News headlines for September 22, 2011

Twelve-month prison sentence demanded for man who triggered Remembrance Day stampede

Prosecutors are demanding a 12-month prison sentence for a man who sparked panic by shouting out during the annual Remembrance Day ceremony in 2010.

Cyclists' revolt prompts government to crack down on 'scooter menace'

The sanctity of the bicycle in Holland knows no bounds. From January stricter measures are being introduced to combat the creeping presence of that noisy, malodorous upstart, the scooter.

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