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Northampton author's novel tells of '80s Nicaragua
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) - When two American journalists were beheaded in the last several weeks by Islamic State militants, Joe Gannon was saddened and horrified. But in another sense, he wasn't that surprised, knowing full well the dangers that foreign correspondents can face in a war zone. Gannon, ...(10/25/2014 12:47:04 AM)
Wall crushes houses in Nicaragua heavy rain, 9 die
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A Nicaragua government official says nine people have died when a wall collapsed in heavy rains, crushing five homes in the capital city of Managua.(10/17/2014 3:56:29 PM)
Record rains kill 5-year-old girl in Nicaragua
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Record rains unleashed landslides and caused flooding that swamped hundreds of homes and swept a 5-year-old girl to her death, Nicaraguan officials said Thursday.(10/9/2014 10:43:06 PM)
Days of deadly rains hit Nicaragua
Twenty-two people have died in Nicaragua during several days of heavy rains, nine of them in the capital Managua when a wall collapsed.(10/18/2014 7:52:48 PM)
Nicaragua's Public Registry Wins Latin America Geospatial Excellence Award
Thomson Reuters Supports the Country`s Implementation of a Modern Digital Land Registry - the Basis for the Award   Washington, D.C., September 29, 2014  -  Thomson Reuters announced today that Nicaragua`s ...(9/29/2014 9:34:02 AM)
Heavy rains leave 22 dead in Nicaragua
Managua (AFP) - Days of torrential rains in Nicaragua left 22 people dead and left homeless more than 32,000 others, according to an official report Saturday.(10/18/2014 4:22:04 PM)
SUSSMAN | The Hammer That Could Change Lives
By CAITLAN SUSSMAN I am dancing with Don Juan, leader of the community of Fonseca, Siuna, at the goodbye ceremony for my group after a week in Nicaragua. As he spins me around and around, the faces of my fellow students combine with those of the community members in a […](10/23/2014 1:02:01 AM)
Flooding grips Nicaragua
24 people are killed after days of relentless rain.(10/20/2014 5:44:58 AM)
Nicaragua says 5-year-old girl dies after record rains flood homes, touch off landslides
Nicaraguan authorities say a 5-year-old girl is dead after record rains unleashed landslides and flooding that swamped hundreds of homes.(10/9/2014 7:40:09 PM)
Nicaragua Flooding Leaves 24 Dead
Driving rain that has swamped most of Nicaragua for days has killed 24 people, authorities said on Sunday, sparking fears of a potential health crisis in some areas.(10/19/2014 7:40:30 PM)
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