FRONT PAGE: 2 Of 17 Kidnapped Missionaries Are Freed In Haiti – NPR
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FRONT PAGE: 2 Of 17 Kidnapped Missionaries Are Freed In Haiti – NPR

A manager at the Christian Aid Ministries headquarters, left, speaks with a worker at the door of the center in Titanyen, north of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Sunday. Odelyn Joseph/AP hide caption toggle caption Odelyn Joseph/AP A manager at the Christian Aid Ministries headquarters, left, speaks with a worker at the door of the center in…

ARGENTINA NEWS: Giro de la Argentina: respalda una condena a las elecciones en Nicaragua en la asamblea de la OEA
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ARGENTINA NEWS: Giro de la Argentina: respalda una condena a las elecciones en Nicaragua en la asamblea de la OEA

ARGENTINA NEWS: WASHINGTON.- En un quiebre sorpresivo, el gobierno de Alberto Fernandez condeno formalmente por primera vez las violaciones de derechos humanos en Nicaragua, al respaldar en la Asamblea General de la Organizacion de los Estados Americanos (OEA) una resolucion aprobada por una amplia mayoria de paises que rechazo las ultimas elecciones presidenciales en las…

RELIGION: US government asks Americans to leave Haiti
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RELIGION: US government asks Americans to leave Haiti

This Wednesday (10), the US State Department urged the Americans to leave Haiti now, if this does not happen the American State may be unable to help them to withdraw from the country. Violence is on the rise in the Caribbean country, meanwhile the 17 missionaries, 16 of them American, are still held hostage by…

CANADA NEWS: Canada, U.S. urge citizens to leave Haiti amid deepening turmoil
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CANADA NEWS: Canada, U.S. urge citizens to leave Haiti amid deepening turmoil

The U.S. and Canadian governments are each urging their citizens to leave Haiti because of the country’s deepening insecurity and a severe lack of fuel that has affected hospitals, schools and banks.

TEXAS NEWS: Texas National Guardsmen Face Cuts To Benefits As Operation Lone Star’s Surge To Border Continues – KXAN.com
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TEXAS NEWS: Texas National Guardsmen Face Cuts To Benefits As Operation Lone Star’s Surge To Border Continues – KXAN.com

by: Maggie Glynn Posted: Nov 11, 2021 / 06:14 PM CST / Updated: Nov 11, 2021 / 06:14 PM CST Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, right, shakes a National Guard member’s hand after speaking during a news conference along the Rio Grande, Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, in Del Rio, Texas. The U.S. is flying Haitians camped…

HEALTH: COVID-19 Cases Decline In The Americas But No Room For Complacency, PAHO Warns
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HEALTH: COVID-19 Cases Decline In The Americas But No Room For Complacency, PAHO Warns

Countries must remain vigilant, accelerate equitable access to vaccines and continue public health measures until everyone is protected. Washington D.C. November 3, 2021 (PAHO) – While downward trends in cases and deaths continue across much of the Americas for the eighth consecutive week, Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Assistant Director Jarbas Barbosa warned that “progress…

AFRICA NEWS: Malawi: ‘Give Solutions, Not Broken Promises to the Poor’
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AFRICA NEWS: Malawi: ‘Give Solutions, Not Broken Promises to the Poor’

Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera has asked the 120 world leaders gathered in Scotland attending a two-day Climate Change Summit in to give the poor people across the globe ‘concrete answers’ on what actions they will take to limit global warming in order to save the planet. Chakwera, speaking at the Conference of the Parties (CoP26)…

OPINION: Addressing Immigration Doesn’t End At The Border—Schools Need Help
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OPINION: Addressing Immigration Doesn’t End At The Border—Schools Need Help

Oakland’s Rudsdale Newcomer High School—as its name implies—has a distinct student body: recent immigrant teens. Most came to California from Central America or Mexico. Many are in the country without legal immigration status or are seeking asylum here. Some came to the United States alone. These dislocated students confront the expected challenges, including interrupted schooling…

BUSINESS: Scientology Volunteer Ministers In Verona Are Honored For Their Community Service
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BUSINESS: Scientology Volunteer Ministers In Verona Are Honored For Their Community Service

LOS ANGELES and VERONA, Italy, Oct. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Scientology Volunteer Ministers of Verona received a certificate of recognition from the mayor of Verona this month as part of a celebration in honor of the sesquicentennial of the Verona Municipal Police.Active in Verona since 2008, the group’s response to the needs of the city since the…

HEALTH: Barbie and LEGO Diversity Goals Have Big Impression on Girls of Color
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HEALTH: Barbie and LEGO Diversity Goals Have Big Impression on Girls of Color

Oct. 28, 2021 — Last year, on a trip to Disney Springs, the shopping complex at Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL, Brianna Watson, a wife and motherhood blogger, and her then-3-year-old daughter, Ari, walked by the Lego Store, where Mickey Mouse, Maleficent, and other characters were featured in Lego form. ” I want some!”…

HEALTH: Death Holidays and Why We Celebrate Them
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HEALTH: Death Holidays and Why We Celebrate Them

