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Mexico City, Apr 20 (EFE).- At least 18 people died in two traffic accidents in Mexico state, which surrounds the Federal District and forms part of the Mexico City metropolitan area, a spokesman for...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 21:31
Mexico City, Apr 20 (EFE).- At least 18 people died in two traffic accidents in Mexico state, which surrounds the Federal District and forms part of the Mexico City metropolitan area, a spokesman for...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 21:31
La Paz, Apr 20 (EFE).- The urea and ammonia plant being built by South Korea's Samsung in central Bolivia will begin operating in 2016, President Evo Morales said. Work is progressing satisfactorily...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 21:30
La Paz, Apr 20 (EFE).- The urea and ammonia plant being built by South Korea's Samsung in central Bolivia will begin operating in 2016, President Evo Morales said. Work is progressing satisfactorily...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 21:30
Washington, Apr 20 (EFE).- Singer Gwen Stefani could replace Christina Aguilera, who is pregnant, as coach on "The Voice," media reports said. The Hollywood Reporter and TheWrap reported that Stefani...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 17:16
International Sports Desk, Apr 20 (EFE).- Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka defeated countryman Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 6-2 Sunday in the final in Monte Carlo to win his first Masters 1000 event...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 17:16
International Sports Desk, Apr 20 (EFE).- Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka defeated countryman Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 6-2 Sunday in the final in Monte Carlo to win his first Masters 1000 event...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 17:16
Rome, Apr 20 (EFE).- Pope Francis used his second Easter message as pontiff on Sunday to call for peace and asked for Jesus' help to end "all war and every conflict, whether great or small, ancient...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 17:16
Rome, Apr 20 (EFE).- Pope Francis used his second Easter message as pontiff on Sunday to call for peace and asked for Jesus' help to end "all war and every conflict, whether great or small, ancient...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 17:16
Shanghai, Apr 20 (EFE).- British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton won the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday in Shanghai, taking the fourth race of the year on the F1 circuit. Hamilton's teammate, Germany's...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 14:47
Mexico City, Apr 20 (EFE).- Eight people were killed when a small plane hit a commercial building and then crashed into some warehouses in the northern Mexican state of Coahuila, the Excelsior...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 14:47
Barcelona, Spain, Apr 19 (EFE).- At least 34 of the more than 100 native ethnicities and indigenous communities living in Colombia are going through a "humanitarian crisis" and are threatened with...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 21:46
Vatican City, Apr 19 (EFE).- The papal almoner distributed Friday night 100 envelopes of money in the name of Pope Francis to beggars who spend the night in the cold and discomfort of the capital's...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 21:46
Sanaa, Apr 19 (EFE).- At least 10 suspected al-Qaeda combatants and three civilians died Saturday in a U.S. drone attack on south Yemen, the nation's Supreme Security Commission said. The bombing hit...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 21:46
Seoul, Apr 19 (EFE).- Hopes of finding survivors of the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol from among the 269 people still missing were fading fast Saturday, with little progress being made at...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 21:46
Kiev, Apr 19 (EFE).- The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry announced Saturday that it has taken the first steps toward applying the Geneva accord, including the suspension of active antiterrorism operations...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 19:01
Washington, Apr 19 (EFE).- A Falcon 9 rocket of the SpaceX company blasted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying into orbit the unmanned cargo spacecraft Dragon, which will dock at the...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 19:01
Lima, Apr 19 (EFE).- Peruvian authorities organized the moving of 28,000 camelids - alpacas and llamas - of the herds that live around the Ubinas volcano in the southeastern region of Moquegua,...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 19:01
Tokyo, Apr 19 (EFE).- The Japanese government has decided to continue whaling in the North Pacific though it will reduce the number of catches as a result of an order issued by the International...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 19:01
Zagreb, Apr 18 (EFE).- Chilean international Antonio "Junior" Fernandes, who plays professionally for Dinamo Zagreb, had surgery for a broken leg and will not be able to compete for his country in...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 21:17
