Pope to Mass of millions: Get out of church
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Pope to Mass of millions: Get out of church

Rio de Janeiro: Pope Francis closed out World Youth Day with a final Mass before…

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Thousands meet Pope Francis at Copacabana beach event
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Thousands meet Pope Francis at Copacabana beach event

Pope Francis has visited Copacabana beach, in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, to…

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Brazil crowds greet Pope Francis in Rio de Janeiro
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Brazil crowds greet Pope Francis in Rio de Janeiro

Pope Francis has been greeted by tens of thousands of Brazilian pilgrims as he began…

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Brazil protests: Tens of thousands in union-led strikes
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Brazil protests: Tens of thousands in union-led strikes

Tens of thousands of workers across Brazil joined a day of strikes called by trade…

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Brazil indigenous protest blocks major iron ore railway
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Brazil indigenous protest blocks major iron ore railway

Brazilian indigenous people in the Amazon region have blocked one of the country’s most important…

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Brazil unveils plan to hire 10,000 doctors for poor areas
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Brazil unveils plan to hire 10,000 doctors for poor areas

Brazil has unveiled plans to hire 10,000 doctors to work in poorly served areas as…

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Brazil asks US to explain internet surveillance
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Brazil asks US to explain internet surveillance

Brazil has requested clarifications from the US government about reports that its intelligence agencies monitored…

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Bolivia ‘could close’ US embassy after plane incident
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Bolivia ‘could close’ US embassy after plane incident

President Evo Morales has threatened to close the US embassy in Bolivia after his official…

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Brazil unrest: ‘Million’ join anti-government protests
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Brazil unrest: ‘Million’ join anti-government protests

More than a million people are reported to have taken part in protests in about…

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Footballer Lionel Messi investigated for tax fraud in Spain
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Footballer Lionel Messi investigated for tax fraud in Spain

Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi and his father are being investigated in Spain for allegedly defrauding…

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Naked cyclists bring Mexico City streets to standstill
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Naked cyclists bring Mexico City streets to standstill

Thousands of naked cyclists have ridden through the streets of Mexico City to mark the…

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Mexico rescues 165 kidnapped migrants near US border
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Mexico rescues 165 kidnapped migrants near US border

The Mexican army says it has rescued 165 migrants kidnapped by a criminal gang at…

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Mexico activists found dead by roadside in Guerrero state
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Mexico activists found dead by roadside in Guerrero state

Police in Mexico say they have found the bodies of three left-wing activists who went…

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Honduran gangs Salvatrucha and 18 Street announce truce
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Honduran gangs Salvatrucha and 18 Street announce truce

The two most notorious and violent street gangs in Honduras have promised to end the…

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Ecuador Pegasus satellite fears over space debris crash
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Ecuador Pegasus satellite fears over space debris crash

The Ecuadorean space agency (EXA) is trying to pick up signals from its satellite after…

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