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  1. Missouri Governor Names New Public Safety DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | News Max

    ... abruptly ended after he had fielded only a few questions. In the immediate days after Brown's shooting, local police in riot gear fired tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters who refused to disperse and, at times, broke into nearby stores. Nixon ...

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  2. Missouri governor names new public safety director, nearly 3 weeks after police shootingRead the original story

    55 min ago | Lifestyles

    ... abruptly ended after he had fielded only a few questions. In the immediate days after Brown's shooting, local police in riot gear fired tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters who refused to disperse and, at times, broke into nearby stores. Nixon ...

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  3. Griffith: Officers called out to prevent violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Trinadad Express

    National Security MinA ister Gary Griffith has said the appearance of officers in riot gear outside Parliament on Tuesday was not a major issue.

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  4. Safety officials want to shut down west Edmonton nightclubRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    After a riot at a west end nightclub, Edmonton's Public Safety Compliance Team is repeating its request to have the venue's business licence revoked.

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  5. Partly I'd Be Curious, Partly I Just Want to See Liberals Hit With RocksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | IMAO

    Here's the baseline: MSNBC's Larry O'Conner gets rocks thrown at him by masked members of the race riot in Ferguson.

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  6. St. Louis County Police Chief Defends Aggressive Response To Ferguson ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    ... month, such as releasing tear gas on the crowds. "Our choices were to rip, wade into the crowd with nightsticks and riot sticks. Like I said before, in my 28 years I've seen the damage they can do -- they're not temporary damage, sometimes those ...

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  7. Algernon D'Ammassa: Too much security is killing usRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Deming Headlight

    ... to a society in which civil liberties are as fragile as soap bubbles, where police badges are obscured from view in riot gear and armored vehicles. The prospects for a society based on due process and accountability, rather than fear and martial ...

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  8. EFF vs. ANC: a march towards violenceRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... got serious. Mbete quickly asked the Sergeant at Arms to expel the EFF and Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko called for riot police to remove the 25 elected MPs. ANC MPs reportedly wanted to beat up the EFF and police had mobilised as though they ...

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  9. In Ferguson, armor did not keep crowd calmRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... was blocked by a line of police vehicles, including armored SWAT carriers. The officers held assault rifles, wielded riot gear, and - absurdly in a suburban setting - wore full camouflage. The scene was surreal and terrifying. I had gone up to ...

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  10. More Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... abruptly ended after he had fielded only a few questions. In the immediate days after Brown's shooting, local police in riot gear fired tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters who refused to disperse and, at times, broke into nearby stores. Nixon ...

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  11. Gang life brings deep health risks for girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... more than those who are squarely entrenched members of the group, What if the simple act of marching in unison -- as riot police commonly do -- increases the likelihood that law enforcement will use excessive force in policing protests? That's the ...

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  12. Impact of cultural diversity in brain injury researchRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... (accessed August 27, 2014). What if the simple act of marching in unison -- as riot police commonly do -- increases the likelihood that law enforcement will use excessive force in policing protests? That's the suggestion of a Scientists have long ...

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  13. Marching in unison may increase risk of use of excessive force in policing protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Science Daily

    What if the simple act of marching in unison -- as riot police commonly do -- increases the likelihood that law enforcement will use excessive force in policing protests? That's the suggestion of a new study that examined the judgments of men who were asked to walk in step with other men.

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  14. Social Class Makes a Difference in How Children Tackle Classroom ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2009 | Science Daily

    ... more than those who are squarely entrenched members of the group, What if the simple act of marching in unison -- as riot police commonly do -- increases the likelihood that law enforcement will use excessive force in policing protests? That's the ...

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  15. ]]Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | San Francisco Bay View

    ... were hired to replace white workers who had gone on strike against the Aluminum Ore Co. On July 2, 1917, when the race riot resumed, a white mob stops a street car to pull Black passengers off to beat them. The violence started on May 28, 1917, ...

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  16. 1964: The Year Everything in Philly and Atlantic City BrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... quest from the white working class for "law and order," as a deputy commissioner named Frank Rizzo took control of the riot squad, then the police department, then City Hall. In 1987, the city even tossed out the name of Columbia Avenue, erasing a ...

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  17. Ex-Black Panther Rev. Brown runs to eliminate Mary Landrieu as US SenatorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    ... but even the police department is scared to say, yes it's racially motivated, they are afraid of a protest and a riot ..this is what they are afraid of Jeff, people are going to get out there and protests, I'm not protesting for the black person who ...

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  18. Truly Innocent Reputable Black Men, like Charles Belk, Women, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CNN

    ... ambulance chasing no good poverty pimping Reverend Al Sharpton, jackleg preaching Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr., the Race/Riot instigating groupies are not blowing this news story up, like that huge group of individuals heading fast in the wrong ...

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  19. American Police Departments Are Losing Tons Of Military Grade WeaponryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Police in riot gear hold their weapons as they watch demonstrators protest against the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri August 19, 2014.

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  20. Is MMA getting a bad rep from War Machine and Josh Grispi? UFC stars...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    ... be honest, our world in general is a pretty f-up place right now. I'm looking at the internet, and I'm seeing all these riot stuff, and freaking overseas wars, and domestic violence, and police brutality. We need to pull it together in general. We ...

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