Central America Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Puerto Rico Lawsuits Live On After Promesa: A Look at the CasesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    While Puerto Rico is on a path to a historic debt restructuring, the commonwealth still faces legal challenges. Hedge funds and insurance companies are seeking to stop the island from redirecting revenue and imposing a moratorium on debt payments, with two suits emerging even after the passage of the Promesa bill.

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  2. Letter: Clause 16 of the Cybercrime Bill 2016 must be removedRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: As leader of the Democratic Republican Party of St Vincent and the Grenadines , I condemn and urge immediate removal of clause 16 of the Cybercrime Bill 2016, which was introduced into SVG's House of Parliament in June 2016. The Bill, which is currently before a select committee of the House, is expected to be debated in parliament at its next sitting on August 4 and I believe it will pass if the select committee work is completed by that time.

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  3. Turks and Caicos reports five cases of zikaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  4. Cayman Islands judge rejects ban on release of genetically engineered mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  5. EOG Resources Inc. (EOG) Stock Price Down 3.1%Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Political

    EOG Resources Inc. shares dropped 3.1% on Monday . The company traded as low as $78.19 and last traded at $78.51, with a volume of 1,899,123 shares changing hands.

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  6. PM Harris Insists Team Unity Is Cohesive Despite Opposition Claims Of A SplitRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WINN FM 98.9

    St. Kitts and Nevis Team Unity Cabinet Ministers on Saturday engaged in an assessment of their performance and addressed matters requiring their attention "All retreats by nature should be candid and frank and this one was extremely well-advanced in terms of the candor and the frankness with which members brought to the table," said St. Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris. The retreat was facilitated by three regional politicians, Prime Minister Keith Mitchell of Grenada former St. Vincentian Prime Minister James Mitchell, and Barbados Opposition Leader Mia Mottley.

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  7. American Surfer Mauled By Crocodile In Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Switched

    An American surfer survived a fierce crocodile attack at a popular Costa Rican beach, thanks to the brave actions of his roommate. Jon Becker, a 59-year-old retiree from Colorado , was crossing a river at Tamarindo Beach with a friend after a morning surf on Friday when the large crocodile bit him several times in the leg and the head .

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  8. Conservationists Urge Increased Protections of Silky Sharks at International MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Indybay.org

    Turtle Island Restoration Network and partner organizations are calling on the delegates at an upcoming global conservation meeting to take action to reduce the killing of silky sharks. These sharks are targeted for their valuable fins, and are in dire need of greater protections.

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  9. Boulder man loses foot in a crocodile attackRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheDenverChannel

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 25 at 7:10PM MDT expiring July 25 at 8:15PM MDT in effect for: Bent, Crowley, Kiowa, Otero Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 25 at 7:30PM MDT expiring July 25 at 8:15PM MDT in effect for: Crowley, Otero, Pueblo Flash Flood Warning issued July 25 at 6:07PM MDT expiring July 25 at 8:00PM MDT in effect for: Pueblo Areal Flood Advisory issued July 25 at 5:59PM MDT expiring July 25 at 8:00PM MDT in effect for: Pueblo COSTA RICA -- A Colorado man is alive, but seriously hurt, after fighting off a crocodile while surfing with a friend in Costa Rica. Despite surviving a traumatic attack, Jon Becker, of Boulder, swam back to the shore of the Tamarindo River in Costa Rica.

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  10. Early cabinet reshuffle ahead for St Lucia PMRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  11. Astros give $1.5M deal with Cuban shortstop Anibal SierraRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Cuban shortstop Anibal Sierra will receive a $1.5 million signing bonus as part of his minor league contract with the Houston Astros. The 22-year-old played for Avispas de Santiago from 2012-14 in Cuba.

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  12. PM order blitz on firms in bid to repeat the BHS scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Democratic National Convention chaos: Sanders backers chant 'Bernie' then boo every mention of Hillary; arena is surrounded by anti-Clinton mob - and even the gavelling goes wrong Trump's secret backer? Clinton campaign doubles down on claims Putin's government has links to email hackers who have turned Hillary's coronation into total chaos 'No homo!' How DNC staffers under Wasserman Schultz used anti-gay slurs, mocked the name of an African-American assistant and created a sexist Craigslist job posting to humiliate Donald Trump Bernie supporters will try to unseat Tim Kaine: Fresh division rocks DNC as Sanders backers say they object to Clinton's VP pick PIERS MORGAN: If Hillary and her devious DNC disciples stab a good man like Bernie in the back, how can she be trusted with the keys to the White House? Trump rebrands rival 'Hillary Rotten Clinton' and clobbers her with 'low energy' ... (more)

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  13. Chinese 'dragon' on the hunt in UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    In Uganda, China currently holds a major stake across various sectors of the economy including manufacturing, hospitality, and infrastructure with several of its firms undertaking key projects such as the Karuma dam construction In ancient Chinese folklore the mythical creature, a dragon is believed to have the powers to bring rainfall, hurricanes and even floods. However, it also symbolises good luck, strength, and power.

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  14. Canadian-born gymnast Marisa Dick mired in Olympic controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    Canadian-born dual citizen Marisa Dick will make history at this summer's Rio Olympics when she becomes the first gymnast to represent Trinidad and Tobago at a Summer Games. Yet it's an honour not everyone in the Caribbean country believes Dick deserves - including her top competitor, Thema Williams.

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  15. Another voice: America's conflicted policy on CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    One year after the United States and Cuba formally re-established diplomatic relations, the two governments have made considerable, if halting, progress toward rebuilding what has been the most poisonous relationship in the hemisphere. Washington and Havana have agreed to cooperate on health care challenges, maritime issues, agriculture, climate change and environmental initiatives.

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  16. UN committee grants CPJ accreditationRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    The United Nations Economic Social Council today voted to grant consultative status to the Committee to Protect Journalists. The step will allow the independent nonprofit organization to access U.N. bodies and processes, such as the Human Rights Council in Geneva, where accredited NGOs can deliver a counter-narrative to states.

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  17. Latam Close-One issuer raises Us$1bn in LatAm primary marketRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    The Republic of Ecuador announced a five-year US dollar bond sale. Ratings are expected to be B/B on the 144a/Reg S deal, which is being sole-led by Citigroup.

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  18. Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) Shares Up 5.7%Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Sears Holdings Corp. shot up 5.7% during mid-day trading on Monday . The company traded as high as $16.09 and last traded at $15.83, with a volume of 270,782 shares changing hands.

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  19. Development Bank launches programme to tackle poverty in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    The Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank is to launch a multimillion-dollar programme tomorrow to help the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States better measure poverty. The CDB says the US$2.8 million Enhanced Country Poverty Assessment Programme is also designed to assist other Caribbean countries in improving their capacity to measure poverty.

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  20. Boulder man survives 'vicious attack' by crocodile in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Colorado Daily

    A Boulder man survived being attacked by a large crocodile at a popular tourist beach in Costa Rica on Friday after he and his friend fought off the reptile with their bare hands. Jon Becker, 59, was in serious but stable condition.

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