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Barcelona 5-1 Sevilla

BBC Latin American News - 3 hours 1 min ago
Barcelona's Lionel Messi becomes the Spanish league's all-time top scorer with a hat-trick against Sevilla.

Colombia general 'free next week'

BBC Latin American News - 8 hours 22 min ago
Colombia's Farc rebels will release five captives, including Gen Ruben Dario Alzate, next week, President Juan Manuel Santos says.

VIDEO: Street pole-dancing in Buenos Aires

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 20:10
Pole-dancers have been practising in the streets in Buenos Aires ahead of the South American Pole-Dancing Championships, which start on Saturday.

Mexico vows action on rule of law

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 20:05
Mexico's government vows to take action on the rule of law and restore credibility in institutions, after the disappearance of 43 students.

VIDEO: 'Dialogue' needed in Mexico

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 19:32
The Mexican government says it needs to do more to uphold the rule of law in the country, following weeks of nationwide protests over the disappearance of 43 students in September.

Obama defends immigration reform

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 16:22
US President Barack Obama vows to press for further immigration reform, as Republicans condemn his use of executive powers on the issue.

Chilean colonels jailed for torture

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 12:02
Two retired Chilean colonels - Ramon Caceres and Edgar Cevallos - are jailed for torturing the father of President Michelle Bachelet in 1973.

Britain objects to Falklands signs

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 10:31
The UK criticises an Argentine law requiring public transport vehicles to carry signs declaring the country's sovereignty claim over the Falkland Islands.

Mexico students 'tired of living in fear'

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 09:47
Why young Mexicans are tired of living in fear

Republicans savage immigration plan

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 09:27
President Barack Obama's use of executive powers to give more than four million undocumented migrants work permits "damages the presidency" says a Republican leader.

Cuba profile

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 07:26
Provides an overview, basic information and key events for this Caribbean island nation

Nicaragua profile

BBC Latin American News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 05:23
Provides an overview of Nicaragua, including key events and facts for this South American country.

VIDEO: Violence flares on Mexico streets

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 19:43
There have been clashes between protesters and police in Mexico City, as mass protests take place over the disappearance of 43 students.

December start for Nicaragua canal

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 19:04
Nicaragua says construction of its $50bn inter-oceanic canal will begin next month after feasibility studies are approved.

Scandal strains Brazil's giant Petrobras

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 17:32
The mammoth corruption scandal surrounding Brazil's oil colossus Petrobras

Obama offer to 5m illegal migrants

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 16:01
Nearly five million people living illegally in the US can escape deportation under sweeping changes to be unveiled by President Barack Obama.

Big protests due over Mexico missing

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 05:38
Mass protests are expected across Mexico for 43 missing students, whom the authorities say were murdered by a drugs gang.

VIDEO: Child labour controversy in Bolivia

BBC Latin American News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 03:05
Earlier this year a highly controversial law was passed in Bolivia allowing children as young as ten to work.

Colombia general 'released soon'

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 18:31
Colombia's Farc rebels reach an agreement with the government over the conditions necessary for releasing an army general and four others.

Chile political prisoners get $7.5m

BBC Latin American News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 17:30
A Chilean court orders the state to pay millions of dollars to a group of former political prisoners held on an isolated island during military rule.

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