09/09/2013 8:14amNapa and Sonoma have their wine tours, and travelers flock to Scotland to sample the fine single malt whiskies. But in Jamaica, farmers are offering a different kind of trip for a different type of connoisseur.
09/09/2013 12:03pmCuban authorities have authorized independent farmers to sell directly to hotels and tourist-oriented restaurants.
09/09/2013 3:12pmAuthorities in Jamaica say a 15-year-old girl is battling for her life in a hospital after allegedly being raped and then repeatedly stabbed by her father.
09/09/2013 3:26pmBrazilian President Dilma Rousseff again demanded answers from the U.S. government Monday after a new report about National Security Agency spying on Brazil.
09/09/2013 4:55pmThe Brazilian government has designated nearly 10,000 square kilometers (3,860 square miles) of land in the Amazon rainforest as a protected area.
09/09/2013 5:06pmA story of remarkable human endurance in the snow-covered Andes has taken a somber turn.
09/09/2013 5:16pmFour men from St. Vincent & the Grenadines were rescued at sea Monday after drifting for as long as 12 days on a disabled powerboat, the U.S. Coast Guard reported.
09/09/2013 6:47pmVenezuela's oil minister said Monday that sabotage caused an explosion and fire last year that killed more than 40 people at the country's main oil refinery, saying someone deliberately loosened bolts and released highly flammable gas.
09/09/2013 7:31pmPresident Enrique Pena Nieto is gambling that a surprise plan to increase social spending and raise taxes on wealthier Mexicans can quiet much of the left-wing opposition to his most ambitious proposal, opening the state-owned oil company to private investment, analysts and politicians said Monday.