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POLICEMAN’S DEATH AT STATION – Sunday June 30 2013

– Police are investigating the shooting death of a young officer at a station in Melbourne’s east yesterday. They would not confirm last night if the death was an accident or deliberate self-harm, but would only say it was not … Continue reading

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QUERY OVER BOSTON MARATHON FBI SHOOTING – Saturday June 1 2013

– A man killed by FBI agents while being questioned over the Boston Marathon bombings had knocked an agent to the ground with a table and ran at him with a metal pole before being shot, according to a senior … Continue reading

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FBI AGENT KILLS BOSTON BOMBER’S MATE – Friday May 24 2013

– A friend of Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev reportedly implicated himself and Tsarnaev in a 2011 triple murder just before he was killed by an FBI agent yesterday. Authorities were pressuring Chechen immigrant Ibragim Todashev, 27, to make a … Continue reading

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BOSTON CELEBRATES AS POLICE GRAB SUSPECT – Sunday April 21 2013

– “We got him” – with that, authorities delivered on their promise to bring the suspects of the Boston Marathon bombings, identified as young, radicalised, Chechen Americans, to swift justice. With one brother dead and the other being treated for … Continue reading

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THE BLOODY HUNT FOR BOSTON BOMBERS – Sunday April 21 2013

– As their photographs spread rapidly across the internet, the Tsarnaev brothers decided to make their move. Not waiting for police to find them, they gathered guns and homemade explosives for what became a final, bloody rampage on a community … Continue reading

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THE TERROR IS OVER. AND JUSTICE HAS WON – Sunday April 21 2013

– One of America’s biggest manhunts ended in a suburban backyard early on Saturday when a trail of blood led police to an accused Boston Marathon bomber hiding inside a boat. Exhausted and wounded, 19-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, whose brother was … Continue reading

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STREETS OF FEAR – Saturday April 20 2013

– Boston was in lockdown last night, its people warned not to answer their doors and to stay out of sight, as the hunt for the Marathon bombers reached its height. A police officer was shot dead, another was wounded, … Continue reading

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ONE MARATHON KILLER DEAD AS NET CLOSES ON FUGITIVE BROTHER – Saturday April 20 2013

– The Boston bombing suspects – one of whom was shot dead by police yesterday – are brothers from the Russian Republic of Chechnya, it was reported last night. The survivor, who was still on the run last night, was … Continue reading

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STREET CHAOS AS POLICE CHASE ARMED MEN – Saturday April 20 2013

– Mayhem erupted around Boston on Friday as police pursued suspects armed with automatic weapons and explosives, heightening tensions in a city reeling from this week’s terrorist bombings. Residents described incredible scenes in Watertown. Andrew Kitzenberg, 29, said he looked … Continue reading

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ONE SUSPECT DEAD AS POLICEMAN KILLED IN SHOOTOUT – Saturday April 20 2013

– One of the suspects in Monday’s Boston Marathon bombings was last night dead, with another on the loose in the suburbs after a firefight with police. As chilling new images emerged of the likely perpetrators of the bombing – … Continue reading

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