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5:36 p.m. EDT           July 11, 2013

New Jersey Devils winger Ilya Kovalchuk, 30. walked away from $77 million in future salary Thursday by announcing that he is retiring from the NHL, presumably to play in the Kontinental Hockey League in his native Russia.

“I’m never surprised by anything that happens in this game,” said Devils president and general manager Lou Lamoriello.

Although there is no confirmation yet, it’s expected that Kovalchuk will return to SKA St. Petersburg. He was captain of that team during the lockout and stayed in Russia after the start of training camp so he could skate in the league’s All-Star game.

“All I know is that he won’t be playing here,” Lamoriello said.

Kovalchuk released this statement through the Devils: “This decision was something I have thought about for a long time going back to the lockout and spending the year in Russia. Though I decided to return this past season, Lou was aware of my desire to go back home and have my family there with me. The most difficult thing for me is to leave the New Jersey Devils, a great organization that I have a lot of respect for, and our fans that have been great to me.”

Lamoriello said Kovalchuk has filed his voluntary retirement papers, and that his contract is now null and void.

The general manager wouldn’t discuss the salary cap implications for the team, but, because of Kovalchuk’s long-term contract, the Devils enjoyed a salary cap advantage of about $4 million over the first three seasons. Under the collective-bargaining agreement’s cap advantage recapture clause, the Devils will have to pay back that amount over the last 12 years of the contract. That would mean a hit of about $330,000 a season.

Kovalchuk signed a 15-year, $100 million contract in 2010. The Devils were penalized a first- and a third-round draft pick and fined $3 million because they were judged to be trying to circumvent the salary cap with their original 17-year, $102 million contract, which had five years at $550,000 at the end to lower the cap hit.

The retirement announcement comes six days after the opening of the free agent market, meaning the Devils don’t have the option of trying to add players through free agency.

“I can’t worry about timing right now,” Lamoriello said. “It is what it is. You just go forward.”

Lamoriello said the possibility of Kovalchuk leaving the NHL came up during the lockout and was revisited recently.

Kovalchuk played 11 seasons in the NHL, the last four with New Jersey. He will retire with 417 goals and 816 points in 816 games.

from:  http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nhl/devils/2013/07/11/ilya-kovalchuk-announces-retirement-new-jersey-devils/2509857/

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Ilya Kovalchuk

9               3

 

how he appears to the world = IC = 93 = Make the best of a worst-case scenario.

93

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A train derailed and some of its cars exploded, fuelling an oil fire in Quebec's eastern townships

July 6, 2013           6:19 AM ET

A train carrying crude oil derailed overnight in the heart of Lac-Mégantic in Quebec’s Eastern Townships, sparking a major fire that led to the evacuation of 1,000 people from their homes.

Witnesses reported between four and six explosions overnight in the town of about 6,000 people. The derailment happened at about 1 a.m. ET, about 250 kilometres east of Montreal.

It is not yet known if there are any casualties, but according to Radio-Canada 60 people have been reported missing.

‘Total mayhem’

Zeph Kee, who lives about 30 minutes outside of Lac-Mégantic, said he saw a huge fireball coming from the city’s downtown early Saturday morning.

He described one of the local bars, where people were enjoying their drinks on the outside patio at the time of the explosion. That bar is now gone, Kee said.

Kee said several buildings and homes were flattened by the blast.

“It was total mayhem … people not finding their kids,” he said.

Isabelle Aller, who was visiting the area, says she has been calling her friends ever since the explosion, and they haven’t answered their phones.

“The more time that passes, the more we are worried,” she said.

Aller says after the first explosion, some people went to the scene to see what was going on.

Several explosions followed afterwards.

Mayor holds back tears

The teary-eyed mayor of Lac-Mégantic, Colette Roy-Laroche, said emergency services are doing everything possible to deal with the crisis.

“We have deployed all resources to ensure that we can support our citizens,” she said.

‘It’s terrible. We’ve never seen anything like it.’—Claude Bédard, Lac-Mégantic resident

A spokesperson for Quebec’s Environment Ministry says 73 rail cars filled with crude oil were involved. At least four of the cars exploded, sending a huge cloud of thick, black smoke into the air.

