Latin America

Latin America Deadly earthquake shakes Peru

Two people were killed when a 7.1-magnitude earthquake shook Peru on Sunday, according to a regional governor. More

Latin America He's from El Salvador. They're American. Trump could separate them.

Rogelio Galdamez could be forced to return to El Salvador, a country he left nearly 20 years ago, with his three American children who have never lived outside the US. More

Latin America Chile reviews security ahead of Pope's visit

A series of attacks on Catholic churches have prompted Chilean authorities to review security ahead of Pope Francis' visit to the South American country on Monday, officials said. More

Latin America State Department slaps 5 Mexican states with 'do not travel' advisory

Mexico -- long a destination for world-class museums, archeological sites and beach resorts -- now has five states tagged with the most severe travel warning by the US State Department. More

Latin America Wayne Gretzky Fast Facts

Read CNN's Fast Facts about Wayne Gretzky and learn more about the Hall of Fame hockey player called "The Great One." More

Latin America Tsunami threat passes after strong earthquake off Central America

The US Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said there is no longer a tsunami threat for several countries in the Caribbean and Central America, as well as Mexico, after a magnitude-7.6 earthquake struck... More

Latin America Freed Taliban hostage accused of crimes in Canada

Joshua Boyle, who spent five years with his family in militant captivity in Afghanistan, faces multiple charges in Canada, including assault and unlawful confinement. More

Latin America At least 48 dead in Peru bus crash

At least 48 people were killed and six injured when a bus fell down a cliff north of Lima, Peru, on Tuesday, according to a tweet from the Ministry of Health. More

Latin America Two US families die in Costa Rica plane crash

Relatives and friends are mourning the deaths of 10 Americans, including two families, killed in a New Year's Eve plane crash in Costa Rica. More

Latin America 10 Americans among 12 dead in Costa Rica plane crash

Ten US citizens were among the victims of a small plane crash in Costa Rica's Guanacaste province Sunday. More

Latin America Woman reunited with family 40 years after dictatorship

A woman in Argentina was reunited with her biological family 40 years after her parents went missing during Argentina's dictatorship, during which 30,000 citizens disappeared. More

Latin America Angry Venezuelans take to streets for 'pork revolution'

President Nicolas Maduro has accused Portugal of being behind a pork shortage that left thousands of Venezuela's poor without their traditional Christmas dinner and sparked a fresh round of angry... More