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  • Texas Gov. Perry Orders State National Guard to Border

    Texas Gov. Perry Orders State National Guard to Border

    Latin America News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    HOUSTON, TEXAS - Texas Governor Rick Perry ordered his state's National Guard commander to send 1,000 soldiers to the Texas border with Mexico to help cope with the recent influx of people from ...

  • Relic of Saint Draws Catholics Worried About Immigration Issue

    Latin America News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    LOS ANGELES - A Roman Catholic saint who is a figure of devotion for those crossing the border into the United States is attracting believers concerned about the plight of undocumented ...

  • Chinese President Pledges Strong Ties with Venezuela

    Chinese President Pledges Strong Ties with Venezuela

    Latin America News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping has told Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro that they would work together to construct a comprehensive alliance between the two countries. The comments came ...

  • Attack on Sandinista Supporters Kills 5 Wounds 24

    Attack on Sandinista Supporters Kills 5 Wounds 24

    Latin America News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Unidentified gunmen staged separate attacks on two buses carrying supporters of Nicaragua's governing party that were returning from a national celebration in western Nicaragua early Sunday, killing ...

  • Ortega Rallies Sandinistas 35 Years After Revolt

    Ortega Rallies Sandinistas 35 Years After Revolt

    Latin America News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    With the red and black flags of the Sandinista National Liberation Front waving in the crowd before him, Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega this weekend celebrated the anniversary of the revolution ...

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  • Scandal-hit Mexico shelter centre of physical abuse

    Latin America News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    More than 150 abuse complaints have been filed against the La Gran Familia shelter in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, where 500 children who lived in squalid conditions were rescued last ...

  • Head of scandal-hit childrens shelter not to face charges

    Latin America News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The founder of the shelter where more than 500 children were found living in squalid conditions was taken from one hospital to another for a heart examination after the Mexican Attorney General's ...

  • Missing Honduran journalist found dead

    Latin America News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A Honduran television journalist who went missing over the weekend has been found dead, Ramon Sabillon, director of Honduras National Police, said. The body of Herlyn Espinal was found Monday near ...

  • Mexican posts murder confession on Facebook held

    Latin America News.Net - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A man was arrested in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon after he confessed to murdering his fiance's mother in a Facebook post, officials said. Roberto Alejandro Santos, 32, was arrested ...

  • CPL Ticket sales money stolen from office

    Latin America News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Close to $200,000 from ticket sales of upcoming matches in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) have been stolen, Police in Trinidad and Tobago have said. The money, for three CPL matches scheduled ...

  • Dalis works to be shown in Cuba for first time

    Latin America News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    A selection of works by Salvador Dali (1904-1989) will be shown in Cuba for the first time in the "Memories of Surrealism" exhibition to open at the National Museum of Fine Arts here July 24. The ...

  • Flu move to third in Brazil Serie A

    Latin America News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Argentine playmaker Dario Conca has been on target as Fluminense overcame Santos 1-0 to move to third in Brazil's Serie A standings. Conca struck just after the hour in Volta Redonda with a ...

  • OBrien star of Red Steel victory over Hawksbills

    Latin America News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Kevin O'Brien narrowly missed out on a century as Red Steel sent Antigua Hawksbills crashing to their fourth straight loss of the Caribbean Premier League, with a nine-wicket defeat here. Opting to ...

  • Former Brazil defender attacked by fan

    Latin America News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Former Brazil defender Andre Santos was assaulted by a fan after his team Flamengo lost 4-0 to Internacional. The 31-year-old left-back was attacked Sunday as he left the Beira-Rio stadium in the ...

  • Unbeaten Tallawahs inflict first defeat on Amazon Warriors

    Latin America News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    Unbeaten Jamaica Tallawahs kept their perfect record intact by handing Guyana Amazon Warriors their first defeat, with a narrow four-run victory in the ninth match of the Caribbean Premier League ...

  • Adam Levine Behati Prinsloo tied the knot in Mexico

    Latin America News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    Singer Adam Levine married his ladylove and model Behati Prinsloo in a ceremony at Flora Farms in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. The couple, who refused to take wedding gifts, will travel to South Africa ...

  • No Dollars no cars . Venezuela’s auto industry in a free fall

    Ya Libnan - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Production at Ford has dropped to a trickle of cars a day, leaving its about 2,500 assembly workers in Venezuela with little to do. Ezequiel Minaya for The Wall Street ...

  • More immigrants deported from New Mexico center

    Washington Times - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    ARTESIA, N.M. - Officials say more Central American immigrants detained briefly in New Mexico have been deported.U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said one plane Friday took the immigrants ...

  • Chinas Xi eyes increased investment in Cuba

    West Australian - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Havana (AFP) - Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Cuba with hopes of expanding political and economic ties in the fellow communist nation. The tour of the Americas' only one-party ...

  • Perry deploys National Guard to Texas-Mexico border to deal with immigration

    Globe and Mail - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    In this June 25 photo, a group of immigrants from Honduras and El Salvador who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border illegally are stopped in Granjeno, Texas. (Eric ...

  • Protesters planned Cup final chaos Brazil police

    Straits Times - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    BRAS?LIA (AFP) - Tightly-organised groups of protesters planned to bring chaos to Rio's streets during the World Cup final with "guerrilla actions" including the use of home-made ...

  • Mexicos Senate OKs Bills Expanding Power of Energy Regulators

    Rigzone - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    MEXICO CITY, July 21 (Reuters) - Mexico's Senate gave general approval on Monday to legislation laying out expanded powers for energy regulators, part of the fine print needed to implement a ...

  • South American Council on Drugs Opened in Venezuela

    Prensa Latina - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Caracas, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR), Ali Rodriguez, today stressed the importance of the 4th Meeting of the South American Council ...

  • Agreements Between China and Venezuela Open New Historical Stage

    Prensa Latina - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Caracas, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Authorities of Venezuela and China today signed 38 new cooperation agreements for the development which open the doors to a new historical stage of exchanges, said ...

  • Vulture Funds Threaten to Seize Argentinas Assets

    Prensa Latina - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Buenos Aires, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The financial group NML Elliot, owned by the tycoon Paul Singer, one of the vulture funds in dispute with Buenos Aires, threatened to seize the deposits of the ...

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