Before we get to the headlines I want to take a moment to apologize for the lack of posts on Tuesday. Hopefully it won’t happen again today.
* Brazil: Ronaldo retired from soccer after an extraordinary eighteen-year career that included playing for several of the world’s top clubs, becoming the top goal scorer in World Cup history and being a part of Brazil's 2002 World Cup winning team.
* Latin America: Can ad campaigns in several countries make a significant dent in machismo culture?
* Nicaragua: A former member of the Contras turned criminal gang leader was shot dead on Sunday.
* Mexico: MVS radio rehired journalist Carmen Aristegui eight days after firing her over controversial comments on President Felipe Calderon.
Video Source – YouTube via Soccer by Ives
Online Sources- NPR, LAHT, MSNBC, CSMonitor.com