The region is affected by global downturn, but more prepared this time thanks to greater foreign reserves and less external debt.
With oil prices down by half since July, the Venezuelan leader's largess may dry up.
More than 10,000 rebels continue to fight and some paramilitary groups have rearmed.
Justin Trudeau is a political neophyte, but also a focus of hope for a party that suffered a crushing defeat in elections this week.
Colombia's independent Historic Memory Group hopes that airing the country's grisly past can help end the decades-old war.
After the killing of her husband, Lucía Castro overcame her grief and now helps others tell their stories.
The family employs 1 in 12 New Brunswickers and commands massive influence in the province.
A new governmental report lists Brazil's land reform agency as the biggest culprit for illegal logging of Amazon rain forests.
Elizabeth May, the scrappy Green candidate, will make history by appearing in nationally televised debates Wednesday and Thursday nights.
Ecuadoreans easily approved a new socialist-leaning charter Sunday.
Sky-high fuel prices have seen a 30-percent rise in fuel surcharges for the Newfoundland ferry since July 2007.
President Morales traveled to Chile Monday for an emergency South American leaders' summit on the crisis.
This weekend, Hollywood star Matt Damon and Haitian-born singer Wyclef Jean urged people to help the UN raise more than $100 million for supplies.
Russia sent two long-range bombers to Venezuela Wednesday and will send warships and soldiers for joint exercises in November.
Hammered by a series of storms, thousands of Haitians wait in shelters for help.
Skyrocketing fuel costs may lure manufacturing firms back to Mexico.
The ruling Conservative Party hopes to win at least 30 more seats to secure a House of Commons majority.
The 21 community gardens are part of the mayor's bid to improve the city's quality of life.
New Brunswick man helps save giant mammals when they get snared in fishermen's nets.
Tens of thousands protested drug violence this weekend. Many blame the president.