Thursday, August 3, 2017

Monthly Misfortune August 2017

Monthly Misfortune August 2017 --- ===
Misfortune Timeline Year 2017 --- ===
January 2017 --- February 2017 --- March 2017 --- April 2017 ---
May 2017 ---      June 2017 ---        July 2017 ---

Incidents of violence where terrorism is suspected or obvious but media or authorities either rule out, or say there is no evidence of a terrorist motive, or do not even suspect the possibility of a clandestine attack where evidence is deliberately engineered or a cover story provided to hide any political motive.

*References

List of terrorist incidents in august 2017


Bullet hits woman sleeping inside her home
by Jeremy HarrisSunday, August 13th 2017


*Timeline


  1. mar 26 crash aug 1 update Miami motorist high on meth when he killed Lyft driver in crash, police say Miami Herald Nicholas Castelao, 35, was charged with DUI manslaughter – a rare case of someone in Miami being accused of driving while high on crystal meth. Officers found a drug pipe “in plain view” outside the BMW Man Who Was on Meth, Cocaine Charged in Fatal Little Havana Crash: Police - NBC 6 South Florida cene of the car crash that killed Lyft driver Robert Torra on March 26. The driver of a second car, Nicholas Castelao, was charged this week with DUI manslaughter. Miami Fire-Rescue

Woman rushed to hospital after London bus crashes into Asda ...  the sun  Apr 19, 2017 - Emergency services were raced to the store on Old Kent Road in south east London after the number 21 collided with it just after 11am.
  1. July 26 1 killed Police release dash-cam video of fatal head-on collision (reckless suicide driver) KUTV 2News (KUTV) Police have released dash-cam video of a head-on collision that killed one man and burned another last week near Wellsville, Utah. video was taken by a law enforcement vehicle that was trailing a suspect on Wednesday, July 26. After several 911 calls of reckless and erratic driving, police attempted to pull over a Chevy pick-up truck on Highway 89 / 91 in Wellsville. The driver, heading southbound, appeared to disregard the officer's attempts to pull him over according to a release from Logan City.Seconds later, the black truck veered left into oncoming traffic and struck a semi truck loaded with sand.


July 28, 2017 Divittin Casha Hoskins, age 32 - gunmemorial.org age 32  Lost to gun violence on July 28, 2017 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Man charged with fatally shooting Minneapolis man in ambush in front of his children Minneapolis Star Tribune James Woodard, also wanted in Scott County, is accused of killing Divittin Hoskins in front of his children. ... woodard wanted on felony warrant.. waited in ambush.. worked with accomplaice.. ran up and shot him in the back of his head as his children were walking towards him... MugShot of Divittin Casha Hoskins | Minneapolis, MN detailed alleged violation information from Anoka County, MN about the September 5th, 2008 arrest of Divittin ...black male  Booking Charge: TRAF-DRIVING AFTER REVOCATION  Suspect charged in shooting of Minneapolis father in front ... Woodard headed to the apartment complex where Divittin Hoskins and his family were living in ...Man Shot In Head In North Minneapolis Identified « WCCO ... Jul 30, 2017 · Divittin Casha Hoskins, 32, died after being shot in an alley


Friday  July 28, 2017  Family of Queens landlord injured by exploding parcel is rattled NY Daily News Family of Queens landlord injured by exploding parcel rattled as 'father for everyone' fights for his life. ... The family of a Queens landlord critically injured by an exploding package said Saturday they are struggling to stay strong. ... George Wray, 73, was badly burned after he opened ... Landlord critically injured after opening explosive package | New York Post  Jul 28, 2017 - A Queens landlord was critically injured Friday when he opened a package that explodedin his hands, police said. ... A police source said the landlord was not the likely target of the explosive, but instead may have been intended for a resident at the home. ... “He stopped by and picked ... Bomb that critically injured landlord was meant for gang member ... New York Post The package had sat alongside the concrete stoop of a Queens ... Bomb that criticallyinjured landlord was meant for gang member ... The cylinder exploded immediately, engulfing Wray's head, arms, torso and legs in flames.  A 73-Year-Old Man Is Severely Burned in Queens by an Exploding ... New York Times Jul 28, 2017 - A 73-Year-Old Man Is Severely Burned in Queens by an Exploding Container ... a retired hospital worker and that she knew of no one who would want to harm him. ... Property records list the man as the homeowner, but the woman said that they did Queens Man Burned by Exploding Parcel Dies; Police Press Search ... New York Times died on Tuesday, four days after he was badly burned when the .. Homeowner hurt by exploding parcel dies.. motive will not be known until target is known (how do they know it was intended for random target like terrorist?)

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fri Auburn crash, cheap power for Auburn projectAuburn Citizenman was impaired by alcohol and driving recklessly Friday night when he crashed on Prospect Street in Auburn. The car first hit a tree, then completely destroyed a power pole. Shortly thereafter, the vehicle became completely engulfed in flames. By some stroke of luck, the driver walked away more or less unscathed, but he was charged with misdemeanor reckless driving. Power was out in the area of the crash until repairs could be made,


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  1. Janesville man killed in head-on crash with semi, police say WI Madison.com A Janesville man was killed Saturday afternoon when his car crossed the center line of a Walworth County highway and hit a semi head-on.
  2. 2 women, 1 man killed in a head-on collision in Loxley AL.com Three people were killed in a head-on collision between two vehicles in Loxley late Saturday (July 29) night, according to the Alabama Law ...Three die in head-on collision late Saturday in Loxley - Gulf Coast News Today



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  1. su Officer Shoots Dog, Woman Loses Finger In Fremont Pit Bull Attack  CBS San Francisco Bay Area killed a large pit bull dog that had turned on its owner and another woman in a bloody attack at a park, according to the department. The incident happened Sunday evening just after 8:00 p.m. at Vallejo Mills Park.Police responded to a 911 call about a vicious dog attacking two females and “chewing them up
  2. 1 killed by daughter black female suspect charged Woman charged with father's murder after daylight stabbing on Henrico road  wtvr.com Mattie Therese Dixon was charged after police tracked her down and arrested her in a parking lot of a business near where the stabbing occurred.  victim was her 60-year-old father, Jerome Isiah Dixon, Henrico police said officers were called to 7900 block of Brook Road, near the intersection of Villa Park Drive, just before 10:15 a.m. Sunday.... victim sitting in a vehicle in the left lane. Woman charged for father's murder after stabbing on Henrico road ... WTVR  Jul 31, 2017 - Mattie Therese Dixon was charged after police tracked her down and arrested her in a parking lot of a business near where the stabbing ...  Woman charged with killing 60-year-old father in Virginia - The ... Wash Post Richmond Times-Dispatch reports 27-year-old Mattie Therese Dixon was arrested and charged with second-degree murder in the death of ...
  3. Sunday July 30, 2017 Konstanz Germany Iraqi Kurd Not Terrorist Disco Nightclub Shooting In Konstanz Germany, an angry Iraqi Kurdish man got into an argument at his father in-law's Grey nightclub, grabbed an M16 assault rifle from his home. He killed a security guard and started shooting patrons, then stormed outside where he was killed after a gunfight with police. He was a known criminal with drug offenses. Police have ruled out terrorism because he was a long time resident relation of the club owner with a shady criminal history,  but he was of a muslim nationality only two days after a Palestinian Islamist with mental issues attacked in Hamburg after his asylum request was rejected. 


