley bomb plot, charged with ... cjonline.com/.../alex-blair-second-man-tied-fort-riley-bomb-plot-charged-conspiracy May 5, 2015 - Alexander E. Blair, a second man tied to an alleged plot to detonate a bomb at Fort Riley, was charged Tuesday with conspiracy in U.S. District ... Topeka's Alexander Blair faces September sentencing for aiding in ... cjonline.com/.../topekas-alexander-blair-faces-september-sentencing-aiding-fort-riley-... 6 days ago - Topeka's Alexander Blair faces September sentencing for aiding in Fort Riley bomb plot... U.S. District Judge Daniel Crabtree on Thursday continued the sentencing hearing for Alexander Blair to Sept. 8. The 29-year-old ...April 8, 2015 arrest Second Man Charged in Plot to Bomb Kansas Army Base for ISIS ... NBCNews.comApr 10, 2015 - A second man was charged Friday in an alleged plot to set off a car bomb at an Army installation in Kansas on behalf of the terror group ISIS, federal prosecutors said. Alexander E. Blair, 28, of Topeka, was charged with one count of failing to report a felony. ... Booker allegedly ..lexander E. Blair, 28, of Topeka, was charged with one count of failing to report a felony.  .. Blair knew John T. Booker Jr. planned to blow up a bomb at Fort Riley in an attempt to "kill as many soldiers as possible" and didn't tell authorities. Booker, 20, was arrested Friday morning after he tried to connect wires to what he thought was a bomb inside a van at near a gate at Fort Riley, 
    4. aug 24 Explosion destroys Dubai apartment gulfnews.com -a baby in explosion caused by gas cylinder that also damaged two other apartments An explosion ripped through an apartment in Dubai's Al Khail Gate community on Wednesday morning, wrecking its walls and injuring at least two people, security guards said.

