Mexico Protests Turn Chaotic
October 14 2014 10:50 AM
About 600 protesters, including students, teachers and relatives of 43 missing students, torched government buildings Monday in Guerrero.
President Dilma Rousseff Trailing Aecio Neves In Brazil Election
October 13 2014 11:46 AM
Rousseff's sagging ratings come as Brazil's once mighty economy has fallen into a technical recession.
Bolivia's President Morales Wins Election: Local TV Exit Poll
October 12 2014 8:32 PM
Morales had been expected to win easily.
Bolivia Votes In Presidential Poll; Morales Seen Cruising To Win
October 12 2014 4:33 PM
Police patrolled in large numbers as voters lined up in La Paz.
Third-Place Silva Endorses Neves In Brazil Election Runoff
October 12 2014 2:48 PM
Neves needs the backing of most of Silva's supporters if he is to defeat the leftist Rousseff and end 12 years of rule by her Workers' Party.
A Horrific Massacre That Mexico's President Can't Downplay
October 10 2014 6:40 PM
"This is not just about narco-traffickers fighting it out over turf. This is taking criminals and using them for a political purpose."
Bolivia's Morales Poised For Third Presidential Term
October 10 2014 12:02 PM
With a sharply reduced poverty rate and strong economic growth, Bolivians seem satisfied with the way the country is headed.
DHS Chief Says ISIS Not Entering US Through Mexico
October 09 2014 9:32 AM
“We have no credible, specific intelligence to that effect,” Johnson said.
Thousands Protest Disappearances Of Mexico Students
October 09 2014 6:38 AM
A mass grave, full of scorched human remains, was found near a town where the students were last seen over the weekend.
Experimental Ebola Drugmaker's Stock Falls After Dallas Patient Dies
October 08 2014 11:32 AM
America's first Ebola patient, Thomas Eric Duncan, died while being treated with a drug from a relatively unknown biotech company.
Rousseff Will Face Neves In Brazil's Runoff
October 05 2014 8:09 PM
Brazilian President Dilma Rouseff will go against Aecio Neves after a runoff was declared.
Rousseff, Neves In Runoff For Brazil Presidency
October 05 2014 6:30 PM
Full voting results in Brazilian presidential election nearly complete.
Haiti’s Ex-Dictator Jean-Claude 'Baby Doc' Duvalier Dies At 63
October 04 2014 2:45 PM
Jean-Claude Duvalier inherited power in 1971 when he was just 19, but he fled into exile 15 years later.
Brazil President Rousseff Could Avoid Runoff, Win Election
October 04 2014 1:26 PM
The incumbent president leads with more than 40 percent voter support in a new poll Saturday.
Canada Plans To Join Anti-ISIS Coalition In Iraq
October 04 2014 10:15 AM
Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Canada seeks to "significantly degrade" the capabilities of the Islamic State group.
Brazil's Presidential Candidates Differ On Economy, Foreign Policy
October 04 2014 9:21 AM
An upset victory by one of Dilma Rousseff's challengers could see Brazil increase global trade and rethink controversial foreign relationships.
DoJ Plea To Keep Gitmo Force-Feeding Hearings Secret Rejected
October 03 2014 4:24 AM
A federal judge dismissed arguments from the DoJ that an open hearing could jeopardize national security.
A Turning Point For Mexico Environmentalists?
September 29 2014 4:29 PM
One of its worst ecological disasters in recent memory may change things in the second-biggest Latin American economy.
Peru Earthquake Kills At Least 8 People
September 29 2014 1:24 AM
The government in the region declared a 90-day state of emergency to help rebuild the village of Misca, which was almost completely destroyed.
Obama Says Islamic State Was Underestimated
September 28 2014 5:29 PM
President Obama told "60 Minutes" he put too much trust into the Iraqi army.