Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Daily Misfortune Wednesday October 15, 2014

Daily Misfortune Wednesday October 15, 2014 ---
Month October 2014 Timeline ---

*Today
  1. Reuters: 2nd Texas Health Worker Tests Positive for Ebola
  2. Newsmax: Nurses Union Head: 'No Protocols' for Ebola at Dallas Hospital
  3. Ebola spread by droplets in air
  4. 12 injured October 15, 2014 Cairo rocked by bomb blast targeting police after Islamic militants sentenced to death 
  5. 1 bomb threat October 15, 2014 Anita Sarkeesian cancels Utah State speech after mass-shooting threat
  6. October 15, 2014 Woman killed in crash when student Khalil Abdurraman flees police chase
  7. October 15, 2014 Pickneyville Middle School student killed,family shot by uncle in murder-suicide
  8. 2 cars damaged October 15, 2014 Explosion Near Portland Elementary School Damages Cars 
  9. 1 killed, 3 suspects sought  October 15, 2014 Brooklyn Man, 69, Killed in Home Invasion by Robbers Who Did Not Steal
  10. October 15, 2014 WA shooting spree targets 3 police departments, two sergeants injured
  11. 7 killed October 15, 2014 (Tirah, Pakistan) - Two children are among seven torn to shreds by a Shahid suicide bomber. rop
  12. 5 killed October 15, 2014 (Mogadishu, Somalia) - Islamists bomb a restaurant, killing five patrons and bystanders. rop
  13. 1 animal killed October 15, 2014 Albuquerque NM Zoo Tasmanian devil killed by malicious intent tossed rock 

  1. Reuters: 2nd Texas Health Worker Tests Positive for Ebola
  2. Newsmax: Nurses Union Head: 'No Protocols' for Ebola at Dallas Hospital
  3. Ebola spread by droplets in air Newsmax When someone coughs, sneezes or, in the case of Ebola, vomits, he releases a spray of secretions into the air. This makes the infection droplet-borne. Some hospital procedures, like placing a breathing tube down a patient’s air passage to help him breathe, may do the same thing.
  4. 12 injured October 15, 2014 Cairo rocked by bomb blast targeting police after Islamic militants sentenced to death The Guardian A bomb blast in central Cairo has left 12 people injured as a court sentenced seven Islamic militants to death over earlier terror attacks, Egypt's official news agency has reported. Morsi’s ousting...Most of the attacks were carried by al-Qaida-inspired group Ansar Beit al-Maqdis, or Champions of Jerusalem, which is based in the northern region of Sinai peninsula...
  5. 1 bomb threat October 15, 2014 Anita Sarkeesian cancels Utah State speech after mass-shooting threat Los Angeles Times Video game critic, feminist and blogger Anita Sarkeesian canceled a Wednesday speech at Utah State University after the college received an email threatening violence if she lectured, school officials said.
  6. October 15, 2014 Woman killed in crash when student Khalil Abdurraman flees police chase Jackson Clarion Ledger An Alcorn State student led campus police on a high speed chase that ended when he and passenger were ejected from car after it crashed into a tree and burst into flames. His passenger died. Khalil Abdurraman was stopped at the guard gate because an officer smelled marijuana and tried to confiscate the drugs. The 26-year-old student from Greenville then sped off, nearly hitting another campus police cruiser.Campus police chased after Abdurraman who lost control of the car along MS 552 and crashed into a tree.
  7. October 15, 2014 Pickneyville Middle School student killed,family shot by uncle in murder-suicide WSB Atlanta Kayla Serrano, 13, was shot and killed around 5 p.m. Gwinnett police said Andre Mclean, 19, was also killed, mother and sister also shot. The suspected gunman, 30-year-old Brandon Mclean, is their uncle. No known motive yet for mass shooting of family
  8. 2 cars damaged October 15, 2014 Explosion Near Portland Elementary School Damages Cars kgw.com In Southwest Portland, Oregon, a bomb squad responded to an explosion that damaged two vehicles in a parking lot near Markham Elementary School. The blast was caused by a small explosive device
  9. 1 killed, 3 suspects sought  October 15, 2014 Brooklyn Man, 69, Killed in Home Invasion by Robbers Who Did Not Steal Police Say New York Times A Brooklyn man was shot and killed on Wednesday after he confronted armed intruders who had tied up his sister during a home invasion in the Ditmas Park neighborhood, the police said... victim was shot once in the head; he died a short time later at Kings County Hospital Center...  The three armed robbers — one of whom was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and another in a white hooded sweatshirt — fled without stealing anything from the home.
  10. October 15, 2014 WA shooting spree targets 3 police departments, two sergeants injured - CBS News Initially, an unoccupied patrol car was shot at the Granite Falls Police Department,  then shots were fired at the nearby Lake Stevens Police Department. No one was hurt in those two shootings, then gunfire erupted in Marysville area where officers had been looking for a white pickup truck. Mackenzie Harris, 17, of Marysville, told a local station that she was outside with a friend when she saw officers pull over a pickup truck. The truck driver then pulled out a gun and started shooting. Investigators found several guns in and near the truck driven by the suspect. No obvious motive for the suspect to declare a war on 3 local police departments.
  11. October 15, 2014 (Tirah, Pakistan) - Two children are among seven torn to shreds by a Shahid suicide bomber. rop
  12. October 15, 2014 (Mogadishu, Somalia) - Islamists bomb a restaurant, killing five patrons and bystanders. rop
  13.  October 15, 2014 Albuquerque NM Zoo Tasmanian devil killed by malicious intent tossed rock KRQE News 13 ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - The Tasmanian devil found dead in its exhibit at Albuquerque's zoo was killed. The city says someone threw a chunk of asphalt at its head and they're investigating whether it was an employee or a visitor. When “Jasper” the Tasmanian devil was found dead on Wednesday it was unclear if it was an accident or if another devil killed him. But now police have their answer. “It looks like there was malicious intent and essentially our poor Tasmanian devil was killed, intentionally, by what seems to be blunt force trauma to the head,” said the Mayor’s Chief of Staff Gilbert Montano. (Palestinians throw rocks at Israelis, rocks tossed at police dog)


