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54 min ago | The Wichita Eagle
Rio de Janeiro state officials have signed off on a new sewerage project aimed at stemming the flow of untreated sewage into the city's Gloria Marina, where the 2016 Olympic sailing events are to be held.
1 hr ago | Switched
Faced with fierce cats in Kenya's Masaai Mara National Park, this plucky mongoose opted to fight back .
6 hrs ago | Utility Products
Brazilian utilities Eletrosul and Copel have completed work on a transmission 'ring' that they say reinforces power supply to the country's south, according to Business News Americas.
9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Benicio del Toro to receive the Donostia Award at the 62nd edition of the San Sebastian Festival The actor will play the leading part in "Escobar: Paradise Lost", closing film of the Pearls section 09-02-2014 Escobar: Paradise Lost, a Chapter 2 and Roxbury production, internationally marketed by Path International and distributed in the United ... (more)
Cardboard figures of Leopoldo Lopez with his mouth covered with the word 'Crime' are seen during a gathering in support of him in June.
The Colombia international completed a stunning season-long loan move to Old Trafford in the early hours of Tuesday morning, beating the transfer deadline to complete his move Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has revealed his delight at securing the season-long loan signing of Radamel Falcao from Monaco .
Colombia has successfully recovered from Spain hundreds of priceless, pre-Colombian artifacts smuggled out of the country more than a decade ago.
A ban on sales of alcohol and heightened securities greeted Panamanian voters Sunday as a frantic and factious three-year presidential campaign finally went to the voters.
GROWING PAINS President warns no room for 'bull-headed partisanship' in Constitution reform BE TOLERANT PRESIDENT Anthony Carmona yesterday said Constitution reform is to be expected as "change is the only constant" but said the process of reform must be "transparent, well-informed, inclusive, tolerant and driven by critical analysis" Suriname ... (more)
The President has led our country toward a diminished role in the world the last few years and public sentiment has followed.
Graffiti opposing the US military base in Manta, which has been closed by the Rafael Correa government.
The village of Noiva do Cordeiro is nestled in Belo Vale, which translates as "beautiful valley."
Any professional's first win is a special moment, but for Lampre-Merida 's Winner Anacona to secure that victory in the Vuelta a Espaa 's second summit finish , at Valdelinares, helped make his maiden triumph even more special.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has said racism in football has become "a plague" following the latest incident to hit the country's domestic competition.
Brazil's once humdrum presidential race now resembles one of the country's famed soap operas, with a newcomer thrust into the spotlight by a plane crash and the longtime favorite reeling from a one-two punch of bad news.
Bolivian police say eight foreign tourists are among the 10 people killed when a bus returning to La Paz from the Salar de Uyuni salt flats ran off the highway and crashed.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:26 pm
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