Daily Archives: March 17, 2017

{FD} Man carrying explosives killed at checkpoint in Bangladesh

Security officials say a man carrying explosives was fired on and killed when he tried to cross a checkpoint run by an elite anti-crime force in Bangladesh’s capital. Continue reading

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{FD} Injured Indian flight attendant keen to resume flying

An Indian flight attendant who was injured in the Brussels airport blasts last year said she has recovered 70 percent of her previous fitness level and would like to resume her passion, flying. Continue reading

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{FD} Officials: Texas fugitive dead after pursuit in Mississippi

Authorities say a man wanted for a double homicide in Texas is dead after a pursuit in Mississippi. Continue reading

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{FD} Chaffetz: Intruder was able rattle White House door handle

The chairman of the House Oversight Committee says an intruder on the White House grounds was able to “look through” a White House window and “rattle the door handle” before being apprehended last week. Continue reading

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{FD} Man charged with murder in Texas college student’s death

A West Texas man has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge in the killing of a college student he was dating. Continue reading

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{FD} UN: Rebels turn in first 140 weapons in Colombia peace deal

Colombia’s largest rebel group has handed over 140 weapons to United Nations observers as part of an historic peace agreement. Continue reading

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{FD} New Zealand says US invokes immunity for embassy staffer possibly involved in an incident

New Zealand authorities say they’re unable to investigate an incident involving a U.S. Embassy staffer based in Wellington after the U.S. government elected to shield him by invoking diplomatic immunity. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Seattle judge puts off ruling on travel ban

The Latest on lawsuits challenging the Trump administration’s revised travel ban (all times local): 4:40 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Immigration judges to be sent to border detention centers

The Justice Department said Friday that it will temporarily transfer immigration judges to six detention centers mostly near the border with Mexico in an effort to put President Donald Trump’s immigration directives into effect. Continue reading

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{FD} Canada pays compensation to 3 Canadians tortured in Syria

The Canadian government apologized on Friday to three Canadians who were tortured in Syria and said it had paid them compensation to settle lawsuits. Continue reading

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{FD} Child sex offender who slashed throat in court is sentenced

A man who slashed his throat with a razor blade during his child sex abuse trial in Southern California has been sentenced to 46 years to life in prison. Continue reading

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{FD} Man charged with seizure-causing tweet to Newsweek reporter

A Maryland man has been arrested on a federal cyberstalking charge of sending a Dallas-based magazine reporter an image on Twitter intended to trigger an epileptic seizure. Continue reading

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{FD} Man arrested in quadruple slaying in New Orleans

A 20-year-old man has been arrested in this week’s drug-related slaying of four people at a suburban New Orleans apartment complex. Continue reading

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{FD} Pittsburgh dad accused of brutally beating his children arrested

A Pennsylvania man is in jail for allegedly beating his kids, one to the point of suffering seizures. Continue reading

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{FD} In Marine Photo Scandal, Evidence Can Quickly Disappear

CIS Division Chief Curtis Evans highlighted the challenges of prosecuting offenders when evidence can be deleted in an instant. Continue reading

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{FD} Harvard-educated lawyer gets 40 years for bizarre kidnapping

Matthew Muller was sentenced to 40 years in federal prison for a kidnapping so elaborate and outlandish that investigators first thought his victims were carrying out a bizarre hoax. Continue reading

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{FD} School refutes Texas official’s Muslim prayer room concerns

A Texas school district says Republican Attorney General Ken Paxton is raising unfounded concerns about religious freedom over a spare classroom where Muslim students pray. Continue reading

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{FD} End Bible classes? West Virginia school seeks to dismiss atheist lawsuit

A West Virginia school district being sued for offering an elective Bible class has filed a motion to dismiss the suit brought by an atheist group. Continue reading

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{FD} Chinese aircraft carrier prepares to set sail ahead of Tillerson arrival, US officials say

The Pentagon is seeing evidence a Chinese aircraft carrier is making preparations to get underway, days before Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is set to arrive in Beijing. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Man found dead in burned home was shot in head

The Latest on a body being found and a child being rescued from a lake near St. Louis (all times local): 4:40 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Chicago police investigate officer who raised money for kids

A Chicago police sergeant who helped give the department’s battered public image a lift by helping raise money for three little girls found in a filthy, unheated abandoned building last year is now the subject of an department probe into the fundraisin… Continue reading

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{FD} Video shows moments when Ohio police fatally shot man

Police dashboard camera video shows the moment when police shot an unarmed man after a high-speed chase in Ohio. Continue reading

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{FD} Japan holds first civilian missile evacuation drill

The Japanese government has held its first-ever evacuation drill to protect its citizens in case a ballistic missile is launched toward Japan. Continue reading

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{FD} More victims come forward in Marine nude photo scandal

A Navy investigator says more victims are complaining about explicit photos of them being shared online by active duty and retired members of the Marine Corps. Continue reading

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{FD} New Monopoly tokens revealed

The results are in. Continue reading

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{FD} Michigan man publishes obituary while still alive

A Michigan man has published his own obituary and scheduled his own memorial service after stopping cancer treatment. Continue reading

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{FD} 3 men, 1 woman shot at Atlanta mall

Atlanta police are investigating a shooting outside the West End Mall. Continue reading

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{FD} DNA links man to two police shootings in Michigan

