A routine traffic stop by WA Police has led to the recapture of an alleged South American drug importer, who has been on the run from Queensland for ten years.
Excess flooding is hampering the rescue of ten miners who became trapped in a coal mine in Mexico almost two weeks ago.
Alberto Fajardo and Daina Beth Solomon
A deadly fire at Cuba's largest oil port has spread to a third tank in a disaster that has big implications for the island's already strained fuel supply.
Marc Frank and Nelson Acosta
Mexican leader Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has called Julian Assange ‘the best journalist of our time’ and that his country would open its doors to him.
Raul Cortes Fernandez
Chilean President Gabriel Boric is working from home because of side effects from a fourth dose of the coronavirus vaccine, officials say.
An armed dispute between small-scale miners has left at least 14 people dead and 10 missing in a remote gold-mining town in southern Peru.
The two-year-old daughter of an Australian woman missing in Mexico has arrived in Queensland with emotional pictures released.
Mexican authorities are searching for missing Australian woman Tahnee Shanks, whose two-year-old daughter Adelynn was found alone on the streets of Cancun.
A two-year-old Australian girl was found wandering the streets in Cancun, with a desperate search now on to find her Queensland mother.
Mexico's foreign minister has accused neighbouring Texas of ‘extortion’ over enhanced security measures at the US border.
The President of Brazil will spend the night in hospital having been admitted with abdominal discomfort, the latest complication from a stabbing in 2018.
At least 20 people have been killed and dozens more injured when a bus plunged into a ravine in Peru, after the driver reportedly lost control.
Australia has reported a record number of COVID cases, joining countries across the world in their scramble to contain the virus amid uncertainty about the seriousness of the Omicron variant.
Barbados has become a republic nearly 400 years after the first English ship arrived at the Caribbean island and claimed it for King James I in 1625.
Guy Faulconbridge and Brian Ellsworth
An event in Ecuador aimed at eliminating gender-based violence has sparked controversy after the nation's first lady said women are ‘only victims of ourselves’.
A convicted Australian drug smuggler has revealed the secret details of her third proposal.
A Guantanamo Bay prisoner has for the first time described the brutal CIA interrogation he underwent, including horrific techniques the CIA long sought to keep secret.
Brazil's health minister has tested positive for COVID-19 after appearing with President Jair Bolsonaro the United Nations General Assembly.
Haiti's prime minister has spoken publicly about alleged calls between him and a key suspect in the slaying of President Jovenel Moise.
A 41-year-old Spanish national has been arrested after Colombian authorities seized more than 35kg of cocaine bound for Australia.
A 7.0 magnitude earthquake has struck 18 kilometres northeast of the resort of Acapulco in Mexico, with the first death reported.
At least 17 people have died after torrential rain suddenly flooded a hospital about 100km of Mexico City.
Sharay Angulo, Lizbeth Diaz and Miguel Angel Gutierrez
Brazilian viper venom may become a tool in the fight against coronavirus, a study has shown.
A coach has driven off the road in central Peru and plunged 200m, killing at least 29 people, local media says.
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