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  1. Incorporating Ancient Mayan Techniques In The Modern WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PR Log

    Quetzaltenango, Guatemala - Mayan women artisans are taking advantage of modern technology and sustainable design trends to bring their products directly to Western consumers QUETZALTENANGO, Guatemala - July 25, 2016 - PRLog -- More than 50 women artisans in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala have partnered with the local Fair Trade organization, Y'abal to share their ancient weaving traditions . They use their colorful woven fabrics to create a collection of sophisticated and modern accessories for both men and women.

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  2. Mayan artifacts to be returned by U.S. to GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Capistrano Valley News

    Los Angeles-based Consul General of Guatemala, Roberto Archila, left, and FBI Assistant Director in Charge, Deirdre Fike, middle, review pre-Columbian Mayan artifacts during a repatriation ceremony at the FBI offices in Los Angeles, Friday, July 22, 2016. The items came to the attention of the FBI's Art Crime Team earlier this year when an individual managing the art collection of the owner made contact.

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  3. Photo: Los Angeles-based Consul General of Guatemala RobeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Los Angeles-based Consul General of Guatemala Roberto Archila, left, and FBI Assistant Director in Charge Deirdre Fike, middle, review pre-Columbian Mayan artifacts Friday, July 22, 2016, during a repatriation ceremony at the FBI offices in Los Angeles. The items came to the attention of the FBI's Art Crime Team earlier this year when an individual managing the art collection of the owner made contact.

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  4. FBI in LA Repatriates Ancient Mayan ArtifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... publicly identified. "The cultural significance of these pre-Columbian artifacts is priceless to the people of Guatemala," said Deirdre Fike, the FBI's assistant director in charge of the agency's Los Angeles office. "I'm very pleased that the FBI's ...

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  5. Mayan artifacts to be returned by US to GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Greenwich Citizen

    Los Angeles-based Consul General of Guatemala, Roberto Archila, left, and FBI Assistant Director in Charge, Deirdre Fike, middle, review pre-Columbian Mayan artifacts during a repatriation ceremony at the FBI offices in Los Angeles, Friday, July 22, 2016. The items came to the attention of the FBI's Art Crime Team earlier this year when an individual managing the art collection of the owner made contact.

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  6. Inside a Mayan healing ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Raw Story

    Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala - At the Cofradia de Conception in Santiago Atitlan, Juan Ramirez, 28, sits pensively on a wooden bench, his outstretched leg held gently by Don Juan Pacach, a Mayan priest and bonesetter.

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

    Thursday Jul 21 | 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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  8. Pokemon Go player (18) ambushed and killed while searching for PokemonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Independent.ie

    ... playing Pokemon Go in the first reported death linked to the augmented reality game. Jerson Lopez de Leon from Guatemala was shot dead while he was playing Pokemon Go with his cousin Daniel Moises Picen (17) in Guatemala. It's reported the two ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 20 | 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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  10. Local business sends mission to GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Lexington County Chronicle

    A local business played Good Samaritan for a mission to Guatemala. The 2016 Mission Team of Cayce's Holland Avenue Baptist Church asked for donations in May. There was also a chicken sale to fund the mission June 18 trip to Coban, Guatemala.

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

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... popular location-based app caused a rash of problems within weeks of its release. Jerson Lopez de Leon, from Guatemala, 18, was shot dead while playing the game with his cousin Daniel Moises Picen, 17. They reportedly decided to break into a home in ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... the game in the early hours of Tuesday morning when they pinched a oat and rowed to the middle of a lake. In Guatemala an 18-year-old died after hee was shot after he allegedly broke into a house to find Pokemon. They reportedly decided to break ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 20 | TG Daily

    ... cousin Daniel Moises Picen. The two were searching for Pokemon on a street in Chiquimula, 120 miles from Guatemala City. While the motive for shooting the teenager is unclear, the police suspect that the game's location features attract users to ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 20 | 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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  15. Pokemon GO 'sees its first death after 18-year-old breaks into...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | 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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  16. AP's Rodrigo Abd among this year's 4 Cabot Prize winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Daily News-Record

    In this Oct. 5, 2011 file photo, a man who only gave his first name Wilmer carries a sack of metal he collected after working the entire day at the bottom of one of the biggest trash dumps in the city, known as "The Mine," in Guatemala City. Hundreds of informal workers descend daily into the mounds of the landfill and the rushing waters that come from a storm tunnel and a sewer at the bottom of a gorge to search for scrap metal to sell.

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  17. U.S. Geothermal Inc. (HTM) Major Shareholder Jcp Investment...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Daily Political

    ... acquisition, development and utilization of geothermal resources in the Western United States and the Republic of Guatemala. It operates through two segments: Operating Plants, and Corporate and Development. Receive News & Ratings for U.S. ...

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  18. U.S. Geothermal Inc. (HTM) Major Shareholder Buys $864,982.10 in StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... acquisition, development and utilization of geothermal resources in the Western United States and the Republic of Guatemala. It operates through two segments: Operating Plants, and Corporate and Development. Receive News & Ratings for U.S. ...

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  19. Walt Disney Records to Release Elena of Avalor Soundtrack Ep 7/22Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Elena. In addition to singing the theme song, Gaby Moreno will also voice a guest role in the series. Born in Guatemala, Moreno performs her music, which ranges from blues to jazz to soul to R&B, in both English and Spanish. In addition to winning ...

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  20. Mission team shares Jesus in GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | White Lake Beacon

    A missions team of 15 adults and teenagers from Evangelical Covenant Church-Whitehall recently returned from a project in Guatemala. This was the fourth missions trip by the Whitehall church to Patzicia, Guatemala, in the mountainous region of the Central American country, since 2007.

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