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Britons use social networking sites to expose rioters

Britons took to social networking sites on Wednesday to expose the rioters who went on the rampage for four nights, posting photos of masked gangs looting and hurling missiles. Much of the violence, which started in London but has since spread to other parts of the country, was captured on…

Britons use social networking to expose rioters

LONDON — Britons took to social networking sites on Wednesday to expose the rioters who went on the rampage for four nights, posting photos of masked gangs looting and hurling missiles. Much of the violence, which started in London but has since spread to other parts of the country, was…

Man dies after being shot during London riots

LONDON — A man who was shot in a car during riots in London died in hospital Tuesday from his injuries, police said, becoming the first fatality from three days of unrest in the capital. The 26-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound to his head late Monday in…

‘London riots facial recognition’ group forms on Google

A new Google Group called “London Riots Facial Recognition” emerged online in the wake of the London riots in an effort to identify the perpetrators. The group’s reported aim is to use tools similar to Facebook’s photo recognition to identify the looters who appear on photos of the riots on…

Watch live coverage of the London riots

Watch this live video coverage from BBC News of the riots in London.…

Fatal shooting sparks London riots

Rioters went on the rampage in north London on Saturday, torching police cars, a bus and a shop amid widespread looting following a protest over the fatal shooting of a man by armed officers. The patrol cars and the double-decker bus were set ablaze as hundreds ran amok outside the…

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