The Americas

Keystone Pipeline, existing and proposed sections
USA
State Department report does not clear way for beginning construction of pipeline, traveling 1,900 kilometers from Canada's Alberta province to US state of Nebraska
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Fri, 01/31/2014 - 17:41
Quito, Equador
USA
Authorities say retired general Edgar Vaca was taken into police custody in Washington at the request of Interpol and will be deported to Ecuador
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Thu, 01/30/2014 - 09:46
Cuba Parliament
The talks will focus on increasing trade and investment and starting a dialogue on human rights; A pact could be agreed to by the end of 2015
Pop singer Justin Bieber arrives at a police station in Toronto, Jan. 29, 2014.
Teen pop star, 19, a Canada native, turned himself in at a Toronto police station Wednesday on assault charge
Chile's President Sebastian Pinera (L) and his Peruvian counterpart Ollanta Humala shake hands during a joint news conference at the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) summit in Havana, Jan. 29, 2014.
Cuba is hosting a summit of 33 countries of Community of Latin American and Caribbean states that agreed in declaration to 'fully respect the inalienable right of every state to choose its political system'
Artist's Installation Fuels Debate Over Oil Pipeline
Canadian artist Mia Feuer toured Keystone pipeline's tar sands oil field
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Wed, 01/29/2014 - 10:36
A graffiti depicting Pope Francis as Superman and holding a bag with a writing which reads: 'Values' is seen on a wall of the Borgo Pio district near St. Peter's Square in Rome, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014.
A large painting has appeared on a building near the Vatican showing the Argentine pope taking off into the air, his right fist clenched ahead of him