Saturday, January 27, 2018

Daily Misfortune Saturday, January 27, 2018

Daily Misfortune Saturday, January 27, 2018 --- ===
Monthly Misfortune January 2018 ---

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

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    Kentucky lawmakers push to allow armed staff in schools following campus shooting  Los Angeles  Times  So shortly after the shooting, Republican state Sen. Stephen West introduced Senate Bill 103, which would allow schools to appoint "an employee in good standing of a local public school district or private or parochial school" with a concealed-carry license to become an armed "marshal" at the school. Reporter at Kentucky shooting learned that suspect was her son - Fox News http://www.foxnews.com/us/2018/01/27/reporter-at-kentucky-shooting-learned-that-suspect-was-her-son.html Reporter covering school shooting learns suspect is her son
    By Laura Italiano January 27, 2018 New York Post  https://nypost.com/2018/01/27/reporter-covering-school-shooting-learns-suspect-is-her-son/  her own son. Mary Garrison Minyard, editor of the Marshall County Daily Online, learned the terrible news Only after she arrived did she learn the identity of the handgun-wielding suspect, according to the Louisville-based Courier Journal.  Minyard’s son, Gabe Parker, a sophomore at the school, was taken into custody at the scene.
    Kentucky school shooting suspect did not target victims: local prosecutor - Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-kentucky-shooting/kentucky-school-shooting-suspect-did-not-target-victims-local-prosecutor-idUSKBN1FF2WM  appeared not to have targeted his victims and shot at random, a local prosecutor said on Friday.


    Nearly 100 killed in ambulance blast in Afghan capital Kabul
    Reuters
    Hours after the blast, a health ministry spokesman said the casualty toll had risen to at least 95 killed and 158 wounded. The latest attack will add pressure on President Ashraf Ghani and his U.S. allies, who have expressed growing confidence that a new more aggressive military strategy has succeeded ...
    95 Killed, More Than 150 Wounded In Taliban Car Bombing In Kabul - NPR
    Kabul attack: Dozens killed, more than 150 wounded in suicide bombing, ministry says - CBS News
    Nearly 100 Killed In Afghanistan Ambulance Blast - NPR


    Fictitious shooting in video game sparked real-life shooting in Kansas swatting case, records show
    Los Angeles Times
    ... and killed his father and was holding his mother and a sibling hostage at a home in the city. When police arrived, they shot and killed 28-year-old Andrew Finch after he exited the residence and reached toward his waistband. He was unarmed, and police quickly discovered no one had been injured or ...

    Amsterdam shooting – 'masked gunmen carrying AK-47s shoot and kill teenage boy and wound ...
    The Sun https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/5434939/amsterdam-shooting-netherlands-latest/  wound several others in community centre rampage’  The teen victim was hunted down by the men carrying machine guns at a youth centre in the Grote Wittenburgstraat neighbourhood of the city killed at a community centre by gunmen wearing balaclavas,..  carrying AK-47 machine guns and "came looking" for the young victim who is of Moroccan origin....  had been taking part in a kickboxing class at the community centre, reports Het Parool. MASKED gunmen carrying machine guns have shot and killed a teenage boy in a horrifying attack in Amsterdam, according to local media. Dutch police have confirmed that there have been "multiple victims" in the deadly shooting in the busy Grote Wittenburgstraat neighbourhood in the city centre. have ruled out terrorism as a motive for the attack.
    People shot on street in inner-city Amsterdam - NEWS.com.au
    One dead, two wounded in Amsterdam shooting: Police - Channel NewsAsia
    Amsterdam GUN ATTACK: One dead and two hurt as in Netherlands shooting – gunmen on loose - Express.co.uk




    Jury convicts man in shooting death of ex-NFL player Joe McKnight
    CNN
    ... their vehicles until McKnight exited his vehicle. The former athlete, who was at a passenger's window of Gasser's car, was shot in the right shoulder, the right chest and the hand. Gasser gave police a .40-caliber pistol and admitted shooting McKnight, Normand said in the first days of the investigation.
    Ronald Gasser found guilty of manslaughter for fatally shooting Joe McKnight - The Advocate
    Ronald Gasser found guilty of manslaughter in Joe McKnight shooting death - NOLA.com


    Prosecutor: Teen charged in connection with WSSU student's shooting death held WFU crowd at bay
    Winston-Salem Journal
    The 16-year-old charged in connection with the shooting death last weekend of a Winston-Salem State University student used a gun to hold bystanders at bay while ... The charges against Smith were filed in connection with his role in the shooting of Baker, who had transferred to WSSU to play


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    Two More Gamers May Be Charged in Fatal Kansas 'SWAT' Shooting
    Slashdot Games
    A newly-released affidavit reveals that money was at stake in a game of Call Of Duty: World War II which led to the fatal real-life police shooting of Andrew Finch. The Wichita Eagle ... The teammate who was killed in the game became "extremely upset" and began talking trash to Gaskill, the affidavit says.



