08/07/2013 11:10amPope Francis is asking fellow Argentines to reach out to the poorest, not only through charity but by showing them compassion and affection.
08/07/2013 11:40amIn a story Aug. 6 about skateboarding in Cuba, The Associated Press misstated the metric conversion for 50 pounds. It is about 23 kilograms, not 110 kilograms.
08/07/2013 1:50pmVenezuela's highest court has rejected opposition leader Henrique Capriles' challenge to the official outcome of the April 14 election that he narrowly lost to President Nicolas Maduro.
08/07/2013 2:24pmPolice in Jamaica say they are investigating a significant fraud case at the teachers union and the union's entire accounting staff has been put on leave.
08/07/2013 2:49pmAn Argentine human rights group says DNA tests have determined the identity of a 109th person who was among those taken as babies from victims of Argentina's dictatorship.
08/07/2013 2:50pmGuards were preparing to serve the first in a series of special meals Wednesday to prisoners at Guantanamo Bay to mark the end of the Muslim holy period of Ramadan, which this year brought a lull in a long-running hunger strike.
08/07/2013 4:37pmBrazilian authorities say a passenger bus has plunged 40 meters (130 feet) off a bridge in a city near Rio de Janeiro.
08/07/2013 4:50pmUNICEF has some grim findings about childhood poverty in the Dominican Republic.
08/07/2013 4:57pmPolice were at odds Wednesday over what happened in the slaying of two Sao Paulo officers and three relatives, who were all found at a family compound shot in the head.
08/07/2013 6:46pmChile's latest census should be scrapped and repeated in 2015, because there was a substantial undercount of the population, an independent commission of experts said Wednesday.
08/07/2013 7:22pmNine activists arrested after attempting to cross the border from Mexico into the U.S. in protest of American immigration policy were released Wednesday from federal custody in Arizona.