August 5. 40-year-old Wade Michael Page, who served in a special unit of the U.S. Army psychological warfare, opened fire on the Sikh congregation of the church in the town of Oak Creek, Wisconsin. As a result, six people were killed. Another 20 people, including a policeman, were injured. The offender committed suicide with a headshot.
August 7. In the state of Missouri mosque was burned. Police suspect arson: A month ago, installed video cameras on mosques recorded as an unknown person threw a bottle onto the roof of the building with Molotov cocktails. Then the fire caused only minor damage to the mosque
August 7. In the port of Detroit woman opened fire on a crowd after a fight with fellow passengers on the ship "Detroit Princess." In the shooting of four men and three women were hospitalized in serious condition
August 8. In Texas, for the murder of a police executed a mentally retarded black man — Marvin Wilson.
August 9. Arizona authorities have resulted in the execution of the death sentence against 51-year-old restaurant worker Daniel Wayne Cook. He was found guilty in the brutal double murder of his colleagues. Before his death, the young people were subjected to horrible torture and rape.
In the United States on August 17, the trial began on charges schoolteacher in group sex with students. The main piece of evidence is a videotape made by a camera phone, where 28-year-old teacher of many children copulate with four teenagers. For sexual immorality teacher Britney Kolleps faces 20-year prison term.
August 20. In the U.S., there was a scandal about the behavior of 30 congressmen from the Republican Party who came to Israel on a working visit in August last year. We found out that during his visit to one of the evenings congressmen greatly abused alcohol and had a massive swimming in the Sea of Galilee, along with family members and associates. Just drunk bathing attended by over 20 people: among them were the Congressmen Steve Southerland (the daughter), Tom Reed (his wife), Ben Quayle, Jeff Denham and Michael Grimm, as well as congressional aides Steve Stombres, Tim Berry, Laena Fallon and Emily Murray. At the same time, Congressman Kevin Yoder of Kansas before you jump into the water, stripped naked. Sponsored this trip to the US-Israel Educational Foundation: everyone in the organization cost 10 thousand dollars.
August 21. In Afghanistan, the guerrillas fired rockets at the plane of the occupying U.S. forces, General Martin Dempsey. Two soldiers were wounded. Dempsey himself during the attack on the plane was not.
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