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CHILD LABOR HORROR: Ten-year-old children can now be put to work in Bolivia

CHILD LABOR HORROR: Ten-year-old children can now be put to work in Bolivia Watch

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Long a blight of many civilized nations, the South American nation of Bolivia has become the first nation to legalize child labor for children as ...

Watch out America! China invades South America with epic trade deal

Watch out America! China invades South America with epic trade deal Watch

Americas

China is expanding its trade partnership with Brazil, with a $7.5 billion financing agreement with Brazilian miner Vale, the purchase of 60 ...

Looking good for your age? Try this Brazilian who's 126

Looking good for your age? Try this Brazilian who's 126 Watch

Americas

A Brazilian man may hold the distinction of being the oldest living person in the world after he received a birth certificate showing that he ...

The only clear winner in the World Cup - is Univison

The only clear winner in the World Cup - is Univison Watch

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Whatever side of the fence you're on with the World Cup - along with the worldwide televised phenomenon it's quickly become, it's clear that the ...

Putin meets with Fidel Castro and his brother: Russia and Cuba to work together

Putin meets with Fidel Castro and his brother: Russia and Cuba to work together Watch

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Cuban President Raul Castro, joined by his ailing brother Fidel met with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Both Putin and his Cuban counterpart ...

Peruvian government makes abortions easier to obtain

Peruvian government makes abortions easier to obtain Watch

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Peru may be making the procurement of an abortion easier. The South American nation, along with  many others on the continent, have had very ...

Nicaragua canal will be 'the biggest [project] built in the history of humanity'

Nicaragua canal will be 'the biggest [project] built in the history of humanity' Watch

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Hailed as "the biggest [project] built in the history of humanity," the Nicaraguan government and the Hong Kong-based HKND Group plans to build ...

Amazon rainforest may have been a savannah just 2,000 years ago

Amazon rainforest may have been a savannah just 2,000 years ago Watch

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Researchers have recently revealed that parts of the immense Amazon rainforest may have been grassland until just about 2,000 years ago, citing ...

'Flying saucer' spotted in Chile, called 'official UFO'

'Flying saucer' spotted in Chile, called 'official UFO' Watch

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Chilean officials don't know what it is, but it's been classified as an official unidentified flying object, or UFO. The pictures so far make ...

Honduras continues to battle cocaine traffickers in tribal regions

Honduras continues to battle cocaine traffickers in tribal regions Watch

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A village leader in La Mosquitia, a remote corner of northeastern Honduras, first thought that outsiders were offering food and cash for his ...

Your Catholic Voice Foundation seeks to help Sisters of St. Joseph in Grenada with Bibles for school

Your Catholic Voice Foundation seeks to help Sisters of St. Joseph in Grenada with Bibles for school

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The Sisters of St. Joseph in Grenada have placed a large order for Bibles via Catholic Shopping .com. We understand the order of 350 bibles will be ...

Hand in hand, Mexico's drug wars behind displacement crisis

Hand in hand, Mexico's drug wars behind displacement crisis Watch

Americas

Mexico's largely losing battles with powerful drug cartels has led to the wholesale killing of innocent bystanders. There's an even more ...

Renewing Hope. Become a Champion for the Poor Children

Renewing Hope. Become a Champion for the Poor Children

Americas

The Sisters of St. Joseph in Grenada have placed a large order for Bibles via Catholic Shopping .com. We understand the order of 350 bibles will be ...

Colombia's cocaine production decreases, though production of base ingredient remains level

Colombia's cocaine production decreases, though production of base ingredient remains level Watch

Americas

Cocaine production in Colombia has seen a slight drop, down 6% in 2013, the lowest figure on record. However, a United Nations report published ...

Mexican military wins major victory in drug war

Mexican military wins major victory in drug war Watch

Americas

A Mexican army official announced that the leader of the Tijuana cartel, Luis Fernando Sachez Arellano, was captured in a raid during the ...

Editors of outspoken Catholic magazine in Cuba resign, citing church hierarchy

Editors of outspoken Catholic magazine in Cuba resign, citing church hierarchy Watch

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Some see it as a blow to the diversity of opinion in modern Cuban society. Two editors of the outspoken Catholic periodical, Espacio Laical have ...

Brazilian President defends $11 billion choice

Brazilian President defends $11 billion choice Watch

Americas

The world may be ready for the June 12 opening game of the 2014 World Cup, but those living in the host country, Brazil, in this case, do not ...

Quebec passes 'death with dignity' law; cardinal dismayed

Quebec passes 'death with dignity' law; cardinal dismayed Watch

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A law has passed in Quebec, Canada that has made euthanasia more available to the terminally ill or elderly. Bill 52, which passed by a 94-22 ...

Is Kim Kardashian running a Mexican hit-squad?

Is Kim Kardashian running a Mexican hit-squad? Watch

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A Kim Kardashian lookalike is allegedly the leader of a group of hit men under the control of one of Mexico's deadliest drug organizations, the ...

Murder of Mexican cardinal remains unsolved more than 20 years later

Murder of Mexican cardinal remains unsolved more than 20 years later Watch

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Twenty-one years after the Cardinal Juan Posadas Ocampo's murder in 1993, authorities still have no leads. The cardinal was gunned in cold blood ...

Even after 50 years, Colombian civil war rages on

Even after 50 years, Colombian civil war rages on Watch

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A visit from deputy U.N. aid chief Kyung-wha Kang has led to the disturbing revelation that despite peace efforts, thousands of Colombians are ...

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines receive $40 million, nearly a year after storms slam the nation

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines receive $40 million, nearly a year after storms slam the nation Watch

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The end of 2013 saw a series of brutal storms slam the Caribbean, costing the island nation of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines millions in damages.

Mexican village clashes with police over natural spring water

Mexican village clashes with police over natural spring water Watch

Americas

A village on the outskirts of Mexico City clashed with police officers last week. More than 100 police officers were injured and five people ...

32 children burned alive: Colombian bus fire tragedy

32 children burned alive: Colombian bus fire tragedy Watch

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The South American nation of Colombia is in collective mourning for 32 children who burned to death in a school bus. The driver was attempting ...

Wreck of Christopher Columbus' flagship found -- and promptly looted

Wreck of Christopher Columbus' flagship found -- and promptly looted Watch

Americas

Undersea investigators and historians agree that a shipwreck discovered off the coast of Haiti is most likely that of the Santa Maria, Christopher ...

TB threatens to spread from slums, more attention to poor required

TB threatens to spread from slums, more attention to poor required Watch

Americas

Tuberculosis (TB) in Latin America, is a serious problem due to overcrowding there. Worse, drug resistant TB is spreading in these regions making ...

Why communism doesn't work - a case study in Venezuela

Why communism doesn't work - a case study in Venezuela Watch

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In Venezuela, a real-world example of how communism fails is being played out in tragic slow-motion as oil money sent to poor communities for ...

VIDEO - Hikers capture video of elusive Sasquatch in British Columbia

VIDEO - Hikers capture video of elusive Sasquatch in British Columbia Watch

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Hikers in British Columbia have caught something curious on camera that has some wondering if it could be an elusive Sasquatch. Although the film ...