Brazilian police arrest 2 suspects in the killing of Rio de Janeiro councilwoman and her driver

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police arrest 2 suspects in the killing of Rio de…

US pulling last diplomats from Venezuela amid power crisis

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The U.S. said late Monday that it is pulling its last remaining…

Brazil police: 2 men arrested in killing of Marielle Franco

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Police on Tuesday arrested two suspects in the killing of Rio…

As blackout eases, Venezuela braces for rival rallies

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan opposition protesters on Saturday confronted security forces on a main avenue…

Trump to welcome Brazil’s president to White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will welcome Brazil’s new president, Jair Bolsonaro, to the White House…

Venezuela buckles under massive power, communications outage

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s worst power and communications outage on Friday deepened a sense of isolation…

The Latest: IDB will have until March 15 to decide on Guaido

CARACAS, Venezuela(AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 7:10 p.m. The…

The Latest: World Bank says Venezuela must pay Conoco $8bn

CARACAS, Venezuela(AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 5:15 p.m. An…

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Venezuela plunges into darkness amid widespread outage

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Much of Venezuela plunged into darkness Thursday evening, creating chaos as people…

Scientists discover different kind of killer whale off Chile

WASHINGTON (AP)  — For decades, there were tales from fishermen and tourists, even lots of photos,…

24 senators ask Trump to protect Venezuelans in US

WASHINGTON(AP) — A group of 23 Democratic and one Republican senators asked President Donald Trump Thursday to…

German minister: Envoys helped prevent Guaido arrest

BERLIN (AP) — The presence of foreign diplomats at the Caracas airport earlier this week helped…

Venezuela’s adversaries seek to show resolve in crisis

CARACAS, Venezuela  (AP)  — Appearing a day after his rival returned home to a tumultuous welcome,…

FBI adds an anti-bribery squad focusing on South America

WASHINGTON (AP) — Aiming to crack down on money laundering and bribes to overseas governments, the…

WASHINGTON | FBI stepping up efforts to root out international corruption

WASHINGTON (AP) — Aiming to crack down on money laundering and bribes to overseas governments, the…

Germany: Ex-execs make court deal over Colombia gun exports

BERLIN (AP) — Three former executives at German gun-maker Sig Sauer, including one who became CEO…

Dramatics: Hearn’s jumper gives US 84-83 win over Argentina

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Reggie Hearn hit a long jumper from the right corner as time…

BOGOTA, Colombia | Pence in Bogota to discuss ways to oust Venezuela’s Maduro

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The United States is planning new ways to pressure Venezuelan President Nicolas…

WASHINGTON | US and Venezuela opposition to discuss ways to oust Maduro

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is planning new ways to pressure Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro…

CUCUTA, Colombia | Maduro’s opponents escalate rhetoric in Venezuela’s crisis

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — Opposition leader Juan Guaido has called on the international community to consider…

CUCUTA, Colombia | Maduro opponents boost military rhetoric in Venezuela crisis

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — Opposition leader Juan Guaido has called on the international community to consider…

VATICAN CITY | Argentine bishop’s case overshadows pope’s sex abuse summit

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis may have wrapped up his clergy sex abuse prevention summit…

CUCUTA, Colombia | Opposition leader Guaido says he will meet VP Pence in Colombia’s capital as crisis in Venezuela deepens

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — Opposition leader Guaido says he will meet VP Pence in Colombia’s capital…

CUCUTA, Colombia | Venezuela standoff turns deadly as troops block aid delivery

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — A U.S.-backed drive to deliver foreign aid to Venezuela met strong resistance…

CUCUTA, Colombia | The Latest: Pompeo urges Venezuelan troops to let aid in

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 11:05…

CUCUTA, Colombia | Venezuelan aid convoys meet fierce resistance; 2 killed

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — A U.S.-backed campaign to force President Nicolas Maduro from power met strong…

CUCUTA, Colombia | The Latest: Guaido asks nations to keep ‘all options’ open

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 9:45…

CUCUTA, Colombia | The Latest: Venezuela’s Guaido will meet VP Pence in Bogota

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 8:05…

CUCUTA, Colombia | National Guard fires tear gas amid Venezuela border tension

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — Venezuela’s National Guard fired tear gas on opposition activists at a barricaded…