- Irish ExaminerSep 01 05:09 PM
“I was surprised at the ferocity of the attacks. There were no serious offenders in the prison, they were mainly joyriders. It was really sudden, out of the blue. Mob rule just took over.”
- Los Angeles TimesAug 13 11:52 AM
"Watts Riot" is a smoldering work of art, made from materials scavenged from the momentous 1965 uprising in South Los Angeles. Sculptor Noah Purifoy (1917-2004) cobbled together charred fragments of wood, plaster, paint and signage to assemble an exquisite wall relief of murmuring power.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsAug 19 04:35 PM
Investigators are looking into the cause of the latest riot, which occurred on Sunday at California Correctional Center at Susanville in the northern part of the state, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said in a statement. About 45 inmates started fighting in a dining hall, prompting guards to use pepper spray and to fire four warning shots in an attempt to stop the ...
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsSep 02 09:18 AM
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hundreds of migrants resumed protests in front of Budapest's main railway terminus on Wednesday, with riot police lining up on one side of the square. There was no sign of violence but sentiment was palpably tense, with one migrant holding up a sign saying, "We are under siege." Earlier, migrants briefly blocked a main road at the terminus. (Reporting by Krisztina Than ...
- Fox SportsSep 01 08:17 PM
BYU's Davis faces misdemeanor assault, riot charges
- Chicago TribuneAug 19 02:55 PM
Riot Fest organizers released the festival's daily lineup on Wednesday, allowing concertgoers to plan their schedules between the seven stages.
- Chicago TribuneAug 13 11:20 AM
Can't get enough Riot Fest (Sept. 11-13) while at Douglas Park? There will be more after shows than you can shake a hopefully-not-muddy stick at this year, at an assortment of venues. Notable acts include Rancid, The Damned, AlexisOnFire and Alkaline Trio. Here's the complete schedule, doors for...
- NBC NEWSAug 12 03:50 PM
A riot at Folsom State Prison resulted in the death of one inmate and sent five others to the hospital to be treated for stab wounds, prison officials said.
- Malaysian DigestSep 02 07:27 AM
ALOR STAR: Police are looking for five suspects, aged 22 to 28 years, following a riot involving two secret societies in Sungai Petani on Monday and Tuesday.
- Chicago TribuneAug 20 12:42 PM
Riot Fest scored a coup last year with a somewhat unconventional approach to a rock festival by staging a mid-day panel - in the rain, no less - with members of Russian outlaw band Pussy Riot. This year it'll expand the tradition with panels on the West Memphis Three and Chicago punk.