Venezuela releases opposition figure Manuel Rosales
Venezuela frees opposition politician and ex-presidential candidate Manuel Rosales from house arrest.
How the Trump presidency could impact South American currency markets
As it became clear the day of the U.S. presidential election that Donald Trump would win, currencies throughout South America began to lose value. In Brazil, the region’s la...
Donald Trump calls Fidel Castro "brutal dictator"
Cuba's former leader Fidel Castro was a "brutal dictator", US President-elect Donald Trump says.
Peru angry at UN for hiring ex-first lady Heredia amid probe
Peru is angry at the UN for hiring ex-First Lady Nadine Heredia while she is under investigation.
Venezuela halts effort to recall president
A drive to hold a recall referendum on Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has been halted, Venezuela's National Electoral Council announced in a statement.