The fire, which can be seen for several kilometres, has spread to a number of homes. Authorities say some 30 buildings were affected.

“It’s dreadful,” said Lac-Mégantic resident Claude Bédard. “It’s terrible. We’ve never seen anything like it. The Metro store, Dollarama, everything that was there is gone.”

Firefighters called in from U.S.

More than 100 firefighters, some as far away as Sherbrooke, Que., and the United States, were on the scene early Saturday morning to bring the flames under control.

A large but as-yet undetermined amount of fuel is also reported to have spilled into the Chaudière River. Some residents say the water has turned an orange colour.

lac mégantic, quebecThe derailed train belongs to Montreal Maine & Atlantic, which owns more than 800 kilometres of track serving Maine, Vermont, Quebec and New Brunswick, according to the company’s website.

The cause of the derailment is under investigation. A spokesperson for Quebec provincial police said it is still too early to say what caused it.

Experts from Environment Quebec are working to determine whether the smoke poses any danger to people.

from:  http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/story/2013/07/06/quebec-train-derailment-fire.html

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Colette Roy-Laroche

CRL

93

 

her salvation/undoing number = RL = 93 = Making the best of a worst-case scenario.

93

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July 1, 2013            6:47 p.m.

The so-called hotshots were remembered as a rambunctious but respectful bunch: pranksters, sometimes, but dedicated and energetic professionals.

Their boss, Prescott Fire Chief Dan Fraijo, grew apprehensive Sunday as another official told him Prescott’s elite Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew had dug in to escape the wind-driven Yarnell Hill wildfire.

“All he said was, ‘We might have bad news. The entire hotshot crew deployed their shelters,’ ” Fraijo recalled Monday.

The worst was soon confirmed: All but one member of the 20-man crew died after being overrun by the fire, which destroyed 200 buildings in the small town of Yarnell and exceeded 8,000 acres by Monday.

The tragedy reverberated through Prescott and beyond, as portraits of the lost Prescott crew took shape and the town took its first steps toward mourning the dead.

About half a dozen people gathered on the steps of the county courthouse in downtown Prescott on Monday afternoon to pray for the fallen firefighters, for those left injured and homeless by the blaze and for those still fighting the conflagration.

They also prayed for rain.

“What we’d love to see for our firefighters and the town of Yarnell is more rain and lots of it — and preferably less wind,” said the Rev. Scott Mitchell of The Church Next Door. As the people bowed their heads and consulted their Bibles, fire trucks sped by, “Flagstaff Hot Shots” emblazoned on several vehicles.

“That’s the road to Yarnell,” said the Rev. Dave Barreras, 46, leader of the Yavapai Territorial Gospel Rescue Mission.

But Prescott had no more firefighters to send. Its only wildland team was gone.

The hotshot crew victims were all men, most in their 20s.

“It’s a younger man’s game. These people keep themselves in exceptional condition,” said Fraijo, who added, “I never heard them complain…. They always showed a great deal of respect. They always seemed to be playing pranks on each other, and a few on me.”

The deceased were Andrew Ashcraft, 29; Robert Caldwell, 23; Travis Carder, 31; Dustin Deford, 24; Christopher MacKenzie, 30; Eric Marsh, 43; Grant McKee, 21; Sean Misner, 26; Scott Norris, 28; Wade Parker, 22; John Percin, 24; Anthony Rose, 23; Jesse Steed, 36; Joe Thurston, 32; Travis Turbyfill, 27; William Warneke, 25; Clayton Whitted, 28; Kevin Woyjeck, 21; and Garret Zuppiger, 27.

At least three hailed from Southern California: Woyjeck from Seal Beach and Warneke and MacKenzie from Hemet.

The identity of the crew member who survived has not been released.

“He’s well; he had been assigned to do a function and he wasn’t with them when they had deployed to shelter,” Fraijo said. “He feels terribly, and we all feel terribly, and we have very few words that express that sort of sorry. When you take a person in your arms and hug ’em, you know, you don’t have to say too much.”

Dennis Godfrey, a spokesman with the federal Bureau of Land Management, said officials had expected that 400 firefighters would be on duty Monday, but only 280 were on the lines by afternoon.

