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US Judge Rules: No Searches of Phones, Laptops Without Warrants

BOSTON (AP) — A federal court in Boston has ruled that warrantless U.S. government searches of the phones and laptops of international travelers at...

Bolivia: Morales Flees to Mexico, New Election Called

Evo Morales flees to Mexico BBC- Evo Morales has accepted an offer of political asylum in Mexico a day after resigning as president of Bolivia...

Bolivia: President Resigns After Flawed Election

Protesters chanted "yes we could" and "Bolivia" as they celebrated the resignation  Bolivian President Evo Morales has resigned amid turmoil following his disputed re-election last...

10 More Bodies Found in Mexican Mass Grave, Total 52

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Forensic scientists in the Mexican state of Sonora have recovered 10 bodies from mass graves near a beach town, raising...

American, Delta Extend Flights to St. Kitts

Basseterre, St. Kitts – St. Kitts has announced both American and Delta Air Lines will be extending their existing non-stop Saturday flights to St....

Mexico: Armed Escort for U.S. Family Funerals

Soldiers guard funeral convoy BAVISPE, Mexico (Reuters) - Convoys of vehicles carrying relatives of a group of American women and children slain by unknown gunmen...

Mexico Massacre: Trump Vows Revenge Against Cartels

President Trump said Tuesday the U.S. is ready to "wage war" on the drug cartels and "wipe them off the face of the earth" after...

Chile Pres. Not Resigning as Protests Become More Violent

Clashes erupted between anti-government demonstrators and the riot police during the so-called 'Super Monday' of protests on the streets of Chile's capital city of...

Mexico Horror: 9 US Mothers and Kids Murdered by Drug Gang

Twins Tiana and Titus, six months, died in an SUV with their mother when Mexican cartel gunman opened fire ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT   MEXICO CITY (NY Times) — At...

El Salvador, Venezuela in Tit-for-Tat Diplomat Expulsions

El Salvador President Nayib Bukele Venezuela has expelled El Salvador's diplomats in a tit-for-tat response after El Salvador on Saturday told Venezuelan diplomats to leave....

Jamaican Soccer Player Murdered

Tarania Clarke played for Jamaica against Nottingham Forest Women   BBC- Jamaica women's international Tarania Clarke has died after a stabbing incident in the capital city...

Republic Bank Opens In St. Kitts & Nevis

  Basseterre- Republic Bank (EC) Limited opened the doors of its three-branch network in St. Kitts and Nevis, following the acquisition of the operations of...

Rio: US Immigrant Smuggling Ring Smashed

  RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police have arrested eight suspected members of a criminal syndicate that allegedly coordinated illegal entry into the United...

Voter Influence: Twitter Bans All Political Ads

  New Scientist- Twitter is banning all political advertising from its service, saying social media companies give advertisers an unfair advantage in proliferating highly targeted,...

Nats Beat Astros for Baseball WS Title

  The Washington Nationals are World Series champions for the first time after beating the Houston Astros 6-2 in the decisive seventh game in Texas. It...

Chile Protests: Climate Summit, Trade Forum Cancelled

Sebastián Piñera, centre, said his government needed to concentrate on "re-establishing public order" BBC- Chile has pulled out of hosting two major international summits,...

New Study: Island Nations Could Be Destroyed by Rising Sea Levels

(CNN) Hundreds of millions of people worldwide are at risk of losing their homes as entire cities sink under rising seas over the next...

Guerrillas Kill 5 Indigenous Colombians

Funeral of slain men BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Five members of an indigenous guard in Colombia were killed Tuesday in what authorities are describing as...

US Congress Commemorates Armenian Genocide 100-Years-Ago

Photos of Armenian intellectuals (L-R) Krikor Zohrab, Ruben Sevak, Daniel Varoujan, Komitas and Siamanto, who were among those arrested by Ottoman forces in 1915,...

IMF Regional Economic Outlook: Stunted by Uncertainty

  Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) has slowed from 1.0 percent in 2018 to 0.2 percent in 2019, but a tentative pick-up...

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