The versatile orange fruit is a star in the kitchen.
Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice suspended a trade deal with Bolivia last week for failure to rein in coca growing. Some 50,000 jobs could be lost.
The region is affected by global downturn, but more prepared this time thanks to greater foreign reserves and less external debt.
Transplanted Parisian brings Peru's back street rhythms to world's front stage.
But increased raids this past year mean that many undocumented may choose to stay in the storm zone.
A historian examines the mental landscape that allowed the Holocaust to happen.
At $2 million apiece, the craft poke out only a foot above water and can carry 12 tons of drugs.