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The police shoot a man in a taxi cab, then tell the world he was a gangster, apparently he was not. So this happened. Three police cars, and a riot van are on fire, and bricks are being thrown at the police.

Nothing on the BBC website, nothing on the sky website, nothing on the ITV website. All news is coming from Twitter.

Welcome to Britain.

The BBC is catching up with the news: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-14434318

Although it is understandable that by the way journalism works they won’t all have someone in all places at all times able to give a(n attempt at) a balanced news story at all times.

That said to observe the spectacle unfold the best place tends to be http://twitter.com/#!/search/tottenham

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