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Sydney Morning Herald
Last photo shows Australian Rye Hunt, missing in Brazil, walking through Rio airportby words." In the first leg of their six-month trip, Mr Hunt and Mr Sheppard h
Last photo shows Australian Rye Hunt, missing in Brazil, walking through Rio airport
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
by words." In the first leg of their six-month trip, Mr Hunt and Mr Sheppard had travelled to Thailand before flying to South America. They had then planned to travel on to Europe. His family urged anyone with information to email... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
COLOMBIAmall in Cartagena, Colombia, on Sunday, May 15, 2016.Colombia is a dichotomy -
COLOMBIA
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
mall in Cartagena, Colombia, on Sunday, May 15, 2016.Colombia is a dichotomy - by some measures the most stable economy in South America, yet also the violent and chaotic heart of the world's cocaine industry. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Jeremy... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ivy Leaguers keep grip on Colombia economy as drug chaos spreadsUniversity in New York. As Maiguashca notes, Colombia is a dichotomy. By some
Ivy Leaguers keep grip on Colombia economy as drug chaos spreads
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
University in New York. As Maiguashca notes, Colombia is a dichotomy. By some measures it is the most stable economy in South America, yet also the violent and chaotic heart of the world's cocaine industry. Even as guerrillas and drug cartels... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Copa America tickets proving to be a tough sell locallyI’m talking about. Some early Copa America soccer tournament games scheduled fo
Copa America tickets proving to be a tough sell locally
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 hours ago
I’m talking about. Some early Copa America soccer tournament games scheduled for Century Link Field will have edgy fans in South American nations pacing their pueblos, haciendas and favelas. This is the 100th anniversary of South America’s biggest... Read more
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WA Today
Last photo shows Australian Rye Hunt, missing in Brazil, walking through Rio airportby words." In the first leg of their six-month trip, Mr Hunt and Mr Sheppard h
Last photo shows Australian Rye Hunt, missing in Brazil, walking through Rio airport
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
by words." In the first leg of their six-month trip, Mr Hunt and Mr Sheppard had travelled to Thailand before flying to South America. They had then planned to travel on to Europe. His family urged anyone with information to email... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Search continues for missing man in Brazilalso make the trip to offer support. Mr Hunt and his friend, who'd spent seven
Search continues for missing man in Brazil
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 hours ago
also make the trip to offer support. Mr Hunt and his friend, who'd spent seven weeks travelling through southeast Asia and South America, were captured on CCTV at Galeao International Airport apparently arguing before they split up. Australian... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Bulloch County's 2016 high school valedictoriansI was just there for her." Cribb's passion for helping others will serve her w
Bulloch County's 2016 high school valedictorians
Statesboro Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
I was just there for her." Cribb's passion for helping others will serve her well, as she plans to work as a missionary in South America. "My plan is to attend Ogeechee Technical College to pursue a diploma in echocardiography. It's a high-demand... Read more
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The Irish Times
Broadside: Can anybody truthfully say that Irish is a necessary language?even if I could, would be of exactly zero use to me in the wider world. I have
Broadside: Can anybody truthfully say that Irish is a necessary language?
The Irish Times / Posted 4 hours ago
even if I could, would be of exactly zero use to me in the wider world. I have spent many months travelling in Central and South America. I often found myself wishing the time I had spent trying to grapple with the compulsory text of Peig had been... Read more
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Perth Now
Missing Australian leaves clues behindbeen released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven we
Missing Australian leaves clues behind
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
been released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven weeks travelling through Southeast Asia and South America with, were captured on CCTV before they split up. “There appears to have been an argument between Rye and his... Read more
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examiner.com
Opposite sides of the globe unite: Cultural exchange brings together Indonesiayears travelling the world. “It was astounding to me that after visiting over 4
Opposite sides of the globe unite: Cultural exchange brings together Indonesia
examiner.com / Posted 6 hours ago
years travelling the world. “It was astounding to me that after visiting over 40 countries and living all over North and South America, I felt like I had arrived at home when I came to Jakarta.” Gala was astonished by the familiar feeling in... Read more
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News.com.au
Argument occurred before Aussie man went missingbeen released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven we
Argument occurred before Aussie man went missing
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
been released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven weeks travelling through Southeast Asia and South America with, were captured on CCTV before they split up. “There appears to have been an argument between Rye and his... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Missing Australian leaves clues behindbeen released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven we
Missing Australian leaves clues behind
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 hours ago
been released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven weeks travelling through Southeast Asia and South America with, were captured on CCTV before they split up. “There appears to have been an argument between Rye and his... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Missing Australian leaves clues behindbeen released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven we
