Daily Archives: October 7, 2016

{FD} Navy commissioning to honor ship’s Pennsylvania namesake

A new U.S. Navy ship will join active service in honor of its namesake, Pennsylvania’s late longest-serving congressman John Murtha. Continue reading

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{FD} UN to vote on rival Syria resolutions _ and likely veto both

The U.N. Continue reading

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{FD} Volcano in southern Japan erupts; no injuries

Mount Aso in southern Japan has sent huge plumes of gray smoke as high as 11 kilometers (6.8 miles) into the air in one of the volcano’s biggest explosions in years. Continue reading

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{FD} Rebels attack police post in Kashmir, killing policeman

Police say an officer was killed after suspected rebels fired at a police post in Indian-controlled Kashmir. Continue reading

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{FD} Husband, girlfriend charged in death of Fort Meade soldier

The husband of a Fort Meade, Maryland, soldier who was found fatally shot last year in her home with her 5-month-old daughter unharmed next to her has been charged in the slaying, federal prosecutors said Friday. Continue reading

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{FD} Arkansas man sentenced to life in death of 90-year-old woman

An Arkansas man who prosecutors say had become obsessed with zombies and wanted to know what it would feel like to kill someone was sentenced to life in prison Friday in the fatal shooting of a 90-year-old woman. Continue reading

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{FD} Green Beret with Minnesota roots killed in Afghanistan

A 31-year-old soldier who was killed in Afghanistan this week grew up in southern Minnesota and was a decorated member of the special forces. Continue reading

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{FD} Report shows big increase in people seeking asylum on border

Hundreds of thousands of people have sought asylum along the U.S.-Mexico border in the last two years, a dramatic increase that shows how migrants have changed from mostly Mexican men trying to evade capture to more Central American families who often … Continue reading

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{FD} Key findings from major report on US border security

The Department of Homeland Security asked the Institute for Defense Analyses, a federally funded research organization, to help develop measures that assess security on the country’s nearly 2,000-mile border with Mexico. Continue reading

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{FD} Wet and wild: New Jersey teens drive 1,000 miles for Matthew

Millions of people were warned to flee Hurricane Matthew’s path. Continue reading

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{FD} France, Senegal to expand fight in region against extremism

France and Senegal have agreed to expand cooperation in the fight against extremism to at least 14 other African countries. Continue reading

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{FD} As storm hits Florida, Haitians try to help family on island

Nurses and doctors have been delayed by temporary airport closures in South Florida, unable to travel to those in Haiti injured by the hurricane that has killed hundreds. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Parolee charged in LA County sergeant slaying

The Latest on the killing of a Los Angeles County sheriff’s sergeant during a burglary call (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Coastal critters evacuated ahead of Hurricane Matthew

As Hurricane Matthew barrels along the East Coast, animal advocates are working overtime to get helpless pets and zoo animals out of harm’s way. Continue reading

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{FD} Evangelical campus ministry group asks pro-gay staff to quit

One of the largest evangelical college ministries in the U.S. has asked any staff members who support same-sex relationships to quit. Continue reading

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{FD} What Everyone Should Know About the Global Water Crisis

Entrepreneur Seth Siegel is on a mission to prevent the fast-approaching global water crisis and offers ways for you to get involved. Continue reading

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{FD} Man gets life in prison for ordering hit at wrong Ohio home

A man accused of arranging a contract killing in which the hired attacker went to the wrong Ohio home and shot someone with the same name as the intended target has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Continue reading

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{FD} Chicago teachers, school officials look to avert strike

Chicago teachers and officials in the nation’s third-largest school district will hold contract negotiations through the weekend in hopes of reaching a deal to avert a strike. Continue reading

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{FD} Niger: Attackers kill 22 soldiers near refugee camp

Niger’s government says attackers who killed at least 22 soldiers at a Malian refugee camp likely came from Mali. Continue reading

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{FD} Officials investigate cross burning at western Kentucky home

Authorities are investigating after a woman said she found a cross burning in her front yard and a racial slur written on her mobile home in western Kentucky. Continue reading

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{FD} Leaflets at east London mosque tells Muslims to kill all who insult the prophet

Leaflet ‘handed out at east London mosque’ tells Muslims to kill all who insult the prophet Standard, David Churchill 7 October 2016 Police today launched a hate crime probe after literature saying those who insult Islam “must be killed” was allegedly handed out at a London mosque. A Standard investigation has uncovered claims that the booklet, … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} Canada police force investigates switched-at-birth cases

Canada’s national police force says it is has started an investigation into two cases of babies who were allegedly switched at birth at a northern Manitoba hospital 41 years ago. Continue reading

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{FD} Syrian migrant identify 30 ISIS Jihadists in Germany

The German socialist media is truly stupid. Why are they publishing his name and photo in the report? They just put a death sentence on him. He probably imagines he will be immune from threats in Merkel-land. Little does he know that she has imported millions of terrorists. He may be safer in Syria… . … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} Iranian woman is sentenced to 6 years in prison for writing about women being stoned to death

Iranian woman is sentenced to six years in prison for an unpublished story she wrote about women being stoned to death  Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee is a writer and human rights activist  Iran’s Revolutionary Guard found her story after searching her home  Amnesty said she is ‘being punished for using her imagination’ Ms Iraee’s husband Arash Sadeghi is … Continue reading Continue reading

