- Santiago Urrutia wins Indy Lights race in Alabama Updated: Apr-24-16 4:16 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Santiago Urrutia won the Indy Lights Legacy 100 Sunday at Barber Motorsports Park.
- Uruguay: Former FIFA official ordered to house arrest Updated: Apr-21-16 8:14 pm
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay - A former top FIFA official caught up in a U.S. investigation of corruption in international soccer has won an appeal and been ordered to be detained in house arrest in his native Uruguay.
- Small Uruguayan city surveys damage after deadly tornado Updated: Apr-16-16 7:17 pm
DOLORES, Uruguay - Residents of this small city in western Uruguay sifted through the remains of their homes and lives on Saturday, a day after a powerful tornado razed buildings, hurled cars into the air and left four people dead and dozens more injured.
- Uruguay Catholic Church apologizes for sex abuse by priests Updated: Apr-14-16 6:14 pm
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay - The Roman Catholic Church in Uruguay apologized Thursday for sexual abuses committed by priests 20 years ago that went unpunished because the statute of limitations expired.
- Virgin Mary statue stirs up debate in secular Uruguay Updated: Apr-09-16 11:43 am
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay - The South American country of Uruguay has a long tradition of secularism, to the point that a popular president in the early 1900s insisted on writing the word "God" with a lowercase "g'' whenever he wrote about his policies in local newspapers.
- FIFA ethics judge Damiani resigns while under suspicion Updated: Apr-06-16 3:11 pm
GENEVA - Under suspicion in the fallout from the global offshore accounts investigation, Uruguayan lawyer Juan Pedro Damiani resigned as a FIFA ethics judge on Wednesday.
- Ex-Uruguayan president: ex-Gitmo detainees behaving badly Updated: Apr-05-16 4:16 pm
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay - Uruguay's former president says the conduct of six former Guantanamo Bay detainees resettled in the South American nation has been "abysmal" and has hurt efforts to resettle others.
- FIFA judge faces ethics investigation over offshore accounts Updated: Apr-04-16 12:33 pm
GENEVA - A FIFA judge who helped ban Sepp Blatter for financial misconduct is now under investigation by his ethics committee colleagues after being named in an international probe of offshore accounts.