bulletU.S. Iraq military WMD casualties officially reported to date - 1,737
bulletAttack focuses attention on female troops in Iraq
bulletBush tries to shore up support for Iraq policy * Bush rejects timetable for Iraq pullout

Illegal Aliens Captured with HazMat Licenses
The Department of Homeland Security’s U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 27 illegal aliens in Illinois, Maryland and Missouri in recent days who possessed valid state licenses to transport hazardous materials, state commercial driver’s licenses to drive trucks or state driver’s licenses. - (reader link) - (Invasion!)

bulletJulian Mendoza-Tapia is accused of attacking two female joggers in two separate incidents at a Bloomington, Minn. park
Citizenship status of accused rapist not reported. - (Svejk)
bulletL.A. County Anti-Gang Deputy Jerry Ortiz Assasinated
Deputy Jerry Ortiz, 35, had just knocked on a door Friday and was interviewing a woman who lived there when he was shot in the head at point blank range. Suspected gunman Jose Luiz Orozco, 27, was arrested late Friday, said sheriff's Sgt. Don Manumaleuna. Photos released by authorities showed Orozco with a shaved head and devil's horns tattooed onto his forehead.
bulletNanny Jimena Barreto Gets 30 Years in Hit-And-Run Deaths of two White children
bulletLubbock Police Search For Hispanic Man Accused of Indecent Exposure
A Hispanic man exposed himself to an 11-year-old Lubbock girl. Police say he may have done it before. Police say that description matches the ones from three other similar incidents earlier this year. - (Svejk)
bulletNew York: Dark-skinned Hispanic Allegedly Fondles 4th Grade Girl In Manhattan Park  - (Svejk)
bulletCrowd Jeers Peace March In Hamilton - Rape Victim's Father Says Marchers Lost Sight Of Real Tragedy
Alfredo Lopez CruzThe suspect in the rape of a nine-year-old girl is a Mexican man
, and the Hispanic community said they have felt the backlash since the crime. Someone set fire to the house where the rape allegedly happened, and some people broke into a house looking for the suspect. Police identified him as Alfredo Lopez Cruz, who had been living in the girl's neighborhood. The suspect in the case, Alfredo Lopez Cruz, is Hispanic, and that has generated bad blood against other Hispanics in the neighborhood. - (forum)

bulletDean: Democrats Must "Cultivate" Hispanics
bulletAs of March 2005, the undocumented population has reached nearly 11 million including more than 6 million Mexicans

Teen draws 50-year sentence in BSU student's slaying
Brandon Patterson Damien SandersKarl HarfordA teenager who instigated a robbery that ended in a Ball State University student's shooting death was sentenced to 50 years in prison. The family of victim Karl Harford, 20, said they accepted the sentence - the maximum allowed under the terms of a plea agreement - but would have preferred that Brandon Patterson serve life without the possibility of parole. "Things will never be the same again," Tom Harford, Karl's father, said after the sentencing hearing. Harford had volunteered to drive Patterson, Damien Sanders and a 14-year-old home from a near-campus party. - (Brewski) - (crime)

Police: Lowdown Homo Pedophile Found Forcing Boy To Perform Sex Act In Car
Wilfred JohnsonA black faggot in Orange County, Fla., was arrested after he was found in a parked car allegedly forcing a young boy to participate in a sex act in Orlando. A deputy first noticed a suspicious car parked on Lee Road in Orange County and investigated. When the deputy looked in the vehicle, he spotted Wilfred Johnson and the 15-year-old in the car. The deputy said the boy was crying hysterically. The boy said Johnson held a knife to his throat and sexually assaulted him, police said. - (another angry white) - (crime)
Upcoming forum to focus on Sodomite revulsion among blacks
Recent discussions about black men who have anal and oral sex with men on the down low are rare instances of African-Americans talking openly about faggotry. But those discussions only increased anti-gay feelings among some blacks, who suspect men on the down low of fueling rises in HIV among black heterosexual women. - (Svejk)
Black Americans represent only 12 percent of the population, but we account for more than half of all new cases of HIV/AIDS.\
Black women are 19 times more likely to be infected than White women.

Former Teacher Faces Sex Charges involving three girls, ages 12 to 14
Leonard T. AlexanderA former Minneapolis school teacher has been charged for alleged sexual improprieties with three girls, ages 12 to 14.
Leonard T. Alexander
, 27, of Minneapolis, was charged with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and one count of soliciting a child to engage in sexual conduct. As a dance instructor, Alexander allegedly invited girls to his apartment for practice. A 12-year-old girl went to his apartment and Alexander allegedly told her to pull down her pants before he then had sex with the girl, prosecutors allege. Prosecutors said another girl, age 14, went to his house and Alexander had sex with her. - (Brewski)