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  1. July 31, 2017  Officials: Driver who hit East Bethel road worker was checking her phone [or was it just a cover story for deliberate attack?] Star Tribune. Teen driver says she was looking at snapchat on her phone, then swerved and hit road worker to avoid crashing into a car.  Laura Elena Soto Silva and Ryan Berg had lots to look forward to. She had just given birth to her sixth child in June. The couple were preparing to close on a house ... When Snapchat is more important than driving | NewsCut ... blogs.mprnews.org The Legislature had a chance to increase the odds of people like Laura Elena Soto Silva getting home to her kids. It chose not to.  Authorities: Driver who hit East Bethel construction ... newsvader  According to Minneapolis Star Tribune in Minneapolis: Laura Elena Soto Silva remained in critical condition at HCMC after being hit Monday afternoon....
  2. jul 31  Pickup hits vehicle, utility pole, knocking down power lines KCRG
    ELY, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- A two vehicle crash that knocked down power lines closed an intersection in Ely Monday evening until crews could repair ... One injured in chain-reaction crash in Ely involving two vehicles and a power line pole - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
  3. mon Teenager dies after head-on crash in Knox County WBIR-TV July 31, 2017: A 19-year-old woman is dead after a head-on crash on ... A teenager is dead following a head-on car crash in North Knox County she ran off the road. She then over corrected, crossed the center line and hit a Ford Expedition, 

Daily Misfortune Tuesday, August 1, 2017 ---

  1. War in Afghanistan (2015–present) An explosion kills at least 29 people and injures dozens more at a Shia mosque in Herat, Afghanistan. (BBC)
  2. GTA gang Three so-called GTA gang members are shot dead and four others are wounded, including two guards, at a courthouse in Moscow, Russia, after they attempted to escape. (The Independent)Politics and elections
  3. 2017 Venezuelan constitutional crisis Venezuelan opposition leaders Leopoldo López and Mayor of Caracas Antonio Ledezma are seized at their homes overnight by the Bolivarian Intelligence Service (SEBIN) and taken to Ramo Verde Prison. They had been arrested previously by the Venezuelan government, but were under house arrest at the time of being seized. (BBC)
  4. mar 26 crash aug 1 update Miami motorist high on meth when he killed Lyft driver in crash, police say Miami Herald Nicholas Castelao, 35, was charged with DUI manslaughter – a rare case of someone in Miami being accused of driving while high on crystal meth. Officers found a drug pipe “in plain view” outside the BMW Man Who Was on Meth, Cocaine Charged in Fatal Little Havana Crash: Police - NBC 6 South Florida cene of the car crash that killed Lyft driver Robert Torra on March 26. The driver of a second car, Nicholas Castelao, was charged this week with DUI manslaughter. Miami Fire-Rescue
  5. 52 homes on Carrick Road Duldalk Ireland without power after vehicle damages ESB pole Talk of the Town A number of homes in Dundalk are without power this morning after a car struck an ESB pole. As many as 52 homes are without power on the Carrick ...
  6. Shocking moment a group of London youths are whipped with a METAL POLE by Brazilian man ...Daily Mail A shocking video has emerged that shows a man attacking a group of youths with a metal pole after accusing them of stealing his money. The man ...
  7. Sheriff: Texas woman removes meth from private parts during arrest Chron.com Sheriff: Texas woman removes meth from private parts during arrest ..... When outstanding warrants for bail jumping and driving while intoxicated were ...







Stabbing on North Boone
Johnson City Press (subscription)
Johnson City police and paramedics responded to a report of a man being stabbed at 1001 N. Boone St., right across from Paul Christman Park.

Alcohol found in truck involved in I-70 head-on crash that killed 2
The Denver Channel
Alcohol found in truck involved in I-70 head-on crash that killed 2. Robert Garrison. 5:08 PM, Jul 31, 2017. 5:27 PM, Jul 31, 2017. colorado | head-on ...


4 injured, dog killed in head-on crash on Route 8, Butler County
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Four people were injured and a dog was killed in a two-vehicle head-on crash late Sunday in Butler County. The crash was reported around 10 p.m. ...





Dorchester man charged in connection with stabbing on Common
Boston Herald
SCENE OF CRIME: Police charged 18-year-old Victor A. Carrasquillo yesterday in connection with a stabbing Wednesday on Boston Common, above ...



At least eight are injured when a car plows into a crowd in the Mid-Wilshire area, officials say
Los Angeles Times
At least eight people were injured Sunday afternoon when a two-car collision sent a van hurtling into a group of people dining at a popular local ...
Multiple people injured after van plows into crowd in Los Angeles - CBS News
The Latest: Van strikes diners on LA sidewalk, 8 injured - Washington Post



At least 8 injured after van strikes diners on Los Angeles sidewalk - Chicago Tribune



Friend of Havertown shooting victim: 'He had bigger goals'
Philly.com
On the day he was killed, in a shooting police say had no apparent motive, he played a round of .... No one was injured in the episode in Philadelphia.

2 killed, 8 injured, including 13-year-old, in city shootings
Chicago Tribune
In the other fatal shooting, a 20-year-old man was found shot in the back and unresponsive about 4:30 p.m.Sunday in a backyard of a Far South Side ...

Duterte's brutal drug war: Philippine mayor and more than a dozen others killedby police
Washington Post
Philippine police fatally shot more than a dozen people, including a mayor whom President Rodrigo Duterte publicly linked to the drug trade, during an ...

11 People Shot in DC Since Friday; 2 Dead
NBC4 Washington
That shooting was a few blocks away from the last shooting on Sunday. ... In another Northeast D.C. shooting, a man was shot at a block party on the 1500 ... happened within hours in the District, including one person who was killed.


4 killed, 31 wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend
Chicago Tribune
4 killed, 31 wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend ... Four people were killed and 31 others were injured in weekend shootings in Chicago, ... A 19-year-old man was also hurt in the shooting in the 5200 block of West ...

Wave of violence in DC leaves 2 dead, multiple people injured
WTOP
Wave of violence in DC leaves 2 dead, multiple people injured ... this weekend in the District has left two people dead and multiple others injured. ... Two men were wounded in a shooting in the 2600 block of 15th Street NW around ... A teenager was shot and killed in the 4400 block of Quarles Street NE ...
WEB

Police Involved In Standoff In Pekin
1470 WMBD
Police Involved In Standoff In Pekin. Ryan Piers/ ... He doesn't believe the shooting was a domestic situation and says no one else is at risk. Gist says ...


Pekin police involved in standoff at apartment complex
Week.com
Pekin police are currently involved in a standoff with a male suspect at an apartment complex.


British Soldier Killed In Cyprus
Forces TV
A British soldier has been killed in Cyprus in a suspected hit and run.




