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Earthquake Shakes Mexico, Killing at Least Four

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Kills at Least 4: Live Updates

Earthquake Shakes Mexico, Killing at Least Four Earthquake Shakes Mexico, Killing at Least Four MEXICO CITY — A strong earthquake shook southern Mexico Tuesday morning, killing at least four people, causing buildings hundreds of miles away to sway and prompting residents to flee homes and workplaces to seek safety on the streets. The earthquake’s magnitude was 7.5, according to Mexico’s …

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7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Kills at Least 4: Live Updates

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Kills at Least 4: Live Updates

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Kills at Least 4: Live Updates 7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Kills at Least 4: Live Updates The powerful quake, centered near the Pacific Coast in Oaxaca, was felt hundreds of miles away. A strong earthquake shook southern Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least four people, causing buildings to shake hundreds of miles away and …

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Virus Gains Steam Across Latin America

Virus Gains Steam Across Latin America

Virus Gains Steam Across Latin America Virus Gains Steam Across Latin America “The situation is incredibly grave,” said Doctor Mauricio Diaz, who works in Leticia and described his hospital as “a parody” of a hospital. A few days ago, he said, four ventilators arrived. But the hospital’s wall outlets are broken, and “we haven’t been able to use them,” he …

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Brazilian Ex-Minister Makes Quick Exit to U.S. as Inquiries Rattle Government

Brazilian Ex-Minister Makes Quick Exit to U.S. as Inquiries Rattle Government

Brazilian Ex-Minister Makes Quick Exit to U.S. as Inquiries Rattle Government Brazilian Ex-Minister Makes Quick Exit to U.S. as Inquiries Rattle Government BRASÍLIA — It was the apex of one of the most tumultuous weeks of Jair Bolsonaro’s presidency. A flurry of arrests and judicial orders targeting supporters of the Brazilian leader plunged the capital into crisis as the country’s …

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Latin America’s Virus Villains: Corrupt Officials Collude With Price Gougers for Body Bags and Flimsy Masks

Latin America’s Virus Villains: Corrupt Officials Collude With Price Gougers for Body Bags and Flimsy Masks

Latin America’s Virus Villains: Corrupt Officials Collude With Price Gougers for Body Bags and Flimsy Masks Latin America’s Virus Villains: Corrupt Officials Collude With Price Gougers for Body Bags and Flimsy Masks Of all the schemes that have siphoned resources from Latin American countries fighting the coronavirus, the body bag conspiracy might be the most brazen. Last month, prosecutors in …

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Manuel Felguérez, Mexican Abstract Artist, Is Dead at 91

Manuel Felguérez, Mexican Abstract Artist, Is Dead at 91

Manuel Felguérez, Mexican Abstract Artist, Is Dead at 91 Manuel Felguérez, Mexican Abstract Artist, Is Dead at 91 This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. Before he became one of the most important artists in Mexico, Manuel Felguérez built an eclectic résumé. He provided live bats to …

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China Indicts 2 Canadians on Spying Charges, Escalating Dispute

China Indicts 2 Canadians on Spying Charges, Escalating Dispute

China Indicts 2 Canadians on Spying Charges, Escalating Dispute China Indicts 2 Canadians on Spying Charges, Escalating Dispute Chinese officials said on Friday they had indicted two Canadians on charges of espionage, escalating Beijing’s punitive campaign against Canada over the arrest of a top executive of the Chinese technology giant Huawei. The two men, Michael Kovrig, a former diplomat, and …

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For Canadian Doctor, the Virus Came With Stigma

For Canadian Doctor, the Virus Came With Stigma

For Canadian Doctor, the Virus Came With Stigma For Canadian Doctor, the Virus Came With Stigma TORONTO — He is a doctor in a small city in New Brunswick, Canada, who drove to pick up his 4-year-old daughter — and to have a job interview — and then came home. Two weeks later, he and his daughter tested positive for …

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Piracy Surges in Gulf of Mexico, Prompting U.S. Warning

Piracy Surges in Gulf of Mexico, Prompting U.S. Warning

Piracy Surges in Gulf of Mexico, Prompting U.S. Warning Piracy Surges in Gulf of Mexico, Prompting U.S. Warning There have been scores of attacks in Mexican waters, taxing the country’s overstretched security forces. Source link

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What You Need to Know About Brazil Coronavirus Cases and Deaths

What You Need to Know About Brazil Coronavirus Cases and Deaths

What You Need to Know About Brazil Coronavirus Cases and Deaths What You Need to Know About Brazil Coronavirus Cases and Deaths Brazil could have the world’s highest Covid-19 death toll by July. Latin America became the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic in late May, largely driven by Brazil’s ballooning caseload, as the number of infections in the United States …

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