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2 arrested in UK for hate crime against 'emo'

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LONDON (AP) — British police say they have arrested two people over an assault on an "emo" teenage boy — the first to be recorded in the country as an alternative subculture hate crime. Short for "emotional punk," the term refers to a style of rock music and associated fashion. Greater Manchester Police said they detained a 14-year-old boy and a 44-year-old man after receiving reports that a...

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