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{FD} Utah teen deaths probed amid national synthetic drug wave

Police are investigated the deaths of two 13-year-old boys in the Utah ski-resort town of Park City that may be connected to a new synthetic drug found at entertainer Prince’s estate as law enforcement around the country struggles with a national epide… Continue reading

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{FD} By hugging coast while over water, Matthew stays stronger

In its record-long week as a major hurricane, Matthew has threaded the needle with its track, staying over warm waters that provide fuel and avoiding land that could starve it. Continue reading

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{FD} Albania: Police destroy 2.4M marijuana plans since June

Albanian police say they have seized and destroyed 2.4 million marijuana plants discovered in the country this year. Continue reading

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{FD} California man turns himself in after knocking woman out

A muscular man who cold-cocked a woman outside a supermarket in Los Angeles last month has turned himself in, police officials told The Post. Continue reading

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{FD} Standoff continues with man at northwest Alabama motel

Authorities have identified a man holding police in a standoff at a motel in northwest Alabama for more than 24 hours. Continue reading

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{FD} Prosecutor: Building where 6 died was unsafe for its tenants

A prosecutor in the trial of a landlord of a Portland, Maine, building where six people died in a fire is using his closing statement to make the case the building was unsafely operated as an illegal rooming house. Continue reading

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{FD} US consumer borrowing rises in August

American consumers stepped up their borrowing in August, taking on greater debt in a possible sign of optimism amid stable job growth. Continue reading

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{FD} Sacramento refuses release of more footage in fatal shooting

City officials are refusing to release additional video footage in the shooting death of a homeless man in Sacramento this summer. Continue reading

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{FD} For Women in Tech, Bias Runs Deeper Than Most Think

A VC’s recent suggestion that women in tech use an initial instead of a first name to escape bias grated on many readers. Continue reading

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{FD} Costa Rican ex-soccer official pleads guilty to conspiracy

A former head of the Costa Rican soccer federation has pleaded guilty in New York to conspiracy and other charges. Continue reading

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{FD} Settlement talks could resolve suit over La. protest arrests

Settlement talks that one attorney describes as “fruitful” could resolve a lawsuit that Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson and others filed against the city of Baton Rouge over their arrests during protests of a deadly police shooting. Continue reading

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{FD} 95-year-old slain in Massachusetts home invasion; car stolen

Massachusetts authorities are looking for a car stolen during a home invasion that left a 95-year-old man dead and his wife severely injured. Continue reading

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{FD} Colleges now offering ‘safe spaces’ for students to take naps

Over the past two years, universities have embraced nap pods and nap rooms to address what California State University calls “the sleep crisis on college campuses.” Continue reading

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{FD} ‘I’m committed’: Island die-hards won’t evacuate for Matthew

The mayor of tiny Tybee Island, Georgia, was so worried about his constituents that he was calling them personally, pleading with them to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Matthew. Continue reading

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{FD} Youth football coach loses job after reportedly punishing boy over bullying

A Connecticut youth football coach lost his volunteer job this week after punishing a boy he accused of bullying a teammate, according to a report. Continue reading

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{FD} Refugees reportedly found hiding inside frigid truck near London

British authorities on Friday detained 15 refugees who were discovered hiding inside an ice-cold freezer truck carrying frozen potatoes imported from the Netherlands. Continue reading

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{FD} Attendance plummets at Oktoberfest amid fears of refugee sex assaults

The amount of people who attended this year’s Oktoberfest—the world’s largest beer festival in Munich — dropped to its lowest level in 15 years amid growing fears about rampant rapes and other sex crimes often linked to Germany’s burgeoning migrant population. Continue reading

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{FD} EU celebrates Paris Agreement, claims credit at UN

The EU is celebrating the Paris Agreement’s imminent entry into force with a ceremony at United Nations headquarters claiming credit for pushing the treaty that seeks to curtail the emissions of greenhouse gases past its final hurdle. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: 3 men convicted in asylum home grenade attack

The Latest on Europe’s reaction to its influx of migrants (all times local): 8 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} 4 guilty in 1 of Puerto Rico’s biggest corruption cases

A federal jury on Friday found four people guilty on all charges in one of Puerto Rico’s biggest public corruption cases in recent years. Continue reading

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{FD} Authorities get over 1,200 fraud complaints since La. floods

Authorities have received more than 1,200 disaster fraud complaints related to August’s historic flooding in south Louisiana. Continue reading

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{FD} How Critics of the ‘TPP’ Trans-Pacific Partnership Muddle Facts, Fictions and Fears

Both presidential candidates oppose this agreement. Where do you stand? Continue reading

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{FD} Germany: TUI fly scraps Saturday flights but will fly Sunday

German airline TUI fly says it will have to cancel most of its flights for the second consecutive day Saturday, but hopes to return to a full schedule Sunday as it deals with a crisis prompted by crews reporting sick. Continue reading

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{FD} Teacher accused of writing ‘focus’ on student’s forehead

A Virginia Beach math teacher has been accused of assault for writing on the forehead of an eighth grader in his class. Continue reading

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{FD} How Passion and Hard Work Fueled This Restaurateur’s Success

Learn how this entrepreneur opened up seven successful eateries in New York City. Continue reading

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{FD} Great Deals on Amazon Kindle, Dell Laptops and More

Our friends at TechBargains have rounded up these can’t-miss deals. Continue reading

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