Monday, March 13, 2017

Daily Misfortune Tuesday March 7, 2017

Daily Misfortune Tuesday March 7, 2017 --- ===
Monthly Misfortune March 2017 ---

Headlines:
Crash:
  1. CSX Transportation freight train collides with a charter bus which was got stuck on a crossing in Biloxi, Mississippi for unknown reasons, killing at least four people and leaving dozens injured. (Fox News)  Driver of Texas bus hit by train ignored directions that avoided humped crossing that hangs up long trucks
Head-on Crash:
3 crash killing 1
1 update 
  1. crash: head-on man crosses center to hit bus unknown reason Car crosses over to hit Canterbury school bus crash sent 34 students, drivers to hospital 
  2. crash: head-on cause unknown injured: 2  Two injured after head-on collision Jonesboro, Arkansas
  3. 1 killed Aug. 4, 2014 March 7, 2017 update Man Cross Center Sentenced Community Service, Lose licence 3 yr After Winn Head-On Collision 
  4. 1 killed 4 vehicle pile up guilty vehicle homicide 2 years Mark Wendland Guilty Drunk Wrong Way Crash I-90 Fairmont Minnesota 
Crime:
  1. 3/7/2017  4 Injured in Shooting on Chicago's South Side 
  2. 3/7/2017 crime: poaching rhino in zoo killed: 1 Poachers just killed a beloved white rhino — inside a French zoo 
  3. 3/7/2017 crime: shooting injured: 2 Two wounded in West Palm shooting; nearby middle school dismissal delayed FL Palm Beach 
  4. Escondido Woman Killed In Gang Crossfire Driving Home From Bible Study NBC 7 San Diego tuesdaywoman was killed in the crossfire of gunshots while driving home from church in Escondido. Her husband was the Religious Activities Director, she worked as a dental hygienist.  Driver killed in crossfire of gang shootout on way home from Bible study - 10News Churchgoer killed New York Post
Terror:
  1. March 7, 2017 killed: 0 injured: 10 ISIS Bombing of Bhopal-Ujjain Train in India 
  2. 3/7/2017 terror: bomb threats affected: coordinated attack against 12 locations New Wave of Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers Hit New York, Florida, Chicago 
  3. Syrian Civil War The Syrian Army captures at least 23 villages in North East Aleppo Governorate from ISIL in a matter of hours after an ISIL withdrawal caused by the SAA capturing Al-Khafsah(Al Masdar News)
  4. Iraqi Civil War (2014–present) Battle of Mosul (2016–17) The Iraqi Army retakes Mosul Museum as well as the main government building in Mosul(Reuters)
  5. South Korea–United States relations
  6. The United States begins deploying the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system in South Korea(BBC)
  7. WikiLeaks releases thousands of documents that it claims provides details of surveillance software used by the United States Central Intelligence Agency(The New York Times)
  8. March 7, 2017 rediff An Indian citizen Balwinder Singh has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for conspiring to support terrorist attacks in India, including assassination of an Indian government official, as part of the Khalistan movement
  9. crime: anti-Indian hate crime pattern After Kansas Shooting, More Violent Attacks Targeting Indians Some Blame Trump
  10.  Black Lives Matter Protesters Assaulted Homeless Man During Rally, Police Say International Business Times  Police arrested 12 people at a Black Lives Matter protest in Stockton, California, Tuesday night, including three people who police said assaulted a homeless man.

