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  • The end is near — for Mayan calendar myth

    Citizens of the world, exhale. Contrary to a ballyhooed ancient Mayan prophecy that has spawned everything from Chinese doomsday cults to Hollywood special effects extravaganzas to dire warnings that Earth is on a collision course with the mystery world of Nibiru, our planet will not come to an apocalyptic finale Friday.


  • Anti-virus software founder John McAfee talks on his mobile phone as he walks on Ocean Drive in the South Beach area of Miami Beach, Fla., on his way to dinner on Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

    Software developer McAfee in Miami after deportation from Guatemala

    Anti-virus software founder John McAfee said Thursday that U.S. authorities have made no efforts to question him since he arrived in Miami after weeks of evading Belizean authorities who want to ask him about the death of his neighbor.


  • McAfee in Miami after deportation from Guatemala

    Anti-virus software founder John McAfee said Thursday that U.S. authorities have made no efforts to question him since he arrived in Miami after weeks of evading Belizean authorities who want to ask him about the death of his neighbor.


  • Guatemala gov't: McAfee to leave for US

    A Guatemala Interior Ministry official says John McAfee is leaving for the U.S. on Wednesday.


  • McAfee released in Guatemala, flies off to Miami

    Anti-virus software founder John McAfee was released from a detention center Wednesday and was escorted by immigration officials and police trucks to the Guatemala City airport, where he was put on a commercial flight bound for Miami.


  • Guatemala releases McAfee, heads for flight to US

    Anti-virus software founder John McAfee was released from a detention center Wednesday and was escorted by immigration officials and police trucks to the Guatemala City airport, where he said he was put on a commercial flight bound for Miami.


  • Software company founder John McAfee is pictured on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, in Guatemala City after being arrested for entering Guatemala illegally. (AP Photo/Guatemalan National Police)

    McAfee denied asylum; expected in Belize

    Software company founder John McAfee was denied political asylum in Guatemala on Thursday and police in Belize said they expected him to be flown back soon for questioning about the killing of a fellow American expatriate.


  • News Summary: Guatemala denies McAfee asylum

    BELIZE BOUND: Anti-virus software pioneer John McAfee was denied political asylum in Guatemala on Thursday. Police in neighboring Belize expect him to be flown back soon for questioning about the killing of a fellow American expatriate.


  • Guatemala Attorney General Claudia Paz y Paz is an aggressive prosecutor who gets support from the United States and other countries that provide aid to Guatemala. Arturo Aguilar is her secretary. (Associated Press)

    Justice shows signs of taking hold in violent Guatemala

    Chanting and waving signs in protest of high electricity prices, thousands of unarmed indigenous demonstrators blockaded a highway in western Guatemala, forcing a standoff with police. Two truckloads of soldiers arrived and gunfire erupted, killing eight protesters and wounding 34.


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