Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Daily Headlines: October 12, 2011 (Updated)
* Mexico: Mexican authorities cooperated with their U.S. counterparts in order to help foil a supposed Iranian-backed plan to kill the Saudi ambassador to the U.S. (Update: According to the Buenos Aires Herald, Argentina's Jewish community is "concerned" with the alleged plot since the plan was said to have involved attacks in Buenos Aires)
* Paraguay: Over 27,000 cattle received vaccinations as part of a campaign to halt an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease.
* U.S.: A coalition of 25 civil rights and labor advocacy groups petitioned for an end to employment credit checks that allegedly hurt Latino job applicants.
* Puerto Rico: The Island’s emblematic coqui frog could soon be placed on an endangered species list.
Video Source – YouTube user Associated Press
Online Sources- Los Angeles Times, Bloomberg, Huffington Post, Fox News Latino