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  1. 1982 massacre victims rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Day

    Relatives carry the coffin Wednesday of one of 31 villagers massacred during the civil war in 1982 in Santa Maria Nebaj, Guatemala.

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  2. Victims of 1982 Guatemala massacre laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    The remains of 31 Ixil Mayans killed more than three decades ago during the height of Guatemala's civil war were laid to rest Wednesday in the country's western highlands amid the sounds of a violin and wafts of incense.

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  3. Immigrants Find Safety, Await HearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Hazel Mencos Jimenez, a 13-year-old from Guatemala, outside a community center in New Haven, Conn.

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  4. From Guatemala to Maryland: One girla s journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Since leaving Guatemala three weeks earlier, she had entered Mexico on foot, traveled day and night in a truck crammed with dozens of people and slept outside, huddling next to flea-infested cows for warmth.

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  5. 40,000 Guatemalan Families Affected by DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hispanically Speaking

    Some 40,000 families have been affected by the drought caused by the El Nino weather phenomenon in Guatemala, Agriculture, Ranching and Food Minister Elmer Lopez said Tuesday, citing preliminary figures.

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  6. We stand with the kidnapped girls of NigeriaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | The Miami Herald

    ... motherhood. Maria Luisa Mendez, who has eight years of experience with activism. She is the president of Paz Joven Guatemala, a youth organization with more than 350 volunteers dedicated to promoting the participation of youth through projects in ...

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  7. Radio Rebel: Laura Ingraham Turns Against the EstablishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Breitbart.com

    "The establishment is the establishment for a reason," says talk radio host Laura Ingraham, reflecting on her 2014 endorsements of long-shot Republican challengers to incumbent politicians.

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  8. Guatemalan teen detained in attempt to reunite with Hudson County father: reportRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | NJ.com

    ... with her father living in Hudson County, 13-year-old Elizita attempted to make the trek of over 2,000 miles from Guatemala to the United States, as reported by The Bergen Record on NorthJersey.com . But after crossing the Rio Grande into Texas, she ...

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  9. Seeing Hunger - and Christ - on Children's Faces in GuatemalaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Campus Bread

    Reading the news stories of a surge in child migration from Guatemala does not surprise me.

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  10. Midday Roundup: Palin-vision coming to a computer near youRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | World Magazine

    ... other illegal immigrants have arrived in the United States since October, mostly from El Salvador, Honduras, and Guatemala. Starting lineup. The Baseball Hall of Fame inducted its 2014 class on Sunday, adding three managers, two pitchers, and a ...

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  11. Rust Devastates Guatemala's Prime Coffee Crop And Its FarmersRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | National Public Radio

    ... crop. The rust took it all. The fungus roared over the hillsides, covered the valleys and clung to the slopes of Guatemala's shady volcanoes. hide caption A coffee leaf damaged by coffee rust fungus in Ciudad Vieja, Guatemala, in May 2014. The ...

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  12. One teen's desperate bid to reach North Jersey from GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... the border. Thirteen-year-old Elizita was determined for months to make the journey of more than 2,000 miles from Guatemala to the United States to be with her father in North Jersey. "I had told her, 'No, I don't want you to come here,' " her ...

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  13. Top House Republican Won't Rule Out Obama ImpeachmentRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Free Republic

    ... More abba-dabba baloney to gin up support for November. Obama will start flying in diseased children directly from Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, etc and placing them in cities across the nation and all these pussies will do is stomp their feet. ...

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  14. Rust Fungus No Match for New Coffee Plant in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Hispanically Speaking

    Guatemala's National Coffee Association, or Anacafe, announced the existence of a new variety of coffee plant immune to roya, a fungus that causes coffee rust and which damaged crops on 70 percent of Guatemalan plantations in 2012 and 40 percent in 2013.

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  15. Part of surge across U.S. border, girl travels from Guatemala to MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... her head to pray - a rare moment of peace in a journey that had allowed little time for reflection. Since leaving Guatemala three weeks earlier, she had entered Mexico on foot, traveled day and night in a truck crammed with dozens of people and ...

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  16. Point-of-Rental Systems Provides Technology for Guatemala SchoolRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | Rental Equipment Register

    Rental industry software provider Point-of-Rental is sponsoring DAR, a non-profit school in Retalhuleu, Guatemala, that caters to students living in extreme poverty.

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  17. White House's Dan Pfeiffer 'would not discount possibility' House...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Daily Mail

    Mom is left shocked after son leaves his ice cream sandwich in the heat for 12 hours and it does NOT melt Mother-of-four 'begged for her life before she was DECAPITATED by female neighbor who scattered body parts across two counties' Ohio State marching band chief is fired for allowing 'sexualized' rituals among members including performing naked, ... (more)

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  18. Rand Paul hits the road with eye on 2016 presidential bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | USA Today

    ... Fancy Farm, Ky., to the resort of Okoboji, Iowa, to the modest and quiet town of Salama, located in the center of Guatemala. In addition to education reform, Paul said his Cincinnati speech will discuss his Senate partnerships with liberal Democrats ...

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  19. Presidents Molina of Guatemala and Herandez of Honduras Discuss the...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | CSIS

    WASHINGTON, July 23, 2014 - The Center for Strategic and International Studies Americas Program will host His Excellency Otto Prez Molina, President of the Republic of Guatemala, and His Excellency Juan Orlando Hernndez, President of the Republic of Honduras for a timely discussion on the ongoing influx of unaccompanied children across the ... (more)

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  20. El Salvador youth saved from violence by musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | DFW Catholic

    ... the orchestra. El Salvador is one of the most violent countries in Central America, along with Honduras and Guatemala. According to El Salvador president Sanchez Ceren, the murder rate in the country has increased from six per day in 2013 to 10 per ...

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