Daily Archives: November 6, 2016

{FD} In unprecedented act, China bars 2 HK lawmakers from office

China’s top legislature on Monday effectively barred two democratically elected separatist lawmakers from taking office in Hong Kong, an intervention into a local political dispute that’s likely to spark further turmoil in the southern Chinese city. Continue reading

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{FD} Syrian militants mass in distant province after truce deals

The men receive a hero’s welcome as they step off the green buses in Syria’s Idlib province with guns slung over their shoulders, having been forced to leave besieged and bombarded towns and cities as part of local truce deals with the government in Da… Continue reading

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{FD} A twice-divorced Saudi mother of 6 reinterprets Islamic law

When Souad al-Shammary posted a series of tweets about the thick beards worn by Saudi clerics, she never imagined she would land in jail. Continue reading

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{FD} Family members fear California mother of 2 was abducted while running

The family of a missing California woman believes she had been abducted while she was out jogging. Continue reading

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{FD} India, Britain talk trade and investment during May’s visit

British Prime Minister Theresa May and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi have begun wide-ranging talks aimed at deepening ties between their countries and boosting trade and investment as the U.K. plans to leave the European Union. Continue reading

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{FD} Substantial damage after earthquake rattles major Oklahoma oil hub

Dozens of buildings sustained “substantial damage” after a 5.0 magnitude earthquake struck an Oklahoma town that’s home to one of the world’s key oil hubs, but officials said Monday that no damage has been reported at the oil terminal. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘Person of interest’ in deadly New Jersey stabbings in custody

Authorities in New Jersey took the “person of interest” in a deadly stabbing attack into custody Sunday night after a standoff. Continue reading

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{FD} Residents say stench from large Los Angeles dump is unbearable

The largest dump in Los Angeles County is under fire from several agencies for a stench that some residents say is unbearable. Continue reading

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{FD} Georgia police officer killed, another wounded in shooting

A Georgia police officer was shot and killed and another was wounded on Sunday, authorities said. Continue reading

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{FD} Iraqi Kurdish forces advance on IS-held town east of Mosul

Iraqi Kurdish fighters are exchanging heavy fighters with militants as they advance from two directions on a town held by the Islamic State group east of the city of Mosul. Continue reading

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{FD} Nicaraguan officials say president wins 3rd consecutive term

President Daniel Ortega won re-election to a third consecutive term as Nicaragua’s leader, electoral officials said late Sunday as they released early results from an election that the opposition called a farce. Continue reading

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{FD} King celebrating latest work at his alma mater, UMaine

Stephen King is launching his latest work, “Hearts in Suspension,” with a reading of the book at his alma mater, the University of Maine. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: China’s ruling bars Hong Kong duo from office

The Latest on China’s intervention in a Hong Kong political dispute (all times local): ___ 11:35 a.m. Continue reading

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{FD} China replaces finance minister amid debt, stimulus efforts

China’s government has replaced Finance Minister Lou Jiwei, one of its most prominent figures in global financial circles, as Beijing pursues plans to rein in surging debt and stimulate its slowing economy. Continue reading

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{FD} Department of Defense names 3 US soldiers killed in Jordan

The Defense Department has identified three soldiers killed in a shooting this week outside a military base in Jordan. Continue reading

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{FD} Magnitude 5.3 earthquake rattles central Oklahoma

A magnitude 5.3 earthquake struck Sunday near Cushing, Oklahoma, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Continue reading

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{FD} Magnitude 5.3 earthquake hits central Oklahoma.

A magnitude 5.3 earthquake has shaken central Oklahoma. Continue reading

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{FD} Abu Sayyaf claims to have kidnapped German, killed woman

The Philippine military is trying to verify a claim by Abu Sayyaf militants that they have kidnapped a German man from a yacht and shot and killed his girlfriend. Continue reading

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{FD} Police: Officer fatally shoots man in 2-state chase

Police say an east Georgia police officer fatally shot a man in a car chase that ended in western Alabama. Continue reading

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{FD} Myanmar police suspect colleague in British teacher’s death

Police in Myanmar say a British teacher has been found dead with chest and head wounds in a colleague’s apartment in Yangon. Continue reading

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{FD} Police: Motorist who dragged deputy fatally shot in Kentucky

Kentucky State Police say a sheriff’s deputy who was involved in a traffic stop was dragged by a vehicle before he fatally shot a motorist in southcentral Kentucky. Continue reading

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{FD} Police: Man shot fleeing stolen car in suburban Atlanta

Police say an officer shot a man attempting to flee from a stolen vehicle in suburban Atlanta. Continue reading

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{FD} Explosion critically injures 1 at Delaware pumpkin flinging contest

Delaware State Police say one person has been critically injured after an apparatus used to launch pumpkins into the air exploded. Continue reading

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{FD} UN peacekeeper killed, 7 wounded in north Mali convoy attack

Authorities say Islamic militants have launched attacks on both a U.N. Continue reading

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{FD} Big building being hauled through Denver on Sunday

Movers are planning to guide a large building through Denver on Sunday to its new location downtown. Continue reading

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{FD} Protesters gather near Moroccan parliament over grisly death