We  Aug 2

  1. War in Afghanistan A suicide bomber kills two American troops near the Kandahar International Airport in Afghanistan. The Taliban insurgency claims responsibility. (Reuters)
    Two U.S. troops killed in attack on NATO convoy in Afghanistan Washington Post a suicide bomber in a pickup truck attacked a NATO convoy 
  2. A natural gas explosion at college prep school Minnehaha Academy in MinneapolisMinnesota, kills two staff members. Another nine people were injured, seven of whom are hospitalized, three in critical and four in serious condition. (AP) (CBS News)
  3. Effects of global warming on South Asia New research suggests that large parts of Southern Asia may be uninhabitable by 2100 due to levels of humidity dangerous to humans(National Geographic)

Th Aug 3

  1. War in Afghanistan (2015–present) A suicide bomber attacks a convoy in Afghanistan's Kabul province, killing a Georgian soldier and three civilians and wounding 13 others, including six Resolute Supportpersonnel. (BBC News)

Fri Aug 4

aug 4 Concert stage truck accidentally takes out power lines ahead of show Shelby Star McDaniel said the stage snagged three more cable lines and a power pole as the driver made his way back onto East Marion Street. He said no one ... driver was pulling the stage for the concert uptown and said he’d missed the turn and was trying to get back to 74,” he said. “The driver turned on Wilson Road and into the parking lot of First Assembly of God Church. When he did that, the top of the stage caught a power line and tore it down.”   McDaniel said the stage snagged three more cable lines and a power pole as the driver made his way back

Two dead, one seriously injured in head-on collision KWCH  (KWCH) According to Kansas Highway Patrol, two people are dead and another seriously injured after two vehicles struck each other head-on. 3:00 p.m. Friday near Altoona in Wilson County.  According to the crash logs, Crites's vehicle was traveling west-bound on K-47 when it traveled left of the center line into the east-bound lane. The vehicle Gober and Goins were in was traveling east-bound on K-47 at that time and the two vehicles collided head-on.



Sat Aug 5

  1. 132nd Avenue Northeast closed after single-vehicle collision downs power pole Kirkland Reporter According to the Kirkland Police Department's Twitter page, a single-vehicle collision Saturday morning knocked down a power pole along 132nd ..
  2. 5000+ lose power when car strikes pole in Richmond's Southside wtvr.com RICHMOND, Va. — Police are investigating an accident that left more than 5,000 people without power in the city's Southside Saturday night.
  3. Porsche hits power pole, leaving one dead south of downtown Patterson Modesto Bee One person died when the Porsche they were driving struck a pole and landed on its roof south of downtown Patterson on Saturday night, authorities ...
  4. 2017 V-22 Osprey crash Searches are underway for three members of the United States Marine Corps missing after a MV-22 Osprey crashed off the coast of the Australian state of Queensland. Twenty three of the twenty six people on board have been rescued. (AP), (9 News)
  5. Crime in Minnesota An improvised explosive device goes off at a mosque in Bloomington, Minnesota. No injuries were reported, and the FBI is investigating the case. (CNN) 
  6. Minnesota governor calls mosque bombing 'act of terrorism' - USA Today Early Saturday, an explosive device shattered windows and damaged an office at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center  mosque in Bloomington MN, which primarily serves people from the area's large Somali community.   At Bloomington mosque, Dayton calls blast an 'act of terrorism 
  7. sat Car Slams Into Utility Pole, Knocks Down Power Lines In Fairfield Fairfield Daily Voice Electrified power lines fall on a car after a crash on Burroughs Road in Fairfield early Saturday.


Sun Aug 6

  1. Boko Haram insurgency Gunmen kill 11 worshipers in St Phillip's Catholic Church in the town of Ozubulu in Nigeria's Anambra State. (Reuters)
  2. 2017 Venezuelan constitutional crisis Armed men dressed as soldiers, apparently led by former National Guard captain Juan Carlos Caguaripano, attack a Venezuelan Army base near Valencia, Carabobo, declaring themselves in rebellion against the National Constituent Assembly and President Nicolás Maduro. At least two people are killed. (The Guardian) (Reuters)Business and economy
  3. Al Jazeera controversies and criticism Israel plans to shut down all of Al Jazeera's operations in the country, alleging support of terrorism. (Reuters)
  4. Disasters and accidents2017 V-22 Osprey crash The search for three members of the United States Marines Corps lost in a MV-22 Osprey crash in Shoalwater Bay in the Australian state of Queensland is called off. (Sky News)
  5. 2017 Tulsa tornado An EF-2 tornado strikes Tulsa, Oklahoma, injuring 30 people and damaging dozens of buildings. (Reuters)
power pole crash
  1. aug 6 Stolen vehicle crashes into power pole in Fort St. John Energeticcity.ca  FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. –vehicle was stolen and driven into a power pole knocking out power in a neighbourhood of Fort St. John.  Just before 2 a.m. August 6, the Fort St. John RCMP were notified that a black Ford F-350 had been stolen 
  2. sun Driver strikes pole hit and run, knocks out power, section of Amboy remains closed SILive.com A section of Great Kills was without power after a driver crashed into the pole and reportedly fled the scene, according to emergency radio ...STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.-- A section of Amboy Road remains closed Sunday as crews work to replace a telephone pole struck early Sunday morning.
  3. Ramapo: Truck driver faces DWI after crash knocks out power to hundreds The Journal News | LoHud.com RAMAPO - A Spring Valley man is accused of driving drunk when his box truck rolled over and barreled into a utility pole on Sunday, knocking out ... DWI Crash Into Pole Causes Power Outage On Old Nyack Turnpike - Ramapo Daily Voice ID Released For DWI Driver In Ramapo Crash That Caused Power Outage - Ramapo Daily Voice


Driver killed after colliding with power pole in Highland Park  The Eastsider LA
Driver killed after colliding with power pole in Highland Park ... when he lost control of the vehicle and hit a power pole by N. Ave 62, police said.






Drunk Waukesha Driver Shears Off Telephone Pole
Patch.com
According to reports, the driver of a black Kia Sorento collided with a wood telephone pole, with the result leaving the telephone pole sheared off at the ...



Oxford University employee hands himself in following brutal stabbing murder
Metro
Both were wanted in connection with the death of Trenton Cornell-Duranleau, 26, who died after being brutally stabbed multiple times in Lathem's ...
Northwestern Professor, Oxford Clerk Arrested In Stabbing Murder - Chicagoist
Police: Chicago stabbing death suspects surrender peacefully - Fox News
Northwestern Professor And Oxford Employee Arrested In Stabbing Death Of Chicago Man - NPR


Suspect arrested in fatal stabbing on Des Moines' northwest side
DesMoinesRegister.com
Police have arrested a suspect in connection to a fatal stabbing at a residence near Merle Hay Mall in Des Moines, police said Saturday. Officers were ...

Police: Turner man dies in head-on collision on Marcola Road
KVAL
OSP was assisted by the Lane County Sheriff's Office, Marcola Fire and Rescue, Mohawk Fire and Rescue, Lane County DA's Office, Lane County ...
One man dead, another seriously injured in Marcola Road head-on crash - The Register-Guard
Man dies in head-on crash in Lane County - KOIN.com


Man charged in Utica stabbing on Broad Street
Utica Observer Dispatch
A 39-year-old man has been accused of stabbing another in the neck Friday, according to the Utica Police Department. Shaun Mullins, of Holland ...


