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Cayman police: US man goes missing during dive

01/20/2014 2:37pm
Rescuers in the Cayman Islands searched Monday for a North Carolina man who went missing during a diving excursion off a popular beach in the British Caribbean territory.

St. Maarten detains lawmaker in corruption probe

01/20/2014 6:07pm
A lawmaker in St. Maarten was arrested Monday in a public corruption investigation in the tiny Dutch Caribbean country.

Shining Path leader on trial in 1992 Peru bombing

01/20/2014 6:14pm
The founder of Peru's Shining Path rebels went on trial Monday for a 1992 car bombing considered one of the worst attacks of the conflict he unleashed.

Nicaragua gov't promises to help sugar workers

01/20/2014 6:55pm
The Nicaraguan government said Monday it has assigned a high-ranking official to mediate between sugar workers and their employers after police killed a farmer over the weekend during a protest at a sugar mill.

Colombia shows bodies of 14 rebels slain in raid

01/20/2014 7:29pm
Colombia's military says it killed 14 guerrillas in a bombing and ground attack on an insurgent camp in a state bordering Venezuela.

AP PHOTOS: Mexico's Zapatistas pursue own way

01/20/2014 10:00pm
Since their uprising 20 years ago, the Zapatistas of southern Mexico have lived in five secretive, closed-off enclaves that they hold in the poor state of Chiapas.