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At least 52 dead in Mexico prison riot

At least 52 men died in a northern Mexican prison on Thursday as inmates ignited a fire during a brawl between two rival groups, authorities said. Governor Jaime Rodriguez said the clash

Riot police surround Occupy DC camp

Police in riot gear surrounded an anti-Wall Street protesters’ camp in downtown Washington early Saturday in apparent preparation for a crackdown against the Occupy DC encampment. About 50 riot police officers —

England riot footage shows police shot at

British police released dramatic footage Saturday of rioters shooting at unarmed officers and a police helicopter during an outbreak of violence in Birmingham earlier this month. West Midlands Police said they were

Riot erupts in southwest China town

Thousands of Chinese took to the streets of a southwestern town on Thursday, with some smashing police vehicles in the latest protest by citizens angered by the rough handling of local officials,