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United States

21 July 2006

News Gleaner (Philadelphia), Editorial

As violence continues to swirl around the globe, it has also settled, none too comfortably, in our own backyard. And the sweltering heat that is now enveloping our region isn't helping. One only needs to look at the newspaper that you are now reading to see the effects of violence. Last week, two people, ages 18 and 21, were brutally gunned down and killed in Bustleton. The same day, two people, ages 19 and 20, were shot and wounded in Frankford. So far, the police... (

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