Trump administration expected to announce plan to detain migrant children longer: ABC

FILE PHOTO: Children walk inside an enclosure, where they are being held by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), after crossing the border between Mexico and the United States... Read more »

Chilean priest who is uncle of president probed in alleged child sex abuse

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – The Vatican has launched an investigation into an allegation that a retired archbishop and uncle of Chilean President Sebastian Pinera sexually abused a child more than... Read more »

Senator Graham, close Trump ally, joins opponents to planned U.S. foreign aid cuts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senator Lindsey Graham and Representative Hal Rogers urged President Donald Trump on Friday to drop planned “sweeping and indiscriminate” foreign aid cuts, joining a chorus of... Read more »

Argentina Treasury minister resigns, says ‘significant renewal’ needed amid economic crisis

FILE PHOTO: Argentina’s Treasury Minister Nicolas Dujovne gestures during a news conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina April 22, 2019. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina´s Treasury Minister Nicolas... Read more »

Bomb, illegal valves damage Colombia’s Transandino pipeline

BOGOTA (Reuters) – A bomb and two illegal valves have damaged sections of Colombia’s Transandino pipeline, state-run oil company Ecopetrol said on Saturday. The two valves, installed to steal... Read more »

Mexican government will keep investing in Pemex – president

MEXICO CITY, Aug 16 (Reuters) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday that his government would keep investing in troubled state oil company Pemex, which is... Read more »

Retrial to resume of Salvadoran woman on homicide charge after delivering stillborn son

Evelyn Hernandez, who was sentenced to 30 years in prison for a suspected abortion, arrives for a hearing in Ciudad Delgado, El Salvador August 15, 2019. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas CIUDAD... Read more »

Venus stuns holder Bertens in Cincinnati, Serena withdraws

(Reuters) – Former world number one Venus Williams, playing what she called “smart” tennis, beat defending champion Kiki Bertens 6-3 3-6 7-6(4) in the second round of the Cincinnati... Read more »

UPDATE 1-Chile’s LATAM Airlines posts $63M loss, dragged by Argentina recession

(Adds details from earnings report) Aug 13 (Reuters) – Chile’s LATAM Airlines Group, South America’s largest airline, posted a narrower loss of $63 million in the second quarter, boosted... Read more »

UPDATE 1-Brazil retailer Magazine Luiza Q2 profit jumps 175%

(Adds details, context and recent share performance) By Gabriela Mello SAO PAULO, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Magazine Luiza SA said on Monday its second-quarter... Read more »