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Cruel Dad Kidnaps and Kills Daughters, 8 and 11, Before Setting Car on Fire

Cruel Dad Kidnaps and Kills Daughters, 8 and 11, Before Setting Car on Fire

A suicidal father in Oregon kidnapped and killed his two daughters before turning the gun on himself. Jamie Cortinas, 42, shot Janet Cortinas-Duran, 8, and Jasmine Duran-Cortinas, 11, and then set his Land Rover on fire before shooting himself during a gunfight with police Wednesday. Cortinas had reportedly taken the girls, who both attended Glenfair Elementary School, […]

April 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
At least 17 dead amid opposition protests in Congo’s capital

At least 17 dead amid opposition protests in Congo’s capital

Sep 19, – Protesters threw stones and set tires and vehicles ablaze, according to witnesses. Interior Minister Evariste Boshab confirmed that three police officers were among the dead, including one who was burned alive. Street clashes between security forces and demonstrators opposed to President Joseph Kabila left at least 17 dead in Congo’s capital Monday […]

September 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Iraq- Attacks kill 24, corpses shot in head found

Iraq- Attacks kill 24, corpses shot in head found

Nov 27, – Officers found eight corpses dumped in farmland in the Sunni-dominated Arab Jabour district, a police officer said. All of the dead, men believed to be between the ages of 25 to 35, suffered gunshot to their heads, he said. Police around Iraq’s capital found the corpses of 13 men Wednesday with gunshot […]

November 27, 2013 | By | Reply More
Pakistan imposes curfew in city after clashes

Pakistan imposes curfew in city after clashes

Nov 16, – The Pakistani government imposed a rare curfew on Saturday in a northern city where sectarian clashes during a Shiite religious commemoration broke out the day before, while Taliban insurgents threatened to avenge the eight Sunni Muslims who authorities say were killed. Outbursts of sectarian violence occur regularly in Pakistan. Hard-liners from the […]

November 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
Obama to lead mourning for Navy Yard victims

Obama to lead mourning for Navy Yard victims

Sep 22, – President Barack Obama is set to mourn the men and women killed in the Washington Navy Yard shooting at a memorial service in their honor. Sunday’s late-afternoon service is being held at the Marine Barracks Washington in southeast Washington, not far from the Navy facility where authorities say 34-year-old Aaron Alexis fatally […]

September 22, 2013 | By | Reply More