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World Cup over, but some Argentines won't go home
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Lucas Bazan Pontoni rifled through his pockets for the 45-cent lunch fee as he stood in line at a downtown soup kitchen. When he came up short, an acquaintance sprang for the government-subsidized meal....

3 charged in Nicaragua bus attacks that killed 5
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) -- Three men have been charged with murder and organized crime in the weekend attacks on two buses carrying supporters of Nicaragua's governing party that left five people dead and 28 wounded, the country's top prosecutor said Thursday....

Ex-Venezuelan intelligence chief detained in Aruba
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- Authorities in Aruba announced Thursday that they arrested a close confidant of late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez who was sent as that country's consul to the Caribbean island despite being sanctioned by the U.S. government on charges of drug trafficking....

Trinidad pair cleared of caging protected animals
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) -- A judge in Trinidad & Tobago has aggrieved conservationists by dismissing charges against a couple who were found with 55 protected animals caged at their home amid a no-trapping, no-hunting moratorium in the Caribbean nation....

6 to stand trial in group home case in Mexico
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A Mexican judge has ordered six employees of a group home raided amid charges of abuse and filthy conditions to stand trial, federal prosecutors said Thursday....