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Temple Mount riot in Jerusalem: Hundreds of Palestinians clash with police

Hundreds of Palestinians threw stones and lit fire crackers at police upon opening the main entrance to the Temple Mount Wednesday morning.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Telegraph

Boss is never wrong

Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje may be excused for feeling slighted as a Modi "wave" blows her state off its feet.


Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Manmohan Singh,

Bill Maher is Shocked! Shocked! That Crime 'Plummeting' While More Criminals Sent to Prison

Leave to Bill Maher to revive an amusing complaint on his HBO show during a discussion with his guests about crime and punishment.


Related Topix: Prison

The Labradorian

Man gets eight-month sentence for involvement in prison riot

A man was sentenced eight months in jail today for his part in a riot that led to a hostage-taking incident last summer at Her Majesty's Penitentiary in St. John's.


Related Topix: Prison, Canada,


Minsk Dinamo fan detained for three days for football chant "Glory to Ukraine!"

During the football match Shakhtyor - Dinamo Minsk held in Salihorsk on April 11, an incident between fans and riot policemen took place.


Maduro Announces New Propaganda Ministry One Year After Taking Office

One year ago today, Venezuelan President NicolA s Maduro defeated Henrique Capriles Radonski in an election widely considered fraudulent by the international observers present .


Deming Headlight

Lecture shares cultural influences on Los Angeles

Courtesy Photo New Mexico State University History Assistant Professor Isabela Seong Leong Quintana is presenting a talk, "Bodies and Borderlands: Mexicans and Chinese in the Los Angeles Riots of 1871," at NMSU's Center for Latin American and Border Studies on Thursday.


Related Topix: New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM

Mon Apr 14, 2014

ABC News

Australia's riotous history explored on film

Bonegilla Migrant Centre will feature in a new documentary about the history of race riots in Australia, hosted by author and historian Peter FitzSimons.


LBC 97.3

VideoUkraine Leader Calls For UN Peacekeeper Help

Ukraine's interim president has called for UN peacekeepers to be deployed to help Kiev regain control of areas taken over by pro-Russian militants.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Russia, Asia, Terrorism

Star Tribune

A look at the Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram and its major attacks in recent years

More than 1,500 people have been killed so far this year in attacks blamed on the Nigerian radical group Boko Haram, whose name means "Western education is forbidden" in the local Hausa language.


Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa, Terrorism, Explosion

Western Michigan University working with police after Saturday riot on Lafayette

Western Michigan University is working with Kalamazoo Public Safety in the aftermath of Saturday's riot on Lafayette Ave .


Related Topix: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

Kalamazoo police chief supports officers' response to Lafayette Avenue riot

Kalamazoo Public Safety Chief Jeff Hadley said he supports his officers' use of riot gear and tear gas at a party that turned riotous Saturday on Lafayette Avenue near the campus of Western Michigan University.


Related Topix: Kalamazoo, MI, Western Michigan University

The Big Lead

Roundup: Wheel of Fortune Contestant Can't Say 'Achilles', Bear Drags ...

April Summers bears drag woman from her garage in Florida high school senior suspended weed-related retweet sues employees in France must ignore emails from their boss after 6 pm a r estaurant Googles the names of guests before they arrive " Vaginas grown in a lab from the recipients' own cells have been successfully transferred to the body for the ... (more)


Related Topix: Missouri

Santa Barbara Independent

Have We Had Enough Yet?

Just a little more than a week ago, Isla Vista felt like a war zone during what is being called a riot.


Related Topix: Isla Vista, CA, Santa Barbara County, CA

Boston Herald

Cohen: Brandeis silences a truth teller

Exiting the latest Boston run of "The Book of Mormon," our sides still splitting from a couple of hours of irreverent hilarity, a friend turned to me and said, "So, you think they could do this with the Koran?" Salman Rushdie's "Satanic Verses" netted him a big fat fatwa, a Danish cartoonist gets a death sentence for depicting Mohammed, a ... (more)


Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Brandeis University, Opinion

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Ottawa Citizen

Ukraine blames 'Russian aggression' for unrest in cities of Donetsk, Slovyansk

Men in the uniforms of Ukraine's now-defunct riot police on Saturday occupied police headquarters in Donetsk, the eastern city that is one of the flashpoints of a wave of pro-Russia protests, hours after armed men seized local police headquarters and a local branch of the Security Service in a nearby city.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine


Police taught to spot signs of psychiatric crisis

When a 6-foot-5, 270-pound man with a history of violence broke out of a mental health ward near Philadelphia and tried to withdraw money from a bank, a confrontation with police seemed likely.


Related Topix: Albuquerque, NM, US News

The Huffington Post

UC Santa Barbara Tries To Figure Out How A Party Turned Into A Riot

With streets still littered in glass and garbage cans overflowing with red cups and bottles, University of California, Santa Barbara students were trying to shake off a lingering hangover from an annual spring party morphed into a raucous and violent blowout.


Related Topix: UC Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, CA, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo


Greek police clash with retail employee protesters

Demonstrators and pedestrians run to avoid tear gas during a protest against the opening of shops on Sundays and the extension of working hours, in Athens' Ermou shopping street, on Sunday, April 13 2014.


Related Topix: Greece, World News, Business News

Russia Taday

'Never on Sunday': Greece riots over shop openings end with tear gas, clashes

Riot police clash with demonstrators protesting against the opening of shops on Sundays and the extension of their working hours at Athens' central shopping district on April 13, 2014.