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  • Hugo Chavez Fast Facts 27 Apr 2017 19:42 CNN Father: Hugo Chavez, school teacher Mother: Elena (Frias) Chavez, school teacher Marriages: Marisabel Rodríguez de Chavez (December 1997- 2004, divorced); Nancy Colmenares de Chavez (divorced mid-1990s) Children: with Marisabel Chavez: Rosa Inés; with …
  • How Denis Stracqualursi and Everton turned into a love affair 27 Apr 2017 18:15 Liverpool Echo The story of Denis Stracqualursi and Everton is one that developed into a love affair. A return of three goals in 28 appearances is hardly the stuff of legend but the ever-ready and willing Argentine striker endeared himself to the Goodison masses. …
  • Tearful mom of international student missing in Vancouver asks for public’s help 27 Apr 2017 18:10 CHEK VANCOUVER — The mother of a missing Ecuadorian man studying in Vancouver has issued an emotional plea for information that could help find her son. Lupe Carrera travelled to Vancouver from Ecuador and spoke at a news conference at the University of …
  • Amy Schumer opens up about her boyfriend, swimsuit cover controversy 27 Apr 2017 17:31 INQUIRER.net I never had marriage as a goal, or having children. But I have an interest in making a commitment. —Amy Schumer, Actress LOS ANGELES—“Last time I saw you, I was covered in dirt and blood,” Amy Schumer recalled our interview last year on the set of “ …
  • 7 Latin American nations request info on Brazil graft probe 27 Apr 2017 16:54 AP News / Indystar SAO PAULO (AP) -- Seven Latin American countries are asking Brazil to share information on the dozens of plea bargains made by executives of Brazilian construction company Odebrecht. Odebrecht was one of the companies at the center of a kickback scheme …
  • Trump ‘Aims To Slash Aid to Colombia’ 27 Apr 2017 16:30 Today Colombia   US President Donald Trump has proposed US Congress to cut economic aid to Colombia by 21.1% from $133 million to $105 million, according to Foreign Policy magazine. While this would be a sizable cut, it would be a smaller cut—in percentage terms—than …
  • Ecuadoran Journalist Seeking Asylum in Peru, Still Sees Mission in Writing 27 Apr 2017 16:17 VOA Fernando Villavicencio knows all too well the risks confronting journalists who expose information that others want to suppress. The Ecuadoran journalist – convicted of defaming President Rafael Correa under the country’s harsh communications law – has …
  • Colombia's Ecopetrol halts Cano Limon pipeline after attack 27 Apr 2017 15:41 Reuters BOGOTA, April 27 A bomb attack early Thursday morning has caused an oil spill and halted the flow of crude along Colombia's second largest oil pipeline, the Cano-Limon Covenas, state oil company Ecopetrol said.The attack on the 485-mile (780-km) …
  • BYU students create prosthetic sockets for Sierra Leone amputees 27 Apr 2017 15:32 The Daily Herald The Sierra Leone Civil War took a lot from its people. After the 11-year struggle that ended in 2002, more than 27,000 people were left as amputees after rebels cut off their limbs. For the survivors, the crude amputations made fitting prosthetics …
  • The Rugby World Cup 2019 draw is imminent and this is who Wales could end up playing 27 Apr 2017 15:29 ICWales Amid the brouhaha of the Lions squad announcement and the eagerly-anticipated three Test series with the All Blacks this summer, it might have escaped the attention of some rugby fans that in a little under two weeks time is an equally significant event …