* Dominican Republic: On the one hand Colorado Rockies player Ubaldo Jimenez won the National League Player of the Week honors after becoming the fourth Dominican hurler to pitch a no-hit game.
* U.S.: On the other hand Cincinnati Reds pitcher Edinson Volquez was suspended for fifty games after taking banned substances.
* Brazil: In the latest case of child abuse in the Americas police arrested an 83-year-old Brazilian priest allegedly videotaped in bed with a former altar boy.
* Mexico: According to government data the number of reported kidnappings shot up by 90% during the first three years of Felipe Calderon’s presidency.
Image – Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Online Sources- TSN, SI.com, The Latin Americanist, MSNBC, LAHT