Daily Archives: January 18, 2017

{FD} From IS to government control, Syrians left with few choices

Carrying her four-year-old son, Elham Saleh walked all night behind a smuggler, navigating land mines through Islamic State group- and rebel-held territory in northern Syria. Continue reading

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{FD} Malaysian PM urges Muslim world to help oppressed Rohingya

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has urged the Organization of Islamic Cooperation to help end the persecution of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority, as OIC foreign ministers open a special meeting to discuss the crisis. Continue reading

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{FD} Philippines, communist rebels resume peace talks in Rome

Philippine negotiators and communist guerrillas are set to resume peace talks in Rome, with the Maoist insurgents warning that alleged government violations of an accord on human rights may prompt them to end a monthslong ceasefire. Continue reading

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{FD} Mideast expects big changes under Trump

Donald Trump’s all-but-dismissal of human rights as a foreign policy principle could land like an earthquake across a Middle East landscape beset by warring factions and beleaguered governments, with some players eyeing the prospect of once unimaginabl… Continue reading

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{FD} Dog found with nose and ears cut off in Detroit

The Michigan Humane Society is offering a reward after a dog was found with its ears and nose cut off on Tuesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Virginia executes inmate convicted of murdering family of four

A man convicted of killing a couple and their two young daughters in their Virginia home on New Year’s Day 2006 was put to death Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} At least 15 children killed when bus, truck collide in India

Police say at least 15 young children were killed after a school bus collided with a truck loaded with sand in northern India. Continue reading

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{FD} Maine man to be sentenced for killing girlfriend, 2 children

A Maine man convicted of killing his girlfriend and her two children faces 25 years to life in prison when he’s sentenced. Continue reading

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{FD} Already reeling, Mexico fears it has much to lose with Trump

Donald Trump’s assumption of the U.S. presidency couldn’t come at a worse time for Mexico. Continue reading

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{FD} Unending vigil for S. Koreans camped near sex-slave statue

Every night they sleep above cold concrete, curled up in sleeping bags on rubber mattresses in a tent made of plastic sheets held together with tape. Continue reading

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{FD} Drug deaths reach record high in British Columbia last year

Canada’s Pacific coast province of British Columbia reached a new peak of 914 illicit drug overdose deaths last year with the arrival of the deadly opioid fentanyl. Continue reading

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{FD} Investigators: Shooting victim saved by plate in neck

Investigators say a metal plate in an Oklahoma man’s neck saved him from paralysis or worse when he was shot. Continue reading

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{FD} Judge scolds government over Iraq detainee abuse pictures

A federal judge scolded the government on Wednesday for being overprotective of potentially disturbing images of how the military treated prisoners in Iraq and Afghanistan and proceeding as if court review of its decisions about the pictures should not… Continue reading

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{FD} Judge orders return of deputy’s property

A federal magistrate has ordered a Florida deputy’s belongings returned to him, after they were seized to help pay the expenses of a man he shot and paralyzed. Continue reading

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{FD} First of 3 more storms hits California as drought retreats

The worst area of drought in California has significantly narrowed to a small region northwest of Los Angeles that has stubbornly failed to benefit from Pacific storms that have drenched much of the state since the fall and were lining up again Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Critical federal approvals for massive Wyoming wind project

The biggest onshore wind development in the works in the U.S. has received two critical federal approvals. Continue reading

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{FD} Leader of Australia’s most populous state quits

The leader of Australia’s most popular state resigned Thursday after his popularity plummeted over a series of decisions during 2016. Continue reading

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{FD} Labor Department sues JPMorgan over sexual discrimination

The Department of Labor is suing JPMorgan Chase & Co. for discriminating against female workers. Continue reading

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{FD} Truck, Amish buggy crash, killing horse, man riding in buggy

A horse-drawn Amish buggy and a truck have crashed in Ohio, killing the horse and a man riding in the buggy. Continue reading

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{FD} FBI investigating threats to Jewish centers

Federal authorities say they’re investigating threats to Jewish centers nationwide. Continue reading

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{FD} Indianapolis woman faces neglect charges after child’s death

Prosecutors have charged an Indianapolis woman with two counts of neglect after her 3-yar-old son shot his 5-year-old sister in the head. Continue reading

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{FD} Chicago officer charged with murder in fatal shooting of unarmed man

A Chicago cop has been charged in the fatal shooting of Jose Nieves, who was unarmed and shot on Jan. 2. Continue reading

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{FD} Key players in Iran nuke deal aim message at Trump: It works

The United Nations, the European Union and key players in the Iran nuclear agreement are delivering a united message aimed at U.S. President-elect Donald Trump: The deal is working and must be maintained to keep Tehran from developing a nuclear weapon. Continue reading

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{FD} Sheriff accused of stealing meth pleads guilty, resigns

A newly elected West Virginia sheriff who admitted he was a meth addict and was charged with stealing the drug from a police locker pleaded guilty to a felony and resigned from office Wednesday, a prosecutor said. Continue reading

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{FD} Haiti leader promises IDs for migrants in Dominican Republic

Haiti’s president-elect is pledging to provide national ID cards to migrants in the neighboring Dominican Republic so they can apply for a legal residency program. Continue reading

