FBI pleads for help after 13-year-old Hania Aguilar’s body found: ‘We have to find out how she died and who did this to her’

first_imgFBI Charlotte(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — The body of abducted 13-year-old Hania Aguilar was believed to be recovered this week in North Carolina but the search for answers is far from over.“We have to find out how she died and who did this to her,” Andy de la Rocha of the FBI said in a statement Wednesday. “We have to bring the person responsible to justice.”A body believed to be Hania, who was kidnapped in Lumberton at the beginning of the month, was found in a body of water in Robeson County on Tuesday, authorities announced Wednesday.Investigative leads had prompted authorities to search that area for the missing girl, according to the FBI.But the FBI is now asking the public for tips on when and how the body was left there.Anyone with surveillance cameras near Wire Grass Road in Robeson County is asked to call the tip line at 910-272-5871.Authorities do not have a person of interest, according to the FBI.Hania was kidnapped outside her home at the Rosewood Mobile Home Park in Lumberton, North Carolina, on the morning of Nov. 5.She had taken the keys to her aunt’s SUV to start the car before school when a man dressed in all black with a yellow bandanna over his face forced her in the car and drove away, police said. The stolen SUV was found three days later in Lumberton.Lumberton Police Chief Michael McNeill said he was “devastated” to make the “heart-wrenching” announcement Wednesday that the recovered body was believed to be Hania’s.“I wish we had a different outcome for Hania’s family,” he said at a Wednesday news conference.An autopsy will determine her cause of death, the chief said.McNeill did not discuss the condition of the body.The state medical examiner’s preliminary tests indicated the body is Hania but final confirmation will be made through dental records, McNeill added.Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

Life’s A Beach At Hamptons Fashion Week

first_imgCesar Galindo.Life’s a beach, and a fashion show, at the upcoming Hamptons Fashion Week “Life’s A Beach” celebration. Inspired by the East End, the event is a one-day experience that will feature fashion, designers, entertainment, and beauty, being held on Sunday, July 21, in Bridgehampton.“This special day is a unique, fun, and all-encompassing opportunity to share with residents and visitors, and to enjoy local fashion and beauty brands found right here on the East End,” said event producer Dee Rivera. “In addition, local fashion-designer participants will get a chance to display new looks and trends.”The tent will be located on Main Street in Bridgehampton. The evening highlights celebrity designers Cesar Galindo and Kimora Lee Simmons.Starting at noon, as guests enter, they will be greeted with giant beach balls — keeping with the Life’s A Beach theme — and will enjoy brunch bites and rosé.A panel at 1 PM will include experts from BeautyPearlCare Skincare, Get Buzzn, Pura Vida Vitamins, and Fedora Lounge discussing trends in beauty and wellness. Guests will also enjoy vegan mini-manicures from GHL Nails. During the event, there will be a live fashion presentation, with models center stage. For those who prefer their fashion with four wheels, Ferrari and Maserati will have cars on site.Attendees can also shop for runway styles at pop-up boutiques. Those with VIP tickets will receive a piece of jewelry from Allyu and a complimentary tailored shirt by BookATailor. VIP tickets include a reservation to the brunch, signature drinks, appetizers, entry to the fashion installation and show, plus a Hamptons Fashion Week swag bag. Tickets are available on Eventbrite. Proceeds from the day will go to The Ellen Hermanson Foundation, which ensures state-of-the-art breast health care and empowers those on the East End who are affected by cancer. [email protected] Sharelast_img read more

Blame where its due

first_imgTo continue enjoying Building.co.uk, sign up for free guest accessExisting subscriber? LOGIN Subscribe now for unlimited access Subscribe to Building today and you will benefit from:Unlimited access to all stories including expert analysis and comment from industry leadersOur league tables, cost models and economics dataOur online archive of over 10,000 articlesBuilding magazine digital editionsBuilding magazine print editionsPrinted/digital supplementsSubscribe now for unlimited access.View our subscription options and join our community Get your free guest access  SIGN UP TODAY Stay at the forefront of thought leadership with news and analysis from award-winning journalists. Enjoy company features, CEO interviews, architectural reviews, technical project know-how and the latest innovations.Limited access to building.co.ukBreaking industry news as it happensBreaking, daily and weekly e-newsletterslast_img read more

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first_imgMAV gets fundsTENDERING was due to get under way last month for track and infrastructure work on two of Hungarian Railways’ strategic corridors, following the release of funding by the European Investment Bank. MAV Managing Director Istvan Sipos signed an agreement in Luxembourg on February 24 for a 20-year loan of Ecu60m, part of Ecu120m allocated by the EIB towards an Ecu400m programme to upgrade four lines totalling 340 km during 1998-2001.First to be tackled are the Budapest – Ujszasz – Szolnok line and parts of the Budapest – Miskolc – Felslast_img

Nine Broward County Public Schools receive Magnet Excellence Awards

first_imgNine Broward County Public Schools (BPCS) are recipients of the 2017 Magnet Schools of Excellence Award, the top merit award given to a select group of magnet schools; and Magnet Schools of Distinction Award, the second highest award of recognition.The selected magnet schools and programs are recognized for their commitment to high academic standards, school diversity, specialized curricula and instruction, family engagement, and community partnerships that enhance the school’s magnet theme.BCPS Superintendent Robert W. Runcie, was beaming with pride.“These achievements are testaments to the commitment and dedication of our school leaders and teachers to excellence in education. This is a competitive process that awards only a small fraction of the magnet schools nationally. We are very proud that our magnet schools have been recognized for the outstanding work going on across our District,” Runcie said.The following are the National Merit Award winning magnet schools:Magnet Schools of ExcellenceSunrise Middle School -MontessoriMagnet Schools of DistinctionApollo Middle School, Science -Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)Atlantic West Elementary School -Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)Attucks Middle School -Cambridge Global Communications AcademyCrystal Lake Middle School -Engineering and Environmental Science ProgramFort Lauderdale High School -CambridgeFort Lauderdale High School – Pre-Law & Public AffairsNew River Middle School -Marine SciencePlantation Middle School -International Baccalaureate Middle Years ProgramThe schools will be recognized and receive the National Merit Awards during an awards ceremony held at Magnet Schools of America’s 35th National Conference, April 26-30, 2017, hosted by Los Angeles Unified School District in Los Angeles, California.last_img read more

Arsenal striker to miss West Brom clash

first_img1 Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck Danny Welbeck will not be fit for Arsenal’s final Premier League game of the season against West Brom.The forward has not played since the FA Cup semi-final clash with Reading on April 18 as he struggles with a knee problem.And Wenger has now revealed the England international will miss Sunday’s match with West Brom at the Emirates.“We have no injuries from our last game. We had a few jaded legs at the end of the game but we will see how everybody recovers for Sunday,” said Wenger.“Danny Welbeck will not be back for Sunday. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is back in full training today, as is Mathieu Debuchy, but they might be a bit short of fitness.”last_img