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Leaders from ALBA bloc remember late President Hugo Chavez
Leaders from Latin American governments belonging to an anti-U.S. bloc have converged on Venezuela's capital to commemorate the fifth anniversary of President Hugo Chavez's death
Colombia Will Challenge Maritime Border With Nicaragua
Colombian government will challenge the ruling that draws the maritime border
Why Are Latin American Countries Saying Yes to Snowden?
The presidents of Nicaragua, Venezuela and Bolivia have publicly expressed interest in granting asylum to former CIA analyst Edward Snowden who is wanted by the United States on charges of revealing classified government information. On Friday WikiLeaks, the organization that publishes private, and
Bolivian President Evo Morales Makes Asylum Offer to Edward Snowden
Bolivia has joined the ranks of South American countries offering refuge to NSA leaker Edward Snowden. Bolivian President Evo Morales said today that Snowden was welcome in his country, The Associated Press reported. Morales said he was making the offer as a protest against the United States and
Venezuela, Nicaragua Talk Asylum for Edward Snowden, but Could He Get There?
Accused NSA Leaker Stuck in Transit Area of Moscow's Airport for Nearly 2 Weeks
What Chavez's Death Means for Cuba, Venezuela and the U.S.
Upon hearing news of the death of Hugo Chávez, scores of Venezuelans gathered in cautious celebration in Doral, FL—a South Florida community with the highest concentration of Venezuelans outside Venezuela. They are hoping that Chávez's passing will bring about change in their homeland. Others in
Nov. 11: Veterans Day
Veterans Day: Veterans from all armed forces are honored on Nov. 11. The holiday dates back to Nov. 11, 1918 when a treaty was signed between the Allied Forces and Germany, unofficially ending World War I (the war’s end was made official in June 1919 by...
Nicaragua's Anti-Abortion Policy Endangers Women, Criminalizes Doctors, Experts Say
Fearing prosecution under strict anti-abortion laws , doctors in Nicaragua have refused to provide chemotherapy to a woman with cancer because she is 10 weeks pregnant. Nicaragua's total ban on abortion means that doctors and the women they treat could face jail time if they provide any medical
Clem's Chronicles: Madoff Sentenced/MJ Kids Custody/SCOTUS
Howdy folks-here's the news tonight......... MADOFF SENTENCED-Disgraced financier Bernard Madoff was sentenced today for his billion dollar Ponzi scheme. No amount of jail time can replenish the coffers of those Madoff cheated, but there had to be some satisfaction in...
2012 Republicans Paint Obama as 'Weak'
ABC News' Teddy Davis reports: Republicans with an eye on the White House in 2012 are stepping up efforts to portray President Obama as "weak" on foreign policy. First there was Nevada Sen. John Ensign, who has a political speech...