Alabama man extradited in rape case - Suspect in 1995 schoolgirl rapes returns here to answer charges
Keith Lamar Laster A suspect in a series of schoolgirl rapes here was returned to Rochester from Alabama on Friday. Keith Lamar Laster, 37, said nothing as U.S. marshals, Rochester police and Monroe County Sheriff's deputies led him from a Delta Airlines flight. Laster will face several felony charges, including four counts of first-degree rape. Authorities believe he stalked Rochester bus stops in the dark, pre-winter mornings of 1995. Officials here said Laster was identified as a suspect after a sample of his DNA from an Alabama database was allegedly linked to DNA evidence from the Rochester rape scenes. - (crime) - (Gman)

Judge Refuses Bail For Child-killer Lionel Tate
Lionel TateA Judge is refusing to release Lionel Tate on bond after hearing new evidence linking him to the armed robbery of a pizza deliveryman. Detectives say a series of cell phone text messages between Tate and a 16-year-old boy show them plotting a robbery. The boy is identified as Willie Caruthers. One message says, "You still want to bust that lick after school?" A detective says "lick" is a street term for an armed robbery. The 18-year-old is on probation as part of a plea agreement after an appeals court overturned his initial conviction and life sentence in the killing of a 6-year-old girl. Tate was 12 at the time. - (forum)

Man Convicted In Ann Arbor Gas Station Slaying - Featured On 'America's Most Wanted'
Rason HortonA man accused of robbing a gasoline station and then killing the clerk has been convicted of first-degree murder in the slaying. The verdict in the trial for Rason Horton, 21, of Detroit, was reached on Thursday. Horton (pictured, left) was also was convicted of armed robbery, carjacking, possession of a weapon by a felon and using a weapon to commit a felony in the death of Saleh Ahmat, 31. Horton was wanted in the shooting death of Ahmat outside a BP station at Packard and Platt roads on Sept. 3. Ahmat was chased onto a street and shot in the head while trying to flee during the early morning robbery. - (crime) - (another angry white)

Domestic Terrorism: Flight Attendant Sentenced To Five Years For Leaving Bomb Note
Gay WilsonFormer American Airlines flight attendant Gay Wilson was sentenced to five years in prison for leaving a bomb note on an airplane and intentionally interfering with a flight crew. Wilson, 37, was onboard American Airlines flight 306 from Dallas to Boston in May of 2004 when she claimed she found a threatening note in the bathroom. The note said, “There is a bomb on board this flt (sic) to Boston in cargo. Live Sadaam (sic)!" The plane was diverted to Nashville and escorted down by two military fighter jets. The incident took place on the same day President Bush was in Nashville. - (Brewski)

Sports: Miami Dolphin Accused Of DUI, Drag Racing
Quintin WilliamsPolice arrested a Miami Dolphins football player late Wednesday night. A Florida Highway Patrol official said troopers stopped Dolphin reservist Quintin Williams and Brandy Lynn Richards, who falsely claimed to be a Miami Dolphin cheerleader, for racing on I-595. Troopers clocked them at speeds of 111 mph and 109 mph, according to FHP. Williams was driving a 2006 Mercedes that belonged to Dolphin Tavares Tillman, who was also in the car. FHP troopers said that Tillman was drunk.

Williams is charged with drag racing and driving under the influence. - (another angry white) - (more sports)

Sports? 16-Year-Old Stabs Football Player To Death
Christopher Jean-Marie.Deputies arrested a 16-year-old boy they say killed a High School football player. Deputies were called about a group of teenagers causing a disturbance in the street. About 45 minutes later, hospital personnel notified BSO that 17-year-old Eddy Power had died in their emergency room. Power was stabbed in the heart. Homicide detectives went to the hospital where friends of Power told deputies that they had driven him to the hospital after he was stabbed by Christopher Jean-Marie. Moments later, Jean-Marie was arrested. - (another angry white)

bulletUK: More than 40 failed Zimbabwean asylum seekers have gone on hunger strike in Britain - (UK)

bulletNot Guilty Plea In Gay Date Rape Drug Case
Scott Schweickert under investigation in a series of gay murders and disappearances in several states has pleaded not guilty to charges of helping drug and rape other men in the Tampa area.
bulletCanada: Tories fear same-sex sweep - (Canada)
bulletAlleged Neo-Nazis charged with hate crime in assault on lesbians
A Lake County judge set bail at $1 million each Friday for a Winnetka man and another reputed neo-Nazi who allegedly beat and robbed two teenage girls who said they were lesbians. Patrick J. Langballe, 29, and Aaron C. Rush were charged with three counts of a hate crime
When Rush made a sexual advance toward one of the girls, she announced she was in a lesbian relationship with the other and did not like men in a romantic way. The two men reacted by saying they were "skinheads of the Nazi Nation" who did not like homosexuals, police said. Several items of Nazi and white supremacy paraphernalia were confiscated by police. - (Brewski)
bulletIsrael: Woman alleges rape in bathroom of popular Tel Aviv nightclub
This incident is the latest in a long series of complaints of rape in bathrooms of popular nightclubs throughout Israel.
bulletAlabama: Former Crossville mayor, police chief Ronald Dale West sentenced for rape of a 10-year-old girl
bulletGeorge Mercer accused of taking part in the rape of an 11-year-old girl
he allowed 40-year-old Henry Kiernan to bring a young girl to his house, then rape and sodomize her.
Kiernan, Mercer and another man, 48-year-old Allan Jay Willig face rape and sodomy charges.
bulletGrand jury indicts seven on aggravated rape charges
The minister of a church where members allegedly abused children and animals and six of his followers, including a former sheriff's deputy, were charged Thursday with aggravated rape. Louis Lamonica, 45, who was the pastor of Hosanna Church was charged with six rapes.

