Mexican authorities have detained a former official of President Enrique Pena Nieto’s Institutional Revolutionary Party in a corruption case involving a now-fugitive ex-governor.
A heavy construction vehicle plunged onto a congested road outside the Mexican capital Wednesday, killing two people and injuring six more.
A soccer player for Paraguay’s national team who’s wanted for alleged sexual assault against an underage girl in Argentina has been detained in Mexico.
The family of an Australian woman fatally shot by a police officer in the United States in July has demanded a more rigorous probe into the incident after a Minnesota prosecutor cast doubts on the initial investigation.
President Donald Trump threatened Wednesday to cut off U.S. funding to countries that support a resolution criticizing his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
Three of Venezuela’s most influential opposition parties have effectively been stripped of the right to participate in next year’s presidential election.
International condemnation is rolling in over the murder of a journalist in Mexico’s Veracruz state, the latest in a wave of killings seen as a crisis for freedom of expression in the country.
A federal tax reform bill is outraging officials in Puerto Rico who say it threatens to crush the backbone of the island’s economy when they need help recovering from Hurricane Maria.
Israel is intensively lobbying countries around the world to oppose a U.N. resolution criticizing President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Israeli officials said Wednesday.
Canada’s federal ethics commissioner has concluded Prime Minister Justin Trudeau violated conflict of interest rules when he vacationed last Christmas at the private Bahamian island owned by the Aga Khan.
The latest on a tour bus crash in eastern Mexico (all times local): 12:05 p.m.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva says he’s not worried about an upcoming decision over a corruption conviction and that he will remain a presidential candidate until officially barred.
Royal Caribbean cruise ship passengers were being transported to the Chacchoben Ruins in Costa Maya, which is along the eastern coast of Mexico, when the bus overturned.
Canadian officials are confirming that one of their citizens was among the tourists killed in a bus crash in Mexico.
The Latest on developments related to the U.S. recognition of the contested city of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital (all times local): 3 p.m. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has arrived in Saudi Arabia for talks with King Salman and his heir, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, following a U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says he will travel to New York with his Palestinian counterpart to attend the U.N. General Assembly vote seeking to reject President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
The Latest on the death of Cardinal Bernard Law, the disgraced former archbishop of Boston who was a central figure in the clergy sex abuse scandal.
The rogue Venezuelan cop who staged an attack earlier this year on two government buildings in Caracas with a stolen helicopter has surfaced again.
They’ve been tossed over fences, tied to gates and even left with a $20 bill under their collar.
Mexico has sent one of the top alleged traffickers for the powerful Sinaloa drug cartel — a close associate to drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman — to the U.S. to face charges.