Free Press Journal
  • Hero halts killer’s rampage by jumping onto the truck

    London: A heroic member of the public halted the truck involved in the nice terror attack — in which 84 persons were confirmed dead — by leaping into the vehicle, wrestling with the driver and seizing his revolver, giving the police time to arrive at the spot and shoot the driver dead, a media report said.

  • Dwayne Johnson to produce ‘Jumanji’ remake

    Los Angeles: Actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has confirmed he and his company Seven Bucks Productions will produce the upcoming “Jumanji” movie. He says the film is officially underway, but didn’t confirm whether he will star in it.

  • AJ Sewell (R), 23, holds his daughter Alana (C), 2, as they attend a candlelight vigil in Roseburg, Oregon.

    Gunman spared ‘lucky one’ to deliver message

    Roseburg (US) : The 26-year-old killer who gunned down classmates at an Oregon college spared a student and gave the “lucky one” something to deliver to authorities, according to the mother of a student who witnessed the rampage, reports AP.

  • Four Marines killed in US shooting rampage, gunman dead

    Chattanooga (US): A 24-year-old gunman opened fire at two US military centers in Tennessee, killing four Marines in a rampage that officials said was being investigated as an act of “domestic terrorism.” The shooter — identified by the FBI as 24-year-old Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez — was himself shot dead in a firefight with police. Three people were injured — a police officer, a Marine Corps recruiter and a Navy sailor.

  • Four persons arrested for Kalyani University rampage

    Kalyani (WB): Four persons have been arrested in connection with the rampage at Kalyani University in which two senior officials were assaulted, police said today. Police arrested four persons yesterday in connection with Tuesday’s incident when agitating students and employees of the varsity in Nadia district demanding the VC’s resignation went on a rampage injuring two officials. Estate in-charge Pratap Santra and Admission Committee Chairperson Prof Sujata Chowdhury were attacked by the students besides damaging