Pulled from rubble, Ecuadorean won’t need coffin wife got
Latin America & the Caribbean

Pulled from rubble, Ecuadorean won’t need coffin wife got

PORTOVIEJO, Ecuador (AP) — Despite the grief roiling this earthquake-stricken town, Pablo Cordova has something to be thankful for: He can return the coffin his wife had obtained for his funeral. The 51-year-old hotel administrator was one of a trickle of survivors pulled from the rubble after Ecuador’s strongest earthquake in decades flattened towns along … Continue reading

UK leader Cameron under fire over link to offshore accounts
Latin America & the Caribbean

UK leader Cameron under fire over link to offshore accounts

DUBLIN (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron faced mounting pressure Friday over his involvement in offshore investments after he finally admitted he benefited from his father’s Panama-registered trust, an entity exposed by this week’s massive data leak at a law firm specializing in global tax avoidance. Lawmakers from opposition parties demanded that Cameron tell … Continue reading