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  • Foreman Says Military Jury Was Disgusted by C.I.A. Torture(hurl alert)

    11/07/2021 3:09:07 PM PST · by Ennis85 · 27 replies
    New York Times ^ | November6th 2021 | Carol Rosenberg
    A Navy captain who as head of a jury in a war-crimes court wrote a damning letter calling the C.I.A.’s torture of a terrorist “a stain on the moral fiber of America” said his views are typical of senior members of the U.S. military. Capt. Scott B. Curtis, the jury foreman, said it is just that he had the opportunity to express his thoughts in a letter proposing clemency for the prisoner Majid Khan, a Qaeda recruit who pleaded guilty to terrorism and murder charges for delivering $50,000 from his native Pakistan to finance a deadly bombing in Indonesia. But...
  • Welcome To Biden’s America – Viral Video Shows Man And Woman Fight, Spit At Each Other At A Gas Station Amid Panic-Buying

    05/12/2021 11:25:49 AM PDT · by USA Conservative · 35 replies
    Conservative US ^ | 05.12.2021 | Kathy Sullivan
    Frustrations were high on Tuesday as people rushed to gas stations to top off their tanks amid fears of a fuel shortage caused by the shutdown of a major pipeline. One man caught an intense altercation on camera at a Marathon gas station in Knightdale. Police charged Alexus Orianna Harris, 25, with simple assault and Matthew James-stark Artero, 47, with simple assault and damage to property. A man who wanted to be identified only as Rashaad said he was in line for gas when he saw a fight break out between a man and woman at one of the pumps....
  • County Sheriff in Alabama Shot to Death in Line of Duty

    11/23/2019 9:24:47 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 33 replies
    ktla ^ | 11/23/2019 | Brian Day
    Gov. Kay Ivey tweeted that Lowndes County Sheriff John Williams had been “tragically killed” in the line of duty and that she offered her prayers and sympathy to his family and the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Department. Montgomery County Sheriff Derrick Cunningham told news outlets that Williams was shot at a gas station in the community of Hayneville, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) southwest of Montgomery. Details remained sketchy as law enforcement agents converged on the community. Video from WSFA-TV showed a heavy law enforcement presence late Saturday outside a QV gas station. Alabama Law Enforcement Agency spokesman Cpl. Jess Thornton...
  • Woman walks away from dramatic car crash at Mississippi gas station: Report

    06/26/2018 6:56:33 AM PDT · by BBell · 27 replies ^ | 6/25/18 | Marie Simoneaux
    The 24-year-old driver in a dramatic car crash at a gas station in Flowood, Mississippi is accused of driving under the influence, MS News Now reported. The gas station's surveillance cameras captured the crash Thursday (June 21) and the video shows a white sedan speeding down the road, losing control, going airborne, flipping and crashing down into the pumps. The driver, Shelby Lynne May, walked away from the crash unharmed, but was arrested shortly after on a DUI charge, MS News reported.
  • Gunman Who Took Hostages at Louisiana Bank Posted Chilling Facebook Messages

    10/05/2013 11:57:48 PM PDT · by Cindy · 34 replies
    FOX ^ | August 14, 2013 | n/a
    "Gunman who took hostages at Louisiana bank posted chilling Facebook messages" SNIPPET: "The gunman who took three hostages at a Louisiana bank Tuesday -- killing one of them before being shot and killed by police -- recently posted chilling messages on Facebook, including a cartoon strip about hostages.   In a post on Sunday, 20-year-old Fuaed Abdo Ahmed displays a cartoon strip that focuses on an apparent hostage situation." SNIPPET: "Ahmed's final post, made Tuesday just hours before the hostage standoff began, is of a photo of a man with a sword attacking a tank.Under the photo is a quote...
  • Muslim uses her food stamps to buy lots of soda pop for sale in her gas station

    01/05/2017 3:59:50 PM PST · by BBell · 13 replies
    It amazes me that someone who can afford to drive around in such an expensive Lexus four wheel drive car can actually be claiming food stamps. She does say at one stage in the video that it would be impossible for anyone to tell whose food stamps she was actually using, her grandmother's etc.
  • VIDEO: Detroit gas station shooting caught on camera, 2 people arrested

