Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Daily Headlines: February 25, 2014
* U.S.: According to a recently released U.S. government study, health habits within the Latino population reflect the diversity of cultural backgrounds among Latinos.
* Brazil: European and Brazilian officials announced the creation of a new interoceanic telecommunications cable that could prevent U.S. intelligence surveillance.
* Central America: Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla said that her country will file a complaint with the International Court of Justice in order to resolve a border dispute with Nicaragua.
* Honduras: At least thirty-nine people died over the weekend in Honduras including eight fatalities in San Pedro Sula, which is one of the most violent cities in the world.
Video Source – YouTube user VoiceofOCvideo
Online Sources- National Insitutes of Health; LAHT; Reuters; Deutsche Welle; The Latin Americanist