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3 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

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

Whitehorse Star

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.

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Related Topix: Nicaragua, Central America, World News

KFVS12

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.

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Examiner.com

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)

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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.

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Related Topix: Suicide, Nicaragua, Central America, World News

Mon Apr 21, 2014

State Department

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 .

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Related Topix: Nicaragua, World News, Education Etc., Central America

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Nicaragua Dispatch

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.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Nicaragua, World News, Central America, Earthquake,

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.

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Related Topix: Nicaragua, World News, Central America, Daniel Ortega

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Advocate

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.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Nicaragua Dispatch

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.

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AlertNet

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.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Boston.com

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.

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US News & World Report

Day in Photos: Boston Bombing Anniversary, Wildfires in Chile, Pulitzer Prize Winners and More

Lily Oppelt, 20 months old, places a sticker on first lady Michelle Obama's face as her parents, Amy and Sgt.

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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.

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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.

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Nicaragua Dispatch

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."

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Vancouver Sun

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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