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  • Salem witch trial victims are honored in two different communities on the 325th anniversary of...

    07/19/2017 11:02:22 PM PDT · by Morgana · 32 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | July 19, 2017 | Reporter and Associated Press
    FULL TITLE: Salem witch trial victims are honored in two different communities on the 325th anniversary of the tragedy Two communities in Massachusetts where 20 people suspected of witchcraft were put to death in 1692 honored the victims on Wednesday. The ceremonies in Salem and Danvers comes 325 years to the day when Sarah Good, Elizabeth Howe, Susannah Martin, Rebecca Nurse and Sarah Wildes were hanged at a site in Salem known as Proctor's Ledge. It was the first of three mass hangings at the spot. The 20th victim was crushed to death. Salem unveiled a memorial at noon on...
  • (Muslim) Woman admits to dropping baby to death in Uptown, gets probation

    07/11/2017 10:35:16 AM PDT · by Morgana · 34 replies
    chicago tribune ^ | July 11, 2017 | staff
    A woman who dropped her newborn baby to her death from a high-rise apartment after hiding her pregnancy from her parents in 2015 has been sentenced to probation, according to court records. Mubashra Uddin, 20, on Thursday pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter of a family member before Cook County Judge Carol Howard and was sentenced to four years' probation, according to court records. The infant, Baby Jane Uddin in official documents, was found in the grass outside a high-rise in the 800 block of West Eastwood Avenue about 11:45 p.m. Nov. 11, 2015, and was pronounced dead at a nearby...
  • This is Dr. Mohammed, JUL '03. He was murdered right in that clinic we built him 2012

    06/10/2017 7:21:18 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 7 replies (via Twitter) ^ | June 9, 2017 | Fred Wellman
    Fred Wellman‏ @FPWellman 14h14 hours ago This is Dr. Mohammed, JUL '03. He was murdered right in that clinic we built him 2012. I found out today that ISIL killed all 65 villagers. Prayer requested for survivors of families killed in this village. God Bless our troops who help eliminate the Great Evil called ISIS. Fred Wellman @FPWellman ‏ CEO of @ScoutComms, 4-time Army combat veteran, West Point & Harvard grad. #BCorp evangelist, back up soap salesman at @LadyburgVA, dad, husband, entrepreneur Fredericksburg, Virginia •

    04/16/2017 9:52:37 AM PDT · by BBell · 51 replies ^ | 4/14/17 | CeFaan Kim
    CENTRAL ISLIP, Long Island (WABC) -- The four men who were found brutally murdered in a Long Island park Wednesday night have been identified, as their devastated families mourn the loss of their loved ones. Their mutilated bodies were found at the intersection of Lowell Avenue and Clayton Street in Central Islip, and authorities say one of them was so badly disfigured that he could only be identified through a tattoo. The youngest victim was just 16 years old. "He had a plastic bag over his head in order to suffocate him," said Yensi Fuentes, victim's cousin. "And from what...
  • Family of murdered British backpacker urge Thai authorities to be 'lenient' when sentencing killers

    03/11/2017 6:10:09 PM PST · by BBell · 29 replies ^ | 3/3/17 | MATTHEW DI SALVO
    David Miller and Hannah Witheridge were brutally bludgeoned to death with a wooden hoe while walking along the beach at nightThe family of a murdered British backpacker are hoping authorities will "show leniency" when sentencing them for their horrific crimes. Despite losing their son David Miller, 24, who was killed alongside Hannah Witheridge, 23, the family are hoping the killers will receive a long jail sentence to reflect on their crimes as opposed to the death sentence. The young backpackers were killed in a savage attack in September 2014 while walking back to their hotel along a beach in Koh...
  • 66-Year-Old (sex offender) Inmate Killed in Mount Olive Complex

    01/24/2017 1:46:51 PM PST · by Morgana · 20 replies
    wowk ^ | January 23, 2017 | Joseph Fitzwater, Assignment Editor
    An inmate at the Mount Olive Correctional Complex was killed Sunday evening after an apparent assault by one or more fellow inmates. Eugene Robert Anderson, 66, was fatally injured around 6 p.m. Sunday in an outdoor recreation area.
  • 2 Fort Campbell soldiers charged with murder in disappearance of fellow soldier

