AP - ap.online.regional.latin.america.caribbean http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.latin.america.caribbean News Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:05:12 -0400 Guatemala emergency measures after deadly clash Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:48:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/22/LT--Guatemala-Violent.Clash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Guatemala-Violent.Clash c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-2ac5 GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan authorities have suspended some constitutional rights in a central municipality where 11 villagers died in a battle with guns and machetes. Mexico warns Arizona of waste spill into river Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:29:33 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/22/LT--Mexico-Mining.Spill/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Mexico-Mining.Spill c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-2b42 TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities are testing water from the San Pedro River in southern Arizona that may be contaminated with toxic waste that traveled north after a massive copper mine spill in Mexico this summer. Mexico pres: Army killing of 22 to get full probe Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:17:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/22/LT--Mexico-Army.Slayings/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Mexico-Army.Slayings c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-29ca NEW YORK (AP) — Mexico President Enrique Pena Nieto said Monday that all questions about an army killing of 22 people that a witness said was a massacre will be answered by an attorney general's investigation. Many still lack power in Los Cabos; storm toll 5 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:15:54 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/22/LT-Mexico-Tropical-Weather/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Mexico-Tropical-Weather c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-2a40 LOS CABOS, Mexico (AP) — Authorities in northwestern Mexico were struggling to get power back on in the resort zone of Los Cabos a week after Hurricane Odile barreled through, saying Monday that electricity had been restored to 19 percent of customers in the area. Argentine doctors tried in 'dirty war' baby thefts Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:26:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/22/LT--Argentina-Stolen.Babes/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Argentina-Stolen.Babes c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-2b65 BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Two Argentine doctors are being tried on suspicion of stealing babies from political prisoners during the country's 1976-1983 dictatorship. Computer bungle leads to Mexico child porn arrest Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:41:54 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/22/LT-Mexico-Child-Porn/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Mexico-Child-Porn c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-2bd8 MEXICO CITY (AP) — Prosecutors in western Mexico said Monday they have arrested a man who was promoting children's camping trips in front of a group of parents, but accidentally called up images of child pornography on his computer. AP Photos: Dynamite doesn't stop Peru narcos Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:50:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/22/LT--Peru-Cocaine.Airstrips-Photo.Gallery/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Peru-Cocaine.Airstrips-Photo.Gallery c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-2e3d PICHARI, Peru (AP) — The dynamiting of clandestine airstrips by Peruvian security forces in the world's No. 1 coca-growing valley cuts into profits but hardly discourages cocaine traffickers who net tens of thousands of dollars with each Bolivia-bound flight. Western Mexico state reports new mine spill Sun, 21 Sep 2014 18:46:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/21/LT--Mexico-Mining.Spill/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Mexico-Mining.Spill c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3107 CANANEA, Mexico (AP) — Authorities in northern Mexico have issued a new alert of a toxic spill in the Sonora River basin from a copper mine operated by Grupo Mexico, the state director of civil protection said Sunday. Guatemala clash over development plans kills 8 Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:33:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/21/LT--Guatemala-Violent.Clash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Guatemala-Violent.Clash c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3445 PAJOQUES, Guatemala (AP) — An argument among villagers over plans to build a cement factory and a highway erupted into a battle with guns and machetes, killing at least eight people and wounding dozens, authorities said Saturday. Rain falls on Baja's tip as storm passes to south Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:22:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/20/Tropical.Weather/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_Tropical.Weather c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-357a MEXICO CITY (AP) — Tropical Storm Polo churned south of the Baja California Peninsula on Saturday night, whipping up waves along the shore and swirling more rain onto residents trying to recover from the damage inflicted by Hurricane Odile. 5 inmates flee prison in Haiti; 2 recaptured Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:27:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/21/CB--Haiti-Prison.Breakout/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_CB--Haiti-Prison.Breakout c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-34b9 PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Five inmates escaped from a prison in Haiti early Saturday, the country's second jail breakout reported in less than two months. Jailed Venezuelan police chief freed Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:33:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/20/LT--Venezuela-Freed.Opponent/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Venezuela-Freed.Opponent c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3736 CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A former Caracas police chief whose decade-long imprisonment had rallied Venezuela's opposition has been released from jail on humanitarian grounds to continue serving a 30-year sentence at home. Mexico struggles to return order to Los Cabos Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:38:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/19/Tropical.Weather/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_Tropical.Weather c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3a3b MEXICO CITY (AP) — Authorities struggled Friday to restore services and calm residents five days after Hurricane Odile knocked out power, water and phone service along the Baja Peninsula, sparking widespread looting in the resort area of Los Cabos. Mexico agency hears witness of army-gang faceoff Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:42:33 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/19/LT-Mexico-Army-Slayings/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Mexico-Army-Slayings c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3f1b ARCELIA, Mexico (AP) — Mexico's Civil Rights Commission said Friday it has talked to a witness in the case of a June 30 slaying of 22 people at a warehouse in southern Mexico. Case of American jailed in Cuba back in US court Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:11:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/19/US-Cuba-Imprisoned-American/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_US-Cuba-Imprisoned-American c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3dc7 WASHINGTON (AP) — A government subcontractor who has spent over four years imprisoned in Cuba should be allowed to sue the U.S. government over lost wages and legal fees, his attorney told an appeals court Friday. Ex-Salvador leader sent to prison to await trial Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:25:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/19/LT--Salvador-Former.President/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Salvador-Former.President c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-397a SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — A special police unit in El Salvador has moved a former president to prison to await trial on charges of embezzlement and illicit enrichment. Virus tally nears 500,000 in Dominican Republic Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:07:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/19/CB--Dominican-Virus.Outbreak/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_CB--Dominican-Virus.Outbreak c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3a78 SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The mosquito-borne virus known as chikungunya has sickened nearly 500,000 people in the Dominican Republic, including 109 newborn babies, an official with the Caribbean country's health ministry said Friday. Pre-Hispanic codex returns to Mexico from London Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:39:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/19/LT--Mexico-Aztec.Codex/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Mexico-Aztec.Codex c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3a79 MEXICO CITY (AP) — Three volumes of hand-written, indigenous accounts that vividly describe the history of pre-Hispanic Mexico are on public display in the country's capital after returning to the country from London. Paraguay: 3 guerrillas die in clash with troops Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:16:54 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/19/LT--Paraguay-Guerrillas.Killed/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Paraguay-Guerrillas.Killed c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3ab2 ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Paraguay's government says three members of a recently formed guerrilla group have died in a clash with security forces in the South American country. 6 dead in cartel-style killings in western Mexico Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:52:01 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/09/19/LT-Mexico-Violence/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Mexico-Violence c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:148593b024a:-3c16 MORELIA, Mexico (AP) — The bound bodies of six men were found dumped on a street Friday in the western Mexico state of Michoacan, where authorities have claimed to be making headway against drug gang violence.