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* Chile: Chile has become the latest epicenter for the abortion debate in Latin America due to the case of an eleven-year-old girl who became pregnant after her stepfather raped her.
* U.S.: Three former Target employees filed a lawsuit against the company alleging racial discrimination such as the writing of memos with stereotypes on “Cubans (political refugees, legal status, higher educational levels) … Mexicans (lower educational level, some may be undocumented.)”
* Guatemala: Authorities arrested four men suspected of raiding a police station last month and killing eight officers.
* Peru: A team of archeologists discovered the mummified remains of a woman believed to have been sacrificed some twelve to thirteen centuries ago.
Video Source – YouTube via user NewsyWorld
Online Sources- BusinessWeek; CNN; SBS; BBC News