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SYRIA DENIES MASSACRE. Nearly 100 Killed, Including Women And Children.
At least 90 people, including at least 32 children under the age of 10, were massacred at a central Syrian village, according to United Nations observers, who are accusing the Syrian government of perpetrating the indiscriminate shelling of civilian neighborhoods.

NEARLY A DOZEN AFGHAN CIVILIANS KILLED. Following NATO Airstrike.
8 family members, including children were reportedly killed last night in Paktia Province. This incident threatens to harm relations between President Hamid Karzai and his Western backers and anger Afghan civilians after years of bloodshed.

TROPICAL STORM BERYL. Developing In Southeast.
Off Georgia Coast and expected to reach land tonight. Track storms: http://www.nws.noaa.gov/os/hurricane/index.shtml - http://hurricane.terrapin.com/ATL-02A/

CITY ISLAND PARADE. Streamed Live on Internet.
Tomorrow's Memorial Day Parade will be streamed live on Internet. More on Sunday New York Post - Bronx Weekly Section Pg 8.

INDIANAPOLIS 500. Preparations Heat Up.
Heat and humidity are just some of the issues surrounding last minute preparations for this years 96th Running of The Indianapolis 500 Mile Automobile Race. Go Indy go !!!