Washington, Apr 18 (EFE).- The U.S. State Department said Friday that it will allow more time for eight federal agencies to weigh-in on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. "Agencies need additional...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 21:17
Beijing, Apr 18 (EFE).- At least 20 people died and two more are missing after the flooding of a coal mine in the southwestern province of Yunnan, the official Chinese news agency Xinhua said Friday...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 19:31
Mexico City, Apr 18 (EFE).- Mercedes Barcha is "full of sadness" for the death of husband Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a family friend said Friday as he was leaving the Mexico City home of the late Nobel...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 17:34
Mexico City, Apr 18 (EFE).- Mercedes Barcha is "full of sadness" for the death of husband Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a family friend said Friday as he was leaving the Mexico City home of the late Nobel...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 17:34
International Sports Desk, Apr 18 (EFE).- Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Swiss great Roger Federer will face one other in the semifinals of the Monte Carlo Masters after each triumphed in hard-fought...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 16:32
Moscow, Apr 18 (EFE).- The Russian government celebrated on Friday the first shipment of oil from an offshore platform in Moscow's Arctic waters. "The whole project will positively influence Russia's...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 15:17
Moscow, Apr 18 (EFE).- The Russian government celebrated on Friday the first shipment of oil from an offshore platform in Moscow's Arctic waters. "The whole project will positively influence Russia's...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 15:17
Washington, Apr 18 (EFE).- NASA said that astronomers working with the Kepler Space Telescope have located the first Earth-sized planet within what is called the habitable zone: the right distance...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:48
Madrid, Apr 18 (EFE).- April will be a "very decisive month" for Atletico Madrid as it fights to stay atop the Spanish first division and prepares for a Champions League semifinal against Chelsea,...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:48
Rio de Janeiro, Apr 18 (EFE).- French automaker Renault announced that it will invest 500 million reais ($222 million) over the next five years in the production of two new models at it plant in Sao...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:48
Mexico City, Apr 18 (EFE).- Four laborers working on the remodeling of a restaurant in northern Mexico were killed when the marquee over the entrance crashed down on them, authorities said. The...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:48
Mexico City, Apr 18 (EFE).- The Mexican government has received no reports of casualties or major damage after a magnitude-7.2 earthquake off the Aztec nation's southwestern Pacific coast, emergency...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:48
Katmandu, Apr 18 (EFE).- At least 12 Nepalese guides were killed and three others badly injured Friday in an avalanche on one of the climbing routes to the summit of Mount Everest, authorities told...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:17
Katmandu, Apr 18 (EFE).- At least 12 Nepalese guides were killed and three others badly injured Friday in an avalanche on one of the climbing routes to the summit of Mount Everest, authorities told...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:17
New York, Apr 18 (EFE).- Mexicans Yolanda Cruz and Rodrigo Reyes are the recipients of the 2014 Heineken VOCES Grant, presented by the Dutch brewer in conjunction with New York's Tribeca Film...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:16
New York, Apr 18 (EFE).- Mexicans Yolanda Cruz and Rodrigo Reyes are the recipients of the 2014 Heineken VOCES Grant, presented by the Dutch brewer in conjunction with New York's Tribeca Film...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:16
Seoul, Apr 18 (EFE).- South Korean prosecutors requested arrest warrants Friday for the captain and two other crew members of a ferry carrying 475 passengers that sunk two days ago in the Yellow Sea...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 11:33
Seoul, Apr 18 (EFE).- South Korean prosecutors requested arrest warrants Friday for the captain and two other crew members of a ferry carrying 475 passengers that sunk two days ago in the Yellow Sea...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 11:33
International Sports Desk, Apr 18 (EFE).- Ten years after his only previous clay-court victory over countryman Rafael Nadal, Spain's David Ferrer upset the world No. 1 on Friday in the quarterfinals...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 11:33
International Sports Desk, Apr 18 (EFE).- Ten years after his only previous clay-court victory over countryman Rafael Nadal, Spain's David Ferrer upset the world No. 1 on Friday in the quarterfinals...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 11:33