*News


    1. December 4, 2012 Man killed struck by pool ball in back of head The Columbus Dispatch Adrian Battle was having drinks at the bar when a fight broke out. When he stood up to see what was going on, a man hit him with the pool ball in the back of the head, and Battle fell to the floor. He died a few hours later
    2. New Brunswick police arrest 4 men in 26 chain-and-purse snatchings NJ.com July 09, 2013 No victims were seriously injured as a result of the thefts; however several victims reported being grabbed or pushed to the ground, police said. NEW BRUNSWICK – Four Middlesex County men were arrested and charged with 26 chain and purse snatchings over the past two-months.
    3. February 4, 2014 Man pleads guilty to killing Hilliard Uber driver The Columbus Dispatch A 42-year-old man Brian Lee Jones pleaded guilty this morning to murder and aggravated robbery in the death of a Hilliard Uber livery driver Paul D. Devitt on Feb. 4. Judge Tim Horton sentenced Jones to life in prison with no chance of parole for 18 years. Jones was living in a hotel room when he was arrested.  February 2014
    4. August 11, 2014 murder Man indicted in fatal stabbing of parents, two sons and pet dog in S. California Los Angeles Times A Goleta man was indicted by a Santa Barbara County grand jury Tuesday on suspicion of fatally stabbing his parents, two children and family dog. Nicolas Holzer, 45, is charged with four counts of murder and one count of felony animal cruelty in the gruesome slaying of his family and their pet in August.Holzer was arrested after authorities said he called police the night of Aug. 11 and calmly told them he killed his family to do what he "had to do" to  fulfill his "destiny"
    5. October 10, 2014 October 15 update Smoke Bomb Raises Security Concerns for MTA New York Times Suddenly, a young man jumps out of his hiding spot, throws a smoke bomb toward Bar Pitti, a restaurant in the West Village, slides back into his rabbit hole and disappears. various theories — including a longstanding feud between the owners of Bar Pitti and a neighboring restaurant, Da Silvano — were being floated around the neighborhood as possible reasons for the episode on Friday, the police have not identified a motive or a suspect. The police said the smoke bomb was a “commercially made pyrotechnic smoke generalizer that emitted a red smoke.
    6. October 13, 2014 US Man Killed by Camel at Mexican Wildlife Park ABC News The American owner of a wildlife park in the Mexican resort of Tulum has died after being kicked, bit and sat on by a camel, and authorities have seized the private facility's animals pending an investigation
    7. October 13, 2014 Bomb threat reported at Buncombe Register of Deeds after caller angry about gay marriage  Asheville Citizen-Times A flag was placed outside the Buncombe County Register of Deeds office last week as supporters of same-sex marriage awaited a court ruling.
    8. October 13, 2014 Franklin teen shot, killed Joell Burton in church parking lot after a fight ... The Star-Ledger FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP - A 19-year-old Franklin man has been charged with first-degree murder in Monday's shooting death of 17-year-old Joell Burton of New Brunswick after a fight between the two individuals, authorities said.  Joell and Rogers crossed paths between Fuller Street and Route 27 at which time a fight ensued between the two, leading to Rogers receiving a stab wound to his upper torso and non-life threatening laceration to his arm, the statement said.Rogers, armed with a small caliber handgun, fired one shot, striking Joell in the chest, the statement said.
    9. 1 killed, 1 injured October 13, 2014 17-year-old shot and killed in Franklin NJ church lot, another stabbed The Star-Ledger Franklin Township Police were dispatched for a 911 call reporting a shooting victim in the church parking lot at 9:12 p.m. Monday. Shortly afterwards, at about 9:17 p.m. police received another 911 call reporting a stabbing victim near Victor Street in the same neighborhood, the statement said.
    10. shooting October 14, 2014 Update: Police say Long Island shooting was gang-related Suffolk Times Update: The three men arrested in connection with the early Tuesday morning shooting in Southold are members of the MS-13 street gang, police said today. MS-13 gang, also known as Mara Salvatrucha, originated in Los Angeles and comprises Central Americans commonly from Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala, according to the federal Department of Justice.
    11. 1 killed October 14, 2014 Fatal Panama City shooting was targeted incident; fourth suspect sought The News Herald The shooting death of a local teenager on Tuesday was a targeted attack and not a random act of violence, the Panama City Police Department reported. It appeared the shooting was unprovoked. The PCPD investigation revealed four men fled the scene in a blue, late-model Grand Marquis which was found nearby.
