Category: Arab American News

Posted on: August 9, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Wayne County Commissioners remember mass shooting victims, condemn violence and hate speech

DETROIT — The Wayne County commissioners paused for a moment of silence on Thursday to remember victims of the recent mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio, El Paso, Texas and Gilroy, California, unanimously approving a resolution which, “strongly condemns any hatred toward immigrants already residing or seeking to reside in the United States.” …

Posted on: August 4, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Gunman kills 20, wounds 26 at Walmart store in El Paso, Texas

EL PASO, Texas  – A man armed with a rifle opened fire at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday, killing 20 people and wounding 26 as shoppers and employees ran for cover before the gunman surrendered to police at the scene. The suspect was officially identified as …

Posted on: August 4, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson passes away at age of 80

INDEPENDENCE TWP. — Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson passed away Saturday morning at the age of 80 in his home here after a battle with pancreatic cancer. “It is with deep sadness that I report the passing of our friend and county executive, L. Brooks Patterson,” Chief Deputy County …

Posted on: August 3, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Israeli house demolitions are the true crime — not BDS

Israel is at it again. It remains consistent in engaging in one of its favorite activities: Stealing Palestinian land and tormenting Palestinians. On Monday, Israeli bulldozers, escorted by hundreds of Israeli soldiers, demolished no less than 16 residential buildings containing around 100 apartments in the village of Sur Baher, which is on …

Posted on: July 31, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Kym Worthy charges Detroit man for two Hamtramck assaults

On Friday, July 26, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy charged Marcus Maxwell Ross, a 32 year old Detroit man, in connection with two separate incidences of assault and robbery in Hamtramck. Jos Campau and Casmere Sexual Assault On July 14, at approximately 11:30 p.m., a 16-year-old female was walking in …

Posted on: July 31, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Gun shop in North Carolina puts up ‘Four Horsemen’ billboard to insult Tlaib, fellow congresswomen

MURPHY, NC — A North Carolina gun shop has purchased a billboard advertisement used to insult “the Squad,” a group of progressive congresswomen including Rashida Tlaib (D-MI). The group also includes Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA). The billboard refers to the four congressional of color …