11/07/2013 7:17amPresident Juan Manuel Santos is hailing a partial agreement on a role in Colombian politics for the nation's largest rebel group as an unprecedented accomplishment after a year of peace talks.
11/07/2013 1:08pmEmission levels of greenhouse gases in Latin America's biggest country fell last year to their lowest in two decades, a Brazilian network of environmental groups said in a report released Thursday.
11/07/2013 3:18pmInflation in Venezuela has surged above 50 percent as a plunge in the value of the currency deters investment and makes basic goods harder to find.
11/07/2013 4:01pmVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro wants to install anti-aircraft weapons systems in hillside slums ringing Caracas to dissuade "imperialist" foreign powers from attacking the South American nation.
11/07/2013 5:17pmThe main international terminal of Havana's airport has been briefly evacuated due to a fire, but there are no reports of deaths or injuries.
11/07/2013 5:28pmChile's government is issuing a health alert for the port of Valparaiso, where thousands of tons of trash have been piling up for nearly three weeks amid a strike by garbage collectors.
11/07/2013 7:01pmFalkland Islanders on Thursday elected a new government to manage the transition of the small British territory as oil exploration turns to development.