A brawl is a physical fight involving a group of people, often characterized by loud and chaotic behavior.


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Most of us will be hard pressed to think of any conflict which was resolved by the assumption that a club of decent kids can somehow intermediate in a schoolyard brawl between big tough ones. The naivety of the suggestion recalls a joke about a stranded economist trying to get off a desert island: just assume a life raft.

Logo 2023-02-09 The Economist

A brawl between troops from the two sides in December -- what the Indian government characterized as a "physical scuffle" -- was "part of the steady drumbeat of China building its military presence, asserting its control over disputed areas, and probing Indian defenses," Tarapore said.

Logo 2023-02-17 CNN News

But the latest charged language reflects Trump’s determination to double down on those attacks as he returns to his time-tested playbook of brawling with prosecutors, especially when faced with legal trouble that he knows he cannot avoid, people close to him said.

Logo 2023-04-02 The Guardian

Here are some alternative European cities for a buzzing night out without the brawls .

Logo 2023-04-04 EURO News

But beneath the ugly media brawl , the unceremonious purging of Mr. Corbyn was a substantive victory for Mr. Starmer, strengthening his already firm grip over the party. Three years after taking over, he has quietly but efficiently marginalized Labour’s once ascendant left-wing, enforced strict discipline over his top political team and grabbed control of the party machinery, including its selection of Labour candidates for Parliament.

Logo 2023-04-07 The New York Times

From the time he began his second round on Friday, Rahm never had the lead until Koepka began to lose his swing and his putting touch. It took Rahm 42 holes before he got his name in front again, and then he seized control with more miscues from Koepka and the brawler mentality to do whatever is needed to win the fight.

Logo 2023-04-10 Associated Press

The case is nearing a close as a new problem may be on the horizon for the Proud Boys, a neofacist group known for brawling and street fights with left-wing activists and disrupting storytelling sessions by drag performers and other LGBTQ events around the country.

Logo 2023-04-10 Associated Press

It also shows how important the megastate of Florida will be in 2024. Once a general election battleground, Florida has drifted out of reach for Democrats. But with Florida’s governor and arguably its most famous resident, Mr. Trump of Palm Beach, battling for endorsements, donors and voters, the Republican primary will be a local brawl , assuming Mr. DeSantis jumps in.

Logo 2023-04-13 The New York Times

Eight, or perhaps nine, people talking at once is a brawl , not a debate. In such a situation, Miss Manners would be looking for an exit from the room, not just the topic.

Logo 2023-04-13 The Washington Post

“If you just look at pure numbers you can argue statistically but that doesn’t speak to how people are feeling and what people are experiencing on the streets on a daily basis,” said Ahsha Safaí, a city supervisor who represents the Excelsior and Oceanview neighborhoods. Residents are anxious and frustrated, he said, pointing to the recent attack on a former fire commissioner, youth brawls in a shopping mall and frequent break-ins at cannabis dispensaries.

Logo 2023-04-14 The Guardian

A federal court challenge from TikTok is expected well before then, likely teeing up a legal brawl that supporters of the law in Montana say could eventually wind up in front of the U.S. Supreme Court.

Logo 2023-04-14 NPR

“They are very different from the coppery brushtails,” Browne says. “They stay away from the house. There’s no rampaging across the roof, no brawling on the back deck.

Logo 2023-04-16 The Guardian

In Mesquite, roughly 20 miles east of downtown Dallas, Martinez was grateful her daughter was not drawn into a brawl despite taunting by some classmates.

Logo 2023-04-16 MSNBC News

And, of course, we all recall the Oprah interview and its aftermath, not to mention the Netflix documentary and its claims that Harry and William brawled (and are now on non-speaking terms), the Prince Andrew problem and all the rest of it.

Logo 2023-04-18 The Independent

The counts correspond to NBC Dallas-Fort Worth reporting, including cellphone video that captured some of the fighting, which found four students paired off to brawl in two bouts at Kimbrough Middle School on Wednesday.

Logo 2023-04-18 MSNBC News

Apple’s innovative Macintosh reveal opened the gateway to an era of blockbuster Super Bowl advertising. And in some ways, this corporate advertising brawl has become every bit as cutthroat as the football championship game itself.

The EU’s brawl over whether to pay for border fencing has spilled into the European Parliament.

Logo 2023-04-19 Politico

I was always told, ‘Why you? Why would you be the person to tell this story? If it’s about disability, you can do it.’” I tell her about Dan Hodges, the journalist who lost the sight in one eye when he tried to stop a brawl in a bar in the 90s. He kept getting bumped off debate programmes, and a TV producer friend told him it was because of his “irrelevant left eye”.

Logo 2023-04-19 The Guardian

“He is defunding everything we need to keep us safe,” said Council Member Alexa Avilés, who has defined his administration’s priorities largely through a public safety lens. The caucus lost more than a dozen of its members earlier this year amid an internal brawl over whether to defund the NYPD.