bulletNew Zealand: White "All Blacks" Soccer player Dean Kenny is fighting the Immigration Service
because it refuses to let his Welsh-born wife of nine years remain in New Zealand.
bullet"Killen Trial Forces Miss. to Relive Past"
bulletAdoptions From Russia Face A Chill
bulletHawaiian Pets Gain Right of Inheritance

bullet Interfaith Religious Group Apologizes for Comments that compared a conservative Christian group to the Gestapo and the Taliban
bulletMormon Church Now Defendant in Fire Suit

bulletKennewick Man: How a simple "or was" injects aboriginal religion into science
Adding "or was" places the material remains of the prehistory of all the unknown peoples of the American past under the exclusive domain of Indian tribes based simply on the geographic location of their present-day lands. Public policy would automatically give tribes the authority to control all evidence that may contradict their particular religious beliefs and give tribes complete veto power over scientific research on those remains. - (Svejk) - (Kennewick Man news)
bulletPreparations under way for Kennewick Man study
The study could be canceled by a court order or if the wording of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act changes in Congress. - (Svejk) - (Kennewick Man news)

bulletJumping Bull, 75, now lives on the reservation where tension between the FBI and Indian activists escalated - (Abo)

Sports: Ex-high school football star only gets 120 days for sex abuse of an 8-year-old girl
Darrell JacksonThe parents, siblings and friends of the victim - an 8-year-old girl when the sexual abuse began in 2000 - gathered on one side of the courtroom. Darrell Jackson's mother, other relatives and friends of the defendant, who is a former High School football star, took the right side of the judge's courtroom. One side, in letters they had written to the judge, urged stiff punishment for the five counts of statutory sodomy to which Jackson pleaded guilty in April. He can't take part in college athletics during probation; he must register as a sex offender; and he must complete 200 hours of community service. - (Brewski) - (more sports)

Haitian migrant Arrested For Allegedly Sending Obscene E-Mail To WRAL
Fern Georges
The State Bureau of Investigation arrested Fern Georges, 33, at the public library and charged him with four counts of cyberstalking and three counts of ethnic intimidation for allegedly sending threatening e-mail messages to WRAL staff.

Four anchors and a meteorologist received inflammatory messages, sent from a public computer terminal at a library. "The e-mails were sexual in nature, raunchy, particularly to my female colleagues," said anchor Gerald Owens. "To me, they were physically threatening." The messages directed to Owens and anchor Pam Saulsby, both black, were racially charged.
In one e-mail, the sender wrote, "Please tell Gerald Owens that if he keeps playing under the table, I'll burn a cross in his bedroom." Because he is a native of Haiti, prosecutors told a judge that he is a flight risk. - (Tyrone N. Butts) - (TNB) - (Invasion!)

Suspect in rape of juvenile apparently commits suicide
George Anthony CliftonA suspect sought by Baton Rouge police was found dead Thursday night of an apparent suicide. Police discovered George Anthony Clifton, 35, lying in a bed with a fatal wound to the head at his family’s campground.
Clifton was wanted in connection with an aggravated rape involving a juvenile that occurred between December and January. He also was wanted for questioning in the disappearance of a 10-year-old girl, reported missing about 1 p.m. Tuesday, who later appeared at a relative’s home. Clifton allegedly dropped the girl off near her aunt’s house on Breckenridge Avenue, police said. - (crime)

2 Teens Arrested In Connection With Tulane Rape
Hampton FranklinTyrone WilsonTwo New Orleans teenagers have been accused of raping a Tulane University employee and pistol-whipping her in her campus office. Hampton Franklin, 17, and Tyrone Wilson, 18, were booked Thursday with aggravated rape. Franklin admitted to raping the woman, but he told reporters that "Wilson forced him to do it" at gunpoint.

"He put the gun up to my face while I was at the barber shop and brung me over there across the avenue to rape the lady," Franklin said. "The victim also was pistol-whipped when she tried to run. - (crime) - (forum)

Garfield Man in Custody for Rape, Kidnapping of recent migrant woman from India who speaks very little English
Robert HawkinsPittsburgh police say they've captured the suspect who kidnapped a woman in broad daylight, raped her