Details:
Crash:
  1. CSX Transportation freight train collides with a charter bus which was got stuck on a crossing in Biloxi, Mississippi for unknown reasons, killing at least four people and leaving dozens injured. (Fox News)  Driver of Texas bus ignored directions that avoided humped crossing that hangs up long trucks, official says  March 09, 2017 at 11:41 PM  wasn't supposed to have taken the road where it got stuck at a Mississippi rail crossing earlier this week, a federal official said Thursday. the CSX freight train slammed into the bus at a humped rail crossing ...caused tractor-trailers to bottom out A soft drink delivery truck and a tractor-trailer also were hit by trains after getting lodged at the same crossing in January of this year and August 2014, respectively
  2. crash: head-on man crosses center to hit bus unknown reason Car crosses over to hit Canterbury school bus crash sent 34 students, drivers to hospital www.wfsb.com crash involving a school bus in Canterbury on Tuesday morning. ... Two drivers and 34 students were sent to the hospital after a crash involving a school bus in Canterbury on Tuesday morning. The crash, which involved a school bus and a 2014 Cadillac ATS ... bus driver 59-year-old Patrica A. Avery, of Moosup, suffered minor injuries, police said. Avery told police the Luxury crossed the centerline and hit the bus.
  3. 3/7/2016 crash: head-on cause unknown injured: 2  Two injured after head-on collision Jonesboro, Arkansas, KAIT A head-on collision closed down a highway in Greene County for a short ... Both drivers were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. head-on collision closed down a highway in Greene County for a short time on Tuesday
  4. Aug. 4, 2014 March 7, 2017 update Man Cross Center Sentenced Community Service, Lose licence 3 yr After Winn Head-On Collision WABI It's been over two years since Brad Curtis crossed the center line in Winn, killing 67-year-old David Smart. Curtis was charged with a motor vehicle ...Curtis was charged with a motor vehicle violation resulting in death. Assistant District Attorney, Mary Ann Lynch says, “This is a relatively new civil statute in the state of Maine as we don’t have a misdemeanor in this case we would use this if we didn’t find the conduct was either reckless or negligent for the statute.” Maine driver won't go to jail for 2014 crash that killed man - Portland ... www.pressherald.com WINN — A driver won't serve jail time for a head-on collision that killed a Maine ... WABI-TV reports that Brad Curtis was sentenced to 361 hours of community service and lost his license for three years August 2014 crash in Winn. Police say Curtis crossed the center line and hit a car in which Smart was a passenger. Man injured in Winn collision remains in serious condition at Bangor ... bangordailynews.com Aug 5, 2014 - David Smart, 64, of Mattawamkeag remained in serious condition at Eastern Maine Medical Center on ...Three people suffered serious injuries when the red Chevy Blazer crossed the centerlines of Route 2 in Winn while heading southbound and struck the northbound Toyota SUV on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, state police said.  Passenger Dies after Winn Accident Last Week | WABI TV5  67-year-old David Smart of Mattawamkeag died early Sunday. 
  5. March 7, 2017 Mark Wendland Guilty Drunk Wrong Way Crash Mark J. Wendland, 48, of Baltic South Dakota was drunk driving the wrong way west in eastbound lanes and caused a the four-vehicle pileup with two semi rigs running into the ditch to avoid a crash on Interstate 90 near Fairmont. crash killed a 21-year-old passenger Hannah Stoesz, in a vehicle heading in the other direction. In September he agreed enter a guilty plea to vehicular homicide and serve a little more than two years in prison. There was no evidence that the crash was deliberate (but it has not been suggested or excluded) 
Crime:


  1. 3/7/2017  4 Injured in Shooting on Chicago's South Side NBC Chicago Four people were shot and injured in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood Tuesday night, officials confirmed. The Chicago Fire Department tweeted ...
  2. 3/7/2017 crime: poaching rhino in zoo killed: 1 Poachers just killed a beloved white rhino — inside a French zoo Washington Post-For the past decade, poachers have killed rhinoceroses in the wild and in protected reserves around the world at alarming rates, threatening the survival of four of the world's five rhino species. o rhino death illustrates that threat more forcefully than the killing of Vince, a 4-year-old male white rhino who was slaughtered this week inside his enclosure at a zoo outside Paris. The rhino — discovered by his keeper at the Thoiry Zoological Park on Tuesday — now holds the ominous distinction of likely being the first rhino to be killed by poachers inside a zoo, experts said. Poachers Killed A Rhino At A Paris Zoo And Stole Its HornBuzzFeed News Rare white rhinoceros killed after poachers break into French zooThe Sydney Morning Herald
  3. 3/7/2017 crime: shooting injured: 2 BREAKING: Two wounded in West Palm shooting; nearby middle school dismissal delayed FL Palm Beach Post The shooting occurred just after 2 p.m. in the area of Grant Street and North Tamarind Avenue, east of Roosevelt Middle School.
  4. Escondido Woman Killed In Gang Crossfire Driving Home From Bible Study NBC 7 San Diego tuesdaywoman was killed in the crossfire of gunshots while driving home from church in Escondido. Her husband was the Religious Activities Director, she worked as a dental hygienist.  Driver killed in crossfire of gang shootout on way home from Bible study - 10News Churchgoer killed New York Post


