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  1. U.S., El Salvador Sign Investment CompactRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Millennium Challenge Corporation signed a $277 million compact with the Government of El Salvador, the second-largest investment in Central America by the U.S. Government agency since its creation 10 years ago. The El Salvador Investment Compact is designed to enhance the country's competitiveness and productivity in international commerce through an integrated set of investments in logistical infrastructure, education and regulatory reform.

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  2. Fitch Affirms Provincial de Reaseguros' IFS at 'B' & National IFS at 'A-(ven)'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... Street New York, NY 10004 or Secondary Analyst: Jazmin Roque, +503 2516-6607 Associate Director San Salvador, El Salvador or Committee Chairperson: Brian Schneider, +1-312-606-2321 Senior Director or Elizabeth Fogerty, +1-212-908-0526 Media ...

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  3. Convicted priest says El Salvador backed gang workMADRID (AP) - Those ...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    Those who love Antonio Rodriguez know him affectionately as "Father Tony," the Roman Catholic priest who spent 15 years working in El Salvador's roughest neighborhoods to get vulnerable young men out of a gang lifestyle that often ends in death.

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    20 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Those who love Antonio Rodriguez know him affectionately as "Father Tony," the Roman Catholic priest who spent 15 years working in El Salvador's roughest neighborhoods to get vulnerable young men out of a gang lifestyle that often ends in death. Others say he got too close to the gangs that plague the Central American nation, helping hardened inmates get special treatment and potentially enabling their prison extortion rackets.

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  5. Saturday marks one year since Jose Figueora took sanctuary in Walnut Grove churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Langley Times

    ... was considered a threat and therefore inadmissible when the FMLN, the political organization he supported in El Salvador is not on any Canadian terrorist list, never has been and is now the current democratically elected government there. Mosley ...

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  6. DHS Changed Regulation That May Have Stopped Machete MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cybercast News Service

    In July of 2011, Cristian Zamora, a 19-year-old illegal alien from El Salvador, was cited for driving without a valid driver's license in Walker County, Texas, by a Texas Department of Public Safety officer. According to the police incident report, Zamora arrived at the scene of a crash that was already under investigation in order to pick up family members, "lied about how he got to [the] scene," and was ultimately found to be driving without a valid license.

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  7. Landon Donovan farewell tour to go through Red BullsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | New York Daily News

    Hours after Derek Jeter hangs up his spikes for good on Sunday in Boston, the Red Bulls will be across the country, smack-dab in the middle of another iconic sports figure's farewell tour. And while coach Mike Petke didn't hesitate to compare Landon Donovan to the retiring Yankee captain this week when it comes to each player's significance to his respective sport, the Red Bulls aren't approaching Sunday night's nationally televised game against the Los Angeles Galaxy as a chance to pay tribute to the best player in U.S. soccer history.

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  8. When they would rather let you die than let you have an abortionRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Los Angeles Times

    Let me amend that: There will obviously never be a world without abortion. Have you ever wondered what a world without legal abortion would look like? If so, look no further than El Salvador, where abortion --all abortion --is not just banned but criminalized.

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  9. El Salvador says nearly 30,000 infected with mosquito-borne chikungunyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Daily Times

    SAN SALVADOR: El Salvador has detected nearly 30,000 cases of the painful mosquito-borne viral disease chikungunya, and has undertaken measures to prevent the disease-carrying mosquitoes breeding, the head of the country's emergency services said on Wednesday. Since June, when the first case was reported, there have been 29,704 people infected by the virus, with 204 of them hospitalized, Jorge Melendez told Reuters.

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  10. Even When Abortion Is Illegal, The Market May Sell Pills For AbortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | WGBH

    In the markets of San Salvador, El Salvador, you can have your palm read, you can buy plumbing tools ... and you can purchase abortion pills. In the central market in San Salvador, you can buy just about anything you want: tomatoes by the wheelbarrow full.

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  11. Protesters Visit Laval Immigration Detention Centre to Commemorate Lindsay StrikesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Link

    ... get treated without health insurance. And now her aunt, who immigrated legally to Canada during the civil war in El Salvador, is demanding custody of Gomez's child. "If I leave my son here, I will lose him completely," he said. Gomez's ...

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  12. Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff US deporting children of parents allowed to stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Boston.com

    Carlos Ramos and Francisca Alvarado, immigrants from El Salvador, have permission to stay in the United States, but immigration officials are trying to deport their son Carlos . LYNN - When powerful earthquakes rocked El Salvador in 2001, the US government told Carlos Ramos it was unsafe to go home.

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  13. Fitch Affirms CABEI's Long-Term IDR at 'A'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Business Wire

    NEW YORK & SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador-- --Fitch Ratings has affirmed Central American Bank for Economic Integration's long-term Issuer Default Rating at 'A' and short-term IDR at 'F1'. The Rating Outlook is Stable.

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  14. El Salvador's ex-president Francisco Flores jailed on corruption chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Raw Story

    ... American country from 1999 to 2004, claims to be a victim of political persecution. He was investigated by El Salvador's Congress as well as the attorney general's office after then president Mauricio Funes said US Treasury Department reports showed ...

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  15. Ex-Salvador leader sent to prison to await...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Jan. 13, 2004 file photo, former President of El Salvador Francisco Flores makes an announcement at the Casa Presidencial in San Salvador, El Salvador. The ex-president, who was under house arrest awaiting his trial, was removed from his home in San Salvador, Friday, Sept.

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  16. Mount Holly man charged with sexual assault is returned to N.J. after fleeing to El SalvadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | NJ.com

    MOUNT HOLLY - A Mount Holly man charged with sexually assaulting a young girl for several years has been returned to New Jersey after fleeing the country to El Salvador, authorities said. Joseph M. Gorski, 35, was charged on July 30 with four counts of first-degree aggravated sexual assault and one count of second-degree endangering the welfare of a child, authorities said.

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  17. Man Accused of Child Sexual Assault Captured in El Salvador, Returned to Burlington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Patch.com

    ... (second degree) and neglect of a child (fourth degree) on July 30. Joseph Gorski was captured in San Miguel, El Salvador by the U.S. Marshals Service New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force on Aug. 25. "I am extremely appreciative of the ...

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  18. Clean Water as An Impediment to Corporate ProfitsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Counterpunch

    An Australian mining company insists its "right" to a guaranteed profit is superior to the right of El Salvador to clean drinking water - and an unappealable World Bank secret tribunal will decide if that is so. Drinking water is the underdog here.

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  19. Dyette, Joseph return to Norceca beach circuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... weeks, with Brazilian coach Joao Carlos Campos." A total of 16 teams will participate with Canada, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Puerto Rico, Mexico, USA and US Virgin Islands playing in both genders. Dominican Republic, Honduras and T&T will ...

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  20. Part of family held at detention center on their way to reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... with her husband and the rest of her children who are currently living in Colorado. Bolanos and her family fled El Salvador from death threats to her eldest son. Pictured in a Aurora, Co., back row, are Jorge Bolanos, son Jorge Bolanos Deras, 16, ...

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