- Chile's Bachelet sworn in again as president Updated: Mar-11-14 8:15 pm
- Soldiers clear barricades in western Venezuela Updated: Mar-11-14 8:01 pm
- Guyana suspends air traffic controllers for breach Updated: Mar-11-14 5:51 pm
- Official: Biden mentions mediation for Venezuela Updated: Mar-11-14 3:55 pm
- 5 things to know about Barcelona vs. City Updated: Mar-11-14 3:37 pm
- Brazil says it's ready to fend off cyber-attacks Updated: Mar-11-14 3:36 pm
- FIFA opens new round of World Cup ticket sales Updated: Mar-11-14 3:21 pm
- Homicide suspect escapes from tribal jail Updated: Mar-11-14 1:53 pm
- Wisconsin Rotarians help deliver milk to Peruvians Updated: Mar-11-14 11:37 am
- AP PHOTOS: Inventive masks in Venezuela protests Updated: Mar-11-14 10:11 am
- Venezuela unrest plays out daily in upscale area Updated: Mar-11-14 8:49 am
- El Salvador waits final count in presidential vote Updated: Mar-10-14 8:14 pm
- Fans report problems at new World Cup stadium Updated: Mar-10-14 7:39 pm
- Ted Turner recovering from appendicitis surgery Updated: Mar-10-14 5:44 pm
- Pele says Neymar can handle World Cup pressure Updated: Mar-10-14 9:21 am
- Uribe wins Senate seat in Colombia Updated: Mar-10-14 3:32 am
- Peru: Van der Sloot to be extradited to US in 2038 Updated: Mar-09-14 11:56 pm
- River Plate beats Arsenal, closes on leader Updated: Mar-09-14 10:45 pm
- Biden says Venezuela 'concocting' bogus stories Updated: Mar-09-14 9:56 pm
- Flamengo wins Guanabara Cup in Rio de Janeiro Updated: Mar-09-14 9:50 pm
- Canada's Adam Hadwin wins Chile Classic Updated: Mar-09-14 8:33 pm
- British yachtsman rescued by Chile's navy Updated: Mar-09-14 7:37 pm
- Venezuela says near $1bn debt to Panama fraudulent Updated: Mar-09-14 3:43 pm
- Protest stymied after Venezuelan diplomatic win Updated: Mar-08-14 7:14 pm
- Caricom leaders to debate marijuana legalization Updated: Mar-08-14 2:02 pm
VALPARAISO, Chile - Michelle Bachelet returned to Chile's presidency Tuesday after a four-year break, facing an economic slowdown and student-led protests that have paralyzed the country in recent years and now will likely challenge her promises of profound social changes.
CARACAS, Venezuela - At least three people were injured Tuesday in the central Venezuela city of Barquisimeto when student protesters blocking streets were attacked by unknown gunmen, a university official in the city said.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana - The Ministry of Transport in Guyana says it has suspended an air traffic controller who walked off the job and left the tower unattended while a flight was approaching the South American country.
VALPARAISO, Chile - US Vice President Joe Biden has been discussing the "difficult situation" in Venezuela with other Latin American leaders attending Chile's presidential inauguration on Tuesday, and mentioned the possibility of mediation by third parties, according to a senior U.S. administration official.
BARCELONA, Spain - Manchester City will need an epic comeback against Barcelona on Wednesday to reach the Champions League quarterfinals.
BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil's defense minister says it is prepared to fend off cyber-attacks during the World Cup.
SAO PAULO - FIFA will open a new round of ticket sales for the World Cup online on a first-come, first-serve basis on Wednesday.
PARKER, Arizona - Authorities are searching for a homicide suspect who remains at large after escaping from the Colorado River Indian Tribes jail in Parker in western Arizona.
FOND DU LAC, Wisconsin - Several Wisconsin Rotary clubs have overcome cultural differences and formed a partnership with their counterparts in Peru to create a successful business in soy milk production.
CARACAS, Venezuela - Fashion is not foreign to the young demonstrators who skirmish nearly nightly with security forces at the barricades in the Venezuelan capital's upper-class Chacao district.
CARACAS, Venezuela - A squad of motorcycle-mounted police wheels into an intersection newly seized from student protesters in a barrage of tear gas in eastern Caracas' wealthy Chacao district, an important center of resistance to Venezuela's socialist-led government.
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Authorities in El Salvador began the final count of votes Monday in a presidential runoff whose razor-close margin led the conservative challenger to announce his party is on "a war footing" to challenge alleged fraud.
SAO PAULO - Fans attending the inaugural match at the new stadium in the jungle city of Manaus were not completely satisfied and reported a lot of unfinished work at the venue, which is set to host its first World Cup match in about three months.
ATLANTA - Media mogul Ted Turner says he's bouncing back from surgery and is looking forward to getting back to business as usual.
PARIS - Pele is counting on Neymar to lead Brazil to World Cup victory and erase the painful memory of the last time the football-mad country hosted the tournament.
BOGOTA, Colombia - Former President Alvaro Uribe is back in elected office, and his winning of a Senate seat could potentially complicate efforts by Colombia's government to make peace with leftist rebels.
LIMA, Peru - Peru's government says that once Dutch citizen Joran van der Sloot completes his murder conviction in 2038, he will be extradited to the United States to face trial on charges he extorted and defrauded the mother of a young American woman for whose disappearance he is the chief suspect.
BUENOS AIRES - River Plate defeated Arsenal 1-0 on Sunday to move to within three points of leader Colon in Argentina's first division, while bitter rival Boca Juniors won 2-1 against Racing.
CARACAS, Venezuela - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden calls Venezuela's situation alarming in remarks published Sunday, suggesting its government is using "armed vigilantes" against peaceful protesters and accusing it of "concocting false and outlandish conspiracy theories" about the United States.
SAO PAULO - Flamengo defeated Botafogo 2-0 at the Maracana on Sunday to ensure it finishes top in the Guanabara Cup; the first stage of the Rio de Janeiro state championship.
SANTIAGO, Chile - Canada's Adam Hadwin won the Chile Classic on Sunday for first Web.com Tour title, birdieing the final two holes for a one-stroke victory over Australia's Alistair Presnell.
SANTIAGO, Chile - A British yachtsman who was trying to sail by himself non-stop around the world has been rescued by Chile's navy.
CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela's foreign minister says 90 percent of his government's $1 billion debt to Panama is fraudulent and criminal charges are likely to result.
CARACAS, Venezuela - In a major show of force, hundreds of National Guardsmen in riot gear and armored vehicles prevented an "empty pots march" from reaching Venezuela's Food Ministry on Saturday to protest now-chronic food shortages.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana - Researchers with a Caribbean trade bloc have found that decriminalizing marijuana and exploring its use for medicinal purposes could help boost the region's sluggish economy.