- A Beauty Queen's Murder Changes The Political Agenda In Venezuela
January 09 2014 2:05 PM
President Nicolás Maduro has taken the issue on front-and-center. Here's what he's doing.
- Who Is Bridget Anne Kelly, The Christie Aide In The Bridge Brouhaha?
January 08 2014 4:47 PM
Emails from a top aide of N.J. Gov. Christie reveal his office ordered halting traffic on the George Washington Bridge. But what do we know about her?
- Al Gore, But Not The Former VP, Running For Mayor Of Toronto
January 08 2014 12:20 PM
Gore is only one of more than 20 candidates who will challenge the incumbent (and crack cocaine user) Rob Ford
- The Child Labor Ban In Bolivia Is Being Contested … By Child Workers
December 28 2013 10:47 AM
Child workers ask Bolivia to let them keep their jobs.
- 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.