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Washington, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) U.S. priest David Poulson recognized his sexual abuses against minors in the state of Pennsylvania and was sentenced from 2 and a half years to 14 years in prison.


11 de enero de 2019, 17:13Washington, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) The National Association of Air Traffic Controllers (Natca) sued the US administration today because its members work without receiving a salary during the partial closure of the US government.


Washington,  (Prensa Latina) The heat contained in the greenhouse effect gases (GEI) is highly increasing the temperature of the oceans, according to four observations by US researchers.


Moscow, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) Russia on Friday rejected the interventionist maneuvers of the United States and its allies in Latin America, after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro took office, and denounced the violation of the South American country''s sovereignty.


Mexico, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) Mexican Petroleoum (Pemex in Spanish) reiterated on Friday that the government''s strategy against gas theft is effective and the fight will continue, while the Energy Secretariat will keep pipelines closed for as long as necessary.


Havana, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Ministry director for the United States Office, Carlos Fernandez de Cossio, rejected on Friday a recourse in the U.S. Congress to reactivate a targeted brain drain program against Cuban doctors.


10 de enero de 2019, 18:55Brasilia, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) Elliot Engel, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives, told Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to back-off for his rapprochement with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, according to Brazil 247 website.


10 de enero de 2019, 18:48United Nations, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of the UN, Antonio Guterres, called on Thursday to give greater impetus to renewable energies, one of the key sectors in which he expects new transforming commitments.


10 de enero de 2019, 17:23Washington, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The United States reiterated its aggressiveness towards the legitimate Venezuelan government of President Nicolas Maduro, who began his second term until 2025 this Thursday.


10 de enero de 2019, 15:59Washington, 10 Jan (PL) Foreign babysitters in the United States will be paid $65.5 million following a collective lawsuit filed in 2014 against 15 companies that brought them to work in this country, news reports released today.


Cairo, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) The Egyptian foreign minister, Sameh Shoukry, ratified on Thursday his country's commitment with the Palestinian people cause.