Carrie Kahn

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Mexico Economy Sinks Under Pressure From Trump And Missteps By The Government

Friday, January 13, 2017

Mexico's economy is taking a big hit under pressure from Donald Trump and missteps by its government. The peso is trading at record lows, inflation is rising and citizens are taking to the streets.

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Obama Administration Ends Policy To Let Cubans Enter U.S. Without Visa

Friday, January 13, 2017

The Obama administration is ending the two-decades-old practice of giving residency to Cubans who make it to U.S. soil. The so-called "wet-foot, dry-foot" policy provided a path out of Castro's Cuba.

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Obama To End Policy Granting Residency To Cubans Arriving In U.S.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

The U.S. government is ending its decades-old policy known as "wet foot, dry foot," that extended residency in the U.S. for Cubans who arrive on U.S. shores without a visa.

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Canceled Ford Plant Adds To Mexico's Economic Frustrations

Thursday, January 05, 2017

San Luis Potosi state lost out on more than a billion dollars in investment and thousands of jobs when Ford changed plans and nixed a factory. Angry locals pin the blame directly on Donald Trump.

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Mexican Officials Taken By Surprise Over Ford's Reversal On Plant

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Ford has cancelled plans for a new plant in Mexico after being slammed by Donald Trump during the presidential campaign. He claimed the company was shipping jobs across the border. The car company was planning to invest $1.6 billion in Mexico.

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In Mexico, Why Gas Prices Are Up And The Peso Is Down

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Mexico deregulated gas over the weekend sending the price of fuel up by as much as 20 percent. Angry motorists have been staging highway blockades.

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Record Number Of Migrants, Including Cubans, Head To U.S.

Thursday, December 29, 2016

The migrants traveled through Latin America in hopes of reaching the U.S.-Mexico border. Most were from Central America and Mexico, but a record number came from the Caribbean and even Africa.

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Hipsters In Mexico City Revive Ancient Fermented Drink

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Pulque had lost flavor with Mexicans, but is making a comeback among the young and hip. Due to its limited shelf life, pulque can't be bottled or exported.

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Death Toll Rises To 31 In Mexico Fireworks Market Explosion

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

At least 31 people are dead and at least 40 hospitalized after explosions Monday at a large fireworks market near Mexico City.

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Fireworks Factory Near Mexico City Is Torn Apart By A Deadly Explosion

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

A video of the blast that rocked the open-air San Pablito market on the northern outskirts of Mexico's capital city showed fireworks shooting in every direction and smoke billowing into the sky.

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Dozens Killed As Explosion Rips Through Fireworks Market Near Mexico City

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

An explosion ripped through a fireworks market outside Mexico City on Tuesday, killing at least 29 people and injuring many others, officials said.

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In Mexico, A Father's Invitation For Daughter's QuinceaƱera Goes Viral

Friday, December 16, 2016

A proud dad invited guests to his daughter's 15th birthday party through Facebook. The invite went viral, and now all of Mexico is invited and getting in on the girl's quinceaƱera, including an airline and several major Mexican food companies.

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Fidel Castro's Tightly Orchestrated Journey Draws Huge Crowds

Friday, December 02, 2016

Fidel Castro's remains continue a cross-country, four-day tour of Cuba through a radically changed countryside. A military convoy is escorting the ex-leader's ashes through towns and cities.

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Fidel Castro's Ashes Begin 4-Day Journey Across Cuba

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Fidel Castro's ashes have begun their journey east, retracing the route he and his rebels took in 1959 to seize control of Cuba. They will be interred Sunday in Santiago de Cuba.

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Leftist Allies Arrive In Cuba For Rally To Remember Fidel Castro

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Leaders of Cuba's leftist allies will join Raul Castro and others at a mass rally in Havana celebrating the late Fidel Castro. On Wednesday, his ashes begin their journey to Santiago de Cuba, the birthplace of Fidel's revolution.

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As Castro Is Mourned, There's Hope His Death Will Give Way To Change

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

In Havana, thousands of mourners will spend another day paying tribute to Cuba's former leader Fidel Castro. With his death, Cubans are wondering if change on the Caribbean island will accelerate.

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Fidel Castro's Hold On Cuba Persisted Until His Death

Monday, November 28, 2016

Cuba continues an official period of mourning following the death last Friday of longtime dictator Fidel Castro. What did Fidel Castro mean to Cubans in 2016?

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U.S. To Monitor Security Agreement Signed Between Russia And Nicaragua

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Russia is building a new embassy complex, anti drug training center and satellite station in Nicaragua this year. That's on top of providing new military equipment to the former Cold War ally.

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Mexicans Mixed On Trump's Plan To End NAFTA

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Donald Trump says he would undo NAFTA, which he calls the "worst trade deal ever." Economists say many jobs depend on U.S.-Mexico trade, but others say NAFTA has been bad for Mexico's economy.

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People Around The World React To U.S. Election Results

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

With the election over, we talk with NPR reporters in Europe, the Middle East and Latin America about what America's new leadership means around the world.

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