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Venezuela's socialists romp to victory in mayoral elections
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Venezuela's ruling socialists swept nearly all the races for mayors across the country, and President Nicolas Maduro is now threatening to ban key opposition parties from future elections in the oil-rich country wracked by economic crisis....

Honduras' electoral court finds results 'consistent'
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) -- Honduras' electoral court finished a hand recount of votes in nearly 5,000 ballot boxes Sunday, saying results were "extremely consistent" with original data for the presidential election two weeks earlier despite delays, irregularities and allegations of fraud leveled by the main opposition candidate challenging President Juan Orlando Hernandez....

The Latest: Early returns say socialists sweep big cities
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- The latest on mayoral elections in Venezuela (all times local):...

Venezuela's ruling socialist party sweeps major cities, according to early results in mayoral elections
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Venezuela's ruling socialist party sweeps major cities, according to early results in mayoral elections....

Pablo Escobar's hit man Popeye accused of violating parole
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- Colombian authorities are seeking to re-arrest a former hit man for late drug lord Pablo Escobar for violating his parole after he was caught partying with a major trafficker wanted by the U.S., prosecutors said Saturday....