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Fernández announces vice-presidential bid in Argentina 2019-05-18 19:32:35Ex-leader was expected to run for president but says former aide will run in her place

US reaches agreement with Canada and Mexico on 2019-05-17 13:00:54Deal could help smooth ratification of the revision to Nafta

New York is a tough town for Brazil’s 2019-05-17 09:53:16President is a pariah in liberal circles at a time when he needs foreign investors

Bestseller fuels talk of Fernández political revival 2019-05-17 00:01:38Success of former Argentine president’s book prompts speculation of run for office in October

Colombia court order to free ex-Farc guerrilla causes 2019-05-16 04:41:14Attorney-general resigns as crisis intensifies in key US ally

Brazil students and teachers march against Bolsonaro 2019-05-15 13:40:46Nationwide protests pits rightwing president against defiant student body

How much more can Argentina adjust? 2019-05-15 04:03:09The battle between politics and capital markets looks set to intensify.

ZombieLoad, Mexico fruit trade, May’s ultimatum 2019-05-15 00:01:00Intel reveals a vulnerability in its chips that could let hackers steal data.

Salad days in doubt as US-Mexico friction hits 2019-05-14 23:00:26Avocado and tomato prices heading up on supply worries

Toronto market stabilises with sales up 17 per 2019-05-14 19:19:48A round-up of world property news

IMF’s reputation on the line in Argentina 2019-05-14 06:00:24Some fear fund’s largest bailout is fraying and might not survive an electoral jolt

Currency crisis redux? 2019-05-14 00:00:16Argentina and Turkey are still at risk.

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Vast Gasoline Lines Form in Oil-Rich Venezuela 2019-05-19 18:32:03U.S. sanctions on oil-rich Venezuela appear to be taking hold, resulting in mile-long lines for fuel in the South American nation's second-largest ci

Five Foreigners Die in Plane Crash off Honduras 2019-05-19 02:05:03Five foreigners including the pilot died Saturday when their private plane crashed into the sea shortly after taking off from Roatan island, a tourist

Argentine Political Fixer Mounts Surprise Presidential Bid   2019-05-18 20:10:17After decades pulling political strings behind the scenes as a cabinet chief and strategist for Argentine presidents, Alberto Fernandez now

Survivors of Nazi Commune in Chile: Germany's Compensation 2019-05-18 06:58:42The victims of an infamous Nazi pedophile commune in Chile say the compensation of up to $11,000 Germany has agreed to pay each of them is not enough.

US Navy Veteran Killed in Nicaraguan Prison 2019-05-17 23:31:36Eddy Montes, a protester shot dead in a Nicaragua prison this week, was a naturalized U.S. citizen who served in the Navy, but ultimately returned to

Venezuela's Maduro Says Norway Talks Sought 'Peaceful Agenda' 2019-05-17 22:46:05Talks in Norway this week with representatives of Venezuela's government and the opposition sought to "build a peaceful agenda" for the crisis-stri

Former Colombian Guerrilla Arrested Minutes After Leaving Jail 2019-05-17 21:21:38A former left-wing guerrilla leader wanted by the United States on drug trafficking charges was arrested upon his release from prison in Colombia Frid

Venezuelans Add Hours in Line for Fuel to 2019-05-17 20:58:42Angry drivers queued for hours in towns across Venezuela Friday as fuel shortages worsened in the South American nation following a plunge in gasoline

US Imposes Drug-Related Sanctions on Mexican Judge, Former 2019-05-17 12:56:40The United States imposed sanctions on Friday on 11 Mexicans, including a judge and a former governor, over their involvement with drug trafficking or

Norway Pushes Venezuela Mediation Effort 2019-05-17 08:17:07Norway confirmed Friday it was trying to mediate a solution to Venezuela's political crisis, after opposition leader Juan Guaido said he sent delegat

Court Puts Guatemala Vote, Anti-Graft Fight in Doubt 2019-05-16 22:03:25A high court ruling barring a crusading former prosecutor’s candidacy has turned Guatemala’s presidential election on its ear less than a

Brazil's President Blasts Media, Prosecutors Over Probe 2019-05-16 21:06:37President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday accused Brazilian prosecutors and the media of targeting his son in a corruption probe as an attempt to damage hi

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Senators introduce bipartisan bill to raise minimum tobacco 2019-05-20 19:19:31 Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell and Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., introduced a bipartisan bill Monday seeking to raise the national legal age to pu

White House directs Don McGahn not to testify 2019-05-20 18:10:43 The White House on Monday directed former White House counsel Don McGahn not to testify before Congress later this week.

