HRM Cheat Sheet

Cheat Sheet: November 23-24--Weekend Roundup

Israel calls Iran nuclear deal a “historic mistake” The Israeli government called the deal reached with Iran over its nuclear program a “historic mistake,” saying it only showed a nuclear program that’s still capable of producing a bomb. Prime Minister…

Cheat Sheet: November 18, 2013

George Zimmerman arrested George Zimmerman has been arrested following a domestic violence incident involving his girlfriend. Authorities haven’t said exactly what happened, but the disturbance was at a residence on Topfield Court in Apopka (Seminole County). Zimmerman will be booked…

Cheat Sheet: November 16-17: Weekend Roundup

Tornadoes strike Illinois Rare and violent tornadoes ripped across Illinois on Sunday, toppling trees and power lines and swamping city streets. Earlier, severe weather decimated farms in southern Illinois, killing at least five people. Farther north, a tornado flattened large…

Cheat Sheet: November 15, 2013

Philippines death toll hits 3,631 More than a week after Typhoon Haiyan hit the central Philippines, some victims are living off the land. In a total absence of food and water, some victims were surviving on coconut juice. The assessment…

Cheat Sheet: November 14, 2013

Whitey Bulger gets two life terms plus five years Notorious mob boss James ‘Whitey’ Bulger was sentenced today to two consecutive life sentences plus five years for his conviction in a string of murders, as well as racketeering, extortion, money…

Cheat Sheet: November 13, 2013

Suspicious person investigated at LAFB Investigators are looking into a suspicious person incident at Langley Air Force Base’s west gate this afternoon. Around 2:30 p.m. LAFB security notified the Hampton Police Division about a suspicious, possibly armed person outside the…

Cheat Sheet: November 8, 2013

Man Goes Postal for the Holidays Adrian Baker, a 53-year-old Portsmouth postman, was sentenced and fined today on a guilty charge of obstruction of correspondence and theft. Baker was employed by the Postal Service for 14 years and honorably discharged…

Cheat Sheet: November 5, 2013

Portsmouth Hardee’s manager shot during robbery A manager at a Hardee’s on London Boulevard in Portsmouth is recovering from a gunshot wound to the chest after a robbery occurred Monday night. Two suspects, wearing hooded sweatshirts and cloth over their…

Cheat Sheet: November 4, 2013

Loaded gun taken from Maury High School student A 10th grade student brought a loaded gun to Maury High School this morning and was taken into custody by police. The school’s security officers saw the student re-entering the building and…

Cheat Sheet: November 2-3: Weekend Roundup

Soldier’s pregnant wife attacked, stabbed Justin Poole, a deployed soldier with local ties, reportedly witnessed a brutal attack on his wife by another soldier at their home in Texas. His wife, Rachel Poole, who was nine months pregnant, was video…

Cheat Sheet: November 1, 2013

Shooting at LAX A TSA agent and a suspect were wounded in a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport this morning. Law enforcement officers flooded the airport, and terminals 2 and 3 were evacuated. The shooting happened around 10:05 a.m.…

Cheat Sheet: October 24, 2013

Americans will have an extra six weeks to buy health coverage before facing penalty On Wednesday night the Obama administration said that it will give Americans who buy health insurance through the new online marketplace an extra six weeks to…

Cheat Sheet: October 23, 2013

Associated Press fires Bob Lewis The Associated Press has fired its veteran Virginia politics reporter Bob Lewis because of an erroneous report about gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe. The move came as a shock to the politicians and journalists who have…

Cheat Sheet: October 22, 2013

Car’s driver killed in crash with Virginia Beach school bus A man was killed and several high school students were taken to hospitals this morning after a school bus crashed into a car at South Independence Boulevard and Holland Road.…

Cheat Sheet: October 21, 2013

Two dead in Nevada school shooting A teacher was killed and two students were injured after a student opened fire at Sparks Middle School in Nevada today. The student/suspect was either killed by a self-inflicted wound or a law enforcement…

Cheat Sheet: October 19-20: Weekend Roundup

Richmond Times-Dispatch’s choice for governor: None of the above On Sunday, the Richmond Times-Dispatch made it clear that they didn’t support any of the candidates running for Virginia governor, stating: “The major-party candidates have earned the citizenry’s derision. The third-party…

Cheat Sheet: October 15, 2013

Terrorism suspect brought to U.S. Nazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai, a Libyan man, was snatched by U.S. Special Operations forces outside his home in Tripoli this month and brought to the U.S. over the weekend because a chronic medical condition prevented them…

Cheat Sheet: October 12-13: Weekend Roundup

Dozens killed in Iraq bombings A series of car and roadside bombings killed at least 44 people in Iraq on Sunday and wounded more than 140 others, police officials told CNN. The most devastating attack occurred in Kut when two…

Cheat Sheet: October 11, 2013

OPCW awarded Nobel Peace Prize The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize or helping eliminate Syria’s stockpile of poison gas. The international chemical weapons watchdog was awarded by the prize committee in Oslo,…

Cheat Sheet: October 3, 2013

Shots fired near Capitol A female driving a black sedan rammed a barricade near the White House today, stemming a chase that ended 16 blocks away. As a result, the woman (whose name has not been disclosed) was shot as…

Cheat Sheet: September 30, 2013

Obama not resigned to government shutdown President Barack Obama said he hasn’t given up hope for a deal to avert a government shutdown tonight. “I am not at all resigned” to a government shutdown, Obama said after a meeting with…

Cheat Sheet: September 28-29: Weekend Roundup

On the verge of a government shutdown, The Capitol is quiet on Sunday The U.S. government appeared on Sunday to be on the verge of shutting down for the first time in nearly two decades as House leaders were running…

Cheat Sheet: September 26, 2013

The Affordable Care Act “is here to stay” During a campaign-style event today at a Maryland community college, President Obama attempted to dispel what the White House sees as some of the myths surrounding healthcare reform. “Five days from now,…

Cheat Sheet: September 23, 2013

Egypt bans Muslim Brotherhood Today an Egyptian court banned the Muslim Brotherhood from carrying out any activities in the country and ordered the seizure of the group’s funds, widening a campaign to debilitate the Islamist movement of deposed President Mohamed…