Head-on collision kills one early Saturday in Independence
Kansas City Star
Head-on collision kills one early Saturday in Independence ... center line and hit her vehicle head-on about 4:30 a.m. near Baker Street, police said.

1 killed, 2 injured in head-on crash in Northborough
WCVB Boston
One person was killed and two others seriously injured in a head-on crash on Main Street Saturdayafternoon. The Metrowest Daily News reports a ...

Loose horse causes head-on collision; 3 injured
MLive.com
MAPLE VALLEY TWP., MI -- A loose horse in the roadway late Friday caused a head-on collision which sent three people to an area hospital.
Man survives head-on collision with horse, truck - ABC 12 News (press release)


Coroner identifies victim in fatal head-on collision in Kershaw County
WIS
Kershaw County Coroner David West has released the identity of the man who died in a collision Saturday afternoon.
Head-on collision kills 1 in Camden - WACH.com


83-year-old woman dies in head-on crash after driving wrong way on US 50
Kansas City Star
An 83-year-old Pleasant Hill woman died Saturday when the car she was driving struck two other cars head-on while driving the wrong way on U.S. 50 ...


Mon Aug 7 wikip
  1. Two more Filipino journalists are murdered in a span of two days adding to toll of more than a hundred journalists killed since 2000. (The Strait Times), (The Committee to Protect Journalists)Politics and elections
  2. Truck hits pole, cuts power to 800 in Jeannette Tribune-Review A tractor-trailer struck a West Penn Power utility pole at about 5:45 a.m. Monday on Penn Avenue in Jeannette, cutting power to about 800 customers.



Tue Aug 8

  1. Battle of Marawi The Pentagon is considering conducting airstrikes in Marawi, which if approved would later put U.S. troops on the ground to battle the ISIS-affiliated Maute group as well as related Islamist terror groups. A spokesperson later denied the claims as well as clarified that the Philippines has yet to make a request. (NBC News)
  2. Disasters and accidents 2017 Jiuzhaigou earthquake  A magnitude 7.0 earthquake strikes Sichuan in southwest China, killing at least thirteen people and injuring more than 175. (BBC), (Reuters)International relations

Car flips on roof after colliding with power pole in Masterton
The Press
A power pole is winched on to the back of a truck after being taken out by a ... A car flipped onto its roof after colliding with a power pole in Masterton.




Traffic collision downs power pole in Palm Desert
KESQ
PALM DESERT, Calif. - A traffic collision downed a power pole Sunday night in Palm Desert, causing a fire and knocking out electricity to 115 ...



Young Driver Crashes Into Utility Pole, Knocks Out Power: Fairfield Fire Department
Patch.com
Young Driver Crashes Into Utility Pole, Knocks Out Power: Fairfield Fire ... The crash occurred on Redding Road and there was a localized power ...

Single-vehicle crash responsible for power outage
San Francisco Chronicle
JCP&L officials say around 500 customers in Hunterdon County were affected by the ensuing power outage. Crews worked to replace the pole and ...
Minivan accident cuts power to hundreds in Hunterdon County - NJ.com


Charges: Man Left Baby To Buy Meth Before Fatal House Fire
CBS Minnesota / WCCO
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A northern Minnesota man facing manslaughter ... with investigators, he said he'd left for about two hours to buy meth.

Downed power lines leave man trapped in Seekonk crash
The Sun Chronicle
Seekonk firefighters and police at the scene of a crash off Pine Street Sunday night. A cracked utility pole to the left downed live power lines and ...
Driver killed in Seekonk rollover crash - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News
Man killed in single-car crash in Seekonk - Turn to 10



Manhunt underway for suspect accused of fatally shooting police officer during traffic stop
Washington Post
What appeared to be a routine traffic stop over a registration violation turned deadly Sunday night when a driver fatally shot a Missouri police officer, ...
Manhunt launched after officer killed in Missouri - CNN
Murder charge filed for suspect in Missouri officer's death; manhunt continues - USA TODAY
Missouri police officer killed during traffic stop, suspect sought - Fox News


After surviving other shootings, rapper Yung Mazi killed in Atlanta
Atlanta Journal Constitution
The shooting shocked many in Kirkwood, a neighborhood which is generally considered safer than other parts of town and, according to police, keeps ...
Rapper Yung Mazi shot and killed in Atlanta - New York Daily News
Rapper shot, killed while picking up pizza - WSB Atlanta
Rapper Yung Mazi Shot and Killed Outside of Atlanta Pizza Restaurant - BET


Suspect in Puyallup shooting, car crash arrested after standoff
KIRO Seattle
Around 9:40 p.m. Sunday, police said they believe the man is the second suspect in the shooting early Sunday morning. The SWAT team arrived on ...


Venezuela quells attack on military base, two killed
Reuters
VALENCIA/CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) - Venezuelan authorities quelled an attack on a military base near the city of Valencia by soldiers and ...


Police Fatally Shoot Suspect After 3 People Stabbed In North Bergen
CBS New York
NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A suspect was killed in a police-involved shooting overnight after authorities said three people were stabbed ...
1 Dead in Police-Involved Shooting in New Jersey; 3 People Stabbed - NBC New York


Bangor infant dies after being injured by family dog
WGME
BANGOR (BDN) -- An infant died after the child was injured by the family's ... Her death was believed to have marked the first time a dog had killed a ...


3 killed, 2 injured in shootings on Montana Indian reservation
CBS News
LODGE GRASS, Mont. -- Drugs and gang activity were factors in a residential shooting that killed three people and injured two others on Montana's ...


UPDATE: Woman identified in deadly weekend shooting in Roanoke
WDBJ7
Police say Felicia Mattox Poindexter, 48, from Roanoke was shot and killed by ... Roanoke Police officers say a woman died following the shooting on ...

Rockland County, NY - Police: Driver Of Car That Killed Monsey Toddler Was Unlicensed
VosIzNeias
Rockland County, NY - Police: Driver Of Car That Killed Monsey Toddler Was ... in his car at the time of the fatal accident, neither of whom was injured.
Fredericksburg police investigating stabbing on trail, attack on woman
Fredericksburg.com
Update: Authorities have shared more information regarding the two assault stories below. Fredericksburg police said a man was stabbed in a ...


Phoenix Police: 1 Killed, 3 Others Injured in Head-On Wreck
U.S. News & World Report
PHOENIX (AP) — Police have released the name of the person who died in a head-on collision in Phoenix in which alcohol impairment is suspected.
1 killed, others hurt in head-on car accident in Phoenix - AZCentral.com
Woman killed in head-on crash in west Phoenix - FOX 10 News Phoenix

Suspected impaired driver causes head-on crash, killing 1 in Phoenix
ABC15 Arizona
PHOENIX - A 52-year-old woman is dead after a head-on crash with a suspected impaired driver in Phoenix on Sunday night. The incident happened ...
Boy riding in vehicle shot in head on Cleveland highway
NBC4i.com
CLEVELAND, OH (AP) — Cleveland police say a 4-year-old boy was shot in the head and wounded while riding in a vehicle when someone fired at it ...
4-year-old boy hospitalized after being shot in the head during apparent road rage incident on I-90 - News 5 Cleveland

Woman who died in head-on crash in Etna has been identified
Bangor Daily News
Authorities has released the name of the woman who died Friday in a head-on crash on Route 2 in Etna. Debra Calderwood, 73, died in the ...