    Tuesday August 23, 2016
    1. 1 killed, 29 wounded as bombs hit southern Thailand  Tue Aug 23 USA TODAY -The first bomb exploded in the hotel's car park, but caused no casualties, said police Lt. Sirisak Wungkulum. He said the second bomb planted in an Isuzu car went off 20 minutes later in front of the hotel, killing a 25-year-old woman who worked in the ... explosions occurred late Tuesday outside the Southern Hotel in Pattani, one of the biggest towns in a region where Muslim separatists have waged an insurgency since 2004 that has left more than 6,000 people dead.  bombings on Aug. 11-12 in seven provinces, including tourist spots that have not been targeted previously, killed four people and wounded several dozen. The government has not specified who it believes was behind the attacks, but analysts strongly suspect they were carried out by southern separatists.  Thai junta rules out link between latest bombings and earlier deadly attac...Reuters  Thailand car bomb leaves one dead and 29 injuredDaily Mail aug 23 Daily Mail Thailand car bomb leaves one dead and 29 injured near a hotel in the province of Pattani, an area popular with Western tourists in the country's south.  just days after explosions hit the seaside resort of Hua Hin, killing one Thai woman and one other and wounding 21 people. .. The twin bomb attack targeted a busy street filled with bars and restaurants. Hours later two small bombs were detonated in the beach town Patong, Phuket..  Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has said there is a 'high threat' from terrorism in the country. Pattani is one of three Muslim-majority provinces in largely Buddhist Thailand, near the Malaysian border.
    2. 4 killed, including 3-month-old, in "suspicious" extra-alarm Chicago fire CBS News  CHICAGO - Three children and a man were killed a in an extra-alarm fire early Tuesday in the South Chicago neighborhood, and police said a “person of interest” was being questioned about the blaze, which appeared suspicious.
    3. aug 23, 2016 Florida man robbed, killed after online date  USA TODAY  AUBURNDALE, Fla.—Thousands of people are turning to the internet for love, but one online date ended tragically for a man from Auburndale. Adam Hilarie was killed after making a connection on the dating website, PlentyofFish. Hilarie met Hailey Bustos on the dating website, and the two went on a date, then back to his apartment. Investigators believe she was planning to rob Hilarie all along
    4. aug 23 Philippines war on drugs: '1900 killed' amid crackdown BBC News  The head of the Philippines police has said more than 1,900 people have been killed during a crackdown on illegal drugs in the past seven weeks  Her husband was killed in the Philippines drug war. No one would help her find answers Los Angeles Times  Sheila Rivera's nightmare began on June 20, when police burst into a subdivision and shot her husband to death. It continued when local officials refused to take her to his body, insisting that she go home and “get some rest.
    5. Aug 23 Explosion reported at FPL substation in Miami-Dade County
    6. Local 10  MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. - An explosion was reported Tuesday afternoon at a Florida Power & Light substation in west Miami-Dade County.
    7. Apparent Houston road-rage shooting in face on Southwest... KPRC Houston  HOUSTON - Houston police said a 53-year-old man was shot in the face Tuesday morning after what appeared to be a road rage incident
    8. August 23, 2016  Australia Queensland hostel Allahu Ackbar stabbing leaves female British backpacker dead and man wounded  Daily Mail A British backpacker 'living her dream' on a gap year in Australia has been stabbed to death by a knife-wielding Frenchman screaming 'Allahu Akbar'. backpacker, 21, is charged with her murder: 'Entranced killer had stalked her for days before flying into a rage over a racy photo shoot'  Mia Ayliffe-Chung was stabbed to death at Australian backpacker hostel on Tuesday night The 21-year-old was killed by a knifeman who shouted 'Allahu Akbar' A British have a go hero was stabbed 15 times in the face, chest and stomach trying to save her Mia was on a round the world trip and phoned her mother hours before the killing and told her: 'Don't worry about me. I'm fine'  Frenchman Smail Ayad is accused of killing her at the hostel in Queensland Kickboxing champion, 29, was said to have been infatuated with her
      Police are investigating whether a romantic link was a motive for the killing  By TRACEY KANDOHLA FOR MAILONLINE and RACHEL EDDIE and LOUISE CHEER and DANIEL PIOTROWSKI FOR DAILY MAIL AUSTRALIA PUBLISHED: 20:42 EST, 23 August 2016 | UPDATED: 02:08 EST, 25 August 2016  Police are investigating whether a young British woman was stabbed to death by a French knifeman who was infatuated with her, it is claimed.
      Smail Ayad screamed 'Allahu Akbar' as he butchered pretty backpacker Mia Ayliffe-Chung, 21, in a bloody rampage in front of 30 horrified witnesses on Tuesday night. Ayad, 29, was said to be obsessed with Mia and even told other guests at the backpacker's hostel in Queensland they were married, the local Townsville Bulletin reported.  We don't know if it was a terrorist attack or carried out by a man with mental issues.
      tags: Allahu Ackbar, muslim suspect, asian victim, australia, stabbing, romantic motive,
      Queensland stabbing: British woman killed by attacker who allegedly shouted 'Allahu Akbar' The Guardian A French man allegedly cried “Allahu Akbar” during a stabbing attack that left a 21-year-old British woman dead in front of up to 30 onlookers at a backpackers hostel in Australia's north-east.
      Mother of murdered British backpacker says claims alleged killer an Islamist are 'nonsense'
      The Guardian‎ - 1 day agoMia Ayliffe-Chung's mother doesn't want to meet Smail Ayad, who allegedly went on ...
      Home Hill stabbing: Smail Ayad was due to check out the morning before: Owner
      Brisbane Times‎ - 3 days ago
      Home Hill stabbing: British man Tom Jackson injured at backpacker hostel dies in hospital
      ABC Online‎ - 12 hours agoMore news for Smail Ayad
      Smail Ayad had allegedly been threatening to 'massacre' his fellow ...
      www.dailymail.co.uk/.../Man-accused-killing-British-woman-threatened-mass...
      Daily Mail4 days ago - Man accused of killing British woman had 'threatened to massacre backpackers in Queensland hostel for weeks' before Mia Ayliffe-Chung was stabbed to death. ... The French backpacker accused of killing a young British woman before embarking on a frenzied knife attack through a hostel ...
    9. aug 23  Questions surround IMPD officer's shooting of homeowner Indianapolis Star Police still don't know what the nine-year Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department veteran said, if anything, to an armed east-side homeowner before shooting him once in the stomach early Tuesday. Questions remain about how homeowner Carl ... , to an armed east-side homeowner before shooting him once in the stomach early Tuesday. Questions remain about how homeowner Carl Williams, 48, who called police to say his wife was robbed at gunpoint, approached officers as they arrived at the scene.  It's unclear if what Williams was wearing matched the description of the robbery suspect, or whether he raised his weapon before being wounded.
    10. Teen injured in stabbing near Edison High School KFSN-TV - Teen injured in stabbing near Edison High School. share; share ... Fresno Police are investigating a stabbing and shooting at Edison High School. Police say ... The stabbing victim then jumped over the fence on to the Edison High School campus. You ...A 17-year-old boy was stabbed three times just outside the gates of Edison High. Investigators said the victim was not a student and said the victim has been hospitalized and said to be extremely critical. no arrests have been made in the case. Officers said the victim was stabbed right in front of campus and then jumped the fence before collapsing
    11. Attacker may have been 'infatuated' with British backpacker stabbed to ...
      The Daily Telegraph5 days ago - Smail Ayad Credit: Facebook. After stabbing Mr Watson, 30, the attacker then turned his attention to Mr Porter who jumped from a second storey ...
      Home Hill stabbing: Smail Ayad was due to check out the morning ...
      www.brisbanetimes.com.au › News › Queensland
      Brisbane Times3 days ago - The Frenchman who allegedly stabbed one British traveller to death and left another clinging to life in a bloody backpacker hostel stabbing was ...
      2016 Home Hill stabbings - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2016_Home_Hill_stabbings
      WikipediaOn 23 August 2016, Smail Ayad (29) a French national committed a stabbing rampage at a backpackers hostel in Home Hill, Queensland, Australia. The attack ...
    12. aug 23  Bomb Kills an American Soldier Near Besieged Afghan City New York Times  ABUL, Afghanistan - A United States soldier was killed by a bomb near the southern Afghan city of Lashkar Gah, officials said on Tuesday, days after more than 100 American soldiers arrived there to help plan the strategic city's defense against a ...the service member had died of “wounds sustained during operations near Lashkar Gah,” the capital of Helmand Province, when a joint patrol encountered an improvised explosive device. Six Afghan soldiers and another American soldier were wounded in the blast.
    13. 1 dead, 1 wounded in Chicago South Shore shooting  WLS-TV  August 23, 2016
      CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago police say two people were shot, one of them fatally, in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.  man killed has not been identified, but police said he is a 42-year-old man. A 27-year-old man suffered a graze wound to the back, and was taken to Jackson Park Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, police said.
    14. tu aug 23 Man Killed, Pregnant Woman Injured in Newark Shooting, 6th fatal shooting in 72 hrs NBC New York -A man died and a pregnant woman was injured following a shooting in Newark, police said. The man is the sixth person to be fatally shot in the city in just over 72 hours. "crimes appear to be unrelated - disputes, drug related, no madman running around doing it...."
    aug 23  4 Killed, Including 3 Children, in [suspicious deliberately set] South Chicago Apartment Fire NBC Chicago Four people were killed, including three children, in an extra-alarm fire in a South Chicago apartment complex early Tuesday morning. Fire apparently set argument over $10


