PITTSBURGH, PA. (THECOUNT) — At least two people were stabbed near the Burlington Coat Factory on Sixth Avenue in downtown Pittsburgh on Thursday.
Police and medics are responding to the scene in the 300 block of Sixth Avenue on reports of a stabbing, according to emergency dispatchers.
The names and conditions of the patients were not immediately available.
The incident was reported around 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of Sixth Avenue and Smithfield Street near the Burlington Coat Factory store.
Officials at the scene say at least one woman, possible two, who were wearing hijabs, a Muslim garment, were stabbed. One of the women was seriously injured, reports CBS.
Geo quick facts: Pittsburgh is a city in western Pennsylvania at the junction of 3 rivers. Its Gilded Age sites, including the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, the Carnegie Museum of Art and the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, speak to its history as an early-20th-century industrial capital. In the North Shore neighborhood are the modern Andy Warhol Museum, Heinz Field football stadium and PNC Park baseball stadium – wikipedia.
Houston’s KRIV Fox 26, fired reporter, Scarlett Fakhar, over what she claims was her open support of President-elect Donald Trump.
Fakhar, 25, who celebrated Trump’s win at the polls on social media, posted support for Trump on her Facebook page while welcoming the end of Barack Obama‘s presidency. Soon after her posts, her bosses sent her a pink slip.
The former KRIV Fox 26 Houston reporter thanked her supporters on social media after she informed them that her bosses had dismissed her ‘for expressing my conservative views on my private Facebook page’, according to the Dallas Morning News. The station is an affiliate of the Fox television network. Fox 26 representatives confirmed on Friday that Fakhar is no longer with the station. Continue reading
Via DrudgeReport: JAMES O’KEEFE: Hillary PERSONALLY ordered ‘Donald Duck’ troll campaign.
JAKE TAPPER: You see Donald Trump walking into the arena. I’m sure he’s hoping to distract — he and his campaign are hoping to distract from the fact that Senator Ted Cruz gave one of the most remarkable speeches at a convention in modern history. He did not endorse Donald Trump. Continue reading
The NYPD released a sketch of a man wanted for questioning in the murder of jogger Katrina Vetrano.
New York Police released the sketch of the unidentified man who they say is not a suspect or person of interest at this time in the slaying of the Queens jogger. However, the NYPD wrote on Twitter that they want to talk to the man.
“We are seeking to speak to the male in this sketch about the murder of #KarinaVetrano. Please call #800577TIPS,” he wrote. Continue reading
Khizr Khan, the Muslim Gold Star father that appeared at the Democratic National Convention has deleted his law firm’s website from the Internet that catered to pay-to-play Muslim migration into America.
The now shuttered website is proof Khan financially benefited by offering pay-to-play Muslims migrating to America. Democrats have been slamming GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump over comments he made about Khan.
A snapshot of Khan’s now deleted website, shows that as a lawyer he engages in procurement of EB5 immigration visas and other “Related Immigration Services.” Continue reading
Donald Trump’s “Hollywood Walk of Fame” star was defaced with what appears to be a backward swastika.
A photo of the front runner’s star, located on Hollywood boulevard, was uploaded to image sharing site IMGUR and then shared on Reddit.
An unknown vandal used black spray paint to display a backward swastika. It is not known whether or not the suspect meant to place the offensive symbol in a reversed position. Continue reading
Donald Trump bolted on the Fox News GOP debate last night, but that didn’t stop Marvel CEO Ike Perlmutter and his wife Laura, from donating $1 million to the front runner’s favorite cause.
The Perlmutters donation went to Trump’s charity for veterans. They had previously donated $2 million to Marco Rubio’s campaign — as in, Rubio’s actual campaign fund, not a separate charity. Could a switcharoo of an endorsement be on the way?
Ike Perlmutter is a conservative so it shouldn’t come as a huge surprise to Marvel fans who read a lot of industry news. Continue reading
On the heels of Donald Trump dumping his appearance at the final GOP debate, Chris Matthews is asking the elephant in the room question, “Who’s gonna watch a debate between the two Cuban guys?”
Matthews, appearing on his show, “Hardball With Chris Matthews,“ was referencing Republican candidates Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio.
Many on social media are blasting Matthews’ comments as “Racist.” Continue reading
The Christmas day mosque fire in Texas that was at first described as a “hate crime,” was in fact set by, Gary Nathaniel Moore, a Muslim man.
Moore, 37, is said to be a devout Muslim who frequently attended the mosque.
At the time the fire was set, it garnered much attention as a “hate crime”: “The Houston chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations called on authorities to investigate a possible bias motive in the case Continue reading
A new study, examining a mystery confounded polling analysts, says Donald Trump‘s huge poll numbers may actually be understated.
Confusing the polsters is the fact Trump performs much better in online-based surveys rather than polls that include live-telephone interviews, which may indicate some voters are planning to vote for Trump, but may be reluctant to admit their support for the controversial candidate.
In self-administered online interviews voters will be more likely to admit their support. And that will more likely reflect their eventual decision in the privacy of a voting booth. Continue reading