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    Saudi teen in Canada says she's lucky to have escaped

    Saudi teen in Canada says she's lucky to have escaped


    Rahaf Mohammed, the Saudi teenager who fled her family and was granted asylum in Canada, said Tuesday that she was fortunate to have...

    Rahaf Mohammed, the Saudi teenager who fled her family and was granted asylum in Canada, said Tuesday that she was fortunate to have escaped.
    Honduran officials threaten prison time for migrant parents who travel illegally with minors

    Honduran officials threaten prison time for migrant parents who travel illegally with minors


    As a new migrant caravan begins trekking through Honduras with plans to head north, the country's government warns that parents could face prison time for traveling illegally with...

    As a new migrant caravan begins trekking through Honduras with plans to head north, the country's government warns that parents could face prison time for traveling illegally with minors.
    12 arrested in kidnapping of US businessman in Costa Rica

    12 arrested in kidnapping of US businessman in Costa Rica


    Twelve people have been arrested in Costa Rica and Spain in connection with an alleged kidnapping scheme involving an American owner of an online gambling company. William Sean Creighton Kopko, the owner of "5Dimes", an online gambling platform, was...

    Twelve people have been arrested in Costa Rica and Spain in connection with an alleged kidnapping scheme involving an American owner of an online gambling company. William Sean Creighton Kopko, the owner of "5Dimes", an online gambling platform, was kidnapped on September 24th as he was about to leave his office in Costa Rica according to a statement issued by the Spanish Civil Guard.
    Venezuela: Mike Pompeo calls Maduro government 'illegitimate'

    Venezuela: Mike Pompeo calls Maduro government 'illegitimate'


    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday called the Venezuelan government of President Nicolas Maduro "illegitimate" and said the United States would use diplomatic efforts to try to restore democracy in the economically battered...

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday called the Venezuelan government of President Nicolas Maduro "illegitimate" and said the United States would use diplomatic efforts to try to restore democracy in the economically battered nation.
    Double-decker bus crash in Ottawa kills 3, injures at least 20

    Double-decker bus crash in Ottawa kills 3, injures at least 20


    A double-decker bus crashed in Ottawa, Ontario, on Friday, killing three people and injuring at least 20, Mayor Jim Watson said at a news...

    A double-decker bus crashed in Ottawa, Ontario, on Friday, killing three people and injuring at least 20, Mayor Jim Watson said at a news conference.
    Justin Trudeau Fast Facts

    Justin Trudeau Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts on Justin Trudeau, the prime minister of...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts on Justin Trudeau, the prime minister of Canada.
    Kevin Fret: Rapper shot to death in Puerto Rico at 24

    Kevin Fret: Rapper shot to death in Puerto Rico at 24


    Rapper and LGBT activist Kevin Fret was shot to death Thursday as he rode a motorbike in Puerto Rico, CNN affiliate Noticentro.tv...

    Rapper and LGBT activist Kevin Fret was shot to death Thursday as he rode a motorbike in Puerto Rico, CNN affiliate Noticentro.tv reported.
    Mexico gas shortage fuels long lines at the pump

    Mexico gas shortage fuels long lines at the pump


    Gas stations in at least six Mexican states and the country's capital have been running dry for days. President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has called for...

    Gas stations in at least six Mexican states and the country's capital have been running dry for days. President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has called for calm.
    Stranded seals swarm a small Canadian town, unable to steer their way back to sea

    Stranded seals swarm a small Canadian town, unable to steer their way back to sea


    Residents of Canada's Roddickton-Bide Arm are used to seeing seals in town. Every winter, a few harp seals come ashore as waters freeze over -- but they're usually able to get back to the ocean on their...

    Residents of Canada's Roddickton-Bide Arm are used to seeing seals in town. Every winter, a few harp seals come ashore as waters freeze over -- but they're usually able to get back to the ocean on their own.
    Bus crash kills 7 in Cuba

    Bus crash kills 7 in Cuba


    Officials in Cuba are investigating the cause of a bus crash that left seven people dead in the eastern party of the country, state media...

    Officials in Cuba are investigating the cause of a bus crash that left seven people dead in the eastern party of the country, state media reported.
    20 bodies found in northern Mexico, many burned in vehicles

    20 bodies found in northern Mexico, many burned in vehicles


    Mexican authorities found at least 20 bodies, most of them burned, along a dirt road in the northern state of Tamaulipas near the US border, officials...

    Mexican authorities found at least 20 bodies, most of them burned, along a dirt road in the northern state of Tamaulipas near the US border, officials said.
    Nicolás Maduro Fast Facts

    Nicolás Maduro Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about the life of Venezuelan President Nicolás...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about the life of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro.
    Super Bowl guac may be off the table if gas shortage sidelines Mexican avocados

    Super Bowl guac may be off the table if gas shortage sidelines Mexican avocados


    Gas stations in at least six Mexican states and the country's capital have been running dry for days. There's some concern exports could be affected, including tens of thousands of tons of avocados heading to the United States before the Super...

