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Out in the real world news is happening and here are the highlights. More U.S. cop killings, this time in Baton Rouge If Baton Rouge sounds familiar to you thats because the Louisiana town made headlines recently after Alton Sterling, an unarmed black man selling CDs was shot to death by police, leading to a spate of protests. Now, a lone gunman has thrust B.R. back into the spotlight after killing three officers and injuring another three as an act of vengeance for the murder of innocent black civilians. The shooter is dead and these sort of incidents look set to become a regular thing. – New York Times
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Terrorist attacks in the West arent so bad Terrorism is usually framed as a Western problem orchestrated by people that hate our freedom. The reality is, however, that such attacks happen all over the world and Europe and the Americas gets off pretty easy, with 658 deaths spread over 46 attacks compared to 28,031 in 2,063 across the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Who knows, maybe theyre freer than us over there? – Washington Post
Teens shot while playing Pokemon Go In more Pokemon Go related news, two teenagers in Florida were shot in their car while playing the game?after a home owner whose house they were parked in front of grew suspicious that they were thieves.?Some might say that they deserved it for playing such a stupid game, while others, such as myself, will use it as an opportunity to remind everyone that Americas gun laws dont make the nation safer, they make it more trigger happy and lead to incidents such as these. – The Independent