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Colombians protest against police...

Colombians protest against police...

Latin America

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Bogota experienced several days of unrest after a 43-year-old engineer named Javier Ordonez died on September...

UN probe: Venezuela president behind...

UN probe: Venezuela president behind...

Latin America

Wed, Sep 16 2020

The mission reviewed over 2,500 incidents since 2014 that led to more than 5,000 killings by security...

As Brazil's wetlands burn, rain is only...

As Brazil's wetlands burn, rain is only...

Latin America

Wed, Sep 16 2020

The Pantanal sits at the southern edge of the Amazon rainforest, stretching from Brazil into Bolivia...

Pandemic forces pink farm to get creative...

Pandemic forces pink farm to get creative...

Latin America

Tue, Sep 15 2020

To respond to the pandemic, Pink Farms shifted its sales online and developed a new product line,...

Desperate race against fires in world's...

Desperate race against fires in world's...

Latin America

Tue, Sep 15 2020

There have been 62,627 fires in the Brazilian Amazon so far this year, an increase of 10% from the same...

Venezuela says 'US spy' captured near...

Venezuela says 'US spy' captured near...

Latin America

Sat, Sep 12 2020

A Venezuelan court last month sentenced two former US Green Berets to 20 years in prison for their role...

Brazil Covid-19 death toll passes...

Brazil Covid-19 death toll passes...

Latin America

Sat, Sep 12 2020

The virus has proved devastating for some of Brazil's most vulnerable groups, notably residents of...

Latin America and Caribbean pass 8m...

Latin America and Caribbean pass 8m...

Latin America

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Brazil is the worst hit country in Latin America, with 4.23 million people infected with Covid-19 and...

Brazil extends Car Wash graft

Brazil extends Car Wash graft

Latin America

Thu, Sep 10 2020

The operation's success in bringing once untouchable figures to justice made it popular in corruption-weary...

Brazil wetland fires threaten jaguar...

Brazil wetland fires threaten jaguar...

Latin America

Wed, Sep 9 2020

Experts say most of the fires are set intentionally, typically by farmers and ranchers clearing

Indigenous Brazilians launch Covid-19...

Indigenous Brazilians launch Covid-19...

Latin America

Sat, Sep 5 2020

Indigenous peoples are especially vulnerable to the new Covid-19, presenting an incidence rate 249% higher...

Colombia opens South America's longest...

Colombia opens South America's longest...

Latin America

Sat, Sep 5 2020

The tunnel, which is 8.65 km long, costs more than about $270 million

Brazil surpasses 120,000 Covid-19...

Brazil surpasses 120,000 Covid-19...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 30 2020

The poll found 47% of Brazilians do not blame Bolsonaro for the country's Covid-19 death toll, while...

South American Countries Mull Reopening...

South American Countries Mull Reopening...

Latin America

Fri, Aug 28 2020

Latin America has been severely affected by the virus, with more than 260,000 deaths and almost seven...

Coronavirus cases in Latin America pass...

Coronavirus cases in Latin America pass...

Latin America

Fri, Aug 28 2020

WHO said countries in the region need to increase testing and has expressed concern about the high...

Study: Fires poisoning air in...

Study: Fires poisoning air in...

Latin America

Thu, Aug 27 2020

The fires are mainly caused by people clearing land for farming and ranching, then illegally burning...

Bolivia's Morales facing new child sex...

Bolivia's Morales facing new child sex...

Latin America

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Morales's party claims the accusations are politically motivated and blames the conservative interim...

Brazil's Bolsonaro renews attacks on...

Brazil's Bolsonaro renews attacks on...

Latin America

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Brazil's National Journalists' Federation counted 116 times he attacked the news media last...

13 dead in crush at Peru party raided...

13 dead in crush at Peru party raided...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Local media reported that the victims were in their 20s

WHO: Covid-19 stabilizing in

WHO: Covid-19 stabilizing in

Latin America

Sat, Aug 22 2020

Brazil has the world's second-highest number of covid-19 cases and deaths after the United...

Brazil police break up global drug ring...

Brazil police break up global drug ring...

Latin America

Thu, Aug 20 2020

Authorities had already arrested 12 people and seized more than 11 tons of cocaine in the course of the...