The man suspected of shooting and injuring two Detroit police officers Wednesday night is also suspected in the fatal shooting of a Wayne State University police officer last fall, Detroit Police Chief James Craig said Friday afternoon in a news confer… Continue reading

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{FD} Meals on Wheels fast facts

Fast facts on Meals on Wheels:  Total seniors served by Meals on Wheels programs in 2016: 2,405,394; total meals served in 2016: 219 million; meals on Wheels serves more than 500,000 veterans each year; government funds account for 3% of the group’s national office total revenue in 2015; the overwhelming majority of revenue (68%) came from corporate and foundation grants; Source: Meals on Wheels America, 2015 Financial Statement and 2016 Fact sheet Continue reading

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{FD} Social worker accused of hiding religious sect abuse resigns

An attorney for a North Carolina child welfare agency says a social worker accused of sabotaging a 2015 child abuse investigation at her secretive religious sect has resigned. Continue reading

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{FD} Girl in iconic Hurricane Katrina photo going to JROTC ball with Air Force rescuer

An Air Force enlistee who worked as a pararescue jumper in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina is reuniting with the little girl he hugged in a now-iconic photograph to a Junior ROTC ball. Continue reading

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{FD} Prosecutors: No crime in Florida inmate’s hot-shower death

Prosecutors in Florida have found no evidence of a crime in the death of a prison inmate left for nearly two hours in a hot shower. Continue reading

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{FD} Brazilian giant meatpackers targeted in corruption probe

Two big Brazilian meatpackers bribed inspectors to keep rotten meat on the market, police charged Friday in issuing dozens of arrest warrants, while a judge accused the Agriculture Ministry of betraying the country. Continue reading

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{FD} Small planes collide over Quebec shopping center; 1 reported dead

At least one person was reported dead and three others were hurt after two small planes collided mid-air Friday above a shopping center in Quebec, local media reported. Continue reading

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{FD} Duck delays NYC subway train

Move over, pizza rat – it’s now a duck’s time to get its fifteen minutes of fame in the New York City subway system. Continue reading

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{FD} Israeli delegation marks 25 years since embassy bombing in Argentina

25 years after an Iran-connected deadly terror attack on the Israeli embassy in Buenos Aires, Israeli survivors, relatives and diplomats relatives will for the first time meet with an Argentinian president to commemorate the tragedy. Continue reading

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{FD} Holy wars in Europe are coming, top Turkish diplomat says

The populist politician Geert Wilders failed to score victory for his far-right party in this week’s Netherlands elections, but that hasn’t stopped Turkey’s foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu from lumping all Dutch parties into the same category and declaring “wars of religion” are looming in Europe. Continue reading

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{FD} Chicago too lax on gun crimes, city’s judicial system a ‘joke,’ critics say

Chicago’s historic crime wave has been blamed on gangs, guns and drugs. Continue reading

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{FD} Police: Pregnant 19-year-old accused of raping boy, 14

Police in Alabama have charged a 19-year-old woman with rape and other offenses after she allegedly got pregnant by a 14-year-old boy and sought government assistance. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Police search property where teens’ bodies found

The Latest on the investigation into the killings of two northern Indiana teenage girls (all times local): 3:20 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Lawyers want to dismiss mother’s lawsuit over Bible classes

Lawyers for a West Virginia public school system are asking a judge to maintain a 75-year practice of putting children in Bible classes. Continue reading

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{FD} Lawmaker: Corps Has Yet to Grasp Scope of ‘Marines United’ Scandal

Rep. Mac Thornberry said he believes the thorny problems at the heart of the scandal have yet to be fully grasped by the service. Continue reading

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{FD} Desert wildflowers may jam Southern California traffic

Southern California authorities are bracing for another weekend of heavy traffic as crowds flock to Anza-Borrego Desert State Park to see a “Super Bloom” of wildflowers following winter’s heavy rains. Continue reading

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{FD} Brazil police dismantle mafia that bribed inspectors to sell rancid meat

The mafia was led by business owners and executives in the meatpacking industry and inspectors in various states. Continue reading

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{FD} High court pick Gorsuch is harsh critic of assisted suicide

Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch made it clear in a book and other writings what he thinks about assisted suicide and euthanasia: He’s not a fan. Continue reading

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{FD} Thousands stage anti-militia protests in Libya’s capital

Thousands of Libyans have staged mass demonstrations in a rare show of defiance against powerful militias encroaching into Libya’s capital, Tripoli, after days of clashes that have effectively chopped the city into warring fiefdoms. Continue reading

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{FD} Benefactor who bought suits for French candidate named

An official says the benefactor who bought French presidential candidate Francois Fillon two suits worth 13,000 euros ($14,000) last month is an unofficial adviser for African and French presidents. Continue reading

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{FD} Air Force colonel sentenced for child porn

Col. William Jones, former 20th Fighter Wing vice commander was sentenced by a judge on Shaw Air Force Base. Continue reading

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{FD} Air Force colonel sentenced for child porn, mishandling classified documents

Col. William Jones, former 20th Fighter Wing vice commander was sentenced by a judge on Shaw Air Force Base. Continue reading

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{FD} Civil rights trial over Oklahoma inmate death nears end

Jurors are expected decide soon whether they think a man’s civil rights were violated when his last hours alive were spent lying on the floor of an Oklahoma jail with a broken neck. Continue reading

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