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{FD} Baby sitter who was watching boy killed by train charged

Authorities say a baby sitter who was watching a 2-year-old Florida boy when he was struck by a train has been charged in his death. Continue reading

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{FD} Virginia set to execute man convicted in family’s slaying

A man convicted of brutally killing a couple and their young daughters in their Virginia home on New Year’s Day 2006 is scheduled to be executed Wednesday evening. Continue reading

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{FD} Decorated activist slain in northern Mexico

A Mexican indigenous leader who was awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize in 2005 has been shot dead, less than a year after another winner of the award was slain in Honduras. Continue reading

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{FD} Finding a new ‘faith home’

Six steps for transitioning from one church to another — and making sure it’s right for you. Continue reading

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{FD} Guantanamo prisoner loses bid for release before Trump era

A Guantanamo prisoner from Algeria lost a last-minute legal maneuver Wednesday to go home before President-elect Donald Trump takes office. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Virginia urges court to let execution proceed

The Latest on the scheduled execution of a Virginia inmate convicted of killing a Richmond family in 2006 (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} The secrets of family financial fitness

Expert Rachel Cruze shares the way to a better bottom line. Continue reading

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{FD} Fishermen hurled from boat at 57 mph as camera rolls

Scary moments for a couple of college fishermen unfolded on video as their boat suddenly jerked at 57 mph, flinging them into the water. Continue reading

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{FD} Funeral director who had bodies in her garage gets prison

A Philadelphia funeral director found with three decomposing bodies in her garage has been sentenced to three months in prison. Continue reading

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{FD} Mexico arrests ex-governor sent home after US prison term

Mexican prosecutors say a former state governor has been taken into custody by Mexican agents after serving a prison sentence for money laundering in the United States. Continue reading

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{FD} Teens accused of firing at Border Patrol truck are charged

Authorities say two teenage boys are facing charges after allegedly shooting at a parked U.S. Border Patrol truck last month near Sierra Vista. Continue reading

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{FD} Stray cat found with an arrow through its body, taken to vet

A stray cat has been found in New Jersey with an arrow through its body. Continue reading

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{FD} Man gets year in prison for running illegal cosmetic clinic

A Colombian national accused of pretending to be a doctor in South Florida and injecting silicone into his patients as part of cosmetic procedures has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison. Continue reading

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{FD} South Africans call for abducted photographer’s release

South Africans have gathered at a community center to call for the release of a South African freelance photographer who was abducted in Syria. Continue reading

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{FD} Hyperinflation renders Venezuela a nation of broke millionaires

Amid rampant inflation, widespread shortages of everything from ****** paper to medicine and a failing economy, the Venezuelan government recently introduced three new bank notes into the market ranging from 500 to 20,000 bolivars. Continue reading

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{FD} Officers who fatally shot woman holding fake gun are cleared

A Virginia prosecutor has cleared two police officers in the shooting death of a woman who was brandishing a replica handgun. Continue reading

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{FD} Prosecutors: Minnesota cop should go to trial for shooting

Prosecutors argued Wednesday that the case against the Minnesota police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile during a July traffic stop should proceed, saying several issues raised by the defense team — including the suggestion that Castile was negligent — must be left for a jury to resolve. Continue reading

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{FD} Iranian bodybuilder jailed for posting revealing photos of herself online

Iran’s social media police have struck again. Continue reading

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{FD} Donations to black college’s band for inauguration top $620G after O’Reilly interview

The donations keep pouring in for a historically black college’s marching band to perform at the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump on Friday, nearly a week after the school’s president made his plea on “The O’Reilly Factor.” Continue reading

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{FD} Rabbis plan response to white supremacist threats in Montana

Orthodox Jewish rabbis said Wednesday they will counter white supremacists’ harassment of the Jewish community in the Montana town of Whitefish by sending students to visit the Auschwitz concentration camp and by mailing a Torah to every Jewish family … Continue reading

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{FD} Slain girl’s dad sues Navajo Nation for lack of alert system

The father of an 11-year-old Navajo girl who was abducted and killed has sued the tribe for failing to have an emergency notification system that he claims would have saved his daughter’s life. Continue reading

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{FD} Son of man banned from guns is blinded in shooting accident

A 12-year-old boy has been blinded by a ****** that struck him in the head after it ricocheted after his 11-year-old sister fired a gun at a Pennsylvania shooting range, state police say in court documents. Continue reading

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{FD} 6 civilians killed in rebel strike in Yemen’s Taiz

Yemeni security officials say a rocket fired by Shiite rebels has killed six civilians in the war-torn city of Taiz. Continue reading

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{FD} California snafu releases personal info of nearly 4,000 gun safety instructors

Thousands of firearm safety instructors in California had their private information wrongfully disclosed disclosed after an NPR reporter filed a freedom of information request for the data. Continue reading

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{FD} Orlando nightclub gunman’s wife pleads not guilty, blows a kiss in court

The wife of the Orlando nightclub gunman Omar Mateen pleaded not guilty Wednesday to helping her husband’s terror plans, and blew a kiss at her uncle as she walked out of the courtroom. Continue reading

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