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Bolivia suspends airline as Colombian crash probe points to lack of fuel

LA PAZ/MEDELLIN, Colombia (Reuters) - Bolivian authorities on Thursday suspended the license of a tiny charter airline whose plane crashed in Colombia this week after apparently running out of fuel, killing 71 people and wiping out a Brazilian soccer team on its way to a regional cup final.
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Cuba's Fidel Castro made revolutionary mark on history

The son of a wealthy landowner, Fidel Castro turned his back on a life of privilege to lead a left-wing revolution in Cuba that endured for decades and was shaped by his political cunning, keen sense of destiny and boundless ego....
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EU-Canada sign long-delayed trade pact

BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union and Canada signed Sunday a landmark trade pact, ending days of drama after a small Belgian region refused to endorse the agreement and deeply embarrassed the EU....
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Venezuela protests against Maduro escalate, dozens injured

Venezuela's increasingly militant opposition stepped up its push to oust leftist leader Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday with protests that drew hundreds of thousands but also saw unrest leading to dozens of injuries and arrests....
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Colombia airline halts Caracas flights on mid-air intercept

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's flagship airline has grounded all flights to Caracas after a confusing mid-air intercept of one of its planes by Venezuela's air force....
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Venezuela opposition resists as recall vote nixed

Caracas (AFP) - Venezuela's opposition Friday urged "resistance" after the government blocked its efforts to force a recall vote on President Nicolas Maduro, but vowed peaceful action to keep a political crisis from erupting into violence....
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Q&A: The Clintons and Haiti, what you need to know

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is accusing the Clintons of cashing in on Haiti's deadly 2010 earthquake....
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Health conditions worsen as aid trickles into remote Haiti

DAME MARIE, Haiti (AP) — In this most western tip of Haiti, 300 patients with festering wounds lay silently on beds at the main hospital in the seaside village of Dame Marie waiting for medicine a week after Hurricane Matthew hit the remote peninsula....
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Haitians worship among devastation caused by hurricane

JEREMIE, Haiti (AP) — Survivors of Hurricane Matthew put on their Sunday finest and picked their way through downed power lines to sing praise and pray in ruined churches, while desperation grew in other parts of devastated Haiti and international rescue efforts began ramping up....
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Colombians reject deal to end 52-year FARC rebel war

Colombians narrowly rejected a peace deal with Marxist guerrillas in a referendum on Sunday, plunging the nation into uncertainty and dashing President Juan Manuel Santos' painstakingly negotiated plan to end the 52-year war....
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