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  1. MCCYF Self Defense ClassRead the original story

    14 min ago |

    To prevent tragedies like this...The Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation hosted a self defense course at the Muskingum Recreation Center. Brad Seward taught the class geared towards high school students...He explains what students learned during the class.


  2. Handgun Instructor Offers Free Classes To Airmen On ISIS Hit List [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... a concealed handgun, you still have to make a decision whether it's the right time to use that and that's where self defense comes in. Because not every situation will result in pulling a firearm," Teer told KSLA. So far, five airmen on the ISIS ...


  3. 30-plus years for stabbing brother to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star News

    An Eastlake man who was convicted of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his younger brother with a samurai sword was sentenced Monday to 31 years to life in state prison. Alberto Gonzalez Figueroa Jr., 37, received 25 years to life in prison for the April 2, 2013, murder of his brother, Mario Gonzalez Figueroa, 23, who was stabbed 38 times with the sword and a barbecue fork in the family's condominium in the 2700 block of Lakeridge Circle in Chula Vista.


  4. Aurora theater shooting survivor: "You have to bleed to heal"Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Carli Richards, who survived the 2012 movie theater massacre in Aurora, stands in the backyard of her Denver home, accompanied by her dogs Nibbler, left, and Voxie. Richards, who was struck with 22 shotgun pellets, still has some embedded in her body.


  5. Sri Lanka's legal intellect is 'simply silenced' - Asian Human Rights CommissionRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Colombo Page

    Mar 28, Colombo: Sri Lanka's legal intellect was simply silenced and the prosecuting lawyers and the defence lawyers and the judge all have become irrelevant factors when dealing with crime, as suspects of serious crimes "commit suicide" while in police custody , a human rights group says. The Hong Kong based Asian Human Rights Commission , referring to a case where the suspect of a recent quadruple murder committed suicide while being taken by the police to scene of the crime, said the successful end to a crime was no longer the enforcement of the law within the framework of due process.


  6. From the desk of ... Journalists must rediscover skepticismRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    Some years ago, I had an interview with a homicide detective that got delayed. I used his office phone to postpone a tennis match.


  7. Student Senate recap: 3/26/15Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Snapper

    ... temporary status. They received this status. Ariel Geib, a representative from a local dojo, came to present a self defense class to combat domestic violence. This event would be held April 25 in the SMC Multi-Purpose Room. Student Senate is ...


  8. Berkeley hospitality ambassador beats homeless man: Thug fired after viral videoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    A Berkley Hospitality Ambassador, who is supposed to make the streets of Berkley a more welcoming place, beat a homeless man who he had pinned down to the ground. This was captured on video and it went viral.


  9. Police train other Cape officers in self-defense tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    It was 21 years ago when the call came in to the police about a suspicious person. Arriving at the scene, Carty spotted the man and walked up to him.


  10. Wars of the RosesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    Fought between the Houses of . Since the Lancastrians had occupied the throne from 1399, the Yorkists might never have pressed a claim but for the near anarchy prevailing in the mid-15th century.


  11. Video shows Berkeley homeless man punched in the face by 'hospitality ambassador'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Violent footage emerged on Thursday that appears to show a hospitality ambassador for a Berkeley downtown business association attacking a homeless man, who was blamed for the incident and later charged with a count of misdemeanor battery. John Caner, CEO of the Downtown Berkeley Association , which coordinates the ambassador program, apologized on Thursday for the incident, and said the ambassador who appears to punch the homeless man had been fired.


  12. MU Lecture Spurs Conversation Of Armenian GenocideRead the original story

    Friday | Groong

    ... the army. Then, they were demobilized and killed," Suny said. "If any Turks were killed it was purely out of self defense by the Armenians who were getting their families torn apart or were starving to death." Today, the Armenian Genocide isn't ...


  13. Orinda machete killer gets 16 years to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    An Orinda man convicted of second-degree murder for hacking his girlfriend to death with a machete was sentenced Friday to 16 years to life in prison. "You never once have taken responsibility," Judge Clare Maier told James L. Collin before imposing sentence.


  14. Eagle Mountain fatal shooting investigation expected to conclude next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Investigators expect to determine next week whether an Eagle Mountain woman acted in self-defense in the shooting death of her husband, which occurred a month ago Friday. Elwin Dale Hitesman, 33, was killed the night of Feb. 27 in an apparent domestic dispute.


  15. Fed appeals court hears arguments to weaken Md. gun-control lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 |

    The sweeping gun-control law Maryland enacted after the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre impermissibly bans firearms that people commonly keep in their homes for self-defense, a lawyer for gun-rights advocates told a federal appeals court Wednesday. Gun-rights advocates did not try to overturn most of the Firearms Safety Act of 2013's provisions, including its fingerprinting and licensing requirements for handgun buyers.


  16. Rochestera s first womena s self defense class wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KIMT

    Finding strength and confidence. Those are two of the goals of the Rochester YMCA's new Women's Self Defense class.


  17. Girls With Guns: Rifle Accessories to Shoot in StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News Max

    ... for you. 3. Rail mounted flashlights and lasers. This is a must for women that shoot at night and for home self defense. There are several light and laser combinations to choose from. 4. The rifle itself. Building one's own AR-15 has grown in ...


  18. Video shows 'hospitality ambassador' beating homeless manRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    A man has been fired from his job as a hospitality ambassador in Berkeley after video surfaced that appears to show him beating a homeless man. The nonprofit group that operates the ambassador program said another ambassador seen in the video has been suspended after it appears he did nothing to stop the alleged assault.


  19. Women invited to learn self defense at free weekend clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Carson ATA Martial Arts - Karate for Kids is providing a free community women's self defense seminar this Saturday. The event -- starting at 10 a.m. at Carson ATA Martial Arts -- will cover topics such as situational awareness, defending against a stronger attacker, escaping bear hugs, chokes, wrist grabs, as well as what to do if taken to the ground.


  20. Instructor offers free concealed carry gun course to targets of ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Teer is a martial arts instructor of Tai Kwon Do and Krav Maga, an Israeli self defense discipline. He's also a certified concealed handgun instructor.