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US sending 5,200 troops to border with Mexico

Media playback is unsupported on your device The Pentagon is sending over 5,200 troops to the borde..

Peru corruption: Former president Alan Garcia seeks asylum

Peru's former president has requested asylum at the Uruguayan embassy after being barred from l..

Mexico plane crash: Investigators find ‘black box’ flight recorders

Media playback is unsupported on your device Investigators have found the flight recorders from an ..

Brazil tower collapse victim was about to be rescued

Media playback is unsupported on your device A man who died when a burning tower block collapsed in..

Paraguay tribe joins search for missing Austrian tourist

An indigenous group has joined the search for a 62-year-old Austrian man who went missing in a natio..

Brazil’s female sports reporters call time on sexual harassment

Female Brazilian sports reporters have banded together to speak out about the sexual harassment they..

Road accidents biggest killer of young people – WHO

Road injuries are now the biggest killer of children and young adults worldwide, according to the Wo..

More deaths in Nicaragua violence as talks collapse

At least three people were killed and many injured as government forces in Nicaragua launched an ope..

Brazil elections: Hate crimes reported include a murder and a swastika attack

Tension ahead of the Brazilian elections has been linked to a string of violent attacks, including o..

Venezuela nears ‘Mediterranean crisis point’

The UN has warned Venezuela is heading for the same refugee "crisis moment" seen in the Mediterranea..