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Argentina's president suffers fractured ankle
BUENO AIRES (AP) -- Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has suffered a fracture in her left ankle, the latest in a series of health setbacks....

US mission in Havana to become embassy amid thaw
HAVANA (AP) -- A half-century after Washington severed relations with Cuba, the United States' seven-story mission looms over Havana's seaside Malecon boulevard as the largest diplomatic outpost in the country....

FARC says it has freed Colombian soldier
HAVANA (AP) -- Latin America's oldest and strongest rebel group said Friday that it had released a soldier who was captured earlier this month....

Third priest killed in dangerous southern Mexico
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A priest was found dead of a gunshot wound to the head, his diocese said Friday, marking the latest in series of abductions, attacks and highway robberies against Roman Catholic clerics in an area of southern Guerrero state dominated by drug cartels....

Haiti political veteran nominated as next prime minister
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) -- A former mayor of Port-au-Prince and presidential candidate was nominated Thursday to be the next prime minister amid an ongoing standoff with parliament that has stalled legislative elections....