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10 bank robbers shot dead in Brazil

10 bank robbers shot dead in Brazil

At least 10 bank robbers were shot dead Thursday after Brazilian military police busted a gang trying to blow up ATM machines near Sao Paulo, officials said.

Six killed in attack on South Africa police station

Six killed in attack on South Africa police station

Robbers entered the police station in the southern village of Engcobo shortly after midnight, opening fire on the officers and seizing two others, who were later shot and killed, police spokesman Vish Naidoo said.

In movie-style heist, Kenya robbers tunnel into bank opposite police station

In movie-style heist, Kenya robbers tunnel into bank opposite police station

In a heist reminiscent of a Hollywood movie, Kenyan robbers spent months tunnelling into the bowels of a bank located opposite a police station and stole the equivalent of half a million dollars ...

Robbers grab 70kg of gold in dramatic French van heist

Robbers grab 70kg of gold in dramatic French van heist

An armed gang held up a van transporting 70 kilograms (154 pounds) of powdered gold in a dramatic heist near the French city of Lyon on Monday.