Godfrey said officials were hoping for more but didn’t know when, or whether, they would arrive. “There are fires elsewhere,” Godfrey said. “We only have so many resources to deal with.”

Thunderheads built over Prescott on Monday, delivering thunder, lightning and heavy rain by midday. But by 3:30 p.m., none of the rain had hit the fire area.

The blaze was sparked by a lightning strike Friday, officials said.

In a sprawling gymnasium on a college campus in Prescott, cots were set up and meals were being served for those who fled the raging wildfire. Between 40 and 50 people had registered at the facility, organized by the Red Cross, and more were expected by nightfall, said Michele Maki of the Red Cross.

Shelters had also been organized in Wickenburg and Kingman.

“It’s been a very busy day for the Red Cross,” Maki said. The shelters are meant to serve not only as a place to eat or rest, she said, but also as a place to seek emotional and spiritual help from counselors and chaplains.

“For these people, it’s very personal,” Maki said.

Kathy Bryan of Williamson Valley said the members of the fire crew who perished helped save her home from the Doce blaze after it flared up June 18 in the Granite Mountain Wilderness, northwest of Prescott. That’s roughly 20 miles north of the Yarnell Hill fire.

“These hotshots were on our properties, saving them … saving my house,” Bryan said. “It’s heartbreaking.”

Bryan and her dogs fled her home before the blaze approached. Soon Bryan’s cousin called, letting her know that the wife of one of the hotshots fighting the blaze had offered Bryan a place to stay. That woman is now a widow, Bryan said.

Now Bryan believes it’s her turn to help. “I need to find out what she needs,” Bryan said she told her cousin. “What can I do for her?”

In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, U.S. Army Sgt. T.J. Ashcraft said one of the dead firefighters was his younger brother Andrew, who was a good man and a good father to his four children.

“We always kind of pushed each other in good ways,” said Ashcraft, 32. “He went the firefighter route and I went the military route.”

Another dead firefighter, Anthony Rose, was expecting his first child with his fiancee, according to family friend Phyllis Barney of Glendale, Ariz.

Barney’s family met Rose in the small Arizona town of Crown King, southeast of Prescott, when Rose moved there at age 16. In Crown King, Rose earned his GED online and went to work for the local fire department.

“Just getting notifications that an entire crew is killed … is a little difficult to handle when they’re your own and whatnot,” Barney said. “But when you’ve got one that really was kind of your own … it’s even tougher.”

The firefighters’ bodies were taken to the Maricopa County medical examiner’s office in Phoenix on Monday, and it was not clear when they would be returned to Prescott. Officials were still deciding when to hold a formal memorial service.

Some of the cirumstances of the crew’s plight came into slightly sharper focus Monday, although officials cautioned that it could be a couple of days before more preliminary information was available while investigators picked through the disaster area.

Before the flames overtook the firefighters, a thunderstorm cell had moved into their location west of state Highway 89 between Yarnell and Peeples Valley, fire officials said.

The storm created strong and erratic winds in an area described as extremely rocky, with rough terrain and deep canyons. The gusts pushed the flames toward the hotshots, who were trying to create a firebreak in hopes of stopping the flames’ advance, said Wade Ward, a spokesman for the Prescott Fire Department.

As the winds shifted and fire approached, the men were probably trying to get to safety — usually a clearing, Ward said.

“It had to be a perfect storm” for them to have deployed their fire shelters — a last-ditch effort made in desperate situations, he said. Officials lost contact with the crew about 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

“Obviously wherever they deployed their shelters, they were too close to heavy fuels, so they got overrun,” said Art Morrison, a fire spokesman with the Arizona State Forestry Division.

Ward knew the men, calling them “brothers.” He described the elite team  as “very cautious” and “very conservative.”

Wade Parker, 22, of Chino Valley, about 30 miles north of Prescott, was another of the victims.

Parker’s 14-year-old cousin, Hailey McMains, viewed him as a big brother. “After church, we would find a place to sit and talk about life,” Hailey said. Wade would ask her: “’Anything we need to pray for, Hailey?’ If I was having a bad week, we’d pray about that.”

