Daily Archives: June 4, 2016

{FD} AP: Patchy reporting undercuts national hate crimes count

The knock on the door, strong and quick, jolted Barbara Hicks Collins awake. Continue reading

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{FD} Rain slows, but flooding still threat in Southeast Texas

The heavy rain that’s been hovering over parts of Southeast and Central Texas and caused deadly flooding began to lift Saturday, but officials said the flooding emergency near the Gulf Coast was worsening and Army officials kept up their investigation … Continue reading

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{FD} Man arrested in Tennessee after allegedly shooting 3, running over police officer

Authorities in Tennessee arrested a man late Saturday after he allegedly shot three people and struck a police officer with a vehicle. Continue reading

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{FD} Fire near Los Angeles damages buildings, prompts evacuations

A fast-moving brush fire swept through hills in Southern California on Saturday, threatening 3,000 homes, damaging a few and forcing hundreds of people to flee, some with pets and livestock. Continue reading

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{FD} Former Marine fired from job for lowering flag on Memorial Day

A former U.S. Marine said Friday he was fired from his contract job with Time Warner Cable in Charlotte after he lowered the American flag to half-staff on Memorial Day. Continue reading

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{FD} Firefighters battling 200-acre inferno in Southern California, some homes damaged

Dozens of fire firefighters are battling multiple brush fires in Southern California within a mile of each other that are threatening more than a dozen homes, authorities said Saturday. Continue reading

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{FD} Peru votes in tightening race shaped by ex-leader’s legacy

Peruvians will choose Sunday between two conservative candidates in a tight presidential election that has become a referendum on the legacy of imprisoned ex-President Alberto Fujimori’s iron-handed rule in the 1990s. Continue reading

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{FD} Man dies days after being bitten by shark off west Australia

A surfer whose leg was bitten off by a shark last week in waters off western Australia has died at a hospital from his injuries. Continue reading

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{FD} Kerry cautions China on actions in South China Sea

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says China would be committing a provocative and destabilizing act if it establishes an air defense zone in the South China Sea. Continue reading

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{FD} 14 missing, 1 child dead after boat capsizes on Chinese lake

Authorities in southwestern China say a leisure boat capsized on a lake during strong winds, killing one child and leaving another 14 people missing. Continue reading

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{FD} Spain’s ex-PM meets with jailed Venezuelan opposition leader

Spain’s former prime minister met in jail with Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez on Saturday, the first meeting of its kind in the more than two years since his imprisonment for inciting violence during anti-government protests. Continue reading

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{FD} Police: Suspect didn’t act in self-defense in fatal shootout

Baton Rouge Police say a man suspected in a shootout that left two Southern University students dead wasn’t acting in self-defense when he fired on a fleeing gunman. Continue reading

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{FD} In Mongolia, Kerry hails ‘oasis of democracy’

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is hailing Mongolia as an “oasis of democracy” as he makes a rare, high-profile visit to the Asian country. Continue reading

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{FD} Firefighters battling Arizona, New Mexico wildfires

Firefighters are spending the weekend battling several wildfires in California, New Mexico and Arizona. Continue reading

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{FD} Rain slows, but flooding emergency worsens near Texas Gulf coast

The heavy rain that’s been hovering over parts of southeast and central Texas and caused deadly flooding began to lift Saturday, but officials said the flooding emergency near the Gulf Coast was worsening and Army officials kept up their investigation … Continue reading

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{FD} Obama cuts prison sentences for 42 drug offenders

President Barack Obama has shortened the sentences of 42 people serving time for drug-related offenses, continuing a push for clemency that has ramped up in the final year of his administration. Continue reading

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{FD} West African leaders discuss setting up anti-extremist force

West African leaders discussed setting up a force to combat extremists in the region and will send an observation mission to Gambia before elections, the regional economic body said Saturday. Continue reading

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{FD} Police: Felton didn’t act in self-defense in deadly shootout

A man suspected in a shootout that left two Southern University students dead wasn’t acting in self-defense when he fired on a fleeing gunman, Baton Rouge police said. Continue reading

