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  1. Side story of slain Salvadoran archbishop: A family dividedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Maria Luisa de Martinez poses for photos at her home in San Salvador, El Salvador, Thursday, May 21, 2015. De Martinez is the sister of Roberto d'Aubuisson, the man widely believed to have ordered the Roman Catholic Archbishop Oscar Romero's 1980 assassination.

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  2. How murdered maid spent 13 years sending money home to her children ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... DAYS after wandering from family campsite How murdered maid spent 13 years sending money home to her children in El Salvador to pay for their education - and was excitedly planning to rejoin them this year She moved to D.C., from El Salvador in 2002 ...

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  3. Mosenor Romero Beatification Live-Streamed For Hundreds Of Followers At Local Catholic SchoolRead the original story

    Tuesday | PRLog US Entertainment

    PRLog - May 20, 2015 - LOS ANGELES -- - More than four hundred devotees of MonseA or Oscar Arnulfo Romero - the Archbishop of San Salvador, El Salvador, who was assassinated during the country's bloodiest civil conflict - will see his beatification by the Roman Catholic Church in El Salvador during a live stream and community event on Saturday, May 23, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Saint Thomas the Apostle Elementary School . The event, co-sponsored by ClA nica MonseA or Oscar A. Romero , celebrating the archbishop's martyrdom, will include an afternoon festivity or "tardeada" from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. including testimonials, a choir and cultural performances.

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  4. Slain Salvadoran archbishop's beatification a rallying pointRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this March 23, 1980, file photo, a nun plants a kiss on the forehead of slain Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero of El Salvador at the Hospital of Divine Providence. Thirty-five years after a right-wing death squad assassin's bullet pierced his heart, Roman Catholic Archbishop Oscar Romero will join the hierarchy of the blessed this Saturday, May 23, 2015, even as conservative corners of El Salvador and the Vatican still harbor his critics.

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  5. El Salvador's beatified Romero symbol of new ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... the heart by a sniper while celebrating mass at a hospital chapel on March 24, 1980, a day after exhorting El Salvador's soldiers to stop killing civilians. The incidents occurred at the outset of El Salvador's civil war, and propelled the country ...

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  6. Honoring Oscar Romero of El SalvadorRead the original story

    Yesterday | Common Dreams

    Archbishop Oscar Romero, who was assassinated by rightwing death squads in El Salvador in 1980, "is not just the greatest bishop in Christian history," argues Rev. Dear, but "one of the greatest human beings in history."

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  7. Beatification of Romero signals new understanding of martyrRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The upcoming beatification of El Salvador Archbishop Oscar Romero is doing mo... . FILE - In this March 11, 2015 file photo a nun holds keychains with images of Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero.

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  8. Regional humanitarian exercise provides real-world training opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The United States Army

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador -- In an effort to provide engineering and medical assistance to the citizens of El Salvador, Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines, along with partner nation counterparts, are participating in the U.S. Army South-led Beyond the Horizon humanitarian mission here, until June. Beyond the Horizon is a humanitarian and civic assistance mission to show the U.S. government's commitment to El Salvador and the region while providing real-world training to U.S. participants.

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  9. Mosenor Romero Beatification Live-Streamed For Hundreds Of Faithful Followers At Local CatholicRead the original story

    Tuesday | PRLog US Entertainment

    PRLog - May 20, 2015 - LOS ANGELES -- - More than four hundred devotees of MonseA or Oscar Arnulfo Romero - the Archbishop of San Salvador, El Salvador, who was assassinated during the country's bloodiest civil conflict - will see his beatification by the Roman Catholic Church in El Salvador during a live stream and community event on Saturday, May 23, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Saint Thomas the Apostle Elementary School . The event, co-sponsored by ClA nica MonseA or Oscar A. Romero , celebrating the archbishop's martyrdom, will include an afternoon festivity or "tardeada" from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. including testimonials, a choir and cultural performances.

