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  1. El Salvador's 677 murders in June most since civil warRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Wave

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador The month of June saw 677 murders in El Salvador, more than in any other single month since the end of the country's civil war. Miguel Fortin Magana, director of the country's Legal Medicine Institute, said Friday that June's total surpassed May's total of 641 murders.

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  2. El Salvador Sees Highest Monthly Murder Rate Since Civil WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Huffington Post

    In this May 28, 2015 photo, members of the fast response police units, known as Halcones, detain a suspected gang member, who was found out of breath on aA bed followingA a chase by police, in San Salvador, El Salvador. Observers blame the worsening insecurity on the breakdown of a 1.5-year-old truce between the gangs and the government.

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  3. America's birth of freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Examiner

    ... alarming decline from 20th place in 2010. Among the countries whose journalists enjoy more freedom are Namibia, El Salvador and Burkina Faso. The decline is a result of an increase in attacks on journalists by the public and law enforcement, threats ...

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  4. El Salvador croc 'nanny' brings reptile back from brinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The China Post

    ... acutus, also known as the American crocodile, here in the mangroves of the Barra de Santiago nature reserve on El Salvador's Pacific coast. From 1990, rangers at this popular park started to monitor nesting sites of the few remaining crocs. ...

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  5. Crocodile 'nanny' brings scaly creatures back from brink in El SalvadorRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Times of Oman

    Men fish next to a crocodile in Barra de Santiago, 110km southwest of San Salvador, El Salvador. Photo - AFP Barra de Santiago : The hungry baby crocodiles wriggle in Jose Antonio Villeda's hand.

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  6. Real Salt Lake: RSL announces its CONCACAF Champions League scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... 4. RSL makes a quick return trip to Central America five weeks later on Tuesday, Sept. 15, when it travels to El Salvador to face Santa Tecla FC. The club, in just its eighth year of existence, is making its first-ever Champions League appearance ...

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  7. Report Published: "Comision Ejecutiva Hidroelectrica del Rio Lempa -...Read the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | PR-inside.com

    ... hydroelectric project and Peace river hydroelectric project, among others. CEL is headquartered in San Salvador, El Salvador. Comision Ejecutiva Hidroelectrica del Rio Lempa - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile provides you comprehensive data and ...

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  8. Fitch Affirms La Hipotecaria's El Salvadorian Cross-Border TransactionsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Business Wire

    ... the transaction structure. As of April 2015, it stood at 19.13%, up from 16% at transaction closing. Fitch rates El Salvador's Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) 'BB-', Outlook Negative and its country ceiling (CC) 'BB+' (the two notch difference is ...

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  9. ANKARA: The Diaspora GoldmineRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Groong

    ... not to leave a country when it is doing well, so the diaspora is often a reminder of a country's darker moments. El Salvador, Nicaragua, and Cuba, to cite three examples, had more than 10% of their native population living abroad in 2010. And this ...

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  10. Taiwan helping El Salvador's pottery industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The China Post

    A Taiwanese agency funded by the government is helping El Salvador upgrade its pottery industry by improving local pottery artists' design abilities and injecting innovative elements into their works, the agency said earlier this week. Under a three-year program that will run through May 2017, the Taipei-based International Cooperation and Development Fund is working with artists in the town of Ilobasco, located in central El Salvador, as part of an effort to develop a niche pottery industry there, said the agency, which is responsible for Taiwan's foreign aid programs.

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  11. The Diaspora GoldmineRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Project Syndicate

    ... not to leave a country when it is doing well, so the diaspora is often a reminder of a country's darker moments. El Salvador, Nicaragua, and Cuba, to cite three examples, had more than 10% of their native population living abroad in 2010. And this ...

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  12. 10 Things to Know for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... 2015 photo, images of missing people are tacked to a wall at the Institute of Legal Medicine, in San Salvador, El Salvador. The Central American country has just experienced one of its most-violent months since th... (AP Photo/Dave Martin). FILE - ...

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  13. Bloodshed in El Salvador reaching levels of 1980s civil warRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Albany Times Union

    This June 12, 2015 photo shows hair styling doll heads on a counter at a hair salon in downtown San Salvador, El Salvador. Salvadoran women are giving up their blonde hair and highlights and dying it all black out of fear.

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  14. Violence in El Salvador approaching levels of previous civil warRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Word on the street is that only the girlfriends of gang members are allowed to be redheads or blondes.

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  15. 10 things to know for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | NBC12

    ... 2015 photo, images of missing people are tacked to a wall at the Institute of Legal Medicine, in San Salvador, El Salvador. The Central American country has just experienced one of its most-violent months since th... (AP Photo/Dave Martin). FILE - ...

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  16. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Wichita Eagle

    In this May 27, 2015 photo, images of missing people are tacked to a wall at the Institute of Legal Medicine, in San Salvador, El Salvador. The Central American country has just experienced one of its most-violent months since the end of the civil war in 1992, with more than 600 homicides reported in May for a population of just over 6 million.

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  17. Mon. Jun 22nd, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | TheCourier.com

    ... the what-ifs. Still in shock from the events of a few moments earlier, he... AP Photo/Manu Brabo SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) - Word on the street is that only the girlfriends of gang members are allowed to be redheads or blondes. So in this ...

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  18. Milan struggles to cope as Latin American gang violence starts afflicting general publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Catching fare-dodgers is all in a day's work for ticket inspectors on Milan's suburban trains.

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  19. 5 Most Expensive Coffees in the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Insider Monkey

    ... process makes their coffee more appealing. The Los Planes Coffee has been the gate of the Chalatenango region in El Salvador in breaking a world record. Now, the country itself is known as one of the greatest producers of coffee in the world. The ...

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  20. Yanez Marquez v. LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | FindLaw

    ... Department of Justice, Washington, D.C., for Respondent. Maria Yanez-Marquez (Yanez), a native and citizen of El Salvador, petitions for review of a Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) decision dismissing her appeal from the order of an Immigration ...

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