Hailey said Wade and his high school sweetheart planned to marry in October. They had been together six years, she said.

She was at the home of an aunt and uncle Sunday evening when she heard on the news that some firefighters had died. “I asked my aunt, ‘Is Wade OK?’” Hailey said.

Her aunt put her fingers to her lips and said: “Sssssshhhhhhh,” pointing to one of Wade’s young nephews.

“A little while later, as I was leaving, she whispered, ‘Wade didn’t make it, Hailey,’ ” the girl recalled. “I cried all night long.”

from:  http://www.latimes.com/news/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-ff-yarnell-firefighters-afternoon-20130701,0,6877537.story

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Robert Caldwell

9                      3

 

how he lost his heart’s desire = RL = 93 = Worst-case scenario.

93

 

RIP

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Saturday June 29, 2013 at 4:20 PM

Three hikers, one slowed by an ankle injury, signaled a passing military helicopter with a mirror for rescue from the Alaska wilderness when they tried to reach a bus made famous by the book and movie “Into the Wild,” a U.S. Army Alaska official said Friday.

It’s the second rescue this summer of people making a pilgrimage to the abandoned Fairbanks city bus situated north of Denali National Park and Preserve.

The rescue, which was first reported by the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, happened Tuesday after the three hikers became stranded by the raging Teklanika River.

A CH-47F Chinook helicopter from Fort Wainwright was on a training mission west of Healy when the hikers saw it, U.S. Army Alaska spokesman John Pennell said.

“As they were coming along, I guess, the Stampede Trail, the hikers signaled for them with mirrors and other stuff,” Pennell said.

The helicopter, piloted by Chief Warrant Officer Rafael Calderia, landed and checked the hikers.

“One of the females had a twisted ankle, but I guess what was really keeping them in place was the water level of the Teklanika River,” Pennell said.

The hikers told the members of the U.S. Army Alaska Aviation Task Force that they had crossed the river on Monday, but water levels had risen within a day to impassable conditions. They also had run out of food on Sunday.

In May, three German hikers trying to reach the bus on the Stampede Trail, near Healy, about 10 miles north of the entrance to Denali National Park and Preserve on the Parks Highway, also had to be rescued.

They told troopers the river they crossed getting to the bus had become impassable for the return due to high, swift-running water. The hikers had proper gear but only enough food for three days, troopers said.

Troopers flew the three hikers to their vehicle at the end of Stampede Road.

The green and white bus, used for years as a shelter for hunters, has become a destination for those seeking to retrace the steps of Chris McCandless.

“The Bus,” as it has become known, has been the source of multiple rescues since it was made famous, first by Jon Krakauer’s book published in 1996 and then by Sean Penn’s 2007 film, both of which chronicled the life and death of McCandless, a 24-year-old Virginian who hiked into the Alaska wilderness in April 1992 with little food and equipment and spent the summer living in the bus. McCandless was found in the bus almost four months later after starving to death.

Since the book and movie came out, troopers have rescued numerous hikers who hiked out to the bus but could not return due to high water in the Teklanika River. A woman from Switzerland drowned in the river three years ago on the trail to the bus, but it was unclear whether she was hiking to the bus or just hiking in the area.

Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters says the bus is a destination like anywhere else in Alaska, and noted that troopers have been involved in far more rescues of people trying to hike Flattop Mountain in Anchorage.

Like anything else, some people are fine, others have issues.

Getting rid of the bus wouldn’t help.

“Even if you remove the bus, I’m pretty confident somebody would do some kind of makeshift memorial or people would just go out there anyway,” Peters said. “And it’s one of those things where it doesn’t matter whether it’s a structure or not, it’s the infamy.”

from:  http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2021296939_wildhikersxml.html

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Rafael Calderi

9        3          1

 

his primary challenge = RC = 93 = Making the best of a worst-case scenario.

93

how he obtains his heart’s desire = RA = 91 = Being in the right place at the right time.

91

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VIDEO: Six people were killed when a building in Philadelphia collapsed.

June 7, 2013

Authorities expected to file manslaughter charges against the man who was operating the crane at a Philadelphia building collapse that killed six people on Wednesday, officials said.

