- Brazil Hit With First General Strike In 22 Years
July 11 2013 12:38 PM
The wave of protests in Brazil takes a new turn as unions join in the fight.
- Cuba's Reforms: Some Market, But Not Quite Free
July 11 2013 11:49 AM
The communist government wants to deregulate companies and attract foreign money. But don't celebrate the coming of the free market yet.
- Corruption Data For Latin America: It's Not Pretty
July 10 2013 3:02 PM
Argentina and Mexico are two growing economies, and they're also very corrupt, the countries' citizens believe.
- Global Corruption Survey Paints Gloomy Picture
July 10 2013 6:54 AM
International sentiment about corruption and fighting corruption hasn’t improved in the past two years, finds an influential annual survey.
- Snowden To Venezuela? Only If He Hurries
July 09 2013 12:04 PM
As reports surface that Snowden has accepted asylum in Venezuela, President Maduro's offer might be reaching its expiration date.
- Brazil Launches Probe Into US Spying Claims
July 09 2013 2:48 AM
Brazil is investigating whether its local telecom companies helped the U.S. to spy on communications on Brazilian soil.
- Berlusconi's Magazine Swallows Fake Report That The Boss Is Running For NYC Mayor
July 08 2013 2:55 PM
The billionaire, lascivious ex-prime minister of Italy has New York City abuzz: He wants to be mayor! But, wait a minute...
- Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto's Party Loses Key States
July 08 2013 1:50 PM
Mexico's ruling party lost the two biggest states, in an election plagued by violence and allegations of corruption.
- Mexico Becoming A Foreign Direct Investment Magnet
July 08 2013 12:06 PM
Mexico’s Finance Secretariat says the country attracted 40% of last year’s FDI in the first quarter of 2013 alone.
- It’s A ‘Trick’: Henrique Capriles On Venezuela’s Offer To NSA Leaker
July 06 2013 2:56 PM
As Venezuela awaits Edward Snowden’s response to its asylum offer, an opposition leader warns there might be more to it than meets the eye.
- Venezuela, Nicaragua To Offer Asylum To NSA Leaker Snowden
July 05 2013 9:19 PM
The news came shortly after Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega said Friday he was willing to grant asylum to Edward Snowden.
- Evo Morales Irate Over Plane Diversion, Claims US Involvement
July 04 2013 6:23 AM
The Bolivian president launched an anti-U.S. tirade after his plane was diverted to search for Edward Snowden.
- South American Bloc Unasur To Hold Meeting On Snowden Crisis
July 03 2013 4:26 PM
The Union of South American Nations will meet in Lima to discuss how to approach the recent Evo Morales plane crisis.
- Snowden Crisis (Though Not Snowden) Reaches Latin America
July 03 2013 1:19 PM
After being stranded in Vienna, Bolivian President Evo Morales was finally allowed to fly home, where his neighbors rose in his defense.
- Bolivia President Morales’ Plane Returns Home After Snowden Suspicions
July 03 2013 7:58 AM
Bolivia plans to file a complaint with the United Nations over EU countries blocking airspace and searching Morales’ plane.
- Which Countries Sent The Most Censorship Requests To Google?
July 03 2013 6:12 AM
The only country that sent Google more censorship requests than the U.S. was Brazil.
- Is Michelle Bachelet Returning To Chile’s Presidency?
July 03 2013 6:08 AM
Former President Michelle Bachelet swept the Chilean primaries, and seems well positioned to win her old job back.
- Bolivian Leader's Plane Diverted; Snowden 'Not Aboard'
July 02 2013 6:42 PM
President Evo Morales’ flight from Moscow was rerouted to Austria on false suspicion that Edward Snowden was on board, Bolivia says.
- Where Will Snowden Run To Next?
July 02 2013 4:41 PM
There are only two countries that are currently considering his request for asylum.
- Will Brazil Be Ready For The 2014 World Cup?
July 02 2013 4:22 PM
After a month of protests and infrastructure problems, there are concerns over how well Brazil is suited to host the World Soccer Cup.