Category: Arab American News

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 …

Posted on: July 29, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

In-vehicle infotainment systems especially distracting to older drivers

New AAA Foundation research suggests focusing on older drivers could hold the key to safer in-vehicle technology for everyone DEARBORN — New in-vehicle infotainment technology has the potential to increase comfort and extend mobility for older drivers, but first it has to stop distracting them. On average, older drivers (ages 55-75) …

Posted on: July 29, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

What the FTC Facebook settlement means for consumers

by Lesley Fair The next time users visit Facebook, things might not look different, but big changes are brewing behind the scenes. The FTC’s record-breaking $5 billion settlement requires Facebook to conduct a massive overhaul of its consumer privacy practices. The settlement also makes major changes to Facebook’s operations and …