    03/24/2016 5:05:26 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 20 replies
    WXYZ ^ | March 22, 2016 | Jennifer Wilson
    DETROIT (WXYZ) - Police have arrested two people in connection with a shooting Sunday at a Detroit gas station that left multiple people injured. A woman was caught on camera opening fire on a vehicle around 4:30 a.m. after the Dodge Charger she was riding in pulled up to the gas station on Fenkell and Greenfield.
  • Slidell Police arrest suspect within minutes of gas station robbery

    12/29/2015 5:35:00 PM PST · by BBell · 2 replies | The Times-Picayune ^ | 12/29/15 | Ben Myers, | The Times-Picayune
    Slidell Police on Monday (Dec. 28) arrested a suspect within minutes of an armed robbery at the Redfish gas station in the 3600 block of Pontchartrain Drive. Police say 32-year-old Elias Mendez tried to rob the gas station with a knife around 6:45 p.m. A clerk called 911 while the owner fought Mendez,
  • 'World's Most Expensive Gas Station' Cost Taxpayers $43M

    11/02/2015 7:25:40 PM PST · by grundle · 25 replies
    ABC News/ ^ | November 2, 2015 | Lee Ferran
    American taxpayers are on the hook for a $43 million gas station constructed in Afghanistan -- a price tag that’s about $42.5 million higher than it should’ve been, and the Department of Defense can’t explain why, according to a new government report.
  • Caught on Camera: Water Main Break Takes Down Gas Station Canopy

    01/14/2015 3:07:56 PM PST · by bgill · 24 replies
    keye ^ | Jan. 13, 2015 | unknown
    Alam says within minutes, he watched as the spout of water grew and the canopy over his gas pumps was no match for it. "It was like a tsunami like a tornado." The pressure from the water collapsed the metal structure. The force even blew a hole in the rear window of Alam's car - which was parked just a few feet away. No one was hurt, but Alam's insurance company says it's going to take $65,000 to fix the canopy. "My insurance said the city should take care of that." But, at this point, a city attorney says Tulsa...
  • Cleveland Gas Station Features Grotesque Anti-Semitic Images

    06/05/2014 4:31:11 AM PDT · by SJackson · 94 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | June 4, 2014 – A Cleveland gas station owned by a Palestinian American is drawing attention for a series of grotesque anti-Israel and anti-Semitic murals featured on its walls. The gas station and convenience store called Biggie’s, located on East 55th Street and Cedar Ave in Cleveland, is owned by Palestinian-American Brahim “Abe” Ayad, who has been the target of criticism for several years due to the hateful images, the Cleveland Jewish News reported. One of the most offensive images is that of a so-called “Talmudic Priest” wearing a yarmulke while circumcising an infant with his teeth, accompanied by the words “sex...
  • GA:Gas station clerk shoots, kills robber

    06/26/2013 10:47:17 AM PDT · by marktwain · 12 replies ^ | 26 June, 2013 | NA
    VILLA RICA, Ga. — A robbery took a deadly turn Tuesday night. Police said a clerk shot and killed a man trying to steal money. It happened at a gas station on Dallas Highway about 2 miles off Interstate 20 in Carroll County. Channel 2 Action News had the only camera there as Villa Rica police investigated at the Junior Food convenience store. Police said 10 minutes before the clerk was about to close the store, a man walked inside wearing a ski mask and a hooded sweatshirt. The robber pointed a gun at the clerk and went straight for...
  • Meth lab discovered at Moonshine Mini-Mart(NC, up in them thar hills)

    12/07/2010 6:51:54 PM PST · by Rebelbase · 32 replies ^ | December 6, 2010 | Staff Reports
    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office say they have discovered an “active, working” meth lab in an office behind the counter at Moonshine Mini-Mart, which also serves as a BP gas station, on Hwy. 107 South in Cullowhee, about three miles from campus. On Saturday and Sunday, officers from the Sheriff's Department, the State Bureau of Investigation and Probation and Parole served search warrants at two homes and one business, according to a release to the media from Captain Steve Lillard with the Jackson County Sheriff's Office. “Officers located in excess of 400 grams of methamphetamine inside the store doing business...
  • Man dies in attack over spot at gas station pump in Lauderdale Lakes, deputies say

