Panama footballer murder: Four held over deadly shooting

Panama footballer murder: Four held over deadly shooting..

Michael Adamson 18-Apr, 07:56 23 BBC

Police in Panama say they are holding four people in connection with the murder of international footballer Amilcar Henriquez. All of...


Argentina football fan dies after being pushed from stand

Argentina football fan dies after being pushed from stand..

Mary Paterson 17-Apr, 21:48 25 BBC

An Argentine football fan has died of head injuries - two days after being pushed from a stand by an angry crowd who thought he was a rival...


Paraguay president backs off re-election bid

Paraguay president backs off re-election bid..

Sophia Bell 17-Apr, 17:08 31 BBC

The President of Paraguay, Horacio Cartes, says he will no longer seek re-election after his bid to change the constitution triggered...


Brazil's Odebrecht to pay $2.6bn fine for corruption

Brazil's Odebrecht to pay $2.6bn fine for corruption..

Ella Flores 17-Apr, 13:48 13 BBC

A US judge has formally fined Brazil's engineering giant Odebrecht $2.6bn in a corruption case centred around the country's state oil...


Fugitive Mexican governor Javier Duarte arrested in Guatemala

Fugitive Mexican governor Javier Duarte arrested in Guatemala..

16-Apr, 02:32 35 BBC

A former Mexican state governor who has been on the run for six months was arrested on Saturday, police said. Javier Duarte, the former...


Mexico revives 3,000-year-old ancient ball game

Mexico revives 3,000-year-old ancient ball game..

William Jacobson 15-Apr, 21:47 43 BBC

The finals of a revived 3,000-year-old ball game have been played in the Mexican city of Teotihuacan Organisers have been trying to bring...


Street kids

Street kids..

Olivia Rogers 15-Apr, 19:51 28 BBC

In 1937, Jorge Amado published Captains of the Sands, a novel about a gang of orphaned children living on the streets of Salvador,...


Ecuador orders partial recount of election votes

Ecuador orders partial recount of election votes..

Tyler Holmes 14-Apr, 21:27 27 BBC

The electoral authorities in Ecuador have ordered a partial recount of the votes cast in the presidential election earlier this month. ...


Brazil graft probe focuses on World Cup football stadiums

Brazil graft probe focuses on World Cup football stadiums..

Wyatt Waller 14-Apr, 20:48 42 BBC

Testimony released by the Brazilian Supreme Court alleges that builders and politicians illegally profited from the construction of...


Venezuela protests: Teenage protester in Barquisimeto killed

Venezuela protests: Teenage protester in Barquisimeto killed..

Antonio Roberts 12-Apr, 20:24 30 BBC

A teenage demonstrator has been killed during growing unrest in Venezuela, as political and economic crisis deepens. The 14-year-old boy...


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