- EU / CROATIA : Zagreb Now Set To Become EU Member #28...In 2013.
- PHILIPPINES /USA : Stranded US Naval Warship Finally Dismantled.
- COSTA RICA: Currency Intervention Predicted As Colon Surges Vs USD.
- ITALY: 12 Dec UPDATE: Is Silvio's 'Friend'...Key Sex Trial Witness Ruby The Heart Stealer...On The Run? Ruby Finally Surfaces...In Mexico!
- SERBIA / HUMOR : TV Show Pranks PM...With X Rated View.
- PERU: Sand Fly Bite...Morphs Into Horror Story For American.
- BRASIL : Dilma Wins Port Privatization Approval From Congress.
- SERBIA / LIBYA : Are Serbian Mercenary Pilots Bombing Protestors In Tripoli?
- MUSIC FOR MONDAY: From SWEDEN / AZERBAIJAN : Eurovision Winner Loreen Sings "Euphoria."
- GUATEMALA : Court Throws Out Rios Montt Genocide Conviction; Trial Restart Ordered.
29 October 2012
ARGENTINA: 30 Oct UPDATE : 2 Dead After Sudden Downpour In Buenos Aires; Thousands Evacuated.
In Buenos Aires...200 mm of rain fell in just 2 hours...killing 2 people...injuring at least 3...and forcing the evacuation of 1,800 people...many from slums near a river.
It rained in BA...and the surrounding area...for almost 24 hours.
The sudden downpour wreaked havoc on subway and commuter rail lines; it also forced arriving flights to divert to other airports.