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Bosnia-Hercegovina's midfielder Zvjezdan Misimovic (L) fights for the ball with Argentina's defender Federico Fernandez and Argentina's goalkeeper Sergio Romero during a Group F football match between Argentina and Bosnia-Hercegovina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio De Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 15, 2014.  (AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBA)

Argentina, France, Switzerland Are Winners In Sunday World Cup Games

Lionel Messi scored a stunning second-half goal to push Argentina to a 2-1 victory over World Cup newcomer Bosnia-Herzegovina on Sunday night in the Group F opener for both teams in Rio de Janeiro Sunday.

06/15/2014

In this handout photo provided by The Guardian, Edward Snowden speaks during an interview in Hong Kong. Snowden, a 29-year-old former technical assistant for the CIA, revealed details of top-secret surveillance conducted by the United States' National Security Agency regarding telecom data. (Photo by The Guardian via Getty Images)

Schumer Threatens Economic Impact Against Ecuador If NSA Leaker Is Granted Asylum

Schumer issued a threat to the South American nation, warning its trade preferences with the U.S. would be in jeopardy if it allows Snowden in to avoid extradition on charges of espionage and theft of government property.

06/30/2013

In this handout photo provided by The Guardian, Edward Snowden speaks during an interview in Hong Kong. Snowden, a 29-year-old former technical assistant for the CIA, revealed details of top-secret surveillance conducted by the United States' National Security Agency regarding telecom data. (Photo by The Guardian via Getty Images)

Report: NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Avoids Extradition, Bound For Ecuador

An Aeroflot flight from Hong Kong believed to be carrying Edward Snowden landed in Moscow. On Sunday afternoon, WikiLeaks said Snowden was going to Ecuador to seek asylum.

06/23/2013

The warehouse on 43rd Avenue in Long Island City where prosecutors said a businessman was held and tortured for a month by a group of men looking for $3 million in ransom. (Photo: CBS 2)

Man Charged In Queens Kidnapping, Ransom Plot Claims He’s ‘Not A Criminal’

According to police, businessman Pedro Portugal was bound and burned with acid as captors demanded a $3 million ransom from his family in Quito, Ecuador.

05/26/2013

The warehouse on 43rd Avenue in Long Island City where prosecutors said a businessman was held and tortured for a month by a group of men looking for $3 million in ransom. (Photo: CBS 2)

Police: Accomplices In Brutal Queens Kidnapping, Ransom Plot Flee The Country

NYPD Commissioner Kelly said Thursday that detectives were also looking for a man in New York City. Three others are being held without bail.

05/23/2013

Fredy Marcelo Arbito (credit: ICE)

Feds: Child Porn Suspect Believed To Be In New Jersey

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations unit is looking for 30-year-old Fredy Marcelo Arbito. He’s a naturalized U.S. citizen from Ecuador whose last known address was in Hightstown.

03/12/2013

Kleber Cordova wiping away tears as his daughter testifies (credit: CBS 2)

Girl Testifies Against Father In NJ Bathtub Murder Trial

The prosecution alleges Kleber Cordova’s daughter watched him hold her mother’s head under water in their bathtub in Morristown four years ago.

03/20/2012

Gavel (file / credit: clipart.com)

Jury Selection In Bathtub Murder Trial May Begin This Week

Kleber Cordova is accused of drowning his wife in a bathtub at their Morristown home three years ago.

01/22/2012

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NY Judge Refuses To Halt $18B Collection From Chevron

Courts in Ecuador have ordered Chevron to pay the steep penalty for pollution that occurred when Texaco was operating in the forest, between 1972 and 1990.

01/06/2012

NEW YORK - JUNE 07: A general view of the match between Ecuador and Greece on June 7, 2011 at Citi Field. (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Citi Field Hosts Ecuador-Greece, Nearly 40K Fans In Soccer Debut

Citi Field was at near capacity on Tuesday. Fans in the stadium were going bananas. And the Mets were out of town.

WFAN–06/08/2011

(Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Ecuador, Greece To Play Soccer Game At Citi Field

Ecuador and Greece will meet in an exhibition soccer game at Citi Field on June 7th. It will be the first ever soccer match held at Citi Field, which is home to the New York Mets.

WFAN–05/05/2011

Jorge Martinez was shot while in his van in Brooklyn. (credit: CBS 2)

Gunman In Fatal NYC Shooting On The Loose

Investigators said someone firing shots from the roof of a building in Gravesend Friday night sent two bullets tearing through the roof of Jorge Martinez’s white Ford van as he was driving along Avenue X.

09/05/2010