MEXICO CITY — A Bolivian religious fanatic briefly hijacked a
jetliner from the beach resort of Cancun as it landed in Mexico
City on Wednesday, police said. All passengers and the crew were
VENICE, Italy — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez received a
movie star's welcome Monday at the Venice Film Festival, where he
walked the red carpet with director Oliver Stone for the premiere
of the documentary "South of the Border."
BUENOS AIRES.– Ante una inesperada citación del técnico Diego
Maradona a la selección de Argentina, Martín Palermo reaccionó con
incredulidad, mientras que Rolando Schavi y Rodrigo Braña pensaron
que era una broma.
BARILOCHE, Argentina — South American presidents wrangled for
hours Friday over a deal to expand the U.S. troop presence in
Colombia, closing their meeting with a statement that foreign
troops should not be allowed to threaten any of the region's
BARILOCHE, Argentina — Venezuela's Hugo Chavez has raised the
stakes for today's meeting of South American presidents by
threatening to break relations with Colombia over plans to give
U.S. troops a 10-year lease on its bases.
CARACAS, Venezuela — President Hugo Chavez said Tuesday that
Venezuela is preparing to break off diplomatic relations with
Colombia over the neighboring country's plan to give American
troops greater access to its military bases.
GUATEMALA CITY — Guatemalan drug boss Juan Jose "Juancho" Leon
was summoned by Mexican traffickers for what he was told was
business. Instead, dozens of attackers ambushed his entourage with
grenades and assault rifles, killing Leon and 10 others in a brazen
demonstration of power.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — A top aide said exiled Honduran
President Manuel Zelaya was heading home Thursday to set up an
alternative seat of government inside the country, and will use it
as his headquarters in a "final battle" against the coup