Monthly Archives: October 2016

Transit workers go on strike in Philadelphia

Transit workers in Philadelphia went on strike at 12:01a.m. Tuesday, shutting down public transportation that provides nearly 900,000 rides per day. Continue reading

Comments Off on Transit workers go on strike in Philadelphia

Mother, 2 daughters killed in Halloween hayride crash in Mississippi

Officials say three people are dead and several injured in Mississippi following a hayride accident on Monday night. Continue reading

Comments Off on Mother, 2 daughters killed in Halloween hayride crash in Mississippi

Head of Saudi-based Islamic group resigns after Egypt joke

The secretary-general of the Saudi-based Organization of Islamic Cooperation has resigned after making a joke about the purportedly frugal ways of Egypt’s president. Continue reading

Comments Off on Head of Saudi-based Islamic group resigns after Egypt joke

Authorities name suspect in New York Halloween party shooting deaths

Police have named a suspect they’re seeking in connection with a Halloween party shooting that left two women dead and five other people wounded. Continue reading

Comments Off on Authorities name suspect in New York Halloween party shooting deaths

Authorities detonate explosive devices found in Colorado home after arrests

A bomb squad late Monday detonated a pair of explosive devices found inside a suburban Denver home after the arrests of two teenage boys a day earlier, authorities said. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/us/us-regions/west/colorado | Comments Off on Authorities detonate explosive devices found in Colorado home after arrests

Indonesian rescuers locate missing plane, recover 4 bodies

Indonesia’s search and rescue agency says it has recovered four bodies from the wreckage of a cargo plane that went missing in mountainous Papua. Continue reading

Comments Off on Indonesian rescuers locate missing plane, recover 4 bodies

Police detonate devices found in Colorado home after arrests

A bomb squad late Monday detonated a pair of explosive devices found inside a suburban Denver home after the arrests of two teenage boys a day earlier, authorities said. Continue reading

Posted in fnc/us/crime, fox-news/us/us-regions/west/colorado | Comments Off on Police detonate devices found in Colorado home after arrests

Bus passenger kills 4 suspected thieves near Mexico City

Apparently outraged by constant robberies aboard commuter buses on the outskirts of Mexico City, an armed passenger fatally shot four men who had just held up a busload of passengers, prosecutors said Monday. Continue reading

Comments Off on Bus passenger kills 4 suspected thieves near Mexico City

China’s manufacturing hits 2-year high as demand picks up

Private and official surveys show that China’s factory activity rose to a two-year high last month, suggesting the world’s No. Continue reading

Comments Off on China’s manufacturing hits 2-year high as demand picks up

La Presse says Montreal police tracked journalist’s iPhone

A Montreal journalist whose iPhone was monitored by police for months said Monday he was outraged to discover he’d been “spied on” as part of what he calls an effort to identify his sources. Continue reading

Comments Off on La Presse says Montreal police tracked journalist’s iPhone

The Latest: 13 dead, 20 missing after China coal mine blast

The Latest on an explosion in a western China coal mine (all times local): 10 a.m. Continue reading

Comments Off on The Latest: 13 dead, 20 missing after China coal mine blast

ICC gets support after 3 withdrawals, but Kenya is critical

Many countries are pledging support for the International Criminal Court following the announced withdrawal by three African countries but Kenya, which remains under investigation by the war crimes tribunal, was sharply critical and questioned its long… Continue reading

Comments Off on ICC gets support after 3 withdrawals, but Kenya is critical

California’s first female black judge dies at 96

The first female black judge in California and one of the longest-serving jurists in state history has died at the age of 96, her family said Monday. Continue reading

Comments Off on California’s first female black judge dies at 96

Feds targeted adoptee from South Korea because of crimes

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is defending the ordered deportation of a South Korean man who was flown to the U.S. 37 years ago and adopted by an American couple at age 3. Continue reading

Posted in fnc/us/immigration | Comments Off on Feds targeted adoptee from South Korea because of crimes

Salvador prosecutors: $246M embezzled while Saca president

Prosecutors in El Salvador say government officials embezzled at least $246 million during President Tony Saca’s 2004-2009 administration. Continue reading

Comments Off on Salvador prosecutors: $246M embezzled while Saca president

City releases audio of Orlando nightclub gunman

Police negotiators talking to the Orlando nightclub gunman at first weren’t sure if the person they had on the phone was actually in the Pulse nightclub, according to audio recordings released Monday after a judge ruled they should be made public. Continue reading

Comments Off on City releases audio of Orlando nightclub gunman

Jail monitor: NYC guards too often striking inmates’ heads

The court-appointed monitor overseeing New York City’s jails is concerned that guards are striking too many inmates in the head. Continue reading

Comments Off on Jail monitor: NYC guards too often striking inmates’ heads

Teacher removed from classroom after video in Trump costume

A New Hampshire high school teacher is in hot water after a video surfaced showing her in a classroom dressed as Donald Trump and dancing to a song that included an expletive. Continue reading

Posted in fnc/us/education, fox-news/us/us-regions/northeast/new-hampshire | Comments Off on Teacher removed from classroom after video in Trump costume

Video: Churchill’s chilling warning on Islam and the fall of Europe

There was a sensible reason Muslims were banned from migrating to the West. Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Muslims WorldWide | Comments Off on Video: Churchill’s chilling warning on Islam and the fall of Europe

Vegas student accused of threatening high school shooting

A teenager arrested after a tip from a parent in Arizona and accused of threatening a mass shooting at his Las Vegas high school could face trial as adult on a felony terrorism charge, the top prosecutor in southern Nevada said Monday. Continue reading

Posted in fnc/us/terror | Comments Off on Vegas student accused of threatening high school shooting