Mercedes Formula One team robbed at gunpoint in Brazil

November 11, 2017 1:47 am
Mercedes Formula One team robbed at gunpoint in Brazil

Team members of Mercedes work in the Valtteri Bottas’ car during first practice at the Brazilian Grand Prix in Sao Paulo, November 10, 2017. (Photo by Reuters) Armed robbers held up a Mercedes Formula One team minibus outside the Brazilian Grand Prix circuit in Sao Paulo on Friday night but […]

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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto declares 1.5 billion barrel oil and gas discovery

November 4, 2017 11:40 am
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto declares 1.5 billion barrel oil and gas discovery

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said Friday state oil company Pemex has made a “major” oil and gas discovery with an estimated 1.5 billion barrels of crude equivalent, its largest onshore find in 15 years. The new field, dubbed Ixachi-1, is located in the eastern state of Veracruz near existing […]

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Costa Rica presidential candidates hold debate in prison

10:38 am
Costa Rica presidential candidates hold debate in prison

Presidential candidates to the next elections in February 2018, attend the debate in the prison of La Reforma, in Alajuela, San Rafael, November 2, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Seven candidates to become Costa Rica’s next president went behind bars to hold an unusual debate in a prison where they answered […]

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United Nations, Colombia sign major anti-cocaine pact

November 3, 2017 10:26 pm
United Nations, Colombia sign major anti-cocaine pact

Colombia’s Labor Minister Rafael Pardo Rueda (L), United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Executive Director Yury Fedotov (R) and Colombia’s director of Agency of Renovation of Territory Mariana Escobar (C) sign an agreement to help eradicate coca plantations in Colombia, November 3, 2017, at the UN offices in […]

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Bolivians celebrate President Evo Morales’ decision to run for fourth term

October 27, 2017 4:59 pm
Bolivians celebrate President Evo Morales’ decision to run for fourth term

Thousands of people have staged a rally in the central Bolivian city of Cochabamba to celebrate President Evo Morales’ decision to run for a fourth term in the 2019 election. Over 30 trade unions and organizations alongside municipal delegations gathered at Cochabamba’s main square on Thursday, wearing indigenous dresses and […]

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Cuba: The United States not cooperating in probe of harmed diplomats

3:28 pm
Cuba: The United States not cooperating in probe of harmed diplomats

A picture of the entrance to the US Embassy in Havana, taken on October 3, 2017 (by AFP) Cuba has accused the United States of not cooperating with an ongoing investigation into the case of American diplomats who have mysteriously suffered physical harm in the Caribbean country. “Washington is unwilling […]

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