One day after Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez ordered troops sent to the border, Colombia denied Saturday that it had any intention of invading its 'brother country.'
08/01/2010 11:22 am
Two men convicted of armed robbery slipped out of a prison in Neuquen province, Argentina. With only enough staff to man two of 15 guard towers, the prison workers disguised a soccer ball as a guard. It didn't work.
07/23/2010 01:56 pm
Venezuela President Hugo Chávez severed ties after Colombia accused its neighbor of harboring Marxist guerrillas of the FARC rebel group. UN and Latin American leaders are calling for dialogue and restraint.
07/22/2010 07:24 pm
In a letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, a group of Republican senators called for a harder line against Venezuela's Hugo Chávez over allegations of human rights abuses.
07/21/2010 09:08 pm
Gallery World's biggest energy hogs
Josef Stalin monument, displayed in his hometown of Gori, was dismantled before dawn on Friday.
06/25/2010 01:10 pm
Joran van der Sloot told a Dutch newspaper that he's received many proposals from women who want to marry him.
06/22/2010 02:01 pm
Without alternative supplies of energy to offset it, a decline in oil production would send shock waves through the world, rattling economies and politics alike.
06/21/2010 01:23 pm
Support for Venezuela President Hugo Chávez has fallen as problems have mounted for an economy battered by falling oil prices.
06/16/2010 12:55 pm
Joran Van der Sloot: His last five years make up a tale of dissolution, deception and increasing desperation according to friends and people who have chronicled his life.
06/13/2010 10:32 pm