12/09/2013 2:24pmThe U.S. Agency for International Development will shift from building houses to financing them for people displaced by the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, the agency's chief for the Caribbean nation said Monday.
12/09/2013 2:34pmAn international rights group is protesting the violent eviction of around 60 families from their makeshift homes in a settlement outside Haiti's capital.
12/09/2013 2:44pmGuatemala's Constitutional Court has ruled that municipal governments must respect the results of referendums on whether mining projects can be developed in their towns.
12/09/2013 4:49pmPresident Nicolas Maduro weathered Venezuela's mayoral elections, winning the biggest share of votes and thwarting hopes of the opposition to undermine his rule, but now he faces a bigger challenge: fixing the economy.
12/09/2013 4:55pmA poll in Mexico says approval for President Enrique Pena Nieto has dropped four percentage points in his first year in office.
12/09/2013 5:26pmTwo international press groups are calling for a full investigation into the death of Honduran journalist Juan Carlos Argenal Medina, who was found shot to death at his home in the southeastern city of Danli.
12/09/2013 7:28pmA Honduran court has sentenced four police officers to long prison terms for the 2011 killing of the son of the National Autonomous University's president _ a case that set off a campaign to clean up the Central American nation's corruption-plagued police force.
12/09/2013 8:19pmElian Gonzalez, the young Cuban boy who survived a boat sinking and became a political football during the 2000 U.S. presidential campaign as the subject of an international custody fight, is on his first trip overseas since being reunited with his father.