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Wednesday, February 27, 2013

BBC News - Mexico estimates 26,000 missing since 2006

BBC News - Mexico estimates 26,000 missing since 2006
BBC News - Mexico's government has estimated that 26,122 people have gone missing since December 2006, a period dominated by drug-related violence.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Slain officer laid to rest as Los Angeles breathes a 'sigh of relief' - CNN.com

Slain officer laid to rest as Los Angeles breathes a 'sigh of relief' - CNN.com
CNN - Authorities said Wednesday they are reasonably sure that the body found inside the burned cabin near Big Bear Lake, California, is that of Christopher Dorner, the rogue ex-cop who allegedly had been pursuing a vendetta against his fellow officers.

BBC News - EU and US free-trade talks launched

BBC News - EU and US free-trade talks launched
BBC News - The European Union and the US will begin formal talks on a free-trade agreement, paving the way for the biggest trade deal in history.

BBC News - Coronavirus: Signs the new Sars-like virus can spread between people

BBC News - Coronavirus: Signs the new Sars-like virus can spread between people

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

BBC News - Powerful earthquake strikes off Solomon Islands

BBC News - Powerful earthquake strikes off Solomon Islands
BBC News - A powerful magnitude 8.0 earthquake has struck off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific Ocean, generating a "potentially destructive" tsunami.


Sunday, February 3, 2013

Ex-Navy sniper killed at Texas gun range - CNN.com

Ex-Navy sniper killed at Texas gun range - CNN.com
CNN - A former Navy SEAL known for claiming a record number of sniper killings in Iraq was killed Saturday at a gun range. The man charged in his death is a fellow veteran, a military official says.