Garrett Hardin, a Morehead City, N.C., police officer, was accidentally shot by a fellow officer and critically injured Wednesday morning. The victim was participating in a tactical training exercise in the back parking lot of the police department.
A 13-year-old boy was shot and wounded in an apparent hunting accident near Whitney, Tex., Saturday night. The victim was packing up after hog hunting with his father when weapon discharged and he was struck in the stomach. No charges have been filed.
9500 block of Edes Avenue in East Oakland. (Google Street Views)
Preparing for a visit by former President Jimmy Carter next week, eight members of the Habitat for Humanity crew in Oakland were robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon. One victim was shot at and pistol whipped.
Hardworking Habitat and AmeriCorps crew members has their cellphones, wallets and “other personal property” stolen from them by two men at around 1:40 p.m. at the Brookfield Court development in the 9500 block of Edes Avenue in East Oakland.
Oakland Tribune has more:
Four men walked onto the property and robbed the seven men and one woman, ages 23 to 68, police said. Roughly a dozen other people were also working on the development, where 12 townhomes are under construction, but they were not robbed, said Habitat spokeswoman Krysta Morgenthaler.
The robbers drove away in two cars and police have not yet released full descriptions of the men or their cars. No arrests have been made.
The day before he was taped harassing a Park Ranger for doing her job, Neugebauer went on The Chad Hasty Show to state that he will keep the government shut down for “as long as it takes” to ensure that Obamacare is not funded, claiming it was the will of the American people.
No WIC participant checks with an October 2013 date can be cashed, therefore, WIC participants will not be receiving any October food benefits or any other benefits until the shutdown is over.
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The researchers argue that time and area closures for the fisheries are essential to protect these animals as well as to maintain the health of the commercial fishery.
The research was conducted by a team from Drexel University, the Costa Rican non-profit conservation organization Pretoma and a U.S. non-profit working in Costa Rica, The Leatherback Trust.
The researchers used data from scientific observers on longline fishing boats who recorded every fish and other animal caught by the fishermen from 1999 to 2010 and the locations of the captures and fishing efforts. Those data provided the basis for a mathematical analysis of the fishery resulting in maps of geographic locations and estimates of the total number of captures of sea turtles in the entire fishery.