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{FD} Police officer shot near apartment complex in Atlanta

Atlanta police say an officer has been shot near an apartment complex in Atlanta. Continue reading

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{FD} German Interior Minister believes Muslim migrants commit crimes ‘to avoid deportation’

And we think the Interior Minister should stay off the alcohol because his reasoning is pretty fuzzy. Muslims commit crimes because they are criminals. Period. Migrants are put on the list to be deported faster if they commit crimes, so this theory of Thomas de Maiziere makes no sense. The reason they confess to their … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} Saudi Arabia: Indian man escapes 7-years of jail and lashes for ‘defaming Grand Mosque’ by converting

Surely he converted after a lot of “affinity” for Islam, forced onto him by other prisoners. After all, how can you not love Islam after you are punished with lashes and jailtime? . . Man saved from 7-year jail after converting to Islam He was accused of defaming Grand Mosque By Staff, Emirates 24/7 Published … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} Alarm over Nigerian Christian killed for insulting Islam

Christians are demanding that authorities do more to protect them after a woman was stabbed to death for allegedly insulting the Prophet Muhammad in Nigeria’s mainly Muslim north. Continue reading

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{FD} India: Army terminates Muslim soldier who insist to wear beard ‘on religious grounds’

Wise by them to get rid of the Islamist in the army. . . The beard truth: Army wants soldiers to have a clean shave S. Anandan The Hindu Kochi, June 2, 2016 Jawan who wanted to grow one is sacked. After a great deal of legal wrangling, a jawan who insisted on growing a … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} Pakistani father of 35 aims for 100 children ‘as his religious duty’

NDTV | Agence France-Presse Updated: June 03, 2016 11:31 IST   Pakistani father Sardar Haji Jan Mohammad Khilji plays with some of his children at his residence in Quetta. (AFP Photo) Quetta, Pakistan: A Pakistani father of 35 is now searching for a fourth wife as he romps towards his goal of 100 children, a … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} CAIR’s instructions to Muslims: Defy Customs Agents

  by Breitbart TV2 Jun 201652 (THE UNITED WEST) The Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) has called on Muslims to openly defy U.S. Customs Agents when questioned on travel from Islamic controlled countries by saying, “None of your **** Business.” Hassan Shibly (Executive Director CAIR, Florida) also encourages Muslims to agitate Customs Agents by … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} ISIS terrorists planning attack in Germany were posing as asylum-seekers and living in refugee shelters

Isil terrorists ‘planning Paris-style attack’ in Germany were posing as asylum-seekers and living in refugee shelters   German prosecutors are currently investigating 180 suspects linked to jihadist groups in Syria Credit: Getty   Justin Huggler, Berlin 3 June 2016 • 4:15pm Telegraph Three Syrian men arrested in Germany over an alleged plan to carry out … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} CNN finds Somali war criminal working security at DC area airport

BY: Jack Heretik June 1, 2016 2:03 pm The Wahington Free Beacon CNN has found an alleged war criminal from Somalia now working in the United States as an airport security guard. Yusuf Abdi Ali was a commander during the Somali Civil War during the 1980s and has been accused of ordering the torture and … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} North Carolina high school prank upsets Latino students

A group of students at a western North Carolina high school built a wall made of boxes and blocked access to a common area, and their Latino classmates are upset. Continue reading

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{FD} Conclusion of Brazil subway line depends of loan approval

Brazilian officials say the conclusion of a new subway line crucial for the transportation of visitors to the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro depends on the federal government’s approval of a $390 million loan. Continue reading

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{FD} Crowdfunded beer pipeline to protect medieval city of Bruges

The idea may have seemed mad, but after all, the beer is called the Madman of Bruges,€” or Brugse Zot in Dutch. Continue reading

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{FD} Authorities: Man killed 1-year-old daughter, then himself

Authorities say a father shot and killed his 1-year-old daughter before killing himself at a home in Ohio. Continue reading