Oct. 29, 2021 — Autumn is a season of preparation: It is a time of harvest before scarcity, gathering seeds before snow, crispness before cold, and vibrant color before grey monotony. It’s no surprise that autumn is celebrated in many cultures by remembering those who have gone before them, and celebrating abundant life. These holidays…

UK NEWS: UK travel: The remaining red list countries will be removed from the UK’s travel system
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UK NEWS: UK travel: The remaining red list countries will be removed from the UK’s travel system

(CNN] The UK will remove seven countries that remain on its “red list” of travel destinations starting November 1. This follows the UK introducing a new system for international travel earlier this month, in which testing requirements were loosened for many fully vaccinated travelers and destinations were designated either “red” or “green. “A week later,…

RELIGION: Unusual secrecy attends Biden’s first meeting with Pope Francis as president
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RELIGION: Unusual secrecy attends Biden’s first meeting with Pope Francis as president

(RNS) — When President Ronald Reagan visited St. John Paul II in June of 1982 with first lady Nancy Reagan, the press trailed the distinguished group as the pontiff squired the couple and their staffers to the Vatican’s inner sanctums and looked on, according to a New York Times reporter, as “a group of 200…

RELIGION: Prayer for kidnappers is deeply rooted in the faith of mission groups
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RELIGION: Prayer for kidnappers is deeply rooted in the faith of mission groups

When Amish gather to worship each week they sing the solemn, German dialect hymns that their spiritual predecessors composed almost five centuries ago in a situation similar to that of 17 missionaries taken into captivity in Haiti. These hymns were inspired by the miserable prison conditions that Anabaptists endured in early Anabaptists, founders of the…

RUSSIA NEWS: Russia to Delay Champagne Label Law for 2 Months – France
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RUSSIA NEWS: Russia to Delay Champagne Label Law for 2 Months – France

RUSSIA NEWS: Russia agreed to delay the implementation of a contested law that prohibits French champagne producers from labeling their champagne “champagne”, Frank Riester, French Trade Minister, told AFP Tuesday. France is the home of original champagne. It jealously guards the right to use it and has been in discussions with Moscow about the new…

AFRICA NEWS: Somalia: Somalia’s ‘Gravedigger’s Wife’ Grabs Top Prize As Best Film, Music At Fespaco
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AFRICA NEWS: Somalia: Somalia’s ‘Gravedigger’s Wife’ Grabs Top Prize As Best Film, Music At Fespaco

“The Gravedigger’s Wife”, from Somali director Ahmad Khadar, grabbed the Golden Stallion of Yennenga on Saturday night for best picture, while home-grown Burkinabe documentary “Night Nursery” was named best documentary at the 27th edition of FESPACO. Shouts and thunderous applause erupted after the first prize for “Night Nursery”, by Moumouni Sanou, was announced. For Best…

ARGENTINA NEWS: Dolar blue hoy: Asi cerro la cotizacion este sabado 23 de octubre en Argentina
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ARGENTINA NEWS: Dolar blue hoy: Asi cerro la cotizacion este sabado 23 de octubre en Argentina

ARGENTINA NEWS: Conoce aqui el precio del dolar blue en Argentina para hoy, sabado 23 de octubre de 2021. Video: La Republica El dolar blue, el sabado 23 de octubre de 2021, cotiza en US$ 191,00 para la compra y US$ 195,00 para la venta. De esta manera, la divisa en el mercado informal llego…

SOCIAL MEDIA: Our Approach For Maintaining A Safe Online Environment In Countries At Risk
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SOCIAL MEDIA: Our Approach For Maintaining A Safe Online Environment In Countries At Risk

We take a comprehensive approach in countries that are experiencing or at risk for conflict or violence — acting quickly to remove content that violates our policies and taking protective measures.  Since 2018, we’ve built teams with expertise on issues such as human rights, hate speech, misinformation and polarization. Many have lived or worked in…

ARGENTINA NEWS: El gobierno de Biden dijo que es importante “una negociacion exitosa” entre la Argentina y el FMI
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ARGENTINA NEWS: El gobierno de Biden dijo que es importante “una negociacion exitosa” entre la Argentina y el FMI

ARGENTINA NEWS: WASHINGTON.- El gobierno de Joe Biden destaco la importancia de “una negociacion exitosa” entre la Argentina y el Fondo Monetario Internacional (FMI), y de medidas que contribuyan a lograr la sostenibilidad de la deuda y un crecimiento inclusivo de largo plazo. El mensaje surgio de una reunion en la Casa Blanca entre el…

FRANCE NEWS: Fourty-three countries call upon China to respect Uyghur Rights
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FRANCE NEWS: Fourty-three countries call upon China to respect Uyghur Rights

– / Live news Issued on: 21/10/2021 – 23: 52 Members of the Uyghur community rally against the Chinese government at the State Department on September 15, 2021 in Washington, DC Kevin Dietsch GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP United Nations (United States) (AFP) “We call on China to allow immediate, meaningful and unfettered access to Xinjiang…

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