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Carrie Kahn

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Cubans Blame Their Woes On The U.S. Embargo

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Cubans are cautiously optimistic about the normalization of ties with the United States, but their daily lives won't change much until the embargo lifts.

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Cubans Eager For More Economic Investment

Friday, December 19, 2014

We have Cuban reaction to the move toward normalization of ties between the country and the U.S.

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Search For Missing Students In Mexico Turns Up Graves Of Others

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The search for 43 missing students in Guerrero state has yielded a dozen graves, and some 30 bodies unrelated to the case. That's given hope to other families hoping to find their missing loved ones.

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Haiti's President Searches For Next Prime Minister

Monday, December 15, 2014

Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe's resignation may be too late to repair the political damage to the president. Protests have increased over long overdue elections and allegations of corruption.

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Survivor Of Mexican Student Attacks Tells Of Bullet-Riddled Escape

Sunday, December 14, 2014

As the investigation into the presumed murder of 43 students in Mexico continues, one student who says he escaped the attacks describes how police surrounded the students' buses and began to fire.

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Postcard From Mexico: Mother Clings To Hope That Students Are Still Alive

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Mexican authorities recently identified the remains of one of the 43 students believed killed by drug traffickers working with police. Families are having a tough time believing the official story.

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Parents Of Missing Mexican Students Don't Believe Official Story

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The remains of one of the 43 missing Mexican students have been identified, but parents of the others still don't believe the official version of what happened to them and vow to fight to find their loved ones — alive, they hope.

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Burnt Remains Of Missing Mexican Student Identified; 42 Still Not Found

Monday, December 08, 2014

DNA testing confirmed that bone fragments from Mexico match relatives of Alexander Mora Venancio, one of a group of students from a rural college who officials say were abducted in September.

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Student Murders Throw Mexico's Left-Wing Party Into A Tailspin

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

The premier left-wing party of Mexican politics — which brought gay marriage to the capital and favors abortion rights — is crumbling. An elder statesman resigned, saying the PRD has lost its leftist identity and the party has been damaged by its association with a mayor accused of involvement in the killing of 43 college students.

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Mexican Chef Serves Up An Authoritative Guide To Her Country's Cuisine

Monday, December 01, 2014

Unlike other exhaustive guides to Mexico's diverse regional foods, Mexico: The Cookbook was written by a Mexican. Margarita Carrillo's recipes aim for simplicity to lure American readers to explore.

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Two Men's Efforts To Help Migrants In Mexico End In Their Murders

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

The pair fed and clothed Central American migrants on their way through Mexico. One of them, a transvestite, had been doing it for more than a decade and had received death threats.

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Violence Breaks Out At Protest For Missing Mexican Students

Friday, November 21, 2014

Marchers took to Mexico City' streets to protest the government's handling of the disappearance and presumed murder of 43 students. Mexico's president has been criticized for his handling of the case.

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To Quell Controversy, Mexico's First Lady Will Sell Mansion

Thursday, November 20, 2014

She says she'll divest herself of the villa after her ownership became clouded by questions of corruption and conflict of interest. It's the latest challenge to her husband, President Pena Nieto.

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Apparent Mass Murder Of 43 Students Hurts Mexico's Tourism

Monday, November 17, 2014

The economy in the Mexican state of Guerrero, where 43 students were kidnapped and found dead, is hurting. Tourists have stopped coming to that state and others.

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In Mexico, Protests Over Missing 43 Students Continue

Friday, November 14, 2014

The apparent mass murder of 43 student-protesters near the town of Iguala has provoked national outrage over the investigation into their disappearance. Political leaders are taking heat for their handling of the case.

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U.S. Spy Program Targeted Cellphones Of U.S. Citizens

Friday, November 14, 2014

In the search for criminals, the government has been scooping up data from thousands of Americans through their cellphones. Audie Cornish talks to Devlin Barrett, who broke this news in The Wall Street Journal.

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Confirmation Of Mexican Students' Deaths Touches Off Protests

Monday, November 10, 2014

Violent protests broke out over news that the students had been killed, burned and their remains tossed in a river. The announcement that the case was solved didn't quelled public outcry.

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Mexico Attorney General Says Missing Students Believed Dead

Friday, November 07, 2014

The 43 missing students were kidnapped in Iguala, Guererro. Suspects in the disappearance say the students were killed and their bodies burned in a large dump.

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Mexican Mayor, Wife Arrested In Connection With Missing Students

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Authorities in Mexico have arrested the former Mayor of Iguala and his wife. The two are charged in the case of the forced disappearance of 43 students in September.

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With Mexican Students Missing, A Festive Holiday Turns Somber

Friday, October 31, 2014

The Day of the Dead is a time when Mexicans remember loved ones with grand floral tributes. But the atmosphere is downbeat in the state of Guerrero, where 43 students are still missing.

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