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A pondful of hungry adult alligators get a chicken lunch at Gator Country in Fannett, Texas, on May 11. Gator Country reopened the first weekend in May after being closed for weeks amid COVID-19 restrictions.

Gator Country alligator preserve reopens amid pandemic (Gallery)

KIM BRENT, The Beaumont Enterprise
June 1, 2020
This photo shows a close up of a Boy Scout uniform badge during a news conference in front of the Boy Scouts of America headquarters in Irving, Texas. Victims of childhood sex abuse suing the Boy Scouts of America in New Jersey, New York, California and a handful of other states that loosened their statutes of limitations in 2019 will effectively face an earlier deadline to press claims because of a date set in federal bankruptcy proceedings.

Boy Scout victims’ choice: Sue rashly, or wait and risk loss

MIKE CATALINI, Associated Press
May 31, 2020

Researchers find ancient fossil in Nevada (Video)

BENJAMIN SPILLMAN, Reno Gazette Journal
May 31, 2020
An albino fawn, who was rescued by a trucker in Woodland, California, is cared for at the Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue Thursday on May 30 in Loomis, California. She will be released back into the wild in the fall, after hunting season.

Rare albino fawn rescued by trucker in California

The Sacramento Bee via AP
June 3, 2019
Roky Erickson performed at the South by Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas on March 17, 2018. Erickson, a pioneer in psychedelic rock, died Friday, May 31, 2019.

Psychedelic rocker Roky Erickson dies at 71

MARK KENNEDY, AP Entertainment Writer
June 1, 2019
Dow Jones News Fund interns and faculty members stand on the pedestrian bridge

Dow Jones internship training concludes; students go off to prestigious job sites

DOW JONES INTERNS, Dow Jones News Fund
May 31, 2018
A marijuana harvester examines buds

Legal marijuana shops in Oregon in danger of losing their business

GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press
May 31, 2018
Neighbors sit on a couch outside their destroyed homes as sun sets in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico.

Puerto Rico worries it’s not ready for a future storm

MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN,  Associated Press
May 31, 2018
Cruz and Trump

President Trump visits families affected by Santa Fe shooting

JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press
May 31, 2018
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