HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Autopsy results have determined that Houston city council member Larry Green's death was an accident. Tests showed he had a combined toxicity of chloroethane and methamphetamine.Green was found dead in his home on Tuesday, March 6. He was 52 years old. Houston police said a missed meeting led them to perform a welfare check at Green's home. According to police, the city leader was found in bed and there were no obvious signs of foul play.Council member Michael Kubosh said the cause of death does not take away from the legacy Green leaves."We as council members will remember him in a good light. I don't think any of this will tarnish his reputation among all of us," said Houston City Council Member Michael Kubosh.The Harris County Medical Examiner's Office provided the following description of substances found in Green's system:Chloroethane (ethyl chloride) is an organic solvent that is found in aerosol (spray can) preparations. It has been used as a solvent, … [Read more...] about Houston council member Larry Green died of toxic combination involving methamphetamine
ANKARA, Turkey — A research assistant shot and killed four staff members at a university in central Turkey, the university’s president said Thursday.Prof. Hasan Gonen of Osmangazi University, in the city of Eskisehir, some 250 kilometers west of Ankara, told reporters that the gunman shot and killed a deputy dean, a secretary and two teaching staff at the university’s school of education.The attacker, identified as Volkan Bayar, was apprehended by police as he left the scene, Gonen said.Gonen said the motive of the attack appeared to be a personal dispute. The main target was the education school’s dean, who was not in his office when the gunman arrived, the university president added.He said the suspect, who was studying for a doctoral degree, had been under investigation at the university for accusing a number of staff members of being followers of U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Turkey blames for a failed coup in 2016.Turkey has arrested tens of … [Read more...] about Turkey: 4 staff members killed in attack at university
Share Tweet Plus One Pin It Email Print By: Apoorva Mandhani April 11, 2018 9:34 pm Change Font Size Through a notification dated 5 April, the Centre has nominated eight members for appointment to the National Legal Services Authority (NALSA). Those nominated are: Justice D.N. Patel, Acting Chief Justice of Jharkhand High Court (Ex-officio member) Justice Rekha Sharma, Former Judge of Delhi High Court (Member) Justice Gita Mittal, Acting Chief Justice of Delhi High Court (Member) Senior Advocate Sriram Panchu (Member) Justice Ali Mohd. Magrey, Judge of Jammu and Kashmir High Court (Member) Ajay Pandey, Jindal Global Law School (Member) Padma Bhushan D.R. Mehta, IAS (Retd.) (Member) The notification was issued in view of the fact that the term of seven current NALSA members expired on 3 February. These members are: Justice Hakim Imtiyaz Hussain, Former Judge of Jammu and Kashmir High Court Senior Advocate Mr. P. Vishwanatha Shetty Justice Kailash Gambhir, Former … [Read more...] about Centre Notifies Nomination Of 7 New NALSA Members [Read Notification]
World Caravan MS13 Police in Yuma, Arizona apprehended a member of the gang MS-13 who crossed the U.S. border illegally on Monday night, according to reports. The gang member, an 18-year-old named Herberth Geovani Argueta-Chavez, had crossed into the United States with a group of 60 other migrants believed to be part of the migrant caravan that President Donald Trump has focused on over the last several weeks. The young gang member had pretended to be an unaccompanied minor, but police later ascertained that he is an adult who was affiliated with the infamous cross-border criminal group. Both the caravan and the gang have caught the attention of the president, who has railed against Central American migrants during speeches and on social media. During an event ostensibly about tax reform on April 5, Trump complained about “the caravan of thousands of people coming up from Honduras,” and suggested that women in the caravan were being raped. In fact, migrants began traveling … [Read more...] about MS-13 Gang Member Arrested Traveling With Migrant Caravan From Central America to U.S.
New CalPERS leaders don't trust each other. Will their feud hurt members? Apr 27, 2018 On March 19, new CalPERS board member Margaret Brown drew attention to discipline she experienced for allowing a friend to use CalPERS equipment for political purposes by asking whether she would be arrested for attending the pension fund's meeting. CalPERS … [Read more...] about New CalPERS leaders don’t trust each other. Will their feud hurt members?