At Copenhagen climate change talks, a research group says this decade is likely to prove the hottest on record.
12/08/2009 12:00 am
A Brazil blackout plunged large parts of the country into darkness last night, adding to Brazil's 'to do' list ahead of the World Cup and Olympics.
11/11/2009 12:00 am
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's frequent demeaning comments to women stirs a protest as Italy's gender equality rating falls.
10/28/2009 01:00 am
Men earn 30 percent more than women in Brazil, according to a new report from the Inter-American Development Bank. That gap is almost zero in Guatemala and Bolivia.
10/13/2009 01:00 am
Many countries in the region – most recently Mexico – have decriminalized small amounts of drugs for personal use. The moves have followed decisions by left-leaning governments to limit cooperation with the US in recent years.
09/24/2009 01:00 am
Less popular among Latin leaders, the Venezuelan president is on an 11-day trip to visit allies including Libya's Qaddafi and Iran's Ahmadinejad.
09/04/2009 01:00 am
This bridge-building conservationist tries to save forests by lending a hand to Paraguay's government.
08/24/2009 01:00 am
The revelation of Fernando Lugo's affairs as a priest may be less of a problem than the stagnation many say characterizes his government.
08/06/2009 01:00 am
Ousted President Manuel Zelaya flew over Honduras international airport Sunday, but military vehicles blocked a landing. What's next?
07/06/2009 01:00 am
On Monday, President Fernando Lugo admitted he had a son while still an ordained bishop
04/14/2009 01:00 am