Terror:
  1. March 7, 2017 killed: 0 injured: 10 ISIS Bombing of Bhopal-Ujjain Train in India Terrorists who were under watch by authorities committed the first ISIS inspired attack in India by blowing up low-intensity pipe bombs on the Bhopal-Ujjain train at Jabri station. Four men had made contact with pro-Islamic State Facebook accounts, and downloaded jihadist material. Hours before the blast, an arrest sweep was ordered after intelligence caught mobile phone chatter on the train explosion and the suspects. Police identified the three men held in Kanpur as Mohammad Faisal Khan, Mohammad Imran and Fakhr-ul-Alam while a fourth, Saifurullah, was holed-up inside a Lucknow house where ATS personnel were trying to flush him out, and he was killed by police. 
  2. 3/7/2017 terror: bomb threats affected: coordinated attack against 12 locations New Wave of Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers Hit New York, Florida, Chicago NBCNews.com Bomb threats were called in Tuesday at the offices of a prominent Jewish civil rights organization, while several other Jewish Community Centers and schools across the country were similarly targeted, police said. Bomb threat at Jewish grade school on North Side among at least 12 nationwideChicago Tribune White House condemns wave of bomb threats at ADL officesThe Hill Featured:Jewish Institutions Face Another Wave of Bomb ThreatsMother Jones Opinion:This is what a JCC bomb threat feels like: VoicesUSA TODAY In Depth:Two Jewish community centres in Ontario Canada evacuated after receiving robo-called bomb threatsNational Post 
  3. Syrian Civil War The Syrian Army captures at least 23 villages in North East Aleppo Governorate from ISIL in a matter of hours after an ISIL withdrawal caused by the SAA capturing Al-Khafsah(Al Masdar News)
  4. Iraqi Civil War (2014–present) Battle of Mosul (2016–17) The Iraqi Army retakes Mosul Museum as well as the main government building in Mosul(Reuters)
  5. South Korea–United States relations
  6. The United States begins deploying the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system in South Korea(BBC)
  7. WikiLeaks releases thousands of documents that it claims provides details of surveillance software used by the United States Central Intelligence Agency(The New York Times)
  8. March 7, 2017 rediff An Indian citizen has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for conspiring to support terrorist attacks in India, including assassination of an Indian government official, as part of the Khalistan movement to create an independent Sikh state. On Tuesday, US District Judge Larry Hicks sentenced 42- year-old Balwinder Singh in Reno to 180 months in prison.. Singh, a Reno resident, was a member of two terrorist groups...is a citizen of India and a permanent US resident. He had pleaded guilty in November last year.
  9. 3/7/2017 crime: anti-Indian hate crime pattern After Kansas Shooting, More Violent Attacks Targeting Indians Some Blame Trump Mother Jones The shooting, which is currently being investigated as a potential hate crime, came less than two weeks after a man was arrested after he allegedly shot and killed one Indian man, Srinivas Kuchibholta, and injured his colleague, Alok Madasani, inside a ... Thursday, Harnish Patel, an Indian man who had been living in the United States for more than 14 years, was shot and killed near his home in Lancaster, South Carolina. Police officials, however, said they have yet to find evidence the shooting may have been "racially motivated." The three separate attacks come amid heightened fear and anxiety among Indians living in the United States, with many pointing to the Trump administration's continued embrace of harsh anti-immigration policies as a primary factor Police Investigating after Indian Man Fatally Shot in South Carolina The Root Sushma Swaraj expresses grief at the killing of Harnish Patel in US Times of India Indian-orig