New York, Apr 18 (EFE).- Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Bill and Hillary Clinton, revealed she is expecting her first baby. "Marc and I are very excited that we have our first child arriving later this...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 11:32
New York, Apr 18 (EFE).- Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Bill and Hillary Clinton, revealed she is expecting her first baby. "Marc and I are very excited that we have our first child arriving later this...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 11:32
San Juan, Apr 17 (EFE).- Puerto Rican salsa star Cheo Feliciano died early Thursday when his car collided with a cement pole in San Juan. He was 78. The crash occurred at 4:13 a.m. as the singer was...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 22:31
San Juan, Apr 17 (EFE).- Puerto Rican salsa star Cheo Feliciano died early Thursday when his car collided with a cement pole in San Juan. He was 78. The crash occurred at 4:13 a.m. as the singer was...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 22:31
Mexico City, Apr 17 (EFE).- Colombian Nobel prize-winning writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez died Thursday at his home in this capital, the chairman of Mexico's National Council for Culture and the Arts...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 18:04
Mexico City, Apr 17 (EFE).- Colombian Nobel prize-winning writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez died Thursday at his home in this capital, the chairman of Mexico's National Council for Culture and the Arts...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 18:04
Mexico City, Apr 17 (EFE).- Thousands of vehicles were stranded for more than 12 hours overnight on a highway west of Mexico City when a hailstorm hit the mountain area that divides the capital from...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 17:06
Bogota, Apr 17 (EFE).- Leftist FARC guerrillas released a soldier they captured earlier this week in the southwestern province of Cauca, the Colombian national ombudsman's office said Thursday. The...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 15:35
Bogota, Apr 17 (EFE).- Leftist FARC guerrillas released a soldier they captured earlier this week in the southwestern province of Cauca, the Colombian national ombudsman's office said Thursday. The...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 15:35
Mexico City, Apr 17 (EFE).- A man suspected of being the Beltran Leyva drug cartel's No. 2 boss was arrested by the Federal Police in Mexico City following an eight-month investigation, National...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 15:17
Mexico City, Apr 17 (EFE).- A man suspected of being the Beltran Leyva drug cartel's No. 2 boss was arrested by the Federal Police in Mexico City following an eight-month investigation, National...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 15:17
U.S. Sports Desk, Apr 17 (EFE).- Guard Tyreke Evans contributed 25 points and 10 assists as the New Orleans Pelicans ended their season with a 105-100 win over the Houston Rockets. Already assured of...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 13:57
Buenos Aires, Apr 17 (EFE).- The Buenos Aires Zoo has put its white Bengal tiger triplets, who were born three months ago, on display, officials at the Argentine wildlife park said. "The cubs, two...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 13:56
Los Angeles, Apr 17 (EFE).- "The Americans," named one of the 10 best television series of 2013 by the American Film Institute, or AFI, has been renewed for a third season, the FX network said. FX...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 13:56
Beijing, Apr 17 (EFE).- Archaeologists discovered three previously unknown sections of the Great Wall in the northwestern region of Ningxia, Chinese state media said. The segments, which together...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 13:55
Oviedo, Spain, Apr 17 (EFE).- Two people were dead and three others missing Thursday after a Portuguese-flagged fishing vessel capsized 20 miles off the coast of northern Spain. Seven of the 12...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 13:55
La Paz, Apr 17 (EFE).- Brazilian oil giant Petrobras plans to invest more than $2 billion in gas exploration projects in three areas in southern Bolivia, state-owned oil company YPFB said. Petrobras...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 13:33
La Paz, Apr 17 (EFE).- Brazilian oil giant Petrobras plans to invest more than $2 billion in gas exploration projects in three areas in southern Bolivia, state-owned oil company YPFB said. Petrobras...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 13:33
San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico, Apr 17 (EFE).- Four migrants were killed and three others wounded when gunmen attacked a train in southeastern Mexico, the National Migration Institute, or INM,...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 11:36
International Sports Desk, Apr 17 (EFE).- Spain's Rafael Nadal defeated Italy's Andreas Seppi 6-1, 6-3 on Thursday at the Monte Carlo Masters, adding career win No. 300 on clay to his record book....
