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Gunmen killed outside US exhibition on Islam's prophet

Two suspected gunmen shot dead outside an exhibition of cartoons depicting the Prophet Muhammad in US state of Texas.

Garland, Texas

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Calm descends on #Baltimore as mayor lifts curfew

Curfew lifted, National Guard troops withdrawn after protests over death of black man in police custody subside.

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Costa Rica issues alert over ammonium nitrate spill

People warned against swimming in beaches and fishing after 180 tonnes of toxic cargo spills from sunken boat off coast.

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Army helicopter fired upon amid Mexican drug crackdown

Three soldiers onboard aircraft killed as operation targeting drug cartel sees violence across Jalisco state.

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#Baltimore set for 'victory rally' as officers charged

Thousands expected to attend march, celebrating charges against six police officers over custodial death of a black man.

obama

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#Baltimore celebrates charges in death of Freddie Gray

Residents welcome US prosecutor's decision to charge police officer with murder and five others with lesser crimes.

Obama

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R&B and Soul singer Ben E King dies aged 76

The US singer, best known for songs such as 'Stand By Me', 'Spanish Harlem' and 'Save the Last Dance for Me' has died.

Ben E King

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Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts for a third time

Thousands evacuated from areas close to volcano, which sent a new cloud of ash and gas up to 4km into the sky.

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#Baltimore policeman charged with murder of Freddie Gray

Police officer charged with second-degree murder of Gray, with five others to face other charges, state's attorney says.

Baltimore policeman

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#Baltimore police hand prosecutors Freddie Gray file

Department hands over findings of internal probe into death of black man who suffered spinal injuries while in custody.

Police Commissioner Anthony Batts

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