Thursday, January 23, 2020
Home Tragedy Page 3


Death toll from Sierra Leone floods passes 400: Red Cross

(AFP) - More than 400 people have died in mudslides and flooding in Sierra Leone with 600 people still missing in the stricken capital, the Red Cross said Friday,...

Black Man Killed by Officer in Alabama Mall Shooting Was Not the Gunman

New York Times:  An Alabama police officer fatally shot a 21-year-old black man on Thursday night who the police initially said shot at least one person at a mall near Birmingham,...

Botham Jean’s Family Prepared To Testify Before Grand Jury

Family members of the late Botham Jean are currently in Dallas, where they are ready to be called on to testify before a Grand Jury, lawyers for the family...

Victims’ Families Call For End To Road Carnage

The families of two young women who died in a horrific vehicle accident in April last year, have made an appeal to motorists to stop the carnage on the...

T&T: Drunk man cuts himself, goes to sleep, bleeds to death

Trinidad Express:-  A Sangre Grande man is suspected to have bled to death after cutting his hand on a broken glass over the weekend. Joel “Chocolate” Glynn, 37, came home in...

T&T: Body of teen mom found by hunters

Trinidad Express:-  A DECOMPOSING body believed to be that of a Chaguanas woman who went missing a week ago was found by a group of hunters in the Santa Cruz...

Indian state campaigns against deadly selfies

BBC:-Authorities in the southern Indian state of Karnataka are working on a campaign to warn people that "selfies can kill". The move comes after the deaths of four students...

Passenger Plane Crashes Off Jakarta

BBC:-  A Lion Air Boeing 737 passenger plane with 189 people on board has crashed into the sea shortly after taking off from the Indonesian capital, Jakarta. Flight JT 610 was...

T&T: Cop Kills Cop, Then Self

Trinidad Guardian:-  The taint­ed love be­tween two po­lice of­fi­cers turned trag­ic in Mt D'Or, Champs Fleurs, yes­ter­day, af­ter SRP Michael Youk­see turned his ser­vice weapon on WPC Rack­el Kipps, the...
amber guyger - botham shem jean

Dallas Cop Claims Botham Jean Ignored Her ‘Verbal Commands’

Huffington Post:-  Amber Guyger, the off-duty Dallas police officer charged with manslaughter for shooting a man in his own apartment, claimed she shot and killed 26-year-old Botham Shem Jean after...