Monday, July 7, 1997

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  • MEXICO ELECTION

    Mexico’s ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (or PRI) suffered heavy defeats in national elections yesterday, the first time ever that the ruling party has allowed opposition parties to win major governmental posts up and down the Central American country.

  • ALABAMA PRINCIPAL

    Remember the Alabama high school principal who touched off a furor when he banned interracial couples from the prom?

  • OKLAHOMA CITY

    Last week in Oklahoma City, a grand jury was convened to investigate allegations that more people were involved in the April 19, 1995, bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal building than just convicted bomber Timothy McVeigh and his alleged co-conspirator Terry Nichols.

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