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Guatemala Breaks Diplomatics Relations With Venezuela

Alejandro Giammattei waves to the crowd accompanied by his daughter Ana Marcela after he was sworn-in as president of Guatemala at the National Theater...

11 Attackers Killed by Mexican Troops Near US Border

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Mexican soldiers killed 11 attackers near the Mexico-Texas border Thursday, Tamaulipas state authorities said. Around 2:30 p.m. soldiers on patrol...

Prime Minister Meets with U.S. Delegation

St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, met and held discussions with several high-level officials from the United States Department...

Mexico to Stop Central American Immigrants Reaching US

Mexico says it will not grant transit visas or free passage for hundreds of migrants who have left Honduras in an attempt to reach...

US To Expand Asylum Seeker Deportation Program

Asylum seekers planning route to US border MEXICO CITY (AP) — The United States began sending Honduran and Salvadoran asylum seekers to Guatemala in November...

AP Report: Making Sense of Venezuela’s Govt. Chaos

  CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — With two men claiming the presidency for nearly a year, Venezuela’s political landscape has been messy for a while now....

Giant Galapagos Tortoise Saves His Species from Extinction

BBC- A giant tortoise whose legendary libido has been credited with saving his species from extinction is to return to the wild on the...

Permanent Representative to the OAS Seeks to Enhance Visitor Experience at...

Dr. Everson Hull, St. Kitts and Nevis’ Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the Organisation of American States in Washington, D.C., said he is working...

IMF Says No Recession in Sight

ne takeaway from the IMF's World Bank's annual report is that everyone is growing and there is no recession in sight for at least...

Brazil Supreme Ct. Says OK to Gay Jesus Film

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The president of Brazil’s Supreme Court issued an order that allows streaming service Netflix to continue exhibiting a satirical...

World Bank: Oil to Boost Caribbean Economy as Debts Mount

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2020 — Global economic growth is forecast to edge up to 2.5% in 2020 as investment and trade gradually recover from last year’s...

Ugly Betty Creator Silvio Horta Dies at 45

Silvio Horta (L),  America Ferrera   The Cuban American creator of the hit US TV sitcom Ugly Betty, Silvio Horta, has died aged 45, his representative...

Mexico: More than 40 Suspects in Murder of 9 Americans

Adrian LeBaron, who lost relatives and friends in a Nov. 4, 2019 ambush in northern Mexico, talks with reporters. Prosecutors said Tuesday more than...

US Underestimated Importance of Russia, Cuba to Maduro

Nicolas Maduro (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. has underestimated Russia and Cuba’s ability to prop up the Venezuelan regime, envoy Elliott Abrams told reporters, acknowledging frustration...

Venezuela: Guaido Blocked from Presiding Over Congress

National Assembly President Juan Guaido swears himself in as President of the National Assembly with opposition lawmaker votes at the newspaper El Nacional's headquarters...

American Family Returning from Mexico Attacked, Teen Killed

Mexican border crossing at El Paso, Texas   CIUDAD VICTORIA, Tamaulipas (AP) — An American family returning to the U.S. after a holiday visit to Mexico...

PM Makes Statement on Deadly Military Helicopter Crash in Taiwan

Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris extended heartfelt condolences on behalf of himself and the government and people of St. Kitts and Nevis...

Heightened US Security after Mexican Border Gun Battles, 6 Dead

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — The U.S. consulate in Nuevo Laredo said Thursday that U.S. government personnel remained under “enhanced restrictions on their movements,”...

Bolivia Expelling Diplomats in Morales Coup Fallout

Interim President Jeanine Áñez at a press conference on Monday   Bolivia has announced it is expelling Mexico's ambassador and two Spanish diplomats, following a...

UK PM Johnson Flew Economy Class for Caribbean Holiday

Economy Seats: PM Boris Johnson at the window seat with his partner Carrie Symonds snuggling next to him   The UK Prime Minister has saved British...

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