    At least three dead after head-on bus crash in Samoa  A bus has been left in two pieces and at least three people have died after a horrendous head-on crash in Samoa. The busload was making the one-hour journey to Manono from Apia, on the island of Upolu, when it struck a vehicle coming the opposite way. Christmas bus crash tragedy: Rescuers


    NEW: Belle Glade driver charged in head-on crash that killed teen
    Palm Beach Post
    A Belle Glade man was arrested on Friday in the death of an 18-year-old motorcyclist who died in a head-oncollision. Eduardo Flores Zamora, 33, faces a charge of vehicle manslaughter while driving under the influence. He is being held at the Palm Beach County Jail on no bond, according to the



    Homicide victim chased attacker after stabbing on 118th Avenue, police say
    CBC.ca
    A 28-year-old man who died after being stabbed during a robbery late Wednesday gave chase to the fleeing attacker, say Edmonton police. An autopsy confirmed the cause of death was a stab wound to the chest and the manner was homicide. Homicide detectives are seeking a specific witness, police ..


    Pontoon Beach officer recovering from head-on crash
    Belleville News-Democrat
    The Pontoon Beach police officer injured in a head-on crash Thursday is recovering but will need several surgeries. Pontoon Beach Mayor Mike Pagano said Officer Lee Brousseau was in surgery most of the day Thursday to fix broken bones in his legs after a head-on crash on Illinois 111 that



    Two killed in head-on crash in Wolfe Co.
    WKYT
    (WKYT) - Officials with Kentucky State Police say a head-on crash in Wolfe County killed two early Saturdaymorning. Troopers say the crash happened on the Mountain Parkway around mile marker 52, that's near the Hazel Green exit. They say a car driven by Stephen Conley, 42, of Oil Springs, veered


    Back, neck injuries for NOPD officer whose cruiser was hit head-on by hit-and-run motorist
    The Advocate
    A motorist hit a New Orleans police officer driving his patrol vehicle in Uptown before fleeing on Thursdaynight, according to authorities. The officer, who was not identified, received treatment for back and neck injuries. Story Continued Below. Police said the officer was traveling westbound




    Wyoming woman dead after head on collision
    Kotatv
    WRIGHT, Wyo. (KOTA TV) - A Wright woman is dead following a crash on a Wyoming Highway. Thursday, Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers responded to a two-vehicle collision at mile marker 83 on Wyoming Highway 59. Officials say 31-year-old Kaycee Smelser of Gillette was driving south in a 2014 ...


    Five adults, 1 child found stabbed to death in Chicago home - Chicago ...
    www.chicagotribune.com/.../ct-multiple-people-dead-southwest-side-20160204-story....
    Feb 4, 2016 - A relative, Diego Uribe, and his girlfriend, Jafeth Ramos, were charged in the killings May 19, 2016. ... Hours after six bodies were discovered Thursday in a Gage Park bungalow, Noemi Martinezwaited by the phone nearly 1,000 miles away in Texas, still not sure whether the victims were family members ...

    Grisly discovery in tidy brick home on quiet Gage Park street - Chicago ...
    www.chicagotribune.com/.../ct-six-bodies-found-gage-park-met-0205-20160204-stor...
    Feb 4, 2016 - "These were great people, and we don't know who would want to harm them," Noemi Martinez, a relative who lives in Texas, said by phone. "Our entire family is in shock and we can't believe this happened." The shocking killings come days after Chicago posted its most violent January in at least 16 years ...


    Car hits pole, power restored for 1600 customers
    WANE
    Police said someone went off the road around 6:30 Saturday morning and crashed a vehicle into a pole. The crash happened on Covington Road between Hadley and Getz roads. Nobody was hurt in the crash and it's not clear what caused it. More than 1,600 customers were initially without power while ...

    BMW Struck Power Pole; Power Out Near Fernbridge
    Redheaded Blackbelt
    Power Lines Down About 1400 residents in the Ferndale area are without electricity tonight after a BMW struck a power pole on Substation Road about 9 p.m. Traffic is being diverted around the area, according to the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page. Multiple agencies are on scene including Cal ...

    HPD: Pickup truck slams into power pole in NW Houston
    CW39
    HOUSTON – A pickup truck slammed into a power pole after losing control on the road near Katy Freeway Saturday morning, according to the Houston Police Department. The accident happened around 12:05 a.m. on Washington Avenue when a pickup truck slammed into a wood power pole.
    Driver loses control of vehicle on wet roads, hits utility pole, police say - KPRC Click2Houston


    Minister, parents, co-worker testify about confession to McLain's slaying
    Bangor Daily News
    The Rev. Vinal Thomas of Cocoa Creek, Florida; Wayne and Anita Powers, both of East Millinocket; and John DeRoche of Bangor said that Fournier, 57, of East Millinocket offered no motive. Thomas and DeRoche said that Fournier told them he hit McLain in the head with an insulator from a power pole.


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