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To: HAL9000; DTogo

The mayor of the Japanese city of Nagasaki was shot to death in a brazen attack Tuesday by an organized crime chief apparently enraged that the city refused to compensate him after his car was damaged at a public works construction site, police said.

The shooting was rare in a country where handguns are strictly banned ...

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/18151200/


22 posted on 04/17/2007 4:48:36 PM PDT by george76 (Ward Churchill : Fake Indian, Fake Scholarship, and Fake Art)
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Living on a knife edge: A burgeoning culture of knife violence is corroding life in Britain's inner cities.
23 posted on 04/17/2007 4:54:36 PM PDT by DTogo (I haven't left the GOP, the GOP left me.)
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