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Supreme Court blocks Obama's measures to reduce CO2 emissions
| US CLIMATE CHANGE | 10 de febrero de 2016
Washington, Feb 9 (EFE).- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday blocked federal regulations implemented by President Barack Obama to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants until pending legal challenges are resolved, dealing a significant blow to a key piece of the president's strategy to combat climate change.
U.S.: Islamic State will "probably" try to stage attacks here in 2016
| US TERRORISM | 10 de febrero de 2016
Washington, Feb 9 (EFE).- U.S. intelligence services on Tuesday said that the Islamic State "probably" will try to stage direct attacks on U.S. territory in 2016, and it warned that the terrorist group has infiltrated the masses of refugees fleeing the armed conflicts in Iraq and Syria.
Costa Rica: No visas for Cubans if flights to Mexico, El Salvador not filled
| CENTRAL AMERICA CUBANS -1st lead- | 10 de febrero de 2016
San Jose, Feb 9 (EFE).- The government of Costa Rica on Tuesday warned the thousands of Cuban migrants stranded in this country that they must fill the flights established to Mexico and El Salvador so they can be on their way to the United States, or otherwise the transit visas they have been issued will be revoked.
Trump puts $8 bn price tag on his U.S.-Mexico border wall proposal
| US ELECTIONS/MEXICO | 09 de febrero de 2016
Washington, Feb 9 (EFE).- Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump on Tuesday finally put a price to one of his most controversial proposals, building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border paid for by the latter, claiming that it would cost $8 billion.