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NiMB 75: News In My Briefs 3-2-2018

A collie made out of broccoliNiMB 75: Friday 3-2-2018

TODAY: Two dead and gunman at large in shooting at Central Michigan University. Diabetes is actually five separate diseases, research suggests. Teenage US gymnast becomes first male to file lawsuit claiming he was sexually abused by Larry Nassar when he ‘treated’ a shoulder injury with acupuncture to the boy’s genitals. Trump defies Putin and agrees to sell Ukraine scores of Javelin anti-tank missiles which are capable of blasting Russia’s armor off the battlefield. Justice Department launches investigation into Oakland mayor after she warned illegal immigrants of an ICE raid in the city and ‘kept more than 800 criminals from being deported’. Heartbreaking remains of missing woman who died while trapped in the WALL of her home when she fell through her attic and lay undiscovered until the house went into foreclosure three years on. Texas teen with a rifle, 100 rounds of ammo and a mask is arrested while sitting in his car near a school sporting event as relieved officers say ‘whatever we prevented was going to be bad’. An American pilot who vanished without trace in West Africa in 2013 is SPOTTED at a human trafficking hotspot in Libya, family are told. Police question Israeli PM Netanyahu over corruption following claims news website gave favourable coverage in return for special treatment from government regulators.

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News

DailyMail:Police question Israeli PM Netanyahu over corruption following claims news website gave favourable coverage in return for special treatment from government regulators

* Benjamin Netanyahu is questioned by police over alleged corruption
* Telecoms firm allegedly provided positive news on Netanyahu and his wife
* In exchange, the Israeli Prime Minister ‘provided favours from regulators’
* Netanyahu, also a a suspect in two other corruption cases denies wrongdoing

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5453441/Israeli-police-question-Netanyahu-telecoms-corruption-case.html

DailyMail:EXCLUSIVE: An American pilot who vanished without trace in West Africa in 2013 is SPOTTED at a human trafficking hotspot in Libya, family are told

* Jerry Krause was at the controls of a routine flight from South Africa to Mali where he was working as a missionary on April 7, 2013 when he disappeared
* The last message from his 17-seater passenger plane was to a control tower on the tiny island of São Tomé, saying he was nine miles from its shore
* Family of Krause, originally from Waseca, Minnesota, were sent message last November by friend saying that he is still alive
* Now a private detective they have engaged claim intelligence ‘assets’ on the ground in Africa have reported seeing the pilot at an airport in Ghat, Libya
*  Detectives and family fear Krause was taken by people smugglers and forced to fly for them against his will

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5437613/Vanished-American-pilot-SPOTTED-Libya-family-told.html

DailyMail:Two dead and gunman at large in shooting at Central Michigan University

Central Michigan University is on lockdown after two people were shot dead in a dorm.

Police have swarmed the Mt Pleasant campus looking for the gunman, who remains at large.

The shooter is described as a black male. He should be considered armed and dangerous, local police say.

Michigan State Police troopers told the Detroit Free Press that the victims were shot on the fourth floor of Campbell Hall, a co-ed residence hall.

CM Life, a student newspaper, tweeted that a reporter spoke to an officer who said the shooter was still on the premises.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5454923/Police-respond-shots-fired-Central-Michigan-University.html

DailyMail:Texas teen with a rifle, 100 rounds of ammo and a mask is arrested while sitting in his car near a school sporting event as relieved officers say ‘whatever we prevented was going to be bad’

* Diego Horta, 17, was arrested on Tuesday night on drug and weapons charges
* He was found near Rowlett High School and the city’s community center as two school sporting evets were finishing
* He allegedly also had more than four grams of a penalty group two drug police believe to be hallucinogens, an illegal club and a mask
* An image of apparent child pornography was found on his phone, police say
* The Texas teen is home-schooled and not a student at Rowlett High

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5452561/Texas-teen-arrested-rifle-ammo-near-high-school.html

DailyMail:Teenage US gymnast becomes first male to file lawsuit claiming he was sexually abused by Larry Nassar when he ‘treated’ a shoulder injury with acupuncture to the boy’s genitals

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5454211/Teenage-gymnast-male-victim-Larry-Nassar.html

DailyMail:Heartbreaking remains of missing woman who died while trapped in the WALL of her home when she fell through her attic and lay undiscovered until the house went into foreclosure three years on

* WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT
* The remains of Mary Stewart Cerruti, 61, were identified on Tuesday in Texas
* New tenants found the skeleton in the walls of her house in Houston
* Also found were degraded clothing, athletic shoes, and a pair of eyeglasses
* In summer 2015, the elderly woman’s neighbors became concerned after they noticed the mail piled up in front of her house that had a broken window
* Authorities now believe Cerruti fell through her attic floor and became wedged in the walls

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5452367/New-homeowners-discovered-missing-previous-owner-wall.html

DailyMail:Justice Department launches investigation into Oakland mayor after she warned illegal immigrants of an ICE raid in the city and ‘kept more than 800 criminals from being deported’

* Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is being investigated by the Justice Department for warning the public of a surprise ICE raid
* Sarah Huckabee Sanders called it ‘outrageous’ and says Schaaf put federal officials in danger
* ICE acting director Thomas Homan said she let 800 ‘criminals’ to escape arrest
* He told Fox News that the mayor’s warning on Twitter was ‘beyond the pale’
* Homan compared her to a gang lookout who tells people when cops are coming
* The mayor’s warning last weekend came hours before the agency launched an operation in Northern California that resulted in more than 150 arrests
* Schaaf defended herself and says she broke no laws because Oakland is a sanctuary city

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5453161/Justice-Department-launches-investigation-Oakland-mayor-Schaaf.html

DailyMail:Trump defies Putin and agrees to sell Ukraine scores of Javelin anti-tank missiles which are capable of blasting Russia’s armor off the battlefield

* Trump’s State Department approves export of 210 Javelin anti-tank missiles and 37 launch units to Ukraine
* Its military is in a tense standoff with Russia’s after annexation of Ukraine in 2014 and Putin’s forces have advanced T-14 battle tanks at their disposal
* Trump had avoided sending ‘lethal’ weaponry to Ukraine until now but missiles systems could arrived within two months

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency, part of the Pentagon, said Ukraine has asked President Donald Trump’s administration for permission to buy 210 missiles and 37 launchers at a cost of around $47 million.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5452001/U-S-approves-possible-sale-anti-tank-missiles-Ukraine.html

Good Reads

BBC:Diabetes is actually five separate diseases, research suggests

http://www.bbc.com/news/health-43246261

Financial

Yahoo: DOW at 24,290….keep a sliding!

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