Violence erupts in Rio slum near Olympic venues

Violence spills out of Rio slum near future Olympic venues, just ahead of World Cup

Updated 01 minutes, 34 seconds ago

Uruguay to limit pot buyers to 10 grams a week

Steady there bud: Uruguay to limit marijuana buyers to 10 grams a week in pharmacies

Updated 10 minutes, 19 seconds ago

Argentina's Congress approves $5B Repsol indemnity

Done deal: Argentina's Congress approves $5 billion payoff to Spain's Repsol for YPF takeover

Updated 10 minutes, 20 seconds ago

Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

Costa Rica government warned US against launch of 'Cuban Twitter,' now demands answers

Updated 20 minutes, 34 seconds ago

Bahamas police seize drugs worth $1.3 million

Bahamas police arrest 2 in go-fast boat, seize drugs worth $1.3 million

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 09:01am EDT

Rio official pledges transparent probe in slaying

Top Rio security official pledges 'rigor' in probe into slaying of man that sparked unrest

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 09:26pm EDT

Colombia president reinstates ousted Bogota mayor

Colombia president reinstates ousted Bogota mayor after court ruling, but legal fight goes on

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 08:44pm EDT

Chile aims to end dictatorship-era election rules

Chile's president may finally have votes in Congress to end dictatorship-era election rules

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 08:40pm EDT

Bolivia approves downing of drug-smuggling planes

Bolivia authorizes military to shoot down drug-smuggling planes, but first it needs radar

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 08:10pm EDT

Bolivia threatens to fire protesting soldiers

Bolivian government threatens to fire soldiers protesting over dead-end careers

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 07:24pm EDT

Mexico steps back from telecom, Internet limits

Mexican governing party appears to step back letting officials block telecom, Internet signals

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 06:00pm EDT

Lawyer: US man held in Cuba seeks to go home soon

Lawyer: US man imprisoned in Cuba determined to go home in next year, either alive or dead

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 05:30pm EDT

American arrested in Venezuela on murder charges

Venezuelan police arrest American man on murder, weapons charges

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Venezuela's economic crisis catches up with malls

Barren shelves: Venezuela's once-glitzy shopping malls struggle under price and rent controls

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 01:42pm EDT

Guyana residents seek improvements to 911 system

Guyana residents press for improvements to 911 system amid complaints about unanswered calls

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 11:40am EDT

Hundreds in Mexico protest telecommunications law

Hundreds in Mexico protest telecommunications reform they say will allow for censorship

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 10:50pm EDT

Colombia court reinstates ousted Bogota mayor

Colombia court reinstates ousted Bogota mayor in latest twist in ongoing legal saga

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 10:40pm EDT

Chile amends constitution to allow expat voting

Exile victory: Chile changes constitution to enable voting by citizens outside the country

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 10:38pm EDT

Mexico arrests 46 criminals posing as vigilantes

Mexico arrests 46 criminal suspects posing as vigilantes

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 09:50pm EDT