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Old 04-18-2013, 07:36 PM   #241
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Old 04-18-2013, 07:42 PM   #242
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if you watch the video, these guys stand out
they are the only ones not texting while walking
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Old 04-18-2013, 08:08 PM   #243
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Old 04-19-2013, 12:57 AM   #244
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So there was just a shooting at MIT, and now a car chase involving the shooters and maybe grenades. What the fuck.


Link to live scanner http://www.broadcastify.com/listen/feed/6254/web

I really think these are the guys responsible for the bombing.

10:18 PM PDT one suspect down, one in custody but there are reports of explosions near Harvard Square,
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Old 04-19-2013, 01:20 AM   #245
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Fuck this.
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Old 04-19-2013, 01:43 AM   #246
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Shit just got real
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Old 04-19-2013, 01:48 AM   #247
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I've been following this on twitter and apparently CNN has failed again. They would probably be better served by just broadcasting the police scanner.
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Old 04-19-2013, 02:01 AM   #248
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What did they do now?
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Old 04-19-2013, 02:06 AM   #249
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They reported that both suspects were in custody when only one was. Twitter however is great right now.
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Old 04-19-2013, 02:08 AM   #250
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Old 04-19-2013, 02:15 AM   #251
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Twitter however is great right now.
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Old 04-19-2013, 02:18 AM   #252
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http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/20/us...off.html?_r=2&
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Old 04-19-2013, 02:23 AM   #253
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here it that article

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Explosives Detonated in Massachusetts Standoff

Police officers with guns drawn investigated in Watertown, Mass., early Friday morning.
By RAVI SOMAIYA

Published: April 19, 2013Two young men, armed with guns and explosives in what appeared to be backpacks, engaged in a violent standoff with dozens of police on a street in Watertown, Mass., Thursday night, a resident said.

Police officers blocked off the scene of a shooting at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass.
Andrew Kitzenburg, 29, said he looked out of this third floor window to see two young men of slight build in jackets shooting at dozens of police officers from behind a black Mercedes SUV. The officers and the men were 70 yards apart, he said, and engaged in “constant gunfire.”

A police SUV “drove towards the shooters,” he said, and was shot at until it was severely damaged. It rolled out of control, Mr. Kitzenberg said, and crashed into two cars in his driveway.

The two shooters, he said, had a large and unwieldy bomb. “They lit it, still in the middle of the gunfire, and threw it. But it went 20 yards at most.” It exploded, he said, and one of the two men ran towards the gathered police officers. He was tackled, but it was not clear if he was shot, Mr. Kitzenberg said.

The other, he said, got back into the SUV, turned it toward the officers and “put the pedal to the metal.” The car “went right through the cops, broke right through and continued west.”

The two men left “a few backpacks right by the car, and there is a bomb robot out there now.” Police had told residents to stay away from their windows, he said.

The standoff came within hours of an incident at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in which a campus police officer was shot and killed.

The officer, who was not named, responded to a report of a disturbance near Vassar and Main Streets, the Middlesex County District Attorney Michael Pelgro said in a statement early Friday. He was found, the statement said with “multiple gunshot wounds” and taken to Massachusetts General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
we'll see how much of this is correct, in a few hours

I hope the NYT is not as bad as AP
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Fucking hell. What a horrible week.
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