Missing Australian leaves clues behind
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
been released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven weeks travelling through Southeast Asia and South America with, were captured on CCTV before they split up. “There appears to have been an argument between Rye and his... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Germany victorious at Britain’s eventing Nations Cuptrial. I’ve withdrawn before the showjumping because the ground is slightly fir
Germany victorious at Britain’s eventing Nations Cup
Horse and Hound / Posted 7 hours ago
trial. I’ve withdrawn before the showjumping because the ground is slightly firm for her, and there’s a small event down in South America this summer that we hope to go to!” Sam Hobbs was taken to hospital and was being kept in for observation... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Missing Australian leaves clues behindbeen released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven we
Missing Australian leaves clues behind
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
been released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven weeks travelling through Southeast Asia and South America with, were captured on CCTV before they split up. “There appears to have been an argument between Rye and his... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Search continues for missing man in Brazilbeen released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven we
Search continues for missing man in Brazil
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 hours ago
been released. Mr Hunt and his travelling companion, who he had spent seven weeks travelling through Southeast Asia and South America with, were captured on CCTV before they split up. 'There appears to have been an argument between Rye and his... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Gary Levine elected Kiwanis International trusteeof 100 years of the club in Canada. He was selected over two other candidates
Gary Levine elected Kiwanis International trustee
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 8 hours ago
of 100 years of the club in Canada. He was selected over two other candidates -- another from Canada and one from South America -- during the first round of balloting. Levine will serve on the 15-member international board for two... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Tony Bellew v Ilunga Makabu live from Goodison Parkdown again with a brutal left to the body but once again gets right back. It lo
Tony Bellew v Ilunga Makabu live from Goodison Park
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 hours ago
down again with a brutal left to the body but once again gets right back. It looked bad but not so for the tough South America. Smith is targeting him now with big shots and in the process he’s taking a few. Into round six we... Read more
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The China Post
Suriname lands $478M IMF loan to boost economic reform planthe International Monetary Fund to boost an economic reform program amid a drop
Suriname lands $478M IMF loan to boost economic reform plan
The China Post / Posted 10 hours ago
the International Monetary Fund to boost an economic reform program amid a drop in commodity prices, becoming the second South American country to seek such a bailout in nearly a decade. The IMF said it will immediately disburse $81 million as... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur Blog News
Vázquez doesn't look a viable option for Spurshe could see it on a free transfer. They were famous players who have 12-13 yea
Vázquez doesn't look a viable option for Spurs
Tottenham Hotspur Blog News / Posted 10 hours ago
he could see it on a free transfer. They were famous players who have 12-13 years experience from the time he saw them in South America. It is a part of the world that Italian clubs scout extensively due to being able to part-buy players who then... Read more
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examiner.com
Paul McCartney debuts One On One Tour in Europe with show in GermanyOne On One Tour Saturday with a show in Dusseldorf, Germany. The tour recently
Paul McCartney debuts One On One Tour in Europe with show in Germany
examiner.com / Posted 11 hours ago
One On One Tour Saturday with a show in Dusseldorf, Germany. The tour recently completed a string of shows in the U.S. and South America. He was welcomed by enthusiastic crowds, as seen in a video posted by his account on YouTube Sunday. According... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Drug-resistant superbug: What you need to know nowinfection is located. How common is it? It is rare, the Pennsylvania case is
Drug-resistant superbug: What you need to know now
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 hours ago
infection is located. How common is it? It is rare, the Pennsylvania case is the first recorded case in the United States. Cases have been seen in humans and pigs in China and in Canada, Africa, Europe and South America. © {YYYY} Cox Media G... Read more
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express
Cameron's scare tactics won't prevail - the EU fight is about DEMOCRACY, writes TIM MARTINthe biggest seller of wine in pubs in the UK. We buy 95 per cent of our wine fr
Cameron's scare tactics won't prevail - the EU fight is about DEMOCRACY, writes TIM MARTIN
express / Posted 13 hours ago
the biggest seller of wine in pubs in the UK. We buy 95 per cent of our wine from Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and South America. We have tried to achieve better terms from the European wine industry but have never managed to do so. I... Read more
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iol.co.za
Unprotected and open to plundertons of fish a year, the majority from African waters, followed by Asian waters
Unprotected and open to plunder
iol.co.za / Posted 14 hours ago
tons of fish a year, the majority from African waters, followed by Asian waters, and smaller amounts from Central and South America, and Antarctica. This week the Hawks took over the investigation of nine vessels spotted off the Eastern Cape.... Read more
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Pinoy Mountaineer
Pinoy mountaineers to climb Mt. Aconcagua, highest in South America and one of the "Seven Summits"with hiking partner Jacob Sarreal will attempt to climb Mt. Aconcagua in Argent
Pinoy mountaineers to climb Mt. Aconcagua, highest in South America and one of the "Seven Summits"
Pinoy Mountaineer / Posted 14 hours ago
