AP - ap.online.regional.latin.america.caribbean http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.latin.america.caribbean News Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:58:59 -0400 Ecuadorian woman falls to death in Yellowstone canyon Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:55:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/26/US--Yellowstone-Worker.Death/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_US--Yellowstone-Worker.Death c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4975 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — An Ecuadorian woman has fallen to her death at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone in Yellowstone National Park. Bolivian president, opposition spar over official's killing Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:44:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/26/LT--Bolivia-Deputy.Minister.Killed/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Bolivia-Deputy.Minister.Killed c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3cdd LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — President Evo Morales and his political opponents traded recriminations Friday over the shocking beating death of a high-ranking government official by protesting miners who had blockaded a highway. UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fire Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:51:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/26/UN--United.Nations-Colombia/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_UN--United.Nations-Colombia c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4744 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Friday warmly welcomed the final peace agreement between the Colombian government and leftist rebels and reiterated its commitment to help implement and verify the cease-fire. Shouts, charges of 'stupidity,' at Brazil president's trial Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:54:01 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/26/LT--Brazil-Political.Crisis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Brazil-Political.Crisis c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:446f RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A trial against Brazil's president turned into a yelling match and was temporarily suspended on Friday after the head of Senate declared "stupidity is endless" and sharply criticized a colleague who had questioned the body's moral authority. Charges recommended for Brazil ex-president Silva in probe Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:48:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/26/LT--Brazil.Petrobras.Probe/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Brazil.Petrobras.Probe c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:451f RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's federal police have recommended charges against former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and his wife in connection with the sprawling corruption probe at state-run oil giant Petrobras. Colombia's president rushing vote on deal with rebels Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:11:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/25/LT-Colombia-Peace-Accord-/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Colombia-Peace-Accord- c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:2b7a BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's president is moving quickly to hold a national referendum on a peace deal meant to end a half-century of bloody conflict with leftist rebels, delivering the final text of the deal to congress on Thursday and declaring a definitive cease-fire with the guerrillas. AP Explains: The trial to remove Brazil's president Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:49:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/26/LT-AP-Explains-Brazil-Impeachment/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-AP-Explains-Brazil-Impeachment c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:446d RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's Senate on Friday began the second day of deliberations in a trial to decide whether to permanently remove President Dilma Rousseff from office. While the formal accusations against Rousseff are related to her management of the federal budget, the leadership fight involves much more. The Associated Press explains how we got to this point and how the trial is likely to play out. In El Salvador, 'gang pastor' alleged to be crime financier Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:17:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/26/LT-El-Salvador-Gang-Pastor/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-El-Salvador-Gang-Pastor c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3c93 SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Walking out of prison three years ago, Marvin Ramos Quintanilla seemed to turn over a new leaf after a life of crime and gangland violence. Official: Striking miners kill deputy minister in Bolivia Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:13:07 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/26/LT--Bolivia-Deputy.Minister.Killed/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Bolivia-Deputy.Minister.Killed c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3c0a LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Striking informal miners in Bolivia kidnapped and beat to death the country's deputy interior minister on Thursday after he traveled to the area to mediate in the bitter conflict over mining laws, officials said. Bolivian official: Striking miners have killed the country's deputy government minister Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:22:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/26/LT--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3c0b LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Bolivian official: Striking miners have killed the country's deputy government minister. The Latest: UN schedules meeting to discuss role in Colombia Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:03:03 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/25/LT--Colombia-Peace.Accord-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Colombia-Peace.Accord-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3229 BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on Colombia's peace deal (all times local): Brazilian senators blast each other as Rousseff trial starts Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:08:11 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/25/LT--Brazil-Political.Crisis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Brazil-Political.Crisis c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3119 RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's Senate on Thursday began deliberating whether to permanently remove President Dilma Rousseff from office, the final step in a leadership fight that has paralyzed Congress and cast a pall over a nation in the midst of a severe recession. A look at what's next in the Colombian peace process Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:39:33 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/25/LT--Colombia-Peace.Accord-What_s.Next/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Colombia-Peace.Accord-What_s.Next c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:35bc BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's government and the country's biggest leftist rebel group have reached a peace deal that puts the South American nation on the threshold of ending a five-decade war. Here's what lies ahead and some of the remaining hurdles: Colombia's president declares ceasefire against rebel movement starting next week Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:34:03 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/25/LT--APNewsAlert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--APNewsAlert c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:34a4 BOGOTA, COlombia (AP) — Colombia's president declares ceasefire against rebel movement starting next week. AP Explains: Behind the trial to remove Brazil's president Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:34:07 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/25/LT--AP.Explains-Brazil.Impeachment/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--AP.Explains-Brazil.Impeachment c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3301 RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's Senate on Thursday began a trial to decide whether to permanently remove President Dilma Rousseff from office. While the formal accusations against Rousseff are related to her management of the federal budget, the leadership fight involves much more. The Associated Press explains how we got to this point and how the trial is likely to play out. AP EXPLAINS: How Colombia conflict developed over decades Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:48:45 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/25/LT--AP.Explains-Colombia-Peace.Accord/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--AP.Explains-Colombia-Peace.Accord c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:2b3f With Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel movement announcing an agreement on a historic peace deal, The Associated Press explains how the conflict began and developed over the decades. A timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel group Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:13:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/25/LT--Colombia-Peace.Accord-Timeline/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Colombia-Peace.Accord-Timeline c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:2b3e Key developments in the half-century of hostilities between Colombia's government and the country's largest rebel movement, which have announced a peace agreement: A timeline of Colombia's conflict with largest rebel group Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:59:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/25/LT--Colombia-Peace.Accord-Timeline/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--Colombia-Peace.Accord-Timeline c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:2a83 BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Key developments in the half-century of hostilities between Colombia's government and the country's largest rebel movement, which have announced a peace agreement: AP EXPLAINS: How Colombia conflict developed over decades Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:38:06 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/24/LT--AP.Explains-Colombia-Peace.Accord/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT--AP.Explains-Colombia-Peace.Accord c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:2298 BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — With Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel movement announcing agreement on a historic peace deal, The Associated Press explains how the conflict began and developed over the decades. Colombia, FARC rebels reach deal to end half-century war Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:19:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/latinamerica/2016/08/24/LT-Colombia-Peace-Accord/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_latinamerica_LT-Colombia-Peace-Accord c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:2003 HAVANA (AP) — Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel group reached a historic deal Wednesday evening for ending a half-century of hostilities in one of the world's longest-running and bloodiest armed conflicts.