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Mexican media denounces 'gag law'

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 18:47
Mexican journalists denounce a new law that introduces a number of restrictions on crime reporting in north-eastern Sinaloa state.

Judge urges Argentina default talks

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 15:29
In the first hearing since Argentina defaulted on its debts, US judge Thomas Griesa calls for negotiations to be resumed urgently.

Working Lives Panama

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 07:49
Five very different working lives in Panama

Republican revolt kills border bill

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 07:28
Bills aimed at dealing with the crush of undocumented children streaming over the US border fail in Congress, as it prepares for its summer recess.

VIDEO: How will default affect Argentina?

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 15:26
BBC Argentina correspondent Ignacio de los Reyes gets the reaction of people in Buenos Aires to the news of the country's debt default.

VIDEO: First contact with Amazon tribe

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 10:19
A group of previously isolated indigenous people from the Amazon has come face to face with a settled community of villagers for the first time in the Brazilian state of Acre, according to authorities.

Argentina blames US for debt default

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 07:17
Argentina blames the US for its default, calling the mediator in debt negotiations which ended in failure "incompetent".

Mexico migrants' train deal reached

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 04:43
The US, Mexico and Guatemala will establish more checkpoints along the route of a freight train to prevent migrants from boarding it, Guatemala says.

VIDEO: Argentina defaults for second time

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 00:53
Argentina has defaulted on its debt - for the second time in 13 years.

Guatemala buries massacre victims

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 22:54
The remains of 31 indigenous Ixil Mayans, killed in 1982 at the height of the Guatemala civil war, are buried in a ceremony in the country's north-west.

Las Patronas: The Mexican women helping migrants

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 18:05
The Mexican women helping migrants survive their perilous journey

'Offer rejected' on Argentine debt

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 16:38
Argentina's Economy Minister Axel Kicillof says his offer to "hold out" investors has been rejected as a debt default deadline approaches.

Argentina's football president dies

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 13:29
Julio Grondona, president of the Argentine Football Association, dies in Buenos Aires at the age of 82.

Bolt: Games slur reports 'nonsense'

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 10:02
Usain Bolt denies newspaper claims that he made disparaging comments about the Commonwealth Games.

US travel ban on Venezuela officials

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 09:50
The US imposes travel restrictions on Venezuelan government officials it says are linked to human rights abuses during recent protests.

Colombian city on alert after attack

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 04:20
After a key transmission tower was blown up in Buenaventura, leaving the Colombian port city without power, the authorities ban alcohol and weapons.

Argentina hours away from default

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 01:24
No deal is in prospect in Argentina's debt talks in New York as Wednesday night's default deadline approaches.

Argentina in denial over debt dispute

BBC Latin American News - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 17:12
Call it something else, says Argentina's president

Death threats to Amazon tribe leader

BBC Latin American News - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 13:22
One of Brazil's most prominent indigenous leaders, Davi Kopenawa of the Yanomami people, calls for police protection following a series of death threats.

Tevez stepfather freed after kidnap

BBC Latin American News - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 12:01
The stepfather of Argentine football star Carlos Tevez is freed after being kidnapped on the outskirts of Buenos Aires and held for eight hours.

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