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Old 10.08.2016, 22:06
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Thanks, anyway it is not uncommon in Rio for bullets from gunfights to fly across roads - walls have been built in some places to minimise this
Obviously not enough.

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http://www.horseandhound.co.uk/rio-2...stables-586850
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Old 11.08.2016, 23:26
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Evanston IL, The town known from movies such as Home Alone, Sixteen Candles. Birth place of the Hammond Organ and site of Northwestern University.

4 people, including 17-year-old girl, wounded in Evanston shooting
http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburb...810-story.html

and South Side Chicago, or as some call it these days Chiraq:

Man dead, 2 others, including young girl, injured in South Side shootings
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/l...811-story.html
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Old 12.08.2016, 18:04
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Chicago
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/l...810-story.html
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Old 12.08.2016, 20:57
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So what! They shoot more people in Chicago in an average week than terrorists shoot in a whole year in W. Europe; according to EFers that is OK because it is just gangs!

Exactly the difference between gangs and terrorists I am not sure!
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Old 14.08.2016, 21:14
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http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-37074912
New York imam and assistant shot dead in Queens
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New York imam and assistant shot dead in Queens
New York mayor: Muslims 'in crosshairs of bigotry'

From another Muslim if the facial composite of the attacker is anything to go by.



https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/...nt-for-suspect
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Old 15.08.2016, 09:06
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Cologne again...

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http://news.sky.com/story/manhunt-af...logne-10537312
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Well this is awkward:

New York Imam shooting: Man charged with murder over slaying of Muslim cleric and assistant

"Crosshairs of bigotry"

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Old 19.09.2016, 17:46
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No love for New York or did this get posted somewhere else?

Bombing in Elizabeth, New York and New Jersey.

http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/19/us...investigation/
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Old 19.09.2016, 17:49
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A knife attack in Minnesota too.

http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/19/us...mall-stabbing/
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Old 19.09.2016, 17:58
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No love for New York or did this get posted somewhere else?

Bombing in Elizabeth, New York and New Jersey.

http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/19/us...investigation/
I've had cnn on in the background. They have been milking it, but there haven't really been any new developments, so they've had to call a long stream of experts to (somehow) keep the story alive. They've even covered the pundits on how this will influence the presidential debates, if "cell" is the correct term for groups of people who carry out such acts.
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Old 19.09.2016, 18:15
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No love for New York or did this get posted somewhere else?

Bombing in Elizabeth, New York and New Jersey.

http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/19/us...investigation/
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I guess that neither was technically a shooting.
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Old 19.09.2016, 18:16
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I guess that neither was technically a shooting.
Tell that to the knife attacker in Minnesota.
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Old 22.09.2016, 21:21
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http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/20/us...lice-shooting/
Charlotte police
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Old 22.09.2016, 21:30
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Yup. The police were looking for a black man and shot one. Not the one they were originally looking for, but that appears to be beside the point.
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Old 22.09.2016, 21:32
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Quite slow off the blocks.

Black LEO shoots alleged armed black man.

And you completely skipped Oklahoma, which appears to be truly riot worthy.
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Old 22.09.2016, 22:47
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Re: A shooting just happened in ( *fill in the blank * )

It's all very sad, but I will admit that the recent New York/New Jersey events really affected me. Friends and colleagues are all OK, but I hang out in those Manhattan areas on a very regular basis due to work and other personal reasons.

I have friends and family in locations that have been hit by terrorist attacks in the past, I have lived in countries that are regularly prone to terrorist attacks and where attacks have occurred while I lived there (as in: same city, I was not personally injured), but I always tried to go about my business and hope for the best, not to go crazy.

For some reason, this time I am really, really affected. So much so that I cancelled all my NY trips for the rest of the year. Stupid I know, statistics and all that...I have no clue what was the trigger this time compared to the past, but I really freaked out.
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Old 23.09.2016, 09:28
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Tulsa police officer charged with manslaughter
http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/22/us...ficer-charged/

Good. No surprise if you watch the video.


Charlotte, on the other hand, is not so clear cut yet.
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Old 26.09.2016, 16:12
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And yet another one.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-37469757
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Old 26.09.2016, 17:40
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A shooting happened in the vicinity of Paris; 2 people injured severly. http://www.20min.ch/panorama/news/st...-sich-13882981
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