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Cubans fly around the world hunting shopping bargainsMost people don't think of Haiti as a shopping destination _ unless they're Cuban
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Canada's Aurora Cannabis buys Mexico's Farmacias MagistralesThe Canadian company Aurora Cannabis Inc. says it has signed a letter of intent to acquire all outstanding shares of Mexico's Farmacias Magistrales SA
The Associated Press4 hours ago
US judge tosses bulk of suit against Trump immigration moveA U.S. judge in San Francisco says the Trump administration provided adequate justification for its decision to end a program that reunited hundreds of immigrants from Central America with family members in the U.S.
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Mexico's president, judiciary in standoff over payMexico's new president says salaries for some in the country's judicial branch are "offensive" and that he will leave it to the Congress to implement his call for austerity
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Voters send decisive message against corruption in PeruVoters in Peru have sent a decisive message to the nation's politicians: Push through measures to stamp out corruption
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Puerto Rico to hire crews, fix 106K streetlights post-MariaPuerto Rico's power company says it plans to hire private firms to repair some 106,000 streetlights across the U.S. territory that remain in the dark more than a year after Hurricane Maria
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Lawyer: Irish priest O'Reilly has finished Chile sentenceAn attorney in Chile for an Irish-born priest of the Legion of Christ religious order says he has finished serving a four-year sentence for sexually abusing a minor and may have to leave the country within days
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Puerto Rico overhauls tax laws to help workers, businessesPuerto Rico's governor has signed a bill to overhaul the U.S. territory's tax laws in a bid to help workers and some business owners amid a 12-year recession
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Goodyear workers arrive to find their plant is no longer in operation, in Los Guayabos, Venezuela, Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. U.S. tire company Goodyear announced it will no longer continue production in Venezuela as economic conditions in the South American nation continue to deteriorate. (AP Photo/Juan Carlos Hernandez)
Goodyear halts tire production in Venezuela as economy slipsU.S. tire company Goodyear has announced it will no longer continue production in Venezuela as economic conditions in the South American nation continue to deteriorate
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Researchers announce items that survived Brazil museum fireResearchers from Brazil's National Museum say that they have recovered more than 1,500 pieces from the debris of a massive fire
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Brazil police to investigate spiritual healerPolice in Brazil say a special task force will investigate the accusations made by 10 women who say they were sexually abused by self-styled spiritual healer John of God at his clinic in the central-western state of Goias
The Associated Press12 hours ago
AP PHOTOS: Migrants in Tijuana trickling over and under wallAP PHOTOS: A steady trickle of Central American migrants have been finding ways to climb over, tunnel under or slip through the U.S. border wall to plant their feet on U.S. soil and ask for asylum
The Associated Press1 day ago
Maduro's grip on Venezuela tightens, warns of Trump threatVenezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro has further consolidated his power in local elections, while accusing President Donald Trump of plotting to overthrow him
The Associated Press1 day ago
Mexico starts oil industry 'rescue' with refinery overhaulMexico's new government has detailed plans to build an oil refinery in the home state of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador and to renovate six others as the oil-producing country attempts to reverse its dependence on imported fuel
The Associated Press1 day ago
Gunmen in Mexico kill Guatemalan migrant, wound 3 othersMexico's National Human Rights Commission is calling on the Gulf coast state of Veracruz to improve security after masked gunmen killed a Guatemalan migrant and injured three others.
The Associated Press1 day ago
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