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Coca farmers march, police fire tear gas in worsening Bolivia unrest

19 Nov 2019

LA PAZ Thousands of Bolivian coca farmers marched on Monday to demand the resignation of interim President Jeanine Anez, who was forced to suspend a trip to her home province earlier in the day after receiving a death threat.  | Video

Puerto Rico governor in "Rickyleaks" scandal expected to quit Wednesday

24 Jul 2019

SAN JUAN, July 24 Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló was expected to step down on Wednesday after almost two weeks of protests against his administration that were sparked by the publication of offensive chat messages with aides, several of whom have already quit.

Embattled Puerto Rico governor may resign soon, media reports

24 Jul 2019

SAN JUAN Embattled Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello may resign on Wednesday after 11 days of protests against his administration, local media reported, but some protesters warned his resignation would not end demonstrations. | Video

San Juan braces for an 11th day of protests, amid calls for Puerto Rico's governor to resign

23 Jul 2019

San Juan, July 23 San Juan braced on Tuesday for an 11th day of protests calling for the resignation of Puerto Rico's governor over offensive chat messages that have drawn hundreds of thousands of people.

Police fire teargas to break up massive protests demanding Puerto Rico governor resign

23 Jul 2019

SAN JUAN Police in San Juan fired tear gas on Monday night to disperse thousands of protesters demanding Puerto Rico's governor resign over offensive chat messages, the latest scandal to hit a bankrupt island struggling to recover from 2017 hurricanes. | Video

Florida blast rocks shopping center, 21 hurt; ruptured gas line eyed

07 Jul 2019

PLANTATION, Fla. An explosion obliterated a vacant restaurant at a shopping center in South Florida on Saturday, injuring at least 21 people and showering the parking lot with debris.

'We want food!', Venezuelans cry at protest near presidency

03 Jun 2016

CARACAS Venezuelan security forces fired teargas at protesters chanting "We want food!" near Caracas' presidential palace on Thursday, the latest street violence in the crisis-hit OPEC nation.

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