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Man (20s) charged over firearm seizure in Blanchardstown
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Man (20s) charged over firearm seizure in Blanchardstown

Jul 2nd 2019, 11:46 AM 13,093 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared before Blanchardstown District Court this morning.

The weapon allegedly used in deadly Florida shooting is known as 'America's rifle'
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# AR-15

The weapon allegedly used in deadly Florida shooting is known as 'America's rifle'

Feb 15th 2018, 4:02 PM 33,959 Views 78 Comments

The AR-15 is a ‘modern sporting rifle’ and versions of it are legal in all 50 states.

Video footage suggests Russia may be arming the Taliban
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Video footage suggests Russia may be arming the Taliban

Jul 25th 2017, 8:11 AM 18,200 Views 68 Comments

The footage obtained by CNN shows Taliban fighters brandishing weapons they claim were supplied by Russian government sources.

The US could unleash micro-drones that move in swarms
# Unleash The Beasts
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# Unleash The Beasts

The US could unleash micro-drones that move in swarms

Jan 15th 2017, 7:45 AM 15,182 Views 35 Comments

A recent test included 103 micro-drones being used in California.

Two dead and five injured after gunman opens fire in Israel
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# Tel Aviv

Two dead and five injured after gunman opens fire in Israel

Jan 1st 2016, 3:10 PM 13,213 Views 137 Comments

Police units are searching Tel Aviv for the suspect.

Gardaí continue hunt for man who hijacked car with two children inside
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# Witness Appeal

Gardaí continue hunt for man who hijacked car with two children inside

May 17th 2014, 1:08 PM 13,522 Views 29 Comments

The children’s mother was forced to drive to their home, get bank cards, and take money out at an ATM.

Man arrested in Donegal after recovery of rifle
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# Guns

Man arrested in Donegal after recovery of rifle

Feb 17th 2014, 10:04 PM 13,299 Views 23 Comments

The rifle was discovered as part of an ongoing garda investigation during the search of a house in Ballyshannon this evening.

Youths charged after threatening staff with knife and crowbar in robbery
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# Armagh

Youths charged after threatening staff with knife and crowbar in robbery

Oct 12th 2013, 1:24 PM 4,244 Views 0 Comments

The robbery took place yesterday evening and the teens were arrested a short time afterwards.

Derry: Two arrested over reports of attempted hijacking
# Northern Ireland
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# Northern Ireland

Derry: Two arrested over reports of attempted hijacking

Feb 23rd 2013, 2:06 PM 3,199 Views 0 Comments

Police also recovered a small crossbow following a search of a house in the Carnhill area.

Police in Armagh issue warning after children found playing with stun gun
# Stun Gun
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# Stun Gun

Police in Armagh issue warning after children found playing with stun gun

Feb 16th 2013, 2:51 PM 8,218 Views 22 Comments

The PSNI has urged parents to make they children aware of the dangers of unknown objects.

“Yer man is such a dose” – classic Irish terms of abuse
# Geebag
# Geebag

“Yer man is such a dose” – classic Irish terms of abuse

Dec 9th 2012, 1:00 PM 42,477 Views 126 Comments

Wagon, geebag, strap… they’re all here.

Police shoot dead a man near Times Square in NYC
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# Shooting

Police shoot dead a man near Times Square in NYC

Aug 12th 2012, 1:32 PM 15,289 Views 68 Comments

Police say the man lunged at them with a knife.

Man orders flat-screen TV online... gets semi-automatic rifle instead
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# Oops

Man orders flat-screen TV online... gets semi-automatic rifle instead

Aug 9th 2012, 1:24 PM 8,014 Views 28 Comments

US police are investigating circumstances of shipment error.

Families of Colorado shooting victims plan their goodbyes
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# Colorado

Families of Colorado shooting victims plan their goodbyes

Jul 24th 2012, 10:42 AM 6,422 Views 28 Comments

Meanwhile, a Maine man has admitted to police that he brought a gun with him to a screening of the new Batman movie.

WWI-era grenade discovered in Leitrim garden
# Explosives
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# Explosives

WWI-era grenade discovered in Leitrim garden

Mar 15th 2012, 9:43 AM 2,480 Views 4 Comments

The grenade had to be destroyed in a controlled explosion.

Video: Watch the US Military's 'heat beam' weapon in action
# Active Denial System
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# Active Denial System

Video: Watch the US Military's 'heat beam' weapon in action

Mar 13th 2012, 9:34 AM 4,641 Views 29 Comments

The ‘active denial system’ directs an electromagnetic beam which feels like a sudden wave of heat.

Watch: Japanese scientists unveil 'speech jamming' gun
# Shut Up
# Shut Up

Watch: Japanese scientists unveil 'speech jamming' gun

Mar 3rd 2012, 4:24 PM 7,075 Views 18 Comments

This new weapon claims to render people unable to speak, harmlessly. See it in action here…

Hysteria at department store over man armed with .... an umbrella
Live Apr 20th 2011, 1:31 PM

Hysteria at department store over man armed with .... an umbrella

(Not so) sharp-shooters: sports stars in gun trouble
# Shoot-out
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# Shoot-out

(Not so) sharp-shooters: sports stars in gun trouble

Mar 1st 2011, 3:49 PM 486 Views 0 Comments

As Ashley Cole prepares for his first Premier League appearance since details of his shooting incident emerged, we pick out seven other sports stars whose weaponry has landed them in hot water.