with hiking partner Jacob Sarreal will attempt to climb Mt. Aconcagua in Argentina, at 6962 MASL the highest mountain in South America and one of the Seven Summits. The expedition, from late December 2016 to early January 2017 is expected to... Read more
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The Maui News
Jacaranda blooms add color to Upcountrypeak in some Upcountry areas, there are still many trees in full bloom lining t
Jacaranda blooms add color to Upcountry
The Maui News / Posted 15 hours ago
peak in some Upcountry areas, there are still many trees in full bloom lining the roads. The fast-growing trees native to South America and Central America were introduced to Hawaii around 1900. Due to their hardy nature and beautiful seasonal... Read more
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Daily Star
Hitler was 'buried in BRITISH territory – in Jesus Christ's tomb'found Hitler slipped away from Berlin moments before the Soviets invaded – maki
Hitler was 'buried in BRITISH territory – in Jesus Christ's tomb'
Daily Star / Posted 15 hours ago
found Hitler slipped away from Berlin moments before the Soviets invaded – making his way to the Canary Islands and then South America. But now a conspiracy theory suggests the evil Nazi dictator may have actually taken sanctuary after the war... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Florida faces ‘a little higher risk’ of hurricanes in 2016as far west as Texas. One theory behind the recent dry conditions in the Atlan
Florida faces ‘a little higher risk’ of hurricanes in 2016
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
as far west as Texas. One theory behind the recent dry conditions in the Atlantic is that drought in northeastern areas of South America may be funneling dry air to the north. But most of it has been the result of sinking air over the ocean,... Read more
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Salon.com
What just happened in Austria should be a wake-up call for American votersof the Philippines made Rodrigo Duterte, known as “the Asian Donald Trump,” the
What just happened in Austria should be a wake-up call for American voters
Salon.com / Posted 16 hours ago
of the Philippines made Rodrigo Duterte, known as “the Asian Donald Trump,” their president; even famously left-leaning South America has jolted rightward, putting an end to its so-called Pink Tide. The whole world, so desperate in these... Read more
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CBC.ca
What scientists are trying as antibiotics stop workingdiscovered in pigs, pork and a small number of people in China. It has since be
What scientists are trying as antibiotics stop working
CBC.ca / Posted 16 hours ago
discovered in pigs, pork and a small number of people in China. It has since been found in food and humans in Europe and South America. The U.S. and Canadian researchers have said the true prevalence of MCR-1 in the population needs to be... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
World readies for bigger Panama Canalanticipated growth has triggered a multibilliondollar dredging and building bin
World readies for bigger Panama Canal
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
anticipated growth has triggered a multibilliondollar dredging and building binge at ports in the U.S., the Caribbean and South America, all seeking to win a share of the traffic boom. Panama is also bidding to become a distribution hub for global... Read more
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iol.co.za
Arnie's promoting his first love in SAis a first for Africa and South Africa is hosting it. It has also been held in
Arnie's promoting his first love in SA
iol.co.za / Posted 18 hours ago
is a first for Africa and South Africa is hosting it. It has also been held in the US and in some countries in Europe and South America. His long-time training partner and business associate - Jim Lorimer, 88 - was also at the conference. They... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Memorial Day events offer ways to rememberin communication, weapons and language. He was part of a group demonstration t
Memorial Day events offer ways to remember
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
in communication, weapons and language. He was part of a group demonstration team with special operations in Central and South America. Griffith served two years on the Jefferson City Council, but resigned his seat to head the Red Cross' Capital... Read more
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Air Force Times
The Air Force's quiet war on the Latin American drug cartelswhen a B-52 Stratofortress from Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota flew a 27-
The Air Force's quiet war on the Latin American drug cartels
Air Force Times / Posted 19 hours ago
when a B-52 Stratofortress from Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota flew a 27-hour nonstop, long-range training sortie to South America. First, the B-52 trained with the Colombian air force and conducted a planned intercept exercise with a Lear... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Euro 2016: Why France have everything to play forbegins our conversation by giving me a map of the world which has been turned u
Euro 2016: Why France have everything to play for
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 19 hours ago
begins our conversation by giving me a map of the world which has been turned upside down, so that Africa and South America are on top. This is a teaching tool he uses in schools. “It is supposed to make you look again at the world,”... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Retail Notebook: Hoffman's Chocolates opens at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airportmore than 160 locations in Florida, Georgia, Tennessee and Texas and has franch
Retail Notebook: Hoffman's Chocolates opens at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 21 hours ago
more than 160 locations in Florida, Georgia, Tennessee and Texas and has franchises throughout the Caribbean, Central and South America and Puerto Rico. Renovated H&M reopens at Aventura Mall Apparel retailer H&M has reopened at Aventura Mall... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hershey's Pulisic is youngest to score for USMNTround versus Paraguay on June 11 at Philadelphia. The 29th-ranked Americans ha
Hershey's Pulisic is youngest to score for USMNT
York Daily Record / Posted 21 hours ago
