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Only a few of Guatemala volcano’s dead have been identified

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El Rodeo, Jun 5 (AP) - People of the villages skirting Guatemala's Volcano of Fire began mourning the few dead who could be identified after an eruption killed dozens by engulfing them in floods of searing ash and mud.
Mourners cried over caskets lined up in a row in the main park of San Juan Alotenango on Monday evening before rescuers stopped their work for another night.
There is no electricity in the hardest hit areas of Los Lotes and El Rodeo, so most searching continued only until...
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Japanese royal couple in Hawaii on first official US visit

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Honolulu, Jun 5 (AP) - Prince Akishino, the second son of Japan's Emperor Akihito, and his wife, Princess Kiko, are making their first official visit together to the U.S.
The Japanese royal couple is in Hawaii this week as part of a yearlong celebration of the 150th anniversary of the first...
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At least 46 migrants drown off Tunisia; 9 killed off Turkey

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Madrid, Jun 4 (AP) - A boat carrying migrants toward Europe sank off the coast of Tunisia and at least 46 people drowned, though dozens more could be missing, the North African nation's defense ministry said Sun-day.
The ministry said 68 people were rescued overnight after the boat sank in the...
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Mrs. Trump skipping G7, North Korea summits

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Washington, Jun 4 (AP) - First lady Melania Trump isn't joining her husband at the G7 summit in Quebec this week or planning to accompany him to the expected meeting with North Korea's leader in Singapore the week after, spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham said Sunday.
Mrs. Trump's decision not to go...
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Building collapses in Kenya's capital; police report 3 dead

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Nairobi, June 3 (AP) - Three people have been killed when a building collapsed in Nairobi's low income resi-dential area of Huruma, a police official and witnesses said Sunday.
Pius Masai Mwachi of the National Disaster Management Unit said a rescue operation is going on after a five-story...
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