Tag: Latin America and Caribbean

Ex-Ecuadorian leader Gustavo Noboa dies after brain surgery

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QUITO, Ecuador — Former President Gustavo Noboa, who restored some stability to Ecuador during a profound economic crisis that produced political turmoil at the...

McIlroy to become 1st international player on PGA Tour board

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LOS ANGELES — Rory McIlroy was on a shuttle ride back to the Liberty National clubhouse in August 2019 when he was surprised to...

Mexico rises above 2 million confirmed coronavirus cases

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MEXICO CITY — Mexico topped 2 million confirmed coronavirus cases and 175,000 deaths related to COVID-19 on Tuesday, though officials concede that the country’s...

French Caribbean fights to keep pesticide case alive

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Agricultural workers who have long sought compensation for contamination from a pesticide banned in France but used in the...

International court finds Jamaica violated rights of gays

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — An international tribunal has found that Jamaica’s government violated the rights of a gay man and a lesbian, according...

USA Basketball called Isaiah Thomas, who hopes NBA does next

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There was a day last spring when Isaiah Thomas noticed he could lift his leg without any pain. That hadn’t happened in years. ...

Venezuelan migrant dies in frigid waters of Rio Grande

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MEXICO CITY — A Venezuelan migrant died while trying to cross the frigid waters of the Rio Grande to reach the United States, Mexico’s...

Maturity and security have led to a more vocal Crystal Dunn

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Crystal Dunn is not afraid to use her voice anymore. The...

Peru’s foreign minister quits over secret vaccination

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LIMA, Peru — Peru's foreign minister resigned Sunday amid an uproar over government officials being secretly vaccinated against the coronavirus before the country recently...

Argentina’s Velez suspends players charged with sexual abuse

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Argentina's top flight soccer team Vélez Sarsfield on Tuesday suspended two players charged with sexual abuse of a woman during...