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  • Fiddling with gun led to fatal shot

    03/15/2011 10:12:58 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 44 replies · 2+ views
    southtownstar chicago ^ | Mar 15, 2011 | CASEY TONER
    Chicago Hts. cops: Fiddling with gun led to fatal shot BY CASEY TONER ctoner@southtownstar.com Last Modified: Mar 15, 2011 08:48AM Ryan Fantasia couldn’t figure out why his 9mm handgun wasn’t firing correctly, so he was fiddling with it Friday night in the bedroom of his Chicago Heights home, police said. His girlfriend entered the room and told him to stop playing with the gun, but he pulled the slide back and the gun then fired, killing the 19-year-old woman, police said. Haley Pelock, of the 3100 block of Courtney Lane in South Chicago Heights, died from a gunshot wound in...
  • Attempted Terror Attack Ends in Death of Terrorist

    03/12/2011 4:48:16 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 25 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 13/3/11 | Hillel Fendel
    A Palestinian terrorist opened fire at an IDF position in the northern Shomron this morning – and was shot and killed by Nahal Hareidi Brigade soldiers. No soldiers were hurt. A military sapper team was dispatched to the scene to ensure that the dead terrorist did not have explosives on his body. An initial investigation showed that the terrorist “managed to open fire at the soldiers, who acted as expected and returned fire to liquidate the threat.” The IDF is investigating...
  • IDF: 6 Palestinians shot in clashes with settlers

    03/07/2011 10:44:33 AM PST · by Nachum · 7 replies
    jpost.com ^ | 3/7/11 | staff
    Security forces use live fire to disperse ongoing clashes that broke out after settlers reportedly uprooted trees in Kusra, south of Nablus. Six Palestinians were hit by live fire during a violent incident that took place with settlers from the Alei-Ayin settlement south of Nablus on Monday evening, the IDF spokesperson said. Settlers reported one injury sustained from thrown rocks. Eqab Hassan, a resident of Kusra, south of Nablus, said about 20 settlers cut down olive trees belonging to the village. Its residents began throwing stones at the settlers who then opened fire, wounding 10 people, he said.
  • US Soldiers Shot Dead At Frankfurt Airport (ROP)

    03/02/2011 8:00:10 AM PST · by TSgt · 122 replies
    SkyNews ^ | 03/02/2011 | SkyNews
    Two US soldiers have been killed in a shooting at Frankfurt airport, Sky sources have said. Two other people are said to have been injured in the incident and police have reportedly arrested a 21-year-old suspect from Kosovo. The shots were fired on or near a bus carrying soldiers, according to reports.
  • Boy shot(by his own brother)after Apple store dispute dies

    02/17/2011 8:04:57 AM PST · by greatdefender · 32 replies
    COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio teen has died days after police say he was shot by his older brother in front of shoppers after a dispute inside an Apple store. Columbus police said in a news release that 15-year-old Andrake Kelley died at a hospital on Wednesday. Police said he received a single gunshot wound to the head Saturday night at the popular Easton Town Center mall. Police charged 16-year-old Andrew Kelley with a delinquency count of felonious assault earlier this week. They now say prosecutors will consider amending the charge, given his brother's death. A message for comment was...
  • Man shot in alleged pharmacy robbery attempt in serious condition

    02/15/2011 6:53:03 AM PST · by KeyLargo · 10 replies
    Northwest Herald, Illinois ^ | Feb 15, 2011 | STEPHANIE LEHMAN
    Authorities: Man shot in alleged pharmacy robbery attempt in serious condition WAUCONDA – A man who was shot Monday as he allegedly tried to rob the Wauconda Pharmacy was in serious condition as of this morning, a hospital spokesman said. Police said Guy Michael Conti, 31, who has addresses in both Indiana and Arkansas, was shot Monday when he tried to rob the pharmacy at 222. S. Main St. Conti walked into the pharmacy wearing a ski mask, armed with a large knife and demanded a large quantity of drugs, police said. After Conti was given drugs, the pharmacy owner...
  • Four Detroit police officers shot inside Northwest District precinct headquarters

