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A large, 6.0 magnitude earthquake rattled Mexico City early this morning. So far there have been no reports of injuries or major damage. In Brazil, a female police officer was murdered in front of her daughter, pushing officials to take action against a wave of police killings. Ninety-five police officers have been murdered this year. Police suspect drug trafficking gangs are behind the executions.
In Cuba, peace talks between the Colombian government and the FARC have been delayed. Meetings were set to start today, but negotiators need to work on “technical details” before beginning.
And Argentine and Chilean officials proposed building a multi-billion dollar tunnel through the Andes mountain range. Officials say it would cut down travel time and increase trade. The tunnel would take ten years to complete.