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04-29 Argentina floods swamp soy crop Villa Paranacito, Argentina
2. 04-26 Venezuela introduces two-day week to deal with energy crisis Venezuela
D. 04-24 Missing students: Government 'hampered' independent inquiry Mexico
E. 04-23 Ecuador declares national mourning as quake death toll rises to 646 Ecuador
F. 04-21 Venezuela cuts power for four hours a day to save energy Venezuela
G. 04-21 Rio de Janeiro cycleway collapses, killing two
7. 04-21 Argentina floods cause soy crop losses, force evacuations Argentina
I. 04-21 President Pena Nieto proposes relaxing marijuana laws Mexico
9. 04-20 Ecuador quake: Millionaires to be taxed more to pay for relief Ecuador

Recent Summary.     Click for More >   Ecuador earthquake: At least 413 people confirmed dead Map of Manta Ecuador  The 7.8-magnitude quake struck Ecuador's Pacific coast on Saturday, and the search for survivors continues   Rousseff loses lower house impeachment vote   Lower house has voted to start impeachment proceedings against President Dilma Rousseff over charges of manipulating government accounts Ecuador earthquake of 7.8 magnitude kills dozens   The quake struck at 18:58 local time on Saturday near the town of Muisne. Severe damage is reported in many areas, with a bridge destroyed Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca leak reveals elite's tax havens  A huge leak of confidential documents has revealed how the rich and powerful use tax havens to hide their wealth Barack Obama in Cuba at start of historic visit Brazil judge blocks Lula appointment to government Brazil Petrobras scandal: Former president Lula questioned Pope tells Trump building walls ‘not Christian’ on way back to Vatican Zika: WHO declares global emergency Paraguay, Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay flooding displaces 150,000
Petrochemical plant blast kills 3, injures more than 136 Map of Coatzacoalcos Veracruz Mexico


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Apr. 20   Mexico
  An explosion ripped through a petrochemical plant on the southern coast of the Gulf of Mexico, sending flames and a toxin-filled cloud into the air
Apr. 18   Ecuador
Apr. 17   Brazil
Apr. 16   Ecuador
Apr. 3   Panama
Mar.20   Cuba
Mar.17   Brazil
Mar.4   Sao Paulo
Feb.18   Mexico
Feb.1   South America


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Dec.25   Paraguay




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Zika: WHO declares global emergency
Barack Obama in Cuba at start of historic vis...
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2016 2016
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2016 2016
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2015
Paraguay, Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay flood...
Brazil dam burst engulfs homes in Minas Gerais
Conservative Mauricio Macri wins Argentina pr...
Prosecutor in Jewish center bombing found dead
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2015 2015
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2014
Brazilian presidential candidate among those ...
Dilma Rousseff re-elected Brazilian president
Mexico missing students: Nationwide protests ...
Brazilian presidential candidate among those ...
Missing students apparently killed, burned,...
Mexico missing students: Nationwide protests ...
Venezuelan beauty queen slain
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2014 2014
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2013
Mexico battered by deadly storms
Mexico City blast at Pemex, state oil giant, ...
Brazil night club fire kills 230 in Santa M...
Protests spread throughout Brazil
Maduro wins Venezuela election
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dies
Venezuela's Chavez finally returns home
Hooded gunmen rape 6 tourists in Mexico
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2013 2013
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2012
Argentina train crash 'kills 49'
Nearly 300 killed in Honduras prison fire
Chavez wins Venezuela election
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2012 2012
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2012 2012
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2011
Thousands in peril in Brazil flooding
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2011 2011
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2011 2011
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2011 2011
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2010
Haiti capital cholera fears grow
Haiti cholera outbreak kills 138
Last trapped Chile miner rescued
33 trapped miners alive after 17 days
33 workers trapped in mine
Massive 8.8 quake hits Chile
'Catastrophic' earthquake slams Haiti
Ecuador troops rescue president
Santos wins election
Alleged drug kingpin arrested
Van der Sloot arrested in Chile
Police storm stronghold of drugs lord
Ecuador troops rescue president
US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti
2009
'Swine flu' kills 60
Politics
2009 2009
Politics
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2009 2009
Crime
President Zelaya forced into exile
2008
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2008 2008
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2008 2008
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Betancourt rescued from FARC
Betancourt rescued from FARC
Top FARC leader killed by Colombians
2007
337 killed in earthquake
About 200 dead from plane crash
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2007 2007
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2007 2007
Crime
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2007 2007
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2006
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2006 2006
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General Pinochet dead
Castro hands power to brother
Thousands protest election results
Gang attacks leave 52 dead
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2006 2006
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2005
160 believed dead in jet crash
Politics
2005 2005
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2005 2005
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2005 2005
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2004
Supermarket fire death toll tops 300
Aristide quits, flees Haiti
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2004 2004
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2004 2004
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Argentina floods swamp soy crop Petrochemical plant blast kills 3, injures more than 136 Map of Coatzacoalcos Veracruz Mexico


