Venezuela’s Chavez Dies, Officials call for Unity
Permalink

Venezuela’s Chavez Dies, Officials call for Unity

CARACAS, Venezuela — Some in anguish, some in fear, Venezuelans raced for home and stocked…

Continue Reading →

Luxury villas, designer labels: jailed Mexico union boss’ U.S. oasis
Permalink

Luxury villas, designer labels: jailed Mexico union boss’ U.S. oasis

California: Boasting two properties in an exclusive enclave just outside San Diego and anenviable designer…

Continue Reading →

Haiti’s ex-ruler ‘Baby Doc’ Duvalier attends court
Permalink

Haiti’s ex-ruler ‘Baby Doc’ Duvalier attends court

Haiti’s former ruler Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier has appeared in court for a hearing to…

Continue Reading →

Cuban leader Raul Castro says he will retire in 2018
Permalink

Cuban leader Raul Castro says he will retire in 2018

HAVANA: Cuban President Raul Castro announced on Sunday he will step down from power after…

Continue Reading →

Peru gang targets people stuck in traffic
Permalink

Peru gang targets people stuck in traffic

Police have caught a group of alleged thieves accused of stealing more than $46,000 since…

Continue Reading →

Chavez back in Venezuela, stirs succession talk
Permalink

Chavez back in Venezuela, stirs succession talk

CARACAS, Venezuela:  Hugo Chavez’s sudden return to Venezuela after more than two months of cancer…

Continue Reading →

US lawmakers in Cuba amid Alan Gross imprisonment row
Permalink

US lawmakers in Cuba amid Alan Gross imprisonment row

Israel Prisoner X: Ben Zygier ‘leaked Mossad secrets’
Permalink

Israel Prisoner X: Ben Zygier ‘leaked Mossad secrets’

Israel secretly imprisoned an Australian man who worked for its Mossad spy agency because it…

Continue Reading →

Ecuador’s Correa breezes to 2nd re-election
Permalink

Ecuador’s Correa breezes to 2nd re-election

QUITO, Ecuador: A landslide second re-election secured, President Rafael Correa immediately vowed to deepen the…

Continue Reading →

Peru archaeologists find ancient temple in El Paraiso
Permalink

Peru archaeologists find ancient temple in El Paraiso

Archaeologists in Peru say they have discovered a temple at the ancient site of El…

Continue Reading →

World’s richest men aid ‘Green Revolution’ center
Permalink

World’s richest men aid ‘Green Revolution’ center

TEXCOCO, Mexico: The research center largely responsible for launching the “green revolution” of the 1960s…

Continue Reading →

Climbing ‘Spider-Man’ puts on show for Cuba kids
Permalink

Climbing ‘Spider-Man’ puts on show for Cuba kids

HAVANA: The French “Spider-Man” continues to dazzle Havana with his unassisted, death-defying climbs.

Continue Reading →

Six Spanish tourists raped near Mexico’s Acapulco resort
Permalink

Six Spanish tourists raped near Mexico’s Acapulco resort

Six Spanish tourists have been raped near the Mexican resort of Acapulco, local authorities say.

Continue Reading →

Mexico City blast at state oil firm Pemex kills 25
Permalink

Mexico City blast at state oil firm Pemex kills 25

The number of people killed by a blast in Mexico City at the headquarters of…

Continue Reading →

Deadly fire weighs heavy in Brazil; club owner attempts suicide
Permalink

Deadly fire weighs heavy in Brazil; club owner attempts suicide

Brazil:  One of the owners of the Brazilian nightclub that burned down this week, killing…

Continue Reading →