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Argentina's unions stage nationwide strike to protest crisisA nationwide strike to protest the Argentine government's handling of the country's economic crisis is grounding flights and paralyzing bus and train lines
The Associated Press15 minutes ago
Tropical Storm Rosa forms off Mexico's Pacific coastTropical Storm Rosa has formed off Mexico's Pacific coast, and while it is expected to strengthen, forecasters say it will remain far offshore
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FILE - In this Dec. 30, 2016 file photo, then Argentina's Finance Minister Luis Caputo attends a news conference at Casa Rosada presidential palace in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Caputo, Argentina's central bank chief resignation since June 2018, resigned Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, amid negotiations with the International Monetary Fund. He cites personal reasons for stepping down. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano, File)
Argentina's central bank chief resigns amid IMF negotiationsArgentina says its central bank chief has resigned amid negotiations with the International Monetary Fund
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
FILE - In this April 5, 2018 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, left, speaks with his press officer Jorge Rodriguez, in Caracas, Venezuela. The Trump administration slapped financial sanctions on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, on four members of Maduro’s inner circle, including his wife, the nation’s vice president and Rodriguez, on allegations of corruption.  (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos, File)
US puts sanctions on Venezuela first lady, other officialsThe Trump administration has slapped financial sanctions on four members of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's inner circle, including his wife and the nation's vice president on allegations of corruption
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Argentine central bank chief resigns amid negotiations with IMFArgentine central bank chief resigns amid negotiations with IMF
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US Treasury slaps sanctions on Venezuelan president's wife, inner circle, as US steps up pressure on MaduroUS Treasury slaps sanctions on Venezuelan president's wife, inner circle, as US steps up pressure on Maduro
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Deported Mexican mother of 4 citizens back to pursue asylumThe Mexican mother of four US citizens who was deported despite claims of threats by a Mexican drug cartel has returned to the United States.
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Mexican gov't agency says 1968 massacre was a 'state crime'For the first time, a Mexican government body has acknowledged that the massacre of student protesters at the capital's Plaza of the Three Cultures on Oct. 2, 1968, was a "state crime."
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - This file photo provided by the Kaufman County Sheriff's Office shows Amber Renee Guyger. Guyger, a Dallas police officer accused of fatally shooting her neighbor inside his own apartment has been dismissed, the police department announced Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. The Dallas Police Department fired Guyger weeks after she fatally shot 26-year-old Botham Jean inside his own apartment on Sept. 6. Court records show Guyger said she thought she had encountered a burglar inside her own home.(Kaufman County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
Dallas police officer who shot neighbor fired by departmentDallas police say a white officer who fatally shooting her black neighbor inside his own apartment has been fired
The Associated Press12 hours ago
The Latest: Dallas officer's attorney says firing unfairThe attorney for a white Dallas police officer charged in the fatal shooting of her black neighbor in the man's own apartment says his client's firing was premature and unfair
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Venezuelan official to crash UN meeting on migrant crisisVenezuela's foreign minister says he is ready to crash a meeting at the United Nations called to help surrounding countries struggling to deal with the flood of migrants fleeing his nation's economic crisis
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Venezuela says diplomats may be tied to assassination tryVenezuela says diplomats from three Latin American may have been involved in an attempt to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro
The Associated Press15 hours ago
AP Interview: Brazil's Temer denies graft, defends legacyAP Interview: Brazilian President Michel Temer defends his legacy and says corruption cases against him were aimed at derailing his attempts to reform the country's pension system
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Mexico: Alleged lookout nabbed in murder of Chiapas reporterAuthorities in southern Mexico say they have made an arrest in the shooting death of a journalist for the newspaper Heraldo de Chiapas
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Dallas police say Officer Amber Guyger, accused of fatally shooting neighbor in his own apartment, has been firedDallas police say Officer Amber Guyger, accused of fatally shooting neighbor in his own apartment, has been fired
The Associated Press1 day ago
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