A massive explosion and fire leveled a Silver Spring apartment complex with a blast that could be felt a mile away, injuring more than 30 people, including three firefighters , and forcing nearly 100 people from two buildings with some residents tossing their children from windows. Authorities reported no fatalities, but crews shifted into search… Read More Dozens injured from house explosion in Maryland, Washington D.C.
Police have shot dead a suspect in an anti-terror operation in the Canadian province of Ontario, media reports say. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) would only say that “action has been taken” against a lone suspect. Canadian media said police had raided a property in Strathroy, about 225km (140 miles) south-west of Toronto. They… Read More Police kill suspected ISIS militant in Canada
A former sanitation worker was sentenced to death on Wednesday for murdering nine women and a teenage girl as the “Grim Sleeper,” a serial killer who preyed on prostitutes and drug addicts in a Los Angeles crime spree dating back three decades. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Kathleen Kennedy condemned Lonnie David Franklin Jr.,… Read More L.A ‘Grim Sleeper’ serial killer convicted of 10 murders, sentenced to death
A 20-year-old Donald Trump supporter who scaled the Trump Tower in Midtown Manhattan on Wednesday for three hours using suction cups and a climbing harness was pulled inside through a window by police who had tried to coax him into the building throughout the escapade. The man reached the 21st story of the 58-story tower… Read More Ardent Trump supporter climb the Trump Tower in order to meet the presidential nominee
No fewer than 15 prison inmates serving different jail terms allegedly escaped, on Tuesday night, from Nsukka Prisons, in Enugu State scaling through the perimeter fence of the prison under the cover of darkness. A reliable source at Nsukka prisons who pleaded anonymity said that the inmates tactfully opened the cell without the knowledge of… Read More 15 inmates escape from Nsukka prison