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Federer Wears Down Wawrinka To Maintain Mastery Over Compatriot

– Roger Federer continued his mastery over Stan Wawrinka, but not before getting a fright en route to a 6-7(2) 7-6(6) 6-2 quarter-final victory at the Cincinnati...

Mexico Navy Says Finds 50 Tons Of Meth In Mountain Lab

MEXICO CITY – Mexican marines on Friday said they had discovered an underground drug lab in the mountains outside the capital of Sinaloa state where they destroyed...

Taiwans President Lauds Belize Amid Dwindling Support

BELMOPAN – Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-Wen thanked the government of Belize on Friday for backing Taiwan’s claim to independence from China for 29 years....

Quake Rattles Southern Costa Rica Panama No Damage Reported

SAN JOSE – A magnitude 6.0 quake struck southern Costa Rica on Friday, close to the border with Panama, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no...

Us Judge Approves Plan To Reunite Separated Immigrant Families

– A federal judge on Friday approved a plan to reunite hundreds more families who were separated by border officials after they entered the United States from...

Venezuelans Rush To Shop Fill Tanks Before Monetary Overhaul

CARACAS/MARACAIBO – Jittery Venezuelans on Friday rushed to shops and lined up at gas stations on concerns that a monetary overhaul to lop off five zeros from...

Peru Says No Sign Of Venezuelans Sought By Maduro Over Drone Blasts

LIMA – Peru’s top immigration official said Friday that two Venezuelan civilians whom Caracas alleges were involved in recent drone blasts during a speech by...

Federer Beats Mayer To Face Wawrinka In Quarter-finals

– World number two Roger Federer, bidding for his eighth Cincinnati Masters title, outlasted Leonardo Mayer of Argentina 6-1 7-6(6) in the third round on Friday....

Venezuelans Rush To Shops Before Monetary Overhaul

CARACAS/MARACAIBO – Jittery Venezuelans on Friday rushed to shops and formed long lines in preparation for a monetary overhaul that will remove five zeros from...

Argentina President Says Poverty To Rise As Economy Slumps

BUENOS AIRES – More Argentines are likely living in poverty now compared with last year, President Mauricio Macri said on Friday, as the country’s economy...