Posts Tagged Latin America and Caribbean

FIFA fines Argentina for protest banner

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has reprimanded the Argentine soccer association and fined it $33,000 after its players were pictured with a political banner before a World Cup warmup match.

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Fight Schedule

At Madison Square Garden, New York (HBO), Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Geale, 12, for Golovkin’s WBA Super World-IBO middleweight titles; Bryant Jennings vs. Mike Perez, 12, WBC heavyweight title eliminator; Ola Afolabi vs. Anthony Caputo Smith, 12, for Afolabi’s IBO cruiserweight title.

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Court throws out Chiquita terror payment claims

MIAMI (AP) — A divided federal appeals court on Thursday threw out claims potentially worth billions of dollars against produce giant Chiquita Brands International made by relatives of thousands of Colombians killed during years of bloody civil war.

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Ricky Martin to be judge on ‘The Voice … Mexico’

In this May 31, 2014 file photo, Ricky Martin performs during the opening ceremony of the Life Ball in front of City Hall in Vienna, Austria. Televisa announced Thursday, July 24, 2014, that Martin will be a coach in the fourth season of “La Voz...Mexico,” or "The Voice...Mexico," which premieres September 7. The Puerto Rican singer was previously a coach on the Australian version of “The Voice.” (AP Photo/Ronald Zak, File)

MEXICO CITY (AP) — And the fourth and final judge for “The Voice … Mexico” is: Ricky Martin.

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Fight Schedule

At Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, N.Y. (SHO), Antoine Douglas vs. Michel Soro, 10, for the vacant WBA International middleweight title.

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