  10. 3/7/2017 crime: anti-Indian hate crime pattern After Kansas Shooting, More Violent Attacks Targeting Indians Some Blame Trump Mother Jones The shooting, which is currently being investigated as a potential hate crime, came less than two weeks after a man was arrested after he allegedly shot and killed one Indian man, Srinivas Kuchibholta, and injured his colleague, Alok Madasani, inside a ... Thursday, Harnish Patel, an Indian man who had been living in the United States for more than 14 years, was shot and killed near his home in Lancaster, South Carolina. Police officials, however, said they have yet to find evidence the shooting may have been "racially motivated." The three separate attacks come amid heightened fear and anxiety among Indians living in the United States, with many pointing to the Trump administration's continued embrace of harsh anti-immigration policies as a primary factor Police Investigating after Indian Man Fatally Shot in South Carolina The Root Sushma Swaraj expresses grief at the killing of Harnish Patel in US Times of India Indian-origin man Harnish Patel shot dead outside his house in the US Business Standard Indian-origin businessman Harnish Patel shot ... - The Indian Express Thursday night, Harnish Patel had closed his shop at 11.24 pm and barely ten minutes later he was shot dead outside his house in Lancaster, a media report said. ... With the nation still in shock from the killing of an Indian engineer in the US last week, another Indian-origin ... Harnish Patel & Deep Rai: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know | Heavy.coms, Harnish Patel, an Indian-American store owner was gunned down outside his home in Lancaster, South Carolina. ... However, that shooting came the night before Deep Rai, a Sikh man, was shot outside his home in Kent, Washington. Rai survived the attack, which ...Harnish Patel: Indian-origin businessman shot dead in the US - Times of India NEW YORK: A 43-year-old Indian-origin store owner in the US has been shot dead outside his home, just days after an Indian engineer was killed in Kansas+ in a hate crime shooting that had sent shockwaves across the country. Harnish Patel, 43, the owner of a convenience store in ...
  11. in man Harnish Patel shot dead outside his house in the US Business Standard Indian-origin businessman Harnish Patel shot ... - The Indian Express Thursday night, Harnish Patel had closed his shop at 11.24 pm and barely ten minutes later he was shot dead outside his house in Lancaster, a media report said. ... With the nation still in shock from the killing of an Indian engineer in the US last week, another Indian-origin ... Harnish Patel & Deep Rai: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know | Heavy.coms, Harnish Patel, an Indian-American store owner was gunned down outside his home in Lancaster, South Carolina. ... However, that shooting came the night before Deep Rai, a Sikh man, was shot outside his home in Kent, Washington. Rai survived the attack, which ...Harnish Patel: Indian-origin businessman shot dead in the US - Times of India NEW YORK: A 43-year-old Indian-origin store owner in the US has been shot dead outside his home, just days after an Indian engineer was killed in Kansas+ in a hate crime shooting that had sent shockwaves across the country. Harnish Patel, 43, the owner of a convenience store in ...



