• 40 killed in New Zealand mosque shootings; 4 held

    2 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    By MARK BAKER and NICK PERRY
    CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand - Mass shootings at two mosques full of worshippers attending Friday prayers killed 40 people on what the prime minister called “one of New Zealand's darkest days,” as authorities detained four people and defused explosive devices in what appeared to be a carefully planned attack.
    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the events in Christchurch represented “an extraordinary and unprecedented act of violence” and acknowledged many of those affected may be migrants and refugees. In addition to the dead, she said more than 20 people were...
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  • LAPD providing extra patrols around mosques following deadly New Zealand shootings

    2 monthes ago - By ABC

    The Los Angeles Police Department is providing extra patrols around local mosques following two deadly shootings at New Zealand mosques.
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  • New Zealand Prime Minster Jacinda Ardern Says 40 Killed in Christchurch Mosque Shootings

    2 monthes ago - By Time

    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says 40 people have been killed in an attack at mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.
    Four people have been detained, and one is Australian.
    Ardern said more than 20 people were seriously injured during the shootings at two mosques during Friday prayers.
    Thirty fatalities occurred at the Masjid Al Noor mosque in central Christchurch. Seven of the dead were inside the suburban Linwood Masjid Mosque and three died outside the same mosque.
    A man who claimed responsibility for the shootings said in a manifesto that he was a 28-year-old white Australian...
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  • Candace Owens Reportedly ‘Influenced' Alleged New Zealand Mosque Shooter

    2 monthes ago - By News One

    Conservative activist Candace Owens had her name cited by at least one of the alleged gunmen who launched deadly shooting attacks on two mosques in New Zealand on Friday, according to multiple reports circulating on social media.
    MORE: New Zealand Mosque Terrorist Reportedly Was Listening to Civil War Music
    An official death toll had not been released as of early Friday morning U.S. time, but four people were taken into custody for the attacks in the town of Christchurch. One of the alleged suspects left behind what the Associated Press called “a 74-page anti-immigrant manifesto in which...
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  • Four People Are in Custody After Mass Shootings at New Zealand Mosques

    2 monthes ago - By Time

    New Zealand police say they're not aware of other suspects beyond the four who have been arrested after two mosque shootings but they can't be certain.
    Police Commissioner Mike Bush did not elaborate on the suspects who are in custody.
    The shootings occurred at two mosques in the Christchurch area during Friday afternoon prayers.
    A witness described multiple deaths at the Masjid Al Noor mosque in central Christchurch. A witness who heard about five gunshots at the suburban Linwood Masjid Mosque said two wounded people were carried out on stretchers.
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  • 'Panic everywhere!': Bangladesh cricket team thankful to have escaped New Zealand shooting

    2 monthes ago - By The Washington Post

    The team was in Christchurch ahead of a match against host New Zealand and had gone to pray at one of the mosques attacked.
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  • Video Shows New Zealand Mosque Terrorist Listening To Civil War Music Before, During Shooting: Report

    Video Shows New Zealand Mosque Terrorist Listening To Civil War Music Before, During Shooting: Report

    2 monthes ago - By News One

    Video footage purportedly from one of two separate apparent terror attacks on two mosques in New Zealand showed a gunman was listening to “American civil war music” before and during a shooting that left an untold number of people dead on Friday. If the video footage turns out to be authentic, it could provide a clue for the possible motivation behind the deadly attack on Muslims worshipping in peace in Christchurch, a city in the country's South Island.
    “The gunman begins the video by saying ‘let's get this party started' and listens to American civil war music on his way to the...
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  • 'This is one of New Zealand's darkest days': Prime Minister responds to Christchurch mass shooting

    'This is one of New Zealand's darkest days': Prime Minister responds to Christchurch mass shooting

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern expressed her condolences following a shooting that left multiple people dead in central Christchurch on Friday afternoon.
    "It is clear this is one of New Zealand's darkest days," Ardern said in a press conference.
    All mosques in the country were asked to shut their doors until further notice. Police confirmed there were multiple casualties from a shooting at two mosques.
    Read our continuing coverage of the shooting here .
    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern expressed her condolences, following a shooting that left multiple people dead in...
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  • The Latest: New Zealand police warn people to avoid mosques

    2 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand - The Latest on shootings at mosques in New Zealand :
    4:30 p.m.
    Police have warned people to avoid mosques anywhere in New Zealand following two shootings with multiple fatalities at two mosques in Christchurch.
    New Zealand Police Commissioner Mike Bush said anyone thinking of going to a mosque should stay put and close their doors.
    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said at a Friday afternoon news conference that one suspect was in custody but “there could be others involved.”
    A man who lives near the Masjid Al Noor mosque in central Christchurch said many people were...
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  • New Zealand Mass Shooting Updates: Multiple Fatalities at 2 Mosques

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The police said one suspect had been taken into custody, but others could have been involved.
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