AP - ap.online.regional.latin.america.caribbean http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.latin.america.caribbean News Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:54:04 -0400 Costa Rican a celebrity after certified miracle Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:45:36 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/19/LT-Costa-Rica-John-Paul-Miracle/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Costa-Rica-John-Paul-Miracle c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:36f6 TRES RIOS, Costa Rica (AP) — On a warm spring day, Floribeth Mora was in her bed waiting to die from a seemingly inoperable brain aneurysm when her gaze fell upon a photograph of Pope John Paul II in a newspaper. Colombia hopes to share Garcia Marquez remains Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:59:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/19/LT-Mexico-Garcia-Marquez/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Mexico-Garcia-Marquez c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:37cf MEXICO CITY (AP) — The final resting place for the ashes of Gabriel Garcia Marquez remains unclear. It could be Mexico where he lived for decades or his native Colombia. Perhaps even both. Deadline lapses in Peru for illegal gold miners Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:14:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/19/LT-Peru-Illegal-Gold/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Peru-Illegal-Gold c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:378b LIMA, Peru (AP) — The clock has run out for an estimated 40,000 illegal gold miners who had until Saturday to legalize their status in a region of southeastern Peru where fortune-seekers have ravaged rainforests and contaminated rivers. The government's vow to enforce a ban on illegal mining is raising fears of bloody confrontations. Mixed feelings for Garcia Marquez in hometown Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:31:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/LT--Garcia.Marquez-Colombia/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Garcia.Marquez-Colombia c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3211 ARACATACA, Colombia (AP) — Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in the Nobel laureate's twisting and impassioned novels. AP Photos: Latam Catholics pay tribute to Christ Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:27:22 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/LT--Latam-Holy.Week-Photo.Gallery/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Latam-Holy.Week-Photo.Gallery c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3404 MEXICO CITY (AP) — Roman Catholics throughout Latin America and the Caribbean are paying tribute to Jesus Christ in Holy Week traditions that go back centuries and range from religious processions to self-flagellation. Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:17:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/LT--Mexico-Earthquake/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Mexico-Earthquake c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:33a4 ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties. Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:49:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/-LT--Mexico-Earthquake/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_-LT--Mexico-Earthquake c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:333a ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties. Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:22:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/LT-Mexico-Earthquake/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Mexico-Earthquake c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3114 ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets, where broken windows and debris fell, but there were no early reports of major damage or casualties. US Geological Survey says Mexico quake magnitude 7.5 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:45:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/LT-APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:3126 MEXICO CITY (AP) — US Geological Survey says Mexico quake magnitude 7.5. Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:29:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/LT--Obit-Garcia.Marquez/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Obit-Garcia.Marquez c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2f84 MEXICO CITY (AP) — Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast. Excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:06:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/LT-Garcia-Marquez-Excerpts-/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Garcia-Marquez-Excerpts- c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2f66 MEXICO CITY (AP) — Here are some excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Anger and dismay at stalled Guantanamo 9/11 trial Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:02:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/CB--Guantanamo-Sept.11.Trial/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_CB--Guantanamo-Sept.11.Trial c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2f68 GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — Don Arias stormed out of the meeting with the defense lawyers at this U.S. Navy base after less than 15 minutes. He was soon followed by three others who also lost family members in the 9/11 terror attack. Excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:52:13 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/18/LT-Garcia-Marquez-Excerpts-/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Garcia-Marquez-Excerpts- c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2eb9 MEXICO CITY (AP) — Here are some excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Guantanamo trial in 9/11 veers off track again Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:52:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/17/CB--Guantanamo-Sept.11.Trial/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_CB--Guantanamo-Sept.11.Trial c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:297f GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — An effort to prosecute the self-proclaimed mastermind of the Sept. 11 terrorist attack and four co-defendants veered off track again Thursday as a pretrial hearing ended with new obstacles that threaten to further derail the case before a military tribunal at Guantanamo Bay. Works by Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:17:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/17/LT--Obit-Garcia.Marquez-Works/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Obit-Garcia.Marquez-Works c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2d2f Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez was among Latin America's most popular writers and widely considered the father of a literary style known as magic realism. Argentina considers crackdown on street protests Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:01:21 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/17/LT--Argentina-Policing.Protests/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Argentina-Policing.Protests c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2c8f BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's populist government is proposing a crackdown on street protests amid increasing unrest over the souring economy. The new rules dismayed many of its natural allies Thursday, who called it a worrisome retreat after a decade of permissive policing. Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:07:06 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/17/LT--Obit-Garcia.Marquez/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Obit-Garcia.Marquez c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2bfd MEXICO CITY (AP) — A person close to the family has confirmed reports that that Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died. He was 87. AP NewsAlert Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:02:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/17/LT--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2bfe MEXICO CITY (AP) — Source close to family says Nobel laureate novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died. Peru volcano prompts evacuation of 4,000 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:02:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/17/LT--Peru-Volcano/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Peru-Volcano c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2b17 LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian authorities have ordered the preventative evacuation of 4,000 people living near the Ubinas volcano, which has been spouting ash clouds up to 2 miles (nearly 4 kilometers) high. Hail wreaks Easter travel havoc in Mexico City Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:39:43 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2014/04/17/LT-Mexico-Hailstorm/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Mexico-Hailstorm c9d8ec1afb93944a:16802251:144f994e414:2b16 MEXICO CITY (AP) — A freak spring hailstorm has caused havoc for thousands of people trying to leaving Mexico City for Easter weekend.