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5 hrs ago | Petaluma360

Protesters enter Highway 101, met with police in riot gear

Saturday's protest related to the shooting death of a 13-year-old boy took a tense turn after a crowd of people entered Highway 101 near the Third Street off-ramp in Santa Rosa and were met there by police in riot gear.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Santa Rosa, CA, Rohnert Park, CA

9 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Author: Feds Aggressive Handling Of Murrieta Protesters Fits Perfectly With Obama Policy

Murrieta, a small town in southern California, has caught the nation's eye and has become ground zero in the fight over immigration.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration, US News, Conservative Political News

20 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

Love On The Barricades: Ukraine Crisis Makes Couples a And Breaks Them Apart

Meet Arsen Pavlov, aka "Motorola." Short in stature, and with a gap-toothed smile and a sling around his injured right arm, he is called a "legendary rebel" by Russian media.


Related Topix: Wedding, World News, Ukraine,

Yesterday | Irish Republican News

Parade consequences will spread - Orange Order

Despite efforts this week to play down the threat of violence, fears remain that loyalist hardliners will riot as a sectarian parade is rerouted from the Crumlin Road in north Belfast this Saturday evening, July 12th.


Related Topix: Armagh County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Inmate accused of starting prison riot claims immunity in another bizarre filing

MARK MORAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Duane Peter and four others are accused of instigating a riot in 2010 at the State Correctional Institution at Dallas.


Related Topix: Dallas, PA, Luzerne County, PA, Weird

Star Tribune

John Seigenthaler, Tennessee journalist, dies

John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the Kennedy administration, died Friday at his Nashville home at age 86, his son said.


Related Topix: Tennessee, Journalism, Tennessee Government, Vanderbilt University

The Spectator

Should public servants go on strike?

David Cameron has promised to change the law to make it harder to go on strike if he wins the next election.


Related Topix: Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, Liverpool, United Kingdom Travel, Europe, Merseyside County, England, World News, United Kingdom,


Fate of VEISHEA In The Hands of Iowa State's President

Iowa State President, Steven Leath will receive a final report from the VEISHEA task force on changes to the event, Friday.


Al Bawaba

Two killed in Cairo protests

Two protesters were killed on Friday when Egyptian riot police broke up street protests organised by supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.


Related Topix: Mohamed Morsi


Violence at Victorian-era jail in St. John's, N.L., spurs replacement plan

Her Majesty's Penitentiary is pictured in St. John's, N.L., overlooking Quidi Vidi Lake on June 9, 2011.


Related Topix: Prison, Canada,

The Washington Post

In a Rodney King,a a whispered evocation of the L.A. riots

You might expect tumult from a show that recalls a deadly urban riot. But on opening night, a fierce hush suffused "Rodney King," the striking, idiosyncratic solo work created by the actor, writer and director Roger Guenveur Smith .


Related Topix: Roger Guenveur Smith, Theater, Arts, Entertainment

BBC News

Hoping for best: prepared for worst

That is how the police will approach Saturday's 12 July parade in north Belfast: hoping for the best, while prepared for the worst.


Facebook becomes outlet for hate speech in Myanmar

Facebook is coming under scrutiny in Myanmar as an unwitting platform for a rising tide of hate speech following a new wave of communal bloodshed in the former junta-run country.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Burma, World News, Blog News

Hindustan Times

Muzaffarnagar Govt sanctions funds for riot victims

Relief would be provided to 58 families of riots victims, 52 injured and 70 house owners whose houses got damaged in riots, additional district magistrate Indermani Tripathi told reporters.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Myanmar Opens Emergency Monitoring Centre In Riot-hit Mandalay

Myanmar authorities have opened an emergency monitoring centre in Mandalay which was hit by a sectarian riot early this month, Xinhua news agency reported.


Related Topix: Thailand, World News

Post and Courier

Mother of injured inmate blames prison riot on months-long lockdown

The mother of an inmate at Lieber Correctional Institution said Thursday that a strict, months-long security program for prisoners set off a riot in which her son was stabbed.


Related Topix: Prison, State Prisons, Lieber Correctional Institution, Ridgeville, SC

The Daily Caller

Sticks And Stones Do Break My Bones

Hamas has decided to perpetrate a third Intifada after the Israeli Defense Force conducted an extensive house-to-house search in Hebron, to find three Israeli teens that they kidnapped and murdered.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, US News, Conservative Political News

Pittsburgh Magazine

Matters of Race

The article concerned a disturbance in Greenfield. "Four Mile Run, in the Fourteenth Ward, was the scene of a race riot at noon today, in which two of the participants received fatal injuries," it began.


Related Topix: Liberty, PA

SETimes news

Macedonia hopes for calm after days of protests, riots

A Skopje court sentenced six people for 2012 murders that officials say were committed to put ethnic Macedonians and Albanians in conflict.


Related Topix: Europe, Macedonia, World News, Nikola Gruevski

Liberia: What Was a Lawmaker Doing Among Rioters?

Last weekend's riots that saw the looting and vandalizing of properties belonging to Arcellor Mittal continues to receive condemnations, but FrontPageAfrica has learned that the Liberia National Police arrested a current lawmaker from Nimba County during the riots.


Related Topix: Liberia, Africa, World News