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Thousands in Brazil rally in support of candidate BolsonaroTens of thousands of people have rallied in 15 states across Brazil in support of Jair Bolsonaro, the right-wing front-runner in next week's presidential runoff election
The Associated Press11 hours ago
4 Americans among 5 dead in Costa Rica rafting accidentFour American tourists and a Costa Rican rafting guide were killed in a weekend rafting accident in the Central American country, authorities said Sunday
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Honduran migrants who crossed into Mexico have started marching again toward the US borderHonduran migrants who crossed into Mexico have started marching again toward the US border
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Forecasters say newly formed Hurricane Willa growing rapidly, could hit Mexican coast by midweekForecasters say newly formed Hurricane Willa growing rapidly, could hit Mexican coast by midweek
The Associated Press20 hours ago
A group of Central American migrants gather in the central park of Ciudad Hidlago, Mexico, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. Mexican authorities for a second straight day refused mass entry to a caravan of Central American migrants held up at the border with Guatemala, but began accepting small groups for asylum processing and gave out some 45-day visitor permits that would theoretically allow recipients time to reach the United States. (AP Photo/Oliver de Ros)
The Latest: Honduran migrant says he wants to return homeMigrant Gonzalo Martinez said he was voluntarily returning to Honduras from a bridge connecting Guatemala and Mexico because he was disappointed in the violence of caravan members and just wanted to head home
The Associated Press1 day ago
A group of migrants rests at the central park in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. About 2,000 Central American migrants who circumvented Mexican police at a border bridge and swam, forded and floated across the river from Guatemala decided on Saturday to re-form their mass caravan and continue their trek northward toward the United States. (AP Photo/Oliver de Ros)
Migrants vow to re-form caravan, continue north toward USAbout 2,000 Central American migrants who circumvented Mexican police at a border bridge and crossed a river from Guatemala have decided to re-form their mass caravan and continue their trek northward toward the United States
The Associated Press1 day ago
Thousands rally against leading, far-right Brazil candidateThousands of people have taken to the streets in Brazil to against far-right, front-runner presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro.
The Associated Press1 day ago
About 2,000 migrants who crossed river into Mexico vote in show of hands to re-form caravan, continue march northwardAbout 2,000 migrants who crossed river into Mexico vote in show of hands to re-form caravan, continue march northward
The Associated Press1 day ago
Tropical Storms Willa and Vicente swirling off MexicoTwo tropical storms are in the Pacific Ocean off Mexico, and one is forecast to become a hurricane and approach the country's west coast late next week
The Associated Press1 day ago
A boy cries as he is brought back down after an unsuccessful attempt to lift him over a border fence, in Tecun Uman, Guatemala, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Earlier in the day, waving Honduran flags and carrying umbrellas to protect against the sun, thousands of migrants arrived at the Guatemalan side of the border with Mexico, demanding they be allowed passage. (AP Photo/Oliver de Ros)
Caravan migrants break Guatemala border fence, rush MexicoCentral Americans traveling in a mass caravan have broken through a Guatemalan border fence and streamed by the thousands toward Mexican territory, defying authorities' entreaties for an orderly migration and warnings from U.S. President Donald Trump
The Associated Press2 days ago
Assange presses Ecuador to grant basic rights under asylumWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seeking a court injunction pressing Ecuador to provide basic rights he says the country agreed to when it granted him asylum at its London embassy in 2012
The Associated Press2 days ago
WhatsApp tells companies to stop spam amid Brazil electionsThe messaging service WhatsApp says it has sent "cease and desist" letters to stop companies from sending bulk messages related to Brazil's election and banned their accounts
The Associated Press2 days ago
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