Bloomberg–17 hours ago
Ecuador granted Assange asylum in the South American nation’s London embassy in 2012, where he has remained cooped up ever since. Ecuador has repeatedly tried to find a solution that would allow Assange to leave without the threat of arrest, but with no success. He remains wanted in Britain for …
Telegraph.co.uk–Mar. 9, 2018
Meet the couple who ran 6,500 miles across South America – dodging hurricane-force winds and the Venezuelan mafia … Through our website, online classroom and articles for magazines and newspapers, we told the tales of the people and wildlife involved in our charities’ projects and of the ecological …
Atlas Obscura–15 hours ago
But it has a familiar botanical cousin in yerba maté, a caffeine-bearing holly species from South America whose traditional use, preparation, and flavor is similar. The primary difference between cassina and maté is that while maté weathered the storm of European conquest, cassina has fallen into obscurity.
Bloomberg–14 hours ago
The White House offensive is occurring on several fronts: it’s renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement; it’s in talks with nations and blocs that want exemptions from steel and aluminum tariffs; and it’s considering how to punish China for alleged theft of intellectual property. Beijing has …
Bloomberg–Mar. 27, 2018
The agreement came as the U.S. has been involved in renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico and has … Trump has slammed existing trade agreements with several countries, regularly singling out the six-year-old trade deal with South Korea, known as Korus.
KFGO–13 hours ago
(Reuters Health) – People living in the U.S. but born elsewhere may have lower risk for heart disease and stroke than their native-born neighbors, suggests a new study. Foreign-born residents had a range of risks, however. Women from Europe and men from Africa or South America had the lowest stroke …
Telegraph.co.uk–Mar. 12, 2018
The season at the Colón Theatre (teatrocolon.org.ar) begins this month with Three Sisters and concerts by the BA philharmonic. In April, South America’s biggest book fair sets up at La Rural expo centre. Norwegian (norwegian.com) flies direct from Gatwick. British Airways (ba.com) flies from Heathrow.
The Conversation UK–1 hour ago
The East African Rift Valley stretches over 3,000km from the Gulf of Aden in the north towards Zimbabwe in the south, splitting the African plate into two … An example of a place on Earth where this has happened is the South Atlantic ocean, which resulted from the break up of South America and Africa …
U.S. News & World Report–6 hours ago
In this March 20, 2018 photo, Guido Nunez-Mujica, right, meets for the firs time with fellow Venezuelans who he helped leave Venezuela, Daniel Klie, left, and Elias Martinez, third from left, as Elias’ girlfriend Elizabeth Vieria and Nunez-Mujica’ American husband Tom Japhet join them at a bar in Santiago, …
U.S. News & World Report–18 hours ago
Judge Awards Guyana Plane Crash Survivor $272,000. A federal judge has ordered an airline to pay $272,000 in damages to a Connecticut woman injured in a 2011 plane crash in Guyana, South America. March 28, 2018, at 1:27 p.m.. Judge Awards Guyana Plane Crash Survivor $272,000. Share. ×. Share on Facebook.