Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Daily Misfortune Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Daily Misfortune Wednesday, May 24, 2017 --- ===
Monthly Misfortune May 2017 ---

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


  1. 2017 Manchester Arena bombing As part of an ongoing investigation, British police arrest six people in connection with Monday's deadly explosion, including a 23-year-old man who was taken into custody Tuesday. (ABC News) (Reuters) (Reuters²) The father, Ramadan Abedi, and younger brother, Hashem Abedi, of suspected bomber Salman Abedi are arrested in Tripoli by the Libyan Counter-Terrorism forces. (Chicago Tribune) (Hindustan Times)
  2. 2017 Jakarta bombings  Three police officers are killed in a suicide bombing at a bus station in Jatinegara, Jakarta. ( (wkp)Suicide bombing 3 killed (+1) 10 injured  JakartaIndonesia Three police officers were killed and ten others, five police officers and five civilians, injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a bus stop in Jakarta.[143] Islamic State (suspected) Terrorism in Indonesia
  3. Five people are killed in a raid on a house of a Shia cleric in Bahrain. (BBC)
  4. European migrant crisis The Italian Coast Guard reports that at least 20 migrants are killed when their 500-passenger boat capsizes in the Mediterranean Sea off Libya's coast. About 1,700 people have been rescued in 15 operations since Tuesday. (AP via ABC News)
  5. Philippine Drug War
  6. During a phone call between U.S. president Donald Trump and Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte, Trump allegedly congratulates Duterte on his drug war, which has been widely criticized for its brutality by human rights organizations. (Reuters) (The Washington Post)
  7. Murder of Seth Rich Fox News retracts their claims regarding the murder. (Fox News) (BuzzFeed)
  8. Protestors set fire to the Ministry of Agriculture headquarters in Brasília amid calls for the impeachment or resignation of Michel Temer as President of Brazil over allegations of corruption. (BBC)
  9. (wkp)Suicide Bombing 5 killed  (+1) 6  injured Mogadishu, Somalia A bombing claimed by Islamist insurgents killed five civilians and injured six more in the Somali capital on Wednesday, a spokesman for the city's mayor said, underscoring the militants' ability to carry out attacks despite territorial losses.[144] Al-Shabaab Spillover of the War in Somalia
  10. (wkp)Kidnapping 0 killed 2  injured Kidnapped  Quetta, Pakistan Two Chinese teachers were kidnapped from the Jinnah Town area of the provincial capital of Balochistan on Wednesday afternoon while another Chinese national reportedly escaped the abduction.[145] Balochistan Liberation Army (suspected) Balochistan insurgency
  11. (wkp)Shooting 0 killed 1  injured Srinagar, India A block president of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) was critically injured as militants fired at him this evening in Barzulla area of Srinagar.[146] Militants Kashmir conflict
  12. (wkp)Bombing 4 killed  1  injured  Liboi, Kenya Four policemen were killed in an attack in the north-east of Kenya. The officials were on a Wednesday morning at Liboi near the border with Somalia with a vehicle over an explosive body. Another policeman had been injured.[147] Al-Shabaab Spillover of the War in Somalia

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Nov 27, 2016 Digger clearing Kaikoura roads damaged in 'sabotage attack'  New Zealand Parked-up digger tampered and diesel tank drained. "We have a lowlife in our district," firechief says.

At least 50 gunshots fired at apartment complex in Southeast Washington
 DC Washk post Oct 21, 2016 - The apartment complex is in the 3000 block of Stanton Road SE, near Suitland ... Authorities on Friday said they were still tallying the damage.

April 2, 2017 Sacked digger driver faces jail after £100,000 rampage | Devon Live Apr 22, 2017 - A disgruntled road worker caused more than £100000 damage with his digger after he was sacked by his foreman. A court heard 41 year old ... ) Doyle was told he faces immediate jail after he pleaded guilty to causing £101,429 damage to road surfaces, kerb stones and utilities.... after sacked returned to the Chivenor Cross infrastructure road site on April 2nd. "He was working on site building a road. had lost his job the day before. He had an argument...


