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Mexico agrees to investigate mass killing by army

MEXICO CITY -- Shortly after the Mexican army killed 22 people in what it described as a fierce gunbattle with an armed gang, the governor of the state where the incident occurred praised the military for its actions.

The army has courageously ...

Peace deal signed in Yemen; prime minster quits

CAIRO -- A peace agreement signed in Yemen on Sunday offered the hope of a resolution to a spasm of sectarian violence that has killed more than 140 people and reportedly led to the resignation of the country's prime minister.

The impoverished ...