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Mass held for victims of Berkeley balcony tragedy

Jun 18, 2015 - Associated Press Online

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds attended a Mass for victims of a deadly Berkeley balcony collapse, with the Catholic priest calling on people to offer support for the families of the six young people killed and the seven injured.

Father Aidan McAleenan said Wednesday evening at Oakland's Cathedral that family members right now are focused on their loved ones rather than on the cause of the tragedy.

"We may well wonder and want to lash out and talk about the balcony and who built it,...