Topic: La Paz
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 07/14
For decades, missionary priest Sebastián Obermaier has built churches, schools, and clinics in the poor Bolivian boom town of El Alto.
06/01/2010 04:01 pm
The capture of alleged Tijuana drug trafficker Teodoro “El Teo” Garcia Simental marks the third high-profile take-down of a Mexican drug trafficker in less than a month. He is considered among the most vicious traffickers in the country.
01/12/2010 05:23 pm
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His presidential victory Sunday chalks up another important win for Bolivia's Evo Morales and the region's hard-left, Chávez-led bloc, which also includes Ecuador, Nicaragua, and Cuba.
12/07/2009 12:00 am
The strong ties between President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran and his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chávez are well known. But Brazil's support has set this regional tour apart.
11/25/2009 12:00 am
In La Paz, Boliva, at-risk youth get $57 a month – plus health insurance – for part-time gigs wearing zebra costumes and directing the city's chaotic traffic.
10/27/2009 01:00 am
The storm has weakened to a Category 2 hurricane, down from one of the strongest on record to have threatened Baja California.
09/02/2009 01:00 am
President Hugo Chávez, an avowed socialist and critic of the United States, has emerged in the unlikely role as the leading champion of democracy for Honduras.
07/08/2009 01:00 am
Ahead of the Summit of the Americas, Spain has been quietly bolstering a common transatlantic agenda.
04/17/2009 01:00 am