    07/09/2010 7:58:29 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 47 replies
    South Florida Sun Sentinel ^ | July 9, 2010 | Juan Ortega
    LAUDERDALE LAKES — A Lauderhill man upset after another man beat him to a gasoline station pump knocked him down and caused him to fatally hit his head, the Broward Sheriff's Office said Thursday. Ryan Wilson, 21, was charged with aggravated manslaughter in the death of Jonathas Carasco, 67, according to sheriff's spokeswoman Dani Moschella. Carasco's family said Carasco was a married father of three from Lauderdale Lakes, a retired landscaper who was running errands the day he was attacked.
  • Car Catches Fire at Kentucky Gas Station While Driver Uses Cell Phone - Video

    12/08/2009 6:02:53 AM PST · by Federalist Patriot · 34 replies · 1,730+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | December 8, 2009 | Brian
    Here is video showing a car bursting into flames at a Versailles, Kentucky gas station. The driver was reportedly using his cell phone as he pumped gas, and had left his engine running. Authorities said that static electricity caused the fire. No one was hurt, and no explosion happened even though both the car and the gas pump caught on fire. . . . (VIDEO)
  • Phoenix man catches on fire at gas station (lit a match while pumping gas)

    04/01/2009 12:14:16 PM PDT · by Chet 99 · 53 replies · 3,333+ views
    Surveillance video from a Phoenix gas station shows a man burst into flames when he lights a match while his friend pumps gas. According to the station's manager, the driver of the vehicle was pumping gas when his friend walked up and struck a match. The match caused an explosion, enveloping the match man in flames. WATCH - Click here to see the surveillance video. Surveillance video catches explosion on camera. When it happens a woman climbs out of the drivers side window, and someone rushes to grab a child from the backseat. Employees were able to get the pumps...
  • Woman arrested on terrorism charges in Northern Arizona

    02/15/2009 2:33:37 AM PST · by Cindy · 13 replies · 1,213+ views
    AP via ^ | Last Update: 2/14 10:00 am | n/a
    SNIPPET: "Authorities say 30-year-old Sheri A. Zulpo of Edgewood, N.M., was booked into the Coconino County jail on charges of terrorism, attempted first-degree murder and endangerment and possible federal charges may also be filed."

    01/07/2009 2:53:22 PM PST · by Cindy · 113 replies · 3,159+ views ^ | January 07, 2009 | n/a
    "THE BRIEF LIFE AND EXQUISITE MARTYRDOM OF A HAMAS MORTAR CREW" Snippet: "Via Hamas' al-Aqsa TV station, said to be filmed in Jabaliya on 06 January 2008. At about 1'15" the crew is hit by an apparent Israeli counter-strike."
  • Hillary Clinton and Gandhi (or: Bad time to be Sec of State)

    12/02/2008 4:32:38 PM PST · by AynN08 · 5 replies · 260+ views
    Anyone remember this? It's from a few years ago, but hopefully it's still relevant to some people. Hillary Clinton: "Mahatma Gandhi... He ran a gas station down in, uh, St. Louis... Lot of wisdom comes out of that gas station." Find the link to the video here.
  • Arab store owners upset by raids (Hand me a tissue)

    09/30/2006 4:06:28 AM PDT · by chemicalman · 34 replies · 1,381+ views
    WWL TV / Houma Courier ^ | Sep. 29, 2006 | Robert Morris
    p> HOUMA -- The FBI temporarily shut down and raided a handful of local convenience stores Thursday, leading Arab store owners to decry the search-and-seizure operations as racial profiling. The government agents targeted clothing and smoking materials during their searches, store owners said, but authorities did not reveal the reasons for the searches or whether any arrests were made by late Thursday afternoon.