At least 16 bodies found in northern Mexico

September 17th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by BNO News
NUEVO LAREDO, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- At least sixteen bodies were found, including one hanging from a bridge, in northern Mexico, local authorities said Friday.At around 8 a.m. local time, authorities received ... Read more...

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Marc Anthony collects more than $100,000 for orphanage

August 28th, 2012 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) Singer Marc Anthony collected more than $100,000 in Chicago for a Dominican Republic orphanage, the first Latin American organization to benefit from his Maestro Cares ... Read more...

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Mexico, US launch programme to detect nuclear materials

July 26th, 2012 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 26 (IANS/EFE) A programme to improve the detection and interdiction of illegal shipments of nuclear materials has been successfully implemented at Mexico's four main ports, the US ... Read more...

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Strong earthquake strikes off Mexico’s Pacific coast, no casualties

April 12th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by BNO News
LAZARO CARDENAS, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- A strong earthquake struck off the Pacific coast of Mexico on late Wednesday afternoon, causing tall buildings to sway as far away as Mexico City, seismologists ... Read more...

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Eight mechanics shot dead in garage in Mexico

May 19th, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Villahermosa (Mexico), May 19 (IANS/EFE) Eight mechanics working at a garage were gunned down and two were wounded in an attack in the southeastern Mexican state of Tabasco, authorities said ... Read more...

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Juliani Cardenas’ Alleged Kidnapper’s Car Found

January 29th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Investigators have been able to find a car from the Delta-Mendota Canal, which they believe was run inside the canal in northern California and contained the ... Read more...

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Fireworks blast leaves two dead

January 20th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Villahermosa (Mexico), Jan 20 (IANS/EFE) Two people died Wednesday when their car packed with fireworks suddenly exploded on a road in the southeastern Mexican state of Tabasco, authorities said.Carmen Gomez Hernandez and ... Read more...

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Obama telephones Mexican president Calderon after Tony Tormenta’s death

November 7th, 2010 - 3:10 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. president Barack Obama on Saturday telephoned Mexican president Felipe Calderon after Friday's military operation in which one of the leaders of the Gulf Cartel was killed, ... Read more...

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Subway Hero Saves The Life Of A Woman In Dire Straits

May 29th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A few days back, an unrevealed black male had exhibited his helpfulness and bravery. He had helped another female, who had lost consciousness and had ... Read more...

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Journalist killed in Colombia

May 2nd, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, May 2 (IANS/EFE) Colombian journalist Oscar Rubio Cardenas was murdered in his apartment in downtown Bogota, apparently by two people attempting to rob him, officials said. The body of the journalist, 75, ... Read more...

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Mexican immigrant sentenced for dealing firearms without license

March 10th, 2010 - 5:21 am ICT by BNO News
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (BNO NEWS) – A Mexican immigrant was sentenced to 2 and a half years in prison for dealing firearms without a license in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. Attorney Daniel ... Read more...

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US firms to explore hydrocarbons in Peru

February 4th, 2010 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Lima, Feb 4 (IANS/EFE) Peru has given permission to two US companies to explore hydrocarbons in the country, the energy ministry has said. Olympic Peru and Ramshorn International will drill exploratory hydrocarbon wells ... Read more...

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Two Miami-Dade, Florida HIV-clinic owners sentenced for health care fraud

January 27th, 2010 - 5:32 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) – Two Miami-Dade County HIV-clinic owners on Tuesday were sentenced to federal prison for conspiring to commit health care fraud, prosecutors said. From Febuary 2006 to December 2006, Lisset Lombera, ... Read more...

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Texas Governor issues statement regarding shooting at state capitol

January 22nd, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by BNO News
AUSTIN, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) – Texas Governor Rick Perry on Thursday issued a statement following the shooting at the state capitol earlier that day.“I commend the Texas Department of Public Safety troopers ... Read more...

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Illegal Border crossing to be aided by GPS

December 31st, 2009 - 12:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Diego, Dec 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The innovative faculty at the University of California, San Diego, are developing a GPS-enabled cell phone that tells dehydrated and thirsty migrants where to find water ... Read more...

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Over 200,000 affected by floods in Mexico

November 8th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Villahermosa (Mexico), Nov 8 (EFE) The number of flood-victims in the rain-soaked Mexican Gulf coast states of Tabasco and Veracruz has risen to 206,000, an official said. In Tabasco, the most affected area, ... Read more...

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30,000 Mexicans reeling under flood

November 4th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Nov 4 (EFE) Around 32,500 people have been affected by floods caused by heavy rains in southeastern Mexico, officials said Wednesday. The torrential rains in the past few days caused rivers ... Read more...

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Colombian navy kills senior rebel leader

February 21st, 2008 - 7:30 pm ICT by admin
Bogota, Feb 21 (IANS) The Colombian security forces have killed a senior member of the country's largest insurgency group in a joint operation in Meta province, EFE reported Thursday. Isidro Cardenas Moreno, ... Read more...

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