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Mikhail Kalashnikov Mourned the Deaths Caused by His Invention Mikhail Kalashnikov Mourned the Deaths Caused by His Invention
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The deceased Russian designer of the Ak-47 may have just felt guilty months before his death in December. According to a heartfelt letter to Russia’s Orthodox Patriarch in April 2013, Mikhail Kalashnikov pondered on the notion that he may be …

Legendary AK-47 Creator Dies Monday Legendary AK-47 Creator Dies Monday

Lt. Gen. Mikhail T. Kalashnikov passed away this Monday. General Kalashnikov was the creator of the AK-47, the first in a series of rifles and machine guns. His tremendous influence on the weapons reflected in modern wars, resulting in the …

Tupelo Shooting:  Officer Killed During Bank Robbery Tupelo Shooting: Officer Killed During Bank Robbery
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On Monday, the day before Christmas Eve, Police Sergeant Gale Stauffer was shot and killed by an assault rifle, and another officer was seriously wounded. It happened when officers interrupted a robbery at BanCorp South’s Gloster Creek Village branch as …

Mikhail Kalashnikov, Pioneer of AK-47 Dies at 94 Mikhail Kalashnikov, Pioneer of AK-47 Dies at 94

Russian gun designer Mikhail Kalashnikov died on Monday 23 at the age of 94. He was well known for his creation of the AK-47, which became one of the most abundant machine guns that has ever been used in combat …

Teen With Pellet Gun Shot By Police 7 Times Teen With Pellet Gun Shot By Police 7 Times
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A 13-year-old boy was shot and killed by police on Tuesday afternoon after they spotted him carrying a pellet gun that looked like an AK-47 rifle. The two deputies didn’t realize the gun was fake and shot the teen seven …