    Monday August 22, 2016

    mon aug 22 Man accused of shooting at police denied bail during profanity-laced should have smoked his ass hearing Chicago Tribune A Far South Side man charged with shooting at a Chicago police officer Monday protested that the cop shot at him first and yelled “I should've smoked his a--” during a tumultuous bail hearing Tuesday.  around 2:15 p.m. Monday officers on patrol in an unmarked car saw Pledger ...fidgeting with the front of his belt An officer in the car asked Pledger a few questions, prosecutors said, and Pledger ran off, pulling a handgun from his pants as he ran... fired at officers


    August 22, 2016 Boy killed in Sweden muslim gang grenade attack Telegraph.co.uk  Police forensic investigates the area where an apartment was demolished in an explosion during the night in Biskopsgarden, in Gothenburg Credit: REUTERS/Bjorn Larsson Rosvall. Birmingham boy Yuusuf Warsame might have survived Monday night’s grenade attack in Sweden if he had slept on the floor with his siblings, instead of in the room's only bed. He was the only one of the eleven children sleeping in the small apartment in Gothenburg who was struck by the blast, which police suspect is the latest round in a tit-for-tat gang war that has raged for five years in the city's troubled Biskopsgarden district. Yusuf is a male Arabic name,


    Monday charged  Deputies: Mom Killed Newborn by Putting Him in Refrigerator ABC News A South Carolina mother killed her 4-day-old-son by putting him in the refrigerator for three hours, authorities said. Angela Blackwell is charged with homicide by child abuse. Blackwell, 27, was arrested Monday, nearly six months after her son died. Investigators said they have spent that time taking statements and getting forensic tests done on the baby.  Family defends SC woman accused of putting 4-day-old son in ... WSOC‑TV  South Carolina woman accused of putting baby in fridge | abc11.com


    A man accused of threatening to shoot central Florida students and put pipe bombings inside campuses was arrested, authorities said Sunday. fox news accused of making the threatening comments on Twitter starting on July 24. The Sentinel reported that his threats targeted William R. Boone High School, Edgewater High School, Colonial High School, Colonial Ninth Grade Center and Liberty Middle School... “I want to shoot a few at Liberty Middle School. I dislike homosexuals…,” officials said... 900 students absent from the Orlando-area schools last week.


    Sunday aug 21, 2016

    1. San Jose: Double-fatal shooting claims lives of brothers The Mercury News  Sunday's shooting site is a few blocks east of a March 7 domestic violence stabbing homicide and a July 28 deadly shooting.
    2. Gilbert police: 21-year-old Zachary Penton arrested for shooting and killing roommate after a fight ABC15 Arizona  GILBERT, AZ - Authorities say a fight led to one roommate shooting another Sunday at a home near Chandler Heights and Higley roads.
    3. 9 injured, suspect not charged, ruled innocent accident, not terrorism. Police mull charges against Ohio woman who accidentally plowed into dance floor crowd AP Aug. 22, 2016 PARMA HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio are considering charges against a 74-year-old woman who hit the gas instead of her brakes and crashed into a crowd at an outdoor community concert in Ohio, injuring herself and eight other people, after she said she confused the brake with the gas pedal, police said. she confused the brake with the gas pedal as she was pulling out of a parking space, police said. She plowed into eight people on the dance floor, and then crashed into a telephone pole and a vehicle as she tried to correct herself, officials said. [sounds like 3 terrorist attacks on dancers, vehicle, and utility pole but it was just an accident] EagleHerald | Marinette, Wisconsin/Menominee .  woman was "shaken up" after hitting the people on the dance floor. Six were taken to area hospitals, .. Car slams into crowd at outdoor concert in Ohio injuring 9 ... www.winonadailynews.com Aug 21, 2016 · ... said Det. Sgt. Steve Scharschmidt. ... Scharschmidt said the unidentified Parma Heights woman was leaving the concert when she accidentally hit … Car slams into crowd at outdoor concert in Ohio injuring 9 Toledo Blade  happened during a Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin summer band tribute …
    Thirteen People Shot at Bridgeport House Party  Eleven of the victims sustained non-life threatening wounds



    Thirteen people were shot while they were attending a house party in Bridgeport, Connecticut, early Sunday morning.  When they arrived, 13 people, 11 males and two females, were located with gunshot wounds. Ten victims were treated at Bridgeport Hospital and three were treated  Source: Thirteen People Shot at Bridgeport House Party | NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/news/local/Thirteen-People-Shot-at-Bridgeport-House-Party-390839752.html#ixzz4I1Gs5vVB
    Woman Charged in Death of Penn State Prof Pushed Off Cliff


    August 20, 2016 Saturday

    saturday  FBI investigates whether Va.Allah Akbar stabbing is terror-related  USA TODAY The FBI is investigating whether a double-stabbing in Virginia was terror related after the suspect yelled "Allah Akbar," during the Saturday attack, according to authorities.  UPDATE: Roanoke County stabbing suspect [claimed his cover story] was hearing voices ... www.wdbj7.com  WDBJ14 hours ago - Farooqui said he began hearing voices telling him he was stupid and to ... The source also told CBS News that Farooqui tried to go to Syria earlier ... Witnesses told police that during the attack Farooqui was yelling “Allah Akbar. ... Farooqui is being held at the Western Virginia Regional Jail without bond. Wasil Farooqui told police he left his home on Pelham Drive Saturday "to clear his head" and took a butcher knife from the kitchen. He drove about a mile to The Pines apartments and parked. Farooqui said he began hearing voices telling him he was stupid and to attack people.  CBS News has learned that earlier this year Farooqui traveled to Germany and Turkey in what may have been an attempt to join ISIS. For some reason, Farooqui returned to the U.S. Was the Suspect in a Brutal Stabbing ISIS-Inspired or Just Mentally Ill ... after a brutal stabbing this weekend in Roanoke, Virginia. ... last year and may have tried to sneak into Syria to meet with ISIS militants. Witnesses told authorities that Farooqi was yelling “Allah Akbar.”  The Latest: Suspect in stabbing says he was hearing voices ...  The Roanoke Times

