Ecuador Newswire

Ecuador Newswire

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  1. Court includes Ecuador's ex-President Correa in kidnap probeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... digital newspaper replica. Please click here to select a subscription, or login if you are already a member. QUITO, Ecuador (AP) - Ecuador's highest court has ordered former President Rafael Correa included in an investigation into a 2012 botched ...

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  2. 8 Ways to Be a More Responsible TravelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSN Living

    Tourism is one of the world's largest industries - making up about 10 percent of global GDP, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council - and it shows no signs of slowing down. But the economic boon that tourism brings can have detrimental effects on the people that live in popular destinations, and even on the destinations themselves.

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  3. Galapagos Volcano Eruption's Threat to Wildlife Is Small Compared to Man-Made IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTNH

    ... more human-induced threats to the species of the Galapagos," said Hugo Arnal, the World Wildlife Fund's director for Ecuador . The Galapagos consist of 13 major islands formed by volcanic eruptions that occurred millions of years ago. Since Charles ...

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  4. Airline pays A 10,000 barrister Philip Marshall compensation for...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2012 | Daily Mail

    ... top barristers specialising in commercial litigation. He and his wife and three children had enjoyed a fortnight in Ecuador and a visit to the Galapagos Islands. They had flown back to Madrid, where they were due to board a flight home to London, ...

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  5. Galapagos volcano eruptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Officials from the Galapagos National Park said Saturday that a volcano erupted, spewing out lava in the Galapagos Islands, and threatening wildlife. Dramatic television images, distributed by Galapagos National Park of the Eruption, showed clouds of gases and smoke rising thousands of feet into the sky around La Cumbre Volcano and streams of molten lava pouring into the sea, on its northern slope.

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  6. Mexico's prostitute scandal fun to read: Germany midfielder Julian DraxlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... a trip to Argentina to participate in the Copa America, Mexican players hired sex workers in a hotel in Quito, Ecuador. They were fined and suspended from the national team for half a year. This story has been sourced from a third party syndicated ...

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  7. Sport24.co.za | Sex, drugs and... don't forget the football, MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | News24

    ... June 2011, before a trip to Argentina for the Copa America, Mexican players hired sex workers in a hotel in Quito, Ecuador. They were fined and suspended from the team for half a year. The latest chapter has particularly outraged some die-hard fans, ...

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  8. Critical Review: Royal Caribbean CruisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Daily Political

    Royal Caribbean Cruises and International Seaways are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Royal Caribbean Cruises and International Seaways, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

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  9. Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel imagine Sarah Huckabee Sanders leaving the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | USA Today

    ... of Time, died on March 14, 2018, at the age of 76. Puerto Rican singer-songwriter Luis Fonsi performs in Quito, Ecuador, Thursday. The concert is part of the world tour 'Love and Dance World Tour' where he will stage his new single and music video ...

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  10. Giant Galapagos tortoises repatriated by Peru seen in Baltra Island, EcuadorRead the original story

    Friday Jun 15 | Xinhuanet

    Photo provided by the Management of the Galapagos National Park of Ecuador shows a technician evaluating several giant Galapagos tortoises in Baltra Island, Ecuador, on June 14, 2018. Peru repatriated 26 giant Galapagos tortoises rescued from traffickers last year to Ecuador.

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  11. Analyzing Royal Caribbean CruisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Royal Caribbean Cruises and Brookfield Infrastructure Partners are both large-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, earnings, profitability, risk and institutional ownership. Royal Caribbean Cruises has a beta of 1.23, indicating that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500.

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  12. Corporaci n Am rica Airports S.A. Reports 6.9% YoY Increase in Total Passenger Traffic in May 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Jun 15, 2018--Corporacion America Airports S.A. , the largest private sector airport operator in the world by number of airports, reported today preliminary year-over-year passenger traffic growth of 6.9% in May 2018. Total passenger traffic in May 2018 increased by 6.9% compared to the same period of 2017, primarily reflecting growth of 6.7% in Argentina, 6.4% in Brazil, 17.2% in Peru and 11.0% in Ecuador.

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  13. Reports from Cuba: Ariel Ruiz Urquiola imprisoned for his dedication to scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Babalu Blog

    ... Darwin's trip to the Galapagos, which revealed zoological-scale differences a thousand km from the mainland (Ecuador), the young man found analogous differences between adjacent mogotes in the island's westernmost set of mountains. After sending his ...

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  14. Presidential campaign of Ecuador's former president Rafael...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Babalu Blog

    Alias ??"Chorizo", a former guerrilla of the FARC and now under witness protection by the Colombian justice system, has alleged that former Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa was financed by the FARC during his presidential campaigns. Alexander "Chorizo" Duque, of the FARC's 48th Front, stated during the Caracol program Los Informantes that FARC guerrillas voted in Ecuador for Correa during the presidential election.

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  15. A guide for the (very) casual soccer fan trying to understand the 2018 World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    Every American has encountered a self-important soccer fan who informed them that it's called "football" everywhere else on Earth. But from there, the world of soccer - globally, the most popular sport by a long mile - can become populated by questions and uncertainty.

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  16. Collected Department Releases: Sixth Meeting of the Law Enforcement...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | State Department

    Activities on June 13-14 in Quito, Ecuador. This session was also held under the auspices of Ameripol, with a number of its members participating.

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  17. Intermountain Healthcare's Simulation Center Is Teaching Clinicians From Across The GlobeRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | World News Report

    ... Healthcare system, the nation, and world-wide, with the latest class including attendees from Utah, Wisconsin, and Ecuador. Simulation training involves simulating patient care scenarios so caregivers can practice how they'd respond. Simulation aims ...

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  18. Naming rights for five new snail-sucking snake species auctioned to save forests in EcuadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | EurekAlert!

    Five new species of eye-catching snakes with curious eating habits were found to dwell in forests in Ecuador. Their unusual taste for snails - a rather unusual diet among typical snakes - has even sculpted their jaws in such a way that they can suck the viscous slimy body of a snail right out of its shell.

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  19. U.S. Vice President Pence to visit Guatemala volcano victims - White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Trend

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence plans to visit Guatemala and meet with victims of a recent deadly volcanic eruption as part of a Latin American trip to Brazil and Ecuador, a White House official said on Thursday, Reuters reports. At least 109 people were killed by a massive eruption of Guatemala's Fuego volcano on June 3 that buried villagers in scalding ash and left nearly 200 missing.

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  20. Volcano music could help scientists monitor eruptionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | PressReleasePoint

    A volcano in Ecuador with a deep cylindrical crater might be the largest musical instrument on Earth, producing unique sounds scientists could use to monitor its activity. New infrasound recordings of Cotopaxi volcano in central Ecuador show that after a sequence of eruptions in 2015, the volcano's crater changed shape.

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