Archive for August, 2012

Aug
24
2012

Several People Shot Outside Empire State Building

New York City officials say several people have been shot outside the Empire State Building and that the gunman is dead. City police say three or four civilians have been wounded in the Friday morning shooting and that the... Read more
Aug
13
2012

Call for probe in jet ski security breach at New York’s Kennedy airport

The outraged head of the Port Authority police union Sunday demanded an investigation into how a swamped jet skier was able to breach Kennedy Airport’s troubled $100 million security system. via Fox News. Read more
Aug
09
2012

NYPD unveils new high-tech system to track crime and terrorism

Standing before a 30-foot-long wall of video monitors that looked liked the set of a Hollywood TV show, New York City officials unveiled their latest tool to combat crime and terrorism. "We are not your mom and pop’s police... Read more
Aug
07
2012

‘Dark Knight Rises’ – Man Arrested with Gun, Ammo, Knives in Ohio Theater

Police in Ohio have arrested a man who allegedly tried to smuggle guns, ammunition and knives into a late-night showing of "Dark Knight Rises." Authorities say the manager of the Cleveland-area movie theater became suspicious of the man, who... Read more
Aug
06
2012

Temple shooting victim’s son: ‘We’re at a breaking point’

The son of the president of the Sikh temple where six people were killed by a gunman urged Americans to better understand his culture on Monday — and said his community is "at a breaking point in some ways."... Read more
Aug
02
2012

Protesters Break Into Nuclear Complex

The U.S. government stores weapons-grade uranium at a complex in Oak Ridge, Tenn., considered to be one of the most secure sites in the world. But last weekend, three aging peace activists—two men and an 82-year-old nun—cut through fences... Read more