Fraud allegations prompt call to relaunch Haiti presidential pollAn independent commission has recommended cancelling results of Haiti’s first-round presidential elections held in October, saying they were marred by fraud.
Brazil’s anti-corruption minister quits - amid corruption allegationsBrazil’s Transparency Minister Fabiano Silveira resigned on Monday after leaked recordings suggested he tried to derail a sprawling corruption probe, the latest cabinet casualty…
Latin America’s largest airline halts flights to Venezuela over economic crisisLatin America’s largest airline, Chile-based LATAM Airlines, said on Monday it would suspend its flights to Venezuela due to the “economic scenario”, following a similar decision…
Police scour Rio slums in hunt for gang-rape suspectsRio de Janeiro police swarmed two slums on Sunday searching for suspects in the alleged gang rape of a 16-year-old Brazilian girl who said more than 30 men assaulted her, a case…
Video: Trump woos veterans at bikers’ rallyAs the US marks the long Memorial Day weekend, presumptive Republican candidate Donald Trump was wooing veterans at a motorcycle rally in Washington DC Sunday.
Kidnapped Mexican footballer Pulido rescuedMexican security forces have rescued football star Alan Pulido hours after he was kidnapped in his crime-plagued home state of Tamaulipas, authorities said early Monday.
Trump says illegals treated better than veterans in US“Thousands of people are dying waiting in line to see a doctor. That is not going to happen anymore,” Trump told US veterans gathered in Washington at the weekend.
Star footballer kidnapped in northeast MexicoFederal and state forces mounted an operation Sunday to find kidnapped Mexican soccer star Alan Pulido, who was abducted in the crime-plagued northern border state of Tamaulipas.
After gang rape video goes viral, Brazilians take to the streetsAngry protestors marched in Rio de Janeiro Friday to denounce a culture that accepts sexual violence after a video showing a nude, unconscious 16-year-old girl who had…
WHO rejects call for Olympics to be moved due to ZikaThe World Health Organization (WHO) on Saturday rejected a call for the Rio Olympic Games to be moved or postponed due to the threat posed by a large outbreak of the Zika virus…
Trump backs down from debate with SandersRepublican Donald Trump on Friday backed down from a presidential debate with Bernie Sanders after initially agreeing to face off against the Democratic primary candidate earlier…
Trump has ‘little to gain, a lot to lose’ from debate with SandersRepublican Donald Trump has agreed to what could be a ratings-busting television debate against Democratic primary candidate Bernie Sanders, but it may turn out to be a bad move…