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Mexican gun battle ends with 43 shot to death

Mexican gun battle ends with 43 shot to death Watch

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A three-hour gun battle between government forces and a drug cartel at a ranch in the western Mexican state of Michoacan has ended with 43 shot ...

Castro so impressed with Pope Francis he may 'go back to the church'

Castro so impressed with Pope Francis he may 'go back to the church' Watch

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Cuban President Raul Castro thanked Pope Francis at the Vatican this past weekend for his work establishing a new Cuban-U.S. detente. Castro, ...

Chile volcano erupts for third time, experts warn it may happen again

Chile volcano erupts for third time, experts warn it may happen again Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

After about half a century without any activity, the Calbuco volcano located in South Chile erupted last Thursday, a week after it signified its life ...

Long-lost tomb of Teotihuacan's first king may be closer with exciting new discovery

Long-lost tomb of Teotihuacan's first king may be closer with exciting new discovery Watch

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A Mexican archaeologist hunting for a long lost royal tomb in the bowels of Teotihuacan has made an exciting discovery. Sergio Gomez has found ...

First U.S. Hispanic Saint: Pope Francis to canonize Junipero Serra during U.S. visit

First U.S. Hispanic Saint: Pope Francis to canonize Junipero Serra during U.S. visit Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Pope Francis and the Vatican have announced plans to canonize the Blessed Junipero Serra during the Pope's visit to the United States on September ...

Canadian couple takes to amazing floating fortress to get away from it all

Canadian couple takes to amazing floating fortress to get away from it all Watch

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Wayne Adams and Catherine King  are an unconventional Canadian couple who have forsaken the bustle of city life with their floating fortress ...

New species of prehistoric 'terror bird' found in Argentina

New species of prehistoric 'terror bird' found in Argentina Watch

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Birds, it is commonly believed, evolved from dinosaurs. However, between now and then, some horrific, carnivorous birds ruled the prehistoric ...

Dozens of mummies uncovered in Peru's Cotahuasi Valley

Dozens of mummies uncovered in Peru's Cotahuasi Valley Watch

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Tombs, containing at least 40 mummies each have been discovered in Peru's Cotahuasi Valley. Archaeologists say that at least 171 mummies have ...

Underground tunnel between U.S. and Mexico found hidden in wardrobe

Underground tunnel between U.S. and Mexico found hidden in wardrobe Watch

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An average wooden wardrobe near San Diego served a far more sinister purpose. Concealed within its doors was a small trapdoor that led to a ...

Rare video shows 'successful' exorcism on woman 'possessed by devil'

Rare video shows 'successful' exorcism on woman 'possessed by devil' Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A 22-year-old woman, only identified as Laura, was reportedly a good girl before the devil turned her bad, according to Argentina locals. In this ...

Magical Chilean hotel straight from 'The Hobbit:' features living wall, waterfall

Magical Chilean hotel straight from 'The Hobbit:' features living wall, waterfall Watch

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The Montana Magica Lodge, located in the middle of the southern Andes is something straight from "The Hobbit." It is a literal "Magic Mountain." ...

Falling to progress, the beautiful Lake Nicaragua will be compromised by artificial canal

Falling to progress, the beautiful Lake Nicaragua will be compromised by artificial canal Watch

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A massive, fabricated canal, headed by the Hong Kong-based consortium HK Nicaragua Canal Development Investment Company, or HKND is set to ...

Mummified bodies of two climbers missing for 55 years believed found

Mummified bodies of two climbers missing for 55 years believed found Watch

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At 18,000 feet, Pico de Orizaba in Mexico is the country's highest elevated level. Several climbers have lost their lives trying to scale the ...

Villarrica's spectacular eruption: Nature's version of 'fireworks'

Villarrica's spectacular eruption: Nature's version of 'fireworks' Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Chile's most active volcano finally erupted, after starting to show signs of seismic disturbance a few days ago. The volcanic activity raised alarm ...

Beautiful 'Lost City' found in the jungles of Honduras

Beautiful 'Lost City' found in the jungles of Honduras Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Archaeologists have finally found the main subject of legends and folklore about "monkey children," a "monkey god" and a "massive source of gold." ...