Marijuana was found in the system of the crane operator, Sean Benschop, 42, after the collapse, according to police sources.

The operator also admitted to taking codeine and other prescription drugs before the accident, and he was outfitted with a soft cast up to his elbow while working the heavy machinery, police sources told ABC News station WPVI. A source later confirmed the details to ABC News.

Mayor Michael Nutter’s office had said Benschop was charged with six counts of involuntary manslaughter and one of reckless endangerment, but the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office later said that was mistaken.

“No one has been charged with anything in this case,” said Tasha Jamerson, a spokeswoman for the Philadelphia D.A.’s office.

Benschop declined to answer questions when a reporter with the Philadelphia Inquirer contacted him by cell phone today.

Citing court records, The Inquirer reported Benschop has been arrested 10 times for a range of offenses, including drug charges, theft, firearms and assault.

In addition to those killed, 14 more were injured when the vacant building collapsed on a Salvation Army Thrift Store Wednesday morning.

Rescue workers used buckets and their bare hands to move bricks and rubble to free a 61-year-old woman late Wednesday night, but that was the sole piece of good news to come from the pile of rubble where a four-story building used to stand in Philadelphia’s Center City.

The 30-hour search-and-rescue operation for additional victims ended Thursday. At that time, Mayor Michael Nutter told ABC News that officials were confident there were no more people buried.

Those killed were identified as Kimberly Finnegan, Borbor Davis, Anne Bryan, Juanita Harmin, Mary Simpson and Roseline Conteh.

The building was being torn down as part of a community redevelopment project. The thrift store was open throughout the demolition.

Two of those killed were Salvation Army employees.

“We are deeply saddened by the tragic loss of life of the six individuals who perished in the wake of yesterday’s building collapse,” the organization said in a statement. “The passing of these individuals, including two of our employees, will be felt across our entire organization and throughout the community.”

Philadelphia officials were facing tough questions over whether the accident could have been prevented.

Nutter and the city’s commissioner of licenses and inspections, Carlton Williams, have conceded that complaints about the working conditions at the demolition site were not followed up on.

City officials said that a routine inspection had found no violations at the property before demolition began. Williams said that inspectors had visited an adjoining property in May after complaints were lodged, but they found no violations and did not return to the Market Street site before Wednesday.

“No subsequent inspection occurred to indicate there was any unsafe conditions,” Williams said. “We did not follow up and we are definitely looking into that.”

Nutter promised a “wide-ranging investigation” into how and why the building collapsed.

from:  http://abcnews.go.com/US/manslaughter-charges-expected-crane-operator-philadelphia-building-collapse/story?id=19351678#.UbNGefm-2uI

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using the number/letter grid:

 

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Roseline Conteh

9            3

 

her primary challenge = RC = 93 = Worst-case scenario.

93

 

 

 

 

RIP

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June 7, 2013

Four people were killed in a bullet-riddled rampage across Santa Monica, Calif., that apparently ended with the suspected shooter also dead amid gunfire on a college campus, police said.

The suspect died after a shootout at Santa Monica College, police said, but authorities were investigating approximately nine crime scenes across the city believed tied to the spree. Five to seven of those crime scenes apparently involved gunshots fired, Santa Monica Police Sgt. Richard Lewis told reporters late Friday.

In addition to the dead, at least five people were injured, police said. They included one critically injured person whose life was in jeopardy, a person hospitalized in serious but stable condition and three people sent to hospitals with less serious injuries, Lewis said.

Santa Monica Police Chief Jacqueline Seabrooks initially said “as many as six” victims, plus the suspected gunman, had been killed in the rampage. But police later lowered the death toll to four dead, plus the suspect. Lewis suggested the initial overcount may have been caused by overlapping witness reports of the same fatalities.

Lewis said the motive for the shootings remained under investigation, but police expected to be able to have more details on the suspect and the circumstances of the crime at a news conference planned for Saturday.

“We don’t know what sparked this incident, if it happened 10 minutes before, if it was spur of the moment, if it was planned out. We don’t know that,” Lewis told reporters late Friday.

Authorities first responded to a report of shots fired at 11:52 a.m. PT and found a house on fire. The found two dead bodies inside, fire officials said.

