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  1. Dozens of Venezuelan shot by police amid crime crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    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!" Police put him into a truck and started to drive away.


  2. Dozens of Venezuelan shot by police amid crime crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " 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!" Police put him into a truck and started to drive away.


  3. White House: Obama's Gun Rules Would Not Have Blocked Virginia ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest admitted Aug. 28 that the president's plan to aggressively regulate people's ability to defend themselves would not have stopped the live-TV shooting of WDBJ-TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward. The gunman, Vester Lee Flanagan, passed a background check when he purchased the gun he used to kill his two former co-workers.


  4. Europe's experience shows gun control worksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    I would like to respond to Alan Schultz's letter . I find it interesting that he cites the recent episode where three unarmed civilians in a country with gun control were able to somehow take down an armed terrorist.


  5. Sheriff: No charges filed against homeowner in shooting death of boyfriendRead 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 evening, 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.


  6. Omaha welcomes martial artists from around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    They line up with military precision, barefoot on a massive exercise mat and face the front of the class. Each student wears a colored belt and traditional white uniform.


  7. New details in 18-year-old Gainesville murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | KXII-TV Sherman

    ... road. Ax always maintained his innocence but did say he's either 100 percent innocent or it would have been in self defense.


  8. UVA Issues 2nd Community Alert Regarding Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC29

    The University of Virginia has alerted students of a second sexual assault reported during the first week of classes in the 2015-2016 school year. The alert from UVA says a third party reported the assault Saturday night through the university's online Just Report It system.


  9. Alleged killer to argue self-defense in upcoming trialRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WFMZ

    Police report 25-year-old Andrew Robert Hess of Nazareth admitted to stabbing 36-year-old Richard Parker with a knife in Moore Township. Parker was pronounced dead at the scene.


  10. Paid Driver Accused of Sex Assault, Naked Man Tased, Doc...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Constantine Maroulis allegedly kicked the mother of his child in the groin in self-defense during an argument earlier this month The accused also had sexual relations with both victims at different times while in New Jersey, according to the Bergen prosecutor. Gov. Chris Christie has criticized Hillary Clinton in recent days over her use of private email to do State Department business.


  11. Defense/Security, 5:40 PMJew to Stand Trial for Fighting Back after AmbushRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... into the accused," he said. "We all know that rocks were thrown at me and my family, and all my actions were in self defense. I intend to turn this trial into a political one, which will examine the IDF's policy of restraint in Judea and Samaria. ...


  12. Should SEALDs student activists worry about not getting hired?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Future shock: Demonstrators attend a Students Emergency Action for Liberal Democracy protest on Aug. 21 in front of the Diet. One Liberal Democratic Party city assemblyman in Fukuoka has warned students protesting against the security bills that they are damaging the reputation of their universities and, as a result, they might find it hard to get hired after graduation.


  13. Tens of thousands protest defense bills outside Japan's DietRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... country's war-renouncing constitution. In July, the more powerful lower house passed the bills that allows the Self Defense Force to engage in combat for the first time since World War II when allies come under attack even when Japan itself is not. ...


  14. Firing gun in city illegal, target-shooter learnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | This Week Community News

    A Delaware man faces a misdemeanor charge after reportedly shooting a rifle earlier this month in the backyard of a city residence. Police responded to a report of a gun being fired between 2:30 and 3 p.m. Aug. 21 in the 100 block of London Road .


  15. Women and Girls Learn Easy Self Defense SkillsRead the original story

    Yesterday | KHGI

    These ladies are taught basic motor skills, easy maneuvers so they don't have to overthink to fend off attackers. Organizers say with growing concerns about society getting less safe and the proximity of Kearney's access to the interstate, both students and instructors say it's important for women to know they are worth protecting themselves.


  16. Texas Deputy Executed 2 Weeks After New Black Panthers Promised to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gateway Pundit

    Earlier this month armed New Black Panther radicals marched on the Waller County Jail chanting, "The revolution is on Off the pigs!" A large contingent of Harris County sheriff's office deputies met the protesters at the jail. Last night Harris County Deputy Darren Goforth was shot dead execution style around 8:30 at night.


  17. Public-policy moves: And what when the worst case doesn't transpire?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star Tribune

    An Aug. 23 Star Tribune news story reported that 200,000 Minnesotans now hold legal permits to carry handguns - far more than were forecast by the most alarmed opponents of relaxed permit laws back in 2003, when the proposal to allow essentially any law-abiding adult to carry a handgun was enacted. Some public-policy debates seem perpetual.


  18. Republican leaders still support 'gun rights' everywhere but near themRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Kos

    At ThinkProgress, Scott Keyes compiles a list of super-duper pro-gun Republicans that think Americans should be able to carry loaded guns everywhere, all the time but have barred guns from places or events where they themselves might be appearing. For a few examples : George W. Bush Presidential Library- Though Bush was a strong proponent of gun rights, his presidential library in Dallas demands that all visitors leave their firearms at home.


  19. S. Sudan rebels, army accuse each other of fresh fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The China Post

    South Sudan's army and rebels accused each other of responsibility for fresh fighting Saturday in the north-east despite a peace agreement to end a brutal 20-month civil war. The renewed clashes came after the pact, brokered by the regional eight-nation IGAD bloc along with the United Nations, the African Union, China, the United Kingdom, Norway and the United States, provided for a permanent cease-fire supposed to enter into force on Saturday.


  20. Man who fled halfway house convicted of 3rd-degree murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    A man who escaped from a halfway house while serving a drunken driving sentence has been convicted of third-degree murder in a stabbing death outside a bar last summer. Jurors in Allegheny County deliberated for about five hours Friday before convicting 31-year-old David Umstead in the August 2014 death of 58-year-old Delrio Ivy.