American Airlines says passenger was never duct-taped to his seat. The real story is stranger. Wash Post  May 23 Man detained after trying to break Into cockpit on Honolulu-bound flight... The FBI detailed how flight attendants and passengers rushed to stop an American Airlines passenger during a midflight “bomb threat” panic last week — burying a suspicious laptop in a pile of baggage and using a drink cart to barricade a man from the cockpit while fighter jets scrambled...reports that Anil Uskanli was duct-taped to his seat were denied...contradictory explanations for how the Turkish citizen — now in federal lockup — got on the plane after airport police ejected him from the terminal hours before takeoff....  Uskanli, 25, wandered through a fire exit in the terminal — to a restricted zone outdoors — and approached a worker about 3 a.m.... everything’s closed. Where can I get something to eat?’ ” the spokesman said. “The contractor says: ‘Hey, you’re not supposed to be here.’ .. pretty common in an airport terminal after dark...released him outside the airport with his backpack...Police didn’t tell American Airlines about the arrest, and nothing prevented Uskanli from going back through security and boarding his flight later that morning. asked a ticket counter agent for a wheelchair and was pushed through the terminal to the gate,   first to board the plane, checked no baggage and carried nothing with him but a phone, a laptop, a charger and the items in his pockets. sat down in the first-class section, though his assigned seat was near the back... talked to himself, according to the affidavit. He said he was a famous actor and kept shuffling his laptop between the magazine pocket and the space under the seat,.. failing to lock the bathroom door .. someone walked in on him, he “became flustered and agitated... reports prompted the pilot to lock down the flight deck — an early precaution...  flight crew — who knew about recent reports that explosives might be slipped past airport security inside the computers — now took no chances... After Uskanli was restrained, a flight attendant took the laptop to the back of the plane and covered it with crew bags in case it exploded. The pilot, now following procedures for a bomb threat, dove to 5,000 feet and called airline security. ...found tranquilizers in his system, as well as signs of stimulants and marijuana.... told FBI agents he was “alerting people,”  asked if he’d had “terroristic thoughts.” “We all have those ideas,” Uskanli replied, the agent wrote. When asked the same question again, the affidavit says, “he made a gun shape with his fingers and pretended to shoot me.” Had be planned to hurt anyone? “It depends on the day,... agent wrote Uskanli pointed at her and said: “I’ll kill her, get out the following day, and shoot myself.”

Head-On Collision On Lakeville Highway Temporarily Halts Petaluma Traffic
A head-on collision between a car and tractor-trailer briefly stopped traffic on Lakeville Highway in Petaluma, according to police.
Head‑on crash blocks Lakeville Highway in Petaluma - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Driver seriously injured in head-on crash near Medical Lake
The Spokesman-Review
The Spokane County Sheriff's Office says a driver was hospitalized with serious injuries after a head-on collision Tuesday morning near Medical Lake.
Head-on, serious injury crash blocks traffic near Medical Lake -

Police identify driver killed in head-on crash on Hwy 126
EUGENE, Ore. - State police have released the identity of a driver killed when a pickup crossed into her lane and hit her car head-on May 17.

High school teacher mourned after deadly crash
Atlanta Journal Constitution
A Newton High School teacher was killed last week when another car hit her vehicle head-on, deputies said. Nagamani Gorti, 53, of McDonough, was ...

Man facing charges for alleged stabbing murder of grandmother
ABC FOX Montana News
21-year-old Tyler Smith is facing a charge for deliberate homicide after allegedly stabbing his grandmother to death. Officers received a call from the ...

CHP: 58-Year-old Man Dies After Head on Crash on Byron Highway
EastCountyToday (press release) (registration) (blog)
At 6:26 pm, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vehicle crash at Byron Highway and Bruns Road in Byron.

