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  1. Two tigers seized from Juarez drug cartel leader's ranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Nearly 7 tons of cocaine (estimated at $187 million) was seized during a night raid about 350 miles west of Guatemala in the Pacific Ocean. In this photo provided by the US Navy, packages of cocaine are stored in a compartment of a self-propelled, ...

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  2. Relais & Chateaux Introduces Two New MembersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | PRWeb

    Relais & Chateaux, the collection of luxury hotels and fine dining restaurants which includes some of the most charming North American inns and ranches, European chalets, and beautiful countryside manors, has welcomed two new properties to the association. The additions include Casa Palopo in Guatemala, the second Central American property following the introduction of El Silencio Lodge & Spa in Costa Rica earlier this year, and The Lodge at Sea Island on Saint Simons Island in Georgia.

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  3. Happy Bloody Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Nation

    ... namely mining, hydro-electricity, logging, and biofuels. Central America, particularly Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala, is caught in a new cycle of rural dispossession, as sweeping as the twentieth-century heyday of coffee, cotton, banana, and ...

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  4. Mexico officials report capture of alleged cartel leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Nearly 7 tons of cocaine (estimated at $187 million) was seized during a night raid about 350 miles west of Guatemala in the Pacific Ocean. In this photo provided by the US Navy, packages of cocaine are stored in a compartment of a self-propelled, ...

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  5. Dubois Rural Electric Lineman To Join Crew In GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Dubois Rural Electric Cooperative lineman Dan Denu will join a crew of 13 other Indiana electric cooperative linemen traveling to Guatemala this month as part of an international initiative to bring electricity to a developing area in Guatemala. "Project Indiana: Empowering Global Communities for a Better Tomorrow" will bring electricity to a part of the Central American country which has none.

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  6. Gregoria CalvilloRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Item Extra

    Gregoria Calvillo, 76, passed away on Friday, April 10, surrounded by her family at UMass Medical Center in Worcester following a brief illness. She is survived by her children and their spouses, Alba Calvillo of Clinton, Maria Calvillo and Tono Sanchez of California, Edna Calvillo and Cesar Lopez of Clinton, Osmin Calvillo and Zusy of Georgia, Juan Calvillo and Patricia of Texas, Yesenia Calvillo and Alex Gonzalez of Louisiana; her siblings, Amanda Lima of California, Leopoldo Lima and Maria Zuzana Lima, both of Guatemala; 16 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and many friends.

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  7. Man killed crossing North Bergen street is laid to rest in Guatemala: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Jersey Journal

    ... in North Bergen, Guicoy-Mutzutz was buried in the municipality of San Martin in the Department of Chimaltenango, Guatemala, the newspaper reported. "He was like a father for us, and he was a good person who never said a bad word in front of us,'' ...

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  8. Central American Cultures Focus of Annual Children's FestivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PressReleasePoint

    ... will be performed by indigenous groups from the community of Colotenango in the department of Huehuetenango in Guatemala. The celebrated Grupo Awal (Maya-Mam) will perform traditional Mayan dances to the accompaniment of marimba music played by ...

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  9. Common Hope Hosting Noche de Colores Benefit April 17thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    Non-profit Common Hope, occupying an office space at Energy Park Drive office/warehouse building, is hosting Noche de Colores, a special evening celebrating friendship, family, and the children of Guatemala. We highly encourage anyone interested to come to Noches de Colores.

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  10. Tahoe Resources To Appeal Confinement Of Employee By A Lower Court In GuatemalaRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Canada NewsWire

    Despite inaccurate press reports to the contrary, the employee is not Escobal's mine manager. The employee is in charge of regulatory issues, works with environmental regulators and was designated as the legal representative in this matter three years ago.

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  11. Guatemalan mine manager jailed for alleged river foulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... (43 miles) southeast of the capital. Rafael Maldonado, lawyer for Centro de Accion Ambiental-Legal y Social de Guatemala Calas, which filed the complaint, said it was the first time a mine general manager had been jailed for river contamination in ...

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  12. Hermosa's Morales to represent USA volleyball in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Easy Reader News

    The 2015 Hermosa Beach Surfer's Walk of Fame inductions at the Hermosa pier on Saturday could have passed for a Mira Costa 30th-year class reunion. Inductees Derek Levy, Mike Benevidez, Chris Barela and Dennis Jarvis all attended the high school in the late '70s, before surfing was an official school sport.

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  13. First Plenary Session of the Summit of the Americas Witnessed Historic Presence of CubaRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | PressReleasePoint

    ... the President of Cuba, Raul Castro; the President of Argentina, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner; the President of Guatemala, Otto Perez Molina; the President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro; the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Kalma ...

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  14. Maduro gives US eye-poke in visit to 1989 invasion monumentRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... neighbor, a major transit corridor for the drug. The presidents of Central America's "northern triangle" - Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras - asked the United Nations for support for a security and development plan that also aims to reduce ...

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  15. Latest on Americas Summit: Diplomacy can be tiring workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Cybercast News Service

    ... their plan to curtail illegal migration to the United States by promoting economic development. The leaders of Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras delivered their proposal to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Friday ahead of the Summit of the ...

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  16. Latest on Americas Summit: Obama says growth must help allPresident...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | TheCourier.com

    ... their plan to curtail illegal migration to the United States by promoting economic development. The leaders of Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras delivered their proposal to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Friday ahead of the Summit of the ...

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  17. Expected meeting of Castro, Obama in summit spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... neighbour, a major transit corridor for the drug. The presidents of Central America's "northern triangle" - Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras - asked the United Nations for support for a security and development plan that also aims to reduce ...

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  18. Latest on Americas Summit: CentAm chiefs seek less migrationRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | KMIR 6

    The presidents of three Central American countries are asking the United Nations to support their plan to curtail illegal migration to the United States by promoting economic development. The leaders of Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras delivered their proposal to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Friday ahead of the Summit of the Americas in Panama.

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  19. 10 Most Hazardous Countries For VolcanoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | LiveScience

    Here are the countries most at risk of a deadly volcanic eruption, according to an international team of experts known as the Global Volcano Model network. The volcano scientists accounted for death and destruction wrought by volcanoes in the past and ranked the countries most likely to face such future disasters.

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  20. REMC Lineman to Travel to Guatemala to Bring Electricity to Developing AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    Marshall County REMC Lineman Doug MacLain will join a crew of 13 other Indiana electric cooperative linemen traveling to Guatemala in late April as a part of an international initiative to bring electricity to a developing area in Guatemala. "Project Indiana: Empowering Global Communities for a Better Tomorrow" will bring electricity to a part of the Central American country which has none.

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