Business owners in war-torn countries gain lessons in becoming more profitable

...them safe from gangs when they go to and from her 53 shops in Guatemala. She also pays extortion money so gangs won't attack her...when managers monitor sales, profit and expense figures. In Guatemala, owners usually don't share financial data with managers...

Giving a present of music can be a personal gift made easy by technology

...I choose the songs that had the most impact on me," said Armstrong, who divides his time between New York and Antigua, Guatemala. "It's a way for me to stay in touch with a lot of people and get everyone something."Sharing music is a great way...

Jane Fonda promises to bring activists to Guatemala to denounce murders of women

GUATEMALA CITY -- Jane Fonda promised Monday to...small "army" of women activists to Guatemala to denounce the murders of about 700...66-year-old actress was visiting Guatemala City on behalf of the nonprofit organization...

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Danni Boatwright wins 'Survivor: Guatemala'

...veteran Stephenie LaGrossa in Sunday night's "Survivor: Guatemala, The Maya Empire" finale. Stop reading now if you want...veteran as a surprise during the first episode of "Survivor: Guatemala." There was little suspense when the final result was announced...

Scott Dean's habeas corpus petition denied

...2012 to 20 years in prison, followed by 20 years' probation.Silda Dean, one of the five children the Deans adopted from Guatemala in 2008, told authorities in October 2010 that Dean had lain in bed, touched her inappropriately and exposed himself to...

Citigroup to exit 11 markets in restructuring

...third-quarter earnings.Citi said the impact would primarily be smaller countries in Latin America: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Panama and Peru. It will also exit consumer banking in Egypt, Japan, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Guam...

Former Columbia County commissioner, family still waiting on ruling

...family in more ways than one."It's destroyed," she said.Silda Dean is one of five children the couple adopted from Guatemala in 2008. She has since come back to live at Red Oak Manor, the bed and breakfast run by Renee Dean and her family. Mimi...

Georgia Rockers softball team plans visit to Guatemala

...fast pitch softball team will travel to Guatemala on June 1 on a mission trip. The team will stay in Guatemala City for one week, teaching girls the...make an impact on the lives of girls in Guatemala, and at the same time, impact our girls...

Soccer: United States defeats Guatemala

...the national team since March as the United States routed Guatemala 4-0 and remained unbeaten this year in World Cup warmup...me personally. My job is to give serve to the forwards." Guatemala, which didn't qualify for the World Cup, was playing its...

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Oldest Maya mural uncovered in Guatemala

...was awe-struck when he uncovered a Maya mural not seen for nearly two millennia. Discovered at the San Bartolo site in Guatemala, the mural covers the west wall of a room attached to a pyramid, Saturno said at a briefing. In brilliant color, the mural...