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Officials: Guatemala volcano toll reaches 109

The death toll from the eruption of Guatemala’s Fuego volcano has reached 109, officials said Thursday.

Guatemala volcano eruption kills 25

At least 25 people were killed when Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted Sunday, belching ash and rock and forcing the capital's main airport to close.

Seven killed in Guatemala prison riot

Prisoners in Guatemala fought each with guns and knives in a riot that left seven dead and 25 wounded, officials said late Thursday.

Guatemala ex-president Alvaro Colom, ministers arrested over graft

Guatemala's fight against corruption has intensified with the arrest of a former president and nine of his ex-ministers.

Guatemala court blocks expulsion of UN anti-graft chief

Guatemala's Constitutional Court has blocked President Jimmy Morales' order to expel the head of a UN anti-corruption commission that is investigating his campaign financing.

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Man remanded in prison for allegedly stabbing woman to death

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Democrat Stacey Abrams quits race, vows to sue Georgia state

Democratic candidate Stacey Abrams has vowed to sue the US state of Georgia for "gross mismanagement" of the gubernatorial election after withdrawing from the race.
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Lanre Razak: APC’ll clinch Aso Villa, Alausa in 2019

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Chief Lanre Razak, has said there are no vacancies in both Aso Villa in Abuja and Alausa Government House in Lagos State, asserting that, “APC will walk over other parties in the 2019 general elections.”