September 20, 2014
Latin America >
Leftist guerrillas in northeastern Colombia have killed two contractors working on a pipeline for the state oil company, Ecopetrol, military sources confirmed.
Hurricane Odile ground its way up Mexico's Baja California peninsula today, gradually losing strength after injuring dozens of people, forcing the evacuation of thousands and smashing shops open to looters in the popular tourist area.
Forty-one years to the day after General Augusto Pinochet seized power in a military coup in Chile, a right-wing legislator was arrested today for alleged involvement in the killing of three activists during the 17-year Pinochet dictatorship.