    01/23/2011 6:24:19 PM PST · by FromLori · 25 replies
    WXYZ ^ | 1/23/2011 | staff
    <p>Four Detroit police officers were shot inside the Northwest District headquarters. The district office is located near Warwick and Plymouth and houses both the 6th and 8th precincts.</p> <p>We're told a man walked into the lobby and opened fire with a shotgun during roll call at about 4:30 p.m. He was killed by police.</p>
  • Afghan Civilian Shot by Insurgent in Qades

    01/20/2011 2:54:37 PM PST · by SandRat · 1 replies
    ISAF Joint Command - Afghanistan ^ | ISAF Joint Command - Afghanistan
    KABUL, Afghanistan (Jan. 19, 2011) — An Afghan man, shot by an insurgent in the remote hills of Qades district, Badghis province, received treatment from coalition forces Jan. 17. The patient, who sustained a gunshot wound to the arm, was immediately treated by a U.S. Special Forces medic upon arrival at the coalition forces base. After examining the wound, the medic determined that further treatment was required. Request to transport him was approved, allowing the patient to be medically evacuated to a nearby facility capable of providing the required care for the type of wound sustained. Earlier this week, eight...
  • Credit Mark Buehrle for save after dog’s recovery

    12/25/2010 6:34:12 AM PST · by KeyLargo · 11 replies · 1+ views
    Chicago Sun-Times ^ | Dec 25, 2010
    <p>A dog found wandering in the St. Louis area with an arrow sticking from her abdomen has a new home, thanks to the generosity of star Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle.</p> <p>Buehrle, who lives in St. Charles, Mo., volunteered to pay the veterinary bills of Shelby, the stricken Sheltie, after media reports of the pooch’s plight. The bill was almost $3,000.</p>
  • Napolitano to Ariz. after agent is shot

    12/15/2010 11:31:35 AM PST · by ColdOne · 43 replies
    Politico44 ^ | 12/15/10 | MATT NEGRIN
    Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano will go to Arizona on Thursday after a Border Patrol agent was shot and killed in the state. “The fatal shooting of Border Patrol Agent Brian A. Terry last night is an unconscionable act of violence against the men and women of the Border Patrol and all those who serve and defend our country,” Napolitano said in a statement
  • Florida School Board Hostage Survivor: “I’m Telling You – God Blocked that Bullet” – Video

    12/15/2010 5:55:18 AM PST · by Federalist Patriot · 14 replies
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | December 15, 2010 | Brian
    Here is video from this morning of one of the Panama City, Florida School Board Hostages recounting his experience of facing a crazed gunman at their meeting yesterday, who opened fire on him at point-blank range. Miraculously, no one was shot by the man, who was then wounded by a security officer before taking his own life. School Board Member Bill Husfelt describes the experience, and gives credit to God for saving his life – “I’m telling you: God blocked that bullet.”
  • Do All 2010 Flu Shot Vaccines contain H1N1? (Vanity)

    09/19/2010 4:48:08 PM PDT · by Babu · 56 replies · 1+ views
    I was checking around online to find a convenient place nearby to get an annual flu shot, as is my habit, but so far, every place offering shots this year I have gone to is stating something along the lines of this: "The H1N1 component is included in this year's Seasonal Influenza Immunization." They don't offer a "plain vanilla" flu shot, so to speak, that is, a regular flu shot, WITHOUT any H1N1. If I am unable to find a flu shot offered without H1N1 included, then I will be skipping it this year. My wife is a health care...
  • Man, 91, Claims Self-Defense in Fatal Shooting(TX)

    09/17/2010 9:03:43 AM PDT · by marktwain · 24 replies
    39online.com ^ | 15 September, 2010 | Mayra Moreno
    The shooting happened just before midnight Tuesday at a home on Antha near Bertwood in North Houston. Homicide detectives were investigating the case Wednesday. They confiscated several guns in the man's home. The elderly man said he let the victim inside his home before this time he feared for his life. If you sit down with Jack Hands, you'll hear plenty of stories that span over his 91 years. This story, however, is one he never thought he'd tell police. Hands shot and killed a man inside his home Tuesday night. "That's where he fell and I stood right here,"...
  • James lee Killed Shot Dead discovery channel hostage

