02/12/2014 6:58amThe Christian pilgrims crowded a barren mountainside in central Haiti by the thousands, seeking favors and spiritual renewal.
02/12/2014 3:40pmAbout 15,000 landless peasants protested Wednesday in Brazil's capital to demand land reform, swamping the government esplanade and engaging police in sharp clashes that injured at least 32 people, most of them police officers.
02/12/2014 3:45pmA federal tribunal in Argentina has ruled prosecutors cannot proceed with a case alleging former President Carlos Menem was involved in an explosion at a military weapons factory that destroyed much of the town of Rio Tercero in 1995.
02/12/2014 4:57pmAn international advocacy group is calling for an investigation into the mysterious slaying of a Haitian activist and his wife.
02/12/2014 5:03pmArgentina's state energy company YPF says it has acquired the local operations of Houston-based Apache Corp., making it the largest natural gas producer in the South American country.