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MEXICO CITY (AP) — The first Mass conducted in Mexico's most prominent indigenous language has been held in the country's most important church.Roman Catholic Bishop Felipe Arizmendi said during his homily Tuesday at the Basilica of Guadalupe in ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Last year's World Cup in Brazil may have been the "cup of cups" for soccer fans, but for Brazilian taxpayers, who forked out some $11.5 billion for the month-long tournament, its legacy has proven negative, according to two new fi ...more

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NOGALES, Mexico (AP) — Armed with sky-blue paint, artist Ana Teresa Fernández began to "erase" the border fence that splits up Mexico and the U.S. on Tuesday.Fernández, who was born in Mexico but raised in San Diego, is leading an effort to pain ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Security officials say three homemade bombs have exploded along the railway of Egypt's Mediterranean city of Alexandria, wounding a couple and damaging a train.Wednesday's pre-dawn blasts are the latest sign that the restive Sinai p ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister on Tuesday said he would take a series of "aggressive steps" to halt a wave of violence in Israeli cities after two attacks in Jerusalem left three Israelis dead. Three Palestinians, including two attackers, wer ...more

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GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan authorities on Tuesday called off the search for victims buried under a massive landslide that killed at least 280 people near the Central American nation's capital.The National Disaster Reduction Commission deci ...more

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OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso's former Marxist revolutionary leader, who was killed nearly three decades ago, was shot about ten times in the chest, legs and head according to an autopsy report, a family lawyer said Tuesday.Autho ...more

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GENEVA (AP) — A U.N. human rights expert is raising doubts about the re-election of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, saying he garnered the highest margin of victory in any election in Europe since the 1991 fall of the Soviet Union.Spe ...more

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Thousands of pro-Catalan independence supporters on Tuesday protested the start of a Spanish court investigation into the regional government's symbolic referendum on secession from Spain last year.New Barcelona mayor Ada ...more

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TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Zoo says a panda on loan from China has given birth to two cubs.The zoo said the cubs were born early Tuesday, weighing 115 grams (4.06 ounces) and just under 188 grams (6.63 ounces).Zoo staff say the cubs and t ...more