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Woman killed, 5 others shot Thursday in city gun violence
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 08:58:51 +0200
Thursday began and ended with fatal shootings, one of which killed a 27-year-old woman in the Washington Park neighborhood. Other shootings during the 24-hour period wounded five others, including a 17-year-old boy and 63-year-old man who was riding a...
© Sun-Times
2 killed, 4 wounded Thursday in city gun violence
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 08:58:51 +0200
Other shootings during the 24-hour period wounded five others, including a 17-year-old boy on the Far South Side and 63-year-old man.
© Sun-Times
Six market leaders allegedly threaten violence over union election
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:43:54 +0200
Six members of a market union were on Thursday brought before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, over alleged violent threat. The accused, Anthony Animalu, 53; Nathaniel Nwadinkpa, 47; Philip Ezeabasili, 35; James Onwugamba, 55; Obinna Obijiofor,...
© The Punch
Cops link back-to-back Brooklyn shootings; deadly violence was gang-related: sources
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:15:00 +0200
Detectives have linked the back-to-back Brooklyn shootings that left a 15-year-old boy dead and two others wounded – and cops have busted the alleged gunman in the teen’s murder, police sources said Wednesday. Sources said both shootings near the...
© NY Daily News
Train shooting that left MTA employee wounded was sparked by gang violence: cops
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 23:00:00 +0200
Investigators believe that the shooting on a crowded rush-hour No. 3 train that left an off-duty MTA employee wounded was sparked by gang violence, officials said Wednesday. NYPD Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea said that one of the three teens taken into...
© NY Daily News
Emanuel’s 2 percent home-sharing surcharge for domestic violence support gets OK
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 20:30:52 +0200
Emanuel wants an extra 2 percent surcharge. Ald. Roberto Maldonado (26th) raised the possibility of upping that to 3 percent, but backed down for now.
© Sun-Times
Bo-Kaap residents vow to support minor arrested for public violence
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:02:00 +0200
Bo-Kaap residents have vowed to support a 17-year-old who appeared at the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court after he was arrested for public violence.
© Cape Times
Delay in public violence case against Bo-Kaap minor
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 06:15:00 +0200
It was postponed for further investigation after defence requested charge sheet. The minor was part of a group of people protesting gentrification.
© Cape Times
EDITORIAL: Governor, please don’t veto Illinois’ best bet to limit gun violence
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 02:08:46 +0200
Illinois got a little safer this week as Gov. Bruce Rauner signed two bills to reduce gun violence. We’re glad the governor took a stand in favor of commonsense gun-law reform. Unfortunately, the governor said he plans to veto the most significant gun-violence...
© Sun-Times
Police union to grieve mandatory overtime included in plan to curb gun violence
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:08:21 +0200
Extra hours will be assigned to officers for the next eight weeks as part of chief’s gun violence reduction plan.
© The Star
#TotalShutdown mobilises women against gender-based violence
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 15:09:00 +0200
On August 1 women from all sectors of society will join together to shut down the country in protest against gender-based violence.
© Cape Times
NBC saved Ekiti from major violence —Falana
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:46:53 +0200
Tunde Ajaja Lagos-based lawyer and human rights activist, Mr Femi Falana, SAN, said that the state would have been plunged into a deep crisis after the election if the National Broadcasting Commission had not shut the Ekiti State Broadcasting Corporation...
© The Punch

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Gentrification fails to curb Bronzeville violence
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 23:04:00 +0100
Kajaunce Morton placed his regular order for a cheeseburger, collected his change and waited for his food inside a South Side takeout restaurant popular with locals and police.
Horror in France as violence and chaos erupts at cinemas screening Annabelle
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:53:22 +0200
France is facing an outbreak of hooliganism in its cinemas following the release of an American horror film. Annabelle, which...
© The Times
Chicago violence continues to outpace NYC, LA
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:00:00 +0200
With the end of the first half of 2014, Chicago homicides fell a modest 5 percent and shootings rose.
Chicago communities brace for expected violence during July 4 weekend
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:08:00 +0200
Yolanda Stevenson remembers standing in front of her grandmother's Englewood neighborhood home, greeting guests for a small gathering on the Fourth of July last year.
Suicide bomber kills six soldiers in latest Yemen violence
Sun, 11 May 2014 16:18:25 +0200
A suicide car bomber killed 10 Yemeni army officers, one civilian and wounded many others Sunday after targeting a military police building in the southern coastal city of Mukallah, a local security official said. The blast appeared to be a revenge attack...
© Japan Times
Mufti condemns Assam violence
Mon, 05 May 2014 00:26:03 +0200
Strongly condemning the 'massacre of minorities' in Assam through organised violence, opposition Peoples Democratic Party patron and former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Sunday warned that such senseless and targeted carnage...
Internal U.S. documents detail 'alarming questions' about Mexico violence
Wed, 13 May 2015 21:54:00 +0200
The grisly discovery of more bodies and human remains in the hills of Guerrero, Mexico, raises “alarming questions about the widespread nature of cartel violence in the region and the level of government complicity,” a U.S. military report said.
© LA Times
Nightmare of unspeakable violence
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:00:00 +0100
ANDREW Chan’s greatest fear is the unspeakable violence of his impending execution, says chaplain Jeff Hammond.
© The Australian
Four feared dead as Kaduna LG violence continues
Mon, 12 May 2014 20:01:06 +0200
No fewer than four persons were killed and scores of others injured  in a renewed hostility in Kachia Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Monday. The council was thrown into crisis on Sunday, leading to the imposition of a 24-hour curfew on the...
© The Punch
Feds beef up response to gun violence in Chicago
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:40:00 +0200
Two weeks after Chicago's bloody Fourth of July weekend, federal authorities are scheduled to announce Thursday that seven new ATF agents are being deployed to the city to try to help stem the violence.
Village violence leaves five Guineans on Ebola outreach mission missing
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:56:45 +0200
Five people were missing Thursday after locals in Guinea attacked a delegation meant to educate them on Ebola, apparently because they feared the officials wanted to infect them with the deadly disease. The five were seized on Tuesday when a delegation...
© Japan Times
Government is the acceptable face of violence
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 02:01:00 +0200
Nobody seems to agree whether Islamic State is best described as a gang of criminals, a terrorist organisation or a...
© The Times
Sade’s sexual violence explored in Paris exhibit
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 06:52:20 +0200
An unreconstructed libertine who turned debauchery into high art or a vile pornographer who tried to justify rape, murder and pedophilia? From Flaubert to Baudelaire, the influence of the Marquis de Sade on writers is well documented, but a new exhibition...
© Japan Times
Pay post-election violence compensation in Gombe -CAN
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:30:41 +0200
The Chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria, Gombe State, has appealed to the Federal Government to compensate victims of the 2011 post-election violence in the state.   Making the appeal on Monday in Gombe during an Easter prayer session, organized...
© The Punch
John Redmond a ‘man of violence’, says Gerry Adams
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:03:29 +0200
Sinn Féin president accuses IPP leader of sending thousands of Irish men to their deaths
© The Irish Times
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