    5 killed 1 suspect arrestd SUSPECT'S EX-GIRLFRIEND LIVED AT ALABAMA HOME WHERE 5 SLAIN By JEFF MARTIN , Associated Press Aug. 21, 2016 6:05 PM ET
    ATLANTA (AP) — The suspect in the killing of five people at a home in Alabama attacked them while they slept and then abducted his estranged girlfriend and an infant — both of whom were found alive, authorities said Sunday....Citronelle, Ala., five people were killed on Saturday. Police said that Derrick Dearman, 27, of Leakesville, Miss., has been taken into custody in connection with the murders... e dead included a pregnant woman and were found Saturday afternoon inside the home....
    She said "multiple weapons" were used.  Five murder counts stem from the killing of the adults, and the additional count is because one of the slaying victims, 22-year-old Chelsea Marie Reed, was 5 months pregnant, Myles said.... returned to home and attacked the victims while they were sleeping, the statement said...Dearman released ex-girlfriend Lester and the infant and then turned himself in.. some criminal history, including an active warrant for a burglary charge, ... near Rutledge, Alabama, another town in the southern part of the state where six family members were found shot to death at their rural home on Aug. 26, 2002.
    In that case, Westley Devon Harris was given a death sentence after being convicted of slaughtering his girlfriend's relatives. Prosecutors said he was angry because he thought they were trying to keep him away from her.
    After the killings, he fled with his girlfriend and child. The girlfriend, who was 16 at the time, ended up testifying against Harris.


    ISIS claims first terror attack in Russia guns and ax on cops after two
    jihadis armed with guns and axes injure two traffic cops
    in checkpoint rampage outside Moscow  Daily Mail Online

    Friday, August 19, 2016

    Leftist Activists Crash Trump Fundraiser, Attack
    Motorcade, Assault Trump Supporters in Violent 'Gauntlet'
    By Jerome Hudson
    breitbart.com   Saturday, August 20, 2016

    Leftist agitators viciously attacked attendees at a
    Donald Trump presidential campaign fundraiser in
    Minneapolis on Friday night.

    Video shows dozens of anti-Trump activists shouting
    obscenities and throwing debris as they surround Donald
    Trump supporters attempting to exit the Minneapolis
    Convention Center.  Continues at:
    http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2016/08/20/leftist-activists-crash-trump-fundraiser-attack-motorcade-assault-trump-supporters-in-violent-gauntlet/

    August 19, 2016  Kashmir India: Infiltration bid foiled, three militants killed  dailypioneer.com
    Sunday, August 21, 2016 http://www.dailypioneer.com/top-stories/infiltration-bid-foiled-three-militants-killed.html Army today foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Tangdhar sector of Kashmir, killing three militants who were involved in an attack on a BSF post in the area two days ago. 3 Terrorists Killed In Kashmir's Kupwara Encounter NDTV Kashmir unrest: Army kills three terrorists in Tangdhar sector along LoC Firstpost‎ -
    STRASBOURG: HASIDIC RABBI STABBED BY MENTALLY ILL SHOUTING ‘ALLAHU AKBAR’…….   Strasbourg stabbing: Jewish rabbi knifed by man shouting 'Allahu Akbar' in daylight attack  19 AUG 2016 BY ANTHONY BOND The stabbing took place in the north east city of Strasbourg, near the German border A Jewish man has been left injured after being stabbed in the street in Strasbourg A Jewish rabbi has been stabbed by a knifeman in a sickening broad daylight attack...  As reported by French news site DNA, several witnesses heard the man shout Allahu Akbar when carrying out the assault. Strasbourg stabbing: Jewish rabbi knifed by man shouting 'Allahu Akbar' in daylight attack Mirror.co.uk‎ Jewish rabbi has been stabbed by a knifeman in a ... being arrested by police following the broad daylight attack in the middle of the street. ... the man shout Allahu Akbar... terrorism has already been ruled out by German authorities, with the attacker thought to have mental health problems. attack about 11.45am in the Jewish quarter of the city.


    Daily Misfortune Tuesday, August 16, 2016 --- ===
    1. Woman jailed in Jefferson Park stabbing Ft Collins Colorado 
    2. Pam Hupp charged with murder of man lured to her O'FALLON, MO  home 
    3. August 16, 2016 Austria Train Mentally Ill Man Stabbing Teenager Spree 60-year-old German national, was arrested
    4. The Russian Air Force uses an Iranian airbase near Hamadan to launch airstrikes in Syria. (BBC)
    5. Houthi shelling kills seven in Saudi Arabia; nine Yemenis from one family die from an airstrike by the Saudi-led alliance. (Reuters)Arts and culture
    6. 2016 California wildfires The town of Wrightwood, California, is evacuated due to threats from the Blue Cut Fire burning in the Cajon Pass(KTLA)
    7. California wildfires California authorities charge a Clearlake resident with 17 counts of arson in connection with the wildfires over the last two years. (The Los Angeles Times)
    8. Execution 25 0 Iraq Hawija, Iraq ISIS executed 25 civilians after they were accused of "spying".[79] Islamic State Iraqi Civil War (terrorist list)
    9. Bombing 5 – 25 25 Iraq Kirkuk, Iraq A bombing on escaping civilians killed 5 or 25 people and injured 20.[80] Islamic State (suspected) Iraqi Civil War (terrorist list)
    10. Executions 7 0 Iraq Mosul, Iraq ISIS executed 6 people using molten tar after being 'accused' of cooperating with enemies of ISIS, and another person for "dressing like a woman" in another in a series of executions.[81][82] Islamic State Iraqi Civil War (terrorist list)
    11. Shelling 7 0 Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Houthi shelling kills seven in Saudi Arabia.[83] Houthis Conflict in Najran (terrorist list)
    12. Suicide bombings Unknown (+4) Unknown Iran Kermanshah, Iran Suicide bombing attacks were foiled, with four terrorists being killed and 6 arrested.[84] Islamic State Spillover of the Syrian Civil War (terrorist list)
    13. Shelling 2 4 Ukraine Avdiivka, Ukraine Two Ukrainian servicemen were killed and four others wounded due to shelling in the industrial area of Avdiivka. Donetsk People's Republic War in Donbass (terrorist list)

