While President Nicolas Maduro struggles to live up to his legacy
Revelers from Sao Paolo to Rio de Janeiro got the week-long Carnival of Brazil started this weekend with sparkly costumes, outrageous floats and wild parades
At least 17 people have died in clashes between security forces and pro- and anti-government demonstrators.
An estimated 150 people have been injured during the protests over the last two weeks
European leaders agreed on a plan to lay undersea communications cables between Brazil and the E.U.
Makes it less likely the head of the Sinaloa cartel will be swiftly extradited to the U.S.
Wiretaps, raids, and a network of informants helped bring down drug kingpin
Cheers, tears and fears follow the arrest of drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman
Thousands of unwanted people live between the borders of these two countries
Venezuela has been rocked by three weeks of mass student protests, but it’s unlikely they’ll be able to unseat the country’s entrenched regime
Demonstrations – including violent clashes between protesters and police – against the government of President Nicolas Maduro continue in Caracas
Most serious charges dropped against opposition leader, but he still faces 10 years in prison
Response to safety concerns following massive street protests