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Yesterday   Argentina
Tue.  Venezuela  Venezuela introduces two-day week to deal with energy crisis
Apr. 20   Mexico  
  An explosion ripped through a petrochemical plant on the southern coast of the Gulf of Mexico, sending flames and a toxin-filled cloud into the air
Apr. 19  Ecuador  Ecuador earthquake: Aid agencies step up efforts Apr. 18   Ecuador     Ecuador earthquake: At least 413 people confirmed dead Map of Manta Ecuador
  The 7.8-magnitude quake struck Ecuador's Pacific coast on Saturday, and the search for survivors continues
Apr. 17   Brazil     Rousseff loses lower house impeachment vote Map of Bras%EDlia Brazil
  Lower house has voted to start impeachment proceedings against President Dilma Rousseff over charges of manipulating government accounts
  Ecuador Ecuador earthquake: Deaths rise to 272   Ecuador Ecuador earthquake: 10,000 troops deployed as rescue begins Apr. 16   Ecuador   Ecuador earthquake of 7.8 magnitude kills dozens Map of Muisne Ecuador
  The quake struck at 18:58 local time on Saturday near the town of Muisne. Severe damage is reported in many areas, with a bridge destroyed
Apr. 12   Brazil Dilma Rousseff loses PP from coalition  Brazil  Dilma Rousseff accuses deputy of coup plot Apr. 11  Brazil  Brazil impeachment: Vote deals new blow to Rousseff Apr. 4  Panama  Panama Papers: Leaks spur global investigations Apr. 3   Panama   Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca leak reveals elite's tax havens
  A huge leak of confidential documents has revealed how the rich and powerful use tax havens to hide their wealth


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Mar.25   Cuba Crowds gather for landmark Rolling Stones concert
Mar.21  Cuba  Obama and Castro spar over human rights Mar.20   Cuba     Barack Obama in Cuba at start of historic visit Map of Havana Cuba  President Barack Obama is the first sitting US president to visit since the 1959 revolution, which heralded decades of hostility Mar.17   Brazil   Brazil judge blocks Lula appointment to government  A Brazilian judge has blocked the appointment of ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as chief of staff to his successor, Dilma Rousseff Mar.4   Sao Paulo   Brazil Petrobras scandal: Former president Lula questioned  Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been questioned by police and his house raided as part of a major fraud inquiry into the state oil company Petrobras

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Feb.21  Bolivia  President Evo Morales 'loses fourth term bid' Feb.18   Mexico     Pope tells Trump building walls ‘not Christian’ on way back to Vatican   Pope Francis questioned Donald Trump's Christianity Thursday over the Republican presidential hopeful's plan to build a wall on the Mexican ... Feb.12  Cuba  Pope Francis holds historic talks with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Feb.1   South America   Zika: WHO declares global emergency
  A disease linked to the Zika virus in Latin America poses a global public health emergency requiring a united response, says the WHO

