The fate of the only opposition-controlled political institution in Venezuela was left hanging on Sunday, as pro-government lawmakers claimed to swear in a new president of the National Assembly.
At least 200 homes have been destroyed after forest fires swept through a residential area in the Chilean port city of Valparaiso on Christmas Eve.
A Mayan palace dating back more than 1,000 years was discovered by archeologists in Mexico.
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Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday named Manuel Marrero Cruz as the country’s prime minister, a nonexistent role within Cuban politics for more than four decades.
Bvlly, a Toronto-based rapper, was shot and killed early Christmas Eve in what police are calling a homicide.
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A judge Thursday dismissed 19 charges against a Canadian man who spent five years with his family in militant captivity in Afghanistan, according to court documents.
The celebration of a new life together turned to loss when newlyweds died in the Tehran plane crash as they traveled home to Canada.
Three other relatives were injured in the ambush attack as they headed back to the US from the Monterrey area, the slain boy’s father said.
At least 21 people were killed Saturday when a bus and truck crashed in Guatemala, the Guatemalan Public Ministry said.
Enedelia Estrada Tovar had no idea she was shot.
Venezuela’s political future remains murky, after a dramatic showdown today began with opposition lawmakers storming parliament, and ended with tear gas in the streets of Caracas.
Police in Rio de Janeiro said at least four men were involved in a Christmas Eve attack at the headquarters of a Brazilian comedy group after their release of a film that depicts Jesus as gay, according to state news agency Agencia Brasil.