    Daily Misfortune Monday, August 15, 2016 --- ===
    1. August 15, 2016  Black South Carolina Teens Kill Black Chadwick Garrett After Pulling Car Out of Ditch Over $20  Stats: 1 killed, 2 suspects arrested, crime looks like but not connected to terrorism. 
    2. 11 killed Yemeni Civil War An air strike by the Saudi-led coalition which hit a hospital in northern Yemen run by Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders)  (BBC)
    3. 7 killed 2016 Louisiana floods At least seven people have died and thousands have been rescued in the American state of LouisianaPresident of the United States Barack Obama has declared a federal emergency in the state. (BBC)(NBC News)
    4. 7 injured An Olympics aerial camera and its cables fall sixty-five feet, injuring seven people. (USA Today)
    5. 40 killed 86 injured Heavy rainfall causes multiple bus crashes that kill at least 40 people and injure 86 in the Kavrepalanchowk bus crashes(CNN)
    6. Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane is convicted of perjury and obstruction of justice. (WCAU-TV)
    7. 1 killed Former English Premier League player Dalian Atkinson dies after being tasered by police in TelfordShropshire(The Independent)
    8. 1 killed 1 charged New York authorities charge a man with second-degree murder in the deaths of a New York Muslim imam and his assistant. (Reuters)
    9. The Obama administration transfers 15 Guantanamo Bay detainees to the United Arab Emirates(BBC)
    10. 7 killed 21 wounded terrorist car bomb Police, civilians killed in PKK Turkey car bomb blast  near a police control post on a highway  
    11. 1 killed Rampaging South Sudan Troops Raped Foreigners, Killed Local Reporter
    12. 1 injured, suspects at large August 15, 2016 Cologne Germany Migrant Knife and Gun Latest Not Terrorist Attack One injured in 'knife and gun attack' in Cologne city centre with suspects 'on the run' 
    13. Suspect in 3-hour standoff 2nd in 8 years known to Dayton police

    Sun Aug 14


    6 Mississippians killed in Alabama plane crash Jackson Clarion Ledger The six Oxford, Mississippi, victims of a Sunday plane crash just east of Tuscaloosa Regional Airport in Alabama are remembered by friends and ... 6 killed when small plane crashes in Alabama, authorities say - CBS News
    3 married couples killed in plane crash in Tuscaloosa County - Alabama's News Leader

    Syria's war: Scores killed in Idlib and Aleppo violence Aljazeera.com Late on Sunday, at least 35 people were killed and many more injured, some critically, after a suicide bomber detonated his explosive vest inside a ...

    Sat Aug 13



    Italy Deports Jihadist Suspected of Plotting Attack on Leaning Tower of ...
    www.breitbart.com/.../italy-deports-jihadist-suspected-plotting-attack-le...
    Breitbart NewsAug 13, 2016 - The Italian government has arrested and deported a Tunisian national tied to the IslamicState and suspected of planning a bombing of the leaning Tower of Pisa. ... Investigators say they have reasons to believe that the man intended to carry out a bombing attack on Pisa’s iconic ...

    ISIS-sympathizer that threatened Leaning Tower of Pisa to be expelled ...
    https://www.rt.com/news/355786-italy-tower-pisa-attack/
    RTAug 13, 2016 - ... an attack on the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italian media reported. He was ... The man was accused of publishing texts praising Islamic State (IS, ...

    Italy: Muslim arrested for plotting jihad attack on Leaning Tower of Pisa ...
    pamelageller.com/.../italy-muslim-arrested-for-plotting-jihad-attack-on-l...
    Pamela GellerJul 7, 2015 - He came to Italy with his family when he was eight years old. He was never taught anything about love for Europe or Italy or Judeo-Christian ...

    Police arrest terror suspect who planned to blow up the Tower of Pisa ...
    www.express.co.uk › News › World
    Daily ExpressAug 13, 2016 - SECURITY: Extra police are on duty at Leaning Tower of Pisa ... The recent string of horrific terror attacks has left everyone worried about their own safety. ... Hate preacher Abu Qatada urges Muslims to flee UK... after his ...
    CPD officer's son killed in 'tragic, senseless shooting'  WLS-TV The son of a Chicago police officer was fatally shot Saturday in the city's Wrightwood neighborhood on the city's South Side. Arshell "Trey" Dennis III, ... Chicago weekend violence leaves 9 dead, including cop's son - CBS News

    2016-08-13 Smith, Sylville (23) Wisconsin (Milwaukee) Smith (black) was shot by a police officer (black) while fleeing and armed with a handgun [after stealing a car and crashing head on into police cars.] The shooting sparked riots that left several people injured and buildings and cars damaged.[citation needed]

