- 5 Latin American Projects To Watch In 2014
December 21 2013 11:00 AM
It has been a hectic year in Latin America -- and it looks like 2014 will be no different. Here are 5 of the projects that will keep the region busy.
- 7 Weirdest Moments In Latin American News In 2013
December 20 2013 6:26 AM
Disappearing inflation, controversial handshakes and toilet paper wars: It all happened in 2013 in Latin America.
- Why Is Brazil Not Considering Asylum For Snowden?
December 18 2013 4:11 AM
In July, Snowden had sought asylum from a dozen countries, including Brazil, after the U.S. revoked his passport.
- How Brazil Reacted To Snowden's Letter
December 17 2013 2:37 PM
Brazil's reaction to Edward Snowden's open letter was not the surge of anti-American sentiment the NSA leaker might have expected.
- What Edward Snowden Is Offering Brazil In His Open Letter
December 17 2013 10:57 AM
Snowden continues his fight against political espionage that he interprets as violating civil and human rights.
- The Cuban Media's Take On Obama-Castro Handshake
December 11 2013 1:59 PM
In an unprecedented gesture, Barack Obama and Raúl Castro shook hands during Nelson Mandela's memorial. In Cuba, reactions are optimistic.
- Uruguay Becomes First Nation To Legalize Marijuana Trade
December 10 2013 10:29 PM
The South American nation passed the groundbreaking bill on Tuesday.
- How The World's Major Newspapers Remembered Nelson Mandela
December 06 2013 10:39 AM
Newspapers across the world ran tributes to Mandela - one of the most influential statesmen and activists of the 20th century.
- First JFK Assassination Conspiracy Theory Was Paid For By The CIA
December 05 2013 2:23 PM
A CIA-funded Anti-Castro group asserted that Lee Harvey Oswald was linked to Cuba’s Fidel Castro in a plot; but it was a lie.
- Peña Nieto’s Very Busy First Year As President
December 03 2013 9:13 AM
Enrique Peña Nieto had an eventful first year at the helm of the second-biggest economy in Latin America.
- Canadian Authorities Say They Caught A Chinese Spy
December 02 2013 4:42 PM
A naturalized Canadian citizen, Qing Quentin Huang, has been arrested for allegedly trying to give sensitive information to the Chinese embassy in Ottawa.
- A North Korean Ship's Plight In Panama
November 22 2013 5:16 PM
The case of the undeclared fighter jets and missiles in a North Korean ship is ongoing, as the Chong Chon Gang remains stuck on Panama's shore.
- US Biz: Some Immigration Activist Concessions?
November 22 2013 5:15 PM
They say it's not doomsday yet, but some business owners worry the immigration stalemate may impact innovation.
- New TPP Talks Decried As Most Secretive To Date
November 22 2013 3:22 PM
Activists say that the newest round of talks over the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), which are being held in Utah, are the most secretive to date.
- The End Of The Monroe Doctrine?
November 19 2013 3:29 PM
In its first speech covering Latin America, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry preached for improved in relations throughout the region.
- 2014 NDAA, Now In Senate, Could Finally Mean The End Of Guantanamo
November 18 2013 5:29 PM
Years after Obama issued an executive order for Guantanamo's closure, a Senate bill could finally spell the end of the controversial military prison.
- Rob Ford Tackling Woman Video: Watch Toronto Mayor Run Into Female City Councilor [VIDEO]
November 18 2013 3:58 PM
The embattled mayor, who has admitted to smoking crack, was caught on video tackling the woman -- a week after he used graphic language while discussing allegations related to oral sex and a female staffer.
- Israel Has Held An Al Qaeda-Linked Biological Weapons Expert For 3 Years
November 18 2013 7:27 AM
Although he hasn't stood trial, no country is willing to accept him, Israeli media reported Monday.
- Bolivia’s Coca Crops Surpass Legitimate Consumption Needs
November 16 2013 11:38 AM
The EU found that Bolivia's coca crops are four times what local consumption demands. Where is the excess going?
- The Potemkin Revolution Of Subcomandante Marcos
November 15 2013 10:44 AM
The Subcomandante Marcos-led movement has given up trying to change the world. Instead, it wants to change things one village at a time.