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President Barack Obama heralded the first U.S. Memorial Day in 14 years without a major ground war in an annual ceremony of remembrance on May 25 for fallen American forces
MEXICO CITY – Agence France-Presse
A tornado ripped into a town in northern Mexico on May 25, killing at least 13 people and flattening hundreds of homes in a deadly six-second blast of carnage, officials said.
BOGOTA - Agence France-Presse
A Colombian air strike killed 18 FARC guerrillas May 21, the deadliest attack since President Juan Manuel Santos lifted a suspension of air strikes against the group last month, an official said.
MORELIA, Mexico- Agence France-Presse
Families of 42 criminal suspects killed in a gunfight with federal forces in western Mexico angrily waited outside a morgue May 24 for their bodies and answers from the authorities.
LOS ANGELES - Agence France-Presse
The governor of California declared an emergency as crews scrambled to contain an oil slick and clean up popular beaches after a pipeline rupture dumped thousands of gallons of oil into the ocean.
CLEVELAND - Agence France-Presse
A white Cleveland police officer who climbed onto the hood of a car and fired dozens of rounds at an unarmed black couple in 2012 was acquitted of voluntary manslaughter May 23
TORONTO - The Associated Press
Police arrested 10 youths at Montreal's Trudeau International Airport last weekend after suspecting them of wanting to go to Iraq and Syria
SANTA BARBARA - Reuters
The U.S. Coast Guard captain overseeing cleanup of oil spilled from a pipeline rupture that closed two California state beaches and fouled offshore waters near Santa Barbara said May 21 that it may take months to restore the area to its natural condition
WASHINGTON – Agence France-Presse
Some 170 rival motorcycle gang members have been charged with engaging in organized crime linked to capital murder after a mass brawl at a Texas restaurant left nine people dead, police said on May 18
WASHINGTON - Agence France-Presse
A grand jury indicted six Baltimore police officers May 21 over the death of African-American Freddie Gray in their custody last month, a state attorney said.
The U.S. State Department has proposed a mid-January deadline to finish its review and release 55,000 pages of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's work emails she sent through a private server and has since turned over to the department
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