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  1. Athens man indicted for violent assault on deputy at Clarke County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... public defender sought to have those charges dismissed. Sheri Smith filed a motion claiming Elder acted in self defense. According to the motion, Elder was outside his cell eating his meal when McGee used profane language when ordering Elder to get ...


  2. Job Opening at the Alaska SeaLife CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seward City News

    High school diploma or GED. Satisfactory completion of two or more courses dealing with security officer training from the military or a recognized institution preferred.


  3. Madison man identified as domestic disturbance shooting victimRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Rankin County Sheriff's Department is investigating a shooting that left a man dead, Sunday, as a self defense case. The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. at 506 Mason Court, where the Rankin County Sheriff's Department tells us a man was shot and killed by his girlfriend.


  4. Dozens of Venezuelans shot by police amid crime crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    " Workers in the industrial complex had been hiding in bathrooms and closets for hours when the shooting stopped. The last of the four suspected thieves, a slightly built man in yellow rain boots, surrendered on the roof, crying out, "Jesus saves!" A video secretly recorded that rainy day in early August showed police officers taking the man to a concrete alley in the complex where his three companions already lay dead.


  5. Northland: Residents report finding bullet holes in apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | This Week Community News

    Residents in two North Meadows Boulevard apartments reported that someone fired a gun into their residences at 10:45 p.m. Aug. 27. Neither of the complainants noticed the damage right away. In one case, a woman called police at 12:40 a.m. Aug. 29 to say that her nephew, who was staying with her, heard gunshots two nights earlier, and later she found a bullet had entered a wall on the second floor and lodged in a closet door.


  6. Oakland: Two reputed gang members convicted of murder in 2012 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Two reputed gang members were convicted Monday of one count of first-degree murder and one count of attempted murder for their part in a wild shootout at a birthday party in East Oakland three years ago that claimed one man's life. But jurors deadlocked on the charges against two other alleged gang members in the lengthy trial, which began with opening statements on May 26. The verdicts against Phon Mey and Saun Oeurn, both 31, and the mistrials for Scott Moeun, 23, and Danny Vo, 21, came at the end of deliberations that began on July 30 and continued for parts of 10 days but were interrupted by two separate one-week vacations.


  7. Special prosecutor to handle case of activist's driver's shooting in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Kevon Danarus Whitehurst, 22, talks to reporters at Norfolk City Jail Tuesday, August 25, 2015. He is charged in connection with the Aug. 10 shooting that injured a man driving the car of former mayoral candidate Michael Muhammad.


  8. Son pursues mother in Kent car chase | Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    ... swung the bat at a man but missed him. The man's friends called 911. The man with the bat claimed he acted in self defense. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting ...


  9. Back to school safety on college campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTNH

    ... Gabrieles Martial Arts studio in Waterford where instructor Olinda Gabriela showed us some moves taught in her self defense course which is geared toward women. "Two hands you can always release against the thumb," says Gabriele who demonstrated how ...


  10. Appeals court overturns protester's conviction in 2008 caseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KVAL-TV Eugene

    The Oregon Court of Appeals last overturned the conviction of a protester found guilty of resisting arrest at an anti-pesticide demonstration, ruling that jurors should have been instructed to give more weight to his claim of self-defense. Ian Van Ornum was 18 and attending the University of Oregon when he participated in the 2008 protest in Eugene.


  11. American Kang Duk Won to host classes in CantonRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | North Country Now

    St. Lawrence University's Stafford Fitness Center has scheduled fall lessons in self-defense and karate from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Monday evenings in the main multi-purpose room. Lessons are open to all students and staff members of the SLU campus, as well as North Country community members.


  12. How LaserLyte Leapt to the Forefront of the Laser IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    As the sands of time keep shifting, so does the make-up of the market our industry calls home. Once a market of predominately middle-aged white males with a passion for hunting, it has now evolved into a mixed market that includes all ethnicities, ages and passions from hunting to 3-gun and of course, a rapidly growing sector of women and first-time gun owners.


  13. Frazier Glenn Cross. What should happen after his conviction?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | KCTV5

    All that now remains in murder trial of Frazier Glenn Cross is the sentencing phase. On Monday, a jury found him guilty on all counts for killing three people and shooting at others at two Jewish sites in Johnson County.


  14. Man arrested after fatal blow to neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A man who a year ago told police that he struck and killed his neighbor in self defense, has been arrested after his claim was debunked by another neighbor, police reports state. Brandon Suchoza admitted to police that he struck 58-year-old Lee Manahan once in the head the morning of June 14, 2014, just before 6 a.m. The 41-year-old Suchoza, a black belt, told officers Manahan shoved him during an argument at their apartment building, 464 N. Grandview Ave., and Suchoza fell backward.


  15. Friend calls Akron dad who killed his own son 'the greatest form of evil on this earth'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Brian Golec's mother offered forgiveness Monday to the man who stabbed her son to death saying that it's what her son would have wanted. But friends of the slain 22-year-old called Kevin Golec "garbage" and the "greatest form of evil on this planet" shortly before the 53-year-old was led from the courtroom in handcuffs to spend would could be the rest of his life in prison.


  16. Charges filed in Junction apartment shooting between two brothersRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Highline Times

    This week the King County Prosecutor's Office filed a charge of Assault in the First Degree and set a bail amount of $500,000 for Junction resident Rony Samir Miranda-Guity after he shot his brother in the chest last week. An arraignment date has been set for Sept.


  17. How LaserLyteA Leapt to the Forefront of the Laser IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    Family-owned and operated, LaserLyteA turns a passion for the shooting sports into a life-long commitment to serving their customers with innovative micro-laser technologies. LaserLyte team; Dusty Gibson, new Marketing Manager; Aaron Moore, VP of Sales and Marketing; Larry Moore, CEO and founder of LaserLyte originally started as a gun accessory company that eventually became TAC Star Industries Inc Under that early banner, Moore introduced the shooting sports market to an innovative new product, the first "laser bore sighter."


  18. Mesa man jailed after shooting, killing brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Flash Flood Warning issued August 31 at 12:31PM MST expiring August 31 at 3:30PM MST in effect for: Coconino, Navajo Flash Flood Warning issued August 31 at 12:46PM MST expiring August 31 at 3:45PM MST in effect for: Coconino, Navajo Areal Flood Advisory issued August 31 at 2:05PM MST expiring August 31 at 5:00PM MST in effect for: Coconino, Navajo Areal Flood Advisory issued August 31 at 1:33PM MST expiring August 31 at 4:30PM MST in effect for: Coconino, Yavapai Evan McAdam says he shot his brother in self-defense.


  19. Community Calendar 8.31Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Murfreesboro Post

    The National Alliance on Mental Illness Rutherford County is offering "With Hope in Mind," a free series of classes about coping with the difficulties of caring for loved ones with mental illness. This program will be taught in eight sessions September 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 21, and 22. There is no charge for the course, but space is limited and pre-registration is required.


  20. Alabama: Pro-Gun Reforms Take Effect September 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    Tomorrow, September 1, 2015, House Bill 47, one of the most significant and thoughtful pieces of pro-gun reforms passed in the Yellowhammer State, will take effect. As previously reported , HB 47 accomplishes the following reforms: amends Alabama's unduly restrictive minor possession of pistols law; repeals Alabama's duplicative and unnecessary pistol registration requirement; narrows a prohibited facility's authority to ban firearms outside of the building; and creates avenues for federally prohibited persons to seek restoration of firearm rights.