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The exterior of Mexico's Medical Forensic Service (SEMEFO) where the bodies of three U.S. citizens are being held in Matamoros, Mexico, Friday, Oct. 29, 2014. Authorities are investigating a possible police connection to the killing of three U.S. citizens visiting their father in Mexico who were found shot to death along with a Mexican friend more than two weeks after going missing. Parents of the three siblings, whose bodies were identified Thursday, have said witnesses reported they were seized by men dressed in police gear calling themselves "Hercules," a tactical security unit in the violent border city of Matamoros wracked by cartel infighting. (AP Photo/Christopher Sherman)
Mexico police questioned in killing of 3 AmericansMexico police questioned in kidnap, killing of 3 US citizens, Mexican friend near the border
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Colombians jailed in Venezuela for $15 grocery run$15 grocery run lands Colombian women in Venezuelan jail as cross-border tensions rise
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Ecuador top court endorses re-election for CorreaEcuador's top court backs proposal to allow indefinite re-election of President Correa
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Cyclists kidnapped, ransomed near Mexico CityCyclists kidnapped during training ride on Mexico City's outskirts freed after ransom paid
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12 men trapped in Colombia coal mine collapseColombia coal mine collapse traps 12 men; officials say rescue will be difficult
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Tropical Storm Vance moving slowly in PacificTropical Storm Vance is moving slowly in the Pacific far from Mexico's coast
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AP PHOTOS: Program gives disabled Venezuelans hopeAP PHOTOS: Disabled Venezuelans find hope in workshop for repairing musical instruments
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Small US-based plane crashes in Caribbean SeaSmall US-based cargo plane crashes off St. Maarten, killing 1; search continues for 2nd pilot
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Nations in Americas join in battle against EbolaCountries from around the Americas agree on ways to work together in response to Ebola
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Raquel Alvarado, 46, poses outside her home in Progreso, Texas on Oct. 28, 2014. Alvarado has been awaiting word on the whereabouts of her three adult children who disappeared while visiting their father in El Control, a small Mexican town near the Texas-Mexico border. (AP Photo/Christopher Sherman)
Mexican governor confirms 3 US siblings found deadMexican officials confirm 3 missing Americans found dead, say police being questioned
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Puerto Rico government looks to raise tax on oilPuerto Rico looks to boost excise tax on oil to help boost bond sales, ease fiscal situation
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Argentina OKs law aimed at luring oil investmentArgentina Congress passes law aimed at luring foreign investment for oil, gas development
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Mexico Supreme Court rejects energy referendumMexico Supreme Court: Referendum on energy reform unconstitutional; vote was sought by left
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Senior US diplomat seeks end to impasse in HaitiUS sends senior diplomat to Haiti, seeking to resolve impasse that has delayed elections
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Costa Rica volcano spews ash, prompts evacuationsEruption at Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano rains ash on 4 provinces, prompts evacuations
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