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2009-04-01 23:26:56

Jozy Altidore produced his first international hat trick Wednesday, carrying the United States to a 3-0 World Cup qualifying win over Trinidad and Tobago. Altidore, 19, was assisted by Landon Donovan on all three goals and helped the Americans seize control of the six-nation North American qualifying group. The United States cause was further assisted by a surprising 3-1 victory by Honduras over Mexico later in the evening. Costa Rica defeated El Salvador in the other qualifier 1-0. The...

2009-01-13 09:49:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The World Environment Center (WEC), in partnership with Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., today announced the launch of a major initiative which aims to increase cleaner production and energy efficiency (CP/EE) practices in two countries, El Salvador and Guatemala. The project is conducted through the U.S. Department of State funded "Cleaner Production Private Sector Partnerships" project in Central America. WEC will work with Wal-Mart Stores' small and...

2008-09-11 18:00:27

Pacific Rim Mining Corp. ("Pacific Rim" or "the Company") (TSX: PMU)(AMEX: PMU) reports its financial and operating results for the three months ended July 31, 2008. Details of the Company's financial results are provided in its Q1 2009 consolidated financial statements and Management's Discussion and Analysis ("MD&A") that will be mailed to shareholders shortly. All monetary amounts are expressed in United States ("US") dollars unless otherwise stated. Overview Pacific Rim is a...

2008-09-10 18:00:22

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Airlines is adding three destinations in Brazil to its route network this November -- Salvador, Recife and Belo Horizonte -- and to celebrate the airline is offering special introductory fares to all three cities for travel through next May, as well as double AAdvantage(R) miles for travel through mid-February 2009. American, a founding member of the global oneworld(R) Alliance, will start daily flights from Miami to Salvador...

2008-09-04 06:00:21

To: ENERGY EDITORS Contact: Brian Thurman of Southridge Enterprises, Inc., 1-888- 862-2192, ext. 3 DALLAS, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Southridge Enterprises, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SRDG; the "Company") announced today that it has signed an agreement with Beijing-based investment firm, Shenyang Rrzk Co., Ltd., to sell a 20% interest in the Company's El Salvador ethanol facility for $4 million. This foreign investment participation in the El Salvador plant stems directly from the...

2008-09-03 12:00:20

TORONTO, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Points International Ltd. (TSX: PTS; OTCBB: PTSEF) - owner and operator of the world's leading loyalty point management program, http://www.points.com/ - announced today that TACA International Airlines SA, an El Salvador-based airline, has joined the network of loyalty programs partnered with Points.com. TACA will also join Points.com's Global Points Exchange (GPX), the peer-to-peer marketplace where users can establish their own exchange rates,...

2008-07-29 09:00:59

By Josh Seidman, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Jul. 29--Rene Castro remembers hearing what sounded like an explosion and being unable to move. This must be what it's like to get killed, he thought. "I couldn't get up," said Castro, 31, of Hempstead, after the lightning hit at about 10:20 a.m. Sunday. "I thought, 'This is my last day. I'm going to die.'" Elber Guerra remembers nothing beyond waking up in a hospital bed, feeling the pain from electrical burns and being told by friends he had...

2008-07-25 06:00:36

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - July 25, 2008) - Intrepid Mines Limited (TSX:IAU)(TSX:IXN)(ASX:IAU) - All dollar values are United States Dollars unless otherwise stated. This report on the quarter ended 30 June 2008 mining production, development and exploration activities is provided as required under ASX listing Rule 5.1.1. HIGHLIGHTS Operation - Another solid quarter from Paulsens with gold production of 22,687 fine ounces (highest quarter on record), up 11 percent (prior...

2008-07-14 12:00:46

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 14, 2008) - Atacama Minerals Corp. ("Atacama" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:AAM) is pleased to announce that it has acquired a large land package in a major new potash region in northeastern Brazil. Application has been made for exploration permits in the state of Bahia covering 1,444 square kilometers (357,000 acres) of lands located 30 kilometres west of the port city of Salvador. The "Salvador Potash Project" is located along the Atlantic...

2008-07-08 09:00:36

El Salvador recovers 28 corpses from river after bus accident MEXICO CITY, July 7 (Xinhua) ?- The number of bodies recovered after a bus accident last week has reached 28, El Salvador's civil protection authorities said Monday, according to news reaching here. Last Thursday a bus with 32 people on board plunged into a river amid a downpour on the impoverished outskirts of San Salvador, capital of the Central American country. Rescue staff recovered 10 corpses Sunday around the Cerron...

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Red-throated Caracara, Ibycter americanus
2012-04-02 16:55:31

The Red-throated Caracara, (Ibycter americanus), is a species of bird of prey in the Falconidae family. It is the only member of its genus Ibycter. It is sometimes incorrectly placed in the Daptrius genus with the Black Caracara. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. The habitats of this social bird are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests...

2007-12-18 13:00:42

The Blue-and-white Mockingbird (Melanotis hypoleucus), is a species of bird in the Mimidae family. It is found in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Mexico. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist mountain vegetation and heavily degraded former forest.

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Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'