About 20 Cuban diplomats and supporters have disrupted a U.N. meeting called by the United States to spotlight the country's political prisoners, banging on tables and shouting in Spanish "Cuba Yes, U.S. Blockade No!"
Sonia Perez D., Associated Press | PostedOct 16th - 11:04am
A U.N. commission investigating corruption in Guatemala said Tuesday that President Jimmy Morales' government has denied or revoked visas for about a dozen of its personnel including staffers probing the president, his relatives and the ruling party.
Rob Gillies and Gene Johnson, Associated Press | PostedOct 16th - 10:00am
Tom Clarke has been dealing marijuana illegally in Canada for 30 years. He wrote in his high school yearbook that his dream was to open a cafe in Amsterdam, the Dutch city where people have legally smoked weed in coffee shops since the 1970s.
Politicians and human rights groups urged the Spanish government Tuesday to release imprisoned separatists facing rebellion and other charges from the Catalonia region's push for independence, including two activists put into pre-trial detention a year ago.