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Gun attack at Dallas police...

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Sat, Jun 13 2015

The police headquarters in the US city of Dallas, Texas, has come under attack by an unknown number of...

Woman who hit Venezuelan president with...

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Sat, Apr 25 2015

Maduro often personally gives away homes, appliances or pensions to low-income Venezuelans that delights...

Cuba release new Castro photos amid...

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Tue, Feb 3 2015

According to Granma, the photos were published because "Cuba is anxious to know about him."Amid recent...

Dilma Rousseff re-elected Brazilian...

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Mon, Oct 27 2014

Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected president of Brazil, after securing more than 51% of votes in the...

3 killed in Brazilian prison riot

Latin America

Mon, Aug 25 2014

The three men were not identifiedTwo prisoners were beheaded and at least another one died after being...

BRICS set up bank to counter Western...

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Wed, Jul 16 2014

It is scheduled to start lending in 2016 and be open to membership by other countriesLeaders of the BRICS...

Brazil cops shoot live rounds during...

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Mon, Jun 16 2014

The protesters are angry over the lavish public spending on stadiums for the World Cup while conditions...

G7 willing to step up sanctions on Russia...

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Thu, Jun 5 2014

While Ukraine was able to hold a largely peaceful presidential election last month, the situation in...

31 children die in Colombia bus...

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Mon, May 19 2014

Thirty-one children and one adult were killed when fuel exploded on a broken-down bus returning from...

2 dead in Chile forest fire, 500 homes...

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Sun, Apr 13 2014

Firefighters were having difficulty combating the blaze because of the topography of the cityA large...

Earthquake jolts Chile again

Latin America

Thu, Apr 3 2014

Another earthquake has struck off northern Chile late on Wednesday. The US Geological Survey said...

8.2 earthquake off Chile coast sparks...

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Wed, Apr 2 2014

Chile’s President Michelle Bachelet declares the area a disaster zoneA major earthquake of magnitude...

Amazing fossilized whale skeletons discovered...

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Wed, Feb 26 2014

It has turned out to be one of most extraordinary marine mammal fossil sites on the planetThe whales...

Venezuela expels US diplomats

Latin America

Tue, Feb 18 2014

Venezuela has routinely expelled US diplomats in recent years as the relationship between the two countries...

Venezuela expels 3 US consular...

Latin America

Mon, Feb 17 2014

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said on Sunday he had ordered the expulsion of three US consular...

Opposition marches in Venezuela ahead...

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Sun, Nov 24 2013

Many people who marched with the opposition say President Maduro’s statist economic policies were the...

Fernandez’s govt downplays electoral...

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Tue, Oct 29 2013

Government’s coalition takes a beating in Sunday’s elections  President Cristina Fernandez’s...

Sympathisers mark 40th anniversary of...

Latin America

Wed, Oct 9 2013

'Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man' Leftist leaders and sympathisers marked the 40th...

Argentine president on 1-month rest...

Latin America

Sun, Oct 6 2013

Argentina's first democratically-elected female leader was not ordered to be on total rest Argentina's...

Mexico storms kill 42, floods strand...

Latin America

Tue, Sep 17 2013

Some 40,000 tourists have been stranded in the Pacific resort of Acapulco amid some of the worst flooding...

Twin storms on opposite coasts kill...

Latin America

Mon, Sep 16 2013

Thousands of people were evacuated as Ingrid and remnants of what was once Tropical Storm Manuel flanked...