Chile sailor publicly discloses his homosexuality

In conservative Chile, sailor in country's navy announces he is gay in rare public disclosure

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 11:34pm EDT

Girls in Colombian town struck by mystery illness

Scores of teenage girls in Colombia struck by mystery illness parents blame on vaccine

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 10:00pm EDT

Uruguayans can now sign up to grow pot at home

Uruguay opens registration period to grow marijuana at home under legalization plan

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 08:06pm EDT

New police force sent to Mexican town near capital

Mexico lake town besieged by kidnappings is first assignment for new police force

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Relatives criticize Mexico's new number on missing

Relatives, civil organizations criticize Mexican government's new number on missing

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 07:30pm EDT

Ecuadoran police sentenced for attack on president

6 Ecuadoran police sentenced to 12 years for 2010 attempt on life of President Correa

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 07:12pm EDT

Labor protest disrupts Argentine capital

Opposition labor strike disrupts Argentine capital in protest of taxes, inflation

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 06:16pm EDT

Dominican court opens case on ex-Vatican official

After Vatican removes immunity, Dominican court opens abuse case against ex-diplomat

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 11:50am EDT

Alarm as Nicaragua starts canal route survey

Nicaragua starts survey along interoceanic canal route, alarming property owners

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 10:32am EDT

Colombian kingpin's former hit man leaves prison

Colombian capo Pablo Escobar's hit man freed from prison under heavy police guard

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 08:40am EDT

Venezuela battles obesity amid dearth of good food

Fat socialists: Venezuela to battle obesity, which critics blame on shortages of healthy food

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 06:12am EDT

2 new Maya civilization centers studied in Mexico

2 new Maya cities in Mexico could connect the empire's north and south regions

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 05:04am EDT

Hurricane Cristobal heads toward Bermuda

Hurricane Cristobal heads toward Bermuda after drenching other islands with heavy rains

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 05:02am EDT

AP PHOTOS: Cubans trek to beach to cool off

AP PHOTOS: Cubans trek by car, bus, horse-drawn carriage to beat summer heat at the beach

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 04:26am EDT

Peru police seize 3.3 tons of cocaine

Peruvian police seize 3.3 tons of cocaine in year's biggest seizure

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:34pm EDT

Mexico officials pull CentAm migrants from trains

Mexico immigration officials pull off Central Americans migrants from northbound trains

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 10:12pm EDT

Hurricane Cristobal gains, heads toward Bermuda

Hurricane Cristobal gradually gains strength, heads over ocean toward Bermuda

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 09:40pm EDT

Poll: Challenger overtakes Brazil leader Rousseff

Poll: Challenger Silva overtakes Brazilian leader Rousseff in probable second-round vote

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 06:50pm EDT

US Navy pulls protesting nurse from Guantanamo

Navy nurse who refused to force-feed hunger strikers at Guantanamo sent home, investigated

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 05:00pm EDT

Argentina says US-based BNY Mellon not welcome

Argentina says it has revoked license to operate from US-based Bank of New York Mellon

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:48pm EDT