2 women injured in near head-on collision
KETV Omaha
Police were called around 7 p.m. to Bob Boozer and Center streets, where two vehicles collided. Officers said driver Madison Daly, 18, of Omaha, was ...

Two dead in head-on collision
Winnipeg Sun
SPERLING, MAN. — -. Two people are dead after a head-on collision in southern Manitoba. The two-vehicle crash happened Monday evening on ...

Fall River man charged with murder in stabbing death of girlfriend
Turn to 10
FALL RIVER, Mass. (WJAR) — The Bristol County District Attorney's Office said Tuesday that a 36-year-old woman was stabbed to death in Fall River ...

9-year-old girl dies following head on car collision
On Saturday, the girl's mother was driving when she was hit head on by a pick-up truck. The mother was also taken to the hospital. Officials said ...
9 year old girl dies in head on car crash - WITN

Traffic on State Road 933 blocked for head-on crash
Two cars on State Road 933 crashed head on just north of Darden Road.St. Joseph County Sheriff's Department Assistant Chief Bill Thompson ...

Police identify driver killed in head-on crash on Hwy 126
State police have released the identity of a driver killed when a pickup crossed into her lane and hit her car head-on May 17.Della Ann Shaver, 60, ...

Monolith Head On Updated Nemesis System in 'Shadow of War'
After a lengthy demo in which I got to siege an orc stronghold myself, de Plater was more than happy to delve into the specifics of the updated ...

Deadly Head On Collision Near Woodruff
106.3 WORD
Troopers say a Dodge pickup truck and a Toyota collided head on. The driver in the pickup was wearing a seat belt and was injured. He was taken to ...

Security Lax, Victims In Meek Mill Concert Shooting Charge In Lawsuit
Hartford Courant
The family of one of the victims killed after a Meek Mill concert at the ... Two others were injured including Nathan Mitchell, who also is a party in the ...

2 Killed, 1 Wounded In “Domestic” Shooting In Woodridge
CBS Chicago
Two people were killed and one was wounded, police said. ... Cunningham stressed the public is not at risk, calling the shooting a domestic incident.
'Domestic incident' leaves couple fatally shot, third person injured: Woodridge police - Chicago Tribune
Giffords Shooting Memorial Has Become 'Politicized,' Barber says
Roll Call
Giffords Shooting Memorial Has Become 'Politicized,' Barber says ... Survivors of the January 2011 shooting that killed six and severely injured ...

1 injured in West Des Moines shooting
An 18-year-old man was injured in a shooting shortly after midnight at a West Des Moines apartment, police said. At about 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, West ...

Man Killed After Falling Off Dump Truck He Jumped on in Midtown: Officials
NBC New York
A man who jumped onto the side of a DOT dump truck was killed after he fell off and was run over in midtown, police say. The 29-year-old man jumped ...

Suspect Shoots At Police During Standoff In Chelsea
CBS Boston / WBZ
CHELSEA (CBS) – Police in Chelsea exchanged gunfire with a man who barricaded himself inside a home on Warren Ave. Monday night. Neighbors ...
Officials ID man found dead after police shootout, standoff - WCVB Boston
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3 shot and killed, including child, in metro Detroit double murder-suicide
(WXYZ) - Woodhaven police say three people were killed, including a child, in a double murder-suicide ... Police say the 54-year-old called police after shooting the grandmother and boy to tell them he was going to take his own life.

1 killed, 1 hurt in shooting in Del Paso Heights home
KCRA Sacramento
One man was killed and another was injured Monday evening in a shooting inside a home in Del Paso Heights, Sacramento police said.

Driver charged, licence suspended for crash that injured several children
Kaieteur News
Several passengers, including at least 14 children were injured after the minibus, allegedly driven by the accused, slammed into a school bus which ...

3 shot at vigil for Memphis teen killed by stray bullet
The shooting happened around 8 p.m. at the vigil for Myneisha Johnson, an 18-year-old killed by a stray bullet in 2016 in downtown Memphis.

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