- 02/24/2018 Jeffrey Yao Alleged Winchester Library Stabbing Two stabbed, one fatally at Winchester Massachusetts library. Deane Kenny Stryker was sitting at a table in a reading room at the WinchesterP ublic Library when mentally ill Jeffrey Yao allegedly started stabbing her from behind with a 10-inch hunting knife, killing her and then stabbed 77-year-old Lester Taber who yelled to stop. Yao's lawyer says his client is mentally ill and that the attack was random, pleaded not guilty to charges of murder and armed assault with intent to murder.
- February 2018 Mogadishu attack Two car bombings near the presidential palace in Mogadishu, Somalia, kill at least 38 people. Al-Shabaab claim responsibility for the attacks. (BBC)
- Yemeni Civil War (2015–present) Islamist car suicide bombers and gunmen tried to storm the headquarters of a counter-terrorism unit in the southern port city of Aden, killing at least 14 people and wounding 40 others. (Reuters)
- War in Afghanistan (2001–present) A series of militant attacks in Afghanistan kill more than 20 people. (Reuters)
- Terrorism in Myanmar Three bombs explode in Sittwe, the capital of Myanmar's Rakhine State, slightly injuring a police officer. Three other unexploded bombs are defused around the city. It is unclear who was behind the bombs, but most of them were placed next to government-related buildings. (BBC), (Voice of America News)
- Man arrested after stabbing argument at Seattle's Westlake Station The Seattle Times king5.com | Man stabbed in Seattle bus tunnel, suspect in custody A man was critically injured after he was stabbed in Seattle's bus tunnel Saturday afternoon. Police responded to reports of a disturbance at the bus tunnel at 3rd Avenue and Pike Street around 2:15 p.m.. When officers arrived, they found a man on the ground with a stab wound to the chest. two men were having an argument just before the stabbing.
02/21/2018 Investigators still putting together timeline of shooting that killed off-duty police officer
WTOP WASHINGTON — Police are still working to establish an exact timeline of the events that led to an off-duty police officer in Prince George's County being shot and killed on Wednesday. The suspect, 37-year-old Glenn Tyndell, was also shot and killed by police. “This is not CSI,” Prince George's County ... Man who killed police officer was ordered by courts to give up guns three times - Washington Post
02/22/2018 NHP: Four people transported after head-on crash outside Fernley KRNV My News 4
Four people have been taken to a hospital in Reno after a head-on crash Thursday night east of Fernley, according to Nevada Highway Patrol.
02/22/2018 Teen arrested in Mardi Gras double shooting on parade route: NOPD NOLA.com Kentrell Howard surrendered to police and was booked with two counts of principle to attempted murder in the shooting, which wounded two other teenage boys in the 700 block of Union Street. One of the teens was shot in the head, the other in the leg, police said. Howard surrendered with his attorney Kentrell Howard, 17, surrendered to police Thursday (Feb. 22, 2018) and was booked with two counts of principle to attempted murder in a Mardi Gras double shooting, which wounded two other teenage boys ...http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2018/02/teen_arrested_in_mardi_gras_do.html
02/23/2018 2 injured in shooting on Southeastern Louisiana University campus overnight WGNO It is not yet clear if the two people who were shot were students. Despite the overnight shooting, there is no "present threat to campus community," according to the Tweet. No classes are held on Fridays on Southeastern's Hammond campus, according to school officials, although students do live on ... Police arrest two in Southeastern shooting that hurt 2, stemmed from fight - The Advocate http://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/news/crime_police/article_d360708a-18a1-11e8-8c9b-1fb3e3a35615.html 3 a.m. Friday on North Campus near the University Center where athletic events are held.
02/23/2018 2 Killed in Head-On Commercial Crash in Jackson County
U.S. News & World ReportBLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. (AP) — The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says a head-on collision between two commercial vehicles has resulted in two fatalities.
02/23/2018 Head-on crash outside Highland kills woman, injures another STLtoday.com A gray 2011 GMC pickup heading east on the highway collided head-on with a black 1998 Dodge pickup heading west, police said. The woman driving the GMC was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Dodge was transported to a hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening. The
02/23/2018 Argument at Chulas sports bar leads to deadly shooting onEast Freeway KTRK-TVOne man is dead and another is injured after a deadly shooting in east Houston Friday morning. Jeff Ehling is live at the gas station where the shooting ended with updates on the investigation. Houston police told ABC13 it started with four men who had an argument at the Chulas Sports Cantina off the