The Americas

members of the all-female band ADAHEZ, Chevanese Palmer, from left, Karissa Palmer, Gabeana Campbell, Tashana Barnett and Shadeeka Daughma, pose for a photo on the steps of the Bank of Jamaica, in Kingston, June 13, 2019.
n the bank’s latest video, reggae artist Tarrus Riley uses his throaty vocals to praise low, stable and predictable inflation as being what the bass-line is to reggae music.
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June 18, 2019
Gabriel Alexander Pérez Vizcaino, alias "Bone," behind wearing helmet, a suspect in the shooting of former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, is taken to court in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, June 17, 2019.
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The man was identified as Alberto Miguel Rodríguez Mota, whom authorities say is a fugitive.
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June 18, 2019
Looted coffins lay in a pile after grave robbers moved through El Cuadrado cemetery in Maracaibo, Venezuela, May 16, 2019.
Thieves have broken into some of the vaults and coffins in El Cuadrado cemetery since late last year, stealing ornaments and sometimes items from corpses as the country sinks to new depths of deprivation
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June 18, 2019
Central American migrants stand on a raft to cross the Suchiate River from Guatemala to Mexico, as the Tacana volcano stands tall near Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, early Monday, June 10, 2019. Mexican and U.S. officials reached an accord late Friday that…
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The president said Guatemala would soon sign a so-called third safe country agreement, while also slashing aid dollars for Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras
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June 18, 2019
A message and the colors of the U.S. flag are seen on the U.S. and Mexico border fence at Friendship Park in Tijuana.
According to Reuters, congressional aides said the administration told them it would reallocate $370 million in aid to Central America lawmakers that had approved for fiscal 2018
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June 17, 2019
A sign of the Odebrecht SA construction conglomerate is pictured in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Feb. 26, 2016.
Construction giant said in a statement that it and its subsidiaries would continue operating normally during the debt restructuring, which is one of the largest ever filed in Brazil
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June 17, 2019
A woman is taken away by ambulance after reports of shots fired in the area where crowds gathered to celebrate the Toronto Raptors victory parade in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 17, 2019.
Toronto police said two people suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries
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June 17, 2019