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Bolivian authorities announced plans to separate children living with their incarcerated parents in ovrecrowded jails. The decision came after horrid reports that a 12 year-old girl was allegedly raped by her inmate father. In Brazil, 5,000 protestors marched peacefully in Rio. They continued to demand a crackdown on corruption and better public services. In Mexico, activists warned of new U.S. immigration legislation sending a mixed message to migrants. Activists said promising a path to citizenship and increasing border security was “schizophrenic.” And in Peru, archaeologists discovered a 1,200 year-old tomb North of Lima. It contained 63 mumified bodies — mostly women — who may have been royalty.