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Department of Homeland Security was ‘unprepared’ for Portland response during summer unrest, watchdog finds

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The Trump administration's Department of Homeland Security surged hundreds of federal agents to Portland, Oregon, last summer with incomplete training and missing equipment, a new watchdog report says. The departmen...

NASA satellite data could detect volcanic unrest years before eruptions

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In a recent study published in the journal Nature Geoscience, researchers from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and the University of Alaska, Fairbanks said that large-scale thermal unrest measured using a stat...

Joe Concha rips media for refusing to call Minnesota unrest ‘rioting’

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BROADCAST NETWORKS AVOID CALLING CHAOS IN MINNESOTA A ‘RIOT,’ OPTING FOR SOFTER TERMS JOE CONCHA: Maybe we have to come to some sort of compromise here, you know maybe we could call them mostly peaceful riots. Would ...

Minnesota protesters make demands during another night of unrest after Daunte Wright shooting

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Police in Brooklyn Center declared an unlawful assembly Tuesday as the curfew went into effect, telling protesters they would be arrested if they remained. Police have not reported how many protesters have been arres...

Inmates stage uprising at St. Louis jail dogged by unrest

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The riot broke out Sunday night around 9 p.m. at the City Justice Center, news outlets reported. Inmates were seen tossing objects out of broken windows and setting a fire. Firefighters used a hose to douse the flame...

Americans bought guns in record numbers in 2020 during a year of unrest — and the surge is continuing

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Gun sales in the United States reached a record level last year, with the biggest increases in background checks for firearms overlapping with months of social and political unrest, according to industry and governm...

The vaccine rollout and civil unrest is keeping the National Guard busy after an ‘unprecedented’ 2020

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The US National Guard was so busy last year with "unprecedented" domestic deployments -- helping with Covid-19, civil unrest and natural disasters -- it referred to 2020 as Year of the Guard. So far, this year is no...

Homeland Security agencies prepare for civil unrest amid heightened tensions nationwide

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Two of the Department of Homeland Security's immigration enforcement agencies are preparing for the possibility of more civil unrest amid a contentious election, according to officials, part of a concerted effort by...

Kyrgyzstan president Jeenbekov resigns after unrest

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Kyrgyz President Sooronbai Jeenbekov resigned on Thursday after days of unrest following a disputed election, saying he wanted to prevent clashes between security forces and protesters who have demanded his removal ...

State of emergency in Kyrgyzstan as troops deployed amid growing unrest

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Bishkek, KyrgyzstanKyrgyz President Sooronbai Jeenbekov declared a state of emergency in the capital Bishkek on Friday and ordered troops to deploy, as supporters of rival political groups took to the streets after d...