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Carrie Kahn

Carrie Kahn appears in the following:

Criticized Over Missing Mexican Students, Governor Of Guerrero Will Step Down

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Angel Aguirre had been under growing pressure to step down as the investigation of the student's disappearance dragged on.

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Mexican Prosecutor Says Mayor, Wife Ordered Attack On Students

Thursday, October 23, 2014

The mayor of Iguala and his wife, accused of being connected to the disappearance of 43 students, are now fugitives. Thousands of protesters marched in Mexico City demanding justice.

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The Slide Rule: A Computing Device That Put A Man On The Moon

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Before the smartphone, the laptop and the pocket calculator, there was a powerful mechanical computer. Our new series, Tools of the Trade, begins with a look at the slide rule.

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In 'Perfect Dictatorship,' Mexican Viewers May Struggle To Decipher Fact From Fiction

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A new film in Mexico opens this week about corruption and collusion with drug traffickers in Mexican politics. In 'The Perfect Dictatorship,' the plot of political corruption and media collusion is close to reality.

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Citigroup's Mexican Unit Fined $2.2 Million For Shoddy Oversight

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Regulators in Mexico said Banamex should have spotted red flags that resulted in a $400 million fraud. Earlier this week, Citigroup announced it had discovered a $15 million fraud.

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6 More Graves Found Near Mexican Town Where 43 Students Vanished

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Nineteen graves have now been found near Iguala, in the southern state of Guerrero. Authorities said DNA tests showed that 28 bodies recently discovered in five graves were not those of the students.

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Capturing The 'Humans Of New York,' And The World

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Brandon Stanton, the photographer behind the wildly popular series "Humans of New York" is expanding his scope.

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Bodies In Mexico Mass Grave Apparently Not Those Of Missing Students

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The mystery surrounding the disappearance of 43 students last month has deepened. Mexican authorities say remains found in a mass grave outside the town of Iquala are not those of the students.

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43 Missing Students, 1 Missing Mayor: Of Crime And Collusion In Mexico

Friday, October 10, 2014

The town at the center of the students' disappearance has a history of political and police corruption. The mayor's own mother-in-law said he was on a drug gang's payroll, earning $155,000 a month.

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Families Want To Know What Happened To Missing Mexican Students

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Officials say those responsible for the disappearance of 43 students will be brought to justice. The students went missing after a confrontation with police, who authorities say work with a drug gang.

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Relatives Fear Mexican Students Are Among Dead In Mass Graves

Monday, October 06, 2014

Relatives are gathering to demand information and government action after the discovery of mass graves in southern Mexico, possibly containing the bodies of 43 missing Mexican college activists.

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With Savvy And New-Age Speeches, A First Couple Runs Nicaragua

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Daniel Ortega is not the bombastic revolutionary of years past. He's toned down the rhetoric and his wife runs day-to-day operations. Critics say it's not unlike the regime he toppled 30 years ago.

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Mexican Crackdown Slows Central American Immigration To U.S.

Friday, September 12, 2014

Under pressure from the United States, Mexico has begun arresting and deporting tens of thousands of Central Americans long before they reach the U.S. border.

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U.S. Border Patrol Apprehending Fewer Central Americans

Sunday, September 07, 2014

Increased Mexican patrols along that country's southern border may be one factor in the drop in numbers seen by the U.S. Some migrants appear to be giving up and staying in southern Mexico.

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Mexico Swears In A New Police Force, But Many Aren't Impressed

Monday, August 25, 2014

Mexico is inaugurating a new elite police force, a gendarmerie of 5,000 highly trained officers. The force was a campaign pledge by President Enrique Pena Nieto. His administration has touted a decrease in violent crimes, but despite the dip, the rate of kidnappings is up in many of the country's states.

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Navigating Nicaragua: A Lesson In Getting Lost

Saturday, August 16, 2014

If you are looking for the place where the streets have no names, then Nicaragua is it. Street names and addresses don't exist. But if you remember landmarks, you can make your way.

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Fresh Tensions Flare In Ferguson, Mo., With More Tear Gas, Looting

Saturday, August 16, 2014

A 24-hour period of calm broke early Saturday when police returned to the streets in riot gear and some protesters looted stores and broke car windows. Other demonstrators helped restore calm.

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A Chinese Man, A $50 Billion Plan And A Canal To Reshape Nicaragua

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Groundbreaking for the 173-mile canal is set for December, but critics warn the waterway will cause irreparable environmental and social damage. The government has withheld outside firms' assessments.

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Nicaragua Seems To Escape Problems Suffered By Its Neighbors

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Nicaragua is unique in Central America for its low crime rate as well as how few Nicaraguan migrants make the trip north to the U.S. Why is Nicaragua bucking the regional trends?

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As Flow Of Migrants Into Mexico Grows, So Do Claims Of Abuse

Friday, August 01, 2014

Like the U.S., Mexico is struggling with a surge in illegal migrants. Mexico criticizes how the U.S. treats its migrants. But it faces similar criticism from Central American migrants in Mexico.

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