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Man admits to selling gun used in Munich mall shooting

Munich - A 32-year-old man on Monday confessed to selling the gun and bullets used by a teenager to kill nine people in a shooting spree at a Munich mall last year.The suspect, Philip K.

Semi-automatic rifles a common denominator in U.S. mass shootings

Washington - The mass shootings that regularly stun America often share an important feature: the gunmen used military-style assault rifles designed to kill many people in a very short time.

Gibraltarian & 2 others detained in Marbella for illegal weapons

Marbella - Spain's National Police have this past week detained a Gibraltarian and two other men for the illegal possession of over 11 firearms, along with a large cache of ammunition.

The Pirate Bay to continue offering 3D-printed gun blueprints

The US Statement Department asked the designer of the Liberator 3D-printed firearm to take down the blueprints from the Internet. However, popular file-sharing website The Pirate Bay is, well, sticking to its guns by keeping the torrent available.

Connecticut's Senate approves new restrictions on weapons

Newtown - Late Wednesday night, Connecticut's Senate approved restrictions on weapons in response to the December massacre of 20 first-graders and six educators gunned down by Adam Lanza at Newtown's Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Man carrying a grenade enters Detroit police station

Detroit - A man walked into a police station on Friday carrying a grenade in a flower pot. The man claims he found the grenade under his mother's porch. Police decided to evacuate the entire Eastern District as a precaution.

Video: U.S. Navy's new super-weapon, the electromagnetic railgun

Dahlgren - The U.S. Navy announced on Tuesday that it is testing a prototype of an "electromagnetic railgun" that it hopes when fully developed will be capable of firing 40-pound projectiles at speeds of 4,500 mph to 5,600 mph, seven times the speed of sound.

Video: U.S. Navy's new super-weapon, the electromagnetic railgun

Dahlgren - The U.S. Navy announced on Tuesday that it is testing a prototype of an "electromagnetic railgun" that it hopes when fully developed will be capable of firing 40-pound projectiles at speeds of 4,500 mph to 5,600 mph, seven times the speed of sound.

TopFinds: The danger of cleavage, U.S. testing hypersonic weapon

Women dressing sexily may be alienating themselves from female social circles. The U.S. unveils its Advanced Hypersonic Weapon over the Pacific. How did activists save a horse from the slaughterhouse? These are the top stories on DigitalJournal.com

Stuxnet-like viruses to be released more broadly in 2011

Known to successfully slow down the Iranian nuclear program, the Stuxnet cyber worm is now expected to spawn variations that are predicted to disrupt non-traditional IT targets, from power grids to electronic voting stations.

Man arrested for two counts of attempted murder in Toronto

Toronto - Earlier this month a weekend stroll turned into a double shooting with two victims running for their lives on the streets of Toronto.

'Pain beam' device soon to be used on inmates in LA County jail

Castaic - Guards at the Los Angeles County jail complex in Castaic, California will be using a new nonlethal but painfully hot weapon to control the inmates.

Snake is weapon of choice in two-man brawl

A four-foot python was the final arbiter in a fight between two guests at a Rock Hill, South Carolina, motel when one man allegedly hit the other in the face with the snake’s head, police said.

World's hottest chili becomes weapon for Indian military

The small bhut jolokia chili, named the world's hottest chili by Guinness World Records in 2007, will now be used by the Indian military as a weapon against terrorists and insurgents.

Pipe Bomb Found on California College Campus

Los Angeles - A live pipe bomb was turned over to the Pierce College campus police today by a man who claimed that he found the device next to the campus pond.

U.S. Accounted for Two-Thirds of Foreign Weapon Sales

Despite the economic recession being experienced worldwide, U.S. weapon sales jumped nearly 50 percent in 2008, from $25.4 billion the year before to last year's $37.8 billion.

High-tech soldiers needed in China

China decided to raise and train non-commissioned officers (NCO) who are able to operate the increasingly sophisticated weapons.

China initiates dropped military talk with US

The China-US military talk, which was dropped due to the US$6.5 billion arms deal between the US and Taiwan last December, was resumed on Wednesday thanks to the Chinese government's initiative.

Nurse Indicted For Using Bleach as Deadly Weapon

Most of us think of bleach as a whitener used for the laundry or to sterilize the bathroom, but a nurse was indicted for using it as a deadly weapon and killing five people and injuring five others.

U.S. Army: ‘Iran has no enriched uranium’

New information with regards to Iran's putative nuclear ambitions has emerged from statements by two high ranking officials.

Students increasingly carrying weapons to schools in Turkey

The trend of carrying weapon of some kind is on the rise among Turkey high school students, according to a survey conducted by a Turkish parliamentary research commission.

Iran Tests 'New Weapon' and Claims Can Close Straights of Hormuz

Iran claims to have tested a new weapon that has never been seen by the world before and will give it the appropriate amount of technology to easily close the Straights of Hormuz.

New Weapon Against Terror: LED Incapacitator Flashlight

United States Homeland Security has paid a technology group almost $1 million to develop a next generation weapon, an LED Incapacitator (LEDI) for police and officials to use against rioting crowds or protesters.

Woman convicted of using baby as weapon during fight

A Pennsylvania jury convicted a mother of using her 4 week old baby as a weapon in a fight with her boyfriend. The baby has a fractured skull because of the incident. She will serve a five year prison term.

19th-century Weapon Found inside a 50 ton whale

A 50-ton bowhead whale that was caught off the Alaskan coast last month had a weapon fragment embedded in its neck that showed it survived a similar hunt more than a century ago.

New Robo-Weapon: Paralyzing Floodlight

The 7.5 million candlepower strobe floodlight system can cause temporary paralysis in it's targets.

China's Recent Space-Weapons Test Increases debris,danger to Astronauts

Experts say that a ring of debris is forming in the orbit of earth because of the recent weapons test by the Chinese government. This ring could prove to dangerous to the astronauts at the space station.

Shouldn't we secure our Nuclear Weapons data?

Los Alamos, the nation's premiere nuclear weapons center, have suffered one too many security breaches. Congress is cracking down....

Revelation of use of banned weapon by Israel

ISRAEL admitted that it has used banned phosphorus bomb in the recently concluded war against Hezbools

America's New Global Strike Weapon

This is the X-51 Hypersonic Cruise Missile. It's mission: To attack anywhere in the world in less than 60 minutes.
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A trigger of a gun
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This camera is identical to the one carried by one of two reuters journalist killed by the US military in Iraq. Wikileaks believes this is what the military saw in the hands of photographer not a weapon.
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File photo: A hand grenade
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A samurai sword purchased in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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