Monday, October 27, 2014

Daily Misfortune Wednesday April 30, 2014

Daily Misfortune Wednesday April 30, 2014 ---
Timeline April 2014 ---

*Reference: wikip

  1. Al-Qaeda insurgency in Yemen: At least 30 people have been killed in clashes between Al-Qaeda and the Yemen Army(Daily Star)
  2. Syrian Civil War The Local Coordination Committees of Syria announces that 25 children were killed on Wednesday when Syrian army forces dropped barrel bombs on an elementary school. (BBC)
  3. Apr 30, 2014 Urumqi Train Station Attack 82 casualties, 3 killed including 2 suicide bombers, 79 wounded, 4 seriously:
  4. A ground stop is issued by the Federal Aviation Administration for multiple airports in Southern California due to a computer issue. (NBC Los Angeles)
  5. A gas explosion in a prison in the US town of Pensacola, Florida reportedly kills at least two people, injures 100 and forces an evacuation. (BBC)
  6. Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams is arrested by police for the murder of Jean McConville, a 37-year-old widowed mother of ten, who was abducted from her home in 1972. (BBC)
  7. The Sultan of Brunei has announced a controversial new penal code that will eventually include stoning, amputation and flogging as punishments, as 'Phase one' of Islamic law(Al Jazeera)
  8. A shooting occurs at a sawmill in Nanaimo, British ColumbiaCanada, killing two people and injuring two others. A former employee is arrested. (CBC.ca)
  9. ++April 30, 2014 2 Alaska State Troopers Killed In Confrontation Over Sofa Sale

Armed conflicts and attacks
Business and economy
Disasters
  • A gas explosion in a prison in the US town of Pensacola, Florida reportedly kills at least two people, injures 100 and forces an evacuation. (BBC)
  • State Attorney: Charges Possible in Jail Explosion

    ABC News - ‎8 hours ago‎
    The April 30 explosion at the Escambia County Jail killed two inmates, paralyzed a detention officer and injured about 200 others. Criminal negligence charges are possible in a Florida jail explosion case if investigators find authorities failed to evacuate the building after smelling gas, a state attorney overseeing the investigation told The Associated Press.
Law and Crime
  • Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams is arrested by police for the murder of Jean McConville, a 37-year-old widowed mother of ten, who was abducted from her home in 1972. (BBC)
  • The Sultan of Brunei has announced a controversial new penal code that will eventually include stoning, amputation and flogging as punishments, as 'Phase one' of Islamic law(Al Jazeera)
  • A shooting occurs at a sawmill in Nanaimo, British ColumbiaCanada, killing two people and injuring two others. A former employee is arrested. (CBC.ca)
  • April 30, 2014 2 Alaska State Troopers Killed In Confrontation Over Sofa Sale 2 Two officers who had had been featured on a National Geographic Alaska State Troopers reality show were killed in Tanana, Alaska in a confrontation that started over the sale of a couch that required backup police. Nathaniel Lee Kangas, 19, is accused of shooting the officers. The elder Arvin Morse Kangas, 58.  is accused of misdemeanor assault and driving with a revoked license. The incident occurred at about 9:15 p.m. Wednesday when Arvin Kangas became enraged about the sale of a sofa between a mother and daughter in the village. The shooting was just after the village school was let out
Politics and elections