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Oct 1, 2013
2:46 am
The Labor Action Plan was supposed to protect workers, but many leaders see "blatant disregard" for labor protections in Colombia.
Colombia, Rights
Sep 25, 2013
4:16 pm
Doireann Prince United States intelligence agency espy
Between Brazil's rage over US spying and Bolivia's fury over diverted flights, Latin American leaders have found plenty to gripe about this week.
Sep 25, 2013
12:24 am
Farc Rebel 2013 09 20
The FARC has tried to play party politics before — and it ended in murder. Nearly 30 years later, will the guerrillas make a safer swap of guns for ballots?
Sep 24, 2013
7:11 pm
Peru shrub 20113 08 26
Peru has overtaken Colombia as the world's top grower of the coca leaf, the main ingredient in cocaine.
Sep 16, 2013
5:03 pm
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Colombian police raided a bar in Bogotá early Sunday, triggering a stampede that left six people dead and five injured.
Aug 30, 2013
2:40 pm
Bogota husbandman protestation
Farmers, hit by competition from imports, are demanding increased agricultural subsidies and an end to free trade pacts.
Aug 27, 2013
3:46 pm
Colombia terrorist group Rebels on the loose captive
Jernoc Wobert was seized on Jan. 18 in northern Bolivar province along with two Peruvian and three Colombian miners.
Aug 27, 2013
6:10 am
Peru shrub 20113 08 26
As its Andean neighbors drop coca crop acres, according to UN reports, Peru is cultivating the world's largest cocaine production.
Aug 15, 2013
11:56 am
New vertebrate olinguito 2013 08 15
The carnivorous mammal is the first to be discovered in the Americas in 35 years, according to the Smithsonian Institution.
Aug 7, 2013
2:55 pm
body covering felons venezuela 2013 08 07
Known as "piranhas," these thieves are after women's hair, not flesh, selling it to beauty or hair salons in Venezuela for a pretty penny.