Logo 2023-04-19 Politico

A spate of physical conflicts has been reported to Bectu, the Broadcasting, Entertainment, Communications and Theatre Union. Brawls are breaking out between audience members. Drunken playgoers have been seen urinating in stairwells.

Logo 2023-04-19 The Spectator

“Folks, regretfully, last week was my last show on Fox News on the Fox News Channel,” Bongino said on his podcast Thursday. “It’s tough. It’s tough to say that. You know, I’ve been there doing hits and working there for ten years…so the show ending was tough. And I want you to know it’s not some big conspiracy. I promise you. There’s no acrimony. This wasn’t some WWE brawl that happened. We just couldn’t come to terms on an extension.”

Logo 2023-04-20 The Independent

Unlike in Republican presidential primaries past, just two candidates — Pence, the former Catholic turned evangelical, and Scott, who speaks of finding a “God Solution” to the country’s racial divide — stand alone in making explicit appeals to Evangelical voters. Trump and DeSantis, meanwhile, are relying solely on their reputations as brute-force brawlers in the culture wars.

Logo 2023-04-21 Politico

Vermont State Police announced Friday five adults are receiving citations related to their involvement in a brawl that broke out at a middle school basketball game, leading to the death of a 60-year-old man.

Logo 2023-04-23 CNN News

The back-and-forth between Carlson and Stewart made headlines in what The Post and other outlets described as “a brawl .” Three months later, there was a larger fallout: CNN canceled “Crossfire” and cut ties with Carlson in January 2005. Jonathan Klein, then the president of CNN, cited Stewart’s appearance on “Crossfire” as part of why Carlson was dismissed, telling the New York Times, “I agree wholeheartedly with Jon Stewart’s overall premise.”

Logo 2023-04-25 The Washington Post

Another time, a teenager near the market was stabbed in the neck during a brawl .

Logo 2023-04-26 The New York Times

Officers detained Medvedev outside a pub in the Norwegian capital following a February bar brawl .

Logo 2023-04-27 Al Jazeera

It is the first such encounter on Indian soil between the two defense chiefs since deadly clashes along their disputed border in Aksai Chin-Ladakh in 2020. Tensions between the two countries have been simmering ever since, and escalated in December when a brawl between troops from both sides in the Tawang Sector of India’s northeastern territory of Arunachal Pradesh resulted in minor injuries.

Logo 2023-04-27 CNN News

The American presenter was famous for his raucous talk show, The Jerry Springer Show, which featured a three-ring circus of dysfunctional families willing to bare all on weekday afternoons including brawls , obscenities, bleep-filled arguments and blurred images of nudity. At its peak, it was a ratings powerhouse and a US cultural pariah, synonymous with lurid drama.

Logo 2023-04-27 EURO News

Guests often broke into chair-wielding brawls or fretted while Springer read paternity test results on air.

Logo 2023-04-27 The Guardian

When others went low, he went lower. Jerry Springer never met a trashy setup he couldn’t milk for TV, in a genre he didn’t invent but certainly perfected. His was a kind of daytime reality/talk show, starring rabble and featuring the promise of mild violence. Wp Get the full experience. Choose your plan ArrowRight Cheating spouse reveals. Baby daddy reveals. Teenage stripper reveals. Racists, badasses and brawlers . Springer, who died Thursday at 79, mined the depths and put what he dredged up on his show.

Logo 2023-04-27 The Washington Post

Jerry Springer, the onetime US mayor and news anchor whose namesake TV show featured a three-ring circus of dysfunctional families willing to bare all on weekday afternoons including brawls , obscenities and blurred images of nudity, died Thursday at 79.

Logo 2023-04-27 Al Jazeera

When a brawl would break out on-air, Mr. Springer usually looked shocked, chiding his subjects for fighting as bouncers stepped into the fray and the studio audience erupted in boos or cheers, responding to the mayhem as if it were a professional wrestling match.

Logo 2023-04-27 The Washington Post

Over the past decade, an ideological brawl dubbed the “climate wars” has dominated Australian politics, repeatedly undermining attempts to reduce carbon emissions.

Logo 2023-04-28 Al Jazeera

Not just the ringmaster, Springer also tried to play the empathetic therapist, like Oprah Winfrey, but in a bar brawl . “The truth is, in most cases, we get treated the way we permit ourselves to be treated,” he told us, and each show ended with Jerry advising us to “take care of yourselves, and each other”.

Logo 2023-04-28 The Guardian

‘The Jerry Springer Show’ debuted in 1991 and was on the air for 27 years, titillating viewers with raunchy topics – from a man who married a horse to a transgender woman who claimed to have cut off her own legs with a saw – and a raucous studio audience featuring breast-baring women and occasional brawls with controversial guests.

Logo 2023-04-29 RT News