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Havana Bay recovering species thanks to reduction in pollution
| CUBA ENVIRONMENT | 07 de febrero de 2016
Havana, Feb 7 (EFE).- The return of fish and marine birds to Havana Bay is an indication that Cuban authorities have managed to reduce pollution there by 50-60 percent over the past 10 years, experts on the communist island said Sunday.
Venezuela's oil minister holds talks with Saudi counterpart
| VENEZUELA OIL | 07 de febrero de 2016
Caracas, Feb 7 (EFE) - Venezuelan Oil Minister and Petroleos de Venezuela, or PDVSA, CEO Eulogio Del Pino said his meeting Sunday with his Saudi Arabian counterpart, Ali al-Naimi, in Riyadh was "productive."
Republicans square off in New Hampshire in political life or death battle
| US ELECTIONS | 07 de febrero de 2016
Manchester, New Hampshire, Feb 7 (EFE).- "The Trump campaign won't stop calling me asking who I'm going to vote for. And it's not ... a person. It's a robo-call!" New Hampshire resident Deane Haskell complained to EFE, the bombardment of advertisements and candidates' phone solicitations having transformed the GOP electoral struggle into a political life or death battle.
Iñarritu's "The Revenant" wins him top honor at Directors Guild Awards
| ENTERTAINMENT FILM | 07 de febrero de 2016
Los Angeles, Feb 7 (EFE).- Mexican Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu on the weekend received the top Directors Guild Award for his gripping frontier epic "The Revenant" at the 68th edition of the prizes.