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Mass Grave Found Under Parisian Supermarket

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.03.2015 | Science

Archaeologists have made a strange and rather gruesome discovery under a supermarket in central Paris: an ancient mass grave containing the skeletal r...

Mass Grave Found Near Where Students Disappeared In Mexico

AP | JOSE ANTONIO RIVERA | Posted 12.04.2014 | World

IGUALA, Mexico (AP) — A clandestine grave site with multiple burial pits was found outside this city where violence last weekend resulted in six dea...

Bosnia Floods Unearth Grim Wartime Mass Grave

Reuters | Posted 08.03.2014 | World

DOBOJ, Bosnia, June 3 (Reuters) - Floods in Bosnia last month have unearthed a secret mass grave containing corpses with hands tied behind their bac...

Who Will Get Sold Out at Syria Peace Talks?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 03.22.2014 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

All individual leaders -- and, for that matter, ideologies -- are expendable. No global or regional power or current leader should be allowed to claim as their own a shared future that first belongs to all Syria's citizens. That would be a sell-out!

Vietnam Finds Mass Grave Of Communist Soldiers

AP | Posted 09.25.2012 | World

HANOI, Vietnam -- Farmers have found a grave containing the remains of at least 20 communist soldiers killed during the Vietnam War. Military officer...

Possible Mass Graves In Ivory Coast

AP | By LAURA BURKE | Posted 03.14.2012 | World

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast -- Investigators with the International Criminal Court may have found mass graves in a western Ivory Coast town, a court official...

Mysterious Mexican Mass Grave Was Ancient Cemetery

AP | Posted 05.12.2012 | World

SAN CRISTOBAL, Mexico (AP) — A representative of Mexico's main anthropology agency says the remains of 167 people found in a cave in the country's s...

Cops Find 5 Bodies In Rural Area Near Mexico City

AP | Posted 10.28.2011 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY -- A phone call to a relative of a missing person led police to excavate a corn field in a farming town not far from the capital, and disc...

Will Texas Psychic Meet Balloon Boy Fate?

Turnstyle | Posted 08.10.2011 | Media

Originally published on, a digital information service surfacing emerging stories in news, entertainment, art and culture; powered ...

Cook County Sheriff Calls Mass Baby Burials 'Disturbing'

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

While it certainly doesn't sound legal to have 26 babies buried together in a wooden box along with unidentified limbs and bones, the practice is actu...

Dozens Of Bodies Found In Mass Grave In Mexico

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TAXCO, Mexico — At least 55 bodies have been recovered from an abandoned silver mine that became a dumping ground for apparent victims of Mexico...

Mass Graves and Alleged Extrajudicial Executions in the Macarena, Colombia

Kelly Nicholls | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Kelly Nicholls

On July 22 around 800 people came to the Macarena to tell an international delegation from the U.S. and Europe of the abuses they have suffered, many allegedly at the hands of the armed forces.

Mass Grave Of Kosovo Victims Found In Serbia

AP | JOVANA GEC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BELGRADE, Serbia — Acting on tips from witnesses, Serbian war crimes prosecutors have discovered a mass grave believed to contain the bodies of ...

U.S. and Colombia Cover Up Atrocities Through Mass Graves

Dan Kovalik | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dan Kovalik

The largest mass grave unearthed in Colombia was discovered by accident last year. The grave was discovered when children drank from a nearby stream and started to become seriously ill.

Iraq Mass Grave: New Find Dates To Saddam Era

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Iraq's Human Rights Ministry says a Saddam Hussein-era mass grave dating to his 1991 suppression of a Shiite revolt has been unearthed...

Haiti's Future: A Requiem for the Dying

Gina Athena Ulysse | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gina Athena Ulysse

We are bearing witness to human rights violations in the name of expediency. This need not be the case. Haiti, once more, is being called upon to lead changes in the world.

Vietnam: Mass Grave Of Communist Soldiers Found

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HANOI, Vietnam — A mass grave containing the remains of 35 communist commandos killed during the Vietnam War was found in southern Vietnam, a mi...

Bangladesh Mutiny: Troops Find Mass Graves, Raising Death Toll To Over 50

AP | JULHAS ALAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Firefighters searching the headquarters compound of Bangladesh's border guards on Friday uncovered the grisly results of the...

"Eleven O'clock Meeting"

Earl Pomerantz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Earl Pomerantz

I visited the Nightline production offices and sat in on the "Eleven O'clock Meeting," a daily routine, during which staff gather to decide which topic Nightline will focus on that night.