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  • No tsunami threat from 7.4 Colombia earthquake

     
    No tsunami warnings were issued for California or the rest of the Pacific Coast from a magnitude 7.4 earthquake that hit Colombia on Sunday morning....
  • Mexico's most powerful woman faults working mothers

     
    Elba Esther Gordillo, the much-feared head of Mexico's gigantic teachers' union, is blaming the abysmal state of education here on none other than working mothers. In an "open letter to the public" covering two full pages of Mexico's leading Reforma...
  • What foreign media are saying about the U.S. election

     
    Voters in the United State handed President Obama a second term in office on Tuesday. As the rest of the world reacted and reflected on the campaign, here’s a sample of the reactions and analysis from newspapers and other media around the globe....
  • Villaraigosa planning 9-day trade mission to South America

     
    L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa plans to travel to South America on a 9-day trade mission later this month with a delegation of business leaders and city officials....
  • Temporary refuge for migrants in Mexico also under threat

     
    For years, conflict has simmered and spiked between residents of a town outside Mexico City and the Central American migrants who have taken refuge there, a stop along their route northward. Tultitlan has seen thousands of often bedraggled migrants...
  • White House: Peru displaces Colombia as top cocaine producer

     
    Peru has regained its former distinction as the world’s top cocaine producer, according to an annual White House report issued Monday that said Colombia’s output fell sharply last year, putting the former leader in third place behind Bolivia.....
  • Mexican retailer lashes out at losing presidential candidate

     
    Soriana, one of Mexico's largest retailers, has been unwillingly dragged into the hullabaloo over just how dirty Mexico's recent presidential election was, and now they're yelling "ya basta!" -- enough already -- and accusing the runner-up of promoting...
  • U.N.: Colombian coca and cocaine production shows little change

     
    A U.N. survey indicates Colombia's coca leaf and cocaine production didn't change much in 2011, while comparisons with Peru will have to wait until August....
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez unable to write, brother says

     
    According to his brother, Nobel prizewinning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez is suffering from dementia and is no longer able to write....
  • Taliban carries out rare frontal attack on U.S. base in Afghanistan

     
    In a determined show of force in their traditional heartland, Taliban insurgents in Kandahar province staged a rare frontal attack on a U.S. base on Tuesday and hours later struck a major police checkpoint, Afghan and Western officials said....
  • Mexico candidate Peña Nieto seeks Colombia drug fighter as advisor

     
    Former Gov. Enrique Peña Nieto, leading in polls to become Mexico's next president, has proposed the former chief of Colombia's national police to work as an "external adviser" for public security if he wins the July 1 election....