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Dec.25   Paraguay     Paraguay, Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay flooding displaces 150,000
Map of Asuncion Paraguay  More than 150,000 people have been driven from their homes by some of the worst flooding in years Dec.6   Venezuela Venezuela opposition wins majority in National Assembly

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Nov.22   Argentina   Conservative Mauricio Macri wins Argentina presidency
Map of Buenos Aires Argentina  Macri has been confirmed as the winner after his ruling party opponent conceded. Macri led Daniel Scioli by 51.5% to 48.5% Nov.5   Brazil   Brazil dam burst engulfs homes in Minas Gerais   More than a dozen people are feared dead after a dam holding back waste water from an iron ore mine in Brazil burst, flooding nearby homes

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Oct.23   Mexico Hurricane Patricia makes landfall in Mexico


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Sep.20   Cuba Cuba: Pope Francis celebrates Mass before thousands
Sep.16  Chile  Tsunami alert as Chile hit by powerful earthquake

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Aug.14  Cuba  US flag raised over reopened Cuba embassy in Havana

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Jul.12  Mexico  Drug lord Joaquin Guzman used tunnel for prison break

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Apr.11  Panama  Obama and Castro in historic US-Cuba meeting

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Mar.9  Argentina  French Olympic medalists filming reality show among 10 dead

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Jan.29  Mexico  Mexico City gas truck explodes near maternity hospital Jan.19   Argentina Prosecutor in Jewish center bombing found dead


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Dec.14  Peru  Deal reached at UN climate talks

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Nov.19  Honduras  Honduran beauty queen found dead Nov.7   Mexico     Missing students apparently killed, burned, dumped into river   The 43 students disappeared in September were abducted by police on order of a local mayor

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Oct.26   Brazil Dilma Rousseff re-elected Brazilian president
Oct.8   Mexico Mexico missing students: Nationwide protests held Oct.6  Colombia  Lightning strike kills 11 members of indigenous tribe

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Aug.13   Sao Paulo Brazilian presidential candidate among those killed in plane crash


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Jul.13   Rio de Janeiro     Germany wins World Cup over Argentina   Germany won the match 1-0 after extra time, with a goal from Mario Götze. The result marked Germany's fourth World Cup title and their first... Jul.9   Sao Paulo Argentina defeats Netherlands to reach final
Jul.8   Brazil     Brazil humiliated by rampant Germany   Brazil suffer one of the most humiliating World Cup defeats as Germany score five first-half goals in reaching the final, 1-7

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Apr.17  Mexico  Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies Apr.1  Chile  Tsunami warning after 8.2 quake strikes off Chile

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Jan.8   Venezuela Venezuelan beauty queen slain


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December 2013 ... more > Top ^
Dec.4  Mexico  Radioactive truck 'stolen in Mexico'

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Sep.16  Mexico  Mexico battered by deadly storms

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Jul.16  Panama  Cuban arms on seized N Korean ship

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Jun.17   Sao Paulo Protests spread throughout Brazil


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May.10  Guatemala  Guatemala's Rios Montt found guilty of genocide

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Apr.14   Venezuela Maduro wins Venezuela election


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Mar.11  Falklands  Falklands vote to stay UK territory Mar.5   Venezuela     Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dies   A deeply divided Venezuela is mourning its late leader and preparing to pick a new president to replace him

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Feb.18  Venezuela  Venezuela's Chavez finally returns home Feb.5  Mexico  Hooded gunmen rape 6 tourists in Mexico

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Jan.31  Mexico  Mexico City blast at Pemex, state oil giant, kills 25 Jan.27   Brazil Brazil night club fire kills 230 in Santa Maria
Jan.5  Venezuela  Chavez ally elected by assembly

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Oct.7  Venezuela  Chavez wins Venezuela election

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Feb.22  Argentina  Argentina train crash 'kills 49' Feb.15  Honduras  Nearly 300 killed in Honduras prison fire

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Jan.13  Rio de Janeiro  Thousands in peril in Brazil flooding