Nearly 2,000 people have marched to the Moroccan Parliament to protest the gruesome death of a fish vendor and to express a broader anger over alleged corruption by police and government officials. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘Person of interest’ sought in fatal stabbings at New Jersey home

A New Jersey man already wanted on assault charges from last month was being sought Sunday as a “person of interest” in a weekend knife attack at a Newark home that left two children and a woman dead, authorities say. Continue reading

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{FD} Mormon brothers among Utah residents pushing for medical pot

Twin brothers, both devout Mormons, are among a growing legion of Utah residents embracing medical marijuana as a way to treat a host of ailments. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Big building on the move through Denver

The Latest on movers guiding a large brick building to its new site in Denver. Continue reading

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{FD} Police: Handcuffed man who fled hospital arrested for escape

A handcuffed car theft suspect who bolted from a Southern California hospital while being treated for injuries from a traffic collision was arrested Sunday after a manhunt, police said. Continue reading

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{FD} US envoy says killing of 3 US trainers in Jordan ‘tragic’

A U.S. official described the shooting deaths of three U.S. military trainers in Jordan as a “very tragic incident.” The Americans were killed Friday while driving into an air base in southern Jordan. Continue reading

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{FD} Man kills sons, 4 and 5, then himself after shootout with St. Louis cops

A 43-year-old man took his own life after he killed his two young sons in a St. Louis park, according to reports Sunday. Continue reading

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{FD} US pastor to ask judge to reject Uganda anti-gay lawsuit

A Massachusetts evangelist will ask a federal judge to reject a lawsuit that accuses him of waging a long campaign to persecute gays in Uganda. Continue reading

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{FD} Q&A: A look at the offensive against IS-held Raqqa

U.S.-backed Syrian forces on Sunday said they would march on the northern city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the Islamic State group’s self-styled caliphate. Continue reading

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{FD} Stockholm hotel apologizes for hosting populist pol gala

Stockholm’s posh Grand Hotel has apologized for hosting an awards ceremony for right-wing, populist politicians in Europe, saying it never should have taken the booking. Continue reading

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{FD} A look at US police encounters resulting in black deaths

The police slayings of two black men after traffic stops are the focus of murder trials unfolding in two cities. Continue reading

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{FD} Utah police officer dies after struck by suspect’s car during chase

A police officer in suburban Salt Lake City died Sunday after a stolen car struck him in the street during a chase, investigators said. Continue reading

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{FD} Mosul Today: Advances slow in Mosul, bombers hit elsewhere

Iraq’s special forces worked Sunday to clear neighborhoods on the eastern edge of Islamic State-held Mosul as bombings launched by the extremist group elsewhere in the country killed at least 20 people. Continue reading

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{FD} Kosovo opposition party supporter found dead in detention

Kosovo police say an opposition party member in detention has died under still unclear circumstances. Continue reading

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{FD} NYU professor on leave after blasting PC culture fires back

New York University liberal studies professor Michael Rectenwald, the man behind the @DeplorableNYUProf Twitter account, has gone public about being placed on paid leave by the University after publicly criticizing its campus culture of political correctness and “safe spaces”. Continue reading

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{FD} Kosovo police arrest 7 people for alleged terror activity

Kosovo police say they have arrested seven people for alleged involvement in terror activities. Continue reading

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{FD} Jury selection resumes in Charleston church shooting trial

Jury selection resumes Monday in the federal death penalty trial of Dylann Roof, the white man charged in the shooting deaths of nine black parishioners during a Bible study at a Charleston, South Carolina church last year. Continue reading

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{FD} Georgia police investigate accidental shooting involving boys, 12 and 11

Georgia police are investigating an accidental shooting in a home Saturday involving two boys, 12 and 11, Fox 5 Atlanta reports. Continue reading

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{FD} Kansas police detective shot, wounded in confrontation with robbery suspect

Police in Kansas arrested a robbery suspect late Saturday after a dramatic shootout that evening wounded a Topeka detective, local media reported. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: New Jersey fatal stabbing victims ID’d

The Latest on the New Jersey knife-stabbing attack that left three people dead and three injured. Continue reading

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{FD} Montenegro: Russians behind Election Day coup attempt

Montenegro says an investigation has shown that Russian nationalists were behind an alleged coup attempt on election day because of the government’s bid to join NATO. Continue reading

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{FD} British cardinal pays rare visit to Gaza’s Christians

The leader of the Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales is in the Gaza Strip, trying to give a spiritual lift to the territory’s tiny Christian minority. Continue reading

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{FD} Yemen group says conduct in Taiz amounts to war crimes

A human rights group in Yemen says the fighting in the southern city of Taiz amounts to war crimes. Continue reading

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{FD} UK interfaith leaders pray at Bataclan concert hall in Paris

A group of U.K. interfaith leaders have prayed outside the Bataclan concert hall a week ahead of the Paris attacks anniversary, paying tribute to the “victims of hatred and terrorism” and warning against a rise of Islamophobia. Continue reading

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{FD} Scandal unites rival Koreas in fury at South Korea’s leader

In only a few days, South Korea’s biggest scandal in years has done what six decades of diplomacy and bloodshed couldn’t. Continue reading

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