    09/02/2010 6:47:51 AM PDT · by yokami · 34 replies
    newsvideo ^ | 2nd sep, 2010 | Yoka
    James Lee, was killed by police discovery channel hostage
  • SF Man Survives After Being Shot 16 Times (33-year-old gang member, had bulletproof vest on)

    07/31/2010 7:21:05 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 34 replies · 12+ views
    CBS 5 ^ | 7/31/10 | CBS 5
    SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) - A 33-year-old man is suffering life-threatening injuries after he was shot 16 times early Saturday morning, a spokesman for the San Francisco Police Department said. Police responded to the 300 block of Ellis Street at around 3:15 a.m. and found that the victim was wearing a bulletproof vest, officer Samson Chan said. But the victim was shot at least once in the face, and was transported to San Francisco General Hospital with life-threatening injuries, Chan said.
  • Porn film shot in London hospital

    07/07/2010 5:20:52 PM PDT · by Nachum · 20 replies
    yahoo ^ | 7/7/10 | afp
    LONDON (AFP) – A "big budget" porn film was shot inside a London hospital which hired out one of its unused wards in return for a substantial sum of money, a British lawmaker has revealed. The unnamed film, described by Conservative MP Penny Mordaunt as a "big budget" porn movie, was filmed in a hospital in the British capital several years ago. "When I was director of Kensington and Chelsea Council, I discovered that one of our local hospitals was hiring out one of its closed -- but fully-equipped wards -- to a film company to use as a film...
  • Store Owner Fights Back (concealed carry victory)

    06/30/2010 8:33:32 AM PDT · by Blueflag · 9 replies
    Foxnews.com ^ | 6/30/2010 | Fox news Video
    "Thief shot after/during robbery attempt in Ohio (watch/ listen to the video)
  • Rwandan opposition journalist shot dead: police

    06/25/2010 11:42:48 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 3 replies
    AFP on Yahoo ^ | 6/25/10 | AFP
    NAIROBI (AFP) – A Rwandan journalist who accused the regime of attempting to assassinate a dissident general in Johannesburg was gunned down in Kigali, police said Friday, fuelling tensions ahead of August elections. Jean-Leonard Rugambage's colleagues and media watchdog Reporters Without Borders alleged Thursday's killing was linked to reports alleging the involvement of President Paul Kagame's services in the assassination bid. "He was killed in front of his house when he was going home at 10 pm last night," police spokesman Eric Kayiranga told AFP by telephone, adding that the "unknown gunman" responsible for the attack had fled. Rugambage ran...
  • Another Stupid Democrat Reason Not To Secure The Border

    06/15/2010 10:03:58 PM PDT · by Starman417 · 9 replies · 210+ views
    Flopping Aces ^ | 06-15-10 | DrJohn
    Enforcement leads to violence: Dem border lawmakers: Violent incidents will come with enforcement Several Democratic lawmakers representing districts along the U.S.-Mexico border say that more violent episodes, such as the recent killing of a Mexican teenager by a U.S. Border Patrol officer, can be expected as the region’s law enforcement is heightened. The killing of the teenager in the Mexico border city of Ciudad Juarez last week comes on the heels of an incident on May 31 at a San Diego border crossing in which a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer shocked a Mexican man to death. So the...
  • Vodka Eyeballing - Bizarre New Trend Requires 'Shot' of Booze into the Eye

    05/31/2010 3:54:23 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 23 replies · 863+ views
    National Ledger ^ | May 31, 2010 | Cyndi James
    What is vodka eyeballing? A new fad among some kids in Europe may be spreading to the US. In online videos it is dubbed vodka eyeballing and now the claim is that some American teens have tried the odd way to get a buzz. It is just as it sounds - supposedly it is a shot of vodka into the eye. This bizarre new "trend" has found a home on YouTube and some say they are concerned for US kids as the claim is that it will get you a buzz quicker than taking a shot of vodka by mouth....