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FBI seeks victims of suspected international child predator with ties to SC
The FBI asked for the public's help Tuesday to identify at least 90 potential victims of a suspected child predator who worked at 10 American and other international schools abroad for more than four decades before committing suicide last month in Minnesota.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Olympian lends hand to Nicaraguan school project
The 24-year-old recently spent a week in Nicaragua, helping to build a school in the impoverished community of Jardines de Apoyo.
FBI investigates suspected serial child molester
A St. Louis man who avoided prison because of a clerical error and led a law-abiding life for more than a decade before he was locked up last year is asking a Missouri judge to set him free.
Golden retriever in Youngstown killed by arrow from crossbow
The attack on Cookie is just one of seven that has occurred in recent weeks in an upscale neighborhood of Managua, Nicaragua The attack on Cookie is just one of seven that has occurred in recent weeks in an upscale neighborhood of Managua, Nicaragua A Golden Retriever named Teddie was shot and killed with a crossbow in an attack in Youngstown, Ohio ... (more)
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Seeking Info: We need your help to identify victims of suspected...
The FBI is asking for the public's help to identify victims of a suspected serial child predator who taught in private American schools overseas in nine different countries beginning in 1972 and whose young victims - believed to be boys between the ages of 12 and 14 - may be unaware of what happened to them.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Mars Virtual Field Trip
The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs is launching a new type of exchange with a virtual field trip to Mars .
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Experts downplay volcanic threat, warn of more quakes
Nicaraguan authorities say "there's no scientific evidence" of a pending eruption of Momotombo and Apoyeque volcanos despite recent earthquake activity along nearby fault lines.
The Daily Beast
Nicaragua Waits for - The Big One'By Monica Seoane
The ground shakes, volcanoes rumble, and the Sandinista political machine does all it can to convince people 'The Big One' is coming.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Community column for April 18, 2014
Members of the Baton Rouge Woodworkers Club donated 14 night stands to the IRIS Domestic Violence Center of Baton Rouge on March 1. Katherine Bonds, residential assistant at the IRIS Center, accepted the donations during the Woodworkers Club meeting at the Red Stick Woodworks in Prairieville.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Nicaraguan scientists eye dropping lake levels
Nicaraguan first lady and amateur volcanologist Rosario Murillo says scientists are investigating citizen claims that the water level of Lake Managua is dropping and the temperature is rising - a strange phenomenon that some are blaming on recent seismic activity.
ACT Alliance Alert: Earthquakes in Nicaragua
Alert Nicaragua Earthquakes in Nicaragua Geneva, 16 April 2014 1. Brief description of the emergency and impact From 10 April 2014, a series of earthquakes, 3 of them with magnitudes from 6.2 to 6.6, have hit Nicaragua, the last one was felt on 14 April in the morning.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Lynnfield native is found dead in Nicaragua
Karen Colclough spent a great deal of her life dedicated to helping others. A native of Lynnfield who had been living in Wyoming for the past decade, Colclough was assisting her church group and an international group helping families in Nicaragua when she was found dead on Monday.
Wall Street Journal
Photos of the Day: April 14
In pictures picked Monday by Wall Street Journal editors, a child looks on at a New York police officer's funeral, children sleep on a mattress outdoors in Nicaragua and Spain celebrates Holy Week.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Norwalk Citizen News
String of earthquakes puts Nicaraguans on edge
Children lie on mattresses on sidewalks outside stores near their homes after several earthquakes in Managua, Nicaragua, just after sunrise Monday, April 14, 2014.
US Embassy 'frightened' for safety of missing woman
The U.S. Embassy in Nicaragua says it's being kept "up to date" on the disappearance of U.S. citizen Karen Colclough , 37, and is "frightened for her safety."
String of earthquakes keeping Nicaraguans on edge, sleeping on streets
Thousands of Nicaraguans woke up in the streets Monday after a sleepless night rocked by two strong earthquakes, part of a string of tremors that have kept the Central American country on edge since late last week.
Inside Costa Rica
Third strong earthquake hits Nicaragua, levels more homes
April 14th, 2014 A third powerful earthquake struck Nicaragua Sunday night, collapsing more homes in the country which has been battered by a string of earthquakes which began late last week.
The Washington Post
New quakes cause panic, no deaths in Nicaragua
The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude 5.1 quake occurred just before midnight Sunday, with an epicenter on the outskirts of Managua.
Caribbean News Now!
Tourism facilities and flights operating normally after earthquake in Nicaragua
MANAGUA, Nicaragua -- Tourist attractions and accommodations, as well as commercial flights, in Nicaragua continue to be in operation after a 6.2 magnitude earthquake that struck near the capital city of Managua at 5:30 pm on Thursday, causing minor damage.