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{FD} Ex-Stanford swimmer’s jail term decried as too lenient

A six-month jail term for a former Stanford University swimmer convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman is being decried as a slap on the wrist. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: UN urges probe after Syrian drowns in Hungary

The Latest on Europe’s migration crisis. Continue reading

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{FD} Iraqi Christian details how ISIS fighters ‘married’ her only for rape

An Iraqi Christian who escaped the ISIS stronghold of Mosul says she was “married and divorced” as many as nine times a night, all to give her tormentors a twisted justification for rape, according to an interview conducted by an advocacy group and rev… Continue reading

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{FD} Tropical rains, possible tornadoes threaten half of the US

From tropical rains to tornadoes, about half of the U.S. expected to see wet and at times severe weather this weekend, capping a week of scorching temperatures out West and flooding that killed nine soldiers when their military vehicle got caught in th… Continue reading

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{FD} Floods, strikes, security: French tourism faces challenges

The weather is awful, striking workers and widespread flooding are causing travel chaos and security fears following deadly extremist attacks last year in Paris still linger in people’s minds. Continue reading

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{FD} Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Quotes of All Time

Reflecting on the words of a man who helped transform a sport and the way Americans think about race. Continue reading

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{FD} Monster-size alligator big attraction at Florida golf course

A giant alligator is getting worldwide attention after golfers took a video of it strolling across a Florida course. Continue reading

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{FD} Kentucky teen waives extradition, will face charges in WV

A news report says an 18-year-old Kentucky man has waived extradition so he can be brought to West Virginia to face charges of killing longtime coal executive Ben Hatfield. Continue reading

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{FD} Tanker carries 221 shipwreck survivors to safety in Italy

A Norwegian tanker carrying 221 migrants who survived a shipwreck Friday is expected to arrive shortly at the Italian port of Augusta on the island of Sicily. Continue reading

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{FD} Ex-Marine fired from job for lowering flag on Memorial Day

A former Marine says he was fired from his contract job with Time Warner Cable in Charlotte after he lowered the American flag to half-staff on Memorial Day. Continue reading

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{FD} Muguruza wins French Open, denying Williams 22nd major title

Garbine Muguruza won her first Grand Slam title by beating defending champion Serena Williams 7-5, 6-4 at the French Open on Saturday, denying the American her record-equaling 22nd major trophy. Continue reading

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{FD} Former Polish presidents lead thousands in opposition march

Poland’s two former presidents are leading tens of thousands in the latest march in Warsaw against the policies of the right-wing government as they mark 27 years since the ouster of communism. Continue reading

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{FD} Niger’s defense ministry says Boko Haram kills 32 soldiers

Niger’s defense ministry says Boko Haram extremists attacked a military post near the country’s border with Nigeria, killing at least 32 soldiers. Continue reading

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{FD} 1 dead in building collapse at Thai island resort

Police say a woman who was one of six Thai tourists at a beach resort in eastern Thailand died when the building in which they were staying collapsed. Continue reading

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{FD} Man charged in stabbing death of 11-year-old Houston boy

Houston police say they’ve charged a 27-year-old Houston man with murder in the stabbing death of an 11-year-old who was walking home from school last month. Continue reading

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{FD} Prosecutors charge man with kidnapping of Detroit boy

Prosecutors say a man has been charged with kidnapping in the case of a 13-year-old Detroit boy who was found dead in a vacant lot after being abducted from a city street. Continue reading

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{FD} Babysitter charged with murder for infant’s drug death

A babysitter has been charged with murder and child endangering after authorities say she gave an 8-month-old boy a fatal dose of Benadryl last month. Continue reading

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{FD} Pope donates scooters to homebound elderly couple in Rome

The pope has donated a pair of scooters to an elderly couple in Rome who lost their mobility due to the consequences of diabetes and hypertension. Continue reading

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{FD} Craze for quails: Zimbabwe looks to bird for economic boost

A small bird has assumed heavyweight significance in Zimbabwe. Continue reading

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