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  10. San Miguel reports PHP6-B profit for Q1Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Philippines Today

    Diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. said its profit surged slightly to PHP6 billion in the first quarter despite the inventory losses incurred by fuel and oil business due to lower global oil prices. In a statement, SMC said the strong reported earnings of its core businesses and power unit cushioned the impact of Petron Corp.'s weak performance.

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  11. Mission Accomplished: Father Juan Molina successfully rejuvenates SS. ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | La Prensa

    ... celebrate his 25th year in the priesthood this December. Born in Mercedes La Ceiba in the La Paz department of El Salvador 50 years ago, he was ordained in 1990 in the San Vicente diocese. He is looking forward to the May 23, 2015 beatification -- a ...

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  12. El Salvador Convenes Forum on Boosting Investment, Jobs and GrowthRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | International Monetary Fund

    The government of El Salvador, in partnership with the International Monetary Fund , the Inter-American Development Bank and the World Bank will host a conference in San Salvador on May 15, 2015 focused on 'Building Opportunities for Jobs, Investment, and Growth.' The conference will facilitate a dialogue across stakeholders in El Salvador to discuss policies to overcome key growth bottlenecks, including security, poor infrastructure, and business environment.

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  13. Maryknoll Priest Recalls Life in El Salvador with Archbishop Oscar RomeroRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Mike Virgintino, Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers , 914-941-7636 ext 2219 MARYKNOLL, N.Y., May 11, 2015 / Christian Newswire / -- In anticipation of the beatification ceremony of Archbishop Oscar Romero scheduled for May 23, 2015 in San Salvador, the following article about the archbishop was published in the March/April issue of "Maryknoll" magazine. The author is Father John Spain, M.M. From Troy, New York, Father Spain has served in El Salvador for many years.

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  14. Canadian Mining Companies Banned in Three Salvadorian MunicipalitiesRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Common Dreams

    OceanaGold is suing El Salvador for an amount equivalent to 5% of its gross domestic product for not having granted it a permit to put a gold mine into operation, despite its project not having met regulatory requirements. This sign calls for a law banning metal mining in El Salvador.

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  15. Ten killed in latest gang violence in El SalvadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | AlertNet

    ... for us to set cookies. SAN SALVADOR, May 10 (Reuters) - Ten suspected gang members were killed in eastern El Salvador in two incidents apparently perpetrated by other gang members, police said on Sunday, the latest in a surge of violence in the ...

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  16. El Salvadorans celebrate May DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Green Left Weekly

    ... affairs by by US Ambassador Mari Carmen Aponte. The ambassador had suggested US aid could be cut after El Salvador's left-wing Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) government criticised US attacks on Venezuela. The Salvadoran Social and ...

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  17. Ten Historic Peace Deals The World Actually Managed To Pull OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Switched

    ... Egypt was richly rewarded by the U.S. for the peace deal in economic and military aid . On Jan. 16, 1992, El Salvador's government and leftist rebels agreed to end over a decade of civil war in the Chapultepec Peace Accords. FMLN Commander Joaquin ...

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  18. Spirit Airlines launching nonstop flights from IAH to Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Click2Houston

    This is the first of seven new flights to Latin American destinations in the coming days. Spirit Airlines will also offer service from Houston to Los Cabos, Mexico; Toluca, Mexico; Managua, Nicaragua; San Jose, Costa Rica; San Pedro Sula, Honduras; and San Salvador, El Salvador.

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  19. Some El Salvador families return to homes after gang threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Vallejo News

    Families who fled in fear of gang threats have begun returning to their rural homes in a mountainous area of western El Salvador. Police inspector Carlos Valiente of Izalco said Thursday that things were beginning to return to normal in the hills around the rural hamlet of Tunamiles, where about 20 families had sought refuge.

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  20. Another international flight launches from IAH, with more to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Business Journal

    ... s, Mexico; Toluca, Mexico; Managua, Nicaragua; San Jose, Costa Rica; San Pedro Sula, Honduras; and San Salvador, El Salvador, in May.

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