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Plane carrying Chile soccer stars found, 50 years on

Santiago (AFP) - Climbers in Chile's Andes say they have found the wreckage of a missing plane that disappeared more than half a century ago with a team of soccer stars on board.
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Raul Castro: US must return Guantanamo for normal relations

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — Cuban President Raul Castro demanded on Wednesday that the United States return the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, lift the half-century trade embargo on Cuba and compensate his country for damages before the two nations re-establish normal relations....
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Fidel Castro: 'I don't trust the US, nor have I spoken with them'

Havana (AFP) - Fidel Castro does not "trust the US, nor have I spoken with them," the revolutionary icon, 88, said in a letter attributed to him and read out on state television Monday....
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Argentine prosecutor shot point blank in forehead: official

Buenos Aires (AFP) - An Argentine prosecutor found dead shortly before he was about to make explosive allegations about President Cristina Kirchner took a bullet point-blank to his forehead, justice officials said Saturday....
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Argentine Jews rally for 'truth, justice' over 1994 bombing

Buenos Aires (AFP) - Argentina's Jewish community pressed for "truth and justice", rallying at the site of a 1994 bombing in the wake of the suspicious death of the prosecutor investigating the attack....
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Haiti unveils cabinet to fill political vacuum

Port-au-Prince (AFP) - Haiti's leaders unveiled the line-up Monday of a unity government supposed to bridge a dangerous political void and put the fragile Caribbean nation back on the road to elected government....
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Argentine prosecutor who accused Kirchner found dead: media

Buenos Aires (AFP) - An Argentine prosecutor who accused President Cristina Kirchner of obstructing a probe into the 1994 bombing of a Buenos Aires Jewish center reportedly died just hours before he was due at a Congressional hearing Monday....
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5 years later, AP revisits sites devastated by Haiti quake

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — It's been five years since the ground shook violently in and around the overcrowded capital of Haiti, the Western Hemisphere's poorest country, raising a cloud of dust over the smashed city and outlying towns....
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A look at the Haiti earthquake on the 5-year anniversary

A look at the 2010 earthquake in Haiti and its aftermath:...
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Ten bodies and 11 heads found in violent Mexican state

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican police found 10 decapitated corpses and 11 heads in a southwestern state that has become a major problem for President Enrique Pena Nieto since the apparent massacre of 43 trainee teachers there in September....
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