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Rio celebrates 450th birthday

BBC Latin American News - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 18:02
Rio de Janeiro marks 450 years since it was founded

Murder charge for Peru ex-minister

BBC Latin American News - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 17:57
An ex-minister in Peru is charged with involvement in the killing of a journalist during the Shining Path rebel insurgency in the 1980s.

The art-loving property developer

BBC Latin American News - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 17:07
The Argentine who made a fortune and opened his own museum

The dogged old man of the badlands

BBC Latin American News - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 17:05
The world's worst interview - with one of the loneliest men on Earth

Argentine leader hails lower debt

BBC Latin American News - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 15:44
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner defends her economic policy in her last speech to Congress before she steps down in December.

VIDEO: How do you bake a 450-metre cake?

BBC Latin American News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 22:48
The city of Rio de Janeiro is celebrating its 450th anniversary on Sunday with a series of events.

US sex abuse suspect held in Brazil

BBC Latin American News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 21:06
Police in Brazil arrest an American man suspected of sexually assaulting young women while running a religious group in the US state of Minnesota.

Uruguay bids farewell to pauper president

BBC Latin American News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 18:50
Uruguay bids farewell to Jose Mujica - the leader as good as his word

Venezuela limits US diplomats

BBC Latin American News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 17:00
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has announced measures to impose limits on US diplomats working in the country.

Chilean girl appeals to president

BBC Latin American News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 15:03
A 14-year-old girl suffering from cystic fibrosis asks Chile's president to allow her to die in an online video viewed by thousands of people.

Patagonia forest fire chief sacked

BBC Latin American News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 13:28
The head of Argentina's national fire control agency is sacked as a huge forest fire threatens a renowned national park in Patagonia.

Former Colombian spy chief convicted

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 21:42
The former head of Colombia's secret police, Maria del Pilar Hurtado, has been found guilty of spying on politicians, judges and journalists.

Fugitive fights may delay Cuba talks

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:31
Wanted men and women could hinder improved US-Cuba ties

Is the samba over for Brazil's middle class?

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:26
Has the music died for Brazil's middle class?

VIDEO: Mexico catches most wanted drug lord

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:39
Katy Watson describes how the net closed in on Mexico's most wanted drug lord Servando "La Tuta" Gomez who was captured on Friday morning.

Second Cuba-US talks under way

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:08
American and Cuban diplomats are meeting in Washington in a new round of negotiations that seek to restore full relations between the two countries.

Most-wanted Mexico drug lord held

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:45
Mexican security forces confirm the arrest of the country's most wanted drug lord - Knights Templar chief Servando 'La Tuta' Gomez.

VIDEO: Cuba 'keen to update poor internet'

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 20:23
As the US tweaks its web regulations, Cuba is looking to radically update its internet infrastructure.

Call for a "heterosexual pride" day mocked in Brazil

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 19:44
How a Brazilian politician was mocked online

The authors hoping for a new Colombia

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 19:38
Why 2015 may be the year for Colombia authors

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