Judge declines to block subpoena seeking Donald Trump's 2019-05-20 17:51:09 A federal judge in Washington, D.C. on Monday said President Donald Trump's former accounting firm must comply with a congressional subpoena seeking

Guatemalan teen is 3rd minor migrant to die 2019-05-20 16:21:29 A 16-year-old migrant boy died while in the custody of the U.S. government in Texas on Monday, the third minor migrant death in less than a month, U.

'Particularly dangerous' tornado outbreak unfolds in Oklahoma, Texas 2019-05-20 16:16:26 The central United States is once again on heightened alert as severe storms, which could produce life-threatening impacts such as long-track tornado

Facebook, Google, Twitter to testify on election security 2019-05-20 15:29:48 Elections officials and leaders at tech companies Facebook, Google and Twitter are set to testify later this week at a House Committee on Oversight a

U.S. measles cases increase to 25-year high 2019-05-20 14:06:38 Measles cases in the United States rose to 880 last week, to the highest level in 25 years, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said

Ford to lay off 7,000 white collar workers 2019-05-20 14:01:52 Ford Motor Co. said Monday it is planning to layoff white collar 7,000 workers, with 800 coming this summer -- most in the Detroit area.

USDA recalls 2,000 pounds of Vienna Beef hot 2019-05-20 12:06:26 A U.S. food company has issued a recall for 2,000 pounds of hot dogs over concerns they may contain bits of metal.

On day one, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot vows 2019-05-20 11:01:46 Lori Lightfoot was sworn in Monday as Chicago's first black female and openly gay mayor, with a promise to end the "broken and corrupt political ma

FCC chair says he will back T-Mobile, Sprint 2019-05-20 10:37:06 Federal Communications Commission chair Ajit Pai said Monday he is giving a thumbs up to the $26.5 billion merger between T-Mobile and Sprint after t

Gorsuch sides with Supreme Court liberals on Native 2019-05-20 09:56:20 Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch joined liberal justices in a 5-4 decision that upheld hunting rights for Native Americans against Wyoming under a

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Fifth child dies in US border control custody New! 2019-05-20 22:21:40A 16-year-old boy died Monday at a Border Patrol station in Texas, becoming the fifth child from Guatemala to die since December after being apprehend

Trump tells ex-White House counsel McGahn not to New! 2019-05-20 21:58:42U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday told former White House counsel Don McGahn to defy a subpoena to testify before Congress about the Russia invest

US billionaire pledges to pay off Morehouse College 2019-05-20 07:45:30Sunday was already a day of joy and pride for the graduating class at historically black Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia -- and then it got a wh

Google restricts Huawei’s access to Android after Trump 2019-05-19 23:25:04Alphabet Inc’s Google has suspended business with Huawei that requires the transfer of hardware, software and technical services except those pu

Trump says 'Pro-Life' but with exceptions for rape, 2019-05-19 03:16:19President Donald Trump on Saturday declared himself “strongly Pro-Life”, but in favor of exceptions for pregnancies resulting from rape or

Argentina's former leader Fernandez announces vice presidential bid 2019-05-18 10:50:03Argentina's former President Cristina Fernández announced on Saturday her candidacy for vice president in October's general elections, a surp

Missouri's Republican-led Legislature passes 8-week abortion ban 2019-05-18 01:32:53The Missouri House of Representatives passed a bill on Friday banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, making it the latest US state to p

US jury awards couple $2 billion in Roundup 2019-05-17 12:29:38A California court has handed an unprecedented $2 billion in damages to a couple who say their cancer was caused by popular weedkiller Roundup. That w

Twenty years on, Columbine shooting still haunts America 2019-05-17 12:07:21It was one of the first mass shootings at a US school: On April 20, 1999, two students burst into Columbine High School in Colorado armed with automat

I.M. Pei, Chinese-American architect who designed the Louvre 2019-05-16 19:10:18I.M. Pei, the preeminent US architect who forged a distinct brand of modern building design with his sharp lines and stark structures, has died, his s

Chelsea Manning sent back to jail after refusing 2019-05-16 17:48:35Former US military intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning was ordered back to jail on Thursday for refusing to testify before a grand jury believed to b

Trump unveils new immigration plan to favour skills 2019-05-16 16:31:23US President Donald Trump said Thursday he wants to overhaul the immigration system to favor educated, English-speaking applicants with job offers ins

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