UPDATED: 2 dead, 2 injured in Buchanan County head-on collision
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
UPDATED: 2 dead, 2 injured in Buchanan County head-on collision ... Two people died and two others were seriously injured in a head-on crash ...
Police: Two killed, two seriously injured in local head-on collision - WSET

PD: Suspected drunk driver causes fatal head-on collision in Phoenix
AZFamily
An alleged drunk driver collided head on with another vehicle, killing one and critically injuring himself, along with another person in Phoenix. (Source: ...


Driver, 17, dies from injuries after deadly head-on Marcola Road crash that killed man
KVAL
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - A 17-year-old driver died at the hospital after his pickup crossed the center line on Marcola Road and collided head-on with an ...
17-year-old driver, involved in head-on Marcola Crash, dies - The Register-Guard


Coroner: Two people dead after head-on collision
WTOK
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler says two people have died after a head-on collision on Highway ...

April 13, 2017 1 killed suspect charged Edmond man speeding drug offender charged in fatal head-on collision Oklahoma City NewsOK.com A 22-year-old man has been charged with first-degree manslaughter, accused of driving almost twice the speed limit in the rain, losing control and ...Deveonn Raysean Dobbins, of Edmond, was charged Thursday in Oklahoma County District Court. He was being sought Monday by police.Prosecutors allege Dobbins was speeding in the rain about 4 p.m. April 13 when he lost traction and collided with a vehicle in the oncoming lane near N Western Avenue and NW 122. Dobbins was traveling more than 80 mph in a 45 mph zone, victim died from his injuries May 16... He was convicted last year of multiple drug offenses, records show.


We Aug 9 wikip

  1. Levallois-Perret vehicle terrorist attack In a suspected terror attack, six French soldiers are injured, three seriously, when a man drives a car into them at a barracks in the Paris suburb of Levallois-Perret. (Independent) August 9, 2017 Paris Vehicle Attacks Anti-Terror Soldiers On Patrol  6 injured suspect sought.  The group of soldiers was hit by a vehicle which injured 2 outside a barracks. Driver of a BMW are sought. The soldiers are part of France's Operation Sentinel against terrorist attacks. The Mayor said there was "doubt that this was adeliberate act". Most media did not link the attack to terrorism but the Washington Times said it bore the "Mark of the Islamic beast" as it targeted anti-terrorist soldiers.
  2. Cuba–United States relations Two Cuban diplomats are expelled from the Embassy of Cuba in Washington, D.C., after a hearing loss  incident in Havana forced U.S. officials to return home. (Fox News)
  3. Russia–United States relations Unarmed Russian Air Force reconnaissance jets, under the authority provided by international Open Skies Treaty, fly over several Washington, D.C., area government buildings and landmarks as well as the President's residence in Bedminster, New Jersey. (ABC News) (CBS News)
  4. Crime in North Korea
  5. North Korea releases imprisoned Canadian pastor Hyeon Soo Lim on "sick bail." (CBC News)
  6. Sexual orientation and gender identity in the United States military Five transgender United States military personnel sue President Donald Trump and top Pentagon officials over the President's policy change announced late last month banning transgender people from serving in the military. The suit asks the court to prevent the ban from going into effect. (The New York Times)(AP via NBC News)


Th Aug 10  wikip
  1. Disasters and accidents Migrant crisis The United Nations International Organization for Migration reports, over the last two days in two incidents, smugglers have thrown 280 migrants from Ethiopiaand other Horn of Africa countries into the sea off the coast of Yemen. More than 50 refugees have drowned with over 30 people still missing. (AP via CBS News) (Al Jazeera)
  2. Road incidents in China
  3. At least 36 people die in a bus crash in China's Shaanxi province. The bus was travelling between Chengdu and Luoyang. (The Telegraph)
  4. Cuba Diplomat Heart Loss  Canada–Cuba relations, Cuba–United States relations  The Canadian government says at least one of their diplomats in Havana has been treated for hearing loss, following up on yesterday's report that American diplomats had similar injuries. U.S. officials say the problems started in the fall of 2016. The Cuban Foreign Ministry says it was informed of the incidents in February and has been investigating since that time. (Time)
  5. Aug 10, 2017 London Double Decker Bus Driver Says He Blacked Out Hitting Shop  Casualties reported in London bus crash | Gladstone Observer Casualties reported after bus crashed in Battersea in south west London.  London double-decker bus crashes into building, 10 people injured yahooA double-decker bus crashed into a building on a busy south London street on Thursday, injuring 10 people and briefly trapping two passengers inside.  The bus drove into a kitchen shop on Lavender Hill, near Clapham Junction train station.  10 injured as London bus crashes into shop - The Australian  10 injured as London bus crashes into shop ...   Horror as packed London bus crashes into a shop during the morning ...  London bus crash: Casualties after double-decker smashes into shop ... www.independent.co.uk › "I noticed the bus drifting. I heard a smash and saw the roof of the shop going through [the bus] from the front left. It went to the fourth or fifth row. the driver told her he had lost consciousness before the crash.  "I spoke to him. He said he blacked out before the bus hit the shop. "He doesn't remember hitting anything. The paramedic told me they think he had some kind of fit."
Fr Aug 11 wikip
  1. Alexandria train collision Two trains collide in Alexandria, Egypt, killing at least 41 people and injuring at least 179. (BBC)
  2. Migrant crisis At least 56 African migrants drown in the Red Sea while traveling from the Horn of Africa to Yemen. Human traffickers had forced 300 people aboard two boats into the sea. (AFP via Yahoo)
  3. Gorakhpur hospital deaths Over the past two days, 30 children from Baba Raghav Das Medical College have died, allegedly due to lack of oxygen supply to the wards. (The New York Times)
  4. Military of the United States Because of a recent pair of deadly crashes, the U.S. Marine Corps will ground its flight operations for 24 hours for an operational reset. The suspensions will be spread out over the next two weeks. (Reuters) (The New York Times)
  5. 2017 Unite the Right rally A white supremacist rally called "Unite The Right" takes place in Charlottesville, Virginia. (CNN)
  6. Teenagers report robbery, kidnapping, carjacking  Post Bulletin Rochester MN The investigation continues into a robbery and carjacking late Friday night, two black men with handguns demanded money in parking lot, drove away in their car with 15 yr old in back seat
Sat Aug 12 wikip
  1. Syrian Civil War Seven members of the White Helmets are shot dead by unidentified gunmen who stormed their office in rebel-held Sarmin, in northwestern Syria. (CNN)
  2. 2017 Unite the Right rally Fights break out between white supremacists and counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the removal of the Robert Edward Lee Sculpture. One person is killed and several people are injured after a man drove his car into a crowd of counter-protesters. (CNN) (BBC) (The Independent) The Governor of Virginia declares a state of emergency due to the protests. (CNN)
  3. A Virginia State Police helicopter monitoring protests crashes, killing two officers onboard. (NBC News)
  4. Floods in NepalFlooding in Nepal leaves at least 36 dead and dozens more missing. (Hindustan Times)
  5. sat ISIS Claims Motorcycle Suicide Bombing That Killed at Least 15 in Pakistan  New York Times The explosion, which was heard far away ... motorcycle hit truck  in Quetta