“While conducting a primary search, we found multiple victims,” Santa Monica Fire Chief Scott Ferguson said, according to ABC News Radio. “It was clear that they were fatalities and, as such, in order to preserve the crime scene, our firefighters mitigated the fire and backed out in order to preserve evidence.”

Police later said the suspect may have had a relationship to the two people found dead in the burning house, but would not specify what the relationship was.

At the same time as the house fire, authorities received reports of a carjacking and multiple shootings now believed related, according to police.

When officials encountered a suspect, he took off towards Santa Monica College.

“There was an exchange of gunfire at that time and the suspect attempted to evade the officer by running off to the college campus,” Seabrooks said.

The suspect made his way towards a library, where he shot at least one woman and then went inside, pursued by law enforcement, police said.

“He continued to shoot at them,” Seabrooks said. “The officers came in and directly engaged the suspect, and he was shot and killed on the scene.”

In 911 calls, the shooter was described as armed with several weapons and possibly a long gun or shotgun.

Seabrooks said the suspect used an AR-15 assault rifle, though Lewis later qualified the description.

“It’s an assault-type rifle,” he said. “I don’t want to go as far as to say it’s an AR-15, but that is the style of rifle it is.”

Elsewhere on the campus, a person of interest was taken into custody, then released when his claim not to be involved checked out, Lewis said.

“He is not a suspect in this case,” Lewis said. “At this time, we believe it is a single gunman and that part of it has been resolved.”

Two female victims were hospitalized at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center — one in critical condition in an intensive care unit and one in fair condition, the hospital said in a news release this evening.

Another victim brought to the hospital died after suffering primarily abdominal injuries, said Dr. Marshall Morgan, UCLA Medical Center’s chief of emergency medicine.

Three other women with relatively minor injuries were treated and released at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, the hospital said.

The college campus went on lockdown following the shootings as police attempted to secure the scene — which Lewis said police accomplished when they determined the only suspect in the shootings was dead.

“The school is not on lockdown,” he said late Friday. “It is closed, obviously, because there are numerous crime scenes along the campus. The city of Santa Monica is very safe.”

Santa Monica College student Sam Luster was preparing for a presentation in the school’s library when he heard gunfire.

“We didn’t know what was happening until all the students at the entrance of the library started running down towards the bottom of the library,” Luster told ABC News Los Angeles station KABC.

Luster took cover under a desk before moving towards an exit. He said he heard multiple gunshots near the exit.

from:  http://abcnews.go.com/US/santa-monica-shootings-victims-suspect-killed-police/story?id=19351511#.UbNCTPm-2uI

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Richard Lewis

9          3

 

his primary challenge = RL = 93 = Worst-case scenario.

93

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June 05, 2013            7:53PM

THE search for two fishermen missing off the NSW Central Coast has been suspended.

Father of two Damion Diamond, 44, and Sydney DJ Richard Choi, 38, haven’t been seen since they set out from Norah Head in a fibreglass runabout on Sunday morning.

Two lifejackets and a fuel tank, believed to be from their boat, washed up at Anna Bay on Tuesday afternoon.

On Wednesday afternoon, a police spokeswoman said the official air and sea search had been suspended pending further information, but local police would continue checking the foreshore.

NSW Police Marine Area Command Inspector Joe McNulty told AAP they had moved to the “recovery phase to try and recover bodies rather than look for people that we believe to be alive”.

Conditions had been favourable in the 1000 nautical mile search area, with two police boats scanning the waters between the North Stockton bight, Port Stephens and Broughton Island.

It’s believed the men were heading to Bird Island, about four nautical miles northeast of where they departed, to go fishing.

At the time the men were warned by marine rescue against heading out into what were rough conditions, Insp McNulty told AAP.

“They were very ambitious, they were negligent in their assessment of those waters,” he said.

“A prudent person would have erred on the side of caution.”

from:  http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/national/search-for-nsw-boaties-lifejackets-found/story-e6frfku9-1226657641394#ixzz2VL2lASce

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Richard Choi

9          3

 

his primary challenge = RC = 93 = Worst-case scenario.

93

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