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Stories with place: Asuncion
  • FIFA and CONMEBOL to audit Bolivia Football Federation 
    Updated: Aug-26-15 4:36 pm

    ASUNCION, Paraguay - CONMEBOL and FIFA will audit the finances of the Bolivian Football Federation, whose leader was jailed for alleged corruption, the president of South America's soccer confederation said on Wednesday.

  • Bishop in Paraguay ousted by Pope Francis dies at 69 story has photos
    Updated: Aug-14-15 12:46 pm

    ASUNCION, Paraguay - Rogelio Livieres Plano, a former bishop in Paraguay who was revered by some for building a successful seminary but who was ousted by Pope Francis amid several controversies, has died. He was 69.

  • 11-year-old gives birth to girl in Paraguay story has photos
    Updated: Aug-13-15 6:08 pm

    ASUNCION, Paraguay - An 11-year-old girl who was denied an abortion after being raped gave birth Thursday, the culmination of a case that put a spotlight on child rape in this poor South American nation and drew criticism from human rights groups.