Sun Aug 13


  1. Iraqi Civil War (2014–present) During combat operations in northern Iraq, two U.S. service members are killed and five injured. (Reuters)
  2. Syrian Civil War Central Syria campaign (July 2017–present) A Syrian Army commando unit backed by Russian warplanes and helicopters kills 25 ISIL militants in Central Syria, in the northeast of the Homs Governorate. (AFP via Yahoo)
  3. 2017 Burkina Faso Africa Ouagadougou attack At least 17 people, including two Canadians, are reported dead and eight others injured in an attack on a Turkish themed restaurant in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso. (RT) (Reuters) Ouagadougou was also the site of a similar attack in 2016, which took place in the same district as the 2017 attack. Later that year, the region was struck again with the 2016 Grand-Bassam shootings.[3] Burkina Faso W Africa: At least 18 killed in restaurant terror attack  CNN  CNN affiliate BFM TV reported that one French citizen had been killed in the ... The injured were taken to the Yalgado Ouédraogo hospital center.   killed in the attack included citizens from Burkina Faso, Kuwait, Canada, Libya, Senegal, Nigeria and Turkey. two young male assailants had arrived at the cafe on a motorcycle, armed with AK-47 assault rifles.   packed with people celebrating a birthday party when the attack  assault on the terrace of the Aziz Istanbul restaurant in the center of the West African city began around 9 p.m. local time Sunday 17 Killed in Attack on Burkina Faso Restaurant, Authorities Say - NBCNews.com At least 18 killed as gunmen attack restaurant in Burkina Faso - CBS News
  4. August 2017 Nepal and India floods At least 44 are killed in a landslide on a highway in the northern India province of Himachal Pradesh. (The Hindu) Monsoon floods and landslides have killed a total of 74 people in India and Nepal. (MSN)
  5. Alleged driver of car that plowed into Charlottesville crowd was a Nazi sympathizer, former teacher says  By T. Rees Shapiro, Alice Crites, Laura Vozzella and John Woodrow Cox August 13 CHARLOTTESVILLE — A man accused of plowing a car into a crowd of activists here — killing one person and injuring 19 — long sympathized with Nazi views and had stood with a group of white supremacists hours before Saturday’s bloody crash...  traveled to Virginia from Ohio, had espoused extremist ideals at least since high school, according to Derek Weimer, a history teacher.  For a class called “America’s Modern Wars,” Fields wrote a deeply researched paper about the Nazi military during World War II, Weimer recalled... appeared to be a “big lovefest for the German military and the Waffen-SS.”  Members of both sides wielded sticks and shields. In one of the most intense confrontations, a group of white supremacists charged into a line of activists, swinging clubs and bashing bodies. The activists fought back, tossing balloons filled with paint and spraying stinging chemicals into the faces of their adversaries. Fields, now the subject of a federal civil rights investigation, was arrested shortly after and charged with one count of second-degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding and another count related to the hit-and-run, police said. He is being held without bail and is scheduled for an arraignment Monday.  Brian Moran, Virginia’s secretary of public safety, said, “He was a terrorist to do what he did.” vanguard america twitter jihad watch was a member of Vanguard America, which bills itself as the “Face of American Fascism.” In a statement tweeted Saturday night, the group denied any connection to Fields.
  6. Two people shot during argument at large party in Independence Kansas City Star Two people were shot early Sunday after an argument erupted during a large party in Independence. Police responded to reports of a shootingabout ...
  7. Officials: 3 killed at race track were known gang members - ABC News Three men were shot and killed during an auto racing event at the facility, a Wisconsin sheriff said. Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth said ... Three Illinois men whom authorities believe were gang members may have been targeted by a rival when they were shot to death at close range during a drag racing event in southeastern Wisconsin, sheriff's officials said Monday.  The three men were fatally shot as they stood near a concession area in the parking lot of the Great Lakes Dragaway in the town of Paris at about 7 p.m. Sunday  Three gang members shot dead at point-blank range during ... Washington Post Three men died after they were shot at point-blank range during a car race attended by thousands in Wisconsin, authorities said. The shooting ...
  8. Florida couple with active arrest warrant transporting gas grill injured after SUV explodes when ... fox news  Florida couple transporting a propane barbecue grill inside their SUV was injured Sunday after a woman lit a cigarette, sparking an explosion ... Barbeque grill in back of SUV explodes when woman lights up - ABC ..... Couple transporting grill injured after SUV explodes when wife lights ... Orlando Sentinelgrill was turned on and the propane tank was open and connected, Lane said. ... Dadaille, 39, had an active warrant for his arrest on a fleeing and ...
  9. Protests, Vigils Around US Decry White Supremacist Rally ... us news  Protesters, counter-protesters with weapons clash in downtown Seattle | Fox News aug 14 gatherings sunday Seattle police have arrested three men and confiscated weapons as opposing groups ofprotesters converged downtown on Sunday. As hundreds gathered in the ... One rally was organized by pro-Trump group Patriot Prayer.police arrested three men and confiscated weapons as trump supporters and counter protesters converged downtown ... police observed some people in the counter protest carrying ax handles and two-by-fours as they infiltrated the hundreds of peaceful demonstrators
  10. Man tells police he shot and killed 3 people who broke into his Southeast Side homeChicago Tribune Chicago police officers investigate the scene where three people were killed in an attack in the East Side neighborhood on the city's Southeast Side.
  11. LaSalle College High School basketball star remains hospitalized after shooting Philadelphia PA  6abc.com High school basketball star remains hospitalized after shooting. Late Sunday night, Stukes was one of four shot after a gathering of teens and young adults at 39th and Melon got out of hand when word spread on social media. "Two people pulled guns out, firing at least 31 shots, a .40 caliber and .9 mm," Philadelphia Police Lt. John Walker said.. (WPVI).


