El Salvador fire at finance ministry kills at least two

El Salvador fire at finance ministry kills at least two..

Wyatt Waller 07-Jul, 20:55 22 BBC

A fire has destroyed one of the buildings of El Salvador's Finance Ministry, killing at least two people. The fire began on Friday...


Venezuela Catholic Church: Maduro turning country into dictatorship

Venezuela Catholic Church: Maduro turning country into..

Antonio Roberts 07-Jul, 16:12 27 BBC

Venezuela's Roman Catholic Church has criticised President Nicolas Maduro's decision to have the constitution rewritten. The head of the...


Teenager jailed in El Salvador after toilet stillbirth

Teenager jailed in El Salvador after toilet stillbirth..

Maria Stewart 07-Jul, 10:54 21 BBC

A teenager in El Salvador has been sentenced to 30 years in jail for aggravated homicide after delivering a stillborn baby in a toilet. ...


Brazil club football chief quits over death threats

Brazil club football chief quits over death threats..

Anna Torres 06-Jul, 21:07 27 BBC

The president of a Brazilian second division football club, Paysandu Sport, has resigned, saying armed men had threatened to kill him if...


Mexico violence: 28 dead in prison fight in Acapulco

Mexico violence: 28 dead in prison fight in Acapulco..

Antonio Roberts 06-Jul, 21:06 25 BBC

A fight between rival gangs in a prison in south-western Mexico has left at least 28 inmates dead, officials say. The pre-dawn fight broke...


Honduras on 'red alert' over female murders, say activists

Honduras on 'red alert' over female murders, say activists..

06-Jul, 15:12 28 BBC

Honduras is on "red alert" over the number of women being murdered, according to the country's rights activists. Members of 20 different...


Mexico violence: Shoot-out in Chihuahua kills 14

Mexico violence: Shoot-out in Chihuahua kills 14..

Anna Torres 05-Jul, 17:54 25 BBC

A shoot-out in northern Mexico has killed at least 14 people, officials say, amid a surge in drug-related violence in the country. Two...


Mexico's most wanted

Mexico's most wanted..

Lily Evans 05-Jul, 16:24 28 BBC

More than 200,000 people have been killed or have disappeared since Mexico's government declared war on organised crime in December 2006. ...


Venezuela National Assembly stormed by Maduro supporters

Venezuela National Assembly stormed by Maduro supporters..

Sophia Bell 05-Jul, 14:00 29 BBC

Dozens of government supporters have burst into Venezuela's opposition-controlled National Assembly, injuring several lawmakers and...


Venezuela crisis: Attorney general refuses to attend court summons

Venezuela crisis: Attorney general refuses to attend court..

Anna Torres 05-Jul, 05:24 24 BBC

Venezuela's Attorney General Luisa Ortega Diaz has refused to appear in court and is facing imminent suspension. The Supreme Court,...


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