    12.  October 14, 2014 New Albany Ohio High School evacuated after bomb threat Columbus Dispatch Students are returning to New Albany High School this morning after an evacuation yesterday afternoon prompted by a bomb threat found in a girls bathroom.
    13.  October 14, 2014 Brookhaven 2 high school football players killed in head-on crash in teen no-license vehicle homicide WAPT Jackson Broohaven High School students were meeting with counselors and some left school early Wednesday after learning that two classmates had been killed in a car crash. Their truck was hit head-on by a Hummer. Victims are both 18-year-old seniors and members of the football team, had been at a softball game before the crash, authorities said. police have charged Charles Acy, 18, with two counts of vehicular homicide, driving with a suspended license and no proof of insurance. Suspect driver is white, two athletes are black.
    14.  October 14, 2014 Parts of Surf City evacuated over bomb threat; bomb safely detonated myfox8.com SURF CITY, N.C. - An explosive device was discovered in a vacant Surf City home Tuesday afternoon, WECT reports. “Parts of the town” were evacuated as police investigated.
    15. college bomb threat  October 14, 2014 Assumption College in Worcester MA remains closed after bomb threat Worcester Telegram Many Assumption College students moved to Worcester Polytechnic Institute after a bomb threat was made to Assumption. Assumption freshman Binta Paye of Providence packs her things after getting a few hours of sleep on a cot in WPI's Harrington ...
    16.  October 14, 2014 Man Charged With Boston Common Stabbing Held ABC News The homeless man charged with stabbing two park rangers on Boston Common was held at his arraignment Wednesday on $1 million bail. His lawyer said he suffers from paranoid schizophrenia and does not remember Tuesday's attack. The rangers, who do not carry guns, were attacked after they approached the man about 4:30 p.m. as he sat on a monument, and "He lunged at both officers and stabbed them multiple times," tags: mental illness, amnesia, cover story. Suspect has "violent, assaultive past history," including warrants involving drugs and assault on a police officer...
    17.  October 14, 2014 Connecticut Trooper Fatally Shoots Man Stabbing Passengers On  Chinatown Casino Tour Bus Huffington Post HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A man who stabbed two passengers in a rampage aboard a casino-bound tour bus was shot to death on Interstate 95 by a Connecticut state trooper, who accidentally shot a third passenger, authorities said Wednesday. mayhem on the Dahlia bus carrying about 24 passengers from Chinatown in New York City to the Mohegan Sun casino in southeastern Connecticut began around 10 p.m. Tuesday, state police spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance said. The bus driver pulled over in a highway construction zone in Norwalk and flagged down a state trooper on duty at the site. Many people on the bus were Asian and state police were dealing with a language barrier in interviewing them, As the trooper approached the bus, the suspect and a passenger "were engaged in physical combat, rolled off the bus and onto the pavement of the highway," Vance said. The man, who has not been identified yet, also intentionally injured himself. Comment: Chinese bus again. On Sunday, another Chinese bus crashed in East Lyme, causing fatal accident farther North nytimes: Simon Lee, 65, who has been driving a bus to Mohegan Sun for Dahlia for 10 years, said that disruptions on the buses were common.
    18. 1 killed, 3 suspects sought  October 15, 2014 Brooklyn Man, 69, Killed in Home Invasion by Robbers Who Did Not Steal Police Say New York Times A Brooklyn man was shot and killed on Wednesday after he confronted armed intruders who had tied up his sister during a home invasion in the Ditmas Park neighborhood, the police said... victim was shot once in the head; he died a short time later at Kings County Hospital Center...  The three armed robbers — one of whom was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and another in a white hooded sweatshirt — fled without stealing anything from the home.
    19. Turks Bomb Kurds, Not Islamic State Wall Street Journal Mounting violence between the military and the PKK came just as the government presented its latest proposal to Kurdish lawmakers on Monday, seeking to press ahead with the negotiations to end a three-decade insurgency that has killed 40,000 people.
    20. Thirteen Killed in Nepal Mountain Pass  A sudden snow storm in a remote region of Nepal's Himalayan mountains left at least thirteen trekkers dead and dozens missing, authorities said Wednesday.

    *Sources