Featured stories about Latin America
- How Police Have Turned Rio de Janeiro's Maré Favela Into a Battlefield 28 March 2014
- Paraguayan President Faces First Major Test as Citizens Prepare for a General Strike 25 March 2014
- Inside #SOSVenezuela: “People of the World, Help Us!” 17 March 2014
- Cassava: The Indigenous Root Vegetable That Feeds Brazil and Angola 8 March 2014
Latest stories about Latin America
23 April 2014
The city's current system is a crowded mix of the city-owned Metropolitano bus rapid transit system and privately run minibuses, such as the notoriously aggressive "combi" minibuses.
22 April 2014
A Colombian congresswoman's tweet referencing the recently deceased Gabriel Garcia Marquez stirred up commotion a few hours after the Colombian laureate passed away.
21 April 2014
The literary fraternity is only just starting to adjust to the idea of life without “Gabo” – the inimitable Colombian-born author who was beloved by the world – Gabriel García...
A joint mass action between civil organizations and activist is pushing to revert the Telecommunications Bill proposal sent by president Enrique Peña Nieto for Congress' approval.
20 April 2014
The music world mourns the unexpected loss of one of salsa's most important singers of all time.
19 April 2014
Earthquakes and fires have ravaged Chile during the month of April 2014. Both private and public sources have rushed to aid the numerous victims.
18 April 2014
The Ministry of the Interior (MININT) has been recently in charge of reviewing the scripts of the film projects produced in the island.
The death of Gabriel García Márquez shocked the United States. The media and Twitter captured the aftermath.
16 April 2014
The Venezuelan crisis finally saw an attempt at a dialogue between the government and the opposition, in conversations televised that kept most Venezuelans glued to their screens.
15 April 2014
On Saturday, April 12, 2014, a raging forest fire began in Valparaíso, causing 12 dead people and provoking the evacuation of thousands of residents in the area.