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National & World Forgotten for decades, fallen NY soldier finally honored Forgotten for decades, fallen NY soldier finally honored
Carroll Heath didn't have it easy growing up in the Great Depression. His father wasn't around, his mother was a patient in a mental hospital and he kept largely to himself. Soon after graduating high school, he enlisted in the Army and wound up in the Philippines, where he's believed to have died sometime in 1942.
National & World Ohio patrolman acquitted in 2 deaths amid 137-shot barrage Ohio patrolman acquitted in 2 deaths amid 137-shot barrage (Photo Gallery) (Video)
A Cleveland patrolman who fired down through the windshield of a suspect's car at the end of a 137-shot barrage that left the two unarmed black occupants dead was acquitted Saturday of criminal charges by a judge who said he could not determine the officer alone fired the fatal shots.
National & World Fierce gun battle kills 43 in west Mexico cartel territory
The latest in a series of clashes between Mexican authorities and a powerful, fast-growing drug cartel turned into the deadliest confrontation in recent memory, with 42 suspected gang gunmen and one Federal Police officer killed during a three-hour firefight at a remote western ranch.