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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Missouri deploys National Guard to violence-wracked Ferguson

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:14pm by AFP

    ... protesters in the town wracked by race riots. Ferguson has endured days of violence since a white police officer on August 9 shot dead Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old. Watch: National ... “Molotov cocktails were thrown,” said Ronald Johnson, the African-American state highway patrol captain charged with restoring local order, speaking at a press conference after the violence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1576109/missouri-deploys-national-guard-violence-wracked-ferguson
  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Teenage inmates endure 'culture of violence' at Rikers Island prison

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 09:25pm by MCT

    ... rights investigation has concluded that adolescent male inmates at Rikers Island endured a "culture of violence" in one of New York's most historic and congested detention centres, ... that at the three Rikers Island facilities that housed adolescent males, "a culture of violence endures even while a code of silence prevails". A separate 79-page report said a "pattern ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1567063/teenage-inmates-endure-culture-violence-rikers-island-prison
  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Chicago July 4 gun violence eclipses New York, Detroit combined; 14 dead

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 09:55pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Chicago Long weekend for Chicago police as shootings kill 14 Extra police officers on Chicago's streets were not enough to quell a long weekend of violence that ended with 14 people killed by gunfire and dozens more injured. During a news conference on Monday, hours after two more people had been shot dead, Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said his ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1549869/chicago-july-4-gun-violence-eclipses-new-york-detroit-combined-14-dead
  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Black teen Michael Brown’s shooting by police ‘a tragedy’, Obama says

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 05:22pm by Reuters

    ... and understanding,” Obama said in a statement. Friends and family of 18-year-old Michael Brown held a peaceful church vigil on Tuesday night, after his father pleaded for an end to the violence. Standing ... way,” said Brown Senior, who wore a T-shirt showing his son’s baby picture. “No violence.” Several hundred protesters appeared to heed the calls for non-violence late on Tuesday evening, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1572884/obama-says-missouri-shooting-death-tragic-reflection-needed
  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US Attorney General Holder was to visit Ferguson, Missouri

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 09:09pm by AFP

    ... In a letter published on the St Louis Post-Dispatch website, Holder promised a thorough investigation while calling for an end to the violence in Ferguson. The Justice Department has mounted ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1577795/us-attorney-general-holder-wasto-visit-ferguson-missouri
  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Fury over shooting of black US teen gives way to sense of injustice

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 10:08pm by AFP

    ... in Ferguson have degenerated into violence. Nationally, "although black men made up only 27.8 per cent of all persons arrested from 2003-2009, they made up 31.8 per cent of all persons who died ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1578623/fury-over-shooting-black-us-teen-gives-way-sense-injustice
  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Police come under ‘heavy gunfire’ as racial unrest continues in Ferguson

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 06:04pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Ferguson US Attorney General Eric Holder to visit violence-wracked town of Ferguson as 31 arrested in latest night of racial unrest Police came under “heavy gunfire” and 31 ... heavy gunfire,” in one area, he said, and riot police had confiscated two guns from protesters and what looked like a petrol bomb. Demonstrations, mostly peaceful but with spasms of violence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1576974/us-police-come-under-heavy-gunfire-racial-unrest-continues-missouri
  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Worry over use of military equipment by police in US

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 09:24pm by Reuters

    ... General Eric Holder said it was clear the scenes playing out in the St Louis suburb "cannot continue". And while he condemned acts of violence and looting by some protesters, he said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1574325/worry-over-use-military-equipment-police-us
  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Times Square cartoon characters a headache for New York authorities

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 03:48am by MCT

    ... the violence erupted after a man and a woman had their picture taken with Spider-Man on Broadway near West 42nd Street. As is the norm, the woman gave Spider-Man a tip. Apparently, it was not enough. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1565609/times-square-cartoon-characters-headache-new-york-authorities
  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Chinese student dies after being attacked near University of Southern California campus

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 09:47pm by NYT

    ... to a history of deadly violence on or near the campus. "It's shocking, but at the same time you're almost desensitised because you're like, 'Are you kidding me? It happened ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1559187/chinese-student-dies-after-being-attacked-near-university-southern

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