May 22nd, 2010
08:12 AM ET

1 killed in W. Va. pipe bomb explosion

One person died when a pipe bomb exploded outside a nightclub in West Virginia early Saturday morning, state police told CNN.

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May 14th, 2010
03:07 PM ET

Police: 6 killed in shooting outside Juarez kindergarten

The driver of the van lost control and ended up crashing the vehicle into the kindergarten building.

Six people were shot and killed Friday morning outside a kindergarten in the Valley of Juarez in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, the municipal police department told CNN Friday.

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May 8th, 2010
10:48 PM ET

Officials: Gunmen kill 1, kidnap 4 at Mexico wedding

Gunmen stormed into a church in the middle of a wedding ceremony in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, on Friday, kidnapping the groom and three others, and killing one before fleeing, state prosecutors told CNN Saturday.

"It's unclear if this was gang or drug related," Chihuahua State Attorney
General's Office spokesman Carlos Gonzalez said, adding the incident is still
under investigation. 

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May 8th, 2010
05:57 PM ET

Five headless bodies found near Acapulco

Police in Mexico's Guerrero state are investigating the killings of five men found decapitated near the resort town of Acapulco, authorities said Saturday.
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March 29th, 2010
01:26 PM ET

Arrest made in case of American deaths in Juarez

The Mexican military has arrested a suspect in the killings this month of three people with ties to the U.S. Consulate in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, a federal spokesman said Monday.

"The only thing that I can say is we can confirm someone was arrested," spokesman Enrique Torres said. "The attorney general will give more details soon."

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March 10th, 2010
10:25 PM ET

Juarez police: Mayor gets death threat

A decapitated pig's head wrapped in a blanket and accompanied by a death threat directed at the mayor of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, was found in a suburb of Juarez early Wednesday, a municipal police spokesman said.

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