Alleged Beltran Leyva cartel boss nabbed in Mexico

Alleged cartel capo Hector Beltran Leyva captured at restaurant, the 4th brother to fall

Updated 44 minutes, 18 seconds ago

AP PHOTOS: Trash pickers worry about end of dump

AP PHOTOS: Trash pickers worry about livelihoods once giant dump closes in Brazil's capital

Updated 44 minutes, 19 seconds ago

Tropical Storm Simon forms in the Pacific

Tropical Storm Simon forms in the Pacific off Mexico's southwestern coast

Thursday - 10/02/2014, 06:48am EDT

Detentions of major Mexico drug chiefs

A look at detentions and killings of major Mexican drug chiefs in recent years

Thursday - 10/02/2014, 01:10am EDT

Mexico's probe of army slayings raises doubts

Mexico's explanation of army's slaying of 22 suspects raises more questions than answers

Thursday - 10/02/2014, 12:08am EDT

Venezuelans looking to 'Holy Thugs' for protection

More Venezuelans turning to 'Holy Thugs' seeking protection from country's violent crime

Thursday - 10/02/2014, 12:04am EDT

Mexico: Alleged drug boss Beltran Leyva captured

Mexico says alleged cartel capo Hector Beltran Leyva captured while dining at restaurant

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 11:40pm EDT

Key events in Mexico army slayings investigation

Key events in investigation of Mexico army slaying of 22 suspects

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 06:30pm EDT

US snowboarder killed in avalanche in Argentina

US snowboarder Liz Daley killed in avalanche in Argentina; follows deaths of 2 pro skiers

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 05:48pm EDT

Guatemala ex-police on trial in 1980 embassy fire

Guatemalan ex-police officer goes on trial in 1980 fire at Spanish embassy that killed 37

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 05:47pm EDT

Cuba says it's likely to increase money supply

Cuba says it's likely to increase money supply, raising question of inflation

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 05:35pm EDT

'Vultures' hover over Argentina -US relations

Argentina-US relations hit low as Fernandez blames Washington for her country's debt crisis

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 05:08pm EDT

AP names Victor Caivano director for Southern Cone

AP names Victor Caivano news director for Southern Cone countries

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 01:49pm EDT

Fight for growing Pentecostal vote in Brazil

Brazil's presidential contenders fight for growing Pentecostal vote

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 12:16pm EDT

3 soldiers charged in Mexico army killing of 22

Homicide charges in Mexico army killing of 22 raise more questions about what happened

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 10:20am EDT

Spaniard rescued after 12 days in Peru cave

Injured Spanish explorer rescued after being trapped 12 days in cave in Peruvian Amazon

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 10:06am EDT

Mexico announces homicide charges in army killings

Mexico prosecutor: homicide charges for 3 soldiers in army killing of 22 gang suspects

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 01:34am EDT

Pot decriminalization bill drafted in Jamaica

Jamaica's justice minister says legislation has been drafted to decriminalize marijuana

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 12:30am EDT

Argentina slams US judge after contempt decision

Argentina's Fernandez criticizes US judge that held country in contempt over bond payment

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 09:00pm EDT

Rousseff takes lead in Brazil election poll

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff takes lead in election poll, outpacing rival Silva

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 08:35pm EDT