08/20/2013 9:34amBrazilian congressmen will invite the American journalist who has published documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden to appear before the Foreign Relations and Defense Committee of the lower house Chamber of Deputies.
08/20/2013 10:30amChico the pet monkey has been returned to the only home it has ever known, police said Tuesday.
08/20/2013 1:26pmFor centuries, people in Bolivia's high Andes have eaten freeze-dried potatoes, taking advantage of freezing mountain temperatures and a baking sun to prepare the local staple called "chuno."
08/20/2013 2:45pmThe Mexican government has lowered its forecast for the nation's economic growth this year to 1.8 percent. That's down from the 3.1 percent gain it predicted earlier this year.
08/20/2013 2:53pmThe Mexican government's human rights commission has issued a recommendation calling for federal authorities to investigate the killings of journalists and protect news people from attacks.
08/20/2013 3:00pmWhenever Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez uses Twitter, controversy often follows. Although tweet discussions range in content and frequency, there's never a lack of debate.
08/20/2013 3:38pmPurported drug cartel operator Sandra Avila Beltran, known as the "Queen of the Pacific," was returned to Mexico from the U.S. on Tuesday and quickly taken to prison to face money-laundering charges.
08/20/2013 4:24pmNickson Toussaint returned to Haiti from Washington, D.C., with dreams of opening a small hotel along the shimmering coast north of the country's capital. He bought 2.6 acres of land for $70,000 and looked for a loan or investors.
08/20/2013 6:01pmThe New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists is calling on the government of Guatemala to investigate and punish those responsible for the killing of a local TV anchor, Carlos Alberto Orellana Chavez.
08/20/2013 6:09pmThe British Virgin Islands' leader said Tuesday that the Caribbean territory with a major offshore financial sector has started talks with the U.S. Treasury to comply with a law designed to crack down on offshore tax evasion.