Category Archives: fatal

Another fatal outbreak: 27 COVID deaths at Illinois vets nursing home prompts probe

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LASALLE, Ill. (AP) — State officials have launched investigations into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans nursing home in Illinois that has infected nearly 200 residents and staff members, and killed 27 veterans. News outlets reported Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s office and the state’s Department of Veteran’s Affairs are attempting to determine what caused the […]

Another fatal outbreak: 27 COVID deaths at Illinois vets nursing home prompts probe

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LASALLE, Ill. (AP) — State officials have launched investigations into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans nursing home in Illinois that has infected nearly 200 residents and staff members, and killed 27 veterans. News outlets reported Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s office and the state’s Department of Veteran’s Affairs are attempting to determine what caused the […]

Inside a fatal Ranger raid that killed an ISIS-K emir in Afghanistan

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Infrared lasers swept over the contingent of U.S. Army Rangers as they traversed eight-foot-high stepped terraces within eastern Afghanistan’s Mohmand Valley on the night of April 27, 2017. From the moment those Rangers fast-roped into the valley until they departed, they were under a constant hail of gunfire from barricaded Islamic State-Khorasan positions. But the […]

Fatal shooting of armed Fort Carson soldier by local police ruled justified

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No charges will be filed against four Colorado Springs police officers who shot an Army staff sergeant multiple times, killing him, after he pointed an AR-15 rifle at police when they responded to a domestic disturbance call. The shooting was deemed justified following a review of witness reports, physical evidence, police body camera footage, and […]

Cops: No charges in fatal sailor-on-sailor shooting

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No charges will be filed in the fatal accidental shooting of a sailor by another sailor last month, police have confirmed. Machinist’s Mate Nuclear 3rd Class Dakota Ray Hering, 20, was killed on April 7 in Goose Creek, South Carolina, according to Navy and police records. Hering had been renting a house with other sailors […]

Inside a fatal Super Hornet crash in Star Wars canyon

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A U.S. Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet was flying “too fast and too low with respect to the surrounding terrain” before it struck the wall of Star Wars canyon in California’s Death Valley National Park last summer, according to an internal investigation obtained by Navy Times. The July 31 crash took the life of Lt. Cmdr. […]

Iran missile hits own ship in fatal accident

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian missile fired during a training exercise in the Gulf of Oman struck a support vessel near its target, killing 19 Iranian sailors and wounding 15, Iran’s military and state media said Monday, amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington. The statement significantly raised the death toll in Sunday’s incident […]