(Reuters) – Police fired tear gas at an angry crowd fighting over food supplies in Sierra Leone on Saturday, while other residents defied a three-day national lockdown that the government hopes will accelerate the end of the Ebola epidemic. 178 more words
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PETERBOROUGH, Ont. – Ontario’s police watchdog is investigating the death of a 58-year-old man after a standoff in a Peterborough parking lot that forced a lockdown at a Walmart on Saturday. 227 more words
GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) — The Naval Submarine Base New London was placed on lockdown for a time Saturday as a suspicious vehicle was investigated.
According to the base’s Facebook page, safety and security teams responded after a report of a suspicious vehicle near the main gate around 11:55 a.m. 37 more words
A three-day lockdown effective Friday 27 March has been imposed on Sierra Leone to contain the spread of the Ebola virus disease.
In a statement, Sierra Leone’s health authorities said there will be a two-hour exemption on Friday to allow Muslims attend prayers and a five-hour window for Christians on Sunday. 84 more words
HARRISBURG, PA (WPMT) Reports of multiple gunshots led to a brief lockdown at the Harrisburg City School District Administration at 1601 State Street. School officials put the building on lockdown as a safety measure. 49 more words