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Jerusalem Riot Breaks Out At Holy Site

Jerusalem Riot Breaks Out At Holy Site

By Ellisha Rader Mannering April 17, 2014

Israeli police were called to a holy site known to the Jews as Temple Mount and known to Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary today when a riot broke out. Because the two religious groups both use the site for worship, …

Rioting In Western China Leaves 27 Dead Rioting In Western China Leaves 27 Dead

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Rioting in western China’s Xinjiang province has left at least 27 dead at the hands of “knife-wielding mobs” according to Chinese authorities. The province, which is home to a significant Uyghur minority, and is among the poorest provinces in the …

Paris: Riots Follow Saint-Germain Soccer Victory Paris: Riots Follow Saint-Germain Soccer Victory

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French soccer team Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) locked up its first Ligue 1 title in nearly 20 years this weekend, sending the team to the Champions League group stage and prompting celebration in Paris. Unfortunately, police and soccer fans did not …

Foxconn Riot Ends With Injuries and Arrests Foxconn Riot Ends With Injuries and Arrests

Workers at Foxconn’s Tiayuan plant in Northern China rioted Sunday evening, injuring 40 people and resulting in several arrests. The riot was made up of about 2,000 people and took place outside of the workers’ dormitories. The cause of the …

#LexingtonPoliceScanner Turned City Into ProjectLex #LexingtonPoliceScanner Turned City Into ProjectLex

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Unless you’ve lived in Lexington, KY for an extended period of time then you just can’t understand what UK basketball means to the fans in the state. When you’re born here, most likely you come into the world with UK …

UK President Tells Students "Don't Be Stupid" UK President Tells Students "Don't Be Stupid"

In light of Saturday night’s disorder, the University of Kentucky’s President, Dr. Eli Capilouto, has written an email, asking his student body to behave in a responsible manner if the basketball team beats Kansas later tonight. Considering how UK fans …

Lexington Disorder Makes the National Headlines Lexington Disorder Makes the National Headlines

The Lexington “riots” were the talk of the town–and beyond–this past weekend as Kentucky fans students took the street to, as the lead image indicates, apparently break stuff to show how much they enjoyed beating the Louisville Cardinals. We’ve already …

Kentucky Fans Go Crazy After Beating Louisville Kentucky Fans Go Crazy After Beating Louisville

Here’s a pop quiz for sports fans out there: What do you do after your team beats their rival in an important game? Do you: A. Celebrate with friends B. Sit back and reflect upon the hard-fought win while smiling …

Google Maps API Gets A Home All To Itself Google Maps API Gets A Home All To Itself
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Since 2005, Google Maps API has resided within the general developers corner of Google at code.google.com. Today, via the Lat Long Blog, Google Maps announced that they’ve created a new home for Google Maps API creations that will better showcase …

Are Galaxy Foamposites A Trend Worth Following? Are Galaxy Foamposites A Trend Worth Following?
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What some are calling the “most anticipated Nike releases to date,” the release of Nike’s Galaxy Foamposite shoes did not disappoint, at least on an entertainment front. Yes, it the enjoyment was coupled with a tinge of sadness as you …

BlackBerry Blog Hacked After RIM Cooperates with Authorities BlackBerry Blog Hacked After RIM Cooperates with Authorities
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RIM’s official BlackBerry blog Inside Blackberry is currently down, after being hacked by a group going by the name TeaMp0isoN. The reason? Well, BlackBerry Messenger, was interestingly the communication channel of choice among rioters, apparently, and RIM indicated that it …

Vancouver Riots Make For Compelling Social Media Content Vancouver Riots Make For Compelling Social Media Content
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Normally, wanton destruction in the face of a major championship comes from the winning city. In Vancouver, however, fans were obviously unhappy with the way the Canucks lost Game Seven of the Stanley Cup Finals at the hands of the …

Watch: YouTube Users Capture Lakers Fan Riot Footage
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YouTube’s CitizenTube, the citizen reporting site that will power YouTube’s news feed, has posted some videos of riot footage from after the Lakers won the NBA championship. 

Footage includes fire and explosions. Insanity: