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Brazil’s President in Corruption Probe Over Corona Vaccine

BRASILIA, July 12 (Reuters) - At the request of the Supreme Court, Brazil's federal police has formally opened a probe into President Jair Bolsonaro...

Venezuela Levels Terrorism Charges Against Guaido Ally After Highway Arrest

Sarah KinosianVivian Sequera Reuters CARACAS, July 12 (Reuters) - Venezuelan prosecutors on Monday said they had charged opposition politician Freddy Guevara with terrorism and treason, among...

Former U.S. Drug Agency Informant Arrested in Haiti Assassination, DEA Source...

Mark Hosenball Reuters WASHINGTON, July 12 (Reuters) - One of the Haitian-American men arrested on suspicion of taking part in the assassination of Haiti's president last...

Majority of Brazilians Want President Impeached

RIO DE JANEIRO, July 10 (Reuters) - For the first time, a majority of Brazilians support impeaching President Jair Bolsonaro, according to a poll...

Brazil 2022 Election Will Take Place, Says Senate President

Maria Marcello Reuters BRASILIA, July 9 (Reuters) - Brazilian Senate President Rodrigo Pacheco on Friday vehemently rejected any speculation that the 2022 presidential election may not...

Mexico: Pres. Shrugs Off Video of Brother Taking Bribe

MEXICO CITY, July 9 (Reuters) - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Friday shrugged off a video showing one of his younger brothers...

US, Colombia Probing Links to Moise Killing, FBI On The Way

Police and intelligence agencies in the United States and Colombia are investigating links to the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moise, after arrests of...

BONITS launches CIP products to St. Lucia

  By Kenneth Williams Editor In Chief  “We take a holistic view to investing in the Caribbean, as we are always looking to identify and create new...

Indigenous Mapuche Woman Picked to Lead Architects of Chile’s New Constitution

BY Aislinn Laing SANTIAGO, July 4 (Reuters) - Delegates chose a woman on Sunday from Chile's majority indigenous Mapuche people to lead them in drafting...

Peru Election: Court Rejects Fujimori Vote Audit Request

LIMA, July 3 (Reuters) - Peru's government on Friday evening rejected a request by presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori to seek an international audit of...

Miami Collapse: Remaining Structure Demolished for Safety

The remaining section of a partially collapsed apartment block near Miami has been demolished over safety fears as a tropical storm approaches Florida. On Sunday...

Brazil: Mass Protests Over Pandemic Corruption

RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASÍLIA, July 3 (Reuters) - Protesters took to the streets in Brazil on Saturday demanding the impeachment of President Jair Bolsonaro and...

Tropical Storm Elsa Strengthens to Hurricane Near Barbados

July 2 (Reuters) - Tropical storm Elsa has strengthened into a hurricane and is about 20 miles (30 kilometers) west-southwest of Barbados with maximum...

Jamaica Joins Call for Lifting US-Cuba Embargo

  BY BALFORD HENRY Senior staff reporter JAMAICA'S Parliament on Tuesday approved a United Nations resolution condemning the prolonged United States economic embargo against Cuba. Minister of state...

COVID-19 Cases Worsen in Latin America, Caribbean-No End in Sight

by Anthony Boadle BRASILIA, June 30 (Reuters) - Cases of COVID-19 may be declining in North America but in most of Latin America and the...

Mexico: Carlos Slim to Pay for Rebuilding Collapsed Rail Overpass

(CNN) Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim will pay for all the costs needed to rebuild Mexico City's subway overpass-stretch, which left 26 dead after it...

Amazon Eagle’s Last Stand as Deforestation Continues

BBC-Conservationists say one of the world's largest eagles has "nearly zero" chance of surviving Amazon deforestation. According to a new study, the bird is struggling...

Immigration: US-Mexico Border – A Surge in Migrants?

By Jake Horton BBC Reality Check Jack Horton   President Joe Biden's immigration policies are being heavily criticised by Republicans, as large numbers of undocumented migrants cross...

Forecasters Eye 2 Potential Caribbean Systems for Wild and Windy Weather

Early forecasts predict a July 4 weekend so hot and wet it will pose a challenge for celebrations. Two potential tropical systems are brewing in...

Brazil: COVID Killing Kids at Alarming Rate, World Stats

São Paulo, Brazil (CNN) "Who's mommy's little girl?" 22-year-old Brazilian Sameque Gois asks as she plays with her baby's tiny hand, in one of...

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