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Young activist, ex-military man latest killed in Venezuela

Sun, 28 May 2017 19:54:26 GMT2017-05-28T19:54:26Z

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- A 20-year-old man from the opposition Popular Will Party on Sunday became the most recent person to die in a wave of anti-government protests held almost daily since the end of March, Venezuelan authorities said. A former military man died in a separate incident on Saturday when he was attacked by a group of people in another part of the country in a continuing wave of violence sparked by ongoing protests....

37 people killed this year in land conflicts in Brazil

Sat, 27 May 2017 20:17:31 GMT2017-05-27T20:17:31Z

SAO PAULO (AP) -- A leading Brazilian news outlet says nearly 40 people have been killed in land conflicts since the beginning of the year in Latin America's biggest country....

Drug gangs take aim at police officers amid coca crackdown

Sat, 27 May 2017 16:31:29 GMT2017-05-27T16:31:29Z

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- With a shot to the chest, Alejandro Caro fell from his motorbike while on patrol in a small town in northern Colombia, another victim of criminal gangs who have killed 11 officers over the past month, mostly in gang-dominated regions....

Panama cuts stays for Colombians, Venezuelans, Nicaraguans

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:45:52 GMT2017-05-26T22:45:52Z

PANAMA CITY (AP) -- Panama says it's halving the maximum time for tourism visits by people from Colombia, Venezuela and Nicaragua to 90 days....

Indictment: Mexican official stashed $50 million in US

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:28:12 GMT2017-05-26T22:28:12Z

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A U.S. indictment alleges a former Mexican official stashed $50 million in illicit funds in U.S. properties and bank accounts....