trouble

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trouble

a. political unrest or public disturbances
b. the Troubles political violence in Ireland during the 1920s or in Northern Ireland since the late 1960s
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References in classic literature ?
He wasn't looking for trouble. First the cat jumped him.
Not that he went out of his way looking for trouble. Far from it.
Korak, the killer, was looking for trouble. In his heart of hearts he hoped to meet the king ape who had driven him from the amphitheater.