News Unplugged- Top Headlines [Thursday, December 3rd]
Suspects in San Bernardino, California Shooting Dead
Two suspects of a San Bernardino, California shooting, a man and a woman, have been shot and killed after engaging in a gun battle with police on Wednesday.
The mass shooting left avid 14 dead and 17 injured. An explosive device had later been found at the services facility in which the shooting took place.
The two suspects have since been identified as Syed Farook 28, and Tashfeen Malik, 27. The motive has yet to be confirmed.
Russian Spy Beheaded by ISIS
On Wednesday ISIS released a video titled,: You Shall be Disappointed and Humiliated O Russians.” showing the beheading of an alleged Russian spy.
The disturbing video shows a Russian speaking ISIS member standing behind the kneeling accused who was wearing an orange jumpsuit.
The video was released through the terror groups media channel and shows both men unmasked.
Bystander Charged with Obstructing Arrest Outside of Downsview LCBO
A man was charged with intervening in a controversial arrest outside of a Downsview LCBO. The man charged told reporters that he intervened because the suspect had trouble breathing.
“There was a life in danger,” Andrew Burger told reporters. “That’s what it’s all about.”
Burger told reporters that the suspect had his jacket pulled over his head while the police officer knee pressed on his throat.
“When the jacket was over his face, the young man cried out that he cannot breathe,” Burger said. “What I saw was a life that was in danger.”
The incident began when an officer stopped a young black man from entering the LCBO store
Burger is scheduled to appear in court in January facing charges of assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest.
Kylie Jenner Wheelchair Photoshoot Upsets the Internet
An Ottawa teens twitter post goes viral after she expressed her outrage over photographs from Kylie Jenner’s Interview Magazine spread. The photos show Jenner posing in a wheelchair.
Seventeen year old Ophelia Brown, uses a wheelchair because of a serious case of regional pain syndrome which she was diagnosed with at the age of nine.
Her tweet states, “@KylieJenner wow being in a wheelchair is so fun and fashionable! #Ableism is the ultimate fashion statement!”
It has since gotten thousands of retweets, shares and much support from the online community.
Jenner’s wheelchair photo has cause much controversy for being offensive and insensitive.