Bus driver stabbed as he fights off attacker (From Daily Echo) BOSSES have praised the bravery of a Hampshire bus driver who was stabbed as he foiled a late-night robbery. The 48-year-old victim was wounded in front of a lone passenger after a masked man boarded the vehicle and brandished a small-bladed weapon. 02/16/2014 - 5:01 pm | View Link
Beaten TriMet bus driver in frantic North Portland emergency call: 'He hit me in the head 15 times ... I can't see myself' But as it fights to preserve a generous health benefits package for TriMet operators, Amalgamated Transit Union 757 has made the case that being a bus driver is also one ... UPDATE: TriMet has released a photo of the attacker. "It’s the clearest we ... 12/12/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
Terrified driver fights off carjacker The victim, a 26-year-old man, only escaped by reversing his car, causing the attacker to fall into the road. The assailant then walked in front of a bus causing it to stop, before running off. Today, police are appealing for witnesses following the ... 09/29/2013 - 8:09 pm | View Link
Heroic Bus Driver Charles Poland Honored in Congress How heartening to know that – whether in a classroom or on a school bus – people like Mr. Poland are looking out for students and protecting them. Rep. Roby spoke of how Mr. Poland died bravely standing between an armed attacker and students to block ... 02/14/2013 - 7:00 am | View Link
Armed bus driver fights off knife-wielding attacker A bus driver drew a handgun and fired warning shots into the air near the Ra’anana Junction north of Tel Aviv Tuesday evening, after he was attacked by a knife-wielding passenger. The altercation began when two passengers on the bus fought over a seat ... 01/15/2013 - 7:14 am | View Link
School Bus Fight Video: Florida Bus Driver Looks On As ... A school bus driver in Florida is under fire after a video of three teens beating up another on his bus –- while he watched –- went viral, sparking suggestions ... 07/18/2014 - 11:57 am | View Website
Man accused of vicious bus attack blames driver but will ... UPDATE: A Gold Coast university student accused of a brutal bus driver bashing has claimed the driver started the fight. 07/18/2014 - 11:43 am | View Website
Bus Driver Fired After Fight With Teen and Crash Into ... A Kenosha, Wisc. bus driver lost his job after fighting a teen who attacked first, but failing to secure the bus, which crashed into several parked vehicles. 07/18/2014 - 3:22 am | View Website
Caught on Video: Struggle for Control of Greyhound Bus ... Newly released video shows an attack on a Greyhound bus driver that led to a struggle for control of the vehicle before it crashed in the western Arizona ... 06/20/2014 - 11:04 am | View Website
Ohio bus driver lied about Bible stopping bullets during ... Ohio bus driver lied about Bible stopping bullets during ‘race-fueled gang attack’: police Rickey Wagoner, 49, told police in February that he was attacked by ... 06/19/2014 - 5:36 am | View Website
European Union foreign ministers are meeting to consider further sanctions against Russia because of the downing of the Malaysian jetliner, with Britain and some other countries demanding much tougher measures.
One of D. C.’s great power couples is no more. The press service of the Russian Tennis Federation announced Sunday that Capitals star Alex Ovechkin and Russian tennis pro Maria Kirilenko have broken off their engagement. R-Sport reported the sad news with a quote from Kirilenko. Read full article >>
A D. C. Superior Court judge concluded Monday that DNA evidence exonerates a man who spent 26 years in prison in the 1982 killing of a Washington woman. Kevin Martin’s case marks the fifth time in as many years that federal prosecutors in the District have acknowledged that errors by an elite FBI forensic unit had led to a conviction that should be overturned.
Fake sex workers are everywhere on Tinder, according to a new report by the security firm Symantec. What the report doesn’t mention: Real sex workers aren’t unheard of on dating sites, either. The Symantec report, which came out Tuesday, documented a number of scams that many Tinder users have probably swiped-left by before: enticements to chat on sketchy platforms with names like “Slut Roulette,” provocative photos promising dirty acronyms for cash, short-URL advertisements for webcam sites and services that cost absurd amounts of money.
Why they arrested Ryan Shucard last week, I shall never know. All he did was bring your basic 9mm Smith & Wesson handgun into the U. S. Capitol (actually, the Cannon House Office Building), upon which, in clear violation of what the Founders intended — right, Justice Antonin Scalia? — he was seized and later had to appear in D.