    23-Year-Old Black Man Killed By Milwaukee Police Officer Is Identified Huffington Post
    Milwaukee police on Sunday identified 23-year-old Sylville K. Smith as the man fatally shot by a Milwaukee officer Saturday afternoon following a ... Four officers, four deputies injured; person shot in Milwaukee during 2nd night of skirmishes - WISN Milwaukee The Latest: Sister of man killed wants policeman charged - Washington Post
    Burn Down White Suburbs, Sister of Man Killed by Milwaukee ...
    www.infowars.com/burn-down-white-suburbs-sister-of-man...
    Video footage shows the sister of the man shot dead by police in Milwaukee calling on rioters to burndown white suburbs instead of their own neighborhoods.
    "Burn Down White Suburbs" - Milwaukee Rioters Told by Sister ...
    Sister: Burn Down the Suburbs . . . "Burn that s--- down!"
    www.theblaze.com/stories/2016/08/15/sister-of-milwaukee...
    Sister of Milwaukee Man Fatally Shot by Cops Caught on Video Urging Rioters to Burn Down theSuburbs
    Sylville Smith's sister tells rioters to 'burn down the ...
    www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/milwaukee...
    The sister of a man shot dead by a police officer in Milwaukee has urged rioters to “burn the suburbsdown”. Sylville Smith was killed on Saturday after fleeing ...
    CNN Cuts Sylville Smith Sister’s Call to Move Riots to ...
    www.breitbart.com/big-journalism/2016/08/16/media-falsely...
    CNN Cuts Sylville Smith Sister’s Call to Move Riots to Suburbs: ‘Burn That Sh*t Down!’…Update: CNN Admits to Mischaracterizing Sisters’s Call for ...


    Daily Misfortune Friday, August 12, 2016 ---
    1. August 2016 Thailand bombings A series of coordinated bombings across Thailand, mostly at sites popular with tourists, leaves at least four people dead and dozens wounded. No group has claimed responsibility for the attacks. (The New York Times)
    2. Syrian Civil War U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) say they have seized full control of Manbij in Syria's northern Aleppo Governorate after ISIL militants withdrew from their last remaining strongholds in the city. (Reuters)
    3. Suspected Syrian government or Russian airstrike hits the Kafr Hamra children's hospital in a village on the outskirts of Aleppo, killing a nurse and a technician and rendering the hospital's facilities unusable. (The Telegraph)
    4. A small plane crashes after an aborted landing at Shannon Airport near Fredericksburg, Virginia, killing six people. (Reuters)
    5. 1 suspect killed August 12, 2016  Canadian Mohammad Hassan Chaudhary Steals and Crashes Plane Into Mall 

    Thursday August 11
    1. August 2016 Thailand bombings Two bombs hidden in plant pots explode killing at least one person and injuring 10 others, including foreign tourists, in Hua Hin District, Thailand. (BBC)
    2. Thirteen people are injured when a roadside bomb hits a Pakistani security vehicle in the southwestern city of Quetta, the same town where at least 74 were killed in a suicide bombing at a hospital on Monday. The police were escorting a judge, who was not injured. (Reuters)
    3. Syrian Civil WarSuspected Russian airstrike in Aleppo city kills Khaled Omar Harrah while carrying out a rescue mission. Omar is a Syrian rescue worker who became famous around the world after saving a baby buried for 16 hours under rubble. (The Telegraph)
    4. An apartment building explosion in Silver Spring, Maryland, kills at least two and injures 34, with five to seven people missing. The blast has displaced more than 90 residents. Fire and rescue responded to "a smell of gas" on July 25. The cause of the explosion is being investigated. (The Washington Post) (NBC News)
    5. At least 21 people are killed and five are injured following an explosion at a power plant in the city of Dangyang, Hubei province in central China. The blast occurred around 3:20 p.m. local time, when a high-pressure steam pipe exploded, according to China's official Xinhua News Agency. (Reuters)Arts and culture
    Daily Misfortune Wednesday, August 10, 2016 ---
    1. Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) says it has thwarted two armed Ukrainian incursions into Crimea with at least two killed, including one FSB officer, following a "massive fire fight" with "sabotage-terrorist" groups. Ukraine denies the Russian claims. (Reuters) (The Guardian)
    2. Royal Canadian Mounted Police kill 24-year-old Aaron Driver in Strathroy, Ontario. Driver was accused of supporting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, and was believed to have been plotting an "imminent" attack against Canadians. (CP24)
    3. A fire caused by an electrical fault at the Al-Yarmouk Teaching Hospital in Baghdad kills 11 babies. (Newsweek)

    Daily Misfortune Tuesday, August 9, 2016 ---

    terror spree: rape, strangle, armed robbery, assault rifle threat, 1 arrested Worcester man storms through city on violent rampage  Worcester man rampaged through the city Tuesday in a burst of alleged violence that included rape, strangulation, sexual assault, an armed robbery, and threatening to “spray” police officers with an assault weapon, authorities said.  Just after 5 p.m., Antonio Damon entered an office on Main Street and raped a 27-year-old woman inside, placing his hands around her throat and stealing her car keys afterwards, Worcester police said in a statement.

