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Second Guatemalan migrant child dies in US custody
Guatemala
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Guatemala
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Second Guatemalan migrant child dies in US custody

AFP - December 25, 2018

An 8-year-old migrant from Guatemala died in government custody on Tuesday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said, the second child fatality in U.S. detention this month. The…

How to vote in the 2018 midterm elections from Costa Rica
Politics
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Politics
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How to vote in the 2018 midterm elections from Costa Rica

The Tico Times - September 20, 2018

The 2018 midterm elections in the United States are right around the corner. Hundreds of state and congressional seats are up for grabs Nov. 6 and even…

Costa Rica reacts to Donald Trump victory
News
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News
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Costa Rica reacts to Donald Trump victory

The Tico Times & AFP - November 9, 2016

Donald Trump’s improbable victory in the U.S. presidential election provoked global shock and angst on Wednesday over the implications for everything from trade to human rights and…

How Jimmy Carter has long pursued peace, justice and care for those on the margins
Global
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Global
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How Jimmy Carter has long pursued peace, justice and care for those on the margins

Randall Balmer | The Washington Post - August 21, 2015

Forty-one years ago, Jimmy Carter, then governor of Georgia, delivered an extemporaneous address that established his credentials as a politician who was willing to tell the truth,…

Former US President Jimmy Carter says cancer has spread to his brain
Global
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Global
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Former US President Jimmy Carter says cancer has spread to his brain

Abby Phillip | The Washington Post - August 20, 2015

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said that the cancer doctors discovered earlier this year, on his liver, has spread to his brain and that he will receive…

Former US President Jimmy Carter, 90, announces that he has cancer
Global
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Global
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Former US President Jimmy Carter, 90, announces that he has cancer

David Nakamura | The Washington Post - August 13, 2015

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter announced Wednesday that he has cancer and will be undergoing treatment at Emory Healthcare in Atlanta. Carter, 90, said the disease was…

US shooter’s alleged ‘manifesto’ explains motive for church murders
Gun violence
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Gun violence
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US shooter’s alleged ‘manifesto’ explains motive for church murders

AFP - June 20, 2015

CHARLESTON, South Carolina – A website appearing to belong to accused Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof contains white supremacist writings and dozens of photographs in which he is…

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s son dies of brain cancer at age 46
Global
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Global
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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s son dies of brain cancer at age 46

Paul Kane | The Washington Post - May 31, 2015

Joseph Robinette "Beau" Biden III, the son of U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and former state attorney general of Delaware, died Saturday after battling brain cancer for…

Crime
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New York arrests 70 for child porn

AFP - May 21, 2014

NEW YORK – Two police officers, a rabbi and a Boy Scout leader are among 70 men and one woman arrested on child pornography charges in the…