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United States

29 May 2009

WBZ-TV News (Boston)

BOSTON — Boston police are getting better prepared to fight terrorists. They're being armed with hundreds of high-powered assault weapons. The rifles will only be used in extraordinary situations, police officials say. A 40 caliber glock is the standard issued gun for Boston police, but officials are looking into adding more firepower for dangerous situations on city streets. They've received 200 high power M-16 assault rifles — guns normally used by the... (

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