10/08/2013 6:47amDoctors are drilling into President Cristina Fernandez's skull to siphon out blood that is pressuring her brain two months after she suffered an unexplained head injury.
10/08/2013 12:17pmRio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo woke up to scenes of destruction on Tuesday following violent overnight demonstrations by striking teachers demanding higher pay.
10/08/2013 2:27pmMexican authorities announced Tuesday the arrest of 13 federal police officers who allegedly belonged to a kidnap and murder gang that operated in the Pacific coast resort of Acapulco.
10/08/2013 2:35pmArgentine President Cristina Fernandez underwent surgery Tuesday to relieve a subdural hematoma causing pressure on her brain. Here are some details about this condition:
10/08/2013 3:58pmA fugitive priest who was convicted of sexually abusing a child in the Dominican Republic has been detained during an unrelated probe.
10/08/2013 4:19pmA United Nations official on Tuesday made a rare case for compensation for the thousands of Haitians who have died of a cholera outbreak in the Caribbean nation.
10/08/2013 5:17pmA high-end Canadian hotel chain will soon be lending a hand to Haiti's coffee farmers.
10/08/2013 5:46pmColombian officials say they've captured a top member of an outlaw clan that founded the country's far-right militias who has been sentenced in absentia to 40 years for the murder of a land activist.
10/08/2013 6:29pmBolivian authorities have arrested the head of the government agency that commercializes coca, alleging he diverted to relatives 35,000 tons of leaves that were supposed to have been destroyed.
10/08/2013 7:28pmVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has asked Congress to give him special decree-making powers that he says he needs to fight corruption and economic sabotage.