  1. Daily Misfortune Tuesday March 7, 2017
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    Monthly Misfortune March 2017 ---
    Date: March 7, 2017 Tuesday

    Headlines:
    Crash:
    1. CSX Transportation freight train collides with a charter bus which was got stuck on a crossing in Biloxi, Mississippi for unknown reasons, killing at least four people and leaving dozens injured. (Fox News)  Driver of Texas bus hit by train ignored directions that avoided humped crossing that hangs up long trucks
    2. crash: head-on man crosses center to hit bus unknown reason Car crosses over to hit Canterbury school bus crash sent 34 students, drivers to hospital 
    3. 3/7/2016 crash: head-on cause unknown injured: 2  Two injured after head-on collision Jonesboro, Arkansas
    4. Aug. 4, 2014 March 7, 2017 update Man Cross Center Sentenced Community Service, Lose licence 3 yr After Winn Head-On Collision 
    Crime:
    1. 3/7/2017  4 Injured in Shooting on Chicago's South Side 
    2. 3/7/2017 crime: poaching rhino in zoo killed: 1 Poachers just killed a beloved white rhino — inside a French zoo 
    3. 3/7/2017 crime: shooting injured: 2 Two wounded in West Palm shooting; nearby middle school dismissal delayed FL Palm Beach 
    Terror:
    1. March 7, 2017 killed: 0 injured: 10 ISIS Bombing of Bhopal-Ujjain Train in India 
    2. 3/7/2017 terror: bomb threats affected: coordinated attack against 12 locations New Wave of Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers Hit New York, Florida, Chicago 
    3. Syrian Civil War The Syrian Army captures at least 23 villages in North East Aleppo Governorate from ISIL in a matter of hours after an ISIL withdrawal caused by the SAA capturing Al-Khafsah(Al Masdar News)
    4. Iraqi Civil War (2014–present) Battle of Mosul (2016–17) The Iraqi Army retakes Mosul Museum as well as the main government building in Mosul(Reuters)
    5. South Korea–United States relations
    6. The United States begins deploying the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system in South Korea(BBC)
    7. WikiLeaks releases thousands of documents that it claims provides details of surveillance software used by the United States Central Intelligence Agency(The New York Times)
    8. March 7, 2017 rediff An Indian citizen Balwinder Singh has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for conspiring to support terrorist attacks in India, including assassination of an Indian government official, as part of the Khalistan movement
    9. 3/7/2017 crime: anti-Indian hate crime pattern After Kansas Shooting, More Violent Attacks Targeting Indians Some Blame Trump

    Details:
    Crash:
    1. CSX Transportation freight train collides with a charter bus which was got stuck on a crossing in Biloxi, Mississippi for unknown reasons, killing at least four people and leaving dozens injured. (Fox News)  Driver of Texas bus ignored directions that avoided humped crossing that hangs up long trucks, official says  March 09, 2017 at 11:41 PM  wasn't supposed to have taken the road where it got stuck at a Mississippi rail crossing earlier this week, a federal official said Thursday. the CSX freight train slammed into the bus at a humped rail crossing ...caused tractor-trailers to bottom out A soft drink delivery truck and a tractor-trailer also were hit by trains after getting lodged at the same crossing in January of this year and August 2014, respectively
    2. crash: head-on man crosses center to hit bus unknown reason Car crosses over to hit Canterbury school bus crash sent 34 students, drivers to hospital www.wfsb.com crash involving a school bus in Canterbury on Tuesday morning. ... Two drivers and 34 students were sent to the hospital after a crash involving a school bus in Canterbury on Tuesday morning. The crash, which involved a school bus and a 2014 Cadillac ATS ... bus driver 59-year-old Patrica A. Avery, of Moosup, suffered minor injuries, police said. Avery told police the Luxury crossed the centerline and hit the bus.
    3. 3/7/2016 crash: head-on cause unknown injured: 2  Two injured after head-on collision Jonesboro, Arkansas, KAIT A head-on collision closed down a highway in Greene County for a short ... Both drivers were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. head-on collision closed down a highway in Greene County for a short time on Tuesday
    4. Aug. 4, 2014 March 7, 2017 update Man Cross Center Sentenced Community Service, Lose licence 3 yr After Winn Head-On Collision WABI It's been over two years since Brad Curtis crossed the center line in Winn, killing 67-year-old David Smart. Curtis was charged with a motor vehicle ...Curtis was charged with a motor vehicle violation resulting in death. Assistant District Attorney, Mary Ann Lynch says, “This is a relatively new civil statute in the state of Maine as we don’t have a misdemeanor in this case we would use this if we didn’t find the conduct was either reckless or negligent for the statute.” Maine driver won't go to jail for 2014 crash that killed man - Portland ... www.pressherald.com WINN — A driver won't serve jail time for a head-on collision that killed a Maine ... WABI-TV reports that Brad Curtis was sentenced to 361 hours of community service and lost his license for three years August 2014 crash in Winn. Police say Curtis crossed the center line and hit a car in which Smart was a passenger. Man injured in Winn collision remains in serious condition at Bangor ... bangordailynews.com Aug 5, 2014 - David Smart, 64, of Mattawamkeag remained in serious condition at Eastern Maine Medical Center on ...Three people suffered serious injuries when the red Chevy Blazer crossed the centerlines of Route 2 in Winn while heading southbound and struck the northbound Toyota SUV on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, state police said.  Passenger Dies after Winn Accident Last Week | WABI TV5  67-year-old David Smart of Mattawamkeag died early Sunday. 
    Crime:


