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1 hr ago | Free Republic
In his continuing battle against the right of individuals to bear arms, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg pooh-poohed the idea that guns might be a valid or necessary tool of self-defense.
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6 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach
Kimanie King, the 18-year-old senior at Piper High School who was arrested for stabbing another student on Thursday , appeared at his first court hearing Friday morning.
10 hrs ago | The Daily Star
The mother of Abdolah Hosseinzadeh, who was murdered in 2007, slaps Balal who killed her son during the execution ceremony in Nowshahr just before she removed the noose around his neck, sparing the life of her son's convicted murderer.
11 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes
Mexico's crackdown on drugs and corruption intensified this week with the arrests of the reputed second in command of the Beltran Leyva drug cartel and the mayor of a Michoacan city once controlled by the Knights Templar criminal gang.
The murder trial of Gary Hall ended Tuesday night in the 15th Circuit Court in Poplarville after the jury was unable to come to a decision.
Not physically, but certainly by his stinging words. He had a lot of words for 31-year-old Camia Gamet, the woman convicted of killing her boyfriend Marcel Hill in March 2013.
There is no ambiguity in Connecticut's constitutional right to armed self-defense.
Investigators in Tuscaloosa have released a woman they originally detained for stabbing two people, saying she was protecting herself from a woman who attacked her with a beer bottle in her own home.
A Fishers Police K-9 was fatally shot Wednesday after it latched onto an off-duty officer's arm and would not let go.
Jimmy Dac Ho, 51, sits in the Palm Beach County Courthouse during his trial for the death of Sheri Carter, 29. On Thursday, jurors convicted Ho of first-degree murder.
A Rutland High School student was charged with having a loaded handgun inside a car in the school parking lot.
That's the message from Moraine Police. The department is offering free women's self defense courses during the month of May. They'll be teaching the Rape Aggression Defense program, or R.A.D. The classes will be held at the Moraine Civic Center on Kreitzer Rd. on Wednesdays, from 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm.
As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month , Naval District Washington is hosting a variety of events and classes, including self defense courses.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Thursday dismissed claims that Russian special forces are fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine as "nonsense," but expressed hope for success of four-way talks on settling the crisis.
A new trial for Bernell Benn, who maintains he acted in self-defense when he shot and killed a man at a Rite Aid pharmacy, was set Wednesday for Aug. 18. Benn faces a voluntary manslaughter charge in the August 2012 death of Ramon Colorado, who sprayed Benn with pepper spray after the two exchanged words over who was first in line.
A Poulsbo man was justified in shooting a house guest during a February confrontation, the Kitsap County prosecutor said this week, saying the shooting was in self-defense.