09/12/2013 10:57amThe pilots' union for Avianca has announced a work slowdown to demand an increase in what its calls substandard wages at Colombia's principal airline.
09/12/2013 11:27amChile police said Thursday they arrested 264 people and that 42 officers were wounded during a long night of violence on the anniversary of Chile's 1973 coup.
09/12/2013 2:29pmCubans tied yellow ribbons to homes, trees and lampposts across the capital Thursday, in an organized mass campaign to press for the return of several espionage agents imprisoned in the United States on the 15th anniversary of their arrest.
09/12/2013 4:24pmPuerto Rico can now boast it is home to the world's smallest dog _ at least when it comes to height.
09/12/2013 4:43pmColombia's government has refused to register as a trademark the full name of Pablo Escobar, the country's most notorious criminal.
09/12/2013 5:55pmBrazil's president asked legislators on Thursday to urgently vote on a bill that would force foreign companies to store all data about their Brazilian clients on servers based in the country, a move seen as essential for user security after repeated reports of Internet spying by the U.S. in Brazil.
09/12/2013 6:34pmVillagers in Mexico's Gulf coast state of Veracruz have buried eight children and five adults killed earlier this week in a mudslide.
09/12/2013 6:34pmThe government announced Thursday that it has granted title to more than 1.6 million acres (655,000 hectares) along Honduras' border with Nicaragua and the Caribbean coast to the Miskito Indian communities that inhabit the area.
09/12/2013 7:27pmMexican authorities said Thursday they have arrested three more suspects in the killings of 12 young people who were reported kidnapped three months ago from a bar near the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City.