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  1. Female gamer: I had to hide my identity, change my nameRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    A female gamer named Jess was live-streaming a few rounds of Call of Duty on Twitch, a live-streaming social media platform for gamers, when, suddenly, she heard a loud banging her front door. Jumping to her feet to get it, she was stopped in her tracks by a S.W.A.T. team bursting in.

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  2. Chaotic emergency dispatches contribute to mistaken police shooting of Vancouver 911 caller, investigation findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Oregonian

    ... because no one was assigned to direct the rush of incoming police radio traffic, investigators said. "As a result, SWAT, county and city were allowed to operate on separate radio channels," they said. "Critical information went unshared and when it ...

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  3. Suspect in north Phoenix shooting in custodyRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... the victim to a residence near 10th Street and the Loop 101 Pima Freeway where the suspect had barricaded himself. SWAT officers who tracked the suspect say he and three other people inside the home surrendered without incident. Police say the ...

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  4. SWAT Called To Lincoln-Lemington House After Man ShotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | CBS Local

    TV Welcome to KDKA-TV on CBSPittsburgh.com! KDKA-TV is joining forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Pittsburgh to give you the best Pittsburgh has to offer. KDKA-TV is part of CBS Television Stations, [...] NewsRadio 1020 KDKA Welcome to NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA on CBSPittsburgh.com! We appreciate your interest in the world's first commercial radio station! Join us on-air or online for Pittsburgh's up-to-the-minute news talk, weather and traffic reports.

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  5. 5. Dog bites SWAT team member on hand, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KSL-TV

    The SWAT team served a narcotics-related warrant on a home near Mead Avenue and West Temple at about 9 p.m., according to Lt. Josh Scharman.

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  6. Dog bites SWAT team member on hand, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KSL-TV

    The SWAT team served a narcotics-related warrant on a home near Mead Avenue and West Temple at about 9 p.m., according to SWAT team tackle commander Josh Scharman. He said prior to arriving on scene, the team received intelligence about an aggressive male pit bull at the house.

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  7. Ex-Marine's suicide ends rampage, manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... neighbor Dale Shupe. "Now we know he's not out trying to do more harm to anybody else." As the manhunt dragged on and SWAT teams swarmed through neighborhoods, at least five schools within a few miles of Stone's home closed, and others were locked ...

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  8. Manhunt for ex-Marine in 6 killings drags on into 2nd dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... police in suburban Philadelphia hunted for a Marine veteran suspected of killing his ex-wife and five of her relatives. SWAT teams and local, state and federal law enforcement officers took part in the search for Bradley William Stone, who ...

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  9. Manhunt widens for ex-Marine in 6 killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Philadelphia is still on the loose more than 30 hours after the shooting rampage ended. Prosecutors said Tuesday that SWAT teams and local, state and federal law enforcement officers are searching for 35-year-old Bradley William Stone. Montgomery ...

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  10. CNN's Overnight Sydney StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... had escaped and the police conducted more than 12 hours of fruitless negotiations with the sheik, an Australian SWAT team stormed the cafA with automatic weapons and stun grenades, killing the Iranian-born Monis and discovering that two of his ...

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  11. Extremist gunman, two hostages dead in Sydney siege cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Nation

    An injured hostage is carried out of a cafe in the central business district of Sydney on Tuesday./AFP PHOTO/Peter PARKS Two hostages and an extremist Iranian-born gunman were killed in a siege that ended when armed police stormed a central Sydney cafe Tuesday, as a shocked Australia struggled to come to terms with the tragedy. Police in SWAT-style gear hurled percussion grenades and opened fire in the early hours of the morning after a number of staff and customers managed to flee for their lives from the Lindt eatery in the heart of Australia's biggest city.

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  12. Sydney Hostages Still Being Held in a Suspected Jihadist AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | News Max

    ... the cafe as negotiators tried to defuse one of the biggest security scares in Australia for decades. Snipers and a SWAT team took up positions around the cafe and police helicopters flew overhead. About 15 hostages could still be seen inside the ...

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  13. Central Sydney locked down as hostage drama unfoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Nation

    ... the cafe as negotiators tried to defuse one of the biggest security scares in Australia for decades. Snipers and a SWAT team took up positions around the cafe and police helicopters flew overhead. About 15 hostages could still be seen inside the ...

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  14. Police identify Sydney hostage taker as notorious self-styled religious leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Globe and Mail

    ... cafA as negotiators tried to defuse one of the biggest security scares in Australia for decades. Snipers and a SWAT team took up positions around the cafA and police helicopters flew overhead. Prime Minister Tony Abbott, who has warned ...

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  15. Australian hostage taker named as Iranian refugee with criminal pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Jerusalem Post

    ... the cafe as negotiators tried to defuse one of the biggest security scares in Australia for decades. Snipers and a SWAT team took up positions around the cafe and police helicopters flew overhead. At least five hostages have been released or escaped ...

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  16. Nightmare before Christmas in Sydney cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Raw Story

    ... two of them young women wearing Lindt aprons who raced out and into the arms of police officers. Officers wearing black SWAT-style uniforms had earlier taken up position, eyes staring down rifle sights. Some onlookers took photos to post on social ...

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  17. Gunman takes hostages in Sydney, demands Isis flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Mail & Guardian

    ... the cafe as negotiators tried to defuse one of the biggest security scares in Australia for decades. Snipers and a SWAT team took up positions around the cafe and police helicopters flew overhead. New South Wales state deputy police commissioner ...

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  18. Sydney cafe siege: Fears of jihadist attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Times of India

    ... the cafe as negotiators tried to defuse one of the biggest security scares in Australia for decades. Snipers and a SWAT team took up positions around the cafe and police helicopters flew overhead. At least five hostages have been released or escaped ...

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  19. Sydney hostage-taker identified as Iranian refugee Man Haron MonisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | CBC News

    ... the cafe as negotiators tried to defuse one of the biggest security scares in Australia for decades. Snipers and a SWAT team took up positions around the cafe and police helicopters flew overhead. At least five hostages have been released or escaped ...

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  20. Fears of jihadist attack as hostages held in Sydney cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | AlertNet

    ... the cafe as negotiators tried to defuse one of the biggest security scares in Australia for decades. Snipers and a SWAT team took up positions around the cafe and police helicopters flew overhead. At least five hostages have been released or escaped ...

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