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The Age
The bad news as Turkey cracks down on dissenting mediaPeople run as riot police use tear gas and water cannons to disperse a crowd sh
The bad news as Turkey cracks down on dissenting media
The Age / Posted 44 minutes ago
People run as riot police use tear gas and water cannons to disperse a crowd showing their support for the Zaman newspaper in Istanbul. Photo: AP Sevgi Akarcesme was accustomed to reporting the news of the day, not finding her newspaper itself as... Read more
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46m
Sydney Morning Herald
The bad news as Turkey cracks down on dissenting mediaPeople run as riot police use tear gas and water cannons to disperse a crowd sh
The bad news as Turkey cracks down on dissenting media
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 46 minutes ago
People run as riot police use tear gas and water cannons to disperse a crowd showing their support for the Zaman newspaper in Istanbul. Photo: AP Sevgi Akarcesme was accustomed to reporting the news of the day, not finding her newspaper itself as... Read more
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48m
Canberra Times
The bad news as Turkey cracks down on dissenting mediaToday's Zaman rushed to prepare a special front page, declaring a "shameful day
The bad news as Turkey cracks down on dissenting media
Canberra Times / Posted 48 minutes ago
Today's Zaman rushed to prepare a special front page, declaring a "shameful day for free press in Turkey". People run as riot police use tear gas and water cannons to disperse a crowd showing their support for the Zaman newspaper in Istanbul.... Read more
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1h
The Youngstown Vindicator
SPORTS digestand shoved Lebedev. Musukayev’s supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
SPORTS digest
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted an hour ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev’s supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev’s home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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3h
Daily Chronicle
Protesters on the left sullying the processfor violence rests on the participants. Their actions disgrace American democra
Protesters on the left sullying the process
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
for violence rests on the participants. Their actions disgrace American democracy. There should be no need for riot police at campaign events. The violence must end before it escalates into scenes that are even worse. Lincoln (Neb.)... Read more
4h
KGTV San Diego
Barrio Logan residents complain about 'martial law' during Trump protestcandidate Bryan Pease. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulconer and (
Barrio Logan residents complain about 'martial law' during Trump protest
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 hours ago
candidate Bryan Pease. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulconer and (police) Chief (Shelley) Zimmerman ordered riot police and armored vehicles to descend into Barrio Logan, a historic community with a rich tradition of advocating for... Read more
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5h
KUSI News San Diego
Community leaders say mayor went too far to keep the peace at Trump rallycandidate Bryan Pease. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulconer and (
Community leaders say mayor went too far to keep the peace at Trump rally
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 5 hours ago
candidate Bryan Pease. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulconer and (police) Chief (Shelley) Zimmerman ordered riot police and armored vehicles to descend into Barrio Logan, a historic community with a rich tradition of advocating for... Read more
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7h
WA Today
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patronsindependence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become s
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patrons
WA Today / Posted 7 hours ago
independence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become synonymous with the counterculture. In April, riot police were called in to break up a crowd of aubergine and avocado lovers as several hundred hungry hipsters converged... Read more
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8h
Canberra Times
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patronsindependence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become s
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patrons
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
independence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become synonymous with the counterculture. In April, riot police were called in to break up a crowd of aubergine and avocado lovers as several hundred hungry hipsters converged... Read more
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9h
KPBS San Diego
Barrio Logan Community Leaders Unhappy About Treatment Of Trump Protesterscandidate Bryan Pease. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulconer and (
Barrio Logan Community Leaders Unhappy About Treatment Of Trump Protesters
KPBS San Diego / Posted 9 hours ago
candidate Bryan Pease. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulconer and (police) Chief (Shelley) Zimmerman ordered riot police and armored vehicles to descend into Barrio Logan, a historic community with a rich tradition of advocating for... Read more
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9h
Brisbane Times
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patronsindependence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become s
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patrons
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 hours ago
independence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become synonymous with the counterculture. In April, riot police were called in to break up a crowd of aubergine and avocado lovers as several hundred hungry hipsters converged... Read more
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9h
Sydney Morning Herald
