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  • Reputed Gang Leader Gets 60 Years In 2007 Slaying

    Reputed Gang Leader Gets 60 Years In 2007 Slaying
    HARTFORD — Reputed gang leader Donald "Amen" Raynor was sentenced Monday to 60 years in prison for the June 2007 murder of rival gang member Delano Gray. Superior Court Judge Hunchu Kwak called Raynor — a two-time convicted felon with a list...
  • 5 countries where police officers do not carry firearms, and it works well

    5 countries where police officers do not carry firearms, and it works well
    In the United States, it seems obvious that police officers carry guns and are allowed to use them. In other places, however, this would be considered a provocation and a violation of law. In Britain, Ireland, Norway, Iceland and New Zealand, officers...
  • Europe's police reconsidering arms situation, in light of terror attacks

     Europe's police reconsidering arms situation, in light of terror attacks
    One was a young policewoman, unarmed on the outskirts of Paris and felled by an assault rifle. Her partner, also without weapons, could do nothing to stop the gunman. Another was a first responder with a service gun, rushing to the Charlie Hebdo offices...
  • Edinburgh Hit 'The Events' A Highlight Of Arts And Ideas Fest

    Edinburgh Hit 'The Events' A Highlight Of Arts And Ideas Fest
    David Greig remembers walking with his 12-year-old son in the Scottish Highlands in July 2011 when they stopped at a remote town, picked up a newspaper and were stunned at the news: 33-year-old Anders Breivik killed 69 people and wounded 33 others, mostly...
  • Gamer Believed To Be Lanza Played With Guns Like Those Used In Massacre

    Gamer Believed To Be Lanza Played With Guns Like Those Used In Massacre
    The online user who investigators believe was Adam Lanza chose weaponry for a shooting game that mirrored the firearms he used in the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. In his player profile for Combat Arms, a high-tech realistic shooting game,...
  • Mass Murders Captivated Online User Believed To Be Adam Lanza

    Mass Murders Captivated Online User Believed To Be Adam Lanza
    In posts on gun message boards and gaming chat rooms, a user who authorities believe was Newtown gunman Adam Lanza showed a technical prowess about weapons and computers, a "fetish" for a certain bullet and a near-fixation with correcting Wikipedia...
  • What will become of Norway's Picasso murals?

    What will become of Norway's Picasso murals?
    The Norwegian government is mulling over the fate of five Picasso murals that survived a deadly 2011 car bombing. The murals — "The Beach," "The Seagull, "Satyr and Faun" and two versions of "The Fisherman" — were designed by Picasso for...
  • Neo-Nazi metal musician planned 'large' terror attack, officials say

    Neo-Nazi metal musician planned 'large' terror attack, officials say
    French authorities on Tuesday arrested a Norwegian "black metal" musician and neo-Nazi on suspicion of planning  "a large terrorist act." Varg Vikernes is an alleged sympathizer of mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik, according to the Associated Press....
  • Terrorist? Neo-Nazi metal rocker Varg Vikernes arrested as precaution

    Terrorist? Neo-Nazi metal rocker Varg Vikernes arrested as precaution
    More details emerged Wednesday concerning the case of a Norwegian "black metal" musician and neo-Nazi arrested on suspicion of planning a "a large terrorist act." French authorities arrested Varg Vikernes and his wife Tuesday at a home near Salon-la-...
  • Countering violent extremism [Commentary]

    Countering violent extremism [Commentary]
    Earlier this month, 28-year-old Todd Wheeler Jr. of Glen Burnie was arrested on charges of making explosives. Had they detonated, the radius of the blast could have caused extensive damage, deaths and injuries. Also this month, Ellicott City resident...
  • New NATO head selected; former Norway PM boosted his defense budget

    New NATO head selected; former Norway PM boosted his defense budget
    LONDON – NATO named a new leader Friday, tapping a former Norwegian prime minister as it seeks to shore up the alliance amid fears of a new Russian expansionism. Jens Stoltenberg will take the reins from current NATO Secretary General Anders...