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  1. Oklahoma Terror and Gun ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | American Thinker

    ... as the killer was brought down by a citizen (maybe using a so-called assault weapon) rather than by a small army of SWAT officers. This combination could be the perfect storm for two of the Left's cherished ideas -- that Islam is the "religion of ...

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  2. Emotional Outburst Won't Mean Mistrial In Case Of Detroit Cop...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... individually: Can you come to a fair verdict despite the emotional outburst? This is the second trial for the Detroit SWAT team officer who is charged with involuntary manslaughter, accused of handling his gun recklessly during the 2010 raid. The ...

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  3. Bill Maher slams police a going mental for no reasonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Washington Times

    ... cab drivers. Yet somehow they got it in their head that they have to be protected first." "This is why we see SWAT teams breaking up poker games," he said, Raw Story reported. "This is why we see the ridiculous use of Tasers. I feel like in the '60s ...

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  4. The Strain Season 1, Episode 12 Watch: Loss And Vengeance Pave The Way To The FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cinema Blend News

    ... 2. 'I knew you would not be able to resist such an inviting trap. ' It was also about damned time that the Vampire SWAT team showed up again, and this week was as good a time as any. With Gus taking one of his stolen motor buyers hostage in exchange ...

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  5. The Strain: "Last Rites" ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | IGN

    ... a lot of convenient timing to his story in this hour, as a man shows up with a bag of money for Alonso and the monster SWAT team arrives to save the day. But, hey, who cares about those coincidences, it's the monster SWAT team! After finally ...

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  6. Man Shot in Fond du LacRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    ... with an apparent gunshot wound to his leg. The victim was taken to the hospital via ambulance. The City of Fond du Lac SWAT Team was called to stabilize the scene. Investigators began interviewing witnesses and processing the scene for evidence. ...

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  7. Police make arrest in Washington stabbing deathRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... stabbing 50-year-old Gary L. Adams on Wednesday night. After a reported possible sighting of Yancey near a park, a SWAT team and extra officers were called to search an area west of the Clark County Courthouse. Three schools in the area were ...

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  8. Standoff ends; man taken to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | KSL-TV

    ... a man who was making suicidal threats was inside of a car with a gun. He was not threatening others, dispatch said. SWAT and emergency responders were on scene. The incident blocked off business entrances near 1250 West and 300 South in Lindon, and ...

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  9. Guest: Ask candidates about reforms to mental-health care and Joel’s LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Seattle Times

    ABOUT 14 months ago our son, Joel Reuter, was shot and killed by the Seattle police SWAT team. His death was tragic and very preventable.

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  10. a Gothama recap, series debut: Q. Will this Bat-show keep riddling us with riveting questions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Washington Post

    The new series "Gotham" debuted Monday night, starring Donal Logue and Ben McKenzie as detectives Harvey Bullock and Jim Gordon. WHAT CAN WE take away from a show that wants to be a part of TV's current superhero boom, but doesn't have a superhero? Is young cop Jim Gordon's rise through a corrupt, sometimes inept police department enough to keep us tuned in week in/week out - especially since in this new show, he's not having rooftop meetings with the Dark Knight? And how long can the mystery behind the murder of Bruce Wayne's parents keep us on the edge of our seats? None of those questions can be answered after viewing the series debut of "Gotham," which aired Monday night on Fox.

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  11. Gamers Throw Hoax on OpponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | NewsFactor

    ... on New York's Long Island claimed to have killed his mother and threatened to shoot first responders. In each case, SWAT teams dispatched to the scene found no violent criminals or wounded victims -- only video game players sitting at their ...

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  12. China's Special Forces In Hong Kong Go Through A Ridiculous Training RegimenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Watersblogged

    A policeman (R) from the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stands next to a target as his teammate practices shooting with an assault rifle during an anti-terrorism drill in Foshan, Guangdong province September 29, 2013 China's Special Forces ...

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  13. The Strain: "The Third Rail" ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | IGN

    ... up time while someone like Eichorst is absent (to say nothing of the briefly-glimpsed and all-but-forgotten vampire SWAT team). Oddly enough, Gus is the character who has been able to adjust to his circumstances the best. Having already killed Felix ...

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  14. Man barricaded in home on tribe's reservationRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... himself in with furniture." The Idaho State Journal reported the standoff was still ongoing as of 8 p.m. and that SWAT teams had arrived with two armored vehicles. The newspaper also reported authorities said that since the standoff began at 3 a.m. ...

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  15. 'Swatting' hoax cases difficult to investigate and costly for policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Jersey Journal

    File Photo: Members of the Gloucester County SWAT Team gather outside a home on Morris Street in Woodbury, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013. A hoax targeting video gamers that police are calling "swatting," which has been reported throughout the nation, hit a South Jersey town earlier this month.

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  16. A suicidal man broadcast his tense standoff with police on the anonymous sharing app WhisperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Washington Post

    A 33-year-old man outside of Dallas allegedly threatened to kill himself, sped off down a local parkway at 100 miles per hour, and refused to get out of his car when pulled over by police - thus beginning a tense, four-hour standoff that would, improbably, be broadcast on the anonymous-sharing app Whisper. Jose Silva, of Grand Prairie, Tex., sent a series of Whisper messages from inside his car as SWAT teams gathered around him.

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  17. Caught: Tempe shooting suspect in custody at Sky HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - SWAT officers arrested a suspect connected to a Tempe shooting following an hours-long search that shut down Terminal 4 at Sky Harbor International Airport. Phoenix police Sgt.

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  18. Police Looking for Suspect They Believe Stabbed Girlfriend In ProsserRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Road during the incident. An acquaintance of his said he had visited there earlier. The apartment was secured by a SWAT team and later cleared after no suspect was found. A Cottage Court resident Luis Ruelas lives right across from the apartment in ...

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  19. How A Police Officer Shot A Sleeping 7-Year-Old To DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Switched

    ... lost her life. It was a little after midnight when the Detroit Police Special Response Team, a unit similar to a SWAT team, descended on the Stanely-Jones residence in search of murder suspect Chauncey Owens, who lived upstairs. Owens was suspected ...

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  20. 'Women of Homicide' returns with new name, channelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Cincinnati.com

    ... officers' male co-workers played a big supporting role. At least 10 men from the Cincinnati Police Fugitive Task Force, SWAT team and forensics appeared on the shows. The ID and TLC publicity points out that only 15 percent of the nation's homicide ...

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