    Daily Misfortune Monday, August 8, 2016 ---

    Daily Misfortune Sunday, August 7, 2016 ---
    1. 2016 Charleroi attack ISIL claims responsibility for the machete attack in Belgium(Reuters)Disasters and accidents
    2. 2016 Macedonian floods Floods in Macedonia's capital, Skopje, kill at least 21 people with six others missing and dozens injured following torrential rain and strong winds late Saturday. (BBC) (AP)
    3. 2016 Atlantic hurricane season The death toll from mudslides in Eastern Mexico triggered by Hurricane Earl rises to 38, with 28 people killed in Puebla, and 10 others in Veracruz(Reuters)
    4. Oscar Pistorius is admitted to a Pretoria hospital after sustaining (suicide?) injuries to his wrists. Blades are subsequently found in a search of his cell. (News24)
    5. Iran confirms it has executed nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri by hanging for treason. Iranian judiciary spokesman Gholam-Hossein Mohseni-Eje'i says Amiri was charged with spying for enemies of the Islamic Republic of Iran and that U.S. officials had been unaware that Iran was monitoring Amiri's efforts for the West. His body was returned to his family with rope marks around his neck. (USA Today)
    6. sunday Head-on crash on Highway 101 claims life of Waldport man kgw.com WALDPORT MAN KILLED IN HEAD-ON CRASH - FLORENCE, Ore.-- A Waldport man was killed Sunday morning after a head-on crash on Highway ... 92-year-old Waldport man killed in head-on crash north of Florence -OregonLive.com Waldport man, 92, dies in Highway 101 head-on crash - The Register-Guard
    7. Police: 1 teen killed, 2 critically injured during shooting with drug dealer they met on Snapchat
      mySanAntonio.comSAN ANTONIO - One teenager is dead and two others are in critical condition at University Hospital after a West Side shooting Sunday involving an alleged drug dealer the teens met on social media, according to police. The shooting occurred sometime ...
    8. Aug 7, 2016  Murder of Vanessa Marcotte NYC Google employee killed jogging in Mass., body was burned New York Daily News A Google employee from New York City was killed while jogging in Massachusetts over the weekend, and police on Monday opened a homicide investigation. Vanessa Marcotte, 27, was last seen Sunday afternoon while visiting family in Princeton, Mass., police said. Around 1 p.m., she went for a jog — and vanished.  VanessaMarcotte: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know | Heavy.com  Aug 8, 2016 - Vanessa Marcotte, a 27-year-old Google employee from New York, was killed ... who went missing after leaving her mother's house in Massachusetts ... He said Massachusetts State Police detectives and Princeton Police are ... Loved ones gather to remember Vanessa Marcotte | Local News ... WCVB‑TVAug 15, 2016 - Residents ask why community alert about missing jogger was delayed. UPDATED 12:00 ... Murder mystery: Jogger found dead in Mass. 1 of 12. Vanessa Marcotte, 27, went out for an afternoon jog in Princeton. She was found ... Jogger Vanessa Marcotte struggled with attacker before killing, DA ... WCVB‑TVAug 11, 2016 - Vanessa Marcotte found dead Sunday evening ... PRINCETON, Mass. ... She did not return to her mother's home and was reported missing.  Search for killer of Vanessa Marcotte in Princeton continues - The ... The Boston GlobeAug 9, 2016 - Marcotte had been visiting her mother in Princeton for a few days when ... to return home, authorities launched a missing person's search around 4 p.m. ... Bill Weld, the formerMassachusetts governor and running mate for ... Big clue found in the murder of New York Google manager? - AOL News AOLAug 12, 2016 - PRINCETON, MA - AUGUST 8: A photo of victim Vanessa Marcotte was ... several hours after her family reported that she had gone missing.
    9. 8 killed, 39 wounded in Chicago weekend shootings WLS-TV The rear driver's side window of the SUV was shattered in the shooting and multiple bullet holes lined the driver's side of the vehicle, an officer at the scene said.
    10. sunday 200 people were celebrating with him during a block party near South Throop and West Hastings streets. After the shooting, bullet casings were strewn around the ground with abandoned  drink cups. Man killed during his birthday block party in University Village WLS-TV -Everick Coleman was killed at a party celebrating his 43rd birthday in the city's University Village neighborhood. (WLS).
    11. Police ID two men killed in St. Louis triple shooting STLtoday.com
      Two men were killed and a third was critically injured in a triple shooting Sunday night in south St. Louis, police say.


    Daily Misfortune Saturday, August 6, 2016 ---
    1. Syrian civil war The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights claims that 10 people have been killed in an air strike on a hospital in the town of Milis in Syria's Idlib province(AFP via Yahoo! News)
    2. 2016 Charleroi, Belgium ISIS terrorist machete attack on police women A man attacks two policewomen with a machete in CharleroiBelgium, whilst reportedly shouting Allahu Akbar. The attacker was shot dead by another police officer. The policewomen are being treated in hospital for non-life-threatening wounds. The attack is being investigated as a possible act of terrorism. (Telegraph)(Bloomberg)
    3. Moro conflict Three people, including a pregnant woman, are kidnapped in Patikul, Sulu, in the Philippines Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. No group has claimed responsibility, though Abu Sayyaf is suspected. (UPI) (GMA News)
    4. 2016 Rouen fireA fire kills at least 13 people in a bar in the French city of Rouen(CNN)
    5. Territorial disputes in the South China Sea China's People's Liberation Army Air Force says it has conducted "combat patrols" near the disputed Spratly Islands andScarborough Shoal in the South China Sea as part of an effort to normalize such drills and respond to security threats. Xian H-6 strategic bombers and Su-30 fighter jets took part in the patrols, according to Xinhua News Agency(Reuters)
    Park worker charged with stabbing to death a caterer in Virginia over wedding chairs Daily Mail Killed over chairs: Kempton Bonds, 19 (left), a seasonal parks worker from Virginia, has been charged in the stabbing death of caterer Tyonne Johns (right), 35, during a dispute over chairs. The stabbing took place during a wedding reception in Ellanor C. C. Lawrence Park in Chantilly, Virginia, Saturday  Bonds and Johns got into an argument over ownership of folding chairs used at a wedding reception  Johns' friends claim Bonds harbored resentment for the chef because she was lesbian; police have not classified stabbing as a hate crime

    Man killed while playing 'Pokemon Go' at San Francisco parkUSA TODAY - ‎10 hours ago‎
    A 20-year-old man was shot and killed while playing "Pokemon Go" at a San Francisco park Saturday night, according to authorities.

