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United States

4 January 2007

Delaware County Daily Times (Pennsylvania), Editorial

The new year has arrived amid the same sounds that we too often heard in the old year. Gunfire. In Philadelphia, which recorded 406 homicides last year, the sounds of "Auld Lang Syne" were still hanging in the mist when bullets cut through the night air. A 20-year-old man was killed in a confrontation with police just 10 minutes after the ball dropped to usher in the new year. Police had responded to the area for — what else? — a report of shots fired. When... (

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