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Oregon armed theft suspect, 18, tries to take from taxi driver, shot with have gun, police converse

An Oregon man was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly tried to rob a cab driver at gunpoint before getting shot by his own firearm, investigators said.Josiah Johnson, 18, was picked up by the cab driver in Gresham, Ore., where he was asked to provide his phone as collateral due to the long drive. When they arrived…

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Armed Militia In Kenosha –

Kenosha shootingUPDATE:  Rioter shot.BREAKING: RIOTER HAS BEEN SHOT IN THE HEAD— Drew Hernandez (@livesmattershow) August 26, 2020Unconfirmed Twitter report of 3 shot total.There are unconfirmed reports at this hour of gunshots tonight during the rioting in Kenosha, Wisconsin.As I said yesterday, Wisconsin is an “open carry” state where it is lawful to carry a…

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Heavily armed civilians take to streets…

A group of armed protesters toting AR-15s and other semi-automatic weapons were filmed facing off with an armored police truck in Kenosha before being forced to disperse after officers deployed tear gas grenades.Footage of Monday night’s riots showed several demonstrators cornering a police BearCat vehicle that had been deployed to the streets of the city…

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Armed man takes hostages in French lender

LE HAVRE, France (Reuters) – A gunman who took six people hostage in a bank in northern France on Thursday surrendered to elite police after a six-hour operation to free his captives. Police officers secure the area near the bank where an armed man held hostages, in Le Havre, France, August 6, 2020. REUTERS/Gonzalo FuentesThe…

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Armed supporters of Louie Gohmert accused of assaulting rival campaign’s staffer at pro-police rally

A Democrat running against Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Tex., alleged that one of the Republican’s supporters assaulted his campaign manager amid dueling protests Sunday in Tyler, Texas. A camera crew from local news outlet KETK captured the moment a brawl broke out between members of a protest group who came out in support of demonstrators in Portland…

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Armed Black protesters march through Confederate memorial park in Georgia

A group of predominantly Black armed protesters marched through a Georgia memorial park on the Fourth of July calling for the removal of a carving of Confederate officials.The group, named the Not F—ing Around Coalition (NFAC), marched through Stone Mountain Park Saturday with many protesters holding rifles, including military-style weapons, and some wearing ammunition belts, Reuters reported. The…

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Armed Member of Canada’s Military Crashed Gate at Trudeau’s Home

An armed member of the Canadian military crashed a truck through a gate on the grounds where Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lives in Ottawa on Thursday and was quickly arrested by police, Canada’s Global News reported on Friday. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said the man crashed his truck through a gate protecting the…

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Azerbaijan to buy armed drones from Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey — Azerbaijan is planning to acquire scores of Turkish-made armed drones, the Azeri defense minister has said.“Efforts in this direction [for the purchase of combat drones] are continuing. Now we are having results,” Zakir Hasanov told reporters June 22 in the Turkish capital.Recently, the Azeri parliament approved a bill to receive financial assistance…

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Scientists armed with new tech and cool gadgets face off against wildfires

From infrared cameras that detect fires smouldering deep underground to satellites capable of tracking smoke and ash from high above the stratosphere, scientists are taking the fight against wildfires from the forest floor to the laboratory.A helicopter takes off as part of firefighting efforts in Alberta’s Waterton Lakes National Park in September 2017. (Dan Rafla/Parks Canada)This…

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Hundreds of armed counter-protesters confront Black Lives Matter rally in Ohio

Photograph: Amy Harris/Rex/ShutterstockA small and peaceful demonstration in an Ohio town to support the Black Lives Matter movement at the weekend was overwhelmed when hundreds of counter-protesters – some armed with rifles or baseball bats – harassed the group.Related: Supreme court blocks Trump from cancelling Daca immigration program – follow liveAlicia Gee, a 36-year-old substitute…