    Daily Misfortune Friday August 5, 2016 --- ===
    1. Westfield stabbing: Shopper 'attacked by knife-wielding man' in London's biggest shopping centre 
    2. Selfridges bomb alert: Police cordon off area around London's main shopping area
    3. 13 killed 18 injured Attackers kill 13 at busy market in India's Assam   2016 Assam attacks
    4. Gunmen open fire in a market in Assam, India, killing 13 people and injuring 18. (India Today)
    5. Iraq  that ISIL appears to have captured up to 3,000 fleeing Iraqi villagers from Hawija District headed to Kirkuk city. Militants reportedly executed 12 people. 
    6. War in Afghanistan At least 10 people are killed by a pair of explosions in the Tsamkani District in the eastern Afghan province of Paktia. Spokesman Naqib Ahmad Atal says the Taliban are to blame. (AP)
    7. A Pakistani Mi-17 transport helicopter belonging to the Punjab government on route to Russia for repair, crashed on Thursday night in Logar Province, Afghanistan. The six people on board have been taken hostage by the Taliban. (The Express Tribune) (Pakistan Today) 
    8. Ventimiglian police commander Giorgio Marenco says the more than 100 migrants who crashed the Italian border town's police barriers and entered France remain, under French police surveillance, outside theFrench Riviera town of Menton(Reuters)
    9. British activists with the Black Lives Matter movement from America block the road to Heathrow Airport and to streets in ManchesterBirmingham, andNottingham, marking the fifth anniversary of the deadly police shooting of Mark Duggan in north London. Ten protestors are arrested. (NBC News)(Reuters)
    Daily Misfortune Wednesday, August 3, 2016 ---
    1. The search continues for survivors of a bridge collapse on the Mumbai-Goa highway over the flooded Savitri River in western India. Twenty two people and two buses are believed to be missing. (AP via The Washington Post)(Times of India)
    2. Emirates Flight 521 An Emirates Boeing 777-300flight EK521 from Thiruvananthapuram in India, crash lands at Dubai International Airport and bursts into flames. All 282 passengers and 18 crew evacuate safely, although 1 firefighter is killed during the rescue. (BBC) (CNN) (Al Jazeera)
    3. North Korea and weapons of mass destruction North Korea launches two ballistic missiles, one of which explodes immediately after its launch while the main part of the other lands in Japan's economic exclusion zone.(Reuters)
    4. 2016 Russell Square knife attack At least one American is dead and several injured as a result of a knife attack in London's Russell Square by a person of Somali ancestry, some authorities announce there is no evidence pointing to terrorism as a motive. (BBC)
    Daily Misfortune Tuesday, August 2, 2016 ---
    1. Syrian Civil War A Syria Civil Defence volunteer search and rescue team says 33 people, mostly women and children, were affected by toxic gas dropped from a helicopter onSaraqeb in rebel-held Idlib Governorate(Reuters)
    2. Libyan Civil War A car bombing in the Al-Quwarsha area on the outskirts of Benghazi claims at least 23 lives. The Shura Council of Benghazi Revolutionaries says it is responsible. (AP via The New York Times) (The Irish Times)
    3. 5 killed dozens injured, driver lacked sleep, trying to pass August 2, 2016  At least five people are killed and dozens injured when a charter bus swerved into a highway sign support pole on California Highway 99 near the town of Livingston in Merced County. The bus was headed to Pasco, Washington(NBC News) (Los Angeles Times)  The injured driver had multiple past violations, including illegal/improper or unsafe change of lane, speeding and a serious traffic violation in California that resulted in his license being suspended, and caught driving on the suspended license, while the bus had been cited for at least seven violations. The driver's family said the driver got little sleep after losing his wife and had only three to four hours of sleep the night before the crash. One passenger says that the bus was trying to pass but was run off  the road when the car would not yield. 
    Daily Misfortune Monday, August 1, 2016 ---
    1. Ukrainian crisis Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) says it has thwarted two armed Ukrainian incursions into Crimea with at least two killed, including one FSB officer, following a "massive fire fight" with "sabotage-terrorist" groups. Ukraine denies the Russian claims. (Reuters) (The Guardian)
    2. A fire caused by an electrical fault at the Al-Yarmouk Teaching Hospital in Baghdad kills eleven babies. (Newsweek)
    3. 5 killed Russian humanitarian aid helicopter shot down in Syria
    4. 1 policeman killed in Kabul truck bomb foreign contractor hotel attack
    5. 1 injured 1 arrested Woman stabs man domestic violence on Bakersfield CA

    July 11, 2016

    Rampaging South Sudan Troops Raped Foreigners, Killed Local aug 15, 2016 ABC News The soldier pointed his AK-47 at the female aid worker and gave her a choice. "Either you have sex with me, or we make every man here rape you and ... On July 11, South Sudanese troops, fresh from winning a battle in the capital, Juba, over opposition forces, went on a nearly four-hour rampage through a residential compound popular with foreigners, in one of the worst targeted attacks on aid workers in South Sudan's three-year civil war. They shot dead a local journalist while forcing the foreigners to watch, raped several foreign women, singled out Americans, beat and robbed people and carried out mock executions, several witnesses told The Associated Press.Troops Killed South Sudan Reporter, Raped Women, Group Says - Bloomberg