Asylum Seekers

'I do not want to die': Central American exodus grows

Thousands of Hondurans wait on Mexico's border, hoping to find respite from poverty and political violence.

'I do not want to die': Central American exodus grows

Latin America

Venezuela in crisis: How did the country get here?

Al Jazeera examines how Venezuela got here, what the opposing sides say and what is expected next.

Venezuela in crisis: How did the country get here?

Human Rights

From waste to taste: Brazil's fight against food waste

Brazilians fight back against food waste by educating the youth and salvaging food.

From waste to taste: Brazil's fight against food waste

Venezuela

Venezuela says rogue officers arrested, bases under control

Authorities detain military officers who stole weapons hours after video showed an officer calling for Maduro's removal.

The Listening Post

Empty shelves, shuttered newsrooms: Media in Maduro's Venezuela

Chronic shortages of paper add a further barrier to the free flow of information in Venezuela.

Latin America

Howl at the moon: Eclipse watchers revel at Blood Wolf Moon

Best viewing of one-hour total eclipse was from North and South America with some 2.8 billion people able to see it.

Howl at the moon: Eclipse watchers revel at Blood Wolf Moon

Latin America

Colombia protests over deadliest attack in 16 years

Government blames Colombia's rebel group, the ELN, for the attack that killed 21 people, including 20 police cadets.

Latin America

Bolivia: Bus plunges into ravine, killing at least 13

Accident comes a day after another highway crash in which two buses collided head-on, killing at least 22 people.

Bolivia: Bus plunges into ravine, killing at least 13

Mexico

Dozens killed as leaking Mexico oil pipeline explodes

Health minister says death toll has risen to at least 85, with officials blaming incident on gangs of oil thieves.

Dozens killed as oil pipeline explodes in Mexico's Tlahuelilpan

Inside Story

What now for peace in Colombia?

The deadliest attack in Colombia for 15 years killed 21 people and injured dozens more.

Latin America

Colombia asks Cuba to extradite ELN rebels after bombing kills 21

Cuba sidesteps Colombia's request to extradite the rebels after Bogota blames the group for Thursday's car bombing.

Colombia asks Cuba to extradite ELN rebels after bombing kills 21

Latin America

Mexico pipeline blast kills 66: Army, police to guard pipelines

President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has ordered to shut down many petrol pipelines.

The Listening Post

Less paper, more Maduro: Venezuela's media crisis

Nicolas Maduro starts his second term as president of crisis-ridden Venezuela. Plus, political eulogies in the US media.

Latin America

'I was forced to leave': Central American caravan enters Mexico

Central Americans, some who are fleeing for second time, wait to receive humanitarian visas in Mexico.

'I was forced to leave': Central American caravan enters Mexico

Colombia

Colombia's ELN to blame for bomb attack that killed 21: Officials

Defence minister says ELN explosives expert Jose Rojas detonated his vehicle at a Bogota police academy on Thursday.

Colombia's ELN to blame for bomb attack that killed 21: Officials