Monthly Archives: January 2017

{FD} Report: Former UN chief Ban won’t run for S.Korea presidency

A news report says former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has declared that he won’t run for South Korea’s presidency. Continue reading

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{FD} Boston Marathon bombing survivor to marry firefighter who saved her

When Roseann Sdoia was laid up with an amputated leg in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing, love was the last thing on her mind. Continue reading

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{FD} Tunisian ISIS suspect arrested over attack plot in Germany

Authorities have raided dozens of locations in western Germany and arrested a Tunisian man suspected of being a recruiter for the Islamic State group and rounding up supporters to carry out an attack in Germany. Continue reading

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{FD} Israel announces plan to build 3,000 homes in West Bank settlements, report says

Israel announced plans Tuesday to build 3,000 more settlement homes in the West Bank settlements, Reuters reported, marking the third time the country announced similar plans since President Trump was sworn in. Continue reading

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{FD} Body of Ivy League student reported missing found near New Hampshire river

Police have recovered the body of a missing Dartmouth College student in a river near the campus. Continue reading

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{FD} Israeli forces brace for evacuation of West Bank outpost

Israeli forces and West Bank settlers are bracing for the looming evacuation of a settlement outpost slated for demolition. Continue reading

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{FD} Senator: Army Corp told to approve Dakota pipeline easement

The Acting Secretary of the Army has directed the Army Corps of Engineers to proceed with an easement necessary to complete the Dakota Access pipeline, North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven said on Tuesday. Continue reading

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{FD} US watchdog offers bleak statistics for Afghan progress

A U.S. watchdog has issued a bleak report, its first to the Trump administration, saying the Afghan government controls barely half the country, its security forces numbers are declining and that drug production is on the rise while eradication is down. Continue reading

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{FD} Philippine communist rebels to end unilateral cease-fire

Philippine communist rebels say they are terminating their unilateral cease-fire after accusing the government of failing to release all political prisoners and encroaching on rebel-held areas. Continue reading

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{FD} At a Pyongyang car dealership, only the logos are local

Salespeople at Pyongyang’s premier car dealership wait patiently beside racks of glossy brochures in a showroom filled with that unmistakable new car smell from a couple dozen Whistle sedans and Cuckoo SUVs — all bearing the distinctive, double-pigeon logo of Pyonghwa Motors, North Korea’s only passenger car company. Continue reading

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{FD} Mystery over Chinese tycoon’s disappearance from Hong Kong

Mystery surrounds the whereabouts of a Chinese billionaire reportedly taken away from his Hong Kong hotel by mainland police, in a case that has parallels with last year’s disappearances of five booksellers. Continue reading

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{FD} China manufacturing activity in January close to 2-year high

A survey shows Chinese manufacturing expanded in January at close to its fastest pace in two years. Continue reading

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{FD} New Zealand’s new leader sets September date for election

New Zealand’s recently appointed Prime Minister Bill English announced the country will hold its national election on Sept. 23 in what will become a test of his popularity following the surprise December resignation of former leader John Key. Continue reading

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{FD} Board: LAPD didn’t use force in woman’s in-custody death

A civilian police oversight board has found there was no force used against a black woman who officials say killed herself while in Los Angeles police custody. Continue reading

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{FD} A look at some of Judge Neil Gorsuch’s notable opinions

Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court, has been on the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals since 2006. Continue reading

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{FD} Conservative Judge Gorsuch is Trump’s Supreme Court choice

President Donald Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch, a fast-rising conservative judge with a writer’s flair, to the Supreme Court on Tuesday, setting up a fierce fight with Democrats over a jurist who could shape America’s legal landscape for decades to come. Continue reading

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{FD} Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch skeptical of gov’t regulations

Neil Gorsuch, named Tuesday as President Donald Trump’s nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court, is known for his clear, colloquial writing, advocacy for court review of government regulations, defense of religious freedom and skepticism toward law enforcem… Continue reading

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{FD} 20 ‘Vetted’ Muslim Refugees Who Turned to Terrorism After Being Allowed Into America

Originally posted on Muslim Statistics:
Put this into context: there has been no refugee Buddhists, Christians, Jews who turned to terrorism after being permitted entry into the United States. And that is pretty remarkable. If terrorism is a human issue and not a Muslim issue, figures would speak otherwise. The list of refugee terrorists unfortunately… Continue reading

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{FD} AP Source: Yates troubled that law disadvantaged Muslims

A person familiar with Sally Yates’ thinking says the former acting attorney general has told others she felt Donald Trump’s executive order on refugees appeared to favor Christians over Muslims and she was troubled by that. Continue reading

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{FD} US deports Colombian wanted in death of journalist

U.S. immigration officials say a Colombian man wanted in his home country in the fatal shooting of a journalist has been deported after being arrested in South Texas last year. Continue reading

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{FD} Orlando shooter’s widow seeks jail release pending trial

Lawyers for the widow of the man who staged a deadly terrorist attack at a Florida nightclub had no advance knowledge of the plot and did not know ahead of time that her husband planned to buy ammunition while they were on a trip to Walmart. Continue reading

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{FD} Man allegedly used mango picker to steal guns on Maui

Federal agents say a man used a mango picker to steal six guns out of a Maui storage unit. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: California bill seeks to hamper Muslim registry

The Latest on California legislation involving immigration (all times local): 3:40 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Report links Honduran govt, industry to activist killings

An international watchdog group released a report Tuesday linking top Honduran politicians and members of the business elite to violence against land activists. Continue reading

