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Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has said he wants to resume talks with the opposition. Nicolas Maduro also said he wanted local elections to take place. The...

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Venezuela has criticized a joint communiqué by 11 Latin American countries calling on its government to "guarantee the right to peaceful protest". Foreign Minister Delcy...

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Thousands of protesters took the streets in Venezuela to march against the banning from politics of opposition leader Henrique Capriles for 15 years. In the...

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Former Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and her two children are charged with money laundering and corruption. Two business associates have also been charged...

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Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has declared an "economic, social and ecological emergency" as the first victims of the Mocoa landslide were buried. The president...

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Accusations of fraud sparks over Ecuador's presidential elections after early results projected victory for the incumbent party's candidate. Results show former VP Lenin Moreno of...

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The total death toll of the devastating mudslides in south-west Colombia is now 254, with hundreds also injured. According to President Juan Manuel Santos, dozens...

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Paraguay's congress has been set on fire amid violent protests against a bill that would let the president seek re-election. The head of the main...

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Venezuela has asked for help from the United Nations to boost the country's supplies of medicines. President Nicolas Maduro said the UN had the expertise...

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Argentina’s ex-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner should stand trial on charges of financial mismanagement, a judge has ruled on March 23. Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner,...

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A crush at a large open-air rock concert in Argentina killed two people and injuring several others. Saturday night's concert in Olavarria turned dangerous after...

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Former Panamanian leader Manuel Antonio Noriega has undergone a second operation after suffering a hemorrhage following brain surgery. General Manuel Antonio Noriega, 83, was critically...

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Twelve people were injured when a float collapsed in Rio de Janeiro's Sambadrome, the venue where the samba schools hold their annual carnival parade. On...

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Mexico has warned the United States against imposing a unilateral tax on Mexican imports to finance the border wall, saying it could respond in...

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Venezuela’s newley appointed vice-president, Tareck El Aissai, has been added to the US narcotics “kingpin” sanctions list after being accused of involvement in international...

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Former Brazil’s President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has confirmed former first lady Marisa Leticia da Silva, who had been earlier pronounced brain-dead, died...

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A suggestion that United States may impose a 20% tax on Mexican imports to pay for President Donald Trump's planned border wall has been...

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Brazil is facing its largest yellow fever outbreak since 2000 and the health ministry has ordered 11.5 million doses of vaccine. Up to now, 70...

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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said that his country will not pay for Donald Trump's border wall. In a message to the nation, Enrique Pena...

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Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has pleaded not guilty in the US to charges that he ran the world's largest drug-trafficking operation. The Mexican drug lord...

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Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been extradited to the US, the Mexican government announced on January 19. The notorious Mexican drug lord arrived in New...

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Former Mexican Finance Minister Luis Videgaray, who organized Donald Trump’s visit to Mexico, has been named as President Enrique Pena Nieto’s new foreign minister. Luis...

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At least 60 inmates have been killed during a riot in an overcrowded Brazilian prison, officials say. The unrest in Manaus, in Amazonas state, started...

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The Greek ambassador to Brazil, Kyriakos Amiridis, was killed by a local police officer who was having an affair with the envoy's wife, Brazilian...

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According to Brazilian media, the body of a man found in a burnt-out car north of Rio de Janeiro is that of Greek envoy...