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A man ties an Argentine flag carrying solidarity messages to a fence at the Mar de Plata Naval Base after the navy announced a sound detected during the search for the missing ARA San Juan submarine is consistent with that of an explosion, in Mar de Plata, Argentina, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. A Navy spokesperson said the search will continue until there is full certainty about the fate of thes ubmarine, adding there was no sign the explosion might be linked to any attack. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
Sound heard in Argentine sub search was likely 'explosion'Argentina's navy says that a sound detected during the search for a missing submarine is consistent with that of an explosion _ an ominous development in the hunt for the vessel with 44 crew members
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El Salvador arrests ringleader in black widow killing schemeEl Salvador arrests alleged ringleader in "black widow" killing scheme
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A boy watches police investigate a crime scene where the bodies of a mother and her son were found, in Tegucigalpa's El Angel neighborhood, Honduras, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. General elections will be held nationwide on Sunday. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
Honduras president seeks 2nd term despite constitutional banHonduras faces strange election; president seeks 2nd term despite constitutional ban
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People pray for the crew of the missing submarine outside the navy base in Mar del Plata, Argentina, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Argentine families of 44 crew members aboard a submarine that has been lost in the South Atlantic for seven days are growing increasingly distressed as experts say that the crew might be reaching a critical period of low oxygen on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Marina Devo)
The Latest: 'Explosion" raises fears for Argentine subArgentina says a sound detected in the search for a missing submarine with 44 crew members aboard is consistent with a non-nuclear explosion
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AP PHOTOS: Brazil prison holds beauty pageantAP PHOTOS: Women serving time at a prison in Rio de Janeiro have swapped their uniforms for gowns to take part in a beauty pageant.
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AP Explains: The search for Argentina's missing submarineAP Explains: A round-the-clock international search is being mounted for the Argentine submarine ARA San Juan, which went missing in the South Atlantic last week with 44 crew members aboard
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Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networkNearly a year after the signing of Colombia's peace accord, a media network launched by former guerrillas is aiming to become a major news outlet
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Argentina says there is no evidence of an attack on missing submarine carrying 44 crew membersArgentina says there is no evidence of an attack on missing submarine carrying 44 crew members
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Argentina says the sound detected in missing submarine search is consistent with an explosion.Argentina says the sound detected in missing submarine search is consistent with an explosion.
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Drawings by children in support of the crew of the missing submarine ARA San Martin, hang from the fence of the Mar del Plata Naval Base, in Argentina, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. The families of the 44 crew members aboard a submarine that has been lost in the South Atlantic for seven days are growing increasingly distressed as experts say that the crew might be reaching a critical period of low oxygen. (AP Photo/Marina Devo)
Argentina reports new clue in search for missing submarineThe hunt for a missing Argentine submarine with 44 crew members will return to a previously searcher area as officials say a noise made a week ago in the South Atlantic could provide a clue to the vessel's location
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Suspects in Venezuelan corruption probe hold US passportsHigh-ranking officials that Venezuelan authorities arrested amid an anti-corruption sweep of its Houston-based subsidiary carry U.S. passports
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ACLU says teen detained over suspected gang ties releasedThe American Civil Liberties Union says a teenage immigrant from El Salvador is back with his family in New York after being detained for five months for suspected gang ties
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Mexican baseball league to get first female umpireThe Mexican baseball league is on track to get its first female umpire in the 2018 season
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Ecuador again tells Assange to not meddle in other countriesEcuador is again calling on Julian Assange to not interfere in the affairs of other countries after Spain complained of his contacts with Catalan secessionists, though Quito says the Wikileaks founder will still have political asylum in its London embassy
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Louisiana missionary home after being detained in GuatemalaA Louisiana man detained by Guatemalan authorities since March while on a church mission trip has returned to the United States
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