Military helicopter crashes in northern Colombia, killing 13

May 1st, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by BNO News
BOGOTA, COLOMBIA (BNO NEWS) -- A Colombian Air Force helicopter crashed in the northern region of the country on late Monday afternoon, killing all thirteen people on board, defense officials said on ... Read more...

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Guatemala arrests former top cop for killings

March 24th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, March 24 (IANS/EFE) Former police director Marlene Blanco and two ex-cops were arrested Friday on charges of conspiring to carry out extrajudicial executions, said a spokesman for the ... Read more...

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Falling coconut kills Colombian man

August 28th, 2010 - 8:44 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) A man died after a falling coconut hit him on the head while he was relaxing in the shade of a coconut palm in the Colombian town of ... Read more...

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11 killed as miscreants set bus afire in El Salvador

June 22nd, 2010 - 7:00 am ICT by IANS
San Salvador, June 22 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed when unidentified miscreants sprayed fuel on a bus and set it afire here in the capital of El Salvador, officials said. The ... Read more...

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French Filmmaker Christian Poveda Reportedly Shot Dead

September 3rd, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Filmaker Christian Poveda, 52, whose controversial documentary film on a nefarious street gang in El Salvador had caused outrage has been shot dead reportedly. He was discovered dead in his ... Read more...

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