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Fallen Argentine troops' relatives wait for identification
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- The body of Jose Antonio Reyes Lobos rests in the Falkland Islands along with those of more than 100 other fallen Argentine soldiers. But his 79-year-old mother says she doesn't want to leave this world without putting a flower on a grave bearing the name of her son killed in combat more than three decades ago....

Chilean homes without water; 3 dead, 19 missing in floods
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- Hundreds of thousands of homes in communities around Chile's capital remained without water Monday as authorities struggled to restore service following floods caused by Andean rainfall....

Authorities investigate killing of hippo at El Salvador zoo
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) -- El Salvador's widespread violence reached an unexpected corner with the brutal and fatal beating of the national zoo's beloved hippopotamus Gustavito....

Mexico ex-president Felipe Calderon donates pension
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Former Mexican President Felipe Calderon says he will donate his government pension to a nonprofit group that helps children with cancer....

Dancers dress as devil in popular Argentina carnival
UQUIA, Argentina (AP) -- To the beat of drums, more than 300 people dressed as devils descend a sacred hill as one of the most singular Carnival events in South America begins....

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