round versus Paraguay on June 11 at Philadelphia. The 29th-ranked Americans had their largest victory margin against a South American nation, beat opponents from that continent in consecutive games for the first time and swept their three... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Missing Aust man left Rio airport in taxiand had been working in Kalgoorlie until he left the country on April 1. He is
Missing Aust man left Rio airport in taxi
Sky News Australia / Posted 21 hours ago
and had been working in Kalgoorlie until he left the country on April 1. He is an experienced traveller having also visited Southeast Asia and New Zealand. A social media campaign to #findrye has been shared across Australia and South... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Zealand K-Pop show set to be a hitnew Korean Wave is spreading through social media beyond Asia to every corner o
New Zealand K-Pop show set to be a hit
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
new Korean Wave is spreading through social media beyond Asia to every corner of the world, including the US, Europe and South America." Associate Professor Stephen Epstein, one of the editors of the book, estimated the number of K-Pop fans in... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
International relations expert: Play close attention to Rowley/Maduro dealVenezuelan government has seriously mismanaged its economy. “After all, Venezu
International relations expert: Play close attention to Rowley/Maduro deal
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 23 hours ago
Venezuelan government has seriously mismanaged its economy. “After all, Venezuela was considered the wealthiest country in South America. It has the second largest oil reserves in the world, after Saudi Arabia. But the country, under both Hugo... Read more
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dna
The man behind the namehim as the greatest scientific traveller who had ever lived. In fact, his name
The man behind the name
dna / Posted yesterday
him as the greatest scientific traveller who had ever lived. In fact, his name lives on. In many parts of North and South America and other parts of the world, Humboldt's name is still to be found in towns and rivers, as well as sundry... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Legendary Calgary fire chief to blame for 1911 bear mauling of young girla cinnamon-haired bear named Major (possibly a grizzly) and a female black bear
Legendary Calgary fire chief to blame for 1911 bear mauling of young girl
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
a cinnamon-haired bear named Major (possibly a grizzly) and a female black bear named Noodles. With them was a bird from South America and a foul-tempered monkey named either Barney or Jacko. Or perhaps there were two cranky monkeys — time and... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Former Texas OL Octavious Bishop joins ‘Horns staff in off-the-field roleBaylor quarterback Seth Russell has been on a mission trip with other Bears ath
Former Texas OL Octavious Bishop joins ‘Horns staff in off-the-field role
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
Baylor quarterback Seth Russell has been on a mission trip with other Bears athletes to Brazil, and he returns from his South American voyage to a much different program than he left behind. As QB1, Russell had to address the goings on in Waco one... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
SEC to discuss expanding restriction on transfersBaylor quarterback Seth Russell has been on a mission trip with other Bears ath
SEC to discuss expanding restriction on transfers
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
Baylor quarterback Seth Russell has been on a mission trip with other Bears athletes to Brazil, and he returns from his South American voyage to a much different program than he left behind. As QB1, Russell had to address the goings on in Waco one... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Petroleum Distributor Responds to Wall Street Journal Anti-Ethanol Editorial With True FactsUse Change (ILUC). This is primarily to take account of conversion of native pr
Petroleum Distributor Responds to Wall Street Journal Anti-Ethanol Editorial With True Facts
The Auto Channel / Posted yesterday
Use Change (ILUC). This is primarily to take account of conversion of native properties to ethanol production, mostly in South America. He nearly gets a number right when he contends that ethanol used 40% of the corn planted in the US. The... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor story- In a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes rela
Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor story
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
- In a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes related to the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Ronni Moffitt was an aide to former Chilean ambassador Orlando... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Argentina-Operation Condor story- In a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes rela
Argentina-Operation Condor story
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
- In a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes related to the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Ronni Moffitt was an aide to former Chilean ambassador Orlando... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor story- In a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes rela
Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor story
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
- In a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes related to the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Ronni Moffitt was an aide to former Chilean ambassador Orlando... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor story- In a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes rela
Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor story
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
- In a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes related to the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Ronni Moffitt was an aide to former Chilean ambassador Orlando... Read more
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ABC News
Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor StoryIn a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes relate
Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor Story
ABC News / Posted yesterday
In a story May 27 about an Argentina court ruling on human rights crimes related to the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Ronni Moffitt was an aide to former Chilean ambassador Orlando... Read more
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