    11/30/2016 8:35:54 AM PST · by nickedknack · 16 replies ^ | November 30, 2016 |
    Two Fort Campbell soldiers were charged with murder, kidnapping and conspiracy in the disappearance of Pfc. Shadow McClaine, federal authorities announced Tuesday. Jamal Williams-McCray and Charles Robinson of the 101st Airborne Division were charged two months after McClaine disappeared and her car was found abandoned in a Nashville parking lot...Williams-McCray is McClaines ex-husband.
  • Google employee, 27, is raped, murdered and set on fire while jogging in Massachusetts woods while

    08/08/2016 1:55:55 PM PDT · by Nachum · 120 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 8/8/2016 | Associated Press and Snejana Farberov For
    A Google employee from New York City who disappeared on an afternoon jog while visiting her mother in Massachusetts has been found murdered in the woods. Worcester District Attorney Joseph Early Jr. said Monday that 27-year-old Vanessa Marcotte was reported missing after failing to return from a run between 1pm and 4pm in Princeton. Her body was discovered at around 8.20pm Sunday by a state police K9 unit near Brooks Station Road, about a half-mile from her mother's home. A source told Fox25 in Boston that investigators were examining the possibility that Marcotte was sexually assaulted and set on fire,...
  • Murdered in her bed: Teenage girl killed in terror attack

    06/30/2016 3:34:20 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 33 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 30/6/16 | David Rosenberg
    A teenage girl was killed Thursday morning in Kiryat Arba when a terrorist broke into her home and stabbed her dozens of times as she lay in bed. A second victim, who responded to the terror attack, has been seriously wounded. The terrorist has been eliminated. MDA emergency responders were called to the scene at around 9:00 a.m. on Thursday following reports of a terror attack. Two victims were transferred to Jerusalem hospitals. A Kiryat Arba spokesperson said the terrorist penetrated the town's security perimeter and entered the Ramat Mamre (Givat Harsina) neighborhood. Officials reported that the terrorist broke into...
  • ISIS carries out Good Friday crucifixion of Indian Catholic priest in Yemen after he.....

    03/28/2016 4:33:39 AM PDT · by Morgana · 36 replies ^ | March 28, 2016 | Sara Malm for MailOnline
    FULL TITLE: ISIS carries out Good Friday crucifixion of Indian Catholic priest in Yemen after he was kidnapped three weeks ago in attack on old people's home where four nuns were shot The Indian Catholic priest kidnapped by ISIS-linked terrorists in Yemen earlier this month was crucified on Good Friday, it has been claimed. Father Thomas Uzhunnalil, 56, was taken by Islamist gunmen, reportedly linked to ISIS, who attacked an old people's home in Aden, southern Yemen, killing at least 15 people, on March 4. The terrorists reportedly carried out the heinous murder on Good Friday, after threatening to do...
  • 'World peace' hitcher is murdered (2008)

    02/25/2016 9:07:34 PM PST · by HeartlandOfAmerica · 38 replies
    BBC ^ | Saturday, 12 April 2008 15:42 UK | Unattributed
    'World peace' hitcher is murdered Ms di Marineo was hitch-hiking to the Middle East with a fellow artist An Italian woman artist who was hitch-hiking to the Middle East dressed as a bride to promote world peace has been found murdered in Turkey. The naked body of Giuseppina Pasqualino di Marineo, 33, known as Pippa Bacca, was found in bushes near the northern city of Gebze on Friday. She had said she wanted to show that she could put her trust in the kindness of local people. Turkish police say they have detained a man in connection with the killing....
  • How Scalia Inspired a Generation to Defend the Constitution

    02/15/2016 2:52:10 PM PST · by NYer · 3 replies
    Aletelia ^ | February 15, 2016 | LEE J. STRANG
    The death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia at age 79 of natural causes Saturday in Texas is an ideal occasion to reflect on the profound influence he had on the legal profession and, by extension, the nation. Astute observers of academic life in America know that the law professoriate has long been dominated by liberals. I discovered this when I arrived at law school, and my professors ignored, dismissed, or derisively mocked conservative and libertarian legal arguments. The dominance of progressive legal views is so powerful that even faculty members who are politically moderate are pressured into...
  • Judge Scalia Sleeps with the Fishes

    02/15/2016 10:33:23 AM PST · by pboyington · 57 replies
    US Defense Watch ^ | February 15, 2016 | Ray Starmann
    According to the official story, Judge Antonin Scalia was found dead in his bed this weekend while a guest at the Cibolo Creek Ranch in West Texas. A first-time guest to the Cibolo Creek Creek Ranch, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was animated and engaged during dinner Friday night, as one of three dozen invitees to an event that had nothing to do with law or politics, according to the ranch owner. Just hours later, he would be found dead of “apparent natural causes,” which media outlets were reporting Sunday was a heart attack. “He was seated near me...
  • The death of Antonin Scalia: Chaos, confusion and conflicting reports