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{FD} Yemen anti-terror raid turned up intel ‘treasure trove,’ sources say

A raid targeting senior Al Qaeda leaders in Yemen over the weekend yielded a large amount of potential intelligence, military sources tell Fox News. Continue reading

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{FD} Probe into alleged fake jobs for relatives threatens French conservative presidential candidate

French presidential candidate Francois Fillon not only paid his wife for an allegedly fake job as a parliamentary aide, but also employed two of the couple’s children for the same positions, a weekly newspaper is reporting. Continue reading

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{FD} 4 hurt in helicopter crash during training at Fort Campbell

Fort Campbell says four soldiers have been injured after a helicopter crashed and caught fire at the Army post. Continue reading

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{FD} Union-backed Ronald Vitiello named to lead Border Patrol

A longtime Border Patrol official who is backed by the agents’ union has been named chief of the agency, less than a week after his predecessor resigned under pressure. Continue reading

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{FD} White House: No Americans will be targeted in terror strikes

The White House said Tuesday that no American citizen “will ever be targeted” in raids against terror suspects, a blanket statement that appeared to signal a break from the Obama administration’s strategy for pursuing and targeting suspects in countert… Continue reading

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{FD} Florida deputies shoot, wound man armed with knife

Authorities say two Florida deputies shot and wounded a man armed with a knife outside a grocery store. Continue reading

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{FD} Premier says Mosque shooting shows Quebec has its ‘demons’

Quebec’s premier acknowledged Tuesday that his French-speaking province has its “demons” in terms of attitudes toward Muslims, but he said it is generally open and accepting despite this week’s deadly attack on a mosque and long-simmering debates about… Continue reading

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{FD} First of 911 calls from Florida airport shooting released

A terrified girl trapped in a janitor’s closet and a Delta flight crew hiding inside a briefing room are among those who called 911 during the Florida airport shooting spree that killed five people and wounded six others. Continue reading

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{FD} Some Sept. 11 families speak out against Trump’s travel ban

Some families of those killed in the Sept. 11 attacks spoke out Tuesday against President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from seven majority-Muslim countries. Continue reading

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{FD} Prosecutor: Defendant stalked NYC boy 37 years ago

Pedro Hernandez watched 6-year-old Etan Patz from the corner store where he worked all those years ago, prosecutors said. He knew the little boy liked to get treats there, and that he waited for the school bus in the morning without adult supervision, … Continue reading

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{FD} Infant died of starvation after parents’ overdose deaths

A coroner says a 5-month-old Pennsylvania girl starved to death in her bassinet after her parents died of drug overdoses. Continue reading

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{FD} Iran launched another ballistic missile in secret last month, US officials say

On the same day the United Nations Security Council held an emergency meeting to discuss Iran’s recent test launch of a medium-range ballistic missile, Fox News has learned of another secret missile launch, this one conducted in early December, two U.S… Continue reading

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{FD} US official says 872 refugees to be allowed in

The Trump administration said 872 refugees will be allowed into the United States this week despite a presidential order suspending the U.S. refugees program. Continue reading

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{FD} Judge: Dad, 92, not competent for trial in daughter’s death

A judge has ruled that a 92-year-old West Virginia man charged with shooting his 68-year-old daughter to death is not competent to stand trial. Continue reading

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{FD} Maine motorist receives summons after train smashes his car

A Maine driver who had two children in his car when it was slammed by a train could face up to a year in jail. Continue reading

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{FD} Social media worries for your kids? Maybe put your own phone down first

Kids may feel less satisfied with their lives after spending just an hour a day on social media, according to a study published by the IZA Institute of Labor Economics in Germany. Continue reading

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{FD} After Trump order, volunteer lawyers descend on big airports

New York’s Kennedy Airport has swiftly become one of the nation’s most closely watched immigration law centers. Continue reading

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{FD} Missing woman’s dad presses on with search after relatives find other bodies

For the second straight weekend family searching for Jessica Runions found a dead body, but the deceased turned out not to be the missing Missouri woman. Continue reading

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{FD} Police: Deputies shoot armed man during encounter

Authorities say deputies have shot and wounded a Tennessee man during an encounter at a traffic stop. Continue reading

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{FD} Students, alums do 24-hour show to protest college move

Students and alumni have launched a 24-hour “protest performance” to show opposition to a New Jersey college’s possible relocation. Continue reading

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{FD} Churchgoer accused of passing out THC-laced cookies is charged

A 74-year-old Indiana man is facing charges in connection with passing out cookies laced with THC — the active chemical in marijuana — at a church in Ellettsville. Continue reading

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{FD} Montana fire department rescues dog who got his head wedged in wheel

A curious puppy named Blaze ended up in a precarious situation Monday when he ended up getting his head stuck in a tire wheel and needed the help of the local fire department. Continue reading

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{FD} Body of Dartmouth student reported missing found near river

Police have recovered the body of a missing Dartmouth College student in a river near campus. Continue reading

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{FD} African leaders OK strategy for mass withdrawal from ICC

African leaders have adopted a strategy calling for a collective withdrawal from the International Criminal Court. Continue reading

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{FD} At least 3 soldiers critically injured in Fort Campbell helicopter crash

At least three soldiers were critically injured Tuesday — with the condition of a fourth unknown — after a Blackhawk helicopter crashed during training at Fort Campbell in Kentucky. Continue reading

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{FD} Mom claimed she heard ‘voices’ in her head before stabbing baby boy

An Arizona mother allegedly heard “voices in her head” before stabbing her 5-month-old son, killing him. Continue reading

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