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Heavy rains in Brazil cause flooding, landslides; 11 killed

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Heavy rains caused flooding and landslides in southeast Brazil, killing at least 11 people, authorities said Saturday.Two people died...

Bolivia religious debate: The Bible vs Andean earth deity

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) - Hoisting a large leather Bible above her head, Bolivia’s new interim president delivered an emphatic message hours after Evo...

Normalcy returns to Guatemala-Mexico border after caravan

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) - From the roadside stand where his family sells mole, barbecue and chicken stew, Miguel Ángel Vázquez has seen all...

Fire kills 11 youths hunting animals in field in Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Eleven young people, mostly teenagers, who were hunting small animals died in a fire that swept through a sugarcane field...

Bible vs indigenous beliefs at issue in Bolivia

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) - Hoisting a large leather Bible above her head, Bolivia’s new interim president delivered an emphatic message hours after Evo...

AP Exclusive: New Border Patrol chief named

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration has named a new head of the U.S. Border Patrol. Rodney Scott will take over for Carla Provost,...

Mexican guardsmen break up migrant caravan along highway

FRONTERA HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) - Eight hundred Central American migrants were rounded up and hauled onto buses by Mexican national guardsmen and immigration agents...

Spain-Venezuela encounter by tarmac unleashes speculation

MADRID (AP) - A secretive meeting this week by the tarmac of Madrid's international airport between two prominent officials from Spain and Venezuela triggered...

Spain-Venezuela encounter by tarmac unleashes speculation

MADRID (AP) - A secretive meeting this week by the tarmac of Madrid's international airport between two prominent officials from Spain and Venezuela triggered...

Puerto Ricans protest in anger over unused emergency aid

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - A couple of hundred people joined a protest Thursday organized by Puerto Rico singer René Pérez of Calle...