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Bolivian aviation agent requests help in Brazil after crash
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The investigation into a plane crash in Colombia that left 71 dead took a surprising turn Tuesday when authorities announced that a Bolivian aviation official has sought help in neighboring Brazil....

Hearing delayed again for jailed Utah man in Venezuela
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- A Utah man jailed in Venezuela since June has had his hopes for being reunited with his family for Christmas all but dashed with the fourth postponement of a preliminary hearing....

1st Cuban migrants land in Florida since Castro's death
MIAMI (AP) -- Authorities say 13 Cuban migrants in the Florida Keys are the first to land on U.S. soil since the death of Fidel Castro....

Chopper crash in Rio flashpoint with police in 'City of God'
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Viviane Goncalves cries softly as she explains why she believes her husband was killed....

Mexico: 14 gunmen killed in shootout with police in Veracruz
XALAPA, Mexico (AP) -- Mexican police and marines have killed 14 presumed criminal gang members in a shootout in the troubled Gulf coast state of Veracruz....