UK-RIOTS

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Nearly 700 Charged

LONDON - Thousands of extra police officers were stationed on Britain's streets, as the country faced its first weekend since riots raged through the country's suburbs and town centres, leaving a scar...
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Cameron Ponders Social Media Ban For Rioters

British Prime Minister David Cameron said the government will look into whether rioters should be banned from using social media like Twitter, Facebook or BlackBerry Messenger to organize violent acts...
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UK Killings: 'Are You Asking For It?'

BIRMINGHAM, England - With police nowhere to be seen, the Muslims of Dudley Road armed themselves with bricks and stones, clubs and cricket bats to fend off carloads of marauding gangs. Their vigilant...
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16,000 Police Officers Swarm London

LONDON - Thousands of extra police officers flooded into London Wednesday in a bid to end Britain's worst rioting in a generation. An eerie calm prevailed in the capital, but unrest spread across Engl...
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Rioting In Liverpool

LONDON - British police say violence and looting has spread to a third city, with authorities handling outbreaks of violence in the northern city of Liverpool. Liverpool's police department said offic...