    Gas stations in at least six Mexican states and the country's capital have been running dry for days. There's some concern exports could be affected, including tens of thousands of tons of avocados heading to the United States before the Super Bowl.
    Venezuela's Maduro starts another six-year term despite pressure from neighbors

    Venezuela's Maduro starts another six-year term despite pressure from neighbors


    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was sworn in for a second term on Thursday amid a longstanding economic crisis and pressure from some Latin American neighbors that won't recognize his presidency after a disputed...

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was sworn in for a second term on Thursday amid a longstanding economic crisis and pressure from some Latin American neighbors that won't recognize his presidency after a disputed election.
    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro begins another six-year term as his country is in crisis

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro begins another six-year term as his country is in crisis


    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro begins another six years in power Thursday with a collapsing economy that shows no sign of bottoming out and a threat from some Latin American neighbors who say they will not recognize his...

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro begins another six years in power Thursday with a collapsing economy that shows no sign of bottoming out and a threat from some Latin American neighbors who say they will not recognize his government.
    Meet the IT guy who led authorities to El Chapo's secrets

    Meet the IT guy who led authorities to El Chapo's secrets


    From his hideout in the mountains of Northwest Mexico, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman took pleasure in secretly listening in on the conversations of his wife, mistress and cartel associates, thanks to spyware the cartel leader had installed on their cell...

    From his hideout in the mountains of Northwest Mexico, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman took pleasure in secretly listening in on the conversations of his wife, mistress and cartel associates, thanks to spyware the cartel leader had installed on their cell phones by an IT technician.
    Driver in crash that killed youth hockey players pleads guilty

    Driver in crash that killed youth hockey players pleads guilty


    The driver of a tractor-traiiler that crashed into a bus, killing 16 people, pleaded guilty Tuesday in a Canadian provincial...

    The driver of a tractor-traiiler that crashed into a bus, killing 16 people, pleaded guilty Tuesday in a Canadian provincial court.
    Why Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro has environmentalists worried

    Why Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro has environmentalists worried


    The Amazon rainforest is critical in the regulation of global warming. But Brazil's new president has many worried about the forest's...

    The Amazon rainforest is critical in the regulation of global warming. But Brazil's new president has many worried about the forest's future.
    A mayor in Mexico was killed less than 2 hours after taking office

    A mayor in Mexico was killed less than 2 hours after taking office


    The mayor of a town in the Mexican state of Oaxaca was killed less than two hours after taking office, the state attorney general's office...

    The mayor of a town in the Mexican state of Oaxaca was killed less than two hours after taking office, the state attorney general's office said.
    US vows to help Colombia reduce acreage for cocaine production by 2023

    US vows to help Colombia reduce acreage for cocaine production by 2023


    As the primary cocaine trafficking flow continues to happen between the US and Colombia, US Secretary Mike Pompeo and Colombian President Ivan Duque have pledged to work together to combat the surge in...

    As the primary cocaine trafficking flow continues to happen between the US and Colombia, US Secretary Mike Pompeo and Colombian President Ivan Duque have pledged to work together to combat the surge in production.
    Brazil's new president set to get tough on, well ... everything

    Brazil's new president set to get tough on, well ... everything


    Jair Bolsonaro was inaugurated Tuesday as the fifth elected president since Brazil returned to democracy after the 1964-85 military dictatorship that Bolsonaro himself once...

    Jair Bolsonaro was inaugurated Tuesday as the fifth elected president since Brazil returned to democracy after the 1964-85 military dictatorship that Bolsonaro himself once praised.
    Dilma Rousseff Fast Facts

    Dilma Rousseff Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about former Brazilian President Dilma...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff.
    Haiti Earthquake Fast Facts

    Haiti Earthquake Fast Facts


    Read Fast Facts from CNN about the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, which struck January 12,...

    Read Fast Facts from CNN about the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, which struck January 12, 2010.
    No explosives detected at site of helicopter crash that killed Mexican politicians

    No explosives detected at site of helicopter crash that killed Mexican politicians


    No trace of explosives has been found at the site of the helicopter crash that killed the new governor of the Mexican state of Puebla and her politician husband, a government official said...

    No trace of explosives has been found at the site of the helicopter crash that killed the new governor of the Mexican state of Puebla and her politician husband, a government official said Tuesday.
    Mexican governor Martha Erika Alonso killed in helicopter crash

    Mexican governor Martha Erika Alonso killed in helicopter crash


    The new governor of the Mexican state of Puebla and her politician husband were killed Monday in a helicopter crash in central Mexico, according to the head of their political...

    The new governor of the Mexican state of Puebla and her politician husband were killed Monday in a helicopter crash in central Mexico, according to the head of their political party.
    UN expert calls for investigation into migrant girl's death

    UN expert calls for investigation into migrant girl's death


    A UN expert on the human rights of migrants has urged a "thorough" investigation into the death of a 7-year-old girl in US Customs and Border Protection...

    A UN expert on the human rights of migrants has urged a "thorough" investigation into the death of a 7-year-old girl in US Customs and Border Protection custody,