Latin & Central American News

Latin & Central American News

  • The politics behind Trump’s empty border threats 20 Apr 2019 00:00 Daytona Times Donald Trump’s flailing on immigration and the Mexican border continue to spiral into chaos. First, he threatened to close the border with Mexico. One week later, he walked that back. He declares a national emergency about the “invasion” of people seeking …
  • Venezuela’s Guaidó wages election-style campaign in a nation with no plans for election 19 Apr 2019 21:18 The Washington Post CARACAS, Venezuela — The pot-banging crowds lined busy Avenida San Martin on a weekday afternoon, shouting his name: “Guaidó! Guaidó! Guaidó!” A caravan of armored vehicles pulled up. Throngs broke through a rank of police officers to get close to the man. …
  • The pleasure of things- an antiquarian on the great Filipino collectibles - ABS-CBN News 19 Apr 2019 18:28 Philippines News As an antiquarian, I have had to sneeze through many boxes of treasures and trash dragged out of other people's garages and bodegas. My eyes have teared up, not from sentiment, as I sniffle and sneeze in reaction to all the airborne motes. I have been …
  • Today in history: April 19 19 Apr 2019 11:07 WLIN Today is Friday, April 19, the 109th day of 2019. There are 256 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 19, 1995, a truck bomb destroyed the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, killing 168 people. (Bomber Timothy …
  • Venezuela’s Guaidó waging election-style campaign in a country with no plans for an election 19 Apr 2019 11:05 The Washington Post CARACAS, Venezuela — The pot-banging crowds lined busy Avenida San Martin on a weekday afternoon, shouting his name: “Guaidó! Guaidó! Guaidó!” A caravan of armored vehicles pulled up. Throngs broke through a rank of police officers to get close to the man. …
  • PPG Industries Inc (PPG) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript 19 Apr 2019 07:54 The Motley Fool Image source: The Motley Fool. PPG Industries Inc  (NYSE:PPG) Q1 2019 Earnings Call April 18, 2019, 2:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good afternoon, and welcome to the PPG Industries …
  • ‘Pompeo is hit man for Trump administration’ 19 Apr 2019 01:04 Press TV US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo has served as a hit man for the administration of President Donald Trump, says Professor Dennis Etler, an American political analyst who has a decades-long interest in international affairs. Etler, a professor of …
  • Bells of French cathedrals ring 19 Apr 2019 00:33 Morning Journal News PARIS — Bells of cathedrals across France rang in a moving tribute Wednesday to Notre Dame as firefighters and experts continued to keep the beloved but weakened landmark under close surveillance. From Sacre Coeur in Paris to the cities of Strasbourg in …
  • Trump and Bolsonaro: Much Ado About Nothing 19 Apr 2019 00:19 China News Donald Trump and Jair Bolsonaro, the presidents of the two largest countries in the Americas, met in Washington in March, arousing high expectations. In Brazil, the event was presented as the clearest indication of the countrys main foreign policy …
  • Special report: Passports to the American Dream 18 Apr 2019 22:42 Tucson.com HUHUETENANGO, Guatemala — Amidst the chaos of third-graders getting ready for recess, a small empty desk stands out. The child who used to sit there is gone, having left for the United States with his father. In another classroom, four girls work together …