Monday, March 27, 2017
A judge in Argentina has ruled that the former president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, should stand trial on charges of financial mismanagement. Ms Fernandez, 64, is accused of fraudulently administering state funds in 2015. The former economy minister, Axel Kiciloff, and...
At least 72 people have died in several days of floods and mudslides triggered by heavy rains in Peru, officials say. The floods - the worst in almost 30 years - have affected over half the country. More than 800...
Las lluvias, inundaciones y desbordamientos tienen a Perú en medio de una tragedia: la cifra de damnificados ya asciende a las 72.115 personas, según el boletín emitido por el Centro de Operaciones de Emergencia Nacional (COEN) en la mañana...
The undocumented immigrants handed photo IDs and wrinkled tax records to volunteers in the windowless office, who tapped their earnings into calculators and delivered the news: The day laborer owed $600 in state and federal taxes. The maid, $1,130. And...
Wednesday's blaze at the government-run Virgen de Asuncion shelter in San Jose Pinula, near Guatemala City, has focused attention on how it was run. Police say some residents set fire to mattresses after a riot and an escape attempt. There have...
President Juan Manuel Santos said the Pope was travelling to Colombia to help "in the building of peace". He will arrive in the capital, Bogota, on 6 September and will visit Medellin, Cartagena and Villavicencio before returning to Rome five...