Friday, February 24, 2017

Daily Misfortune Friday, February 24, 2017

Daily Misfortune Friday, February 24, 2017 --- ===
Monthly Misfortune February 2017 ---

List of incidents of terror which could be accidents, crimes, or terrorist attacks.


  1. 2/24/2017 crime: shooting killed: 1 Man killed in Lancaster doughnut shop shooting Los Angeles Times An employee fatally shot a man early Friday morning around 2:50 a.m. at Sugary Donuts in Lancaster, authorities said. Two people were being ..
  2. Syrian Civil War, Battle of al-Bab  The Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army captures Al-Bab from ISIL after months of fighting. (The Washington Post)
  3. A car bomb explodes in the Syrian village of Sousian, north of al-Bab, killing at least 60 people. (Time), (BBC), (AP)
  4. Foreign involvement in the Syrian Civil War The Iraqi Air Force strikes ISIL targets inside Syria for the first time in response to recent bombings in Baghdad. (RT)
  5. Yemeni Civil War (2015–present) At least eight Yemeni soldiers are killed in a suicide bombing at a military camp in Zinjibar. (Al Jazeera)
  6. Terrorism in the United States Two Indian nationals are shot in the U.S. state of Kansas; one has died while the other is wounded. The attacker is a Caucasian navy veteran. (Reuters)
  7. Israel denies entry to Omar Shakir, a researcher for Human Rights Watch and an American citizen, because the organization engages in so-called Palestinian propaganda. HRW's Sari Bashi said, "This Israeli government has been narrowing the space for democratic activity," by closing the country off to critics. Later, the Israel government would grant Mr. Shakir a tourist visa while considering HRW's appeal on the work visa. (CNN) (The New York Times)
  8. 2017 Mexico–United States diplomatic crisis Mexico states that it will reject third-country deportees. (ABC News)
  9. Death of Kim Jong-nam Malaysian police claim that Kim Jong-nam, half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, was killed by VX nerve agent, a toxin used almost exclusively for chemical warfare. (The New York Times)

2/23/2017 crime: shootings injured: 8 Eight injured, one killed in several shootings in Baltimore Thursday Baltimore Sun Baltimore Police investigating the shooting of two men and one woman in broad daylight in front of a corner store at E. Patapsco and 5th street.

2/22/2017 crime: shootings of 13   killed: 7 Pregnant woman among 7 killed in Chicago's deadliest day this year Chicago Tribune Valerie Weaver, mother of Wilteeah Jones, gathers with family and friends Feb. 23, 2017, outside their home in Auburn Gresham as they remember ...Bingham, identified by police as a documented gang member, and Jones were among seven victims of homicide in Chicago on Wednesday alone, making it the deadliest day in Chicago so far this year and putting the start of 2017 on par with last year, when the city recorded the most killings in two decades. Baby killed, pregnant woman, 20-year-old man fatally shot ID'd WLS-TV At least 13 people were shot on the South and West sides of Chicago on Wednesday, killing seven. The baby carried by the pregnant woman who was ...

2/22/2017 crime: shooting racist suspected killed: 1 injured: 2 Olathe Kansas shooting: FBI investigating after Indian man killed  CNN (CNN) The FBI has joined an investigation to determine whether a shooting that killed one man and injured two others at a crowded bar in Kansas is a ...dam W. Purinton, 51, allegedly opened fire Wednesday night at the bar in Olathe, killing Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32, police said in a statement.  The victim's friend, Alok Madasani, 32, and bar patron Ian Grillot, 24, suffered injuries, authorities said. Madasani and Kuchibhotla are engineers at Garmin, and are originally from India, according to The Kansas City Star. Purinton has been charged with one count of premeditated first-degree murder and two counts of attempted premeditated first-degree murder. His bond has been set at $2 million. It's unclear whether he's retained a lawyer or entered a plea. Olathe shooting: Murder charge after Indian man killed in bar - BBC News Garmin engineer shot and killed in Kansas by man who allegedly yelled 'get out of my country' - The Verge 'His personality was exceptional': Former manager remembers man killed in Olathe shooting

2/19/2017 crime: botched robbery, murder killed: 1 injured 1 British woman killed in South Africa after robbers torture her with blow torch and leave her husband ... South Africa Sue Howarth in a coma in hospital before her death, with her close friend Claire Taylor by her bedside. Claire said: 'She would have wanted the world . Sue Howarth, 64, and her husband Robert Lynn, 66, were asleep when they were attacked in their farmhouse near the trout fishing village of Dullstroom around 3am on Sunday morning, said Johan Pieterse, the manager of the security company that found the couple. “The attackers broke into the house through a window and demanded cash,” he told The Telegraph “There was no money in the house so they used a blow torch on them.” (looks more like a terrorist attack staged to look like a robbery)


3 people critically injured in Oklahoma gas well explosion
Fox News
WAGONER, Okla. – Authorities say four people were injured when a private natural gas well exploded in eastern Oklahoma. Wagoner County ...

Austin police ID woman killed in South Austin police shooting
The woman killed in the incident has been identified as Morgan Rankins, 30. ... Austin interim Police Chief Brian Manley said no officers were injured.

2 DC police officers shot; suspect killed
WASHINGTON — Two District of Columbia police officers were wounded and a suspect was killed in a shooting in Northeast D.C. on Thursday night, ...
2 Officers Wounded, 1 Suspect Killed in NE DC Shooting - NBC4 Washington

Chicago homicide victim identified as second transgender woman killed in 6 months
Chicago Tribune
Tiara Richmond, 24, who was fatally shot Tuesday, February 21, 2017, was the second transgender woman killed in Chicago in 6 months.

4 soldiers killed after terrorists attack army convoy in J-K's Shopian
Two officers -- Lt Colonel Mukesh Jha and Major Amardeep Singh -- are among the five injured army personnel. | 3 soldiers, civilian killed as terrorist ...

Man drives off same mountain where his girlfriend killed herself
New York Post
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — A man attempted suicide by driving off a winding Southern California mountain road hours after his girlfriend killed ...

Man shot, killed on Rocky Creek Road
A man was shot and killed in Macon on Thursday.Bibb County Sheriff David Davis said the man was shot during what he believes to have been

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