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Mothers of murdered young women in Mexico are marching over 200 miles to demand that the government find the bodies of their loved ones. At least 100 murdered women have gone missing over the past two years. 11 young women from Mexico and Nicaragua have been rescued from a cross-border prostitution ring busted by U.S. authorities. Officials say they’ve arrested 12 people in connection with the crime. Journalists in Peru protested yesterday against a bill they say restricts freedom of speech. The bill, if passed, would criminalize denial of Peru’s communist party of its insurgency role in a 1980 internal conflict. A Brazilian web site will create a fake girlfriend for you for 40 dollars. The site sets up a week-long fake Facebook profile.