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 10:37
Sloviansk, Ukraine, Apr 17 (EFE).- At least three people were killed and 13 others wounded when they attacked a national guard base in Mariupol, a city in southeastern Ukraine, Interior Minister...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 10:06
Valencia, Spain, Apr 16 (EFE).- A tremendous individual effort by Welsh international Gareth Bale with six minutes left in regulation gave Real Madrid a 2-1 victory over archrival FC Barcelona in...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 23:16
Valencia, Spain, Apr 16 (EFE).- A tremendous individual effort by Welsh international Gareth Bale with six minutes left in regulation gave Real Madrid a 2-1 victory over archrival FC Barcelona in...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 23:16
Havana, Apr 16 (EFE).- Cuba's government on Wednesday published the text of a new law that will take effect in late June and provide tax breaks for foreign investors. After it was approved on March...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 18:05
Rio de Janeiro, Apr 16 (EFE).- Salvador, the capital of the northeastern Brazilian state of Bahia, was the scene of store and supermarket looting in the wee hours of Wednesday, shortly after the...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 18:05
Washington, Apr 16 (EFE).- President Barack Obama marked Wednesday's one-year anniversary of the introduction of the bipartisan immigration reform approved last June by the Senate by calling on...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:04
Caracas, Apr 16 (EFE).- Venezuela's government and opposition representatives met for the first time behind closed doors to continue their dialogue aimed at resolving the political conflict behind...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:04
Beijing, Apr 16 (EFE).- The bosses of Banco Santander, Emilio Botin, and Bank of Shanghai, Fan Yifei, signed a cooperation agreement Wednesday covering the university sector, further strengthening...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:04
Beijing, Apr 16 (EFE).- The bosses of Banco Santander, Emilio Botin, and Bank of Shanghai, Fan Yifei, signed a cooperation agreement Wednesday covering the university sector, further strengthening...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:04
Bogota, Apr 16 (EFE).- Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Wednesday denied a newspaper article stating that Gabriel Garcia Marquez has been diagnosed with an advanced form of cancer, saying...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:04
Bogota, Apr 16 (EFE).- Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Wednesday denied a newspaper article stating that Gabriel Garcia Marquez has been diagnosed with an advanced form of cancer, saying...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:04
Mexico City, Apr 16 (EFE).- Mexico's telecommunications regulator has set a minimum bid price of 830 million pesos ($63 million) for two new nationwide free-to-air television networks to be put up...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:04
Mexico City, Apr 16 (EFE).- Mexico's telecommunications regulator has set a minimum bid price of 830 million pesos ($63 million) for two new nationwide free-to-air television networks to be put up...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:04
Morelia, Mexico, Apr 16 (EFE).- The mayor of Apatzingan, a city in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, was arrested for allegedly having links to organized crime groups, while the mayor of the...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:03
Morelia, Mexico, Apr 16 (EFE).- The mayor of Apatzingan, a city in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, was arrested for allegedly having links to organized crime groups, while the mayor of the...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:03
Rio de Janeiro, Apr 16 (EFE).- Brazil's economy grew at a 0.24 percent rate in February, compared to the previous month, the Central Bank said Wednesday. The Central Bank's Index of Economic Activity...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:03
Rio de Janeiro, Apr 16 (EFE).- Brazil's economy grew at a 0.24 percent rate in February, compared to the previous month, the Central Bank said Wednesday. The Central Bank's Index of Economic Activity...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 17:03
