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Mexico asks US to invest in Central America

47 min 36 sec ago
Mexican foreign minister Marcelo Ebrard shares with Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan a proposal to invest in seven projects to spur development in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.

US withdraws train crew proposal that came after explosions

1 hour 2 min ago
The Trump administration is withdrawing a proposal for freight trains to have at least two crew members

Brazil military court frees soldiers pending killing trial

Thu, 2019-05-23 22:26
A top Brazilian military court has ordered nine soldiers to be released while they await trial in an April shooting that killed two people in Rio de Janeiro, an incident that caused national outrage

Correction: Torture Lawsuit-Somalia story

Thu, 2019-05-23 21:36
Correction: Torture Lawsuit-Somalia story

German aid group releases video of migrant raft in distress

Thu, 2019-05-23 20:50
The German aid group Sea-Watch has released video from its aircraft showing a sinking raft packed with dozens migrants off Libya with some people scattered in the sea

New Orleans Police: Woman accused of killing Danish tourist

Thu, 2019-05-23 20:40
Police say a 36-year-old woman is accused of the killing of a Danish tourist who was found shot in the head May 18 in eastern New Orleans

Tokyo-Vegas investment chief gets 50 years in Ponzi scheme

Thu, 2019-05-23 20:20
The former head of a Tokyo and Las Vegas investment firm has been sentenced to 50 years in a U.S. prison for bilking thousands of Japanese victims in what prosecutors called a $1.5 billion international Ponzi scheme

Exit poll for the Dutch shows fractured European Parliament vote: Labor gets 5 seats, populists get 4 out of 26 total

Thu, 2019-05-23 20:17
Exit poll for the Dutch shows fractured European Parliament vote: Labor gets 5 seats, populists get 4 out of 26 total

Cuba to renovate site known for hosting rally against US

Thu, 2019-05-23 18:55
The Cuban government says it is renovating the Anti-Imperialist Tribune, a massive stage that was known for being an iconic site of its ideological battle with the United States.

AP Photos: In Mexico, prejudice fades around tattoos

Thu, 2019-05-23 18:49
AP Photos: In Mexico, prejudice fades around tattoos

Woman shot by Minneapolis cop sounds breathless in 911 calls

Thu, 2019-05-23 18:44
A woman who was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer in July 2017 was breathless and sounded concerned when she called 911 minutes before she was killed

Malawi's president in the lead for re-election

Thu, 2019-05-23 18:05
Malawi's President Peter Mutharika has taken a lead in the election with more than 75 percent of votes counted from the Tuesday poll

North Macedonia lawmaker resigns over taped conversation

Thu, 2019-05-23 18:00
North Macedonia lawmaker resigns over illegally taped conversation about cannabis oil

Lawyer: Synagogue massacre suspect wants plea deal

Thu, 2019-05-23 17:16
A lawyer for the man charged in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre says he still wants to plead guilty in exchange for a life sentence

Italy's Catholic bishops 'morally obliged' to report abuse

Thu, 2019-05-23 17:13
Italy's Catholic bishops now 'morally obliged' to report clergy sex abuse

EU elections primer: How they work, what could happen

Thu, 2019-05-23 16:42
Some 400 million Europeans from 28 countries head to the polls May 23-26 to choose their representatives at the European Parliament for the next five years

Brazil sues tobacco companies to recover public health costs

Thu, 2019-05-23 16:24
Brazil's Attorney General's Office is suing multinational tobacco companies to recover costs by the public health care system in treating smoking-related illnesses

Car bomb kills 2 in western Iraqi village near Syrian border

Thu, 2019-05-23 16:23
Iraqi security official says a car bomb has exploded in a western village near the Syrian border, killing two people and wounding two others

Cuba tries to revive its once-great railway network

Thu, 2019-05-23 16:15
Cuba's railway system is undergoing a major overhaul, with the government pushing a program to revamp the decrepit and aging network with new cars and locomotives in the hope of restoring a rail service that was once the envy of Latin America

Wildfires sweep across Israel as heatwave grips region

Thu, 2019-05-23 15:45
Israeli police have ordered the evacuation of several communities in southern and central Israel as wildfires rage amid a major heatwave

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