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Pilot error blamed in 2011 Guyana plane crash

09/20/2013 8:53am
Investigators have blamed pilot error for a 2011 plane crash in Guyana in which a Caribbean Airlines jet broke in half after touching down in the South American country.

Rancher sentenced in case of murdered US nun

09/20/2013 11:53am
A Brazilian rancher charged with ordering the 2005 slaying of American nun and Amazon defender Dorothy Stang has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for homicide.

Holy cow! Bovine quadruplets born on Cuba farm

09/20/2013 12:12pm
Holy Cow! A Cuban dairy farmer says one of his cows has given birth to four healthy calves, a highly rare occurrence.

Campaign to halt Peru cat-eating festival

09/20/2013 1:57pm
A Peruvian congressman has joined animal rights activists to try and halt the consumption of barbecued cat at an annual religious festival.

Turks and Caicos lawyer charged in corruption case

09/20/2013 2:00pm
A high-profile attorney who runs a law firm in the Turks and Caicos Islands with numerous international clients was arrested on corruption charges, officials said Friday.

US VP Joe Biden in Mexico, meeting with president

09/20/2013 6:31pm
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden told Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Friday that he wants to deepen relations between the neighboring countries beyond drugs, security and immigration.