Chiquimula, Guatemala Newswire

Chiquimula, Guatemala Newswire

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  1. Central American Farmers Save Together to Cope With Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Voice of America

    Cleotilde Garcia uses half of a dried gourd to water her newly planted corn seedlings in Shalagua, in Guatemala's eastern state of Chiquimula, June 1, 2016. Local farmers say it has been four years since there was enough rain in the area known as the "dry corridor."

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  2. Pokemon Go First Death reported : 18-year-old teenager killed in Guatemala while playing the gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | India.com

    Till now you must have been aware about how much people are crazed with the augmented reality game Pokemon Go. It is being played in evey nook and corner, despite the fact that the game has still not been released worldwide and is only available in selected countries only.

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  3. Pokemon Go player (18) ambushed and killed while searching for PokemonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Independent.ie

    An 18-year-old boy has been fatally shot while playing Pokemon Go in the first reported death linked to the augmented reality game. An 18-year-old boy has been fatally shot while playing Pokemon Go in the first reported death linked to the augmented reality game.

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  4. Pokemon Go's first death, as warning issued about landminesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    It was only a matter of time before Pokemon Go was responsible for someone's death. Two teenagers from Guatemala were hunting for Pokemon when they were gunned down playing the wildly popular game.

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  5. Pokemon Go 'launches McDonald's gyms' so you can train ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    The popular augmented reality game has exploded across the globe over the last two weeks - landing players in some unusual places as they search for the creatures Pokmon GO is set to launch 'McDonald's gyms' as the hugely popular game continues to take over the globe. Over 3,000 McDonald's will be transformed into virtual battle areas where players can take capture an in-game tower and win in-game currency.

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  6. Teenage Pokemon players spotted wading knee deep in mud on dangerous bech as they hunted monstersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    A beach warden had to warn the two girls of the danger following a spate of incidents relating to the new gaming app Pokemon Go players have been warned not to put themselves in danger after two youngsters were spotted wading through mud at a notorious beach this week. A beach warden at Brean, Somerset, had to call the two teenage girls back from knee-deep mud as they waded half a mile out across the mudflats to hunt for the game's virtual monsters.

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  7. Pokemon Go Claims First Death: Teen Boy Shot in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | TG Daily

    A teenager has been shot dead in what might be the first death resulting from the augmented reality game, Pokemon Go. Jerson Lopez de Leon was ambushed and shot while he was playing the game with his 17-year-old cousin Daniel Moises Picen.

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  8. Pokemon GO death: First picture of 18-year-old who was shot dead...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Jerson Lopez de Leon was playing the wildly popular app in Guatemala with his cousin, 17-year-old cousin Daniel Moises Picen, when they reportedly decided to break into a house This picture shows the first Pokmon GO player thought to have died as a direct result of playing the app, according to local reports. Pictured smiling in a blue shirt, jeans and a baseball cap, heartbroken pals of Jerson Lopez de Leon, from Guatemala, have been paying tribute to the 18-year-old after he was shot dead.

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  9. Pokemon GO 'sees its first death after 18-year-old breaks into...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Jerson Lopez de Leon was shot dead when he broke into a home with 17-year-old pal Daniel Moises Picen while playing the game, according to local reports Jerson Lopez de Leon, 18, from Guatemala, is reported to be playing the game with his friend Daniel Moises Picen, 17, when they decided to break into a home in Chiquimula to catch one of the virtual animals.

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  10. Guatemala drought leaves hundreds of thousands hungryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Al Jazeera

    The situation is particularly bad in the "dry corridor", a region in the south of the country which extends into neighbouring Nicaragua, El Salvador and Honduras. In the areas of Jalapa, Chiquimula and Santa Rosa, children suffering from severe malnutrition - whose symptoms include dangerously low weight, dehydrated skin and hair loss - have been admitted to hospital.

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  11. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin America, CaribbeanRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Puerto Ricans held vigils and prepared to bury many of their own after authorities said nearly half of those killed at a gay nightclub in Florida had ties to the U.S. territory. The massacre of 49 people by a gunman shocked people worldwide.

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  12. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin America, CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | SFGate

    In this Thursday, June 16, 2016 photo, inmates are transported via a bus out of the Cojutepeque prison in El Salvador. This prison, which houses more than a 1,000 18th street gang members, will be closed down by the government, since it has been unable to prevent the amount of illegal activities happening inside the prison walls.

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  13. Drought heightens seasonal food scarcity in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    In this May 31, 2016 photo, too tired to play, Giovani Martinez rests on a makeshift bench outside his home in the village of Caparrosa, in Guatemala's eastern state of Chiquimula. Historically affected by poverty, thousands of people in eastern Guatemala are suffering from a prolonged drought that has resulted in a food crisis.

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  14. Guatemala government urged to rein in violence against mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    PARIS, France -- Reporters Without Borders has urged the Guatemalan authorities to move quickly to rein in the spiral of violence against journalists and provide them with lasting protection after local TV host Vctor Hugo Valdez Cardona on Tuesday became the fourth broadcast journalist to be killed this year in Guatemala. Based in the eastern city of Chiquimula and host of Chiquimula de Visin, a cultural programme he had presented for the past 27 years, Valdez was gunned down on a Chiquimula street by two helmeted individuals on a motorcycle.

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  15. Journalist Walking With Grandson Shot Dead in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Outlook

    A television journalist walking with his grandson in a city street in eastern Guatemala was shot dead by two assailants on a motorbike, police and fellow local reporters said. Victor Valdez, a 66-year-old Guatemalan journalist who led a cultural program on local cable network TL-COM for the past 29 years, was killed yesterday while walking with his teenaged relative in Chiquimula, a city near the border with Honduras where he lived.

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  16. Driving economic growth in rural Mexico and Central AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Switched

    ... for the "Broadening Economic Opportunities for Rural Women Entrepreneurs in Latin America" programme. Chiquimula, Guatemala (2016). Photo: UN Women/Alejandro De Len. The visit starts with the "Wool Road" in Teotitln del Valle , where members of ...

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  17. Crimson Cup Building Relationships with Guatemalan Q Graders and Coffee GrowersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | PRWeb

    On a recent coffee buying trip, Crimson Cup strengthened relationships with Guatemalan Q Graders and met new coffee growers. Company Founder and President Greg Ubert plans a second trip to Guatemala this spring.

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