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The Latest: Migrant caravan on the march again in Guatemala
ESQUIPULAS, Guatemala (AP) The Latest on a caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the United States (all times local):
Oct 16 3:40PM AP

Tropical Storm Tara soaking Mexico's central Pacific coast
MEXICO CITY (AP) Tropical Storm Tara drenched Mexico's central Pacific coast Tuesday while moving just offshore, and forecasters are warning of the danger of possible flash floods and high winds in some areas.
Oct 16 3:22PM AP

Doggy bag: Beagle intercepts roast pig at Atlanta airport
ATLANTA (AP) A passenger traveling from Ecuador was relieved of leftovers when an intrepid beagle found a roasted pig's head in baggage at the world's busiest airport.
Oct 16 3:01PM AP

Tropical Storm Tara moving just off Mexico's Pacific coast
MEXICO CITY (AP) Tropical Storm Tara is dropping heavy rain on west-central Mexico while moving just offshore, and forecasters are warning of the danger of possible flash floods and high winds in some coastal areas.
Oct 16 4:08AM AP

Honduran migrants bed down after pushing into Guatemala
ESQUIPULAS, Guatemala (AP) Hundreds of Hondurans hoping to reach the United States bedded down for the night in this Guatemalan town after that country's authorities blinked first in attempts to halt their advance.
Oct 16 4:06AM AP

Venezuelan fans endure sacrifices to 'Play Ball' amid crisis
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) For 10 years, ever since they bonded over baseball at work, Franlet Bencomo and Elbert Albarran haven't missed an opening day game together.
Oct 16 4:01AM AP

AP Was There: Smith and Carlos protest during 1968 Olympics
MEXICO CITY (AP) By the time they reached Mexico City in October 1968, Tommie Smith and John Carlos were representing a country being torn apart.
Oct 15 3:37PM AP

New tropical storm brings rains to central Mexican coast
MEXICO CITY (AP) Newly formed Tropical Storm Tara soaked parts of west-central Mexico with heavy rains Monday as it drifted off the country's Pacific coast.
Oct 15 3:24PM AP

Body of newlywed man found on Costa Rica
HUDSON, Mass. (AP) The body of a Massachusetts man who was swept away by floodwaters while honeymooning in Costa Rica has been recovered.
Oct 15 1:33PM AP

US headed to Women's World Cup with 6-0 win over Jamaica
FRISCO, Texas (AP) The U.S. women's national team breezed through CONCACAF qualifying to secure a spot in the World Cup next year in France.
Oct 15 3:52AM AP

Canada gets into Women's World Cup with 7-0 win over Panama
FRISCO, Texas (AP) Christine Sinclair isn't concerned about chasing records. She's set her sights on the World Cup.
Oct 15 2:15AM AP

Memory of slain councilwoman honored in Rio de Janeiro
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) Thousands of people gathered in Brazil's second largest city Sunday to honor the memory of a councilwoman and human rights activist who was shot to death seven months ago.
Oct 15 12:38AM AP

Nicaraguan activists detained in government crackdown
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) A Nicaraguan human rights group says two activists were forced off a plane for questioning by government officials in Managua amid rising tensions and detentions of dozens of anti-government protesters.
Oct 14 11:16PM AP

Migrant caravan swells in Honduras as group nears Guatemala
MEXICO CITY (AP) Hundreds more Hondurans have joined a caravan of migrants moving toward the country's border with Guatemala in a desperate attempt to flee poverty and seek new lives in the United States.
Oct 14 11:06PM AP

Del Potro calls knee fracture a 'hard blow
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) Juan Martin del Potro has fractured his right patella bone in what the Argentine called "a hard blow that leaves me without strength."
Oct 14 7:23PM AP

Patrick Baumann, rising star in Olympic circles, dies at 51
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) Patrick Baumann, the secretary general of basketball's world governing body who was seen as a potential IOC president, has died at the Youth Olympics. He was 51.
Oct 14 4:25PM AP

Immigrants face hurdles to prove abuse by US agents
HOUSTON (AP) Within hours of being booked at a Border Patrol station in far West Texas, two teenage sisters from Guatemala came forward to allege that an agent conducted an improper strip search.
Oct 14 2:41PM AP

The Latest: Pope lauds new saints Oscar Romero, Pope Paul VI
VATICAN CITY (AP) The Latest on Catholic Church canonizations on Sunday (all times local).
Oct 14 9:26AM AP

Pope to canonize El Salvador's Oscar Romero, Pope Paul VI
VATICAN CITY (AP) Pope Francis presided Sunday over the canonization of two of the towering figures of the 20th-century Catholic Church: Pope Paul VI, who oversaw the modernizing church reforms of the 1960s, and Archbishop Oscar Romero, a human rights icon who was murdered for his defense of El Salvador's poor.
Oct 14 8:38AM AP

US guards against overconfidence in World Cup qualifying
FRISCO, Texas (AP) Defender Becky Sauerbrunn said the memories of 2010 still drive her as the U.S. women's national team seeks to qualify for next year's World Cup in France.
Oct 14 12:40AM AP