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January 19, 2017
Latin America, once plagued by malnutrition, now faces a different type of public health crisis as processed food increasingly replaces traditionally prepared dishes, leading to a surge in obesity rates, a United Nations report showed on Thursday. Nearly 58 percent of the region’s inhabitants, or close to 360 million people, is either overweight or obese,...
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Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, Mexico’s most notorious cartel kingpin who twice made brazen prison escapes and spent years on the run as the country’s most wanted man, was extradited to the U.S. on Thursday to face drug trafficking and other charges. Mexico’s Foreign Relations Department announced Guzman was handed over to U.S. authorities for transportation...
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The Chacala Cultural Foundation has issued an open invitation to participated in the ChacalArt 2017 Winter Artists Residency. The artist lineup has already been published, guaranteeing high standards all around for this year’s event. The coastal town of Chacala, located in the Riviera Nayarit tourism corridor, will welcome talented local and international artists from January...
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