    02/14/2016 7:06:00 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 113 replies
    The Washington Post ^ | 02/14/16 | Eva Ruth Moravec, Sari Horwitz and Jerry Markon
    "It wasn't a heart attack," Guevara said. "He died of natural causes."
  • Police: Homicide suspected in off-duty Texas officer's death (Deputy murdered at home)

    09/02/2015 5:16:53 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 8 replies
    CNN ^ | 09/02/15 | Catherine E. Shoichet
    he death of an off-duty officer in Texas is being treated as a homicide, police said Tuesday. Abilene Officer Don Allen was found dead Monday inside his home in Clyde. Investigators haven't released details about the manner of death, but have described it as "clearly suspicious." "The circumstances behind his death indicate that the probable cause is homicide," police Chief Stan Standridge told reporters. "Aside from that, I'm not going to comment any further. ... I don't want to say anything today that would compromise our ability to hold these people accountable." Texas Rangers are leading the investigation, with assistance...
  • Mother of Murdered Chattanooga Marine: Obama Has Not Called Me (VIDEO)

    07/20/2015 10:30:29 PM PDT · by Nachum · 28 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 7/20/15 | Jim Hoft
    Cathy Wells, the mother of Lance Cpl. Skip Wells who was murdered last week in Chattanooga, joined Sean Hannity on Monday night. Cathy told Sean she has not received a call from President Obama. Sean Hannity: Have you heard from the president? Cathy Wells: No. Hannity: Does that surprise you? Cathy: No. Hannity: The same White House, I didnt even see the flags at half-mast. Did you? Cathy: I know some states are doing it Hannity: Im talking about Washington. Cathy: No. Hannity: Is this the same White House that after the Supreme Court decision put rainbows on the White...
  • Flags on I-77 honor fallen Chattanooga Marines

    07/17/2015 5:54:08 PM PDT · by RaceBannon · 30 replies
    Rock Hill Herald ^ | 07/17/15 | Rock Hill Herald
    I am standing across the street waving the tallest Marine Corps flag you see. We did this to bring honor to the fallen Marines from their murder yesterday in Chattanooga.
  • CPS Placed Infant In Home Where She Drowned (Dallas, Texas)

    01/26/2015 8:04:25 PM PST · by Morgana · 9 replies ^ | January 26, 5:00 | Andrea Lucia
    DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) Police confirmed that a 14-year-old relative intentionally drowned a 2-month-old child found dead Monday morning inside a South Dallas apartment. Child Protective Services had placed the infant in the home where she was killed. The facts of the case are that the 14-year-old intentionally drowed a 2-month-old and thats the real tragedy today, said Maj. Robert Sherwin with the Dallas Police Department. The teen is now in police custody and is being questioned. At this time, no charges have been filed. The childs mother was at work at the time of the incident. Around 6:15 a.m., police...
  • Newborn Girl Thrown From 17-Story Building in China With Umbilical Cord Still Attached

    01/06/2015 2:55:17 PM PST · by Morgana · 13 replies
    life news ^ | 1/6/15 | Sarah Zagorski
    Tragically, a newborn girl was thrown from a 17-story apartment complex with her umbilical cord still attached in China. On Saturday, the infant was found on a busy pavement lying in a pool of blood. According to the Central European News agency, neighbor On Chiang said he spotted something on the ground and didnt immediately recognize it. He added, I saw the blood first, and then I realized it was the body of a tiny baby. I called police and told them what I had seen, and said that I couldnt see anybody in the building that might have thrown...
  • Baby stuffed inside toilet tank of Bulacan hospital

    11/26/2014 6:22:18 PM PST · by Morgana · 10 replies
    GMA NEWS ^ | November 25, 2014 | Joel Locsin
    Police are now tracking down a woman suspected of stuffing her own baby into the water tank of a toilet, at a Bulacan hospital sometime last week. Hospital staff discovered the baby following complaints of a foul smell from the restroom of the emergency room, GMA News' Susan Enriquez reported on "24 Oras." The baby was found in the toilet of the Nazarenus College and Hospital Foundation Inc. in Meycauayan, Bulacan. "Nang nakita namin ang fetus almost one week na siyang patay," said PO3 Eric Ortua of the Meycauayan police. Initial investigation showed the baby's umbilical cord had been pulled....