    1. 3/7/2017  4 Injured in Shooting on Chicago's South Side NBC Chicago Four people were shot and injured in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood Tuesday night, officials confirmed. The Chicago Fire Department tweeted ...
    2. 3/7/2017 crime: poaching rhino in zoo killed: 1 Poachers just killed a beloved white rhino — inside a French zoo Washington Post-For the past decade, poachers have killed rhinoceroses in the wild and in protected reserves around the world at alarming rates, threatening the survival of four of the world's five rhino species. o rhino death illustrates that threat more forcefully than the killing of Vince, a 4-year-old male white rhino who was slaughtered this week inside his enclosure at a zoo outside Paris. The rhino — discovered by his keeper at the Thoiry Zoological Park on Tuesday — now holds the ominous distinction of likely being the first rhino to be killed by poachers inside a zoo, experts said. Poachers Killed A Rhino At A Paris Zoo And Stole Its HornBuzzFeed News Rare white rhinoceros killed after poachers break into French zooThe Sydney Morning Herald
    3. 3/7/2017 crime: shooting injured: 2 BREAKING: Two wounded in West Palm shooting; nearby middle school dismissal delayed FL Palm Beach Post The shooting occurred just after 2 p.m. in the area of Grant Street and North Tamarind Avenue, east of Roosevelt Middle School.


    Terror:
    1. March 7, 2017 killed: 0 injured: 10 ISIS Bombing of Bhopal-Ujjain Train in India Terrorists who were under watch by authorities committed the first ISIS inspired attack in India by blowing up low-intensity pipe bombs on the Bhopal-Ujjain train at Jabri station. Four men had made contact with pro-Islamic State Facebook accounts, and downloaded jihadist material. Hours before the blast, an arrest sweep was ordered after intelligence caught mobile phone chatter on the train explosion and the suspects. Police identified the three men held in Kanpur as Mohammad Faisal Khan, Mohammad Imran and Fakhr-ul-Alam while a fourth, Saifurullah, was holed-up inside a Lucknow house where ATS personnel were trying to flush him out, and he was killed by police. 
    2. 3/7/2017 terror: bomb threats affected: coordinated attack against 12 locations New Wave of Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers Hit New York, Florida, Chicago NBCNews.com Bomb threats were called in Tuesday at the offices of a prominent Jewish civil rights organization, while several other Jewish Community Centers and schools across the country were similarly targeted, police said. Bomb threat at Jewish grade school on North Side among at least 12 nationwideChicago Tribune White House condemns wave of bomb threats at ADL officesThe Hill Featured:Jewish Institutions Face Another Wave of Bomb ThreatsMother Jones Opinion:This is what a JCC bomb threat feels like: VoicesUSA TODAY In Depth:Two Jewish community centres in Ontario Canada evacuated after receiving robo-called bomb threatsNational Post 
    3. Syrian Civil War The Syrian Army captures at least 23 villages in North East Aleppo Governorate from ISIL in a matter of hours after an ISIL withdrawal caused by the SAA capturing Al-Khafsah(Al Masdar News)
    4. Iraqi Civil War (2014–present) Battle of Mosul (2016–17) The Iraqi Army retakes Mosul Museum as well as the main government building in Mosul(Reuters)
    5. South Korea–United States relations
    6. The United States begins deploying the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system in South Korea(BBC)
    7. WikiLeaks releases thousands of documents that it claims provides details of surveillance software used by the United States Central Intelligence Agency(The New York Times)
    8. March 7, 2017 rediff An Indian citizen has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for conspiring to support terrorist attacks in India, including assassination of an Indian government official, as part of the Khalistan movement to create an independent Sikh state. On Tuesday, US District Judge Larry Hicks sentenced 42- year-old Balwinder Singh in Reno to 180 months in prison.. Singh, a Reno resident, was a member of two terrorist groups...is a citizen of India and a permanent US resident. He had pleaded guilty in November last year.