date: August 14 Monday

  1. Deadpool 2 American stuntwoman Joi 'SJ' Harris is killed in a motorcycle crash in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, while filming for Deadpool 2. (The Hollywood Reporter)
  2. 2017 Sierra Leone mudslides A mudslide triggered by heavy rain near Sierra Leone's capital Freetown, kills at least 350 people with the death toll expected to rise as high as 500. (Central Queensland Radio) (BBC)
  3. Aftermath of the 2017 Unite the Right rally Several internet companies, such as domain registrar GoDaddy and video game chat application Discord, shut down services for neo-Nazi, white supremacist, alt-right website The Daily Stormer for violation of terms of service, and in response to this weekend's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. (The Guardian)(TechCrunch)
  4. Crime in France A 13-year-old girl is killed when a car is deliberately driven into a pizza restaurant's sidewalk cafe in Sept-Sorts, France. At least 12 other people are injured, four critically. The driver who authorities will not identify race or religion is arrested. Police do not believe the incident was terrorism-related. (CBS News) (The Independent) Girl, 8, Killed as Car Plows Into French Pizzeria: Police nbcdfw.com  Driver purposely steers into French pizzeria, killing girl; authorities say ... Denver Post  French police say an 13-year-old girl was killed and at least five people were injured when a driver slammed his car into the sidewalk cafe of a ...Police said the man’s actions in the town of Sept-Sorts were deliberate, but not thought to be terrorism-related.  Driver purposely steers into French pizzeria, killing girl - ABC News At this stage, he said, "I rule out a terrorist motive." He called it "highly probable" that He called it "highly probable" that the driver was under the influence of drugs... 31-year-old from the nearby town of La Ferte-sous-Jouarre... The suspect is believed to have tried to kill himself last week, French Interior Ministry Pierre-Henry Brandet said on BFM television. Brandet said the man was not known to intelligence or police.  Monday night, killing an adolescent girl and injuring her younger brother and 12 others,  Girl killed, several injured after car intentionally slams into patrons at ... fox news Ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet said on BFM television the man was believed to have tried to commit suicide last week.  The public prosecutor's officer in the town of Meaux said that investigators believe the act "apparently has no connection with a terrorist act," reports Sky News. A security official said there is no evidence of a political or Islamic extremist motive.  'Suicidal' driver who crashed car into French restraurant | Daily Mail ... Horrific incident took place in the village of Sept-Sorts, 40 miles away from Paris Four people were seriously injured and eight others sustained minor injuries Victim's younger brother is among the four who sustained serious injuries Male driver 'pulled up close' before intentionally ploughing into patrons  Driver was apparently suicidal and incident is not thought to be terror-related   s in custody and was psychologically unstable but had no police record.  Last week an illegal immigrant to France was shot by police five times after running down six soldiers with a hired BMW in a Paris suburb. The terrorist suspect, identified as Hamou Bachir, a 36-year-old Algerian, was caught... Anti-terrorism prosecutors have opened an enquiry into today's attack. The assailant will be questioned at length 'when his condition allows', said an Interior Ministry spokesman. 
  5. Home invasion robbery with gun reported in NW Rochester  Post Bulletin  Police are investigating after a Rochester couple reported a home invasion and robbery early this morning. 4 men wearing masks entered unlocked door, took video game, tablets, money, pulled security camera down  KAALTV.com Two Rochester residents woke up to four men inside of their home Monday morning, one of them armed with a handgun.
  6. Two in custody after man beaten, stomped, robbed - Post-Bulletin Rochester, MN A man is recovering after authorities say he was beaten, stomped and robbed early this morning. two suspects taken into custody including Najib Ahmed.. wallet taken after assault.. brain bleed broken ribs, facial injury mideast / muslim suspect similar:  april 30, 2017 Suspect sketch black dreadlocks released in Sandy Springs stomping attack - AJC.com May 9, 2017 - Sandy Springs police are looking for a man accused of robbing and stomping on a woman's face.  accused of robbing and attacking a woman April 30. approached her near the mailboxes at the Park at Abernathy Square apartments He asked if she wanted to buy Atlanta Falcons T-shirts  Man stomped on in Gold Coast robbery | news.com.au  Nov 29, 2016 - A man has been stabbed in the leg and stomped on by three men in a vicious streetrobbery on the Gold Coast. The 35-year-old man has told ...  May 8, 2017 Man gets face stomped by assailant while couple is robbed inside liquor store. San Franciso CA mission local  May 9, 2017 - A 39-year-old man was sent to the hospital after being stomped and kicked in the face repeatedly near Cesar Chavez Street and South Van ... 39-year-old man was sent to the hospital after being stomped and kicked in the face repeatedly near Cesar Chavez Street and South Van Ness Avenue on Monday afternoon. Police report that the 45-year-old assailant, who was arrested, and the victim knew eachother. It is unclear what motivated the attack, but the victim was reportedly sleeping on the sidewalk when he was approached by his assailant around
  7. 6 killed, 11 wounded in city shootings Chicago Tribune Six people in Chicago were fatally shot and at least 11 others were wounded in separate attacks from Sunday to early Monday, which includes two ...


Tu Aug 15

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  1. Boko Haram insurgency  Three suicide bombers kill 27 people and wound 83 near Maiduguri, Nigeria. (Reuters)
  2. A tree falls over at a religious ceremony in Funchal, Madeira, killing at least 12 people and injuring over 50 others. (BBC)
  3. Libyan Civil War (2014–present) The International Criminal Court issues an arrest warrant against Mahmoud al-Werfalli for the war crime of murder following the circulation of several videos in which he appears to oversee the execution of over 30 prisoners. (Al Jazeera)
  4. Crisis in Venezuela At least 37 people are killed during clashes between armed inmates and security forces in a prison in Venezuela's Amazonas state. (Al Jazeera)
  5. Car strikes power pole, splits in half on Merritt Island WKMG Orlando A 36-year-old Merritt Island man was critically injured late Tuesday in a head-on crash with a pole that split his car in half, knocked out power and ...Man killed after car splits in half, sets home on fire in Merritt Island crash - Florida Today



Gering woman killed in Black Hills accident
KNEB
Gering woman killed in Black Hills accident. A Gering woman has been killed in a rollover accident Sunday afternoon six miles east of Hot


2 injured after shooting on Owen Street in Rochester
TWC News
ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Two people are recovering from a shooting that took place late Saturday night in Rochester. Rochester police say shortly before ...


BREAKING: 1 person killed in head-on crash in West Palm Beach
Palm Beach Post
... sideswiped one vehicle before slamming head-on into a Toyota Prius in the 1900 block of Congress, said West Palm Beach police Sgt. David Lefont ...

Two drivers killed in head-on collision near Longmont ID'd
Boulder Daily Camera
Colorado State Patrol troopers are seen on U.S. 287, which is closed near Oxford Road following a head-on collision early this morning that claimed ...


2 injured in early morning shooting on Evangeline Thruway
KLFY
LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) At approximately 3:00 am Sunday, Lafayette police responded to the 2200 block of NE Evangeline Thwy. in reference to ...

Driver dies in head-on Stafford collision
Fredericksburg.com
But Sheriff's 1st Lt. Eric Quinn said a Nissan Sentra was heading northbound when it hit a Ford pickup head-on. The Nissan driver was killed, and the ...




Man in critical condition after crashing head-on into tree
WANE
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A man was critically hurt after slamming his pickup truck into a tree Sunday morning. The incident happened around ...


Driver killed in head-on Volusia County crash, troopers say
WKMG Orlando
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - One driver was killed and another was seriously injured Sunday afternoon in a head-on crash in Volusia County, the Florida ...
One dead after head-on crash in Volusia Co. - Fox 35 Orlando
FHP: Man killed in head-on wreck driving on wrong side of street - Daytona Beach News-Journal


Three shot on South Hanover Street in Brooklyn, Baltimore Police say
Baltimore Sun
The men, a 62-year-old and a 33-year-old, were two of the victims in a triple shooting just before 2 p.m. in the 3700 block of South Hanover Street, ...



1 Injured In Shooting On Barbara Lynn Way
NewsChannel5.com
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - One person was taken to the hospital after a shooting in the Chesapeake area. The shooting happened around 2:30 p.m.Sunday ...


Police Are On The Scene Of A Shooting In Kanawha County
WOWK
Charleston Police are responding to a shooting on Oakwood Road. The call came in about 9:30 p.m. on Sunday night. Details are scarce at this point, ...


