Man from Sault Ste. Marie declared long-term offender after disturbing attack in Toronto hotel

Toronto, Ontario – On April 3, 2024, Brendan Bananish, a 37-year-old man originally from Sault Ste. Marie, was declared a long-term offender in a Toronto court after a series of violent acts against women. Bananish, who already had 10 convictions for assaulting women, committed a horrific crime in 2020 when he repeatedly stabbed the mother … Read more

Explosion aftermath: Fort Worth’s support for businesses impacted by Sandman Hotel blast

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – The city of Fort Worth is stepping in to assist businesses impacted by the recent explosion at the Sandman Hotel. The blast, which occurred in the early hours of the morning, left many establishments in the surrounding area damaged and struggling to recover. City officials have mobilized resources to provide support … Read more

Disaster Recovery Stimulus Program Provides $250,000 for Fort Worth Businesses Impacted by Hotel Explosion

Fort Worth, Texas – Two months after the explosion at the Sandman Signature Fort Worth Downtown Hotel, surrounding businesses affected by the blast are receiving assistance from the city of Fort Worth. The Fort Worth Local Development Corp. recently approved $250,000 in funding for a small business disaster recovery stimulus program. This program aims to … Read more

Recovery Funds Available for Downtown Fort Worth Businesses Impacted by Sandman Hotel Explosion

Fort Worth, Texas – Nearly two months after the explosion at the Sandman Signature Hotel in downtown Fort Worth, businesses in the vicinity may soon receive assistance from the city. The blast on January 8th injured nearly two dozen people, causing damage to nearby structures and disrupting normal operations. In response to the impact on … Read more

Grants Approved for Fort Worth Businesses Affected by Hotel Blast – Find Out How Much they’ll Receive

Fort Worth, Texas – In response to the recent hotel explosion in Fort Worth, the city has approved grants to aid businesses impacted by the incident. The blast, which caused significant damage to surrounding establishments, prompted city officials to take action to support those affected. Businesses located near the site of the explosion will receive … Read more

Explosion Kills Four, Including Three Officers, at Hotel Near Police Station in Kenya’s Mandera

Mandera, Kenya – An explosion at a small hotel near a police station in northeastern Kenya resulted in four fatalities, including three officers, as well as several injuries, officials reported on Monday. The incident, caused by an improvised explosive device, occurred while a crowd was having breakfast at the hotel in Mandera on the border … Read more

Teen Fatally Shot Near Herndon, Virginia Hotel After Argument with Peers

Herndon, Virginia – A tragic incident unfolded in the McNair area of Herndon, Virginia, as a teen lost his life following a shooting on Wednesday. The Fairfax County Police Department reported that the shooting took place near the Sonesta ES Suites by Dulles International Airport, sparking fear in the community and putting a nearby school … Read more

Explosion and Gunfire at Mogadishu Hotel: Al-Shabab Claims Responsibility

Mogadishu, Somalia – Al-Shabab, the Somali extremist group, launched an attack on a hotel in the capital city of Mogadishu, causing chaos on Thursday night with a loud explosion and gunfire. The SYL Hotel, near the presidential palace and typically located in a secure area, was breached by the militants, as reported on Al-Shabab’s Telegram … Read more

Haunted Cecil Hotel Hits Market for Sale Amid Dark History

Los Angeles, California – The Cecil Hotel, a 15-story building located at 640 South Main St. in downtown Los Angeles, has a notorious reputation for its dark past filled with mysterious deaths and eerie occurrences. Now, the property has been put up for sale, attracting significant attention in the real estate market. The hotel, known … Read more