Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Daily Headlines: November 2, 2011

* Mexico: Remembrance ceremonies are being observed in numerous countries such as Mexico in honor of the Day of the Dead.

* Latin America: The Brazilian, Mexican, and Argentine stock indices fell yesterday reportedly due to fear by investors over the European debt crisis.

* Honduras: Police have tried to cover up the suspected theft of three hundred automatic weapons and thousands of bullets according to an investigation reported in the El Heraldo newspaper.

* Cuba: An editorial published in the state-run Granma newspaper urged the U.S. government to change its “demagogic” immigration policy regarding Cubans.

Video Source – YouTube via AFP (“Mexicans prepare for the traditional Day of the Dead festival, when families honor and pray for dead loved ones. At the Jamaica flower market in Mexico City, people buy flowers and festive sugar skulls to use for traditional decorations.”)

Online Sources- Huffington Post, MarketWatch, Fox News Latino, LAHT

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