Central America Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Rescuers locate 20 of 24 trapped in Nicaragua mineRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    Margarita Mendez is helped by friends while she waits for news her son Salvador Urbina, one of the miners trapped at El Comal gold and silver mine after a landslide trapped at least 24 miners inside, in Bonanza, Nicaragua, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.

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  2. Rescuers locate 20 of 24 trapped in Nicaragua mineRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Rescuers in Nicaragua raced Friday to reach at least 24 freelance gold miners trapped by a landslide, including 20 who have been located and have communicated with emergency crews.

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  3. Drought leaves up to 2.81 mln hungry in Central America -U.N.Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | AlertNet

    A severe drought has ravaged crops in Central America and as many as 2.81 million people are struggling to feed themselves, the United Nations World Food Programme said on Friday, though the region's coffee crop has been largely unscathed.

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  4. Vatican nuncio criticizes Castro regime in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    The Apostolic Nuncio officiated a Mass in San Pío de Pietrelcina, located in the Italian city of Castro Marina.

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  5. Catholic archbishop in Cuba criticizes governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    In an unusual gesture for a member high in the Catholic Church's hierarchy in Cuba, the apostolic nuncio Bruno Musaro spoke openly about Cuba's "extreme poverty and human and civil degradation."

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  6. Jamaican ends legal challenge to anti-sodomy lawRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    A young Jamaican gay rights activist who brought an unprecedented legal challenge to the Caribbean island's anti-sodomy law has withdrawn the claim after growing fearful about violent backlashes, advocacy groups and colleagues said Friday.

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  7. Former Haitian President Aristide in the spotlight amid criminal probeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    A criminal probe into former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's second presidency is sparking renewed interests in the reclusive leader.

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  8. Nicaraguan workers trapped after goldmine collapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Age

    Near the town of Bonanza: Relatives, friends and fellow miners wait as rescuers try to reach the workers.

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  9. Dream penthouse sells for a bargain priceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A sprawling luxury penthouse on Auckland's waterfront once touted as the country's biggest and most expensive apartment with an asking price of $10 million has been sold for just $900,000.

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  10. Rescuers locate trapped gold miners - but four remain missingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Rescuers wait to go inside a gold mine where miners are trapped after heavy rains caused a landslide in Bonanza town, in northern Nicaragua August 29, 2014.

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  11. Warriors owners at war 'over millions'Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Otago Daily Times

    Warriors owners Eric Watson and Sir Owen Glenn are locked in a new, international legal stoush - with hundreds of millions of dollars in dispute involving the pair's joint-venture investment company.

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  12. Cuban migrants head back to sea after being turned away in CaymansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Sixteen Cuban migrants who sought refuge in Grand Cayman have resumed their voyage in a small, homemade aluminum boat after local officials turned them away, citing a migration agreement with Cuba.

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  13. CVAC Sharks' duo going to world open water championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Brooke Lamoureux and coach Kris Bell of the Comox Valley Aquatic Club Sharks were both selected by Swimming Canada to attend the 2014 FINA World Junior Open Water Championships, to be held Sept.

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  14. Frantic search as Nicaragua mine collapse traps 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Rescue teams in Nicaragua were scrambling frantically on Friday to reach at least 20 workers trapped deep underground for more than 24 hours after a cave-in at an unlicensed gold mine.

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  15. Cave-in traps Nicaragua gold minersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    Rescue workers in Nicaragua are trying to reach at least 24 workers trapped by a cave-in at a gold mine in a remote region in the north of the country.

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  16. Police brutalityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fiji Times

    Naipote Vere, who served in the Fiji Police Force for 33 years, said members of the force should not investigate their own for alleged brutality against suspects.

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  17. UPDATE 2-Rescuers contact 20 miners trapped in Nicaragua gold mineRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Rescue workers have spoken to 20 miners still trapped in a gold mine after a landslide in northern Nicaragua, though seven are still unaccounted for, the government said on Friday.

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  18. Read CommentsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Freeport News

    The chickens have come home to roost. The first female deputy prime minister in the country, and also the first of her sex to act as chief executive, Cynthia "Mother" Pratt, is lamenting the politicizing of crime.

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  19. Burger King main shareholder the big tax winner in Tim Hortons dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    The New York investment firm is not only deferring a capital gains tax hit in the U.S. because of the deal structure, but is also poised to reap a multitude of dividend tax and other benefits by moving Burger King's domicile to Canada, tax experts on both sides of the border said.

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  20. Reginald Cyntje, Elements of LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Reginald Cyntje is a Washington, DC based musician that was born on the small island of Dominica.

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