Washington, Apr 16 (EFE).- One of the most complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeletons ever recovered has arrived at its new home in this capital: the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Washington, Apr 16 (EFE).- One of the most complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeletons ever recovered has arrived at its new home in this capital: the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Mexico City, Apr 16 (EFE).- A request has been submitted to the Defense Secretariat for a complete list of military personnel killed since December 2006 following the review of a report that listed...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Mexico City, Apr 16 (EFE).- A request has been submitted to the Defense Secretariat for a complete list of military personnel killed since December 2006 following the review of a report that listed...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Los Angeles, Apr 16 (EFE).- Sony Pictures was unable to reach a deal with David Fincher to direct the movie about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs's life, The Hollywood Reporter said. The two sides could...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Los Angeles, Apr 16 (EFE).- Sony Pictures was unable to reach a deal with David Fincher to direct the movie about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs's life, The Hollywood Reporter said. The two sides could...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Rome, Apr 16 (EFE).- Pope Francis's official Twitter account (@pontifex) has reached 13 million followers in nine languages. The pontiff has 13,005,370 followers on the social-networking site, with...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Rome, Apr 16 (EFE).- Pope Francis's official Twitter account (@pontifex) has reached 13 million followers in nine languages. The pontiff has 13,005,370 followers on the social-networking site, with...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Washington, Apr 16 (EFE).- Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday ruled out mounting a 2016 presidential campaign. In an appearance on NBC's "Today" program, the man who was mayor...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Washington, Apr 16 (EFE).- Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday ruled out mounting a 2016 presidential campaign. In an appearance on NBC's "Today" program, the man who was mayor...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:01
Mexico City, Apr 16 (EFE).- Mexico's foreign reserves rose by $304 million last week to $183.62 billion, the Bank of Mexico said. Gold and foreign currency reserves grew in the week ending April 11...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 13:45
U.S. Sports Desk, Apr 16 (EFE).- The Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Denver Nuggets 117-105 behind a strong performance from Blake Griffin, setting a franchise record with their 57th win of the...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 13:45
Seoul, Apr 16 (EFE).- Three people were killed and nearly 300 others, the majority of them high school students, are missing following the sinking of a ferry Wednesday in the Yellow Sea off South...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 13:45
International Sports Desk, Apr 16 (EFE).- Spain's Rafael Nadal kicked off his quest for a ninth Monte Carlo Masters title with a comfortable 6-4, 6-1 victory Wednesday over Russia's Teymuraz...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 13:45
Kiev, Apr 16 (EFE).- Pro-Russian separatists on Wednesday declared a republic in Odessa, a region in southern Ukraine on the Black Sea, following the lead of separatists in the eastern region of...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 09:18
Kiev, Apr 16 (EFE).- Pro-Russian separatists on Wednesday declared a republic in Odessa, a region in southern Ukraine on the Black Sea, following the lead of separatists in the eastern region of...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 09:18
Lima, Apr 15 (EFE).- Hundreds of people blocked roads Tuesday in the southern region of Madre de Dios to protest the Peruvian government's imposition of controls on fuel distribution as part of...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 22:17
Resende, Brazil, Apr 15 (EFE).- Nissan's top executives came to this southeastern Brazilian city on Tuesday to inaugurate a complex designed to turn out 200,000 vehicles and engines per year. Built...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:02
Resende, Brazil, Apr 15 (EFE).- Nissan's top executives came to this southeastern Brazilian city on Tuesday to inaugurate a complex designed to turn out 200,000 vehicles and engines per year. Built...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:02
Washington, Apr 15 (EFE).- President Barack Obama does not wish to use any executive order to halt the deportation of undocumented immigrants, considering it would damaged efforts to pass immigration...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:47
Washington, Apr 15 (EFE).- President Barack Obama does not wish to use any executive order to halt the deportation of undocumented immigrants, considering it would damaged efforts to pass immigration...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:47
Mexico City, Apr 15 (EFE).- A Mexican judge has ordered that payments to creditors of Oceanografia, a company under investigation for allegedly defrauding U.S.-based financial giant Citigroup's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:46
Mexico City, Apr 15 (EFE).- A Mexican judge has ordered that payments to creditors of Oceanografia, a company under investigation for allegedly defrauding U.S.-based financial giant Citigroup's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:46