Elizabeth Smart fears for her safety if her kidnapper is released
CNN, 14 September at 02:21
(CNN) She knows it's a long shot, but Elizabeth Smart hopes officials will reconsider the decision to let one of her kidnappers out of prison. Wanda Eileen Barzee wasn't expected to be released from state prison for at least another five years. But
Smart outraged by planned release of 1 of her kidnappers
Elizabeth Smart outraged by planned release of kidnapper
Lake Victoria Tanzania ferry disaster death toll hits 100
BBC News, 21 September at 15:33
At least 100 people have died after a ferry carrying hundreds of people capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania, officials say. Many are missing and it is feared that more than 200 people in total may have drowned. Rescue efforts resumed on Friday after
Queens Daycare Stabbing Latest: Woman Stabs Several People Including Children During Knife Rampage
Newsweek, 21 September at 15:17
Several people, possibly including children, have been injured following a suspected stabbing attack at a day care in Queens, New York. One woman is in custody following the incident which occurred at an address on 161st Street in Flushing, NBC New
US imposes sanctions on China's military procurement branch
IHS Jane's 360, 21 September at 14:25
The United States has imposed sanctions on China's defence procurement agency, the Equipment Development Department (EDD), following its acquisition of military equipment from Russia. The US State Department said on 20 September that the EDD's ...
Shooting In New York Results In Multiple Injuries
The Inquisitr, 21 September at 14:06
At least 10 shots were fired in Syracuse, New York, injuring up to seven people, including children, late on Thursday night, according to the Syracuse firefighters union and a witness. As reported by the Huffington Post, the shooting took place at a
"Outraged" China and Russia warn US of "consequences" for sanctions
CBS News, 21 September at 14:04
BEIJING -- China said Friday it was "outraged" over U.S. economic sanctions against a Chinese military agency and its director over the purchase of Russian fighter jets and surface-to-air missile equipment. China's foreign ministry demanded the U.S
Tanzania Ferry Capsizes, Killing More Than 80
New York Times, 21 September at 13:54
NAIROBI, Kenya — The death toll from the capsizing of a Tanzanian ferry on Lake Victoria had climbed past 80 people and may go significantly higher as search efforts continued, the authorities said on Friday. Exactly how many passengers were packed on ...
Tran Dai Quang, Hard-Line Vietnamese President, Dies at 61
New York Times, 21 September at 13:47
HONG KONG — President Tran Dai Quang of Vietnam, a former police general who presided over a crackdown on free speech in the one-party state, died on Friday, the country's state-controlled news media reported. He was 61. The cause of Mr. Quang's ...
Maryland Shooting Suspect Snochia Moseley's Facebook Profile Quote: 'An Eye for an Eye, a Tooth for a Tooth'
Newsweek, 21 September at 13:41
The Maryland shooting suspect, identified as Snochia Moseley on Thursday, described herself on social media as a “mellow, silly” person and declared that her favorite quote was the biblical “an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth.” In her Facebook
5 People, Including 3 Infants, Stabbed at NYC Day Care: Cops
NBC New York, 21 September at 13:39
At least five people, including three infants, have been stabbed at a Queens overnight day care, police say. The ages of the infants, two girls and a boy, were not clear, but one of the girls is in serious condition, according to police. Two other
Death toll rises to 86 in Tanzania ferry disaster
The Guardian, 21 September at 13:26
Hundreds of people are missing after a ferry capsized and sank on Lake Victoria in east Africa on Thursday afternoon. The death toll, which doubled to 86 on Friday morning, is expected to rise further as search and rescue operations continue, said John ...
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