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Stories with subject: Massacres
  • El Salvador arrests 4 ex-soldiers in massacre of Jesuits story has photos
    Updated: Feb-06-16 11:26 pm

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Salvadoran police have arrested four former soldiers wanted in Spain for the 1989 murder of six Jesuit priests during the Central American country's brutal civil war, officials said Saturday. Five of the priests were Spanish and their killings sparked international outrage.

  • Judge: Ex-Salvadoran colonel can face charges in Spain 
    Updated: Feb-05-16 3:44 pm

    RALEIGH, North Carolina - A judge cleared the way Friday for a former Salvadoran colonel to face charges in Spain that he helped plan the 1989 slayings of six Jesuit priests during El Salvador's civil war - a notorious crime that prompted international outrage.

  • 26 years later, the scars of a workplace massacre remain story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jan-19-16 3:12 am

    LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Tammy Thomson switched off the lights and crowded the children into the corner of the classroom. She tried not to think of her father, or that morning 26 years ago. She focused instead on her students and the lock-down drill, this testament to a new American reality.