techkenyot.com
techkenyot.com October 19, 2018


'Mississippi Burnings' killer Killen dies in prison at 92

13 January 2018, 04:27 | Glen Norman

'Mississippi Burnings' killer Killen dies in prison at 92

Edgar Ray Killen is escorted int o the Neshoba County Courthouse before sentencing

Edgar Ray Killen, the man convicted of organizing the deaths of three young men in Neshoba County registering backs to vote in 1964 has died in prison, the Mississippi Department of Corrections said in a press release this morning. Killen, a tree-cutter and small-time preacher, was a founding member and main recruiter for the KKK in the Philadelphia area of MS in 1964 when James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner were investigating a church fire, the New York Times reports.

A federal trial on civil rights violations in the 1960s ended in a hung jury.

Padmaavat row: Karni Sena workers detained, say changing name not enough
According to The New Indian Express, the State's government said that there was no order as such to ban the film's release. The film's release was opposed by fringe groups on the accusation of distorting historical facts.

After a 1967 mistrial, the case was reopened by the state in 2005 and Killen was convicted of three counts of manslaughter.

"The 15 men who murdered Goodman, Schwerner and Chaney weren't indicted, much less tried". They'd been in the area to speak to the community of Longdale about a church that had recently been burned down.

Dancing On Ice's new commentator REVEALED after Matt Chapman walks from role
Sam began his career as a volunteer on local hospital radio in 1992 before going on to work in various local radio roles. A Dancing on Ice source told The Sun's weird column: "Matt decided he couldn't make his diary quite work as he thought".

Their bodies were discovered by authorities 44 days later, buried in a red clay dam in rural Neshoba County.

The slayings shocked the nation, helped spur passage of the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964 and were dramatized in the 1988 movie "Mississippi Burning".

Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ: GLPI)
Barclays reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Gaming and Leisure Properties in a report on Sunday, December 24th. (NASDAQ: GLPI ). Bbt Cap Limited Liability has 3.52% invested in Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc . (NASDAQ: GLPI ) for 71,412 shares.



Other News

Trending Now

Expedia (EXPE) PT Raised to $180.00 at SunTrust Banks
The company has a market capitalization of $20,180.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 51.15, a PEG ratio of 1.74 and a beta of 0.89. Their average price target spell out an upbeat performance - a 20% and would give EXPE a market capitalization of almost $23.03B.

Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on Dynavax Technologies (DVAX)
ValuEngine lowered Dynavax Technologies from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Moreover, Glenhill Lc has 0.48% invested in Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX). 28,369 are owned by Pnc Grp Inc.

Q3 2017 Sentiment Lowes Companies Inc (NYSE:LOW)
State of Alaska Department of Revenue raised its stake in shares of Lowe's Companies by 8.3% during the 2nd quarter. (NYSE:LOW). Harbour Capital Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Lowe's Companies in the first quarter worth $103,000.

Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) Insider Acquires 666 Shares of Stock
The market capitalisation is now £10,001.70m at the time of this report. (NASDAQ:CGIX) rating on Tuesday, March 15. Among 27 analysts covering Anglo American PLC (LON:AAL), 11 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 11 Hold.

Man arrested after body located in Hurstville
They arrested a man in his 20s and took him into custody at Kogarah Police Station where he is assisting police with inquiries. Members of the public made the grim discovery around 6am on Saturday, near the Forrest Road entrance to Hurstville Station.

Megyn Kelly backtracks after stunning fat-shaming remarks
Soon there were diet pills and obsessive exercise and I had reduced my calorie intake to 500 calories a day. What I know without a doubt is that weight is an issue for many individuals, thin and overwhelming alike.

ISD incoming termination rate cut to 30 paise from 53 paise
The regulator pointed out that it was doing so to curb the "grey route", which was posing a security threat to the country. Most of these worldwide calls terminated on Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea's network.

Ingersoll-Rand Plc [Ireland] (IR) Triple EMA Picking up Steam
AVT's profit would be $87.06 million giving it 14.34 P/E if the $0.72 EPS is correct. 1,466 were accumulated by Assetmark Inc. AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) share price swings at $35.32 with percentage change of 0.14% in most recent trading session.

'Arrogant' UK surgeon fined for burning initials onto patients' livers
Bramhall had used a cauterising device known as an argon beam coagulator to burn his initials into the transplanted liver. Yesterday Judge Paul Farrer, QC, ordered Bramhall to pay a £10,000 fine and undertake 120 hours of community service.

Securities Analyst Recommendations: Wingstop Inc. (WING), Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL)
Marshall Wace North America L.P. purchased a new stake in Whiting Petroleum during the 2nd quarter worth about $1,268,000. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt owns 0% invested in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL ) for 2,235 shares.