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Kevin Allen 30-Mar, 19:39 45 BBC

Getting from one place to the other involves going up and down a steep slippery slope. "It's not that bad here" says former fighter Tito...


Venezuela court takes over National Assembly functions

Venezuela court takes over National Assembly functions..

Antonio Roberts 30-Mar, 13:46 20 BBC

Opposition members of parliament in Venezuela have accused the country's president of acting like a dictator. National Assembly leader...


Brazil ex-speaker Eduardo Cunha jailed for 15 years

Brazil ex-speaker Eduardo Cunha jailed for 15 years..

Joseph Williams 30-Mar, 12:13 14 BBC

A judge has sentenced the former speaker of the lower house of the Brazilian Congress, Eduardo Cunha, to 15 years and four months in...


Mexico judge suspended over 'no carnal intent' ruling

Mexico judge suspended over 'no carnal intent' ruling..

Mia Mason 30-Mar, 05:41 16 BBC

A Mexican judge has been suspended after his ruling in a sexual assault case caused outrage. Judge Anaur Gonzalez said that the suspect...


Backlash at Mexico judge over 'no carnal intent' ruling

Backlash at Mexico judge over 'no carnal intent' ruling..

Antonio Roberts 29-Mar, 13:13 28 BBC

There has been a backlash on social media against a judge in Mexico who has ordered that a suspect in a sexual assault case should not be...


Mexico prison riot leaves two inmates dead in Monterrey

Mexico prison riot leaves two inmates dead in Monterrey..

Mia Mason 29-Mar, 07:08 21 BBC

A fresh riot broke out in Cadereyta prison near the northern Mexican city of Monterrey on Tuesday. Two inmates died and 13 were injured as...


Colombia government overrules Cajamarca mining ban referendum

Colombia government overrules Cajamarca mining ban referendum..

David Brooks 28-Mar, 18:48 17 BBC

The Colombian government says it will overrule the result of a referendum held in the town of Cajamarca, where 98% of residents voted...


Peru floods: Four killed as Piura bursts its banks

Peru floods: Four killed as Piura bursts its banks..

William Jacobson 28-Mar, 08:27 70 BBC

Four people have drowned after the river Piura burst its banks in the north of Peru and caused extensive flooding. More than 500 people...


Mexico governor says Chihuahua too weak to fight cartels

Mexico governor says Chihuahua too weak to fight cartels..

Joseph Williams 28-Mar, 00:02 35 BBC

The governor of Mexico's northern state of Chihuahua, Javier Corral, has said his government does not have the means to tackle organised...


Brazil tribe gets compensation for plane crash over Amazon forest

Brazil tribe gets compensation for plane crash over Amazon forest..

Gavin Perry 27-Mar, 18:50 67 BBC

One of Brazil's top airlines, Gol, has agreed to pay $1.3m (?1m) to an indigenous tribe in compensation for the damage caused by a 2006...


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