Emergency crews responding to head-on crash near Flint
KETK
Two people are dead, and another is in critical condition after a head-oncrash near Flint.


Tasmania Talks on the scene of head-on collision in Launceston
Audioboom
Tasmania Talks on the scene of head-on collision in Launceston. Image: Rhea Gillie.


Buffalo Shooting on Timon Being Investigated
WBLK
Police are looking for a Suspect responsible for a shooting in Buffalo on Timon Street over the

weekend. Anyone with any information should call the ...





We August 16, 2017



  1. Removal of Confederate monuments and memorials Several Confederate monuments are taken down overnight in the city of Baltimore, Maryland, including the Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee Monument, Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Confederate Women's Monument and the Roger B. Taney sculpture. The Baltimore City Council unanimously voted to remove the monuments on August 14. (NBC News)
  2. 2017 Sierra Leone mudslides A mass burial of victims of the landslide is held in Freetown to free up space in mortuaries. Nearly 400 people are confirmed dead with at least 600 missing. (BBC)
  3. Accidents and incidents involving helicopters A United States Army Combat Aviation Brigade UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crashes off the coast of Hawaii, with five people on board. A United States Coast Guard-led search for the missing is underway. (Sky News)
  4. Philippine Drug War At least 32 people are killed in a series of police raids near Manila, Philippines, allegedly due to the ongoing drug war. (The Guardian)
  5. Crisis in Venezuela Venezuelan security forces raid a prison in Puerto Ayacucho, Amazonas State, killing at least 37 inmates. Amazonas Governor Liborio Guarulla describes the killings as a "massacre". (Reuters)





Phuket laundry truck slams power pole, causes huge traffic tailback
The Phuket News
PHUKET: A laundry delivery struck struck a power pole on the busy Thepkrasattri Rd in Koh Kaew yesterday afternoon (Aug 15), tearing down power ...


Lanarkshire takeaway chef battered his boss with metal pole in vicious attackafter heated row over ...
The Scottish Sun
A LANARKSHIRE takeaway chef battered his boss with a metal pole in a vicious attack. Abdul Rasheed, 43, assaulted Ajmal Mohammad following a ...


Former Mason student called person of interest in Charlottesville beating
WCPO
MASON, Ohio -- A former Mason High School student is a person of interest in the violent beating of a black man at Saturday's white supremacist rally ...


1 killed, 9 injured in city shootings
Chicago Tribune
A man was killed and eight others were injured in city shootings on ... A 32-year-old man was critically wounded in a shooting in the South Austin ...


Police Commission decides officer was justified in fatally shooting 18-year-old in South LA
Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Police Commission decided Tuesday that an officer was justified in shooting Carnell Snell Jr. last fall in South L.A., a killing that ...


Armed Standoff in Pocatello
KPVI News 6
Armed Standoff in Pocatello ... Police say earlier the suspect and a victim were involved in a disturbance, where the victim was injured and taken to a ...


Dozens killed in northern Nigeria triple suicide attack
CNN International
Kano, Nigeria (CNN) At least 30 people were killed and more than 80 others injuredin a triple suicide attack Tuesday in the town of Mandarari, ...


NoHo Arts District shooting leaves 2 dead, 2 wounded
LA Daily News
NoHo Arts District shooting leaves 2 dead, 2 wounded ... 15, 2017, where two men were killed and two others critically wounded on the 5000 ... A Monday night shooting left two people dead, two others injured, two wanted and a ...



Flint shooting leaves one woman dead
WEYI
An overnight shooting in Flint has left one woman dead. It happened on McCellan Street on the city's north side. Flint Police say a call on the shooting ...


Person killed in northeast Columbus shooting
WSYX
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- Columbus police are investigating a fatal shooting on the city's northeast side on Tuesday night. The incident .

Coroner: 19-year-old killed in shooting in Darlington
WPDE
Darlington, S.C. (WPDE) — Police are at the scene of a shooting Tuesday afternoon on Southern Pine Street in Darlington, according to Darlington ..


Local Teen killed by train near Cedar Rapids identified
KGAN
Authorities have identified the teen fatally struck by a train in Linn County late Monday night.Authorities says 17-year-old Alexis Ann Wood of Hudson .


New American has an interesting story about one of the “anti-racist” protesters being from the communist Workers World Party. She is also a college student. It says: “Takiyah Fatima Thompson, a member of Workers World Party (WWP) and a student at N.C. Central University, was arrested on August 15 for playing a leading role in toppling a statue of a Confederate soldier that had stood in front of a county administrative building in Durham, North Carolina, since 1924.”
Th August 17, 2017

1-3 killed 20 injured Barcelona Spain Van Hits Pedestrians, Gunmen Taking Hostages


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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Police in #Spain call #Barcelona van incident a terror attack; local media report up to 13 dead.


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7 mins ago - Several people have been killed and dozens injured after a suspected terrorist crashed into a crowd of people on a pavement in a popular tourist area of Barcelona. ... Barcelona police have said they believe that the attack is terror-related. ... "Huge collision on Las Ramblas in Barcelona ...

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1 hour ago - A van plowed into dozens of pedestrians on the famous Las Ramblas shopping street on Thursday in what Spanish police are calling a "massive crash." Barcelona emergency services warned the public to stay away from Placa Catalunya an confirmed that a "serious incident" was underway.

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www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article.../People-hurt-van-crashes-pedestrians-Barcelona.html2 hours ago - BREAKING NEWS: At least 13 dead and dozens injured in Barcelona terror attack after vancrashes into pedestrians in Las Ramblas tourist district before 'two gunmen take hostages at restaurant'... At least 13 people have been killed and dozens injured after a van in Barcelona ploughed ...

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48 mins ago - Crash on Las Ramblas being treated as terror incident by Spanish police, who say people

Daily Mail Online  ‘Two dead’ in Barcelona terror attack after van crashes into pedestrians before ‘two gunmen storm restaurant’ dailym.ai/2uTXIqhpic.twitter.com/J0WLt22… Behind The News TERROR IN SPAIN - URGENT: Possible hostage situation. Reports that gunmen are taking hostages at a restaurant near Las Ramblas in Barcelona. pic.twitter.com/GolGV7n…  1-3 killed 20 injured  Van hits crowd in 'massive crash' in Barcelona, suspect reportedly flees  Reuters on MSN.com  A van crashed into dozens of people in the center of Barcelona on Thursday and several people were injured, police in the Spanish city said. Barcelona: Van hits crowds in Ramblas tourist area  BBC News Van crashes into pedestrians in Barcelona's city center, injuring multiple people  CNBC Barcelona crash: 'Two dead' as van ploughs into crowd at popular tourist area, as drive…  Daily Telegraph · Barcelona crash: Van ploughs into crowds of tourists in busy Catalan shopping streetBarcelona Crash: Van Plows Through Massive Crowd In ...
hollywoodlife.com Oh no. A van crashed into tourists at a popular spot in Barcelona, leaving 'dozens' injured. Was this a deliberate attack? Van Crashes Into Pedestrians In Barcelona, Spain « CBS New ...
newyork.cbslocal.com/A white van crashed into a crowd of people on a sidewalk in Barcelona, Spain, according to police.