Endless Strikes, Poor Pitches And No Water
June 10 2014 3:10 PM
Two days to go before the 2014 World Cup, subway workers may strike again, water is scarce and poor field conditions could injure players.
Three Days From World Cup, São Paulo Is In Chaos
June 09 2014 12:04 PM
The world's biggest sporting event begins Thursday, and Brazil's biggest city is a gridlocked mess, with police using tear gas.
Lima Airport Cocaine Ring Busted
June 06 2014 8:34 AM
The ring would switch bags filled with cocaine with passengers’ luggage, which was put on later flights.
6 In 10 Brazilians Say World Cup Is Bad For Economy
June 03 2014 12:50 PM
Hosting the World Cup is expected to cost the nation about $11 billion.
'Only God Can Fix This'
June 03 2014 10:51 AM
In the world's fifth-largest country, half a million soccer fans will only be able to move by air -- but airports are an unfinished mess.
High-Profile Venezuelan Prisoner Ends Hunger Strike
June 01 2014 7:40 PM
Ivan Simonovis is serving a 30-year sentence for the assassination of four protesters.
At Least She Doesn't Smoke: Porn Star Runs Against Rob Ford
May 28 2014 5:42 PM
Crack-smoking Mayor Rob Ford is about to have some sexy competition in the October 2014 mayoral race.
Venezuela Accuses Opposition Leader Maria Corina Machado Of 'Coup' Plot
May 28 2014 4:04 PM
The allegations are the latest in a torrent from the government, which says three months of protests this year were a veneer for a U.S.-backed conspiracy to unseat the successor to late socialist leader Hugo Chavez.
In São Paulo, 20,000 Homeless Protest World Cup
May 23 2014 2:03 PM
Homeless Brazilians do not want to choose between a house and soccer.
The Day In Pictures [SLIDESHOW]
May 23 2014 7:53 AM
10 photos from around the world.
Here's One Way To Come Out For Gay Rights In Peru
May 21 2014 12:52 PM
Carlos Bruce, who introduced a bill to legalize same-sex civil unions, came out of the closet after International Day Against Homophobia.
In Brazil, World Cup And Corruption Talk Spurs Protest
May 19 2014 5:23 PM
From culinary snobbery to corrupt construction contracts, Brazilians have plenty to be bothered about concerning the World Cup.
Brazil To Dish 2014 World Cup Safety Tips
May 19 2014 8:15 AM
The advice appears to be a way to prevent "latrocinios," or robberies that end in murder.
Costa Rica’s New Government Looks South, Away From Washington
May 17 2014 11:01 AM
Luis Solís, a leftist professor-turned-politician, makes assurances that he is not seeking a more radical path like Venezuela and Cuba.
Swine Flu Gives Brazil Another World Cup Headache
May 15 2014 5:13 PM
Deciding to hold World Cup events in a sweltering Amazon jungle city may turn out to have been a bad idea for Brazil.
Sinaloa Cartel Trafficker Extradited To US
May 09 2014 8:51 AM
Carlos Lobo's transfer to the United States is the first since Honduras amended its extradition laws two years ago.
Is China Getting Its Money's Worth In Latin America?
May 08 2014 8:36 AM
China’s manufacturing sector is in decline, so Beijing is pouring big money into Latin America to spur its own economic recovery.
Shantytown Revolt Raises World Cup Safety Concerns
May 06 2014 6:12 AM
Brazil might have to add public safety to its long "to do" list before the soccer tournament's June 12 kickoff.
El Salvador Seeks Return of Fugitive Ex-President From Panama
May 05 2014 7:02 PM
Flores is accused of embezzling millions in funds from Taiwan.
Amid Ukraine Crisis, Russia's Foreign Minister Goes On Tour
May 02 2014 4:24 PM
Sergei Lavrov goes to Latin America to make new friendships, rekindle old ones and thank Russia's supporters in the Ukraine crisis.