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Before the discontent generated by the measure, the Undersecretary of Hydrocarbons and Fuels, Carlos Casares, summoned the oil companies for this Tuesday for a meeting.

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Latin America

Samuel Morales, the president’s older brother, and political adviser, and Jose Manuel Morales, the president’s eldest son, were accused of defrauding the land registry of US$12,000 in 2013.

Defendant Evelyn Hernandez, 21, has already served three years of the three-decade sentence handed down after prosecutors said she had induced an abortion.

President Evo Morales visited the municipality of Robore after a disastrous fire affected more than 460,000 hectares in Bolivia’s eastern region.

Before the discontent generated by the measure, the Undersecretary of Hydrocarbons and Fuels, Carlos Casares, summoned the oil companies for this Tuesday for a meeting.

World

Lula has been in prison since April 7, 2018, over corruption charges that media leaks and legal experts have exposed as politically motivated.

Sudan’s ousted President Omar al-Bashir received US25 million from Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and US$65 million from King Abdullah.

Eric Garner's repeated dying cries of "I can't breathe," widely viewed on social media, became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movement. 

His proposals include cutting the prison population in half, end mandatory minimum sentencing, legalizing marijuana, and banning private for-profit prisons.

Sport

Two-time Olympic gold medallis, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, clipped 200ths of a second off U.S. runner Evelyn Ashford’s Pan Am record of 22.45 seconds set in Puerto Rico in 1979.

“I am the happiest guy in the world. I just won the Tour de France, and, yeah, I can’t believe it,” said Bernal.

Calculated by the overall performance, the young cyclist, Egan Bernal, has outshined his competition as they pedalled around France.

Culture

Among the real situations depicted on screen is the devastation wrought by coffee leaf rust and other crop diseases, which have led many farmers to economic ruin.

"Dear white people, how many times do you need to be reminded that black face is never appropriate," said Facebook user Patricia Slack.

Personal data has surpassed oil as the world’s most valuable asset as companies and governments are hacking into more and more computers, according to 'The Great Hack.'

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