Bolivians vote Sunday on the fate of President Evo Morales and other top officials.
Alberto Vollmer's programs for poor squatters and young hoodlums seen as a model for defusing social tensions.
A report by the US Geological Survey found that the region inside the Arctic Circle contains just over one-fifth of the world's undiscovered, recoverable oil and natural-gas resources.What does this mean for our energy needs, and for the planet?
Since Raúl Castro took the helm in February, he's rolled out a series economic changes, including allowing Cubans to buy cellphones and giving farmers profit-incentives.
A new pro-poor break-away church vexes the country's Catholic leaders, who call it a Chávez ploy.
Without Bush to rail against, Chávez will be left without a foil, say analysts.
After a series of setbacks, leftist President Hugo Chávez welcomed his conservative nemesis – Colombia's Álvaro Uribe – to a reconcilatory meeting on Friday.