- Mysterious mummy found in tomb in Peru with hands covering its face
A mummy, fully bound in ropes and with its hands covering its face, has been discovered in an underground tomb in Peru.Archaeologists from the National University of San Marcos found the mummy in good condition in ...
New Zealand Herald. Tue, 30 Nov 2021 12:53:40 +1200.
- Brazilian cops arrest mother who stabbed her daughter and dumped her in a river where she drowned
Authorities in Brazil apprehended Karine Minuto in connection to the death of her three-year-daughter Manoela Minuto Aguiar, who she confessed to stabbing and dumping her in a river Sunday.
Daily Mail. Mon, 29 Nov 2021 23:33:59 GMT.
- Ballon d'Or: Lionel Messi wins award as best player in world football for seventh time
Paris St-Germain and Argentina forward Lionel Messi wins the Ballon d'Or - awarded to the best footballer of the year - for a seventh time.
BBC News. Mon, 29 Nov 2021 22:50:11 GMT.
- Venezuelan president accuses EU election observers of espionage
Nicolas Maduro said, that observers tried to tarnish the flawless and democratic electoral process, but failed
Tass. Mon, 29 Nov 2021 05:21:08 +0300.
- Venezuelan migrants seeking a new home in Chile
Tens of thousands of Venezuelans escaping poverty and violence at home are risking their lives to travel south to Chile.
BBC News. Mon, 29 Nov 2021 00:04:34 GMT.
- Archaeologists unearth mummy in Peru estimated to be over 800 years old
A mummy estimated to be around 800 years old has been discovered on Peru's central coast.
Sky News. Sat, 27 Nov 2021 20:49:00 +0000.
- Archaeologists find 800-year old mummy in Peru
The remains were of a person from a culture that developed between the coast and mountains.
Straits Times. Sat, 27 Nov 2021 09:31:29 +0800.
- ViacomCBS (VIAC) Buys Majority Stake in Disney Properties
ViacomCBS' (VIAC) acquisition of Fox TeleColombia and Estudios TeleMexico will help it cater to higher demand for Spanish content in Latin America.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 26 Nov 2021 19:38:00 GMT.
- Carlos Arthur Nuzman, Who Brought Olympics to Brazil, Convicted of Bribery
Carlos Arthur Nuzman was found guilty after a trial that featured claims of rigged votes, gold bars and at least $2 million in payoffs to top sports officials.
Tariq Panja. New York Times. Fri, 26 Nov 2021 19:24:05 +0000.
- Ex-head of Brazil Olympic committee sentenced to 30 years in jail
Carlos Arthur Nuzman was allegedly part of group that bought votes in bid for Rio de Janeiro to host 2016 Olympic Games.
Al Jazeera. Fri, 26 Nov 2021 12:05:14 +0000.
- Former Brazil Olympic supremo gets 30 years in jail for buying votes for Rio Games
Carlos Nuzman has been found guilty of corruption and other crimes. A former Rio governor and two other officials have also been sentenced.
Sydney Morning Herald. Fri, 26 Nov 2021 18:30:15 +1100.
- Brazil receives series-production F-39 Gripen fighters
The Brazilian Air Force (FAB) has achieved a major milestone in the ambitious and complex effort to modernise its air combat capability with the formal receipt of ...
Janes 360. Thu, 25 Nov 2021 12:35:53 Z.
- Rubio: Dropping FARC from terrorist list threatens Colombians, US security
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) on Wednesday said that removing the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, from the list of Foreign Terrorist Organizations (FTO) would threaten Colombians and U.S. ...
Mychael Schnell. The Hill. Wed, 24 Nov 2021 15:10:01 +0000.
- Republicans question lifting Columbian rebel group FARC's terrorism designation
The Biden administration is facing criticism over reports that the United States government is preparing to remove the Colombian rebel group FARC from its list of foreign terrorist organization.
Andrew Miller. Fox News. Wed, 24 Nov 2021 01:28:12 GMT.
- Getting in step with the music, magic of Disney's latest animated adventure 'Encanto'
Disney's "Encanto" introduces us to a loving, magical yet dysfunctional Colombian family and their mystical home, with a talented cast performing catchy tunes by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Kabc. ABC News. Wed, 24 Nov 2021 01:27:38 +0000.
- Growing Food To Heal The Planet
Social entrepreneurs in Brazil and the Netherlands on better ways to grow our food.
By Ashoka, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 22 Nov 2021 11:38:50 -0500.
- Delta Air Lines and LATAM Group Expand Codeshares and Improve Connectivity Between North and South America
The expansion adds more than 20 U.S.-South America routes plus connections to a broad range of domestic and regional destinations from their hubs in Atlanta, New York, Los Angeles, Santiago, Lima, Bogota, and São Paulo.
Travel Industry Wire. 2021-11-15 17:25:58 EST.
- Chile's desert dumping ground for fast fashion leftovers
- Ancient Meteorite May Have Created Large Patches of Glittering Glass in South American Desert
An exploding comet may have transformed the sandy landscape into pieces of black and green twisted minerals
Smithsonian. Mon, 08 Nov 2021 21:42:48 +0000.
- Blinken Makes Push for Democracy in South America
Antony Blinken is making a major push for democracy on his first journey to South America as U.S. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 20 Oct 2021 22:06:00 -0400.