Coronavirus pandemic

US confirmed coronavirus cases top 100,000: Live updates

Global coronavirus death toll passes 25,000, with Italy and Spain announcing almost 2,000 fatalities in just 24 hours.

US confirmed coronavirus cases top 100,000: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus crisis exposes another pandemic in Honduras: Analysts

Analysts worry corruption will exacerbate the crisis facing Honduras's already strained healthcare system.

Coronavirus crisis exposes another pandemic in Honduras: Analysts

Coronavirus pandemic

Four passengers die on board cruise ship stranded near Panama

The Zaandam, with 1,800 passengers, has been prevented from docking in several countries due to coronavirus fears.

Four passengers die on board cruise ship stranded near Panama

AJ Impact

Brazil may have to fire bond-buying 'bazooka' to curb recession

As virus crisis looms, analysts predict Brazil faces its biggest economic crash in decades, a fall of up to 6 percent.

Brazil may have to fire bond-buying 'bazooka' to curb recession

Coronavirus pandemic

Italy reports 683 more coronavirus deaths: Live updates

The death toll in Italy rose to 7,503, with 74,386 infections, as Spain's death toll surpassed China's.

Italy reports 683 more coronavirus deaths: Live updates

AJ Impact

In Argentina, coronavirus brings more economic pain

Poor Argentines were just feeling the impact of new government stimulus measures when pandemic struck.

In Argentina, coronavirus brings more economic pain

Latin America

US indicts Venezuela's Maduro on narco-terrorism charges

In rare action, US offers up to $15m reward for information leading to the arrest of Nicolas Maduro.

US indicts Venezuela's Maduro on narco-terrorism charges

Coronavirus pandemic

US coronavirus cases surge, most in world: Live updates

US reports more than 82,400 COVID-19 cases as Italy's death toll surges past 8,000.

US coronavirus cases surge, most in world: Live updates

Nicolas Maduro

Venezuela says US drug charges against Maduro show 'desperation'

Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza says US drug trafficking charges against Maduro are a 'new form of coup'.

Venezuela says US drug charges against Maduro show 'desperation'

Start Here

How do we limit the coronavirus outbreak? | Start Here

Whether you have coronavirus symptoms or not, here is what you need to know to protect as many people as possible.

Ecuador

Indigenous race into Ecuador's Amazon to escape coronavirus

Fearing repeat of history, Indigenous groups in Ecuador rush back to their territories in an attempt to escape COVID-19.

Indigenous race into Ecuador's Amazon to escape coronavirus

AJ Impact

Brazil's Bolsonaro denounces mayors over virus lockdowns

Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro have begun shutting down non-essential business to slow the spread of the virus.

Brazil's Bolsonaro denounces mayors over virus lockdowns

Opinion

Bolsonaro's COVID-19 denial will devastate vulnerable Brazilians

Brazil's president has tried to downplay the threat from coronavirus, but it is poor Brazilians who will pay the price.

Raphael Tsavkko Garcia

by Raphael Tsavkko Garcia

Raphael Tsavkko Garcia

Podcast

The price of protesting in Chile

Street protests paused as the government declares a state of catastrophe to address the spread of COVID-19.

The price of protesting in Chile

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The woman changing lives through ballet | Close Up

Amid ongoing drug gang wars in Rio's favelas, one woman is giving hope to the children of Complexo do Alemao.