Infamous leader of Knights Templar drug cartel arrested

Infamous leader of Knights Templar drug cartel arrested Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A major blow has been dealt to the infamous Knights Templar drug cartel, after Mexican federal police arrested Servando Gomez, the leader of the ...

SNOW FUN: Eastern Canada inundated by heavy snowfall (PICTURES)

SNOW FUN: Eastern Canada inundated by heavy snowfall (PICTURES) Watch

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Many residents in eastern Canada have resigned themselves to sitting out this winter. Massive snowfalls have left many prisoners in their homes, ...

Twice as deadly: Virulent strain of AIDS now plaguing Cuba

Twice as deadly: Virulent strain of AIDS now plaguing Cuba Watch

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A new strain of HIV in Cuba that progresses to AIDS twice as fast has many medical officials worried. Those who contract this form of HIV are ...

VIDEO: Snow doesn't stop Canadian super train in a spectacular video

VIDEO: Snow doesn't stop Canadian super train in a spectacular video Watch

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A spectacular video is making the rounds, and it's just another case of a not-so-little engine that could. A Canadian freight train doesn't shy ...

South American nation of Ecuador becomes first nation to back digital cash

South American nation of Ecuador becomes first nation to back digital cash Watch

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The South American nation of Ecuador ditched its stumbling currency for the U.S. dollar back in 2000. Fifteen years later, Ecuador is revamping ...

Is the Cold War over? Congress pushes for end of restrictions on travel with Cuba

Is the Cold War over? Congress pushes for end of restrictions on travel with Cuba Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

President Obama's inroads into warming relations between the United States and Cuba is being supported by a bipartisan group of Senators, who on ...

Castro making demands: Won't budge an inch on Cuban sovereignty in opening relations to U.S.

Castro making demands: Won't budge an inch on Cuban sovereignty in opening relations to U.S. Watch

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Cuban President Raul Castro, brother of longtime dictator Fidel Castro appears to welcome normalizing U.S. relations. His compatriots wish to ...

IT'S MINE! Traders, tycoons and miners all vying for possession of Brazil's 180,000-carat Bahia Emerald

IT'S MINE! Traders, tycoons and miners all vying for possession of Brazil's 180,000-carat Bahia Emerald Watch

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Ever since human eyes laid upon it in 2001, Brazil's Bahia Emerald has been caught in an ongoing tug of war between those who say the gem is ...

THE RISE OF WOMEN: Negotiations between the U.S. and Cuba begin with two influential women leading the way

THE RISE OF WOMEN: Negotiations between the U.S. and Cuba begin with two influential women leading the way Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

President Obama recently loosened the embargo the United States has with Cuba. Now the next step is to negotiate and work towards less hostility and ...

Murderous gang violence plagues El Salvador every day with no end in sight, ambitious new plan offers hope

Murderous gang violence plagues El Salvador every day with no end in sight, ambitious new plan offers hope Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

412 people were murdered in El Salvador during December 2014. A total of 3,942 murders occurred last year in what is now the most dangerous country ...

AMAZING discovery - mummy mask contains fragment of the Gospel of Mark

AMAZING discovery - mummy mask contains fragment of the Gospel of Mark Watch

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A mask is frequently used to conceal an identity. This is certainly the case of a mask used to cover up a mummy. A fragment of the Gospel of ...

A good or bad idea? Under the Obama administration, U.S. softens embargo with Cuba

A good or bad idea? Under the Obama administration, U.S. softens embargo with Cuba Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The relationship between the United States and Cuba will soon change as the Obama administration begins to slowly erase the 1962 U.S. embargo against ...

Five years later Haiti still tragically suffers from 2010's earthquake: Where did $13.5 billion dollars in relief funds go?

Five years later Haiti still tragically suffers from 2010's earthquake: Where did $13.5 billion dollars in relief funds go? Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake rattled Haiti in 2010 destroying nearly everything, and leaving 220,000 people dead and 300,000 injured. The entire world ...