Monday, 18 June 2018

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Shooting in central Italy targets foreigners from Africa

MILAN: A man has been detained after at least four people were injured by a shooting from a vehicle in the central Italian town of Macerata on Saturday. Police said a suspect was held two hours after the shooting began at about 11 a.m.local time. Local reports said a second ...

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12-year-old girl in custody after school shooting

LOS ANGELES: A shooting at a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday that left one boy in critical condition, injured four others and had panicked parents in tears was an accident, police said. The shooting was reported just before 9 a.m. and within minutes a 12-year-old girl was taken into ...

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Philippines relieves 11 police officers in mistaken identity shooting

MANILA: Ten Philippine police officers who mistakenly shot at a vehicle and killed two of its passengers late Thursday have been relieved of their duties, the capital’s police chief said as he ordered an investigation into the incident. Metro Manila’s top officer Oscar Albayalde said the vehicle, which was carrying ...

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Man kills seven in Texas shooting before being shot dead by police

TEXAS: At least eight people have died after a shooting at a home in Texas. The shooting occurred around 8pm in Plano, less than 20 miles (32km) northeast of Dallas. Plano police spokesman David Tilley said officers initially responded to a report of shots being fired. When the first officer ...

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Boy, 14, dies after double shooting in east London

LONDON: A schoolboy who was left fighting for his life after a shooting in east London has died. Corey Junior Davis, 14, died in hospital on Tuesday night, a day after he was shot in the head with a shotgun in Forest Gate. He and his friend were attacked in Moore ...

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Germany: 2 killed, 3 injured in nightclub shooting in Konstanz

KONSTANZ: At least two persons were killed and three other injured in a shooting in a German nightclub in Konstanz, police said. The 34-year-old suspect suffered life-threatening injuries in a gunfight with police officers outside the venue, near the Swiss border, reported the Independent. He later died in hospital.   ...

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Man, 35, shot dead in front of his son in supermarket car park

BANGOR: A 35-year-old man was shot dead in front of his young son in a supermarket car park in Bangor, Northern Ireland. The victim was hit several times outside a Sainsbury’s superstore on the outskirts of the Co Down town. Police said it was lucky the youngster was not killed ...

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Shooting in Paris leaves one police officer killed, two injured

PARIS: One police officer was killed and two others wounded on Thursday in a shooting at Paris’ famed Champs Elysees, just days ahead of France’s presidential election, police said. France’s interior ministry said the gunman was killed after opening fire on the officers at around 9:00 pm (1900 GMT) on ...

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Canadian among 5 dead in shooting outside nightclub in Mexico

An injured woman is pictured near the Blue Parrot nightclub in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Ro state, Mexico where five people were killed during a music festival on Jan. 16, 2017. MEXICO: One Canadian was among at least five people killed Monday in a shooting at an electronic music festival ...

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