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  1. Are we ready for the next big Central American crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... Program said Friday. The drought, which is also affecting South America, has been particularly hard on southern Guatemala , northern Honduras and western El Salvador . Jess Samayoa, a farmer in Jutiapa, Guatemala, said, "I am 60 years old, and this ...

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  2. Grupo ACS - Net Profit in the first semester of 2014 grew by 10.7% up to 395 Euro millionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    Consolidated Results Sales in the first semester of 2014 accounted for million, representing a decrease of a 5.0% due to the impact of the exchange rates and the changes of perimeter after the sales of services and telecomm businesses in in 2013.

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

    Sunday | AlertNet

    ... America, has been particularly hard on the so-called "dry corridor" of Central America, which includes southern Guatemala, northern Honduras and western El Salvador. "The drought has killed us. We lost all our corn and beans," said Olman Funez, a ...

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  4. Palestine thanks Latin America for its solidarityRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 30 | Green Left Weekly

    ... personalities, such as the Nobel Peace Prize winners Adolfo Perez Esquivel of Argentina and Rigoberta Menchu of Guatemala, called for punishing Israel for its atrocities against Gazans. Many leaders in Latin America and the Caribbean have adopted ...

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  5. ACT Alliance Alert: Drought in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | AlertNet

    Today a State of Public Calamity was declared for the departments of: Jutiapa, Chiquimula, Santa Rosa, Quich, El Progreso, Huehuetenango, Baja Verapaz, Zacapa, Retalhuleu, Solol, Totonicapn, Chimaltenango, San Marcos, Guatemala, Jalapa Suchitepquez, affected by El Nio, climate phenomenon inducing extreme weather conditions, resulting in a prolonged ... (more)

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  6. CCL: Pachuca downs Municipal in 10-goal stunnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Examiner.com

    Mexico's CF Pachuca did a number on Guatemala's CSD Municipal with a 7-3 victory at the Mateo Flores Stadium in Guatemala City in CONCACAF Champions League action.

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  7. Tulsa Police Release Identities Of Four Who Died In Murder-SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    William Rolando Fuentes Godinez, 35 Jackeline Maribel Ramirez Fuentes de Fuentes, 22 Caroline Michelle Fuentes Ramirez, 5 Franklin Yosiel Fuentes Ramirez, 3 According to the consulate, both parents were natives of San Pedro Sacatepequez, San Marcos, Guatemala, which is near the Pacific coast.

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  8. Three accused rapists burned alive in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Yahoo!

    A trio of accused rapists and kidnappers were tied to a tree and burned alive by an angry mob in a revenge attack in Guatemala.

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  9. U.S. Eyes Opening to Paul as Unlikely PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Real Clear Politics

    US Senator Rand Paul likes to spend his vacations helping people to see better. Last week, the Kentucky senator was on a humanitarian mission, performing pro bono eye surgery in Salama, Guatemala.

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  10. Alleged Rapists Buried Alive by Mob in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Hispanically Speaking

    Three suspected rapists were killed by an enraged mob in a community in the northwestern province of Huehuetenango, Guatemala's PNC national police said Monday.

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  11. Politics: Sen. Paul, Trump help U. eye docs care f...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    About 230 Guatemalans now have improved vision and they can thank the University of Utah's Moran Eye Center, Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky and Donald Trump among others.

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  12. US, Guatemalan Service Members Finish City Library ProjectRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | PressReleasePoint

    U.S and Guatemalan service members supporting Southern Partnership Station 2014 finished renovating the Puerto Barrios city library, Aug. 22. Over the last three weeks, U.S. Marine Corps 8th Engineer Support Battalion , 2nd Marine Logistics Group personnel, U.S. Navy Seabees from Construction Battalion Maintenance Unit 202 and Guatemalan army ... (more)

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  13. Former Cuban DGI intelligence officer identifies 17 Castro spiesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Babalu Blog

    ... of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party. Media reports later cited Pollo as a Cuban diplomat in Guatemala in the early 2000s. Commercial Attache Fidel Diez Tornes . Garcia Diaz characterized this former colleague as the best DGI Case ...

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  14. Rape suspects burned alive in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | NEWS.com.au

    ... stuck inside an office building. THREE suspected rapists have been killed by an enraged mob in a community in Guatemala's northwestern province of Huehuetenango. THE incident occurred in Yalamciop, a village near the town of San Mateo Ixtatan, where ...

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  15. Student organization provides clean water with every purchase of a T-shirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Arbiter

    ... for Vivid Roots. Vivid Roots is an apparel company which uses its profits to provide clean water to rural areas in Guatemala. Through their sales of t-shirts and stickers, the non-profit lets consumers have a direct hand in providing clean water to ...

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  16. Rich Lowry's Homicidal MomentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Daily Kos

    ... as troubling is the unprecedented wave of unaccompanied minors crossing the border from El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala. Unfortunately administrative amnesty and talk of comprehensive immigration reform have only escalated the situation. So, ...

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  17. Rand Paul attacks Hillary as "a War Hawk" on Meet the PressRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Daily Kos

    And now to a Meet the Press exclusive: A journey to Guatemala with Kentucky Senator -- and Doctor -- Rand Paul.

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  18. In the fight for jobs, SouthCoast unions keep watchful eye on competitionRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... BEDFORD - Audon Edgar Morales has worked the trowel on both sides of the wall. He learned the trade in his native Guatemala before venturing to the U.S., where he started for $12 an hour. Though he was an experienced mason and doing the work ...

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  19. Rand Paul versus Ted Cruz? Well, Okay, I GuessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Daily Pundit

    US Senator Rand Paul likes to spend his vacations helping people to see better. Last week, the Kentucky senator was on a humanitarian mission, performing pro bono eye surgery in Salama, Guatemala.

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  20. With an eye on 2016, Rand Paul takes his campaign-in-waiting to the...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Memeorandum

    EXCLUSIVE: RAND PAUL SLAMS OBAMA ON IMMIGRATION WHILE MEETING WITH GUATEMALAN PRESIDENT - GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala - Here performing eye surgeries on blind Guatemalans for several days in the rural town of Salama, Sen. Rand Paul strongly criticized President Obama's immigration policy

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