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patronsindependence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become s
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patrons
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
independence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become synonymous with the counterculture. In April, riot police were called in to break up a crowd of aubergine and avocado lovers as several hundred hungry hipsters converged... Read more
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10h
The Age
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patronsindependence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become s
Sausage-wielding 'anti-vegan extremists' attack cafe patrons
The Age / Posted 10 hours ago
independence from Russia in 1991. Throughout Europe, vegan cafes have become synonymous with the counterculture. In April, riot police were called in to break up a crowd of aubergine and avocado lovers as several hundred hungry hipsters converged... Read more
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10h
Salon.com
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev’s supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
Salon.com / Posted 10 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev’s supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev’s home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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13h
Channel 8 San Diego
Barrio Logan: Neighborhood put under 'martial law'American Civil Liberties Union. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulco
Barrio Logan: Neighborhood put under 'martial law'
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 13 hours ago
American Civil Liberties Union. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulconer and Chief (Shelley) Zimmerman ordered riot police and armored vehicles to descend into Barrio Logan, a historic community with a rich tradition of advocating for... Read more
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14h
Calgary Sun
Hooliganism still threat heading into Euro 2016France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fan
Hooliganism still threat heading into Euro 2016
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fans from Dynamo Dresden were held back by riot police to stop them attacking bitter rivals Madgdeberg in a third-division match in April, and mass arrests were made in... Read more
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14h
KGTV San Diego
Barrio Logan residents complain about ‘martial law' during Trump protestAmerican Civil Liberties Union. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulco
Barrio Logan residents complain about ‘martial law' during Trump protest
KGTV San Diego / Posted 14 hours ago
American Civil Liberties Union. "It is reprehensible that Mayor (Kevin) Faulconer and Chief (Shelley) Zimmerman ordered riot police and armored vehicles to descend into Barrio Logan, a historic community with a rich tradition of advocating for... Read more
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15h
Daily Mail
Paris admits it can't stop shanty towns, and will open refugee campbuilt to take in refugees from the notorious Jungle camp in the northern port c
Paris admits it can't stop shanty towns, and will open refugee camp
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
built to take in refugees from the notorious Jungle camp in the northern port city of Calais. Repeat performance: French riot police were forced to evict hundreds of migrants after a shanty camp was built by the Stalingrad metro station for the... Read more
15h
Luton Today
Luton youths involved in carnival day rioting ‘let their town down’during which bottles were thrown and four people were stabbed. Nine have been
Luton youths involved in carnival day rioting ‘let their town down’
Luton Today / Posted 15 hours ago
during which bottles were thrown and four people were stabbed. Nine have been arrested in connection with the riot As riot police with batons stepped in to break up the violence running battles between crowds of people spiralled out of... Read more
15h
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Russia's two-time world champion Lebedev to snub Riogranted the win to the local wrestler, pouring onto the ring and taking part in
Russia's two-time world champion Lebedev to snub Rio
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 hours ago
granted the win to the local wrestler, pouring onto the ring and taking part in a scuffle that had to be broken up by riot police. Dagestan's wrestling federation boycotted the remainder of the championships following the incident. "Even if... Read more
16h
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fan
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 hours ago
France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fans from Dynamo Dresden were held back by riot police to stop them attacking bitter rivals Madgdeberg in a third-division match in April, and mass arrests were made in... Read more
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17h
CBC.ca
Russian wrestler gives up Olympic spot as a 'matter of honour'and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Russian wrestler gives up Olympic spot as a 'matter of honour'
CBC.ca / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
AllAfrica.com
Besigye's Imprisonment Helps More Than Hurts the Oppositionstruggle and as such, the over 2 million who voted for Besigye decide to demons
Besigye's Imprisonment Helps More Than Hurts the Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
struggle and as such, the over 2 million who voted for Besigye decide to demonstrate. This will make it harder for the anti-riot police to deal with such riots. One, there won't be key leaders to arrest or bribe off. Secondly, even if violence was... Read more
17h
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
13 WMAZ Macon
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
KTVN Reno
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fan
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 hours ago
France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fans from Dynamo Dresden were held back by riot police to stop them attacking bitter rivals Madgdeberg in a third-division match in April, and mass arrests were made in... Read more
