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Mexico: Fugitive police chief arrested in missing students case
0 | MEXICO MISSING/ARREST
Mexico City, Nov 22 (EFE).- Mexico's Attorney General's Office has confirmed the arrest of a former deputy police chief who is a suspected member of the Guerreros Unidos drug cartel and is linked to the disappearance of 43 trainee teachers in the southern state of Guerrero.
Magnitude-6.8 earthquake injures 14 in central Japan
0 | JAPAN EARTHQUAKE
Tokyo, Nov 22 (EFE).- A magnitude-6.8 earthquake hit central Japan's Nagano prefecture and left at least 14 people with injuries of varying degrees of severity, after collapsing several homes and causing water cuts and power outages, the NHK public network reported.
Barcelona downs Sevilla 5-1, Messi makes history
0 | SOCCER SPAIN/BARCELONA-SEVILLA
Barcelona, Nov 22 (EFE).- Into the net went goal number 251, then goals 252 and 253. The Argentine Leo Messi had rewritten the history books of Spanish soccer with a trio of goals against a Sevilla club that crumbled 5-1 as the Argentine striker became La Liga's all-time top scorer, surpassing the record set by Telmo Zarra in 1955.
Brazil's JBS expands into Asia with acquisition of Australia-based Primo
0 | BRAZIL BUSINESS
Sao Paulo, Nov 22 (EFE).- Brazilian food giant JBS, the world's largest meat processor, is making a push into Asia with its acquisition this week of Australia-based Primo Smallgoods, local media reported Saturday.
Cuban doctor with Ebola in stable yet worrying condition
0 | EBOLA CUBA
Geneva, Nov 22 (EFE).- The health of Cuban doctor Felix Baez Sarria, who was flown to Switzerland last Thursday from Sierra Leone where he contracted the Ebola virus, is stable though a cause for concern, the Cantonal Hospital of Geneva said Saturday.