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Over 130 Salvadoran Migrants Killed After Deportation From US

By Nelson Renteria SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador, Thurs. Feb 6, 2020 (Reuters) – More than 130 Salvadorans have been killed after being deported from the United States since 2013, U.S.-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Wednesday, as it stressed the danger migrants face under the Trump administration’s hardening immigration policy. In a report titled “Deported to Danger,” the group ...

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Donald Trump Turns Spotlight On Case Of Guyanese Immigrant At SOTU

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, WEDS. Feb. 5, 2020: On the same day his U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency asked a Brooklyn judge to force New York City to share information about an undocumented Guyanese immigrant who ‘murdered’ a 92-year-old woman after being released on bail, Donald Trump used the case in his State of the Union to reiterate ...

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Juan Guaido Applauded By Both Sides At State of The Union

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Feb. 5, 2020: Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido was applauded by both Democrats and Republicans at the annual State of the Union last night as he was introduced by U.S. President Donald Trump as “the true and legitimate leader of Venezuela.” Trump surprised members of Congress with Guaido as his guest and told the ...

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Engage Art Contest To Award $100,000 In Cash Prizes

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Feb. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — The Engage Art Contest invites artists to submit their original art creations based on and inspired by the Spiritual Battle topic as found in Ephesians 6:10-20. The Engage Art Contest is a juried competition for original visual art, music video, film and performing arts. Total cash prizes of $100,000 will be awarded in the 2019-2020 ...

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Trinidad cancels gas deal with Venezuela

By Linda Hutchinson-Jafar and Luc Cohen PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad/CARACAS, Feb 3 (Reuters) – Trinidad and Tobago has canceled an agreement with Venezuela for the joint development of a natural gas field straddling their maritime border because of U.S. sanctions on Venezuela’s state energy company PDVSA. The Caribbean island nation is a major exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG), but ...

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Guyana Left US $55 Billion At The Table On Exxon Deal Says Watchdog Group

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Feb. 4, 2020: An explosive report by a human rights and the environmental watchdog group claims Guyana left US $55 billion at the table on the Exxon oil deal due to inexperience. The report, Signed Away, by the group, Global Witness, claims “Exxon’s aggressive negotiations with inexperienced officials led to an exploitative deal that ...

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Usain Bolt’s Super Bowl Prediction Comes True

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Feb. 3, 2020: Jamaican born Olympian Usain Bolt certainly knows how to win – again and again. Earlier this week, Bolt told Yahoo Sports that he predicts The Kansas City Chiefs will win Super Bowl 54. On Sunday night, the team led by 24-year-old quarterback, Patrick Mahomes, led his team ...

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JLo Subtly Reminds Everyone Puerto Rico Is Also Part Of The USA

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Feb. 3, 2020: Puerto Rico roots singer Jennifer Lopez used her Pepsi Super Bowl halftime performance in Miami last night to put the spotlight on the island and send a subtle but clear message to millions watching. The ‘Jenny From The Block’ singer sang “Born in the U.S.A.” while wearing a Puerto Rican flag ...

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You Won’t Believe What The President Of Ecuador Said

NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Feb. 3, 2020 BBC Latin America: Ecuador president says women ‘only report harassment from ugly men’ His comments at conference in the city of Guayaquil on Friday sparked uproar online. At the same event Lenin Moreno also said that men faced the constant threat of being falsely accused of harassment by women. As the backlash mounted, ...

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MARIJUANA NEWS ROUNDUP – Jan. 31, 2020

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, FRI. JAN. 31, 2020: Here are the marijuana headlines making news globally and in the Caribbean and Latin America for Jan. 31, 2020: Three time Grammy winner, Haitian Born Wyclef Jean was among the entertainers this year at the third annual WEEDCon in California. Tree of Knowledge International Corp, which trades under the name TOKI, will ...

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