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17h
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
Salon.com
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fan
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016
Salon.com / Posted 17 hours ago
France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fans from Dynamo Dresden were held back by riot police to stop them attacking bitter rivals Madgdeberg in a third-division match in April, and mass arrests were made in... Read more
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17h
NorthWest Cable News
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
KTHV Little Rock
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
KING5 Seattle
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
KING5 Seattle / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
KGW Channel 8 Portland
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
First Coast News
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
First Coast News / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
KENS 5 San Antonio
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
KTVB Boise
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
KTVB Boise / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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17h
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fan
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 hours ago
France and Romania takes place on June 10. In Germany, too, several hundred fans from Dynamo Dresden were held back by riot police to stop them attacking bitter rivals Madgdeberg in a third-division match in April, and mass arrests were made in... Read more
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17h
5KSDK St. Louis
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 17 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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18h
WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 18 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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18h
KREM.com Spokane
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 18 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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18h
KVUE-TV Austin
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 18 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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18h
WCSH 6 Portland
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 18 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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18h
WXIA-TV Atlanta
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 18 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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18h
San Antonio Express-News
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016with two BBB hooligans lying on the floor, blood pouring from their heads. Unl
Soccer hooliganism still a threat heading into Euro 2016
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 hours ago
with two BBB hooligans lying on the floor, blood pouring from their heads. Unlike other countries like Germany, the French riot police do not initiate dialogue with troublemakers. It is more about repression than defusing a situation, and police... Read more
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18h
WTSP-TV Tampa
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 18 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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18h
11 News Houston
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
11 News Houston / Posted 18 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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18h
WLTX-TV Columbia
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 18 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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18h
WLBZ Bangor
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawland shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring,
Wrestling champion gives up Olympic place after brawl
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 18 hours ago
and shoved Lebedev. Musukayev's supporters and coaches charged into the ring, prompting a scuffle that was broken up by riot police. Wrestlers from Musukayev's home region of Dagestan then boycotted the tournament in protest at the standard of... Read more
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19h
New York Post
Police descend upon Colombia’s ‘Bronx’ in massive drug raidmarket look like a war zone following a police sweep through one of Bogota’s mo
Police descend upon Colombia’s ‘Bronx’ in massive drug raid
New York Post / Posted 19 hours ago
market look like a war zone following a police sweep through one of Bogota’s most dangerous neighborhoods. More than 2,500 riot police officers and heavily armed soldiers participated in a raid that began Saturday in the capital’s “Bronx” area,... Read more
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21h
Orlando Sentinel
Greek authorities begin evacuation of Idomeni refugee camplargest informal refugee camp of Idomeni on Macedonian border, blocking access
Greek authorities begin evacuation of Idomeni refugee camp
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 hours ago
largest informal refugee camp of Idomeni on Macedonian border, blocking access to the area and sending in more than 400 riot police. The government's spokesman for the refugee crisis, Giorgos Kyritsis, said Monday that police would not use... Read more
22h
AllAfrica.com
Federation Cup Crowd Trouble, an Opportunity for Improvementwith hooliganism. Conversely, the consequences include killing of hooligans, p
Federation Cup Crowd Trouble, an Opportunity for Improvement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
with hooliganism. Conversely, the consequences include killing of hooligans, police and bystanders as usually body-armored riot police intervened with tear gas, police dogs, armoured vehicles and water cannons. At Mkwakwani, the focal point of the... Read more
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