NYPD: Suspect Planned Attack For Weeks, Federal Child Porn Charges For Charles County School Aid

NYPD: Suspect Planned Attack For Weeks

The NYPD says the man who carried out yesterday’s terror attack planned to do so weeks in advance. Deputy Police Commissioner John Miller says suspect Sayfullo Saipov “followed the ISIS playbook to a T.” Saipov left a handwritten note declaring allegiance to ISIS. Multiple knives and imitation pistols were found near the suspect when he was shot by police. Authorities have questioned the suspect, but have yet to give details on that interview.

NY Leaders Criticize Trump For Politicizing Terror Attack

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says politicizing yesterday’s terror attack plays into the hands of terrorists. Cuomo criticized President Trump’s tweet following the attack saying it was not helpful and inaccurate. Trump called out Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer today tweeting that the terror suspect “came into our country through what is called the ‘Diversity Visa Lottery Program,’ a Chuck Schumer beauty.” Cuomo said officials at all levels should be in solidarity and should not be pointing fingers at one another.

Federal Child Porn Charges For Charles County School Aide

Federal prosecutors have filed child pornography charges against a former Charles County teacher’s Aide.  Carlos Bell is already facing 206 charges of sex abuse involving dozens of alleged victims.  Bell will be in Federal court next week to address the charges.

 

Dodgers Beat Astros To Even World Series At Three

The curtain comes down tonight on the current baseball season with Game Seven of the World Series. And what a series it’s been. Last night, the Dodgers defeated the Astros 3-1 in Game Six in Los Angeles to knot the Fall Classic at three games apiece.

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Harold T. Fisher is a broadcast journalist and author. He is currently the host of the news/talk program, “The Daily Drum” on WHUR-FM and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141. Highlights of his journalism campaigns include the aftermath of the earthquake in Port Au Prince, Haiti; coverage of the 2008 Democratic and Republican conventions; the Jena 6 protests in central Louisiana; the Midwestern floods of 1994 and hurricane Andrew in 1992.

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