Vandalism

FILE - In this July 4, 2016 file photo, a truck loaded with Turkish aid supplies arrives through the Kerem Shalom border crossing with Israel to Rafah, Gaza Strip. Late Friday, a large crowd of Palestinians badly damaged a fuel and gas terminal and a conveyor belt at the Kerem Shalom crossing. Israel closed the crossing and said it would likely take weeks or months to repair the damage. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)
May 13, 2018 - 2:19 pm
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Gaza Strip is rapidly running out of cooking gas and diesel fuel for hospital generators will only last another 7-10 days, officials said Sunday, after Palestinian protesters destroyed the fuel terminal at the territory's only cargo crossing. In Friday night's...
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May 13, 2018 - 11:42 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A leading businessman says blockaded Gaza is rapidly running out of cooking gas after a large crowd destroyed parts of the only cargo crossing through which fuel and gas can enter the territory from Israel. Samir Hamada, head of the association of cooking gas vendors,...
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FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, escort volunteers line up outside the EMW Women's Surgical Center in Louisville, Ky. On July 21, 2017, a federal judge established a buffer zone outside the clinic to keep anti-abortion protesters from assembling in front of the entrance, after at least 10 protesters were arrested for blocking it earlier in the month. (AP Photo/Dylan Lovan)
May 07, 2018 - 7:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — America's abortion clinics experienced a major upsurge in trespassing, obstruction and blockades by anti-abortion activists in 2017, according to an annual survey by an industry group. The National Abortion Federation report chronicled a litany of actions that ranged from...
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Balloons and flags fly over the crowd as people walk on Red Square to mark May Day in Moscow, with St. Basil's Cathedral center in the background, Russia, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. As in Soviet times, people paraded across Red Square, but instead of red flags with the Communist hammer and sickle, they waved the Russian tricolor. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
May 01, 2018 - 11:03 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Workers and activists marked May Day on Tuesday with rallies to demand their government address labor issues. International Workers' Day is a public holiday in many countries, though activities are restricted in some places, sometimes leading to confrontations. A look at some of the...
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April 06, 2018 - 8:04 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a man charged with smashing the windows of a car carrying actress Jaime King's son (all times local): 5 p.m. A homeless man has pleaded not guilty to endangering actress Jaime King's son by smashing the windows of her car. City News Service says Paul Floyd entered...
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April 03, 2018 - 12:53 am
MEXICO, N.Y. (AP) — New York State Police are searching for the person who vandalized several headstones in an Oswego County cemetery. WSTM-TV reports multiple headstones in the historic area of the Mexico Village Cemetery were pushed over and damaged. State police believe the vandalism happened...
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This Thursday, March 1, 2018 shows a vandalized billboard near Interstate 15 in Las Vegas. The advertisement inviting tourists to fire an assault-style rifle, which originally said "Shoot a .50 caliber only $29," was changed to say, "Shoot A School Kid Only $29." (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)
March 01, 2018 - 8:30 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A guerrilla art collective claimed credit Thursday for changing a freeway-side billboard inviting Las Vegas tourists to fire high-powered assault-style rifles to read, "Shoot A School Kid Only $29." The altered advertisement, which had said "Shoot a .50 caliber only $29," was taken...
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This Thursday, March 1, 2018 shows a vandalized billboard near Interstate 15 in Las Vegas. The advertisement inviting tourists to fire an assault-style rifle, which originally said "Shoot a .50 caliber only $29," was changed to say, "Shoot A School Kid Only $29." (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)
March 01, 2018 - 2:59 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A freeway-side billboard for a Las Vegas gun range was vandalized late Wednesday or before dawn Thursday to change an advertisement inviting tourists to fire an assault-style rifle to say, "Shoot A School Kid Only $29." The message, which had said "Shoot a .50 caliber only $29,"...
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January 31, 2018 - 8:20 am
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Vandals have damaged a statue honoring Little League in the Pennsylvania town that hosts the annual Little League's World Series. Williamsport Police say someone bent the bat in the Bases Loaded statue early in the morning on Jan. 21. Surveillance cameras captured images of...
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Pope Francis waves as he arrives to celebrate Mass on Lobito Beach in Iquique, Chile, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
January 18, 2018 - 10:27 am
IQUIQUE, Chile (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to South America (all times local): 10:15 a.m. A small chapel in southern Peru has sustained minor fire damage in what church officials believe is the latest act of vandalism against religious buildings during Pope Francis' trip to the region...
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