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November 2010 ... more > Top ^
Nov.8  Haiti  Haiti capital cholera fears grow

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Oct.22   Haiti     Haiti cholera outbreak kills 138  The death toll from a cholera outbreak in Haiti has risen to more than 150 confirmed deaths Oct.13   Chile     Last trapped Chile miner rescued   The last of the 33 miners trapped deep underground in northern Chile for more than two months has been rescued

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Sep.30  Ecuador  Ecuador troops rescue president

August 2010 ... more > Top ^
Aug.22   Chile 33 trapped miners alive after 17 days
Aug.6  Chile  33 workers trapped in mine

June 2010 ... more > Top ^
Jun.22   Jamaica Alleged drug kingpin arrested
Jun.20  Colombia  Santos wins election Jun.3  Chile  Van der Sloot arrested in Chile

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May.29  Guatemala  Deadly storm hits Central America May.24  Jamaica  Police storm stronghold of drugs lord

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Apr.6  Rio de Janeiro  Rains, flooding kill 200 in Brazil

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Feb.27   Chile Massive 8.8 quake hits Chile


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Jan.20  Haiti  US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti Jan.17  Chile  Billionaire Pinera wins presidential election Jan.13  Haiti  Haiti capital 'flattened,' many feared dead Jan.12   Haiti     'Catastrophic' earthquake slams Haiti   A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck southern Haiti, knocking down buildings and power lines. Heavy damage and bodies in the streets of the cap...

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June 2009 ... more > Top ^
Jun.28   Honduras President Zelaya forced into exile


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Apr.30  Mexico  Mexico shuts down to control flu Apr.24   Mexico     'Swine flu' kills 60   The World Health Organization says it suspects flu has killed 60 people and infected 800 others; majority of the cases were in the capital

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Nov.7  Haiti  At least 84 dead in school collapse

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Jul.2   Colombia     Betancourt rescued from FARC   In a secret operation the Colombian military infiltrated rebel group and deceived its members into giving up 15 hostages

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Mar.1   Ecuador Top FARC leader killed by Colombians


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Feb.24  Cuba  Raul Castro named president Feb.19  Cuba  Castro resigns as president

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Dec.11  Peru  Fujimori gets 6 years in prison

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Nov.14  Chile  Thousands homeless after quake Nov.2  Mexico  Floods strand 300,000; more rain ahead

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Sep.21  Chile  Chile court extradites Fujimori

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Aug.16   Peru 337 killed in earthquake


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Jul.17   Sao Paulo About 200 dead from plane crash


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Mar.22  Jamaica  Woolmer was strangled, police say

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Dec.10   Chile     General Pinochet dead   Chilean TV reports: The 91-year-old former military leader Augusto Pinochet has died at a Santiago military hospital Dec.3  Venezuela  Chavez wins by wide margin Nov.7  Nicaragua  Ortega wins presidency Oct.29  Brazil  President Lula re-elected Sep.29  Amazon  Plane lost over Amazon Jul.31   Cuba Castro hands power to brother
Jul.8   Mexico Thousands protest election results Jun.11  Guantanamo  Suicides spur criticism May.14   Sao Paulo Gang attacks leave 52 dead Feb.19  Mexico  Blast traps 66 in mine Jan.15  Chile  Bachelet wins presidency

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Nov.24  Chile  Pinochet charged over dissidents Oct.21  Yucatan  Hurricane batters resorts Oct.9  Guatemala  Slide toll may hit 1,400 Aug.16  Venezuela  160 believed dead in jet crash May.20  Chile  Missing 41 troops feared dead

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Dec.30  Argentina  175 dead in Buenos Aires club fire Sep.22  Haiti  Jeanne leaves more than 1,050 dead Aug.16  Venezuela  Recall vote: Chavez claims victory Aug.1  Paraguay  Supermarket fire death toll tops 300 May.27  Haiti  1,000 people feared dead in flood town Feb.29  Haiti  Aristide quits, flees Haiti