Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Daily Headlines: January 19, 2016
* Latin America: Colombia enacted a law imposing harsher punishments against those convicted of attacking women with acid, while the Dominican opposition accused the government of doing little to combat femicides.
* U.S.: The Supreme Court accepted listening to arguments later this year over the legality of the DACA and DAPA immigration relief programs.
* Chile: Chilean prosecutors will reportedly reopen an investigation into the origins of the late dictator Augusto Pinochet's multimillion dollar fortune.
* Brazil: Another negative sign for Brazil’s economy as economists believe that inflation will rise by 7% this year.
YouTube Source – Thomson Reuters Foundation (Video uploaded on April 2015).
Online Sources – BBC News, Dominican Today, Fox News Latino, Bloomberg, NBC News