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London underground stations reopen after Oxford Circus incident

LONDON: Armed police rushed to London's busy Oxford Street shopping district on Friday after reports of shots fired sparked fears of a terror incident, but authorities said it was a false alarm. There was panic around Oxford Circus and in its underground station shortly after 4:30 pm (1630 GMT), as police said they were responding "as if the incident is terrorist-related". Crowds ran from the scene, many rushing into already packed shops for safety, reflecting the nervousness in a country that has seen five terror…