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News on Nicaragua continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

5 hrs ago | The Island Packet

Details emerge about admitted serial child molester

As the FBI spearheads national and international efforts to identify the victims of an admitted serial child molester, new details are emerging about the suspect, part-time Hilton Head Island resident William James Vahey.

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Related Topix: Hilton Head Island, SC, World News, Central America, Beaufort County, SC, Bluffton, SC

6 hrs ago | Ananova

FBI Probes Abuse Teacher's London School Link

British detectives are helping an international investigation into a suspected child predator whose 90 known victims may include boys at an elite London school.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News

6 hrs ago | Sky News

FBI Probes Abuse Teacher's London School Link

Investigators are trying to identify 90 suspected recent victims - but fear William Vahey may have abused pupils for 40 years.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News,

12 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

Open letter: Violations of Garifuna human rights in Honduras

To: The Honorable Presidents Barack Obama, United States of America Juan Orlando Hernndez, Republic of Honduras Otto Perez Molina, Republic of Guatemala Manuel Ortega, Republic of Nicaragua To: The Honorable Prime Ministers Ralph Gonsalves, St Vincent and the Grenadines Dean Barrow, Belize.

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Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Central America, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Guatemala,

22 hrs ago | The Billings Outpost

Drums beat on border

LA UNION, on the Costa Rica-Panama border The hills of Costa Rica are alive with the sounds of war drums: And Nicaragua had better take heed.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Panama, Daniel Ortega,

Tue Apr 22, 2014

KTRE-TV Lufkin

FBI investigates suspected serial child molester

Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet.

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Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Ohio, World News, Central America

Whitehorse Star

Olympian lends hand to Nicaraguan school project

The 24-year-old recently spent a week in Nicaragua, helping to build a school in the impoverished community of Jardines de Apoyo.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News,

AlertNet

Nicaragua: Smallholder Farmers Working to Improve Efficiency and Stability

In Nicaragua, the World Food Programme supports various activities with the aim of developing food security in vulnerable households.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Nutrition, World News,

Examiner.com

Golden retriever in Youngstown killed by arrow from crossbow

The attack on Cookie is just one of seven that has occurred in recent weeks in an upscale neighborhood of Managua, Nicaragua The attack on Cookie is just one of seven that has occurred in recent weeks in an upscale neighborhood of Managua, Nicaragua A Golden Retriever named Teddie was shot and killed with a crossbow in an attack in Youngstown, Ohio ... (more)

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Related Topix: Youngstown, OH, World News, Central America

Federal Bureau of Investigation

Seeking Info: We need your help to identify victims of suspected...

The FBI is asking for the public's help to identify victims of a suspected serial child predator who taught in private American schools overseas in nine different countries beginning in 1972 and whose young victims - believed to be boys between the ages of 12 and 14 - may be unaware of what happened to them.

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Related Topix: Suicide, Central America, World News,

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Nicaragua Living

Hope For Snowden

In the meantime, it's a lot better in Russia than when Lee Harvey, Kim Philby and Guy Burgess were there.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News

State Department

Mars Virtual Field Trip

The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs is launching a new type of exchange with a virtual field trip to Mars .

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Related Topix: World News, Education Etc., Central America

The Times of Israel

Nicaraguan town drags chained 'Judases'

For 130 years, the people of Masatepe have observed Good Friday by dressing up in colorful masks and costumes and dragging chained "Judases" through the streets of their town in western Nicaragua.

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Related Topix: World News

Sun Apr 20, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

Another al-Qaida group issues threats

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a religious offering Monday to a Tokyo shrine that honors the dead, including executed war criminals - long a source of tension with Japan's neighbors China and South Korea.

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Related Topix: Terrorism

The Billings Outpost

Drums beat on border

LA UNION, on the Costa Rica-Panama border The hills of Costa Rica are alive with the sounds of war drums: And Nicaragua had better take heed.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Panama, Daniel Ortega,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Examiner.com

Melissa Minto awarded RINLA's "Young Nurseryman of the Year"

The "Young Nurseryman of the Year" Award was presented to Melissa Minto of Watson Farm by the Rhode Island Nursery & Landscape Association .

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Portsmouth, RI, University of Rhode Island, Jamestown, RI, University of Connecticut, World News

Burnaby Now

Retired fire truck heading to Nicaragua

Burnaby firefighter Erik Vogel says he is proud the City of Burnaby and the Burnaby Fire Department agreed to donate an old fire truck to Nicaragua.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Canada, Fire

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Nicaragua Dispatch

Experts downplay volcanic threat, warn of more quakes

Nicaraguan authorities say "there's no scientific evidence" of a pending eruption of Momotombo and Apoyeque volcanos despite recent earthquake activity along nearby fault lines.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, World News, Central America, Earthquake,

The Daily Beast

Nicaragua Waits for - The Big One'By Monica Seoane

The ground shakes, volcanoes rumble, and the Sandinista political machine does all it can to convince people 'The Big One' is coming.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Daniel Ortega

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Advocate

Community column for April 18, 2014

Members of the Baton Rouge Woodworkers Club donated 14 night stands to the IRIS Domestic Violence Center of Baton Rouge on March 1. Katherine Bonds, residential assistant at the IRIS Center, accepted the donations during the Woodworkers Club meeting at the Red Stick Woodworks in Prairieville.

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Related Topix: Baton Rouge, LA, Prairieville, LA, Student Society, Iota, LA, Sigma Phi, Fraternities, World News

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