Tag Archives: Terrorism

MSG & Barclays Center to get permanent NYPD officers with high-power rifles

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In the wake of increased terror attacks at large public venues, NYPD officers with high-power rifles will now permanently be assigned to NYC arenas Madison Square Garden and Barclays Center. The same is planned for Yankee Stadium, Citi Field and MCU Park this summer.

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Over 50 killed & 400 injured at Las Vegas country music festival shooting

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

At least 50 were killed and 200 were injured at a shooting at country music fest Route 91 Harvest Music Festival at the Mandalay Bay Resort on the Las Vegas Strip last night (10/1). It is the most deadly mass shooting in US history.

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Ariana Grande Brings Message of Defiance to Concert for Manchester Victims

Source: New York Times » Music

The event was Ms. Grande’s first appearance since a suicide bombing at her May 22 concert at the Manchester Arena killed 22 people.

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Manchester suicide bombing death toll rises to 22, many reported missing, Ariana Grande speaks

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Victims names are beginning to be released, a 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the bombing, ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack, and more updates.

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Review: ‘Eagles of Death Metal’ Revisits the Paris Terror Attack

Source: New York Times » Music

Colin Hanks’s documentary follows the band that was playing at the Bataclan in Paris when terrorists struck in 2015.

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Nice concerts cancelled after tragedy: Massive Attack, Robert Plant, Rihanna, all of Jazz Fest & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Nice Jazz Festival, due to open Saturday, is cancelled after a truck plowed into a crowd on Bastille Day, We feel sick over it, and our thoughts are with France.

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Giving Voice to France’s Poorest Youth, With Rhymes and Beats

Source: New York Times » Music

After the Paris terrorist attacks, hip-hop artists are clashing perhaps more than ever with the country’s expanding and vituperative far right.

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Eagles of Death Metal Return to Bataclan for First Time Since Paris Attacks

Source: New York Times » Music

Members of the American band laid flowers and read tributes at the concert hall they were playing at when gunmen killed 89 people on Nov. 13.

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Rapper, Shaped by Tumultuous German Youth, Is Designated a Global Terrorist

Source: New York Times » Music

Denis Cuspert, a former German gang member and gangsta rapper, is now a “specially designated global terrorist” sought worldwide for his alleged promotion of the Islamic State militant group.

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Ben Aoun Journal: Tunisian B-Boys’ Biggest Battle: Keeping Youths From Extremism

Source: New York Times » Music

In a small town, where some say many young people are drifting into drugs or even militancy, break dancing and a youth center offer alternatives.

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