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4 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

News10NBC looks back on Rochester Riots

Fifty years ago this week, a three day riot broke out on Joseph Avenue and Nassau Street.


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Days of Water Follies debauchery long past

However, the days of having to use tear gas to break up a riot or shuttling droves of intoxicated race-goers to the county jail are long over.


Related Topix: Kennewick, WA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Age

Riot gear provided to hospitals included helmets, batons and body armour.

More than 20 hospital in the Chinese capital of Beijing hospitals have been issued with riot gear, in a move that highlights a rising tide of dissatisfaction with China's overworked, under-resourced healthcare system.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia

Right Wing News

More Than A Thousand French Jews Have Moved To Israel In Past 10...

Rioters, who carried batons and threw petrol bombs according to eyewitnesses, were yards from the synagogue when they were driven back by riot police who used tear gas.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Globe and Mail

Israeli soldiers kill three Palestinians in West Bank clash

Israeli soldiers shoot tear gas towards Palestinian protesters against the Israeli military action in Gaza, during a demonstration at Hawara checkpoint near the West Bank city of Nablus on Thursday, July 24, 2014.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, China,

The Jewish News Weekly

Amid French synagogue attacks, support rises for Jewish self-defense group

Shortly before their synagogue became shrouded by tear gas and smoke, 100 Jews wielding baseball bats and clubs were singing the French national anthem in front of the synagogue's heavy metal gate.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News


Riot Fest Chicago announces daily lineups, single-day tix on sale

Riot Fest Chicago 2014 is set to take place from September 12-14 throughout Humboldt Park .


Related Topix: Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Punk

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Defense/Security, 9:46 PMMore Arab Rioting in Jerusalem Thursday

As fighting continues to rage in Gaza, Arabs in Jerusalem, Judea, and Samaria continued to riot.


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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Russians sentenced to 4 years on riot conviction

Russian opposition activist Leonid Razvozzhayev, in handcuffs, shows V-signs from a defendant's cage in a court room prior to a hearing in the Bolotnaya square protest trial in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 24, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Vladimir Putin

ABC News

Russians Sentenced to 4 A1 2 Years on Riot Conviction

A Moscow court convicted two Russian opposition activists and sentenced them to 4 A1 2 years in prison Thursday for their role in organizing protests a day before President Vladimir Putin's inauguration in May 2012.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin


Masking death penalty's violence increases suffering, Arizona execution shows

Toronto native John Radclive had been Canada's public executioner for years. Despite his habit of consuming quantities of alcohol that startled his hard-drinking contemporaries, starting a riot in Hull when he announced to a packed tavern that he had "come to hang a Frenchman, and hoped it would not be the last," and "altogether expressed himself ... (more)


Related Topix: Death Penalty, Arizona, Arizona Government, Prison

Police officer will not face charges after alleged punch at EDL and UAF rally, High Court rules

A DECISION not to make a senior police officer face gross misconduct charges for allegedly punching a demonstrator during a "frightening" outbreak of disorder in the streets in Bolton has been upheld by the High Court.


Islington Gazette

New security measures planned for crime-ravaged Clerkenwell estate

Security on an estate is to be stepped up after a series of violent incidents led to claims "bullets are flying in the streets of Clerkenwell".


Anti-Idiotarian Rottweiler

Religion of Peace Spreading their Message of Love and Understanding in Paris

Riot police fired tear gas and fought running battles with pro-Palestinian demonstrators in Paris this afternoon after a banned protest march turned violent.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Conservative Political News, US News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Foreign Policy

Gaza on the Seine

The conflict between Israel and Hamas hits close to home for France's Arabs and Jews.


Related Topix: France, Europe, World News, Israel, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine)

Daily Kos

I'm a native Detroiter

I was born at Harper Hospital in the city of Detroit in August 1951. My parents were from Indiana.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Eastpointe, MI, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI


Maccabi Haifa players attacked during Austria training match

Anti-Israel protesters invaded the pitch and physically confronted Maccabi Haifa players towards the end of a Wednesday training match in Austria.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, France, Palestinian Territories

SF Sentinel

France's Jews Flee As Rioters Burn Paris Shops, Attack Synagogue

France's politicians and community leaders have criticised the "intolerable" violence against Paris' Jewish community, after a pro-Palestinian rally led to the vandalizing and looting of Jewish businesses and the burning of cars.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, France,

West Springfield gets a mention on 'Real Time with Bill...

The M79 grenade launcher is a single shot, break-open weapon with rifled barrel, similar to the ones West Springfield police have.


Related Topix: Springfield, MA, West Springfield, MA

The Spectator

Britain has let Islamists run riot - as today's report...

Peter Clarke, a former counter-terror chief, has published a report today which reveals that an 'aggressive Islamist agenda' was pursued in 'Trojan horse' schools in Birmingham.